October events for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By on October 7, 2011

GENEVA—The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center announces several upcoming events to increase awareness and to help raise funds for the center during Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October:

Bunco for Breast Cancer Awareness will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 p.m., St. Patrick’s Church, 6N487 Crane Road in St. Charles. Donation is $20 for three rounds of Bunco, appetizers, refreshments, gift bags and door prizes. To register, contact Victoria Naughton at (630) 338-8027 or e-mail vlnaughton@stpatrickparish.org.

A 5K run will be held at Marmion Academy on Sunday Oct. 23, with registration at 8 a.m. and the run beginning at 9 a.m. Marmion will sell pink T-shirts and bracelets throughout the month to raise funds for LivingWell. For more information, call Crystal Krueger at (630) 327-7865, on Facebook at marmioncadetsbreastcancerawareness or e-mail Nadine at ncg1966@yahoo.com.

The Arcada Theater in St. Charles presents “Tooty’s Corner, The Stage Play” on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. This is a one-time show about a group of boys and their families growing up on the south side of Chicago in the 1950s. Part of the proceeds will be donated to LivingWell. Tickets can be purchased by calling (630) 965-1000 or e-mail info@tootyscorner.com. For more information, go to www.tootyscorner.com.

Kimmer’s Ice Cream Shop, 1 W. Illinois St., St. Charles, will host a “Girls Night Out” on Thursday, Oct. 28, featuring different vendors for makeup, and other accessories, with a table set up in the shop and lots of fun things to see. Ten percent of the event will support LivingWell. For the entire month of October, 10 percent of Kimmer’s receipts will be donated to LivingWell on their four “Pink” flavors of ice cream. Call Kim at (630) 762-9480.