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March 2015

Mar 1

Chicago Polar Plunge

Sunday
North Avenue Beach
1603 N. Lake Shore Drive

Whether you go knee high, waist high or take the full Plunge, all are invited to join in the fun at the 15th Annual Chicago Polar Plunge on Sunday, March 1 at North Avenue Beach. It is sponsored by Special Olympics Chicago.

There is no registration fee and all fundraisers do receive a souvenir t-shirt and warm towel when exiting the water.
All participants are required to raise a minimum of $175. It?s quick and easy to register and set up a fundraising page. You will receive a link which you can send around to family and friends so that they can make secure online, tax deductible donations.


https://www.classy.org/chicago/events/chicago-polar-plunge/e39938


Mar 2

Casimir Pulaski Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

Casimir Pulaski History


Mar 5

The Annual Wrigley Field Community Meeting

Thursday 6:25 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: TBD

The Wrigley Field Advisory Meeting is an opportunity for neighbors to hear reviews and reports of the past season from the Cubs and city departments such as the Chicago Police Department, Streets & Sanitation, the Department of Transportation and the Office of Emergency Management and Communication. It is also an opportunity for neighbors to voice any concerns, comments and suggestions they have regarding last season.


Mar 5

The Annual Wrigley Field Community Meeting

Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Save the date for the annual Wrigley Field Community Meeting. The location is still to be determined.


Mar 8

Daylight Savings Time Begins

Sunday

Daylight Savings Time Schedule


Mar 10

Older Adult Choice Market

Tuesday 12:30 AM - 2:30 PM
What: Greater Chicago Food Depositiry provides free delicious food, including fresh produce,to older adults and households in the community.

Who: Ages 60+

Where: Levy Senior Center
2019 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago, IL 60657


Mar 17

Mar 20

First Day of Spring

Friday

Spring Equinox


Mar 28

Recycle Event

Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location to be determined.

Electronic Recycling and Paper Shredding
Hazardous Waste and Electronic Recycling


April 2015

Apr 4

Apr 11

Passover Ends

Saturday


Apr 15

Income Tax Returns Due by Midnight Post

Wednesday


May 2015

May 8

Nettlehorst Stallion Stampede Walk-a-thon

Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nettlehorst School


May 10

May 16

May 23

Office Closed for Memorial Day

Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


May 25

Memorial Day (Observed)/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

The History of Memorial Day


June 2015

Jun 16

CPS Last Day of School

Tuesday


Jun 18

Jun 21

First Day of Summer

Sunday

The Summer Solstice


July 2015

Jul 3

OFFICE CLOSED

Friday


Jul 4

Independence Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Saturday

Independence Day History


Jul 9

44th Ward Senior Picnic!

Thursday 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Located in Lincoln Park across from 2970 N. Lake Shore Drive
Join us for lunch, entertainment and prizes in the park!
Co-Sponsored by the John Merlo Sports Program


Jul 23

44th Ward Hispanocare Senior Fair

Thursday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital- 836 W. Wellington

Some of the Services provided are:
Illinois State IDs
Free Health Screenings
Senior Housing Information
Home Health Care Information
Medicare Information
Energy Assistance Information/Questions
Health Insurance Information


September 2015

Sep 5

Office Closed for Labor Day

Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Sep 7

Labor Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

Labor Day History


Sep 14

Rosh Hashanah

Monday


Sep 15

ACDC Concert at CUBS Field

Tuesday 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
AC/DC concert at Wrigley Field in Lakeview


Sep 23

Yom Kippur

Wednesday


Sep 23

First Day of Autumn

Wednesday


October 2015

Oct 12

Columbus Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

Columbus Day History


Oct 31

Halloween

Saturday


November 2015

Nov 1

Daylight Savings Time Ends

Sunday


Nov 11

Veterans Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Wednesday

Veteran's Day History


Nov 26

Thanksgiving/OFFICE CLOSED

Thursday

Thanksgiving History


December 2015

Dec 7

Pearl Harbor Day

Monday


Dec 7

Hannukah Begins

Monday


Dec 14

Hannukah Ends

Monday


Dec 22

First Day of Winter

Tuesday


Dec 25

Christmas Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Friday


Dec 26

Kwanzaa Begins

Saturday


Parking Information Street Cleaning 44th Ward Safety