Big Week: May 1-8

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Creativity 2 Career

 Tamekia Swint, owner of Stylez 4 Kids, a hair salon that teaches families how to care for African American hair, will talk to teens about entrepreneurship from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on May 1 at the Forest Park Public Library, 7555 Jackson Blvd.

 

Citizens Utility Bill Clinic

Experts from the Citizens Utility Board will analyze your gas, electric and phone bills for cost savings from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 2 at the Forest Park Public Library, 7555 Jackson Blvd.

 

Sensory-Friendly Family Film

Kids of all abilities and families are invited for a sensory-friendly viewing of "Hotel Transylvania 3" from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 5 at the Forest Park Public Library, 7555 Jackson Blvd.

 

Flying 4 Kids

Kids are invited to lift their kites for a group fly from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on May 5 at the Park District of Forest Park, 7501 Harrison St.

 

Author Discussion with Daniel Immerwahr

Listen to author Daniel Immerwahr read and discuss his book "How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States" from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 4 at Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 Madison St.

 

Proviso East Spring Art How 

View art made by Proviso East High School students during the Spring Art Show from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on May 1 at Proviso East, 807 S. 1st Ave. in Maywood. The show is also open on May 2 and 3 during all classes.

 

Author Discussion with Jeffrey Siger

Listen to author Jeffrey Siger read and discuss his book "The Mykonos Mob" from 7 to 9 p.m. on May 3 at Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 Madison St.

 

Oak Park Women's Exchange Spring Pop-Up 

Shop items made by local crafters of the former Oak Park Women's Exchange from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 4 at the Eagles Hall, 446 Hannah Ave. in Forest Park.

 

Author Discussion with Gail Lukasik

Listen to author Gail Lukasik read and discuss her book "White Like Her: My Family's Story of Race and Racial Passing" from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 5 at Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 Madison St.

 

 

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