Light Rain and Breezy
45°FLight Rain and BreezyFull Forecast

Home of the Sparrow hosts comedy lunch

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 11:29 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – Home of the Sparrow will host an afternoon with an award-winning comedian at a March 7 fundraiser.

“Who Hijacked My Fairy Tale?” will be presented from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Friday, March at D’Andrea Banquets and Conference Center in Crystal Lake.

The afternoon lunch event will focus on celebrating women with Kelly Swanson an award-winning comedian, story teller, and author of “Who Hijacked My Fairy Tale”?  

Finding the balance between the life one envisions and the life she got, Kelly Swanson will teach how to see, believe and find one's way back to happier ever after. Lunch is provided. Tickets are $40.00 a person. 

Support will enable Home of the Sparrow to fulfill its’ mission which is : To provide Hope, Opportunity and Support that empowers women and children, as they journey from homelessness to self-sufficiency.

Since 1987, Home of the Sparrow has provided housing and supportive services to more than 2,600 women and children in Northern Illinois.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

Reader Poll

How much time do you spend looking at a screen each day?
Less than two hours
From two to four hours
From four to eight hours
More than eight hours