May 16 - October 1: Benches on the Avenue - Along Oak Park Avenue
My bench is on the corner of 173rd and Oak Park Avenue (in front of the train station).
"View the beautifully, hand-crafted benches with original artwork from community artists depicting the theme "Classic TV.""
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Southtownstar Online Video Interview
No time to sit when working on Tinley bench
Published: 04:00 AM May 24,2009
Michelle P. Owens just loves power tools. So there was little hesitation when she was asked to create one of the 19 pieces for this year's Benches on the Avenue event in Tinley Park. Even her students at Nathan Hale Middle School offered ideas for her bench art.
Southtown Star Newspaper - Neighborhood Star - Sunday Final Edition
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May 17, 2009 & May 24, 2009
Takin’ a seat in TV Land
Benches return to Oak Park Avenue
by Jamie Lynn Ferguson (email@example.com)
May 22, 2009
Artists taking a brush to the bench for the first time this year are Suzanne Bushno (Scooby Doo), Michele P. Owens (Classic Puppet Theater), Beau and Bladen Saunoris (Popeye), Matthew McCormick (Bozo), Easter Seals Therapeutic Autism School and Oaks Construction Services of Hazel Crest (Thomas the Train), and Andrew Welch