The 95th Street Farmers Market Every Sunday – Rain Or Shine
8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the city owned commuter lot at 95th and Longwood Drive. The market offers a wide variety of seasonal produce and plants, as well as prepared foods, breads, organic meats, cheeses and much more from regional farmers and providers. Through the last Sunday in November.
Yoga at the Castle ~ Tuesday, November 5, 12, 19 and 26 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
This is a great way to see whether yoga is for you, or to become a regular practitioner. $10 per session, every Tuesday, 6 pm - 7:30 pm at 103rd and Longwood. Teacher Donna Wilkinson welcomes you all year long, beginner to advanced; occasionally or weekly. Givins Castle, 10255 S Seeley. For more information contact Donna at 773-881-3240.
Senior Bingo ~ Monday, November 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 11:15 to 12:30
At Mt. Greenwood Park 3721 W. 111th. Free, but you must register at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com
Tech Smart Seniors ~ Wednesday, November 6, 13 and 20 at 10 a.m
A free, three-part series of one-hour classes during which Claire DiCola will help people tap the power of their smartphones and tablets, will be held at Mercy Circle, 3659 W. 99th St. Classes are free, but people are asked to register at online or 773-253-3600. Complimentary valet parking is available at Mercy Circle’s main entrance.
GFWC Morgan Park Junior Woman’s Club New Member Meeting ~ Wed., Nov. 6th at 7 p.m.
Ridge Historical Society, 10621 S. Seeley. Prospective members can learn about the Juniors’ many community projects and programs. Info: Dena O’Reilly, email@example.com.
19th Ward Veterans Day Breakfast ~ Friday, November 8th from 9 to 11 a.m.
BAPA, 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea, State Sen. Bill Cunningham, State Rep. Fran Hurley and Mount Greenwood Community and Business Association will host honoring veterans and currently serving members of the U.S. military at Barraco’s, 3047 W. 111th St. Sweet Reminder will perform hits of yesterday. Free. Information and reservations: Margie Olsen, 773-238-8766.
Home for the Holidays Military Toy Drive ~ Saturday, November 9th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Collecting new, unwrapped toys for ages 1 to 16 at the Beverly Branch Library, 1962 W. 95th St, info 773-828-8195.
How to Improve Overall Healthcare Through VA Benefits and Medicare, Mon., Nov. 11, 2 p.m.
Dorenda M. Clink, independent Medicare and Certified Long Term Care Specialist will present at the Beverly Branch Library, 1962 W. 95th St. Free. Info: 312-747-9673.
Rotary Meeting ~ Tuesday, November 19th at 6 p.m.
A new Rotary Club is forming in Beverly/Morgan Park and people interested in learning more are encouraged to attend a meeting in the BAPA Community Room, 11109 S. Longwood Dr. Rotary Club founder Paul Harris lived in the community from 1912 to 1947 and held many meetings at his home, shaping the club that is now an international service organization. RSVP: Mera Johnson, 630-800-9980 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more about Rotary.
11th annual Beverly Hills Turkey Trot 5K ~ Saturday, November 30th
Registration is open, register by Nov. 1 to get a hooded sweatshirt at no additional cost. Advance registration is $35 per person or $75 for the family walk; children under age 19, $30. Fees increase on race day. Info: 773-238-8766.