“The Empty Bowls Community Dinner” raises money for Global Alliance for Africa, PADS, and for the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry. Come and buy from local potters, eat some soup, and meet your neighbors. This is a great event with an even better cause. Takes place this Friday, February 25th at OPRF High School. For more information, go to www.oprfhs.org or call 708-383-0700.
Maria is no stranger when it comes to finding frugal ways to spend the weekend. She's a cofounder of LocalEventsInYourArea.com, a website dedicated to sniffing out local and inexpensive ways to improve... More by Maria Murzyn