Gotta Do It
January 4, 2013 11:42PM
Updated: February 7, 2013 6:33AM
Bingo: 5 p.m., VFW Post 367, 826 Horseshoe Drive, Joliet. For information, call 815-722-5398.
Bingo: 5 p.m. doors open; 6:30 p.m. game starts and 8:30 p.m. kitchen is open, VFW Post 5422, 557 Baltimore St., Wilmington.
Fried chicken buffet: 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at American Legion Post 1080, Ingalls Avenue and Infantry Drive, Joliet. Call 815-729-2254.
Winter FUN-derland family event: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 12, hosted by Plainfield Park District in Boy Scout Park next to the Recreation/Administration Center, 23729 W. Ottawa St., Plainfield. Family snowball fight, a snow shovel relay race, snowman building and sledding, then enjoy hot chocolate and cookies by a campfire. Registration is required by Wednesday. Cost is $2 per person for residents and $3 per person for non-residents and children must be accompanied by a paid adult. Call 815-436-8812, visit www.plainfieldparkdistrict.com
Chinese new year buffet: 11 a.m. to noon, Wilcor Area Career Center, 500 Wilco Blvd., Romeoville. Serving egg drop soup, pork dumplings, beef broccoli, chicken lo mein, fried rice, garlic roasted green beans, almond cookies/fortune cookies. Cost $7. Call for reservations at 815-838-6941.
Spaghetti dinner: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., American Italian Cultural Society, 1918 Donmaur Drive, Crest Hill; $8 donation; $4 ages 11 and younger. Carryouts available. Call 815-725-7450.
United Singles dance: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Jan. 13, Knights of Columbus on Infantry Drive, Joliet. Food will be provided, cash bar, music by DJ Mike Borgra. For ages 40 and older. Cost $10 per guest or $15 per couple. RSVP by Friday to email@example.com; check out website, unitedsinglesjoliet.org/wordpress for future dance dates.
Items to be included in Gotta Do It should be submitted in writing 10 days in advance. We prefer all items emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. You also may send items to: Gotta Do It, The Herald-News, 2175 Oneida St.. Joliet, IL 60435, or fax 815-773-7950. For more information, call Jean Edwards at