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CAREGIVERS CONNECTING - June 16

Are you caring for an older friend, relative or neighbor?

Wednesday, June 16 - Starts at 10 AM - Staying connected an involved is more important than ever. Our monthly support group gives you a chance to talk with others in similar situations, share experiences, advice and words of encouragement. Dial in on your phone or visit by video with a computer. This event is free.

WHEN? Caregivers Connecting suppor t group meets the third Wednesday of the month.

WHERE? Remotely via Zoom or dial in by phone. Zoom link will be provided following registration. Registration required: Contact Catherine at 708-274-0052 or e-mail cstowers@pathlights.org.

Sponsored by Pathlights formerly known as PLOWS Council on Aging

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BROTHER RICE "I HATE WRITING ESSAYS" SUMMER CAMPS - June 21-25

If you hate writing, but know that you need to write better essays, sign up for the “I Hate Writing Essays” summer camp.

Brother Rice freshman English teacher Becky Pacetti will show you how to write essays without all the pain and procrastination. Camp will be held Monday-Friday, June 21-25, from 10:30 to 11:45 AM. This camp is coed and open to 6th-8th graders.

See the Brother Rice website for more information: www.brotherrice.org/event/summer-camps.

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WOMEN'S MONTHLY MORNING OF REFLECTION - June 30

“Growing in Grace and Holiness” - Wednesday, June 30 from 10 AM to 1:30 PM

Includes prayer, meditation, and time for sharing. Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be served. $30 donation requested. If there are 6 or less guests, we will be at the House of Prayer, 13820 Main Street, Lemont. If there are more than 6 guests, we will be at the Mount Assisi Center (former high school), 13860 Main Street, Lemont.

Please RSVP by FRIDAY, June 25 to Carrie Peters 630-257-7844 ext 223 or carriepeters2@sbcglobal.net.

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT ALVERNIA MANOR SENIOR LIVING - Ongoing

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ST. RITA GRADE SCHOOL CAMPS - June, July and August 2021

St. Rita High School will be holding over a dozen grade school camps for boys and girls this summer in June, July and August. Camps range from sports, to academics and a new Drone and Robotics Camp as well.

Registration is open and can be found at www.stritahs.com/summer-camps.

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25TH ANNUAL GOLF ON THE HILL - August 2

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MARIST HIGH SCHOOL REUNIONS - August 21

Marist High School will hold reunions for the classes of 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011, and 2016 on Saturday, August 21.

The event will take place in the school’s Red & White Stadium. Mass will be celebrated by Rev. Ryan Brady ‘01 at 5 pm followed by the reunion from 6 to 10 pm.

The cost is $50 per person which includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine, and soft drinks.

Register at www.marist.net.

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CLASS OF 1970 REUNION OF QUEEN OF PEACE HIGH SCHOOL - September 25

The Class of 1970 of Queen of Peace High School is planning a reunion for September 25, 2021 at St. Laurence High School.

Contact Patricia Bidinger at bidingerpatrice006@gmail.com for further details.

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LUNCH TO GO! - MEALS ON WHEELS - Thursday Mornings

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VOLUNTEER MEAL DELIVERY DRIVERS NEEDED - Ongoing

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THE WOMEN'S CENTER - Ongoing Request

In our nation approximately 1 million abortions are performed each year. The aborted babies aren’t the only victims. Their mothers, who in many cases were pressured into the abortion, are also victims. Sooner or later, they experience horrible grief and depression. At the Women’s Centers we try to enable women struggling with problem pregnancies to give birth and save them from grieving later.

SEEKING FAMILY ROOM DONATIONS - We need diapers in sizes 4, 5, and 6; pull-ups in sizes 4, 5, 6; boys and girls sleepers sizes 9 to 12 months; receiving blankets, new pacifier s, baby wipes, baby shampoo, and lotion. For more information, please call at773-794-1313.

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WORK OPPORTUNITIES AT ALVERNIA MANOR SENIOR LIVING - Ongoing

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OAK LAWN PUBLIC LIBRARY - VIRTUAL BOOK DISCUSSIONS - Ongoing

Book discussions will be held virtually on Google Meet. You can join via computer or phone; check the online program calendar for each link / phone number. No registration necessary, and no Google account necessary. We welcome anyone who wants to talk about books. Copies of each title are available four weeks before each discussion. Many titles are available in large print, audio and downloadable versions.

For more information, please call 708-422-4990, visit www.olpl.org, or use the Ask a Librarian feature on our website.

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CORAZÓN A CORAZÓN - Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity

Corazón a Corazón, a sponsored ministry of the School Sisters of Notre Dame offering one-on-one ESL classes for adults, is in need of volunteers. Currently, Corazón has a waiting list of learners. Adults wanting to take advantage of these individualized lessons, so they will be able to participate more fully in society, must wait until someone like YOU steps up and says, “Here I am, send me.”

Please call us at 708-377-7761 or email us at
mpimentel@corazon-chicago.org to see how YOU can make a difference.

You will not need to know Spanish and training will be provided. Please help! You will be surprised at how good it will make you feel and how rewarding this ministry really is!

Call or come see us for the chance to give as you have been given.
12731 S. Wood St. in Blue Island, IL - 708-377-7761 - www.corazon-chicago.org

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KNITTING AND MORE! - Thursday Mornings

Join us at Worth Township for fun conversation and good company while working on your favorite stitching project. Share tips, get new ideas and enjoy a cup of coffee. Knitting, Plastic Canvas, Crochet, Embroidery, Cross Stitch, Latch Hook.

Thursday Mornings from 9 to 11 am. Located at Worth Township, 11601 S. Pulaski in Alsip. For more information call the Senior Room at 708-371-2900 ext. 28.

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AUTISM ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM - Ongoing Program

St. Coletta’s of Illinois (aka the Kennedy School) in Tinley Park now has an Autism Engagement Program. It provides structured, meaningful tasks on a daily schedule tailored to each individual.

Activities include Life Skills, Art Exploration, Sensory Engagement, Gym/Fitness and Community Outings each weekday from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm.

If interested call social worker Heather Benedick at 708-342-5200.

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ALZHEIMER'S FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS - 1st Tuesday of each Month

On the first Tuesday of each month a support group, for family members caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, will meet at the Oak Lawn Library from 7 to 8 pm.

Please contact Terry Schultz, support group facilitator, at 708-636-7993 or tms.schultz@gmail.com with any questions.

Come learn more about Alzheimer’s Disease and how together we can better manage the difficult role of caregiver.

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ALZHEIMER’S & DEMENTIA FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP - 2nd Tuesday of each Month

FREE MONTHLY EVENT
2nd Tuesday of each Month from 6 to 7 pm
EVENT HELD AT GRACE POINT PLACE
5701 W. 101st STREET IN OAK LAWN, IL

Build a support system with people who understand. This is for anyone who cares for a person with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. Come exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and solutions. Share feelings and concerns, and talk through issues to find coping strategies. PLEASE RSVP!

Contact Meredith Morris at 708-290-3255 or mmorris@anthemmemorycare.com.

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BY THE HAND: BRINGING THE LIBRARY TO YOU - Ongoing Service

By the Hand is a free delivery service of Oak Lawn Library materials for Oak Lawn residents of any age who are unable to visit the building due to temporary or long-term physical impairments or mental health challenges. Patrons may also request items to be picked up by family, friends or caregivers.

For more information or to sign-up, call at 708-422-4990.

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SUNDAY TV MASS FOR THE HOMEBOUND - Ongoing Event

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KNIGHTS OF THE HOLY EUCHARIST - Ongoing Event

Attention, single Catholic men 18-30!!!

The Knights of the Holy Eucharist, a community of consecrated brothers dedicated to fostering reverent devotion to Our Eucharistic Lord, invite you to discern your vocation at their House of Formation, located at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Hanceville, Alabama.

To learn more contact: www.knights.org or email: knightsinfo@gmail.com.

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