July 26, 2013 3:06PM
Vacation Bible School students at Trinity Lutheran Church in Tinley Park make crowns in keeping with the theme "Kingdom Rock." More than 200 children participated in the program. | Supplied photo
Updated: August 30, 2013 6:20AM
Calvary Church, 1375 State St., Lemont, will host a fundraiser for Michele Klimek, who is fighting cancer, from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday.
The family event will include music, inflatables, face painting, homemade desserts and silent auction.
Michele and her husband, Doug, have nine children, including five adopted special-needs children. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Holy Cross Catholic Church’s Parish Picnic will be from noon to 9 p.m. Aug. 11 at St. Joseph Park, at Raynor Avenue and Theodore Street in Joliet.
There will be plenty of great food, refreshments, bingo, games and music.
A Polish Mass will be held at the Grotto at 10:30 a.m. The Gora Band will be from noon to 4 p.m. and Downtown Sound will be from 5 to 9 p.m.
First United Methodist Church of Lockport will host a free family movie night from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 17, featuring “42: The Jackie Robinson Story.” Information: (815) 838-1017 or www.1umclockport.org.