Get heard at a town hall

On Wednesday, Nov. 29, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin and Pastor Dave McGinley will host a Community Town Hall at Trinity Galewood Lutheran Church, 1701 N. Narrangansett Ave. in Galewood. 

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, Chicago police, Cook County sheriffs, the State’s Attorney’s office, state Sen. Don Harmon and state Rep. Camille Lilly have all been invited. Light refreshments will be served. Email or call (312) 603-4566 to RSVP or for more info. 

Enjoy the sounds of the Chicago Children’s Choir  

On Wednesday, Nov. 29, 7 p.m., at Austin Town Hall, 5610 W. Lake St., the Chicago Children’s Choir will host their winter concert. A reception is scheduled for 6 p.m. After the performance, interested students in 3rd grade and older will be able to audition for the Austin Neighborhood Choir. This is free and open to the public. Visit or call (312) 849-8300 for more information.

Get real about slavery

On Saturday, Dec. 2, 2 p.m., at 5437 W. Division St., state Rep. La Shawn K. Ford, Quiwana Bell and the Good Neighbors Campaign will host International day for the Abolition of Slavery.