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NEWS FROM OUR MEMBERS

 

 

Sock Hop Hustle 5K
Saturday, May 19
9:00 am (Race Start)
8:00 am (Registration)

Start & End Location: Sgt. Means Park, 20712 Western Avenue, Olympia Fields, IL 60461

$30 (April 30 – May 19)

Olympia Fields Park District is hosting its 3rd Annual Sock Hop Hustle 5K. This year, the event will benefit South Suburban Special Recreation Association (SSSRA). Proceeds from the Sock Hop Hustle 5K will be used for scholarships for individuals with special needs to participate in either SSSRA or Olympia Fields Park District programs. SSSRA provides individuals with disabilities or special needs the opportunity to be involved in year-round recreation.

Feel free to come dressed in your favorite 50s era fashion!

Immediately following the race, we will be hosting a free after-party at Sgt. Means Park.
– Vendors
– Music
– Activities for Kids
– Costume Contest
– And more!

Please visit http://sockhophustle.org/ or call  708-481-7313 for additional information.

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Save the Date: Prairie State College Foundation Golf Outing

The PSC Foundation Annual Scholarship Classic will be held on June 4, 2018. Supporters can come out to help raise funds for worthy candidates who deserve a chance to succeed. Find out how to make a contribution to the PSC Foundation at prairiestate.edu/foundation.

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Back by popular demand…

Bremen VFW Post 2791 has brought back the VFW Building Fund Raffle, made famous in the 80s and 90s by former VFW Commander and Chamber President Eldon Miller.  Tickets are $60 and include a light dinner and limited cocktails at the VFW on Thursday, June 28th.  Only 200 tickets will be sold, with 13 winners drawn.  Cash prizes from $50 – $2500 will be awarded!  Winners need not be present.  Proceeds from the raffle will purchase an electronic sign for the south side of the building, with business owners purchasing a ticket entitled to 2 free ads!  For additional information, please call the VFW at (708) 532-2333, or stop in at 17147 Oak Park Avenue, or text Roger Barton at (708) 899-8082.

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Great Clips in Tinley Park at 159th & Harlem opens May 7th next to the Aldi store. Stop by and get your haircut. Adults $14 & Seniors/Kids $12. Our hours of operation are:  Monday-Friday 9-9 Saturday 8:30 – 6 and Sunday 9:30 – 5. We specialize in haircuts and no appointment is necessary. We look forward to serving the Tinley Park community.

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Kids@College Summer Programs

PSC offers a summer program to enhance the problem solving skills of curious explorers (grades K-5) using fun, hands-on, STEAM based activities. Each week includes different science, technology, engineering, art, math and invention activities. Sign up for the weeks that fit your child’s schedule. Half and Full day options are available. Children will be grouped by appropriate age (5 to 10 years of age) and grade levels (K-5). Payment plans and before/after care options are available. Register by calling (708) 709-3750 or visit prairiestate.edu/kids  to learn more.

 

 

 

CHAMBER MEMBER SPECIALS

 

Our Little Munchkins Home Daycare is offering a SUPER DEAL. Join our daycare and get your 8th week FREE!!! Please check out our Facebook business page and our website. www.ourlittlemunchkins.com

Call Sharon at 708-638-6268

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  • Print
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  • Social media management
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Now through May 31, E-Interactive Marketing Solutions is offering a special for you to sign-up and receive a FREE Marketing Consultation and Business Cards. Click here.

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Classy Flowers & Gifts ~ Finest Florist In Tinley Park! ~ 16708 Oak Park Ave, Tinley Park  (708) 429~ROSE

GRADUATION FLOWERS…TIME TO ORDER!   CALL US FOR THE BEST FLOWERS AROUND! Let the graduate feel special with one of our special “presentation bouquets”  & DON’T FORGET THE PARTY CENTERPIECES! Our website has many options for all selections or let us create you a special design in your price range.

FRIDAYS…HAPPY HOURS BOUQUETS  from 3~6…A $10 bouquet for $5.95 cash & carry only during these hours! SAVE BIG!

We also carry Hydrangeas (mini & large), Lilies, Roses, Larkspur, Snapdragons, Bells of Ireland, Gerberas, Iris, Carnations, Tulips, Curly Willow, Fufi Mums, Chrysanthenmums, Statice, Alstoemeria & so many more DAILY along with many different varieties of foliages!  We design our own Dishgardens, nice selections & flowers may also be added in to them.  We are a full service local true Mom & Pop florist business.

***WE HAVE A “SECRET RECIPE” WHICH MAKES OUR QUALITY FLOWERS LAST BEYOND ALL OTHERS!

Check out our special posts on our Facebook page each day! www.facebook.com/ClassyFlowers

We would also like to THANK all our friends & customers for supporting us throughout the year.  WE LOVE WHAT WE DO!

Please visit our beautiful flower shop located directly across from Park Ace Hardware next to Byline Bank

Classy Flowers & Gifts
16708 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park, IL  60477
(708) 429-7673
www.classyflowers.com

 

 

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Neat Repeats stores in Orland Park and Worth are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help sort and price donations, operate the cash register and greet/ assist customers. You must be able to work one 5 hour shift per week, able to lift 20 pounds and be willing to work in a retail setting.

Both stores are in need of volunteers in the evenings and on weekends. The Orland Park store is especially in need of volunteers on Sundays from 11am-4pm.

All sales at Neat Repeats Resale benefit the clients served by the Crisis Center for South Suburbia. The Crisis Center for South Suburbia is a non-profit community organization that provides emergency shelter and other services for individuals and families victimized by domestic violence.

Store hours are:
Sundays 11am-4pm
Mondays 9am-4pm
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9am-8pm
Fridays and Saturdays 9am-4pm

For more information contact Deonne Senese, the Volunteer and Training Coordinator, at dsenese@crisisctr.org or 708-429-7255 Ext. 143