Tag: 90th street

Recap of Silas Purnell College Expo

This past Saturday over several hundred individuals and over 50 colleges, universities and trade schools came out and participated in the Silas Purnell College Expo hosted by the Chesterfield Community Council.

7th Annual Silas Purnell College Expo

Chesterfield Community Council will host the 7th Annual “Silas Purnell College Expo” Saturday Sept. 17 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuley Park Fieldhouse 90th and King Dr. This event is designed to expose high school students to admissions and financial aide representatives from a variety of Illinois Colleges and Universities and HBCU’s. The late Silas Purnell is... Read more »

Upcoming Events in Chatham and Surrounding Area

Here are several events that will take place in Chatham and the surrounding community: Izola’s Restaurant Fundraiser Friday September 9 5 to 9 pm 8731 S Calumet Information:Friendsofizola@comcast.net 6th Annual Auburn Gresham 79th Street Renaissance Festival September 10, 2011, 10 am–6 pm 7901 South Racine, Intersection of 79th Street and Racine Ave Family Peace Jam... Read more »

Things To Do This Weekend in Chatham

Things To Do This Weekend in Chatham
This is another event packed weekend in Chatham. Starting Friday you have the following events A MUST SEE FOR ALL OUR YOUTH The Interrupters The Interrupters 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”... Read more »

August 20th -IMPORTANT EVENTS in the 6th Ward

Save The Date: August 20th, 2011 will be a busy day in the 6th ward: The Thomas Wortham Family Educational Walk Join the Wortham Family, Thomas Wortham Education Foundation, Chicago Police Department , CAPCC and others as they walk from 75th King Drive to Cole Park (85th King Drive) to Stop The Violence in our... Read more »