Big Week (Jan. 19 – Jan. 25)

Friday, January 19, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

There’s a lot happening in the Proviso Township area this week. Here are just a sampling of the big events going on near you.

Attend a vision party

On Saturday, Jan. 20, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., the Village of Maywood will host a Vision Board Party at the Multipurpose Building, 200 S. 5th Ave., in Maywood. Text or call in your RSVP at: (708) 466-0833.

This event is hosted by Local Color art studio and the village of Maywood mayor, trustee board and clerk.

Meet Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey

On Saturday, Jan. 20, Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey will host a special presentation: “Education: The Passport to the Future.” Special guests include Mark Holder, Bellwood D88 superintendent, and Proviso West High School Principal Dr. Nia Abdullah.

The meet and greet will take place at 9:30 a.m. while the meet the mayor section of the event will take place at 10 a.m., and go until 11 a.m. Light breakfast will be served.

Step into your new you

On Saturday, Jan. 20, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Lindop School, 2400 S. 18th Ave., in Broadview, state Representatives Emanuel “Chris” Welch (7th) and La Shawn K. Ford (8th) will host New Year New You.

This event will feature local fitness trainers and physical activities like yoga. Yoga instructor Gina Harris will conduct a free, 1-hour yoga class. If you have a yoga mat, bring it! For more info, contact (708) 450-1000 or email VFP 

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