Autumn In The Park Festival
Friday, September 19th 5-10:00 PM and Saturday, September 20th 11:00AM
parade along 123rd Street
12:00-10:00PM - Festival grounds open Village Green.
See all the details at
Senior Scam Awareness Seminar Series
Mondays Sept. 22 thru Oct. 13, 1 to 3 pm
Holy Family Villa, 12218 S. Will Cook Road
Palos Park Police Department will
be sponsoring a Senior Scam Awareness Seminar Series to make seniors
aware and teach them how to protect themselves from sues and scams,
financial exploitation and how to communicate with and seek help of law
enforcement. The program will cover tips on personal and home safety,
along with a community drug awareness update. For more information
please call 708-671-3370.
"Sell it Again Palos"
Metra Train Station
Palos Park Women's Club is sponsoring this event. Purchase space for $20,
provide your own table. This event will be heavily advertised and open
to the public. This is a great way to clean out the house, basement and
garage by selling items. 708-480-4103 or 708-923-0651 for information.
Rain date: Sat. Oct 4.
ANNUAL BARGAIN BOOK SALE
Sept. 26 to Oct. 4
The library’s annual book sale will include fiction and non-fiction
books for adults, teens, and children along with games, CDs, and DVDs.
The library’s hours are Monday-Thursday from 9:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., and
Friday & Saturday from 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The library will take
donations of gently used books for the sale. All proceeds from the sale
go to the library. Dates for the sale are September 26 – October 4. Call
the library for more information at 708.448.1530.
72nd annual FALL FESTIVAL AT THE FARM!
Saturday, September 27, 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Center, 12700 Southwest Hwy
This will be a day of country fair fun for "kids of all ages.
Besides games, kid’s crafts, prizes, farm tours, live music, hayrack
rides, and horse rides, there will be craft and flea market booths, a
farmers market with freshly picked pumpkins, and refreshments from the
grill. Vendors should register as soon as possible for a booth space and
everyone else should plan ahead to spend a day of delightful fun at the
Family Camp Out in The Park
Saturday, October 4th
4:00PM Village Green
12th Annual Palos Reads
October 8, at 7pm
Palos Country Club
Meet Marcus Sakey, a modern master of suspense, author of "Brilliance"
This dystopian novel takes place in an alternative reality where 1% of
the population is genetically gifted. It deals with the dramatic impact
the "brilliants" have on the world and their inhumane treatment by "normals".
A BETTER WORLD, Book Two in the Brilliance Saga, will also be discussed.
$5/Non-member, FREE ADMISSION PFA MEMBERS and patrons of our local
libraries. Sponsored by the Palos Fine Arts in partnership with the
Palos Park Public Library, Green Hills Public Library, and the Palos
Heights Public Library.
The Making of the Centennial Book
Thursday, October 9th at 7:00PM
Recreation Building, 8901 W. 123rd Street
Join us to celebrate the centennial anniversary of Palos Park with an
illustrated presentation on the stories and photos behind the new “Palos
Park” book. This program will be held at the Palos Park Recreation
Center and refreshments will be served after the program. Signed copies
of the book will be available for purchase at $21.99. The date is
Thursday, October 9th. Please call to register for the program at
"Let's Twist Again" Fundraiser
Sat. Oct. 25
Great evening of food and dancing for the McCord Gallery annual
fundraiser. "The Meteors" will be performing great hits from Elvis to
the Beatles, Buddy Holly and more. Call 708-671-0648 for more
Time Capsule & Public Art
Thursday, October 30th
More information to come
Official Village Incorporation Anniversary
October 31, 1914
Tues. November 4
Veteran’s Day Remembrance
Tuesday, November 11th 11:00AM
Holiday Shoppe at McCord Gallery
Nov. 28 to Dec. 22
McCord House will be transformed
into a warm and welcoming place for your holiday shopping. Silk scarves,
jewelry, glass art, picture frames and many more fine crafts.
Village Tree Lighting and
Friday, December 5th
4:30-8:30PM Village Green