Events Calendar

 
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09/01/2015 (Tuesday)
 
City Council     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
09/02/2015 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Every Wednesday at 8 a.m. through October 28, join the free Wednesday Walking Club at Naper Settlement. Check in at the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center then log your minutes to earn reward tickets to Naper Settlement programs and events. No registration is required. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
FARMERS MARKET AT ST. JOHN’S     (CommEv) Time: 3:00PM - 7:00PM Location: St. John’s, 750 Aurora Ave. 
 
Local vendors offer seasonally fresh vegetables and fruits, micro greens, meats, eggs, cheese, breads, honey, fresh cut flowers, teas, oils and vinegars, spices and more at the Farmers Market a. For more information, email farmersmarketatstjohns@gmail.com or visit www.stjohns-episcopal.com.
 
09/04/2015 (Friday)
 
LAST FLING     (CommEv)   
 
The Naperville Jaycees’ four-day, end-of-summer festival in downtown Naperville will begin Friday, September 4 and run through Labor Day on Monday, September 7. Events and live music will occur along the Riverwalk on Jackson Avenue and at Rotary Hill near the Millennium Carillon. For more information, visit www.lastfling.org.
 
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS     (CommEv)  Location: Central Park
104 E. Benton Ave 
 
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS. Bring the family, your blanket and snacks and enjoy a free movie under the stars in Central Park, directly behind the Koehler YMCA, 34 S. Washington St. The next showing is “Muppets Most Wanted” on Friday, September 4. The movie will start just after dusk. For more information, visit www.ymcachicago.org/kroehler.
 
09/05/2015 (Saturday)
 
LAST FLING     (CommEv)   
 
The Naperville Jaycees’ four-day, end-of-summer festival in downtown Naperville will begin Friday, September 4 and run through Labor Day on Monday, September 7. Events and live music will occur along the Riverwalk on Jackson Avenue and at Rotary Hill near the Millennium Carillon. For more information, visit www.lastfling.org.
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
Fifth Avenue Station Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station parking lot, 200 E. 5th Ave. 
 
Local farmers sell fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked goods and other produce in an open-air market every Saturday from June through October. For more information, call (630) 369-5638
 
Skaters’ Picnic     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 2:00PM Location: Centennial Beach Skate Park, 500 W. Jackson Ave. 
 
Skaters of all ages are invited to the 11th annual Skaters’ Picnic. This free event, which features a free lunch, a free raffle ticket and a free T-shirt to the first 100 skaters as well as professional skaters performing skate demonstrations, a live DJ, doughnut and pie eating competitions and skateboard games. For more information, visit www.kidsmatter2us.org.
 
09/06/2015 (Sunday)
 
LAST FLING     (CommEv)   
 
The Naperville Jaycees’ four-day, end-of-summer festival in downtown Naperville will begin Friday, September 4 and run through Labor Day on Monday, September 7. Events and live music will occur along the Riverwalk on Jackson Avenue and at Rotary Hill near the Millennium Carillon. For more information, visit www.lastfling.org.
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
09/07/2015 (Monday)
 
LAST FLING     (CommEv)   
 
The Naperville Jaycees’ four-day, end-of-summer festival in downtown Naperville will begin Friday, September 4 and run through Labor Day on Monday, September 7. Events and live music will occur along the Riverwalk on Jackson Avenue and at Rotary Hill near the Millennium Carillon. For more information, visit www.lastfling.org.
 
LABOR DAY PARADE     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM Location: Downtown Naperville 
 
For more information, visit www.lastfling.org or www.naperville.il.us/lastfling.aspx.
 
09/09/2015 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Every Wednesday at 8 a.m. through October 28, join the free Wednesday Walking Club at Naper Settlement. Check in at the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center then log your minutes to earn reward tickets to Naper Settlement programs and events. No registration is required. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
FARMERS MARKET AT ST. JOHN’S     (CommEv) Time: 3:00PM - 7:00PM Location: St. John’s, 750 Aurora Ave. 
 
Local vendors offer seasonally fresh vegetables and fruits, micro greens, meats, eggs, cheese, breads, honey, fresh cut flowers, teas, oils and vinegars, spices and more at the Farmers Market a. For more information, email farmersmarketatstjohns@gmail.com or visit www.stjohns-episcopal.com.
 
09/11/2015 (Friday)
 
SENIOR FAIR 2015     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Lincoln Center Auditorium, 935 Maple Ave. in Downe 
 
State Representative Ron Sandack invites seniors to the 2015 Senior Fair to receive guides, literature and other resources from state, county and local government. For more information, call (630) 737-0504 or visit www.ronsandack.org.
 
SEPTEMBER 11 REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY     (CommEv) Time: 6:00PM Location: Cmdr. Dan Shanower/Sept. 11 Memorial
Along the  
 
A remembrance ceremony will be held preceded by the tolling of a Millennium Carillon bell from 5:45 to 6 p.m.
 
FunMattersToo     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Cress Creek Country Club, 1215 Royal St George Dri 
 
Celebrate resiliency and community at FunMattersToo, featuring Dueling Pianos with Dario Radio Network. All funds raised at this adults-only event – which includes dinner, cocktails, a silent auction and a wine pull and balloon pop – will support the programs of KidsMatter. Tickets and sponsorships must be purchased in advance at www.KidsMatter2Us.org/FunMattersToo.
 
09/12/2015 (Saturday)
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
Fifth Avenue Station Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station parking lot, 200 E. 5th Ave. 
 
Local farmers sell fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked goods and other produce in an open-air market every Saturday from June through October. For more information, call (630) 369-5638
 
Early Childhood Community Resource Fair     (CommEv) Time: 9:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Ann Reid Early Childhood Center
1011 S. Naper B 
 
The seventh annual Early Childhood Community Resource Fair with more than 50 community resources will be available to families raising children between the ages of birth through five years. This free event is co-sponsored by Indian Prairie School District 204 and Naperville Community Unit School District 203 in collaboration with DuPage County Health Department, DuPage Children’s Museum, Project H.E.L.P. StarNet, and SPARK. Activities include educational, interactive exhibits provided by DuPage Children’s Museum; emergency vehicles for children to explore; story time (in English and Spanish); musical entertainment; the Smile Squad, a mobile dental clinic, for free dental screenings; and raffle prizes for kids and parents.
 
Celebrate Hope Event     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 3:00PM Location: Free Speech Pavilion
Webster Street and Jackson 
 
Share hope and encouragement with women in safe houses at the WAR Chest Boutique’s Celebrate Hope Event. The event features performances and letter writing. For more information, contact Meggie Zayas at (630) 904-9200 or mzayas@warinternational.org or visit www.facebook.com/events/1411029415890669/.
 
09/13/2015 (Sunday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
McDonald Farm Fall Festival     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 4:00PM Location: McDonald Farm, 10S404 Knoch Knolls Rd., Naperville 
 
Come on out to The Conservation Foundation’s McDonald Farm and enjoy live folk music , hayrides, activities for the kids, pony rides (nominal fee), a petting zoo, and wildlife exhibits. Take a farm tour and learn about native landscaping and conservation efforts. Visitors can join one of the Outdoor Survival workshops, and hear a few tales from a travelling storyteller. There’ll be food available for purchase, or bring a picnic to enjoy on our peaceful 60-acre farm. Free admission and parking.
 
09/14/2015 (Monday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
Naperville Newcomers and Neighbors Club     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. Eagle Street 
 
New and established residents are welcome to attend the Naperville Newcomers and Neighbors Club’s Kick-Off Coffee. Activity chairs, sponsors and supported charities will be on hand to present the activities and events for the 2015-16 season. For more information, visit www.napervillenewcomersandneighborsclub.com.
 
Naperville Community Garden Club     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Knox Presbyterian Church, 1105 Catalpa Lane 
 
The presentation will be "Pictures of my Garden Made Better" presented by Ben Calvert. The meeting is free to all and light refreshments will be provided. See our website for more information http://napervillecommunitygardeners.org.
 
09/15/2015 (Tuesday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
09/16/2015 (Wednesday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Every Wednesday at 8 a.m. through October 28, join the free Wednesday Walking Club at Naper Settlement. Check in at the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center then log your minutes to earn reward tickets to Naper Settlement programs and events. No registration is required. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
FARMERS MARKET AT ST. JOHN’S     (CommEv) Time: 3:00PM - 7:00PM Location: St. John’s, 750 Aurora Ave. 
 
Local vendors offer seasonally fresh vegetables and fruits, micro greens, meats, eggs, cheese, breads, honey, fresh cut flowers, teas, oils and vinegars, spices and more at the Farmers Market a. For more information, email farmersmarketatstjohns@gmail.com or visit www.stjohns-episcopal.com.
 
Planning & Zoning Commission     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
09/17/2015 (Thursday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
HEALING FIELD LAUNCH PARTY     (CommEv) Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM Location: Riverwalk Eatery, 441 Aurora Ave 
 
The public is invited to a launch party for the “Healing Field of Honor: 50 Years of Healing” . Individuals will be able to purchase a flag, dedicate a flag to a veteran and/or become a sponsor. For more information, visit www.healingfield.org/naperville.
 
09/18/2015 (Friday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
Healthy, Wealthy and Wise 2015 Senior Conference     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. Eagle Street 
 
Naperville and Lisle Townships Triad wish to extend an invitation for you to attend Healthy, Wealthy and Wise 2015 Senior Conference. The safety and well-being of the senior population in the 72 square miles covered by our two townships is our primary concern. We hope you will be able to join us at some point during the day to meet and talk with this vital part of our community.
 
09/19/2015 (Saturday)
 
Naperville Independent Film Festival     (CommEv)   
 
See the work of independent filmmakers worldwide featuring short stories, student produced films, animation, documentaries and screenplays at the eighth annual Naperville Independent Film Festival. For more information, including schedules and screening times and locations, visit www.naperfilmfest.org or email Mary Ellen Fieseler at anthromom4@hotmail.com.
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
Fifth Avenue Station Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station parking lot, 200 E. 5th Ave. 
 
Local farmers sell fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked goods and other produce in an open-air market every Saturday from June through October. For more information, call (630) 369-5638
 
NAHC General Membership Meeting     (NAHCMtgs) Time: 8:00AM - 10:00AM Location: Meeting Rooms B&C
Naperville Municipal Center
 
Our monthly meetings provide an opportunity for neighbors to get together with community leaders over a cup of coffee and share information on topics of interest to homeowners and homeowner associations. - Meetings start at 8 AM with coffee and networking. The formal program, featuring guest speakers providing an HOA Legal Update & HOA Insurance Requirements, starts at 8:30 and we promise we will adjourn by 10 so everyone can get on with their day.
 
RIVERWALK FINE ART FAIR     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM Location: Riverwalk & Jackson Street between Main and Eagle  
 
The fair will showcase sculptures and artwork commissioned by Naperville’s Century Walk committee. For more information, visit www.napervilleartleague.com.
 
Washington Street Outdoor Market     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM - 7:00PM Location: U.S. Bank parking lot
136 S. Washington St. 
 
For more information, visit www.room363.net or call (630) 778-0363.
 
Celebration of Peace 2015     (CommEv) Time: 2:00PM - 3:30PM Location: Veterans Park, 303 E. Gartner Road 
 
Join the ThinkGlobal Arts Foundation at “Celebration of Peace 2015”, the dedication ceremony for Naperville’s Peace Pole at Veterans Park, 303 E. Gartner Road. The afternoon will include an address by Mayor Steve Chirico, a live band and choral music by Naperville children and more. For more information, email info@thinkglobalarts.org or call (630) 596-7567 or (630) 697-4441.
 
09/20/2015 (Sunday)
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
Washington Street Outdoor Market     (CommEv) Time: 9:00AM - 5:00PM Location: U.S. Bank parking lot
136 S. Washington St. 
 
For more information, visit www.room363.net or call (630) 778-0363.
 
RIVERWALK FINE ART FAIR     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM Location: Riverwalk & Jackson Street between Main and Eagle  
 
The fair will showcase sculptures and artwork commissioned by Naperville’s Century Walk committee. For more information, visit www.napervilleartleague.com.
 
2015 Judd-A-Thon     (CommEv) Time: 10:00AM Location: Judd Kendall VFW Post 3873
908 W. Jackson Ave. 
 
The Judd Kendall VFW Post 3873 will host the 2015 Judd-A-Thon on Sunday, September 20. This 0.1k run and fundraiser begins at 10 a.m. at the VFW, 908 W. Jackson Ave., and supports veteran and military families at the VFW National Home for Children. For more information, visit www.napervfw3873.org.
 
Indian Cultural Festival     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 4:00PM Location: Central Park
104 E. Benton Ave 
 
Journey to the exotic, ancient land of Vedic India and experience its diverse, rich heritage and customs. For more information, visit www.simplyvedic.org or call (630) 355-5468.
 
09/23/2015 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Every Wednesday at 8 a.m. through October 28, join the free Wednesday Walking Club at Naper Settlement. Check in at the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center then log your minutes to earn reward tickets to Naper Settlement programs and events. No registration is required. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
SENIOR HEALTH FAIR     (CommEv) Time: 9:00AM - 12:00PM Location: DuPage County Administration Building, 421 N. Coun 
 
All area senior citizens are invited to attend the Senior Health Fair. Seniors will be able to participate in posture tests and nerve scans, review the Illinois “Rules of the Road,” receive free photo identification cards and visit information booths. For more information, contact Sen. Michael Connelly’s office at (630) 682-8101 or view all of the fair’s exhibitors and vendors at www.senatorconnelly.org.
 
09/24/2015 (Thursday)
 
District 203 “Big Ten University Night”     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Naperville North High School Field House
899 N. 
 
In a typical year, between 15-20% of all District 203 graduates attend Big Ten Universities. To complement family campus visits and individual representative visits to each high school, Naperville North High School has organized the first-ever “Big Ten University Night” where all 14 schools of the country’s most respected conference will be under one roof. Have aspirations of being a Hawkeye? A Scarlet Night? Ever dreamed about sitting in the Big House or the ‘Shoe for “The Game?” Thought about delving in to journalism at Northwestern or history in Madison? - NNHS invites D203 families and students to this exciting event at 7PM on September 24, 2015, in the NNHS Field House. Hear an overview of each school, and join us immediately following for a Big Ten College Fair – where you will have access to representatives from Penn State to Maryland to Purdue! - Naperville North High School looks forward to seeing the Redhawk and Huskie families on this one-of-a-kind evening!
 
09/26/2015 (Saturday)
 
HARVEST POW WOW     (CommEv)  Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Celebrate Native American culture with dancing and drumming, Native flute playing, craft and food vendors and a children’s activities area from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, September 26 and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 27. For more information, call (773) 585-1744 or visit www.harvestpowwow.com.
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
Fifth Avenue Station Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station parking lot, 200 E. 5th Ave. 
 
Local farmers sell fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked goods and other produce in an open-air market every Saturday from June through October. For more information, call (630) 369-5638
 
NAHC Board of Directors     (NAHCMtgs) Time: 9:00AM - 10:30AM Location: Lunchroom
Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. 
 
At its monthly planning meeting, the Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation Board of Directors reviews upcoming meetings, Confederation stands, and the business aspects of managing the Confederation
 
09/27/2015 (Sunday)
 
Millennium Carillon Recitals & Concerts     (CommEv)  Location: Millenium Carillon on the Riverwalk
443 Aurora  
 
Weekly recitals and concerts at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave., resume on Saturday April 4, and will be held every Saturday at noon and Sunday at 3 p.m. For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit www.Naperville-Carillon.org.
 
HARVEST POW WOW     (CommEv)  Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Celebrate Native American culture with dancing and drumming, Native flute playing, craft and food vendors and a children’s activities area from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, September 26 and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 27. For more information, call (773) 585-1744 or visit www.harvestpowwow.com.
 
09/28/2015 (Monday)
 
City Council Workshop     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
Electric Rates
 
09/30/2015 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Every Wednesday at 8 a.m. through October 28, join the free Wednesday Walking Club at Naper Settlement. Check in at the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center then log your minutes to earn reward tickets to Naper Settlement programs and events. No registration is required. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.