Author Discussion & Signing with David Hagerty
Join author David Hagerty for a discussion and signing of his latest work, They Tell Me You Are Brutal, a novel inspired by the Tylenol killings in 1982 and features a main character whose daughter is murdered weeks before he’s elected governor. Talk starts at 2 p.m. on March 31 at Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 Madison St.
Random Acts of Kindness Storytime
Bring your kids, age 5 and under, for a little positivity at the Forest Park Public Library, courtesy of Play it Forward Kids, a community service and advocacy group. Storytime starts at 11 a.m. on March 31 at 7555 Jackson Blvd.
Free Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Screening
Loyola University Health System will be offering free screenings from 4 to 7 p.m. on April 10 at Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, 2160 S. First Ave. in Maywood.
Get answers on how to use your e-reader, tablet, smartphone and more. Attend a drop-in tech lab at 10:30 a.m. on April 3 at the Forest Park Public Library, 7555 Jackson Blvd.
Spring Break Begins
Forest Park District 91 schools start spring break March 30. Report cards are issued the day before.
As you’ve likely noticed, our Calendar has changed to Big Week. Fewer items, higher profile. If you would like your event to be featured here, please send a photo and details by noon of the Wednesday before it needs to be published. We can’t publish everything, but we’ll do our best to feature the week’s highlights.