Gotta Do It
July 26, 2013 3:08PM
Updated: August 30, 2013 6:22AM
Wildflower Walk: 4 to 5 p.m., Crystal Creek Drive and Foxglove Lane, Mokena. Land Conservancy of Will County midsummer prairie hike, led by Mary Carrington, a biology professor at Governors State University. Visit events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=w8lbr6iab&oeidk=a07e7w23xzscb894993
St. Anne’s Church Picnic: St. Joe’s Park, noon to 9 p.m. Food, bake sale, games, music, drinks, bingo, moonwalk and kids games. Live music.
July 29 to Aug. 2
Volleyball camp: Coach Susan Monson will offer a volleyball camp during the week of July 29 in the Dr. Connor Gym at Immaculate Conception School in Morris. An introductory class for students entering first through fourth grades will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. each day. An advanced class for those entering grades five through eight will take place from 11 a.m. to noon. There is a $55 fee for each class. Enrollments will be accepted up to the day and time of the first class session. To enroll in advance or for more information, call 815-942-4111.
Through Aug. 2
Photography exhibit: The Ainsworth - Gallery, at 721 Taylor St. in Joliet, will host the Photographic Arts Society’s ninth annual member exhibit through Aug. 2. All exhibited works are for sale. A portion of the proceeds goes toward the Photographic Arts Society’s member programs and its annual scholarship. For more information, contact Richard Ainsworth at 815-726-1840 or email R@ainsworth-photography.com.
Mostaccioli dinner: Stone City VFW Post No. 2199, 124 Stone City Drive (corner of Laraway Road and Route 53), Joliet. 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is $8. Call 815-722-7122.
Aug. 8 to 9
Second-hand sale: Westminster Presbyterian Church, Clara and Larkin Avenues. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Goodies, kids stuff, holiday things, everyday needs.
Will County Farm Bureau: 100th anniversary. Tour to highlight agricultural progress over the past century, with stops to look at farm tools, beef and conservation farm practices, a dairy farm and a grain farm. Call 815-727-4811.
Aug. 9 to 11
Joliet Central Class of ’58: Invitation to the class’s 55th reunion. Anyone who has not received an invitation should call Diana Lambert Ceci at 815-726-7241.
Mammopalooza: Ingalls Park Athletic Club, 20 N. Park Road, Joliet. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. A fundraiser for the Mammo Strong Memorial Foundation, in memory of Matt “Mammo” Mammosser. Live bands, food, drinks, beer tent, bean bag tournament, bake sale, raffle prizes and more. $5 per person, $15 per family. Visit www.MammosCorner.com or MammosNews on Facebook.
“Rockin’ Under the Oaks” concert series: The band Prairie Smokes will perform at the Hoover Forest Preserve in Kendall County. No alcohol. Co-sponsored by the Forest Foundation of Kendall County. Gates open at 6 p.m., music from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Sept. 29, Dec. 16
Joliet military collectors show: 8 a.m. to noon Sept. 29 and Dec. 16 at Harwood American Legion Post No. 5, 705 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet. Admission charge for the public is $3. Display tables for dealers are $25 each. Make checks payable to Historical Investments Inc., P.O. Box 3637, Lisle, IL 60532. Dealer set-up starts at 7 a.m. No nonmilitary, flea market items, no sporterized or nonmilitary firearms, small arms or ammunition of any kind, including blanks. All firearms must be tied. We will not accept liability/responsibility for accidents, lost stolen or misplaced items. Refreshments and food are available in the bar. For more information/tables call 630-306-4966 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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