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Gotta Do It for Aug. 24

Published: Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 9:11 a.m. CST

MONDAY

• Pop Culture Trivia Night – 6:30 to 8 p.m., Aug. 25, Lockport Branch Library, 121 E. 8th St., Lockport. Test your knowledge of books, movies, TV, and current events as teams compete for the title of Trivia Master. Prizes. Registration required. Contact 815-552-4260or ahall@whiteoaklibrary.org

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Help with resumes, cover letters and job applications. For information www.jobs4people.org.

TUESDAY

• Tips and Tools for Today’s Job Seeker — 6:30 p.m. St. Mary Immaculate Parish Faith Sharing Room, 15629 S. Rt. 59, Plainfield. Free. For information, email EmploymentMinistry@smip.org or call 815-557-4904.

• Clean Water, Clean Boats – 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Sept. 1. Monee Reservoir, 27341 Ridgeland Ave., Monee. Participants who rent a rowboat and keep it clean will receive free pop and chips or ice cream. Registration not required. For information, visit ReconnectWithNature.org.

WEDNESDAY

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Plainfield Public Library,15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield. Help with resumes, cover letters and job applications. For information www.jobs4people.org.

• Discovery Isle – 1 to 3 p.m. Forest Preserve District of Will County’s Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E. Romeo Road, Romeoville. The final summer session. The program features activities and demonstrations focusing on plants, animals and history. Free. Registration not required. For information, visit ReconnectWithNature.org.

THURSDAY

• Free Business Networking Event – 5 to 7 p.m. Marquette Bank, 7560 W. 159th St., Orland Park. Refreshments, door prizes, networking opportunities. To register, call 708-614-4721.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3 p.m. at Wilmington City Hall, 1165 S. Water St., Wilmington. Help with resumes, cover letters and job applications. For information www.jobs4people.org.

• Free eye screenings – 6 to 7 p.m. Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park Hall, 201 W. Jefferson St., Joliet. Hosted by the Joliet Noon Lions Club. For children and young adults. Takes less than a minute, is non-invasive and utilizes a new infrared screening machine.

FRIDAY

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3 p.m. Mokena Public Library, 11327 W. 195th St., Mokena. Help with resumes, cover letters and job applications. For information www.jobs4people.org.

• Fun Fact Friday – 1 to 3 p.m. Forest Preserve District of Will County’s Plum Creek Nature Center, 27064 S. Dutton Road, Beecher. Final summer session. May include pond exploration, hikes, nature crafts. Dress for the weather. All-ages. Free. Registration not required. For information, visit ReconnectWithNature.org.

SATURDAY

• Big Run Wolf Ranch Family Day / Open House – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 14857 Farrell Road, Lockport. $5. Featuring Siberian Tiger “Shere Khan." Fundraiser for “Get Kelsey a Diabetic AlertDog” at www.youcaring.com. Food, clothing, jewelry, raffles, music. Parking at Wal-Mart, 16241 S. Farrell Road, Lockport. Non-stop shuttle service. Handicapped parking at ranch. Call 815-588-0044 or visit www.bigrunwolfranch.org

• Crest Hill Lions Annual Luau – 5 to 10 p.m. and noon to 10 p.m. Aug. 31, St. Joe’s Park, 1500 N Raynor Ave, Joliet. To raise money for people with vision and hearing impairments in the Crest Hill area. For information, visit www.facebook.com/CrestHillLions or call 815-791-7495.

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