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Register now for baseball clinic
The Oakbrook Terrace Park District is offering a baseball and softball clinic by Playball USA from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday to Feb. 29 at the park district, 1S325 Ardmore Ave. The registration deadline is Wednesday.
Kids ages 6 to 14 will learn throwing and hitting mechanics and throwing and catching techniques.
For details, call (630) 574-0420.
Toastmasters club to offer workshop
The Addison and Elmhurst Area Toastmasters Club No. 1604 will offer a public speaking program at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday to March 31 at the Addison Park District Community Center, 120 East Oak St.
The Speechcraft Program includes a demonstration of the basics of public speaking, including prepared speeches, impromptu speaking and evaluation by experienced Toastmasters.
For details, call Tom Yakowicz at (630) 543-8464.
Dig for dinosaurs at museum Saturday
The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art will host Dinosaur Discoveries at 2 p.m. Saturday at the museum, 220 Cottage Hill, Elmhurst.
This lecture and hands-on activity will teach children about dinosaurs and how they are related to animals living now.
The cost is $4 and registration is required. For details, call (630) 833-1616.
Volunteers needed to restore old theater
The DuPage Theatre Foundation Board is seeking volunteer craftsmen and tradesmen to help restore the Cultural Arts Center.
Anyone interested in volunteering should attend the coordination meeting with the construction committee and architect Andrew Tiffen from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Lombard village hall, 255 E. …