Sept. 15: Lemont Patch Bloggers, Oakwood Fun Fair

Five things every Lemonter needs to know Thursday.

1. Wednesday's Headlines

2. Art Commission Vacancy

The Art and Culture Commission is currently seeking a resident to fill a vacancy on its seven-member board. The group's mission is to "cultivate the visual and performing arts in Lemont with a strong focus on public art." Application forms are available online at www.lemont.il.us or may be obtained by calling the mayor's office at 630-257-1590.

3. Oakwood/River Valley Fun Fair

A Fun Fair will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday in the gymnasium, 15425 E. 127th St. The event will include games, prizes, face painting, raffles and more. For more information, contact Lisa Dian at 630-408-6533.

3. Fall Children's Resale

The , 12725 Bell Road, is hosting a children's resale event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The sale is cash only. No children or strollers are allowed. For more information, call 708-349-0454.

4. Garage Sale at Lithuanian World Center

A will be held Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the , 14911 E. 127th St. Clothes, toys, household items and books will be sold to raise money for the center's daily operations. For more information, visit www.lithuanianworldcenter.org.

5. Blog for Patch

In case you haven't heard, Patch has a blogging section called Local Voices. Here, we feature community blogs on everything from gardening and parenting to sports and culture. If you're interested in blogging for Lemont Patch, contact Local Editor Amanda Luevano at amanda@patch.com.

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