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MAKE A BLOOM - Pick up a Grab & Go craft for kids in grades K-2 from the Youth Services Area of Homewood Library. This month's theme is a Blooming Flower Card. Kits available at 9 a.m. today, while supplies last.

PARK PRIDE CLEANUP - Show village pride by volunteering to clean up local parks with H-F Park District at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. The Park Pride event needs volunteers and Park Captains. It's a good outlet for scout troops, church groups and service organizations looking for volunteer opportunities. Call (708) 957-0300 or email [email protected] . . .

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • You Matter 2 Winter Wonderland from noon to 4 p.m. at Flossmoor Community Church, 2218 Hutchison Road. Holiday fun and activities for the whole family to enjoy. Tickets are $5 to $10 at bit.ly/3VLh2m4.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m. Ice sculpture walk, horse-drawn carriage rides, s’mores and more.



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