By Maria Murzyn
Get in the mood for the holidays with music at FitzGerald's Night Club, our nationally known music venue. On Sunday, 12/2 at 5:30pm you'll be entertained not only by the "Chicago Grandstand Big Band but also the OPRF High School Jazz Ensemble". Tickets are reasonably priced and more information is at 708-788-2118 and www.fitzgeraldasnightclub.com .
Another national treasure and in our backyard is Brookfield Zoo at 3300 Golf Road. "Holiday Magic" flips the switch on a million holiday lights for your pleasure. It's open on 12/1-2, 12/8-9, 12/15-16, 12/22-23, and from 12/24-31 from 4pm - 9pm. Get all the details at www.CZS.org or 708-688-8000.
And, here's a Free Event at Oak Park's treasure, The Lake Theatre. Come see "Miracle on 34th Street" at 10am on Saturday, 12/8. Free tickets are available at the sponsor's, Community Bank, locations at 1001 Lake St. in Oak Park and 7777 Lake St. in River Forest. If you can donate a new, unwrapped gift which will be given to Bethel New Life, it will be appreciated.