Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart will hold its second annual community festival, the "Jo Jamboree!" on Saturday, June 8, at the school, 1510 N. Oakley Blvd in Wicker Park. The free festival is set for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Softball, basketball, volleyball and soccer clinics, games, cooking demos, fitness classes, nutrition workshops, wellness checks and superstar D.J. Cash Era will engage kids and adults throughout the day. Picnic style refreshments will be available for purchase.
The community is invited to join students, faculty and friends of "the Jo" in celebrating the one-year anniversary of Josephinum's Cubs Charities Diamond Project softball field and athletic campus. WNBA All-star and Olympic gold medalist, Tamika Catchings will return to conduct a free basketball clinic for children ages 8-14, from 10 am to noon. Online pre-registration is required for the basketball clinic. Guests can also get free back-to-school physicals from Mobile Care Chicago's Children's Health Van. For more information or to register, visit josephinum.org/JoJamboree or call Josephinum Academy at 773-276-1261 x 235.