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Community Calendar

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Upcoming events

  1. Apr 22 Thu

    Historic Preservation Commission

    07::00PM, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL - 1st Floor - Community Room

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  2. Apr 24 Sat

    The Vintage Home Show

    09::00AM, Virtual

  3. Apr 24 Sat

    Maywood Village Pride Village Wide Cleanup

    09::00AM, Kicks off at Veterans Park Gazebo at 4th Ave & Oak St

  4. Apr 26 Mon

    Village Board of Trustees Meeting

    07::00PM, Village Hall - 1st Floor - COMMUNITY ROOM - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL

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  5. Apr 27 Tue

    SPECIAL Board of Fire and Police Commissioners Meeting

    06::00PM, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL  2nd Floor Conference Room 

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Guides to River Forest

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