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Things to do in Lansing this week – February 12 edition

LANSING, Ill. (February 11, 2024) – The items listed below are public events compiled from a variety of community sources. They represent a diversity of ways to be involved this week.


Monday, February 12, 2024

Black Celebrity Bingo

Time: 4 – 5 p.m.

Location: Lansing Public Library (Teen Island), 2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing

“Who was the first black man to star in a Hollywood film? How many Grammys has SZA won? Fill up your brain (and your bingo sheet) with trivia about notable African-American artists, past and present!” Registration required.


Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Coffee Break

Time: 10:30 – 11 a.m.

Location: Lansing Public Library (Adult Department), 2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing

“Made with our French press, enjoy the freshest coffee around for free. Join us for a chat or grab and go!”

Queen of Hearts @ Pour on Roy

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: Pour On Roy, 18155 Roy Street, Lansing

The Queen of Hearts is back after January’s big win! Drawings will take place every Tuesday until the queen is found.


Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Pop-up pantry

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Location: Mt. Zion UFL Center, 2340 177th Street, Lansing (708-394-3555)

Mt. Zion UFL Center partners with Illinois Partners In Hope to distribute a variety of donated food once or twice a week. These pop-up pantries are open to anyone, and no ID is required.

Valentine’s Day sweets and treat

Time: 4 – 5 p.m.

Location: Lansing Public Library (Teen Island), 2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing

“Level up your culinary skills this Valentine’s Day! Create a treat for someone in mind, or just learn some of the basics of treat decorating.” Register here.

Free ‘n Fun Bingo at Kasey’s

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Kasey’s Banquet Hall and Lounge, 17800 Lorenz Avenue, Lansing

Bingo happens every Wednesday night at 6 p.m.

Open Jam Night at Bottoms Up

Time: 7 – 10 p.m.

Location: 1696 Thornton Lansing Road, Lansing

“Open Jam Night with Kerry Mott, Kevin Benda, & Al Gallegos from Soulfinger every Wednesday.”


Thursday, February 15, 2024

Lansing Public Library Board Meeting

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Lansing Public Library (Community Room), 2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing

Bags in the Banquet Hall

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Kasey’s Banquet Hall and Lounge, 17800 Lorenz Avenue, Lansing

Come and enjoy a couple of rounds of bags for free in the Kasey’s Banquet Hall!


Friday, February 16, 2024

Bingo!

Time: 1 – 2 p.m.

Location: Lansing Public Library (Community Room), 2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing

“Love to play bingo? Like to win stuff too? This is the perfect opportunity for you to win some interesting prizes!” Register here.

Trivia and Karaoke at Kasey’s

Time: Trivia from 6 – 8 p.m. and Karaoke from 8 p.m. – midnight.

Location: Kasey’s Banquet Hall and Lounge, 17800 Lorenz Avenue, Lansing


Saturday, February 17, 2024

From Trauma to Triumph: Unveiling the Issue-Driven Woman

Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Location: Our Saviour Lutheran Church, 19058 Burnham Avenue, Lansing

“Women and girls! Join us on a five hour transformative journey with the “Woman with an issue blood” as she teaches us how to unleash our faith on our “issues” to get the clarity, confidence, community, and clearance we need to be made whole!”

Registration is $50 per person, lunch is included. Register at TheMomentOfBirth.com by February 13.

Weekend Mass at All Souls Catholic Parish at St. Ann

Time: 4 p.m.

Location: 3010 Ridge Road, Lansing

CRUE U with High Alert

Time: 8 p.m.

Location: J.J. Kelley’s, 2455 Bernice Road, Lansing

“Crue U starts the new year at JJ Kelley’s in Lansing, IL on February 17 2024 with the band High Alert as the opener this night. Come out and see what’s new and say hello. The place will be rock’n with your favorite Motley Crue tunes to sing along and dance to. The food at JJ Kelley’s is amazing also, so come out early, get your seats and enjoy a fine dinner before the show. It’s a great time to be had, don’t miss it!”


Sunday, February 18, 2024

Weekend Mass at All Souls Catholic Parish at St. Ann

Time: 8:30 & 10:30 a.m.

Location: 3010 Ridge Road, Lansing

Galentine’s Day wine tasting

Time: 1 p.m.

Location: 3224 Ridge Road, Suite 105, Lansing

“Yes, It’s Free!!! Sip, love, & vibe with S.L Wine Bar! We are so excited to introduce our complimentary Galantine’s Day Wine Tasting event where you sip & enjoy delicious wines with you and your Bestie!”

Bunco

Time: 1 – 4 p.m.

Location: American Legion, 18255 Grant Street, Lansing

“This is co-ed Bunco — not just for the ladies. Auxiliary is hosting Bunco on February 18, 2024 from 1 — 4 p.m. Doors will open at 12 p.m. We will have Bunco College before the games for anyone who does not know how to play or needs a refresher course. Bunco is a really fun and easy game to play. Price is $20 per player. Come alone or get your friends together for some fun, food , raffles and prizes!”



If your business, school, church, or organization is having a community event that you’d like to include in our “Things to do this week,” feel free to email the information to The Lansing Journal: [email protected].

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Josh Bootsma
Josh Bootsma
Josh is Managing Editor at The Lansing Journal and believes in the power and purpose of community news. He covers any local topics—from village government to theatre, from business openings to migratory birds.