Orland Park Public Newsletter - Fall Winter 2017

2 | FALL WINTER 2017 | WWW.ORLANDPARK.ORG WWW.ORLANDPARK.ORG | FALL WINTER 2017 | 3 CALENDAR OF EVENTS CALENDAR OF EVENTS COMMUNITY CARDS FOR SENIORS • Bridge: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Friday / Mahjong: Thursday at 10 a.m. • Cultural Center, Commons SENIOR WEEK AT SPORTSPLEX • October 16-19 • Orland Park Sportsplex, 11351 W. 159th Street VILLAGE OF ORLAND PARK PUBLIC ARTS COMMISSION PRESENTS: LADY VADULA - SPELLBOUND FEATURING MICHELE MCGOVERN • Saturday, October 28 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. • Cultural Center, 14760 Park Lane SPECIAL RECREATION GARAGE SALE • Saturday, November 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Civic Center, 14750 Ravinia Avenue PICKLEBALL LEAGUE • Tuesdays, November 7 to March 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. • Sportsplex gym #3 KIDS’ TURKEY TROT • Ages 3-9 • Saturday, November 18 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. • Sportsplex indoor track DIAPER DASH • Ages 1-2 • Saturday, November 18 at 9:00 a.m. • Sportsplex gym #1 TURKEY SHOOT FREE-THROW CONTEST • Sunday, November 19 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. • Sportsplex gym #1 TURKEY TROT • Thursday, November 23, start time: 8:00 a.m. • Franklin Loebe Center, 14650 Ravinia Avenue HOLIDAY FESTIVAL & TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY • Sunday, November 26 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tree lighting will take place at 4:45 p.m. following the holiday festival. • Orland Park Civic Center, 14750 Ravinia Avenue LIONS CLUB CHRISTMAS TREE & WREATH SALE • Begins November 24 until trees are sold out. • Monday thru Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. • Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. • Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. COMMUNITY TREE TRIM EVENT • Sunday, December 10 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. • Centennial Park, Warming House WINTER WONDERLAND ICE RINK EVENTS • Centennial Park, 15600 West Avenue at Fun Drive • Bundle up and join us!   ORLAND PARK COMEDY IMPROV PRESENTS: ‘NO LIMIT LAUGHS’ • Friday, October 20, November 17, and January 26, 2018, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. • Cultural Arts Center, 14760 Park Lane CINDERELLA’S BALL • Saturday, February 3 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. • Cultural Center, 14760 Park Lane Locations can be found on the back cover. The Village of Orland Park Special Recreation Program will hold its bi-annual indoor garage sale on Saturday, November 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Orland Park Civic Center, 14750 Ravinia Avenue. The event is free and open to the public. More than 90 vendors are expected to participate. Table rental fees benefit the village’s Special Recreation Program. For over 30 years, this program has provided year-round recreation, sports, and social opportunities for individuals with special needs. The group offers 10 Special Olympic sports with over 300 active athletes, making it one of the largest programs serving youth and adults with special needs in the southern region of the Chicagoland area. Those age 18 and older are invited to rent tables to sell at the sale. The event is limited to 97 tables and they are available on a first-come, first-served basis. The cost is $30 per vendor table. Table rental information is available by calling Barb Rhodes at 708/403.7572. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4 | 9:00 A.M. TO 1:00 P.M. CIVIC CENTER, 14750 RAVINIA AVENUE VILLAGE OF ORLAND PARK PUBLIC ARTS COMMISSION PRESENTS: LADY VADULA - SPELLBOUND FEATURING MICHELE MCGOVERN SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28 7:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M. CULTURAL CENTER, 14760 PARK LANE Flutist Michele McGovern is renowned for her performances of classical and crossover repertoire and her ability to reach out to new audiences by integrating music, film, dance and performance art. Michele has created a hypnotic live theatrical show, “Lady Vadula” which includes her original music, dance, and narration. Buy tickets at the Recreation Administration building, the Sportsplex or online at orlandpark.org. SPECIAL RECREATION GARAGE SALE TURKEY TROT