Please join us at Shoesmith's Arts Showcase Event this Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:00 PM at 1330 E. 50th Street. There will be performances by Shoesmith Elementary's talented students and refreshments donated by Hyde Park restaurants. This event will be in lieu of Arts in the Garden this year due to construction taking place at Shoesmith this summer. I hope you will drop by to see some impressive student performances and sample a variety of appetizers. Admission is only $5, kids 5 and under are free. The money will go towards additional arts programming for the school. Thanks for your support of our neighborhood school!
Wednesday is also the next Strategic Planning meeting:
Strategic Planning Work Group June 11, 2014 The Shoreland 5454 S Shore Drive 7 - 8:30 pm
Please note: when you arrive for the meeting, you can tell the front door staff you are here for the meeting in the Library. The Library is located on the second floor, north end of the building.
By-Laws Meeting is on Thursday, June 12, 7p, @ University Church (University and 57th), enter off of 57th in the courtyard.
Chicago Urban League’s Workforce Development Department is excited to announce its annual Citywide Job Fair. The Job Fair is a collaborative event that will be held at the University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC) Forum (725 W. Roosevelt Rd) on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 10:00-2:00pm. We are exactly two-weeks away from a life changing event. We have a unique opportunity to connect African American job seekers to employment opportunities thus, helping to BUILD a BETTER CHICAGO. We have confirmed nearly 50 employers and will host Professional Development Workshops each hour (with raffles provided by the sponsoring companies).
I have attached the final flyers for distribution. Please share this information with your personal and professional networks. Employers will be hiring for a variety of positions ranging from entry-level to professional. Please let me know if you have any questions and/or are interested in volunteering on the day of the event.
Please take a look at the attachment. We are sponsoring an Apps workshop with CNT to bring tech to our community and, to our youth and residents who may not get downtown. Good food will be available, and if you know of a young person who might be interested please, bring em!!
Join us on Saturday, July 12th in building a city of LEGOs—we'll provide the building blocks; you provide the imagination!
Each family must sign a waiver and photo release form. Please click here to print and complete the forms ahead of time. Limited seating is available within Crown Hall—please plan to sit on the floor with your children as they build.