Calendar of Events

Spring StoryWalk

The Oak Lawn Park District and the Oak Lawn Public Library will host a Spring Story Walk on Monday, April 5, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., at Lake Shore Park, 9610 E. Shore Dr.

Story Walk transforms the pages of a children’s storybook into signs placed sequentially along the walking trail at Lake Shore Park.

Participants will enjoy crafts and refreshments and a walk along the pathway while reading this season’s featured book.

The Story Walk Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, Vt., and developed in collaboration with the Vermont Bicycle and Pedestrian Coalition and Kellogg Hubbard Library.

This event is free.

For more information or to register, call (708) 857-2200 or visit

Dog’Gone Easter Egg Hunt

Bring your pooch for an Easter egg hunt for dogs on Saturday, April 10, from 10 to 11:30 a.m., at Bailey’s Crossing Dog Park, 9910 S. Melvina Ave., in Oak Lawn.

The event will include doggie contests, a best costume contest, prizes and much more.

There is a leash requirement for this event.

Donations of dog toys, food and treats will be collected for local animal shelters.

Pre-registration is required by Friday, April 2. The fee is $5 per household.

For more information or to register, call (708) 857-2200 or visit

Oak Lawn Library

A virtual DIY Spa Night at Home will be held on Thursday, April 8, at 7 p.m.

Presenter Jez Layman will show DIY tricks to make sugar scrubs, facial masks, bath bombs and more to have a self-care session without breaking the bank or leaving the house.

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Virtual Crochet Club will be held on Tuesdays, April 13 and 27, and May 11 and 25, at 2 p.m.

Participants can virtually chat with fellow crafters, share projects or get advice on a tricky stitch.

No registration is necessary.

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