A cutout of Waldo, the elusive character of a popular book series, is on display in the window of Bookie's New & Used Books on Ridge Road in Homewood. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)
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‘Waldo’ is coming to Homewood, bringing summer fun and boosting local shops

Where’s Waldo? This summer, you'll be looking for him in Homewood.

The iconic children’s book character in the red-and-white-striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting 15 local businesses throughout the community during July. This year is the 10th anniversary of Find Waldo Local, a summer vacation activity designed to help support local businesses.

A cutout of Waldo, the elusive character of a popular book series, is on display in the window of Bookie's New & Used Books on Ridge Road in Homewood. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)

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Summer events

Saturday, Aug. 13

  • Doppler on Wheels, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Homewood village hall parking lot, 2024 Chestnut Road.

Friday, Aug. 26

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