State Representative Mark Batinick is looking forward to meeting constituents around the 97th District this summer. There are some great free events available for area residents. Below are a few that the Representative will be hosting or attending in the upcoming months. Be sure to stop by and say hello to your Representative!
Children’s Safety Expo on Saturday June 22nd
This event is hosted by Rep. Batinick and will run from 9:00am-12:30pm at Plainfield Central High School, 24120 Fort Beggs Drive.
The event is free and open to the public. More than 50 state and local organizations will be on hand to provide information on the services they offer, including government agencies, non-profits, local businesses, hospitals and many more. Free refreshments will be served and there will be several giveaways available. Featured demonstrations will take place with the following schedule:
9:15am: A show and tell presentation by Brookfield Zoo
10:00am: A performance by Thrive Dance
10:30am: Traveling World of Reptiles Show
11:45am: TM Martial Arts
The event will also include a Touch a Truck exhibit featuring construction and emergency vehicles as well as an appearance by an Air Methods LIFESTAR medical helicopter at 10:00am.
Cruise Nights every Tuesday in Downtown Plainfield
Check out Rep. Batinck’s booth right in front of the District Office on the corner of DesPlaines and Lockport streets from 5-9 pm!
Plainfield Fest on July 20th & July 21st
The Representative will have a booth and would love a chance to meet you! Stop by, say hello, and learn about the great services the District Office offers!
Senior Fair on July 25th
Rep. Batinick is hosting an upcoming senior fair at St. Mary’s Immaculate Church in Plainfield. The event is free, open to the public, and will run from 9AM—Noon. There will be vendors from area businesses, organizations, and state agencies aimed at helping seniors in every aspect of their lives. The Secretary of State’s Mobile Unit will be at the event for driver’s license and state ID renewal, license plate sticker purchase, and organ donor sign up. Free refreshments and door prizes will also be available!
Shorewood Crossroads Fest on August 2nd & August 4th
Look for Rep. Batinick and his District Office staff at this year’s event! Crossroads Fest is at Cene’s Four Seasons Park in Shorewood: 25520 W. Seil Road.