A first floor hallway at the park district's Irwin Center has been updated. The wood paneling has been replaced with a shade of blue highlighted with white accent boxes. The carpeting has been replaced with flooring. (Marilyn Thomas/H-F Chronicle)
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Irwin Center is getting a major update

The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District Marie Irwin Center, 18120 Highland Ave. in Homewood, is getting a facelift.

“It’s time for an update,” said Oralethea Davenport, center manager. 

The facility, which opened in September 1986, is shedding its wood paneling. The walls are being painted in shades of blue and gray, the carpeting has been replaced with flooring, new lighting is making the space much brighter and new furnishings have been ordered.

A first floor hallway at the park district's Irwin Center has been updated. The wood paneling has been replaced with . . .

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