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Local arts and entertainment: July 8 through July 15

July 08,2016 16:18

Entertainment for kids. Visit www.villageoffrankfort.com/calendar. • Humans vs. Zombies after Hours – 5:30 to 8 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org. • "The ...

ONGOING• Adult SummerFest at Morris Library! – Through July 14, Morris Area Public Library, 604 Liberty St., Morris. Free. For information, email mapl@morrislibrary.com.• Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse – Cinemark Louis Joliet Mall, 3340 Mall Loop Drive, Joliet. $1 per person. Card for all 10 movies $5. Visitwww.cinemark.com/summer-movie-clubhouse.• ClaySpace/Uznanski Creations Exhibit – Through July 31, Lemont Center for the Arts 1243 State Street, Unit 101, Lemont. For information, call 630-243-7375.• Deck Games – Every Tuesday and Thursday in July, Tomahawk Aquatic Center, Channahon. Visitwww.channahonpark.orgor call 815-467-PARK (7275).• Lemont Cruise Nights – Variety of times, dates and locations through September. For more information, call John at 708-301-8899.• Lockport Township Park District Classes & Trips – Classes for children, adults and seniors include swimming, dance and child development. Also trip opportunities. Visitwww.lockportpark.orgor call 815-838-3621, ext. 0.• NRPA Selfie Contest – July 4 through July 31. NRPA will issue weekly challenges for people to get out in their parks and recreation facilities and discover their super powers. Weekly prizes will be awarded. For details, visitwww.nrpa.org/July• Open Lens VII – Through July 22, Gallery Seven, 116 North Chicago St., Joliet. Call 815-483-4310, email gallery7@ymail.com or visitwww.galleryseven.net.• Plainfield Park District Trivia Contest – Through 2016. Questions posted on Facebook. Weekly winners. For information, visitwww.plfdparks.orgor call 815-436-8812.• “Point of View” – Fine art photography by Joliet’s Gallery 7 artists on display, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily through Aug,12, Lewis University, Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery, One University Pkwy., Romeoville. Free and open to the public.• "Preserve the Moment" Photo Contest – Through Oct. 31. Directions on how to submit photos and a complete list of rules is posted atReconnectWithNature.org.• Read For the Win – Three Rivers Library adult summer reading program that celebrates sports and achievement. Call the Channahon library at 815-467-6200. Call the Minooka branch at 815-467-1600.• "Space: The Final Frontier" – Through August, Joliet Area Historical Museum, 204 Ottawa St., Joliet. For information, call 815-723-5201 or visitwww.jolietmuseum.org.July 8• Fridays on the Green – 10 to 11 a.m.; also July 15, Downtown Frankfort. Entertainment for kids. Visit www.villageoffrankfort.com/calendar.• Humans vs. Zombies after Hours – 5:30 to 8 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• "The Guys Who Gave Us Rock" – 7:30 p.m., Joliet Area Historical Museum, 204 Ottawa St., Joliet. Featuring Joliet native Skip Griparis. For information, call 815-723-5201 or visitwww.jolietmuseum.org.
• “Coming Apart” – 8 p.m.; also July 9, July 15, and July 16 at St. Joseph Academy, 310 N. Ottawa St., Joliet. Purchase tickets at the door.• 2016 Movie Series – 8:30 p.m., Settlers’ Park, Richard A. Rock Amphitheater, Plainfield. Feature: "The Peanuts Movie." G. Visit www.plainfield-il.orgor call 815-609-6124.July 9• Boating Safety Education Class – 9 to 5 p.m., Illinois Waterway Visitor Center at the Starved Rock Lock and Dam, 950 N 27th Road (Dee Bennett Road), Ottawa. Preregistration required. For more information and class registration contact Park Ranger Bob Petruney at robert.j.petruney@usace.army.mil or 815-667-4054.• Bluegrass Festival Saturday – 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; also 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., July 10, Kansas & Oak Streets, Downtown Frankfort. For information, visit www.villageoffrankfort.com/calendar.• Bolingbrook Arts Council’s Street Art – 10 a.m., Bolingbrook. Registration required. Call 630-759-5610 or email bolingbrookstreetart2015@gmail.com.• Hawaiian Luau & Fundraiser – Noon to 6 p.m., Pelican Harbor Indoor/Outdoor Aquatic Park, Bolingbrook. Benefits Lily Cache Special Recreation Association (LCSRA).For information, visit www.bolingbrookparks.org.• Hooks, Needles and More – 1 to 2:30 p.m., Romeoville Branch Library, 201 Normantown Road, Romeoville. Call 815-552-4230 or visitwww.whiteoaklibrary.org.• Adult Coloring Club – 2 to 4 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Vocalist duo Ron and Sandie – 2 p.m., The Timbers of Shorewood, 1100 N. River Road, Shorewood. Call 815-609-0669 or visit www.timbersofshorewood.com.July 10• St. Joseph Academy Family Fest – 1 to 9 p.m., St. Joe’s Park, 700 Theodore St., Joliet. For information, visitwww.sjajoliet.org.• Concerts on the Green – 6:30 to 8 p.m., Kansas & Oak Streets, downtown Frankfort. Live music, free. Bring lawn chairs and blanket. For performers, visitwww.villageoffrankfort.com/calendar.July 11• Ready, Set, Tech! Photography Bootcamp – Grades four to six meet 9:30 a.m. to noon; and grades seven to 12 meet 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.,Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Anime Night – 5 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• 3-D Painting – 6:30 p.m.,Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Running Camp for Boys and Girls registration deadline – Event is 10 to 11:30 a.m., Monday through Friday,July 18 through July 28, Main Park, 10925 La Porte Road, Mokena. Grades four to eight. Register at 708 390 2343 or visit www.mokenapark.com.

• G2VBC Junior All-Skills Volleyball Camp registration deadline – Event is 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., July 18 through July 22, The Oaks Recreation & Fitness Center, 10847 La Porte Road, Mokena. Grades six to eight. Register at 708 390 2343 or visit www.mokenapark.com.July 12• Mr. D’s Magic & Illusion Show – 11 a.m., Winston Woods Park, 200 Winston Drive, Bolingbrook. Drop-in. No registration.• Amazing Animals – 2 p.m., Central Park Pavilion, behind Annerino Community Center, Bolingbrook. Drop-in. No registration.• Joliet pianist Patrick Woods – 3:30 p.m., The Timbers of Shorewood, 1100 N. River Road, Shorewood. Broadway tunes and music from the films of the 1950s. Free and open to the public. Call 815-609-0669 or visitwww.timbersofshorewood.com. • “A Spelling Bee for the Mature Speller” – 6 to 8 p.m., Lockport Branch Library, 121 E. 8th St., Lockport. Registration required. Call 815-552-4260 or visitwww.whiteoaklibrary.org.• Teen Gaming Club – 6 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Time Lapse Photography – 6:30 p.m.,Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Lego Mining & Crafting Camp registration deadline – Event is 1 to 3:30 p.m., July 19 to July 21, Program Center, 10925 La Porte Road, Mokena. Register at 708 390 2343 or visit www.mokenapark.com.July 13• "Shutterfly Photo Story” – 9 to 10 a.m., Senior Services Center of Will County, 251 N. Center St., Joliet. Call 815-723-9713 or visit www.willcountyseniors.org.• Discovery Isle – 1 to 3 p.m., Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E. Romeo Road, Romeoville. Activity or demonstration focusing on plants, animals or history. Indoors or outside. Registration not required. Free, all ages. VisitReconnectWithNature.org.• Harry Potter Potions Class – 2 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Harry Potter Mania – 3:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Cruise Night – 6 to 9 p.m., Stone City VFW Post 2199, 124 Stone City Drive, Joliet. Through September.• Symphony of Summer Desserts Cooking Demo – 7 p.m.,Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Movies on the Green – 8 to 10:30 p.m., Kansas & Oak Streets, downtown Frankfort. Live music. Free popcorn. No pets. For information, visitwww.villageoffrankfort.com/calendar.July 14

• Liberty Arts Festival – Through July 16, downtown Morris area. Visitwww.downtownmorris.com.• 35th annual Braidwood Lions Club Summerfest – Through July 17, Braidwood Park District’s Old Smokey City Park, 245 W. First St., Braidwood. Visitwww.braidwoodlionsclub.org.• Brain Snacks – 3 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Fun With Fandoms – 3:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Teens. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Cruisin’ Frankfort – 5 to 9 p.m., Kansas & Oak Streets, downtown Frankfort. Classic cars. Visitwww.frankfortcarclub.org.• Macro Photography – 6:30 p.m.,Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.• Scrabble Club – 6 to 8 p.m., Book and Bean Caf, Joliet Public Library, 3395 Black Road, Joliet. New players always welcome. Free. RSVP atwww.meetup.com/joliet-scrabble-meetup.• Concert on the Hill – 6:30 p.m., Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park & Theatre, 201 W. Jefferson St., Joliet. Featuring: Bicentennial “Pops” Band and Cloggin’ Craze & Kidz Clog, Call 815-724-3760 or visitwww.bicentennialpark.org.• M&R Rush concert – 7:30 p.m., Joliet Area Historical Museum, 204 Ottawa St., Joliet. Classic 70s rock. For information and tickets, call 815-723-5201 or visitwww.jolietmuseum.org.July 15• Plainfield Fest – Through July 17, Plainfield. Visitplainfieldfest.org.• Firecracker Weekend – also July 16, Metra Station, Wolf Road and Front Street, Mokena. For information, visit www.facebook.com/MokenaLionsClub or email at MokenaLionsClub@att.net.• Movie Under the Stars – 7 to 10 p.m., Deer Crossing Park, 1050 W Romeo Road, Romeoville. Feature: "Inside Out." Free. Call 815-886-6222.• "Fiddler on the Roof " – 7:30 p.m.; also 7:30 p.m., July 16; and 2 p.m., July 17, Lemont High School’s Performing Arts Center, 800 Porter St., Lemont. For tickets, visit www.littlemountaintheatre.org. For ticket information, call 630- 632-3523.• Dominos & Lunch registration deadline – Event is 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., July 20, Senior Services Center of Will County, 251 N. Center St., Joliet. Call 815-723-9713 or visit www.willcountyseniors.org.
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