News from Joliet Township High Schools

Joliet West Choir Nov. 29 dinner to benefit choir programs

Please join the Joliet West Choir Parent’s Association at the 14th Annual “Songs of the Season” Benefit Dinner on Wednesday, November 29 in the historic Jacob Henry Mansion Ballroom on 15 S. Richards Street in Joliet.

Guests will enjoy an evening of fine dining while listening to the “Songs of the Season” performed by Joliet West Choir students. A cash bar and raffle will begin at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m.. Guests will have the option between a savory and tender beef pot roast and a vegetarian pasta meal.

The cost is $40 per person and reservations are required. Reservations and payment are due by November 17. Please contact Gail Crino at (815) 212-0998 or to reserve tickets. Please click here to download the reservation form.

About the Joliet West Choirs: Joliet West’s Vocal Music department features three curricular choirs, an annual Spring Musical, a Fall Opera Scenes program, an a cappella pop group, vocal jazz group, and it feeds students into the Joliet West Chapter of Modern Music Masters. Learn more at

Joliet Central Class of 1993 reunion set for June

The Joliet Central Class of 1993 is cordially invited to their 25th reunion on Saturday, June 23, which will begin with a morning tour of the Joliet Central High School campus and conclude with a dinner dance party in the evening.

Alumni are highly encouraged to take a tour of the Joliet Central High School campus and check out the new Student Center, which has won several architectural awards for its excellent design. The time and date of the Joliet Central High School campus is 10 a.m. on Saturday June 23. Email if you plan to attend.

The evening celebration will take place beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Las Vegas ballroom of the Harrah’s Joliet Hotel & Casino on 151 N Joliet St in Joliet. The cost of admission is $25 per person and includes a buffet dinner (beginning at 7 p.m.), dessert, and entertainment provided by a DJ throughout the evening.

The reunion will have an open bar from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., followed by a cash bar from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will also be a photo booth, raffle giveaways and a 50/50 raffle. The reunion is sure to be an evening of fun, food, friends, and nostalgia.

Twenty hotel rooms at Harrah’s are available at a special rate for Joliet Central Class of 1993 members on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Tickets can be purchased online at

Please contact Hector Cepeda by emailing for additional information.

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