Forest Park Fall Fest
Saturday, Sept. 9, 2 – 6 p.m., Park District Front Lawn
Fall fun with live entertainment, hip-hop with Mr. Sidney, games, splash pad, food, crafts, bounce house, gaga pit and bingo. 7501 Harrison St., Forest Park.
Join us at Roos Recreational Center for a rousing kick-off concert with The Hat Guys from 2 – 3:30 p.m., followed by Serendipity at 4 – 5:30 p.m. 7329 Harrison St., Forest Park.
Saturday, Sept. 9, 2 – 4 p.m., Fraternal Order of Eagles
Join the Forest Park Fraternal Order of Eagles post# 1344 for an afternoon of Bingo. 446 Hannah, Forest Park.
Oak Park Oktoberfest
Saturday, Sept. 9, 2-10 p.m., Ascension Catholic Church
The summerfest season isn’t over yet. This outdoor celebration features German food, free kids activities, a 5 p.m. mass, a beer tent, plus live music from Major Climb, Dig Engine and Later Hoz’n. 808 S. East Ave., Oak Park.
Saturday, September 9, 6:30 p.m., Exit Strategy Brewing Company
Live music from folk singer/songwriter Storm backed by Ed Sullivan (bass), Ray Holdsworth (drums/vocals), and Richard Raskin (guitar). 7700 Madison St., Forest Park.
Back-To-School Themed Playgroup
Friday, Sept. 8, 10:30 a.m., Park District Of Forest Park
Rebecca Pries hosts this playgroup, devoted to making new friends and learning new things. 7501 Harrison St., Forest Park.
Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6:30 p.m., Forest Park Middle School
The Forest Park PTO is a volunteer organization made up of parents, teachers, administrators, and support staff who are all dedicated to the successful education of children. The PTO works hard to help make the school year both enjoyable and exciting for all the students, teachers and parents of the entire Forest Park School District. Everyone is welcome to attend the PTO meetings and volunteer for various committees and events. 925 Beloit Ave., Forest Park.
Fall Storytime Concert with Miss Katie
Friday Sept. 8, 11 a.m., Forest Park Public Library
Old Town School of Folk Music teacher and performer Miss Katie sings us into our fall session of storytimes. Designed for ages 6 and younger and their families. 7555 Jackson Blvd., Forest Park.