OCTOBER

Book Discussion at Library
Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 11 a.m.

Join us for a discussion about authors and their work on  The October book selection is "The Longest Road" by Philip Caputo.

Houdini: His Life and His Legend Program
Oct. 23rd, 7 p.m.
At the Library

Award winning magician and author William Pack uses storytelling and historical magic recreations to go beyond the many myths of Harry Houdini and bring to life the true stories of the world’s handcuff king, escape artist, master magician, and international superstar. Call the library to register at 708.448.1530 or visit the library online at www.palosparklibrary.org.

Halloween Party
Friday, Oct. 24th 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m
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Join us at the Recreation Center for a fun filled night of Halloween excitement, games, prizes, crafts, costume parade and more. For kids age 3-10. Fee is $3.00 per child (pay at the door).

All-You-Can Eat Pancake Breakfast
October 25, 8 am - noon
147th S. Ravinia, Orland Park

VFW Post 2604's 11th Annual Pancake Breakfast at the Orland Civic Center. Adults $5, kids under 10 $3. There will be a blood drive too. All proceeds go to VFW.

"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

NOVEMBER

General Election
Tues. November 4

Second City 55th Anniversary Tour
November 8, 7 pm
Andrew High School, 9001 W. 171st Street, Tinley Park
This special performance and fundraiser for the District 230 Foundation will feature some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from The Second City’s 55 year history. The Second City is truly a Chicago landmark and a national treasure.   $25 General Admission - $15 Senior Citizen/Student. Tickets available at www.d230foundation.org

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

Community Blood Drive
Tuesday, November 18th from 3:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.

The Palos Park Woman’s Club is sponsoring the blood drive at the Recreation Center. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are highly recommended! Photo ID is required. Donate blood and receive a $5 Subway Gift Card as a “thank-you” for your life-saving donation. For more information and to schedule your appointment please call at 708-448-1289.

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.

DECEMBER

Village Tree Lighting and Holiday Market
Friday, December 5th
4:30-8:30PM Village Green