Big Events Around Town | June 9 – June 17

Winslow Homer’s “A Visit from the Old Mistress” (1876), which depicts an encounter between recently freed slaves and their former mistress. Operation Uplift Inc. will host a week-long Juneteenth celebration in honor of these freed slaves later this month. Thursday, June 8, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Friday After Work Social || Friday, June 9 || 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. || Meal of the … Continue reading Big Events Around Town | June 9 – June 17

Big Events Around Town | June 1 – June 8

Barbara Cole, Maywood Youth Mentoring executive director, with MYM participants as they clean the organization’s peace garden at 17th Ave. and Madison in Maywood during an event last year. | File Wednesday, May 31, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 17th & Madison Peace Garden Spruce-Up || Saturday, June 3 || 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. || MYM Peace Garden, corner of 17th & Madison, … Continue reading Big Events Around Town | June 1 – June 8