This is another event packed weekend in Chatham. Starting Friday you have the following events
A MUST SEE FOR ALL OUR YOUTH
A film by Steve James and Alex Kotlowitz
From producer/director Steve James and author-turned-producer Alex Kotlowitz, The Interrupters tells the moving and surprising story of three CeaseFire “violence interrupters” in Chicago who with bravado, humility and even humor try to protect their communities from the violence they once employed.
See the trailer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wS5Hjhy1RhM
August 26, 2011
ICE Chatham 14
210 W 87th
For those who love Jazz music and willing to travel outside the neighborhood. TUCC presents the 2nd Annual Jazzapalooza.
Friday, August 26, 2011
400 W. 95th Street (Main Parking Lot)
Gates open at 4:00 p.m.
Event begins at 5:00 p.m.
5:30-6:30 pm the Spoken Word activities of Jazz-a-Palooza
6-9 pm “Game Night” (in the church)
Bring your lawn chairs, a picnic basket (No Alcohol and No Grills), family and friends to this event showcasing
local jazz artists and emerging poets! Also, please bring a canned good to support our Operation Food Share, where we donate full Thanksgiving dinners, including a turkey,
to families in Chicago and Benton Harbor, Michigan – over 3,700 in 2010!
Eric Gilkey Quartet, A.R.T. featuring Angela Walton, The MECCA Band featuring,
James Perkins, Keith Henderson, Maggie Brown, and Baby Doll, Bill McFarland and the
Chicago Horns, Spoken Word & Poetry
This event is free and open to the public!
Join the Chesterfield Community Council in conjunction with St. Mark Lutheran Church, Burnside Community Baptist Church, New Beginnings Church, St. Samuel COGIC, Gethsemane Church, New Bethlehem MB Church and more will host the "4th Annual Church in the Park" celebration.
89th King Drive
This free event will consist of motivational speakers, great music, fellowship, food, fire truck, jumping jack, health screenings and more. Bring A Friend, Bring A Neighbor and Pass the word...
You Got Game?
The Cole Park Classic Finals
Lyle for Kids host the city’s best summer basketball tournament for girls and boys ages 5-18. Join us for this end of summer, back to school, 6th Ward Village event.
Semis Saturday 8/27/11
Finals & Back to School Picnic 8/28/11.
Nat King Cole Park,
8500 S. King Drive.
Sponsored by: Lyle for Kids, The Chicago Park District, Loop Capital Markets, & 6th Ward Committeeman Freddrenna M. Lyle.