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.
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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"
Sept. 27
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.

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.

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 farm!


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 708.448.1530.

"Let's Twist Again" Fundraiser
Sat. Oct. 25
Willowbrook Ballroom

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 information.

Time Capsule  & Public Art Dedication
Thursday, October 30th
More information to come

Official Village Incorporation Anniversary
October 31, 1914


General Election
Tues. November 4

Veteran’s Day Remembrance
Tuesday, November 11th 11:00AM

Holiday Shoppe at McCord Gallery Opens
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 Holiday Market
Friday, December 5th
4:30-8:30PM Village Green