Local writers are invited to come to the Oak Lawn Library to share their original short stories and poetry. We went a few years ago and caliber of work was outstanding. Readings are limited to five minutes. Open mic night starts at 7 p.m. Free. Light refreshments are offered. The library is located at 9427 S. Raymond Ave.
Also, the Oak Lawn Farmers Market is underway from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., every Wednesday at Cook and Dumke Drive. Featured business is the Corner Bakery.
Back-To-School Help for Parents
Even though school has been in session for the past month, situations may arise where parents can use some commonsense advice. Check out these Patch articles for tips in helping your kids make the most out of the school year.