* The Benevolent Order of Youthful Seniors Club will be joined by their wives or girlfriends for a St. Patrick's Day meeting at Riverview Banquets, 1117 N. Washington Ave. (Route 25) in Batavia. Social hour begins at 10:30 a.m. today, with lunch at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $11. To RSVP, call Joe Stephano at (630) 879-7427. The BOYS Club is looking for men, age 55 or older who live in the Fox Valley, to join their group for socialization. The meetings are every other Wednesday. Initiation fee is $10 per year.
* The Fermilab Art Gallery will present "I Live in a Duplex" by Virginia Broersma on display through May 3. A "Gallery Talk" in celebration of Women's History Month will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the art gallery, second floor of Wilson Hall, off Pine Street in Batavia. An artist reception is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Fermilab Art Gallery; it also is free and open to the public. The gallery is open before and after Arts, Lectures and Film series events. The gallery also is open by appointment, contact Georgia Schwender Georgia@fnal.gov, (630) 840-6825 or visit www.fnal.gov/pub/Art_Gallery/.
* During "Music in Our Schools" month, Simmons Middle School, 1130 Sheffer Road in Aurora, is celebrating with two musical events. The Simmons Music Department will host the sixth-eighth grade choir concert at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, and the sixth- to eighth-grade band concert at 4:30 p.m. March 18. Both concerts are free.
* The Anime Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Batavia Public Library, 10 S. Batavia Ave. This club is for anime and manga enthusiasts ages 13 and older. Learn more about anime and manga, preview new anime movies, and enjoy refreshments. Registration is not required. For information, call Lee Blakley at (630) 879-4777.
* In March, the United Methodist Church of Geneva will begin twice monthly film screenings featuring recent independent and award-winning works about social, environmental, cultural and justice issues. Comedy, drama and documentary forms will be presented, and opportunity for informal conversation will follow the screenings. The series will begin at 7:15 p.m. Friday at the church, 211 Hamilton St., with the 2006 film "The Sensation of Sight," starring David Strathairn. This offbeat drama, about man's search for meaning amid the ache of despair, chronicles Finn -- an introspective English teacher entering a midlife crisis impelled by a recent tragedy, as he sets afoot selling encyclopedias to the town locals. "The Sensation of Sight" is rated "R" for language. The other screening will be "Still Bill" at 7:15 p.m. March 26. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. A suggested donation of $5 per person will be accepted to help cover the screening rights associated with each film. For details, contact Matthew Johnson at (630) 232-7120 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit genevaumc.org.
* The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Oswego/Montgomery will offer a free registration weekend Friday to Sunday. Anyone who is interested in becoming a team captain should visit www.relayforlifeosmo.com to register their team of 10-15 people. Relay For Life is a 12-hour overnight fundraising event where teams set up campsites and take turns walking the track to symbolize how cancer never sleeps. Participants build awareness and raise funds before and at the event to fight cancer. This year's American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Oswego/Montgomery will be from 6 p.m. Friday, June 25 to 6 a.m. Saturday, June 26, at …
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Article title: Three-Day Planner. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: March 10, 2010. Page number: 2. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 2010 Gale Group.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.