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05/02/2016 (Monday)
 
WONDERFUL WORLD OF WHEELS     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 1:00PM Location: Whole Foods Market
2607 W. 75th Street 
 
WONDERFUL WORLD OF WHEELS. Preschoolers ages 1 to 5 will have an opportunity to see, touch and experience a variety of community vehicles at Naperville Park District’s Wonderful World of Wheels. They will see vehicles such as a police car, fire truck, tractor and many more at this free event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, May 2 in the Whole Foods Market parking lot, 2607 W. 75th St.
 
Naperville Community Garden Club     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Knox Presbyterian Church, 1105 Catalpa Lane 
 
The next meeting of the Naperville Community Garden Club will be Monday May 2 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be at the Knox Presbyterian Church at 1105 Catalpa Lane in Naperville. There will be a presentation by Jeff Gibson from Ball Horticulture on "Plants that you should Know." The meeting is free to all and light refreshments will be provided. See their website for more information: http// napervillecommunitygardeners.org
 
05/03/2016 (Tuesday)
 
City Council     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
05/04/2016 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 9:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Get fit the old fashioned way during Naper Settlement’s Wednesday Walking Club that will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesdays, April 6 through October 26 on the Settlement’s 12-acre museum campus, 523 S. Webster St. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
Planning & Zoning Commission     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
05/05/2016 (Thursday)
 
National Day of Prayer     (CommEv) Time: 12:00PM Location: Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. Eagle Street 
 
The 64th annual National Day of Prayer will be Thursday, May 5 at noon at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St. For more information, call (815) 436-7088 or visit www.nationaldayofprayer.org.
 
05/06/2016 (Friday)
 
Battle of the Bands     (CommEv) Time: 4:30PM - 8:00PM Location: Community Concert Center in Central Park
104 E. 
 
The Naperville Park District Youth Ambassadors’ 13th annual Battle of the Bands contest features bands from area high schools. The first place winner will perform at Ribfest at a time to be determined and will advance to the Illinois Park District Association’s Regional Battle of the Bands with a chance to perform at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield. The second and third place finishers will play at the Naperville Park District’s Rollin’ on the River series on the Riverwalk in July. Additionally, this year, the second place band will open at the Barn Farewell Celebration on Sat., June 4, also featuring Nepenthe, a band from the Barn’s early years, and OMT.
 
Opera Gala     (CommEv) Time: 8:00PM Location: North Central College’s Fine Arts Center, 171 E. C 
 
DuPage Symphony Orchestra and Naperville Chorus present two performances of “Opera Gala” at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 6 and Saturday, May 7 in North Central College’s Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (630) 637-7469 or visit www.northcentralcollege.edu/showtix.
 
05/07/2016 (Saturday)
 
Naperville Community Gardeners Plant Sale     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 1:00PM Location: Ron Ory Community Garden Plots
811 S. West St.< 
 
The Naperville Community Gardeners 36th annual Plant Sale will be from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Naperville’s Ron Ory Community Garden Plots, 811 S. West St. Featured plants include locally grown high quality Proven Winners, a wide variety of unique “specialty” and bedding plants, vegetables, herbs, grasses and hanging baskets. For more information, please visit www.napervillecommunitygardeners.org.
 
NAHC Board of Directors     (NAHCMtgs) Time: 9:00AM - 10:30AM Location: Naperville Bank & Trust
555 Fort Hill Drive 
 
Monthly Planning meeting for the NAHC Board of Directors
 
Opera Gala     (CommEv) Time: 8:00PM Location: North Central College’s Fine Arts Center, 171 E. C 
 
DuPage Symphony Orchestra and Naperville Chorus present two performances of “Opera Gala” at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 6 and Saturday, May 7 in North Central College’s Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (630) 637-7469 or visit www.northcentralcollege.edu/showtix.
 
05/10/2016 (Tuesday)
 
Project Help Breakfaxt     (CommEv) Time: 7:30AM - 9:30AM Location: Hilton Lisle/Naperville
3003 Corporate West Dri 
 
Project HELP invites the community to “Community Begins at Home!” a breakfast featuring keynote speaker Diana Mendley Rauner, president of the Ounce of Prevention Fund, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 10 at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville, 3003 Corporate West Drive in Lisle. For more information, visit www.projecthelpdupage.org.
 
05/11/2016 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 9:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Get fit the old fashioned way during Naper Settlement’s Wednesday Walking Club that will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesdays, April 6 through October 26 on the Settlement’s 12-acre museum campus, 523 S. Webster St. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
05/12/2016 (Thursday)
 
Park District Board of Commissioners     (NaperMtg) Time: 5:30PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
05/13/2016 (Friday)
 
Spring Tulip Bulb Sale     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM  
 
The Naperville Park District will hold its annual Spring Tulip Bulb Sale at 8 a.m. on Friday, May 13 at the Riverwalk Pavilion near the Park District Administrative Building parking lot, 320 W. Jackson Ave. Bulbs that bloomed this spring along the Riverwalk and other locations will be sold for $3 per dozen on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, visit www.napervilleparks.org.
 
05/17/2016 (Tuesday)
 
City Council     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
05/18/2016 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 9:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Get fit the old fashioned way during Naper Settlement’s Wednesday Walking Club that will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesdays, April 6 through October 26 on the Settlement’s 12-acre museum campus, 523 S. Webster St. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
Planning & Zoning Commission     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
05/19/2016 (Thursday)
 
School District 203 Special Education Meeting     (CommEv)  Location: District Administrative Center, 203 W. Hillside 
 
Naperville Community Unit School District 203 will hold a meeting on Thursday, May 19 to discuss the district’s plan for providing special education services to students with disabilities who attend private schools or who are home schooled within the Naperville District 203 boundaries. The meetings will be held at the District Administrative Center, 203 W. Hillside, from 9 to 10 a.m. for families who home school and from 11 a.m. to noon for parents or guardians of students in private school. For more information, contact Assistant Superintendent Christine Igoe at (630) 420-6308 or cigoe@naperville203.org.
 
05/21/2016 (Saturday)
 
Civil War Days     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 4:00PM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Naper Settlement becomes a Civil War encampment with more than 300 reenactors during Civil War Days. Visitors can meet famous characters of the past and become immersed in history. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
NAHC General Membership Meeting     (NAHCMtgs) Time: 8:00AM - 10:00AM Location: Meeting Room B
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 features guest speakers focused on the topic at hand, starts at 8:30 and we promise we will adjourn by 10 so everyone can get on with their day.
 
05/22/2016 (Sunday)
 
Civil War Days     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 4:00PM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Naper Settlement becomes a Civil War encampment with more than 300 reenactors during Civil War Days. Visitors can meet famous characters of the past and become immersed in history. For more information, call (630) 420-6010 or visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
Naperville Municipal Band Concert     (CommEv) Time: 3:00PM Location: Neuqua Valley High School
2360 95th Street
 
05/25/2016 (Wednesday)
 
Wednesday Walking Club     (CommEv) Time: 8:00AM - 9:00AM Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Get fit the old fashioned way during Naper Settlement’s Wednesday Walking Club that will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesdays, April 6 through October 26 on the Settlement’s 12-acre museum campus, 523 S. Webster St. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.org.
 
05/26/2016 (Thursday)
 
Park District Board of Commissioners     (NaperMtg) Time: 6:30PM Location: Administration Building
320 W. Jackson Ave.