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Homewood, District 153 collaborate on touch-a-truck event Saturday

The Village of Homewood and Homewood School District 153 will host the inaugural Truckin’ Into the School Year event from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26 in the village hall parking lot, 2024 Chestnut Road. 

The event will feature police vehicles, fire vehicles, public work vehicles, giant kid-friendly games, a DJ spinning kid-friendly music, a rock climbing wall, a balloon twister, face painter, yoga for kids, food trucks selling snacks and refreshments and a performance by the James Hart Band.

Community resources will be available for those looking for more information about organizations within District 153, including 23 Miles South Theater, Culver’s of Homewood, Foundation 153, Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and NW Indiana, H-F Chronicle, H-F High School, H-F Park District, H-F Youth Football and Cheer Club, Homewood Parent Music Association, Homewood Parent Teacher Association, Homewood Public Library, Homewood Science Center, Serendipity Yoga and Wellness, South Suburban Vineyard Church and You Matter 2. 

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