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4.9.2024 | What You Need To Know Today

ART IN THE PARK — The first session will be from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Flossmoor Park, 2449 Flossmoor Road. Explore and play at the parks of Homewood and Flossmoor. There will be a different art project each week. Future locations include Millennium Park on April 23, Leavitt Park on May 7 and Goldberg Park on May 21.

COOK BOOK CLUB — The club will be a chance to learn about and try new recipes. Meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Irwin Community Center, 18120 Highland Ave. in Homewood. Fee is $25 per drop-in session for district residents, $30 per session for non-residents, or $80 for district residents for all sessions, $100 for non-residents. Click here to register.

PRIVY DIGGERS — Homewood Historical Society will host a presentation by Michael and Mario Bovino, self-proclaimed “privy diggers” who will tell the story and facts about their findings, including Victorian-era artifacts. The presentation will be preceded by a short business meeting at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday in the Homewood Public Library meeting room, 17917 Dixie Highway.

HOMEWOOD BOARD — Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in village hall, 2020 Chestnut Road. Find the agenda here. Attend remotely here or dial 312-626-6799. ID 980 4907 6232, passcode 830183. Highlights: A proclamation honoring the H-F boys basketball team for winning the state championship, authorize spending $176,000 to purchase a new radio system for public works, a measure to remove the building at 2018-2020 Ridge Road from the Homewood Science Center lease, an extension to the Letter of Intent with Rabid Ground preliminary to the redevelopment of  3003-3025 183rd St. and discussion of the village’s proposed five-year capital improvement plan

FLOSSMOOR LIBRARY BOARD — Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the library, 1000 Sterling Ave. Find the agenda here.

BLOOM TOWNSHIP ANNUAL MEETING  The meeting will be held at 6 p.m.at 425 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights. Find the agenda here. Find information about township annual meetings here.

BREMEN TOWNSHIP ANNUAL MEETING  The meeting  will be held Tuesday, April 9, at 15350 S. Oak Park Avenue, Oak Forest. Find the agenda here.

RICH TOWNSHIP ANNUAL MEETING — The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at  297 Liberty Drive, Park Forest. Find the agenda here.

THORNTON TOWNSHIP ANNUAL MEETING — The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at township hall, 333 E. 162nd Street in South Holland. Find the agenda here.

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