All River Forest children between the ages of 3 and 5 who are not currently attending the public schools are eligible for free screening services from River Forest District 90 Schools. Children from birth to age three who have a suspected delay in gross-motor, fine-motor, communications, cognition, self-help or social development may be screened by Oak/Leyden Developmental Services.
Guy Josif, who escaped the genocide in Darfur as a young boy and made his way from refugee camps to Israel to the United States, shares his story, "My Journey from Darfur to Freedom," in an effort to educate others about the oppression of his people and the problems that still exist in Darfur today.
On Friday, March 14, The Community Leadership Program (CLP), a partnership of Dominican University's Brennan School of Business, the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation and Communityworks, celebrated its' five year anniversary at a reception at the Nineteenth Century Club in Oak Park, IL.
Tickets are going fast for the Oak Park Education Foundation's Staszak 25th Anniversary Gala! All are welcome on Saturday, April 12, for a highly entertaining evening that raises funds for OPEF's innovative enrichment programs for all Oak Park K-8th graders.
Nick DeAlba and Bryan Mooney were awarded Bolin-Cooper Scholarships by Pat Bolin at the Huskies Hockey Banquet on Sunday, March 16. DeAlba and Mooney were awarded scholarships based on academics, leadership, community service and recommendations from their coaches.