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Updated: February 27, 2013 6:03AM

Lake Forest

Performance: The Lake Forest High School winter play “Arsenic and Old Lace” will be performed on Feb. 1-2 at 7 p.m. in the David Miller Theatre at LFHS East Campus, 1285 N. Mckinley Road. Tickets are $10 and $5 for students and seniors and can be purchased on-line at


Open house/fund-raiser: St. Patrick School will host its annual open house Jan. 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 15020 Wadsworth Road. This will be the kick-off activity during the nationwide Catholic Schools Week. Sunday morning activities will include Mass at 7, 9 and 11 a.m.; pancake breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; art show from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; book fair from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; and school tours provided by Student Council members from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Students, families, parishioners, and prospective families are invited to attend. On Jan. 29 at 8:30 a.m., Father Fred Pesak will officiate at a special Catholic Schools Week mass. Following the mass, the Distinguished Graduate Award for 2013 will be presented to Gail Hoffman Wegener of Wadsworth, a graduate of 1967, who has been actively involved with the school for 50 years. The annual Scholastic Book Fair will continue throughout the week. The fund-raiser helps raise money for new books and equipment for the school’s library. All students’ names will be entered into a raffle. The theme for the National Catholic Schools Week 2013 is “Catholic Schools Raise the Standards.” Details, (847) 623-8446.


Book fair: Most Blessed Trinity Academy will host their annual Scholastic Book Fair Jan. 27 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 510 W. Grand Ave. Funds raised will directly benefit the Academy. Academy families and the community are invited to attend this fun reading event that helps inspire children to become lifelong readers. Details, (847) 623-4110 or

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