If you missed my annual Back to School Fair last Saturday, don't worry, Chicago Public Schools Network 4 will be hosting a Back to School Bash next Wednesday, August 24th at Kelvyn Park High School.
Students will receive back to school supplies and free immunizations if needed. They'll also have entertainment by a Network 4 school as well as the Jesse White Tumblers. Lunch is being provided for all.
Wednesday, August 24th, Spanish Coalition for Housing will be at my ward office (2521 N. Pulaski) for a Landlord and Tenant Event at6:00pm. This workshop can help you better understand your rights as both a landlord or a tenant in the City of Chicago.
Our second round of participatory budgeting for next years menu money starts now with the collection of new ideas through the month of August. Two public assemblies for residents to give ideas in person will be held Tuesday, August 23rd in collaboration with the 35th Ward's PB group at Kosciuszko Park Field House (2732 N. Avers) at 6:30pm. The second will be held Tuesday, August 30th at Schubert Elementary (2727 N. Long) at 6:00pm.
To start submitting ideas online, please click here.
On Saturday, August 13th I will be hosting my Second Annual Back 2 School Fair. I'm honored to have Cook County Commissioner Luis Arroyo Jr. and State Representative Will Guzzardi serve as Co-Sponsors of the event again this year.
The Chicago Shakespeare Theater will be touring the parks this summer with a production of Twelfth Night. This is the 5th anniversary of the program and for the first time ever they will be performing in the 31st Ward.
They will be at Kelvyn Park on Thursday, July 28, starting at 6:30 P.M. The show is free for all, just bring a blanket or lawn chair.