Calendar of Events

Penny Social

The Hometown-Murray VFW Auxiliary, 9092 S. Main St., will host a Penny Social on Sunday, Aug. 30, at 1 p.m.

There will be a dime and quarter table, and a raffle table. Refreshments will be served. Masks are required.

Oak Lawn Library

Virtual book discussions have returned at the Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave.

Copies of each title are available four weeks before each discussion.

The 20/30ish Book Club will discuss “Everywhere You Don’t Belong,” by Gabriel Bump, on Thursday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m.

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Virtual chair yoga and meditation will be held on Wednesdays, Sept. 9 and 23, Oct. 7 and 21, and Nov. 11 and 25, at 6 p.m.

Instructor Isabel Raci, C-IAYT, will lead the online session of guided meditation and chair yoga. Have a sturdy, armless chair ready and wear comfortable clothes with no socks.

Each class will include quiet time for meditation and gentle chair yoga movements.

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Virtual Crochet Club will be held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 2 p.m.

Join the library virtually to chat with fellow crafters, show off projects or get advice on a tricky stitch. No registration is necessary.

For more information, call (708) 422-4990 or visit the website at

Labor Day Scramble

Enjoy the outdoors during Labor Day at the Oak Lawn Park District’s annual Labor Day Four-Person Scramble. It will be held on Monday, Sept. 7, with a 7:30 a.m. shotgun start, at the Stony Creek Golf Course, 5850 W. 103rd St.

Fee is $50 per player and includes greens fee, cart, range balls, drink ticket, buffet-style lunch and prizes.

Registration is required.

For more information, call (708) 857-2433.

Blue Island Library

Basic spreadsheet video tutorials will be presented on Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 3 p.m.

Participants will learn tips and tricks to create powerful spreadsheets for work, home and school.

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Children can create a bookmark virtually on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 6 p.m.

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Storytime with Ms. Claudia is held on Tuesdays at 3 p.m.

Visit the library’s Facebook page for a fun storytime.

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Virtual storytime will be held on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. Visit the Facebook page for a new virtual storytime video every Wednesday morning.

For more information, call (708) 388-1078) or visit the website at

Steak Fry

The Hometown-Murray VFW Auxiliary, 9092 S. Main St., will host its annual steak fry on Saturday, Sept. 5, from 4 to 7 p.m.

Tickets are $13 and include 12-ounce strip steak, potato, vegetable, bread and butter.

There will also be a 50/50 raffle and music to follow dinner.

Limited dinner delivery will be available.

For more information, call (708) 422-9800.