On Wednesday, December 14 the Wrightwood-Ashburn Library, 8530 S. Kedzie Ave., Chicago, will host the “Holiday Bingo for Adults”. The fun starts at 6:00 p.m. and is filled with a evening of bingo, prizes and refreshments.
Archer Heights Library, 5055 S. Archer Ave., Chicago, in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository, will continue to host a food drive until Friday, December 16th. Patrons and residents are asked to fill paper bags with imperishable/canned food and place them in a barrel located in the library lobby during library hours. More information may be obtained by calling (312) 747-9241.
St. Turibus on the corner of 57th St. and Karlov will host a Ho Ho Ho Bingo Christmas Party Special on December 18th, doors open at 4:00 p.m., bingo starts at 6:00 p.m. There will be free gifts for all and one lucky winner can walk away with the World’s Largest Christmas Stocking.
On Monday, December 19th, Santa Claus visits the Wrightwood-Ashburn Library, 8530 S. Kedzie Ave., Chicago, and invite neighbors to come have their picture taken with him starting at 5:30 p.m. Residents are also asked to partake in creating a Christmas craft project and story telling. Call the library at (312) 747-2696 or visit the branch to RSVP for either program.
Friday, December 16th brings residents a holiday party for children ages 3 to 10 of age at the Bettenhausen Recreation Center, 8125 W. 171st St., Tinley Park, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Admission is $12 for Tinley Park residents and $18 for nonresidents.
In Burbank, residents are invited to have Breakfast with Santa from 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. on Saturday, December 17th. Resident can enjoy a pancake breakfast and picture taking at the Newcastle Park Recreation Center, 8050 S. Newcastle Ave., in Burbank. Tickets are $10 for children, $5 for adults and free for children age 1 and younger.