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May 24, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Village Hall
This session covers:
- Economic Development
- Capital Projects
- Manager’s Office
- Boards and Commissions
- Bond Retirement
- Retirement Funds
May 29, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Thorn Creek Nature Center
The abundant blooms of spring flowers and trees in May helped the Potawatomi keep track of the seasons. Join us on the night of the Flower Full Moon. On our hike, we'll listen for nocturnal animals and explore the idea that darkness helps predators.
Ages: 10 years or older. Free event! Registration required by Sunday, May 27; call 708.747.6320
May 22, 2018, All Day
Garbage (brown carts) will be picked up every week on Tuesday.
Recycling (green carts) is picked up every other week.
May 30, 2018, All Day
May 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Village Hall
This health screening clinic is for women over the age of 60 who live in Rich Township only. Receive lab work for glucose and cholesterol levels, pelvic and breast exam by a Nurse Practitioner as well as blood pressure and weight checked. Call 708-748-1118 to RSVP , limited time slots available
May 26, 2018, 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Main Street Market -- formerly the Park Forest Farmers' Market -- offers a variety of fresh flowers, fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, herbs and dairy products. Local businesses are also on hand selling artwork, garden ornaments, jewelry, and more. EBT/Link, WIC, and Senior Nutrition Coupons accepted.
The Market is open Saturdays, from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m., May through October, for shopping, food, and entertainment.
May 28, 2018, All Day
May 28, 2018, 11:00 AM @ Village Green (Main Street and Cunningham Drive located behind Village Hall)
The Park Forest American Legion hosts its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on May 28 at 11 a.m. The program takes place at the corner of Main Street and Cunningham Drive in Downtown Park Forest and includes placement of remembrance wreaths in solemn honor of fallen service members, along with recognition of Park Forest veterans, informative details on the proper protocol for folding the American flag, a three-volley rifle salute, and live bugle rendition of “Taps.” Residents are encouraged to attend to remember those who have lost their lives while serving the country.
May 29, 2018, 7:00 PM @ Village Hall
May 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Thorn Creek Nature Center
WEDNESDAY MORNING WALKERS - WEEKLY PROGRAM
Wednesdays, 9-10:30 a.m. Free! Ages 13-adult. Registration required two days before your first walk. Follow the forest’s seasonal changes, enjoy light exercise and experience nature first-hand on 2 miles of Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve’s winding trails. Registration is required for programs. Call or email the nature center two days before the program.
May 30, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Thorn Creek Nature Center