The Weekend In Preview: Tumbling, Jambalaya, A Circus….

Friday, April 11, 2014 

For the weekend of April 12th to the 13th …

Saturday, April 12, 2014

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Maywood Fine Arts, 25 North 5th Avenue, Maywood, 9 AM to 11 AM — Mr. Ernie’s Flip Flop and Fly will be hosting its annual tumbling competition. This competition is a way for  tumblers to show off what they have learned over the year and experience a tumbling competition. Every tumbler participates and is rewarded for all of their hard work over the season. This year, four of Mr. Ernie’s Flying High Elite Alumni will be in attendance both judging and/or performing. Find out more about this event and the special guests at here.

Proviso Math and Science Academy, 8601 West Roosevelt Road, Forest Park, 10 AM to 12 PM — Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc, in partnership with Minerva Educational Foundation, Inc. presents Community Empowerment Day. Free dance and fitness classes, financial workshops and MORE! Contact 708-802-1780, glenellyn1913@yahoo.com or click here.

triton troupers

Triton College, Collins Center Gym, 2000 5th Avenue, River Grove, 1 PM to 3 PM — The 43rd Annual Triton Troupers Circus. All Tickets: $6. May be purchased at the door. No credit or debit cards accepted. Doors open 1 hour before showtimes. Saturday afternoon show will be interpreted for the hearing impaired by the Triton College Center for Access and Accommodative Services. For more information call 708-456-0300 ext 3383. Sponsored by Student Life. Click here for more info.

Jambalaya

Maywood Park District, 921 S. 9th Avenue, Maywood, 2 PM to 8 PM — Mark your calendars for this Jambalaya Festival. Join MPD for an afternoon of great food, good music, and lots of fun. Bring the whole family! Tickets are on sale now! Prices are: $15 per adult or $25 per couple and $6 per child. For more information, call Mike Dawson at 708-223-0895.

 

Canaan AME Church, 801 S. 14th Avenue, Maywood, 3 PM to 6 PM — Canaan AME Church is inviting anyone who is homeless, those who are less fortunate and any senior citizen who finds it difficult to prepare their own dinner to a pre-Easter dinner on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 3pm to 6pm. If you know of anyone who is in need, please send them their way. They will serve until all food has been given out. Debra Ray, Coordinator.

Triton College, Collins Center Gym, 2000 5th Avenue, River Grove, 7 PM to 9 PM — The 43rd Annual Triton Troupers Circus. All Tickets: $6. May be purchased at the door. No credit or debit cards accepted. Doors open 1 hour before showtimes. This is the second and final Troupers show that will occur on Saturday. For more information call 708-456-0300 ext 3383. Sponsored by Student Life. Click here for more info. VFP

If there’s an event that’s missing, please email the information (when, where and why) to thevillagefreepress@gmail.com.

 

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