FridayHoliday Lights in Homewood: One of Homewood's "most treasured events," come out for music, hot chocolate, a chance to meet Santa and much more. And don't forget about all the local shopping opportunities! (insider's tip—we hear something special will be happening at the corner of Martin and Hickory at 7:30 p.m.)
National Motor Club Field Service State Wide Career Fair: "Income for today, wealth for tomorrow." Make sure to dress professionally and being plenty of resumes.
SaturdayFlossmoor Winterfest, Toys for Tots Drop Off: Take a trolley ride around town, and then have a kids party with Santa. End it all with a tree lighting ceremony. A great way to usher in the Holiday season for the whole family! While you’re at it, consider dropping off a toy for a less fortunate child at Coldwell Banker. They’ll be accepting donations all day long.
H-F Park District Breakfast with Santa: "A perennial favorite!." Santa's stopping by the Irwin Center for to celebrate the season with face painting, holiday music and more. For families with kids ages 6 and under. Call now to register.
Children's Hunger Fund Toy Wrap: Help wrap presents for children who might otherwise go without this Christmas.
Homewood Community Blood Drive: This is Laura Dillman's 29th year of coordinating blood drives! Every successful donor will get a free Culver's Butterburger gift card.
Need Help With Your Mortgage?: Learn how to lower your mortgage payments and get the relief you need at the Spanish Coalition for Housing's free workshop at Prairie State College on Dec. 7.
St. Andrew Cookie Walk and Mini Bazaar: "Shop fresh baked holiday cookies, candies, craft items and Fair Trade products from around the world. Have purchases gift wrapped while you relax with refreshments and Christmas music in the Bistro Cafe."
Irons Oaks Holiday Gift Extravaganza: "We'll have homemade jewelry, purses, treats, pottery, pastas and more, plus some of the most popular consultants, including Scentsy, Tastefully Simple and many more."
Photos with Santa in Homewood: Santa will be swinging by Thomas' Photographic Services to pose with your, your kids and your pets. Can't make this one? He'll be back on Dec. 14.
Chevy of Homewood's 5th Annual Holiday Charity Gala: "Sponsor a child in need for the Holidays while attending a charity Gala at Chevrolet of Homewood." RSVP today!
South Suburban Family Shelter's Pictures with Rock n' Roll Santa: Donate a gift card and get a free photo with Rock n' Roll Santa!
29th Annual “Do-It-Yourself” Messiah: Be a part of "hundreds of voices" singing Handel's "Messiah." Free to attend!
Insight Awareness Annual Holiday Open House: "De-Stress AND shop while practitioners offer FREE Mini Sessions of their passion in the healing arts; meet our teachers and learn what their courses are all about."
Sunday"Christmas at Our House" Sing-a-long Comedy Show: "This one hour presentation, written and directed by Pastor Loy, is a nostalgic and humorous look back at the Christmas Season, and also highlights the effects of the holidays on our lives today."
Want to see what else is going on? Check out the Homewood-Flossmoor Patch events calendar.