Events

Upcoming Events

​Representative Welch is always hard at work addressing issues that matter to your community. Check below for upcoming events to find out how you can get involved.
Women's Self-Defense Seminar
Saturday, September 9, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:
Village of Maywood Multipurpose Building
200 S. 5th Ave, Maywood, IL


Please join State Representative Chris Welch and Larry Lindenman for a Women's Self-Defense Seminar.

Learn useful self-defense tips from a trained law enforcement officer. This free, interactive seminar will provide information and techniques for protecting yourself and your family from assailants.

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Rep. Welch's constituent service office at 708-450-1000 or repwelch@emanuelchriswelch.com.
Healthy Lives Matter!
Monthly Event (Every 3rd Saturday)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Locations & Dates:
PMSA - January 21, February 18, March 18
Proviso West - April 15, May 20, June 17
Stevenson Center - July 15, August 19, September 16
Westchester Park District - October 21, November 18, December 16


Healthy Lives Matter! Join State Representative Chris Welch for a monthly fitness class. Health screenings and/or wellness sessions will be offered each month.

Sponsored by State Representative Welch, Westlake Hospital, Trainer Charles Robinson, Walgreens, Larry Williams, and State Farm Insurance.

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Rep. Welch's constituent service office at 708-450-1000 or repwelch@emanuelchriswelch.com.
Property Tax Appeal Workshop
Thursday, July 27, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM


Location:
Proviso Math & Science Academy
8601 W. Roosevelt Rd, Forest Park, IL


Join State Representative Chris Welch, Proviso Township Supervisor Michael Corrigan, and Proviso Township Assessor Steven Zawaski for a "Property Tax Appeal Workshop."

Representative Welch is helping local homeowners reduce their property tax bills. Bring your latest tax bill and a valid state ID or driver's license to this FREE workshop for advice from experts on filing an appeal.

​For more information, please contact Rep. Welch's constituent service office at 708-450-1000 or repwelch@emanuelchriswelch.com.
The 5th Annual Free Back to School Health Fair
Saturday July 29, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location:
Proviso West High School
4701 W. Harrison St, Hillside, IL


Join State Representative Chris Welch, Westlake Hospital, Freedom Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. Craig M. Smith, Dr. Nabil Saleh, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. - Rho Zheta Lambda Chapter, Erskine Reeves Barber Academy, and West Suburban Teachers Union Local 571 for the 5th Annual FREE Back to School Health Fair!

Get a head start on the new school year with a variety of local service providers offering health and wellness resources for kids and families, including:
- Free health physicals and dental screenings (Adults & children, written parental consent and ID required)
- Free haircuts for kids
- 200 free school supply kits containing 30 essential items needed for an entire school year (First 200 families, one kit per family)

Also, entertainment will include: Brookfield Petting Zoo, music, inflatable jump house, face painting, free raffles, Proviso East & Proviso West marching bands and more!

Food and drinks will be available.
Physicals, screenings and haircuts will end at 1 PM. 

​For more information or to RSVP, please contact Rep. Welch's constituent service office at 708-450-1000 or repwelch@emanuelchriswelch.com.
 
Community Shred Day
Saturday, August 12, 2017 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location:
Forest Park Community Center
7640 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park, IL


Join State Representative Chris Welch and AT&T for a Community Shred Day!

Help protect yourself from identity theft! Bring documents that contain your personally identifiable information - such as old bank statements, tax returns, bills, receipts, credit card applications and outdated medical records - to be safely shredded.

Remember to remove all paper clips, staples and other bindings. Limit two boxes per car. Cardboard boxes cannot be left at the event. This event is for residential shredding only (no commercial shredding). Shredding will be accepted until shred truck reach their maximum capacity.

​For more information or to RSVP, please contact Rep. Welch's constituent service office at 708-450-1000 or repwelch@emanuelchriswelch.com.