St. Margaret of Scotland

St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church, 9833 S. Throop St., will hold a craft and vendor fair on Sunday, June 25, from noon to 4 p.m., in the gym.

Parking is available in either of the 99th Street lots between Throop Street and Vincennes Avenue.

For more information, call (773) 779-5151.

“The Compassion Experience”

Bethany Union Church, 1750 W. 103rd St, will host “The Compassion Experience,” from Friday to Monday, June 23 to 26, by Compassion International, a leading authority on child sponsorship. The event, held in the parking lot, will educate visitors about the realities of life in poverty as they embark on a self-guided journey where they will be immersed in the lives and stories of two children living in Kenya or the Dominican Republic.

In extremely poverty-stricken areas around the world, the World Bank estimates that 700 million (9.6 percent of the global population) live on less than $1.90 a day (USD). For more information, visit