Batty about bats
Saturday, Oct. 1, 1:30 p.m., Trailside Museum of Natural History
Learn all about our native bats and their interesting behavior.
Ages 10 & up. Free, registration required. Call or email: 708-366-6530, email@example.com. 738 Thatcher Ave., River Forest
The Odd Creature Show
Saturday, Oct. 1, 6 p.m., Outta Space
This combination art gallery and rock show features the paintings of Aaron Mitchell and the music of Dirty Green, Royal Son Of A Guns, and Maggie D. $10, 6840 32nd St., Berwyn.
The Life-Changing Magic Of Organizing Your Projects
Monday, Oct. 3, 7-8 p.m., Forest Park Public Library
Forest Park resident Burhan Syed teaches the basics of project management, stressing the ability to get projects done. Contact the library for registration info.
Fall Kitchen Series with Kristyn Slick: Perfectly Pumpkin
Tuesday, Oct, 4, 6:30-8 p.m., Forest Park Public Library
Krystin Slick demonstrates how pumpkins can enhance many a meal, from cookies to pasta. If you’d like to cook along with Krystin, recipes will be e-mailed to registered patrons. Contact the library for registration info.
The Real Pretenders
Friday, Sept. 30, 7 p.m., FitzGerald’s
This local band, featuring the vocals of Naomi Ashley, plays songs made famous by the Pretenders. 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn.
Create Your Own Spooky Horror Story!
Monday, Oct. 3, 4-5 p.m., Forest Park Public Library
This online event teaches you how to create your own spooky Halloween stories. Designed for ages 11-13. Register with the library for the special Zoom link.