Congressman Davis Accepting Black Caucus Scholarship Applications
Congressman Danny K. Davis (IL-7) is now accepting applications for The Congressional Black Caucus Spouses and Foundation for the following scholarships:
• CBC Spouses 2012 Essay Contest
• CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts
• CBC Spouses Visual Arts
• CBC Spouses Education
• ·CBCF General Mills Health
Scholarship applications can be found at www.cbcfinc. org/scholarships
For more information about these scholarship opportunities, contact U.S. Congressman Danny K. Davis’ Deputy District Director, Cherita Logan at 773-533- 7520.
The Central Austin Neighborhood Association’s corner planting day will be held May 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Plants, equipment and supplies will be provided; donations are welcome, too. Volunteers will meet at 9 a.m. at Third Unitarian Church, 301 N. Mayfield, and break into groups. CANA will provide lunch afterwards at the church. For more info, call 312-952-4983.
St. Martin’s Family Festival of Disability Arts and Culture continues May 20th from 1:30
to 3:30 p.m. at the church, 5700 W. Midway Park, with the showing of film clips depicting characters with disabilities, followed by a discussion.The program is free; reservations are recommended. For more information, email tpacio1@ uic.edu or call 312-996-1967.
The Chicago Park District and the Jazz Institute of Chicago present Jazz Cabaret: Joan Collasso 7 p.m. June 8 at Columbus Park Refectory, 5701 W. Jackson Blvd. Jazz Links students will perform during the free show before Collasso takes the stage to pay tribute to musical influences that helped shape the sound of jazz. For more information, call 312-427- 1676.