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11.25.22 | What You Need to Know This Weekend

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY - Stop into shops around Homewood and Flossmoor for special deals and treats on Small Business Saturday.

GIFT OPTIONS ABOUND - Do some holiday shopping at the Church of St. John the Evangelist Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 2640 Park Dr., Flossmoor.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS IN FLOSSMOOR - Flossmoor kicks off its holiday event season on Saturday. From noon to 4 p.m., have your photo taken with a festively decorated 1967 Chevrolet C10 pickup truck in Flossmoor Park, where kids can meet Santa Claus from 3 to 5 . . .

Winter events


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


  • 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.


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


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