Calendar of Events

February 2015

Feb 15

Free Tax Help

Friday 01/27/2015 - 04/15/2015
The city of Chicago offers free, confidential tax help at locations across Chicago from late January through mid-april Federal and Illinois tax return preparation and e-file are offered free of charge by the City's two partner nonprofits, the Center for Economic Progress and Ladder Up, which annually prepare thousands of returns with thelp of trained volunteers.
Families earning up to $50,000 annually
Individuals earning up to $25,000 annually
Taxpayers that need to file an amended return (i.e. make corrections to a submitted return) or that need to file tax returns for previous years (2011-2013) are encouraged to visit a tax site in March
Social Security cards or Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITINs) for yourself, your spouse, and everyone else that appears on your tax return
Photo identification
All 2014 tax documents (W-2, 1099 forms)
Bank account and routing numbers
Proof of health insurance coverage (i.e. Form 1095-A, private/employer insurance information) or Certificate of Exemption
Copy of your second or final property tax bill paid in 2014
Records of college-related expenses
Copy of your 2013 tax return
Wilbur Wright College
Fridays 10AM-4PM/Feb 6-April 10
Saturdays/9AM-12PM/Jan 24-April 11
Closed April 3 and April 4

Tax Prep Chicago

Feb 15

St. Mary of Providence Pasta Fest

Sunday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Food, Raffles and Music
Adults - $12.00
Children under 4 - $8.00
St. Mary of Providence
4200 N. Austin Ave.
Gymnasium Building - corner of Austin & Cullom
Tickets Sold in Advance and at the Door
For further inquires and Ticket Information call

Feb 17

Mardi Gras at Oak Street Health

Tuesday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
You're invited to our Mardi Gras Party!Join us for refreshments, games and more!
Oak Street Health
4848 W. Irving Park Road
Csll to RSVP - 312-733-3374

Feb 20

St. Edward Family Reading Night

Friday 7:00 PM
St. Edward Family Reading Night will be held on Friday, February 20th at 7PM in Buckley Hall, 4447 N. Lowell. Come spend an evening reading with your family! Please RSVP at [email protected]

Feb 24

Lap Sits

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parents and children 3 years old and under welcome.
Lapsits - The fourth Tuesday of the month.
Literacy-based group encounters provide you and your child a wonderful experience together. The primary goal is for you to interact with each other, although you will also enjoy the time with other families. Topic for the month is "Bedtime".
Please RSVP no later than 3pm on day before the class. Class closes 15 minutes after scheduled start time. Please be prompt.
Questions call 773-205-3637
Maryville Crisis Nursery
4015 N. Oak Park Ave., Building B
24 hour helpline:773-205-3637

Feb 24

Mental Health Commitment Hearings

Tuesday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Free Senior Enrichment Seminars being presented by the Cook County Elder Justice Center.
Location: Courtroom 2005 - 20th Floor
The Richard J. Daley Center
50 West Washington Street
Chicago, Illinois

Further information regarding the Cook County Elder Justice Center and announcements of upcoming seminars can be viewed at
Cook County Court

April 2015

Apr 18

The Chicago Bungalow and Vintage Home Expo North

Saturday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Chicago Bungalow and Vintage Home Expo North - Chicago's largest and most popular home restoration, preservation and sustainable renovation expo - is now open for registration.
McFetridge Sports Center
3843 N California Ave, 60618

To RSVP at no cost, please click