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In this week’s

Patriot

Sound Off.....................13

Obits.............................16

Faith Briefs....................16

Get out of Town!...........21

Puzzles..........................22

Home of the Week.........26

Sports...................... 35-40

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THURSDAY

Ribbon Cutting

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 6

and Friday, Sept. 7, New

Lenox Public Library, 120

Veterans Parkway, New

Lenox. Refresh your driving

skills with this 2-day

course offered through

AARP. Learn defensive

driving techniques, proven

safety strategies as well as

new traffic laws and rules of

the road. Upon completion

participants could receive a

multi-year discount on your

car insurance. The course

is $15 for AARP members

and $20 for non-members.

Fees are payable to AARP

by check on the first class

session. The class is especially

oriented toward the

senior driver (55+), but

anyone may attend. To register,

visit www.newlenoxli

brary.org or call (815) 609-

1255.

Ribbon Cutting

6 p.m. Sept. 6, Mathnasium,

521 E. Lincoln

Highway, New Lenox. Join

the New Lenox Chamber

of Commerce to welcome

Mathnasium to New Lenox

with a grand opening and

ribbon cutting. Learn more

about Mathnasium at www.

mathnasium.com/newlenox.

SATURDAY

Rummage Sale

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 8,

New Lenox Public Library,

120 Veterans Parkway, New

Lenox. All proceeds from

the event will benefit the

New Lenox Public Library.

For more information, email

friends@newlenoxlibrary.

org.

Schmuhl School Open House

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 8,

Schmuhl School, Hickory

Creek Preserve, 20733 S.

Schoolhouse Road, New

Lenox. Experience what

school was like in a oneroom

school in the 1930s.

Fun for all ages. At New

Lenox Area Historical Society,

history is fun. For more

information, contact the office

at (815) 485-5576.

MONDAY

CERT Training

Deadline to register is

Sept. 10. Class will be

held from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 12, New

Lenox Village Hall, 1 Veterans

Parkway, New Lenox.

Join the Village of New

Lenox for a free Community

Emergency Response Team

20-Hour Basic Course. The

CERT Program educates

people about disaster preparedness

for hazards that

may impact their area and

trains them in basic disaster

response skills, such

as fire safety, light search

and rescue, team organization,

and disaster medical

operations. Class size is

limited. The Final Exercise

and Graduation will

be held from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

on Saturday, Oct. 27. For

more information and the

program application, visit

www.newlenox.net/pView.

aspx?id=40141&catid=528.

Those interested in registering

may contact Daniel

Martin at (815) 462-6493 or

dmartin@newlenox.net.

Wednesday

Ladies Night Out

5:30-7:30 p.m. Sept.

12, Laraway Ridge Plaza,

W. Laraway Road. Grab a

friend, visit the 10 participating

businesses, get your

card checked and be entered

for a grand prize of a

Southwest Airlines gift card.

Admission and parking are

free, and there will be lots of

giveaways.

UPCOMING

Falls Prevention Class

1-3 p.m. Thursdays, beginning

Sept. 13, New

Lenox Public Library, 120

Veterans Parkway, New

Lenox. Join the New Lenox

Safe Communities America

Coalition for a free Matter

of Balance class, which is

designed to reduce the fear

of falling and increase activity

levels among older

adults. Participants will

learn to set realistic goals

to increase activity, reduce

fall risk factors and learn

simple exercises to increase

strength and balance. This

class will meet on Thursdays

and run through Nov.

1. For more information and

registration, call (815) 462-

6493 or email dmartin@

newlenox.net.

Falls Prevention Class

9:30-11:30 a.m. Mondays,

beginning Sept. 17,

New Lenox VFW Post

9545, 323 Old Hickory

Road, New Lenox. Join the

New Lenox Safe Communities

America Coalition for

a free Matter of Balance

class, which is designed to

reduce the fear of falling

and increase activity levels

among older adults. Participants

will learn to set realistic

goals to increase activity,

reduce fall risk factors and

learn simple exercises to increase

strength and balance.

This class will meet on

Mondays and run through

Nov. 5. For more information

and registration, call

(815) 462-6493 or email

dmartin@newlenox.net.

Dog Training Classes

Various times, Monday,

Sept. 17 and Tuesday, Sept.

18, Francis Field Youth

Foundation Building, 801 E.

Francis Road, New Lenox.

Monday evening classes

will include Puppy Class at

5:30 p.m.; beginner class

at 6:30 p.m.; group heeling

and obedience exercises at

6 p.m.; and beginning open

and utility class at 6:45 p.m.

There will also be advanced

level drop-in training from

5-8 p.m. on Mondays. Cost

for Monday classes is $120

for six sessions. Tuesday

classes include a puppy/

beginner class at noon; a

beginning open and utility

class at noon; and advanced

level drop-in training from

10 a.m. to noon. Cost for

Tuesday classes is $100 for

five sessions. For more information,

contact Carolyn

McGuire at (815) 922-3058

or at clm51230@sbcglobal.

net.

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ONGOING

New Lenox Toastmasters

This group meets on the

second and fourth Saturday

of the month at New Lenox

New Life Church (media

room), 500 S. Gougar Road,

New Lenox. The club’s mission

is to help members improve

their speaking, communication

and leadership

skills. For meeting times

or more information, email

jrselbor@gmail.com.

LWABWO Meetings

6-8 p.m. on the third Tuesday

of each month Sept.

through June, Gatto’s Restaurant,

Route 30 & Schoolhouse

Road, New Lenox.

The Lincoln-Way Area

Business Women’s Organization

is a non-profit club

formed in 1971 to provide

scholarship funds to graduating

female high school seniors

and adult women for

the purpose of continuing

education. We are always

looking for new members.

For more information, visit

www.LWABWO.org.

Rotary Club of New Lenox

7-8 a.m. Thursdays,

Country Charm Restaurant,

101 Lincoln-Way Drive,

New Lenox. Learn more

about the Rotary Club of

New Lenox and their mission

to impact the community

and the world through

service. For more information,

email ken@fancherprinters.com.

Free N’ Fun Bar Bingo!

6-10 p.m. Wednesdays at

American Legion Post 1977,

14414 Ford Drive in New

Lenox. Each night there will

be a cash jackpot between

$3,000-$10,000 and great

nightly prizes. Food and all

drinks will be available at

the bar. For more information,

call (815) 485-4651.

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