Family Fun Weekend: Events Feb 9-10

Get out this weekend and enjoy some fun family-friendly activities.

Every Friday we'll feature some family-friendly weekend events that are happening in the Lincoln-Way communities. It could be activities put on by the local park districts, libraries, community-hosted festivities, volunteer projects, church picnics and more.

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New Lenox


Chili Cook-Off at New Lenox Library

5th Annual Chili Cook-Off, noon-1:30 p.m., at New Lenox Public Library, 120 Veterans Parkway. Come to the library to taste and judge the chili entries. Tasting bowls and spoons provided. FREE 

Cirque Ziva

Cirque Ziva, 7:30 p.m. at Lincoln-Way Central High School, 1801 E. Lincoln Highway. The Golden Dragon Acrobats’ newest production, “Cirque Ziva,” promises to entertain spectators of all ages with human pyramids, daring flips and awe-inspiring tosses and tumbles. Cost:$25 for adults, $20 for seniors and $15 for youth. Call 815-534-3004 to order tickets.


A Tribute to Woody Herman Jazz Concert

A Tribute to Woody Herman Jazz Concert, 3 p.m. at Lincoln-Way West High School, 21701 Gougar Road. The concert features Lincoln-Way Central and West Jazz Bands and DePaul University Jazz Ensemble. FREE



Balloon Animal Fun at Dan's Homemade Candies

Balloon Animal Fun, 10 a.m. at Dan's Homemade Candies, 11400 W. Lincoln Highway. FREE 



FHBA Hosts Midwinter Warm Up in Downtown Frankfort

FHBA Hosts Midwinter Warm up in Downtown Frankfort, 11 a.m. at 
Burton Breidert Village Green, Kansas St. and S. White St. Snow is on the ground and the chill is back in the air, so come to downtown Frankfort for our Midwinter Warm Up February 9-10, 2013.


Winter on the Green

Winter on the Green, 1 p.m. at Burton Breidert Village Green, Kansas St. and S. White St. FREE

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