BLACK ENGINEERS EVENT
WHEN: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17
WHERE: Oswego East High School, 1525 Harvey Road, Oswego,
COST & INFO: Free. To celebrate Black History Month, Accelerate Career through Education (ACE) will host a Black Engineers Event. The event will include hands-on engineering stations, a PowerPoint presentation of the different fields of engineering, a panel discussion with 12 engineers, and a question-and-answer session. For more information, contact Susan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 331-642-0273.
I LOVE MY GRANDPARENTS
WHEN: 8 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17
WHERE: Beecher Community Center, 800 Game Farm Road, Yorkville
COST & INFO: $6 per person. Join the Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department and Senior Services for a day filled with food, fun and games. This is a great chance to make lifelong memories while celebrating the bond between grandchildren and grandparents. Event includes a light breakfast, crafts and games. Advance registration is required and everyone attending must register. For more information, visit yorkville.il.us or call 630-553-4357.
'NIGHT OF BROADWAY'
WHEN: Feb. 17, 18
WHERE: Yorkville Congregational Church, 409 Center Parkway, Yorkville
COST & INFO: $20. Fox Country Players will present the Theatre Arts Academy fundraiser “Night of Broadway” Cabaret performance and Silent Auction on Saturday, Feb. 17, and Sunday, Feb. 18. The Silent Auction and Cabaret will begin at 7 p.m. Feb. 17. Doors will open for the auction at 6 p.m. The concert will be performed again at 2 p.m. Feb. 18. Tickets are available at foxcountryplayers.org or at the door.
FAMILY FUN FAIR
WHEN: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17
WHERE: Vaughan Athletic Center, 2121 W. Indian Trail, Aurora
COST & INFO: Free. Families and children are invited to the the Fox Valley Park District’s annual Family Fun Fair. Children will have opportunities to take part in fun and healthy activities that include an obstacle course, various youth fitness demos, bounce houses and many other activities to get kids moving. Entertainment will take place throughout the event, including a Kids Karate Club demonstration, fitness instruction by Vaughan’s personal trainers and a new baby crawl contest. Other scheduled features include WBIG Fox Sports Radio with special giveaways, continuous tunes provided by a live DJ and an appearance by Parker, the Fox Valley Park District mascot. Vendors and local businesses will be on hand to promote active pursuits and healthy lifestyles. For additional information, visit the Vaughan Athletic Center Facebook page or call 630-907-9600.