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2 | April 12, 2018 | The frankfort station calendar frankfortstation.com In this week’s station Police Reports................. 7 Sound Off.....................19 Faith Briefs....................22 Puzzles..........................32 Classifieds................ 37-46 Sports...................... 47-56 The Frankfort Station ph: 708.326.9170 fx: 708.326.9179 Editor Nuria Mathog, x14 nuria@frankfortstation.com Sales director Dana Anderson, x17 d.anderson@22ndcenturymedia.com real estate sales Tricia Weber, x47 t.weber@22ndcenturymedia.com business directory Sales Kellie Tschopp, x23 k.tschopp@22ndcenturymedia.com Legal Notices Jeff Schouten, x51 j.schouten@22ndcenturymedia.com PUBLISHER Joe Coughlin 847.272.4565, x16 j.coughlin@22ndcenturymedia.com Managing Editor Bill Jones, x20 bill@opprairie.com president Andrew Nicks a.nicks@22ndcenturymedia.com EDITORIAL DESIGN DIRECTOR Nancy Burgan, x30 n.burgan@22ndcenturymedia.com 22 nd Century Media 11516 West 183rd Street Unit SW Office Condo #3 Orland Park, IL 60467 www.FrankfortStation.com Chemical- free printing on 30% recycled paper circulation inquiries circulation@22ndcenturymedia.com The Frankfort Station (USPS #25578) is published weekly by 22nd Century Media, LLC, 328 E Lincoln Hwy New Lenox, IL 60451. Periodical postage paid at New Lenox, IL and additional mailing offices. POSTMASTER: Send changes to: The Frankfort Station, 328 E Lincoln Hwy New Lenox, IL 60451 Published by www.22ndcenturymedia.com Amanda Stoll a.stoll@22ndcenturymedia.com THURSDAY Kids Garage Sale Deadline to register is April 12. The 9th Annual Kids Garage Sale will be held from 11:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 21, Puent Building/Main Park, 400 W. Nebraska St., Frankfort. The Garage Sale will be outdoors in the Puent Building parking lot. Children ages 4-15 will be able to make some money and room for new items. Parents please don’t be tempted to set your own stuff out. Children are not to be left unattended; an adult should be with them at all times. Cost for a table and advertising is $9. For more information or booth availability, call (815) 469-9400 or visit www. frankfortparks.org. Ribbon Cutting & Reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. April 12, Same Day Tees, 9525 Laraway Road, Frankfort. Join the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon cutting and reception at Same Day Tees. Ribbon Cutting & Reception 5-7 p.m. Thursday, April 12, Morgan’s Place, 9 W. Nebraska St., Frankfort. Join the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon cutting and reception at Morgan’s Place. New Children’s Museum Exhibit 5-6:30 p.m. April 12, KidsWork Children’s Museum, 11 S. White St., Frankfort. Join the Frankfort Children’s Museum to celebrate the arrival of a long awaited new exhibit. There will be a celebratory toast at 5:30 followed by light refreshments provided by Cafe Milan. Job Interview Workshop 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 12, Frankfort Public Library, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Job interviews got you nervous? At this twohour workshop, learn what to do before, during, and after an interview; the importance of appearance, punctuality, and non-verbal communication; the 5 different kinds of interviews; and the 12 most commonly asked questions. Learn how to get the variables within your control to work for you. To register, visit www.frankfortlibrary. org or call (815) 534-6173. FRIDAY St. Anthony WOW 7 p.m. April 13, Frankfort Township Building, 11000 W. Lincoln Highway, Frankfort. Join St. Anthony WOW, a non-denominational social group for widows and widowers, for a meeting, entertainment and refreshments. New faces are always welcome. For more information, call Mary at (815) 469-4351 or Bill at (708) 478-6118. SATURDAY Mandala Workshop 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 14, The Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart, the Assisi Conference Center, 9210 W. St. Francis Road, Frankfort. Lisa Brown, M.A. Creative Arts Education www.art-astherapy.com artist/workshop facilitator with Janet Aulet Maulbeck B.A. Social Work and an avid devotee of Joseph Campbell’s hero’s journey from Summit, New Jersey will present Hero’s Journey Mandala Workshop which is based upon an archetypal hero as described in Joseph Campbell’s book, The Hero Has a Thousand Faces. This workshop will help the participant understand the pattern of personal development and transformation. Campbell depicts the journey as a circle of growth when we return forever changed. Create a personal Visioning collage during this workshop using magazine images in anticipation of your next adventure to help you envision your own transformative story. A donation of $125.00 includes all art supplies and lunch. To register, call or text Karen at (708) 860-7813. Preschool Open House 9:30-11:30 a.m. April 14, Park District Administrative Building, 7540 W. Braemar Lane, Frankfort. Looking for a Preschool Program for your 3 or 4 year old? The Frankfort Square Park District will be holding their first Preschool Open House where parents can tour the classrooms and meet some of the teachers. Bring your children so they can see the environment in which they will be learning and socializing with our certified teachers. For more information, call (815) 469-3524. Orizomegami Workshop 10 a.m.-noon April 14, Frankfort Public Library, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Join artist Pam Martinez for a 2 hour introduction to Orizomegami, the ancient Japanese art of decorating papers by folding them into geometric shapes and dipping them into pools of natural dyes. No experience necessary. A non-refundable $10 art supplies fee is required and payable online at time of registration or at the Circulation Desk. All fees must be paid prior to program start time. To register, visit www.frankfortlibrary.org or call (815) 534-6173. MONDAY Design Your Own Stamps 7-8 p.m. April 16, Frankfort Public Library, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Learn how to design your own stamp on a computer. Use the Carvey (CNC Mill) to carve a design into MDFbacked linoleum. For more information and registration, visit www.frankfortlibrary. org or call (815) 534-6173. TUESDAY Meet, Greet & Network 7:30-9 a.m. April 17, Frankfort Public Library, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Join the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce for a Meet, Greet and Network event at the library. Kick for a Cure Games begin at 4 p.m. April 17, Lincoln-way East high School, 201 Colorado Ave., Frankfort. All proceeds from the 9th annual Kick for a Cure event will be donated to University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. There will be raffles for gift baskets and concessions. Cut & Sew 6-8:30 p.m. April 17, Frankfort Public Library, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Possible projects include making your own models, game pieces, replacement parts, stamps, and engravings. Staff will provide assistance with using machines and software. Registration required. For more information and registration, visit www.frankfortlibrary. org or call (815) 534-6173. WEDNESDAY Wild Wednesday 4-5 p.m. April 18, KidsWork Children’s Museum, 11 S. White St., Frankfort. Join KidsWork and The Frog Lady for an interactive visit with reptiles and amphibians including turtles, snakes, frogs and toads. Cost is $2 for members and $4 for nonmembers. For more information, call (815) 469-1199. Chamber Open House 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, 123 Kansas St., Frankfort. Join the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce for networking and refreshments with prospective chamber members. If you are considering joining, now is the time to visit. UPCOMING Pub! Grub! Network! Deadline to register is Friday, April 20. 5-8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, various locations, Frankfort. Stops this year will include Stray Bar, 17 Old Frankfort Way; Chef Klaus Bier Stube, 20827 S. LaGrange; and Trail’s Edge Brewing, 20 Kansas St. Cost is $30 for Chamber members and $40 for nonmembers. Ticket price includes transportation, appetizers, beverages, dessert and a raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize. Bring plenty of business cards to share and register early. Seats are limited for this event, which sold out in 2016 and 2017. Register at www.frankfortchamber. com. ONGOING KidsWork Day Camps Registration is open for KidsWork Children’s Museum’s summer day camps. Camps will be from 9:30 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Friday June 19-22 (Out of this World); June 26-29 (Camp KWCM!); July 3, 5 and 6 (Robot Rage); and July 10- 13 (Animal Adventure). Each day there will be outside fun, snack time, free play, story time , crafts and games. These camps are for ages 4-8. Cost is $105 for members and $115 for nonmembers. Cost includes a t-shirt. Save $10 when registered by May 22. For more information and registration, call (708) 250-5858. To submit an item to the printed calendar, contact Amanda Stoll at (708) 326-9170 ext. 34, or email a.stoll@22ndcenturymedia.com Deadline is noon Thursdays one week prior to publication.

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