Gotta Do It
January 17, 2013 11:36AM
Updated: February 19, 2013 1:56PM
Fish fry: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays at the Knights of Columbus, 100 S. 129th Infantry Drive, Joliet. Dine in or carry out. Call 815-725-0746.
Fish fry: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays at American Legion Post 1080, 2625 Ingalls Ave., Joliet. Call 815-729-2254 or 815-729-1775.
Fish fry: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays at Stone City VFW Post 2199, corner of Route 53 and Laraway Road in Joliet. Carryouts available. Call 815-722-7122.
Fish fry: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays at the Knights of Columbus No. 4400, 1813 E. Cass St., Joliet. Call 815-723-3827 or visit www.kofc4400.com.
Fish fry: 3 to 8 p.m. Fridays, VFW Post 5422, 557 Baltimore St., Wilmington. Dine in or carry out. Call 815-476-9201 or visit vfwpost5422.org.
Fish/chicken dinners: 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays, VFW Cantigny Post 367, 826 Horseshoe Drive, Joliet. Carryouts available. Call 815-722-5398.
Friday night fish fry: 4 to 7:30 p.m. Fridays, Croatian Cultural Club, 1503 Clement St., Joliet. Music starts at 7:30 p.m. Call 815-723-3154.
Fish fry: 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays at American Legion Post No. 5, 705 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet. Dine in or carry out. Call 815-725-4333.
Fish fry: 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays at the Joliet Elks Lodge on the Interstate 55 north frontage road, just south of Route 52 in Joliet. Call 815-791-0150.
Fish fry: 5 to 7:30 p.m. Fridays at American Legion Post 18, 15052 Archer Ave., Lockport. Dine in or carry out. Call 815-838-4515.
Fish fry: 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays at VFW Post 9545, 323 Old Hickory Road, New Lenox. Carryouts available. Call 815-485-8369.
Fish fry: 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays at VFW Post 1493, 22057 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Eat in or carry out. Call 815-469-1493.
Bingo: 7 p.m. Fridays in the school gym of St. Mary Nativity, 702 N. Broadway, Joliet. Doors open at 4 and the kitchen opens at 5 p.m. All are welcome to play.
Free pancake breakfast: 8 to 11 a.m. Jan. 19, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Clara and Larkin avenues, Joliet.
Preschool fair: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 19, Joliet Public Library Black Road Branch. A free community event where parents and families will have the opportunity to learn about preschool programs and services in the Joliet area.
Big omelet breakfast: 8 to 11 a.m. Jan. 20, Knights of Columbus, 100 S. Infantry Drive, Joliet. All you can eat. Cost is $8 for adults or $5 for kids ages 6-12.
Indoor flea market: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 20, The Oaks Recreation and Fitness Center field house, 10847 LaPorte Road, Mokena. Buyers admitted free. The vendor registration fee is $30 and is non-refundable. All vendors must pre-register at the park office. There is no on-site registration. Vendors receive a 12-foot-by-12-foot space in the field house. Bring your own tables and chairs. Check-in time is 7 a.m. Vendor spaces are determined by park district staff. Call 708-390-2401 or visit www.mokenapark.com to register online.
Irish American Society meeting: From 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 20, the Irish American Society of County Will is hosting John Gleeson from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at the Joliet Area Historical Museum, 204 N. Ottawa, Joliet. He is a senior lecturer and co-director of the Center for Celtic Studies. He will be discussing Celtic mythology and Ireland. Free admission. For information, call Sheila at 815-727-0994.
Spaghetti dinner: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 21, hosted by Boy Scout Troop 175 at the Family Moose Center, 25 Springfield Ave., Joliet. Tickets are $7. Menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, a dessert and a beverage. Proceeds will benefit the Scouts.
Pasta dinner: 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22, sponsored by the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Music Department at St. Joseph Park, 700 Theodore St., Joliet. The dinner will include all-you-can-eat pasta, plus salad, bread and a beverage. Tickets are $6 for pre-orders or $7 at the door. For more information, call 815-740-3196, ext. 258. All proceeds benefit the District 86 Music Program.
Sweet Adelines open house: The Midwest Crossroads Chorus of Sweet Adelines International will hold an open house at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Trinity Christian School Cafetorium, 901 Shorewood Drive, Shorewood. Female singers needed. Free voice lessons. Call 1-866-588-7464 or visit www.midwestcrossroad.org.
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 815-773-7172.