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11/23/2021 | What You Need to Know Today

BUTTER RUN - Join H-F Racquet and Fitness Club for its 18th annual year of burning the post-Thanksgiving Day bloat with the Butterball Burner 5k Fun Run. No membership needed; all ages and abilities are welcome. 9 a.m. Friday. Register online.

LEAF PICKUP - This is the final week of free leaf pickup in Flossmoor. For Homewood Disposal customers, pickup is on your typical garbage day. Republic Services customers have pickup according to the color coded schedule. No pickups on Thanksgiving . . .

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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