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Foundation 153 ready for annual walk Sept. 18

Registration is open for the 2016 Foundation 153 Fund Run set for 9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 18.

The walk, run and dash events involve community members of all ages. Proceeds will enable the foundation continue underwriting various programs at Willow, Churchill and James Hart schools that can not be funded through the District 153 budget.

The Fund Run activities start at the District 153 administration offices at 18205 Aberdeen Ave.

Registration is now open. The family rate is $70, or participation fees for 5K run/walk is $25 for adults, $20 for . . .

Winter events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.

 

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