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‘Groovy,’ a musical comedy

On Friday, May 5 at 7 p.m., St. Bernardine’s eighth grade is putting on Groovy, a musical comedy about the 60s, in the St. Bernardine School Hall. Call 366-6890 for information.

Plant and flower sale

St. Bernardine is having a plant and flower sale in the school hall from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 14. For information call 366-0839.

St. Bernardine Day

The St. Bernardine Day celebration, from noon till 7 p.m. on May 21, will include food, games, entertainment and a raffle. Call 366-0839 for information.

CROP Hunger Walk

Registration for the CROP Hunger Walk on May 7 begins at 1 p.m. at Pilgrim Church on Lake Street in Oak Park. To participate or pledge call First United at 771-8456, St. John at 366-3226 or St. Paul’s at 366-0058.

Mother-daughter bangquet

First United Church of Christ is holding a mother-daughter banquet on Saturday, May 13, at 11:30 a.m. Call 771-8456 for information.

Spaghetti dinner

A spaghetti dinner at First United Church of Christ is being held on May 21 to raise money for the group going to Biloxi, Mississippi in August to work on a Habitat for Humanity project. For information call 771-8456.

 

Mothers’ day service

New Harvest Christian Fellowship is having a special Mothers’ Day Service on May 14 beginning at 1:30 p.m. Call 788-2025 for information.

Prime timers

St. Luke Catholic Church invites seniors to their Prime Timers group which meets biweekly from noon till 3:00 pm. Participants bring their own lunch, play cards and dominoes and cathc up on the latest new. For information call 366-5279.

Flowers for Mothers’ Day

The St. Luke youth group will be selling flowers for Mothers Day before and after all Masses on May 13-14. Call 772-8250 ex. 22 for information.

Celebrate Jesus Coffeehouse

The St. John Praise Team will be the featured artists at the Celebrate Jesus Coffeehouse in the St. John gym on Saturday, May 20, starting at 7:30 pm. Call 366-3226 for information.

Ascension Day workshop

The Ascension Day worship service at St. John on May 25 at 7:00 pm will welcome the members of St. Paul in Melrose Park and will feature the adult choir, the school choir, the handbell choirs and the Praise Team. A reception will follow worship. Call 366-3226 for information.

Hike for life

Members of Forest Park Baptist Church will be participating in the Hike for Life in Chicago on Saturday, May 20. Call 366-3969 for information.

“Compiled by Tom Holmes