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Paper Shredding & E-Recycle Event

Saturday, August 19, 8 a.m. to 12 Noon in the Palos Heights Public Library parking lot. See attached for details on what is and is not acepted. more »

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

A Household Hazardous Waste Collection will be held on Saturday, June 10 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by the IPEA and the City of Oak Forest at their Public Works Garage located at 15800 S. Lorel Avenue. See attached for details more »

Memorial Day Program

The Annual Memorial Day Program will be held on Monday, May 29 at 11:00 a.m. by the Veterans Memorial across from City Hall, 7607 W. College Drive. In the event of rain, the program will be held inside City Hall. more »

Shredding & E-Recycling Event

The Palos Heights Public Library is hosting a Shredding & E-Recycling Event on Saturday, August 19, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to 12 Noon in the library parking lot, 12501 S. 71st Avenue. See attached for details. more »

Farmers Market

The Palos Heights Farmers Market opens Wednesday, May 10, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Municipal Parking Lot, 12217 S Harlem. Many vendors are returning and NEW vendors include: Sitka Salmon, Simple Taste, Farmer in the Dell Sprouts, Idle Hour Maple Syrup, and Noffke Family Farms fresh cut flowers. Link cards accepted. Gift Certificates available. more »

Meet Your Cook County Commissioner

The Leaque of Women Voters of Palos Orland Area is hosting "Meet Your Cook County Commissioner" on Saturday, March 11 at 10 a.m. at the Palos Heights Library, 12501 S 71st Avenue. Special guest: Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison, 17th District. Hear about County services and projects as well as recent changes to our local Forest more »

Supporting Our Troops

Have you ever thought or wondered what it is like for our men and women overseas in harm’s way? Serving during a conflict can bring on many emotions. Sometimes fear, many times boredom, periods of complete chaos and wondering does anybody back home care that I am over here for them. Many of these men and women do not have family that write more »

New Public Arts Brochure

Summer is a great time to get out and enjoy our community...whether by foot, bike or car. The new Public Arts brochure is available at City Hall and the Library and it features an easy-to-follow map with all the locations of sculptures and murals. Take time to appreciate the arts or introduce the collection to a friend or visitor.  The Arts more »

Meet Cookie Mouse

Stop by to meet the Mouse from the popular book, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, and have your photo taken with him, because if you give the mouse a cookie, he’ll want to meet you! The movie version of the book will be shown starting at 5:30. more »