Archive for February, 2016

Chamber by O’Hare Scholarship Program Announced

| February 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chamber by O’Hare (Franklin Park/Schiller Park/River Grove Chamber of Commerce) Scholarship Program The Chamber by O’Hare is now accepting applications for its annual scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.  Advancing the educational aspirations of local students to become professionals, leaders and valued citizens of our communities supports the purpose of the Chamber to create a […]

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Upcoming Service Disruptions at the Franklin Park Public Library

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Library is in the process of joining the SWAN consortium (a group of Illinois libraries). The following service disruptions can be expected: Text message notifications are suspended from February until May 2016. Use email notifications to track due dates and holds notices, and renew items through your account on our website. A new text […]

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Franklin Park Public Library to Join SWAN

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Library will join the SWAN consortium (a group of Illinois libraries) in May 2016. What does this mean for you as a Franklin Park card holder? Here are a few key points: A wider local library network. The Library is currently a member of LINC, a small group of 9 libraries. SWAN is comprised […]

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March @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

We are located at 10311 Grand Avenue in Franklin Park, IL and offer a range of services and programs for children, teens, and adults.  Further information is available at www.fppld.org or by calling 847-455-6016. Unless otherwise noted, registration is required for ALL library programs. Hours of Service: Monday-Friday: 9 AM – 9 PM     Saturday: 9 AM – 5 […]

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Mike’s Tech Corner for February

Mike’s Tech Corner for February

| February 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the February edition of the print version of People and Places Newspaper I discussed mobile video and photography using either an iPhone or iPad.  In this web page article I will show you what I actually shot using nothing more than my iPhone 5s and editing the footage at home using my Dell computer […]

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Father and Daughter Dance Center at North Park

Father and Daughter Dance Center at North Park

| February 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

On February 5th and 6th the Franklin Park Park District held it’s annual Father and Daughter Dance at Center at North Park.  Many Fathers and their daughters were in attendance.  Here is a short video from the February 5th event.

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Enjoy A Night Out With Swing ‘n’ Country

Enjoy A Night Out With Swing ‘n’ Country

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Held at Center at North Park on 10040 Addison Ave in Franklin Park, Swing ‘n’ Country holds dance lessons on Wednesday nights and Dances on the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month.  For more information check out their website at:  www.swingncountry.net Here are some pictures and a short video.

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VALPAK

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Find a job and career with VALPAK … VALPAK Valpak is a part of Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises … a leading communications Media and automotive services company. They have revenues of nearly $16 Billion and more than 50,000 employees in the United States and Canada. Valpak provides print and digital advertising solution through a network of […]

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