Upcoming Events

We invite you to use this page to help you stay up-to-date with local activities. We post information about a wide variety of events, including our own programs and seminars as well as what’s happening in the wider community, including celebrations, fundraisers, and gatherings. You can also connect with us over social media to receive additional updates and details.

April 2019 Events

21st Ward Community Beautification Program

Apr 26, 2019 08:00 AM to Jul 5, 2019 05:00 PM

Dear 21st Ward Resident:

On behalf of Brookins, 21st Ward Alderman Howard Brookins, Jr., 4th District Cook County Commissioner Stanley Moore, 27th District State Representative Justin Slaughter and 38th District State Representative Al Riley, we would like to thank you for making a commitment to the community. Thank you for partnering with us to beautify the 21st Ward through the 7th Annual Brookins Beautification Program.

All interested Beautification Program participants should contact Burma Kennedy, Community Events Coordinator at (773) 233-3002 or burma@brookinsfuneralhome.com for more details regarding the Brookins Beautification Award participant card and associated available discounts offered by our community partners. 

You are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity. You will be required to show the participation card and photo I.D when asking for a discount at the participating community partners.

 

The Beautification Award Ceremony is planned for Sunday, August 10, 2019 from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

 

Again, thank you for partnering with us for a stronger and beautiful 21st Ward.

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21st Ward Community Beautification Program

Seniors Mobile Phone Training: Cell Phone 101 Part III - “Are You Smarter Than Your Cell Phone?”

Apr 27, 2019 03:00 PM to Apr 27, 2019 05:00 PM

Seniors Mobile Phone Training

Cell Phone 101 Part III- “Are You Smarter Than Your Cell Phone?

Presented by:  Trinity UCC - Information Technology Ministry

Location: Brookins - 9315 S. Ashland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60620

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019

Time: 3:00 - 5:00 PM

This Cell Phone class will enhance your knowledge of using mobile phones and guide you through understanding the power of the device in your hand. 

Topics to be covered include: learning the key features of your phone, texting, adding contacts, taking pictures, security features, and more.

 
Registration:  Send an email to:   IT@trinitychicago.org and provide your name, phone number, and type of phone (Android or Apple).  No access to a computer?  Call 773-966-1500, Mailbox 2333, to register for the class and provide the same information in a voicemail.
 

 

Seniors Mobile Phone Training:  Cell Phone 101 Part III - “Are You Smarter Than Your Cell Phone?”
July 2019 Events

Brookins 2019 SUMMER Events

Jul 14, 2019 to Sep 10, 2019

Event:  Music Festival - Jazz

Date:  Sunday, July 14, 2019 *  Time:  3:00 - 5:30 PM 

Guest Artists:  To Be Named

Venue:  Under the Tent * Brookins * 9300 South Ashland Avenue * Chicago, IL  60620

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Event:  Music Festival - R&B

Date:  Sunday, July 21, 2019 *  Time:  3:00 - 5:30 PM 

Guest Artists:  To Be Named

Venue:  Under the Tent * Brookins * 9300 South Ashland Avenue * Chicago, IL  60620

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Event:  Music Festival - Gospel/Spoken Word

Date:  Sunday, July 28, 2019 *  Time:  6:00 - 9:00 PM 

Guest Artists:  To Be Named

Venue:  Under the Tent * Brookins * 9300 South Ashland Avenue * Chicago, IL  60620

 

SPECIAL NOTE:  Please bring your lawn chairs and get comfortable during the Music Events 

Contact:  Burma Kennedy, Community Events Coordinator for further information at (773) 233-3002 or Burma@brookinsfuneralhome.com 

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Event:  Beautification Ceremony - Audrey's Garden

Date:  Sunday, August 10, 2019 *  Time:  3:00 - 5:00 PM 

Venue:  Brookins * 9300 South Ashland Avenue * Chicago, IL  60620

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Event:  7th Annual Health Fair

Date:  Tuesday, September 10, 2019 *  Time:  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 

Venue:  Brookins * 9315 South Ashland Avenue * Chicago, IL  60620

Brookins 2019 SUMMER Events
December 2019 Events

Hot Chocolate with Santa

Dec 15, 2019 03:00 PM to Dec 15, 2019 05:00 PM

 

 

What:  Hot Chocolate with Santa

 

When:  Sunday, December 15, 2019

 

Time:  TBD

 

Where:   Ride the Trolley Car and enjoy

Hot Chocolate and Apple Cider

(Ride Begins at Brookins Funeral Home 

 9315 S. Ashland Avenue * Chicago, Illinois) 

 

 

 

For more information please contact

Burma Kennedy  

burma@brookinsfuneralhome.com 

or

Call:  773-233-3002

 

 

 

 

 

Hot Chocolate with Santa