Oak Park: Nov. 29 is Small Business Saturday

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By Ashley Lisenby

Digital Editor

While you're making your post Turkey Day (or Tofurky Day, for my veggie loving pals) shopping plans, make time for Small Business Saturday on Nov. 29.  

Read why you should shop small from Bee Home and Garden owner Colleen Maia.

When you shop small and local you are not only supporting your community and local businesses, but you are also probably more likely to find unique items that you would not find at big box stores. 

Cheers and happy #shopsmall Saturday. Tweet your finds from this Saturday's shopping excursion to @OakParkShopping.

P.S. River Forest Chocolates is handing out very cute, very useful Small Business Saturday canvas bags (pictured) to the first few dozen patrons on Nov. 29.

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Donna Slepicka from River Forest  

Posted: December 3rd, 2014 9:17 PM

Thank you for the Small Business Saturday shout out! I knew there was a bit more traffic at my door- " thank you" Oakpark.com!!! Getting to word out for all of the small businesses in our communities. Bringing personal service, unique and quality products to our consumers is the goal. BIG "thank you" Ashley and Oakpark(&riverforest).com.

Dan Haley from Wednesday Journal Wednesday Journal Employee

Posted: November 26th, 2014 2:18 PM

Love the Bee. Can't wait to see the new spaces on East Chicago Avenue.

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