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12.27.2023 | What You Need To Know Today

GRANDPARENTS DAY — The Homewood Science Center, 18022 Dixie Highway, will host a special event for grandparents and other caring adults from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Register here. There will be access to all exhibits. There is no fee for this event, but donations to the HSC end of year giving campaign will be accepted.

TRASH PICKUP — Homewood Disposal residential and commercial service will be delayed one day the week of Christmas, so Wednesday pickups will be on Thursday, Thursday pickups on Friday and Friday pickups on Saturday. 

WINTER BREAK TEEN READING CHALLENGE — Semester finals are over and winter break has begun. Time to grab a blanket, a hot cocoa and a good book. Homewood Public Library, 17917 Dixie Highway, will host a teen reading challenge all day all week. Open to anyone aged 13 to 18. Participants can read during school break and log time spent. Each hour will earn students a raffle ticket for a chance to win a raffle basket. Read at least seven hours to be eligible for the $10 Barnes & Noble gift card drawing at the end of the challenge. Register here.

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