Thursday, August 24, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview District 89 will host its 4th annual back to school picnic on Saturday Aug. 26, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Jane Addams School, 910 Division St. in Melrose Park.
Among the event’s features include a table hosted by Washington Dual Language Academy (WDLA) and the WDLA PTO replete with face painting, temporary tattoos, coloring pages, snowballs and games.
WDLA and WDLA PTO will also unveil their new mascot, “Jorge” the Wildcat. Jorge will be joined by his special friends Chuck E. Cheese and Clifford the Big Read Dog as they promote education and fun activities for the children.
Other organizations, such as the office of state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch (7th) will provide school supplies, fingerprinting and ID’s for school-age children. VFP
Maywood church to host ice cream social
First Church of Maywood, 400 N. 5th Ave. in Maywood, will host “A Midsummer Nights Ice Cream Social” on Saturday, Aug. 26, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. See below for more details: