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11.11.2023 | What You Need To Know Today

GOSPEL CHOIR — Olivet Nazarene University Gospel Choir will perform a free concert at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. Come on out to Flossmoor Community Church, 2218 Hutchison Road.

IMPROV — TeenProv will open for South of Chi Improv. The show is from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Homewood Science Center, 18022 Dixie Highway. Cost is $10 at the door.

BEACH PARTY — Homewood-Flossmoor Park District will host a beach party for kids aged 6 to 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Irwin Community Center, 18120 Highland Ave. There will be activities, snacks and a movie to remind you of the warm sun on your skin. Kids can dress up in their favorite beach or vacation attire. The fee is $34 for district residents, $44 for non-residents.

STEM SATURDAY — The Homewood Science Center will host its regular science activity session for kids aged 3 to 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the meeting room of Homewood Public Library, 17917 Dixie Highway. 

PSC OPEN HOUSE — PSC invites prospective students to the Fall 2023 Open House from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the main campus, 202 S. Halsted St. in Chicago Heights. Students will have an opportunity to explore the campus, meet the faculty and staff and discover the wide array of educational programs and resources available at PSC. On-air radio personalities from Power 92.3 and 106.3 FM will be on campus with giveaways, including concert tickets and more. Light refreshments will be provided. Those planning to attend this free event can register in advance here.

ROLLER DERBY CHAMPIONSHIP — The last Chicago Knockouts bout of the year pits the Horrific Haunters against the Retro Rumblers for the championship. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., and the bout starts at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Homewood Auditorium, 2010 Chestnut Road, Homewood. General tickets are $15, trackside tickets are $20. Accessible seating available at no extra charge. Surprise musical guest follows with a 35-minute set.

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