Big Week (Plus) — More Thanksgiving Events In Proviso Township

Friday, November 16, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

There are a few more Thanksgiving-related events around Proviso Township that we didn’t add to our first ‘Big Week’ section. Here are they are: 

Feed your body and soul 

On Sunday, Nov. 18, 10:30 a.m., at the Maywood Park District, 921 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood, Impact Church in Maywood will have a Thanksgiving service featuring live music, a special Thanksgiving message and a free meal for the whole community. There will also be a raffle of turkeys and bags of Thanksgiving food.

Take advantage of a food giveaway 

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, at the Maywood Multi-Purpose Building, 200 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood, state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch (7th), along with sponsors Vision of Restoration, the Village of Maywood and Molina Healthcare, will host a Thanksgiving Food Giveaway.

Pick up great, healthy food, and visit several health and nutrition vendors to learn how to eat smarter and better. For more info, visit

Have Thanksgiving lunch for free 

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 12 p.m. until 2:30 p.m., at Schroeder Park, 2600 South 13th Ave. in Broadview, enjoy a Seniors Thanksgiving Lunch. Cost is free while supplies last.

For events listed in ‘Big Week’ from earlier this week, click here

If you know of more free Thanksgiving events that might benefit someone in need, let us know by sending info to 

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