Author: Carole Sharwarko

6.24.22 | What You Need to Know Today

STRETCH IT OUT – Roll out your mat in Martin Square during Free Yoga for Kids offered by Serendipity Yoga and Wellness. 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Homewood JUNETEENTH AT JEWEL – Homewood Jewel-Osco store on Halsted Street hosts Food and Fellowship, a Juneteenth celebration. Enjoy giveaways, raffles and tastings from local[Read More…]

6.23.22 | What You Need to Know Today

ART IN THE PARK – Create your own Art in the Park on Saturday as you follow a step-by-step painting class offered by H-F Park District. Breakfast refreshments will be served while you paint, with all materials included. This event is for those 18 and older and costs $30. 10[Read More…]

6/10/2022 | What You Need to Know This Weekend 

MUSHROOMS RULE! Homewood Tree Committee member Karl Persons teaches about the benefits of fungi during this week’s installment of Green Thumb Saturdays. Fantastic Fungi is at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Homewood Village Hall. LET’S DANCE! Have fun at Dancing Away Domestic Violence, a fundraiser for the nonprofit organization Anew: Building[Read More…]

6/8/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

ART CLUB FOR TEENS – There’s still time for teens ages 12 to 15 to register for a two-month art class that starts at 4:30 p.m. tonight.  Students will draw and paint with various materials and combinations such as charcoal, colored pencils, watercolors, inks and felt tip pens. Students will[Read More…]

6/7/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

HANG OUT AT THE CLUB – H-F Racquet & Fitness Club invites residents to a Community Meet & Greet from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday. Hear about upcoming plans and proposed projects, cost of upgrades, and naming ideas for the facility. Meet the club management team and offer suggestions or[Read More…]

6/3/2022 | What You Need to Know This Weekend

ARTISAN STREET FAIR – Homewood hosts its largest annual festival on Friday and Saturday. The Artisan Street Fair features more than 80 vendors, artists and makers from all over Chicagoland. Local restaurants and musicians round out the fest in downtown Homewood. 60422 ZIP CODE PARTY – The “once in a[Read More…]

6/2/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

IMPROV THIS AFTERNOON – There’s still time to register kids in fourth through eighth grades for Introduction to Improv: Grade School at Flossmoor Public Library. Learn the basics of improvisation from Kate Wiersema. 2 p.m. today GROWN UP RECESS – Take a break from work with Grown Up Recess, from[Read More…]

6/1/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

FOREVER FLOSSMOOR HILLS – Support Flossmoor Hills with a cool treat as Forever Yogurt in Homewood hosts a fundraiser from 3 to 8 p.m. today. Show the flyer on the Forever Yogurt Facebook page, and a portion of your purchase will go to support Flossmoor Hills PTO. MUSEUM OF TOLERANCE[Read More…]

Summer events

Saturday, June 25

  • Homewood Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Martin Square.
  • Amtrak station rehabilitation ribbon cutting, 8:30 a.m. at the station.

Community Calendar