Events Calendar

 
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10/01/2014 (Wednesday)
 
Illinois House of Representatives Candidates Forum     (NAHCMtgs) Time: 7:00PM - 8:30PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
Please join us to question candidates vying for votes in the 41st, 81st, and 84th House Districts.

Please plan on joining us "live" and participating by forwarding questions to our moderator. For those who cannot be part of the event audience, NAHC Candidate Forums are broadcast live on the City of Naperville Public Access Station WCNC (Channel 6 WOW, Channel 10 Comcast, and Channel 99 AT&T). Forums will also be replayed in the weeks prior to the November election.

 
10/02/2014 (Thursday)
 
Knoch Knolls Nature Center Grand Opening     (CommEv) Time: 5:30PM - 7:30PM Location: 320 Knoch Knolls Road
Naperville 
 
“We invite everyone to join us for the ribbon cutting and then to explore the new exhibits and learn more about the nature activities that the Park District will offer at the Center,” said Director of Recreation Brad Wilson. - In addition to viewing the colorful exhibits, which feature an interactive video and a large aquarium with live river fish, guests can enjoy nature activities for kids, musical entertainment on the deck and light refreshments. - To help the Park District plan for refreshments, guests are asked to RSVP for the event by sending an email to rsvp@napervilleparks.org with the number of people planning to attend. - Parking will be available in the Knoch Knolls Park parking lot just west of the Nature Center and along Knoch Knolls Road.
 
10/03/2014 (Friday)
 
Naper Settlement’s Oktoberfest     (CommEv)  Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Enjoy traditional German music and classic rock along with German-style beverages and cuisine with family friendly activities during Naper Settlement’s Oktoberfest to be held from 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 3 and from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 4. Free parking is available and advance tickets are available online. For more information or to purchase advance tickets, visit www.napersettlement.org/oktoberfest.
 
OKTOBERFEST!     (CommEv)  Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Enjoy traditional German music and classic rock along with German-style beverages and cuisine with family friendly activities during Naper Settlement’s Oktoberfest to be held from 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 3 and from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 4. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.org/oktoberfest.
 
10/04/2014 (Saturday)
 
OKTOBERFEST!     (CommEv)  Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Enjoy traditional German music and classic rock along with German-style beverages and cuisine with family friendly activities during Naper Settlement’s Oktoberfest to be held from 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 3 and from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 4. For more information, visit www.napersettlement.org/oktoberfest.
 
Naper Settlement’s Oktoberfest     (CommEv)  Location: Naper Settlement
523 S. Webster St. 
 
Enjoy traditional German music and classic rock along with German-style beverages and cuisine with family friendly activities during Naper Settlement’s Oktoberfest to be held from 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 3 and from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 4. Free parking is available and advance tickets are available online. For more information or to purchase advance tickets, visit www.napersettlement.org/oktoberfest.
 
Naperville Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station Parking Lot 
 
For more information, call (630) 369-5638.
 
NAHC Board of Directors     (NAHCMtgs) Time: 9:00AM - 10:30AM Location: Lunchroom
Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. 
 
This is the monthly planning meeting for the Confederation Board
 
10/07/2014 (Tuesday)
 
City Council     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
10/08/2014 (Wednesday)
 
KidsMatter Youth and Family Volunteer Fair     (CommEv) Time: 5:30PM - 7:30PM Location: Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. Eagle Street 
 
The 12th annual Youth and Family Volunteer Fair for students in grades 6 through 12. Local non-profit organizations will be on hand at this free event to showcase their volunteer and advocacy opportunities, enabling students to find service venues that match their interests and schedule. For more information, visit www.kidsmatter2us.org.
 
Planning & Zoning Commission     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
10/09/2014 (Thursday)
 
SB 16 Forum     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Wheaton Warrenville South High School Auditorium
 
State Representative Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) and Senator Michael Connelly (R-Wheaton) will partner on October 9 for a community forum about SB16, a controversial rewrite of the school funding formula. - Ives and Connelly will be joined at the event by State Superintendent of Education Christopher Koch, Chief Financial Officer for the Illinois State Board of Education Robert Wolfe, and other Elementary & Secondary Education experts. Several State Representatives and Senators from affected districts will also be in attendance.
 
10/11/2014 (Saturday)
 
Naperville Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station Parking Lot 
 
For more information, call (630) 369-5638.
 
Public Safety Open House     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 3:00PM Location: Public Safety Campus
1350 Aurora Avenue 
 
New this year from the Naperville Police Department will be demonstrations from their K-9 unit and a Taser Demo. The LifeStar Helicopter will land at Noon and there will be an auto extrication with a DUI arrest. The fire department loves to burn things so they will be demonstrating flashovers and have kids squirting a real fire hose. - There will also be several hands on activities including fire extinguisher training, forensics, fingerprinting. and free hot dogs for the kids!!
 
10/18/2014 (Saturday)
 
Naperville Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station Parking Lot 
 
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
 
The Confederation Membership meets regularly to network, share information, and learn from presenters. This month's meeting will feature a look at neighborhood property maintenance issues. Speakers will include Naperville Code Enforcement and a representative of a local financial institution. - Coffee and networking starts at 8 AM, the meeting begins at 8:30, and we will adjourn by 10 AM so our members can get on with their day. - Details will be in the monthly newsletter and on our homepage at www.napervillehomeowners.com
 
10/19/2014 (Sunday)
 
Soup's On     (CommEv) Time: 11:30AM - 3:30PM Location: Naperville Central High School
440 Aurora Ave. 
 
The joyous clamor of families enjoying the best of Naperville restaurants and entertainment by local students has deeper meaning as their presence will help The Rotary Club of Naperville prevent hunger and homelessness, and for other humanitarian needs locally. - Ample food, beverages, and entertainment will contribute to the event’s upbeat atmosphere. A tantalizing assortment of tasty foods and desserts created by 25 of the area’s most admired restaurants and food purveyors will be on the menu. Children will be captivated by activities sponsored by the DuPage Children’s Museum, while guests of all ages will enjoy musical entertainment by award-winning high school choral groups. A silent auction with a wide variety of exciting prizes will be held. Football fans can enjoy watching the game in the Bears Lounge, too. - Tickets can be purchased online at www.SoupsOnRotary.com. Tickets are $45 for adults; seniors (65+) and military, $35; children 6-12, $10; children 5 and under are free.
 
10/21/2014 (Tuesday)
 
City Council     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
10/23/2014 (Thursday)
 
CAPS Fire Department Recognition Event     (CommEv) Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM Location: Meson Sabika
1025 Aurora Ave 
 
The Citizens Appreciate Public Safety (CAPS) awards night recognizing personnel from the Naperville Fire Department will be held on Thursday, October 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Meson Sabika, 1025 Aurora Ave. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Ruthi Summers at (630) 305-5900.
 
10/25/2014 (Saturday)
 
Naperville Farmers Market     (CommEv) Time: 7:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Fifth Avenue Station Parking Lot 
 
For more information, call (630) 369-5638.
 
10/26/2014 (Sunday)
 
DOWNTOWN TRICK OR TREAT     (CommEv) Time: 11:00AM - 1:00PM Location: Downtown Naperville 
 
Downtown Naperville businesses will host their annual trick or treat event. In addition to the candy treats, families can also hop on board the Trick or Treat trolley which will be circling downtown free of charge. For more information including a list of participating businesses, visit www.downtownnaperville.com.
 
10/27/2014 (Monday)
 
City Council Workshop     (NaperMtg) Time: 5:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
Workshop: 2014 Tax Levy, Five Year Plan Projections and 2015 Legislative Action Plan
 
10/29/2014 (Wednesday)
 
Planning & Zoning Commission     (NaperMtg) Time: 7:00PM Location: City Council Chambers
Naperville Municipal Cent 
 
This meeting is in place of the one originally scheduled for November 5
 
10/30/2014 (Thursday)
 
WIRELESS DEVICE SAFETY WORKSHOP     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. Eagle Street 
 
KidsMatter, in cooperation with Indian Prairie School District 204 and Naperville Community Unit School District 203, will present an interactive wireless device safety workshop led by Detective Rich Wistocki of the Naperville Police Department. - Bring your cell phones and tablets for this hands-on workshop that will equip you and your child with knowledge about electronic devices and applications. This free program is for parents and their children in grades 4-9. For more information, visit www.kidsmatter2us.org.
 
Association Budgeting for 2015     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM - 9:00PM Location: Eola Community Center
555 S. Eola Road
Auror 
 
Aurora based Baum Property Management (BPM), a company whose clients include condominium, town home, single family home and commercial community associations, is partnering with local industry professionals to present education seminars to Board member of homeowner associations. - Budgeting for 2015 will be lead by Mark Cantey of the condo accounting firm, Cantey Associates. - For more information call Baum Property Management at 630-897-0500.
 
Tech Talk - Interactive Wireless Device Safety Wor     (CommEv) Time: 7:00PM Location: Naperville Municipal Center
400 S. Eagle Street 
 
KidsMatter, in cooperation with School Districts 203 & 204, will present an interactive wireless device safety workshop led by NPD High Tech Unit Detective Rich Wistocki. Bring your cell phones, tablets, and iPads for this hands-on workshop to inform & equip yourself and your child about each device's hardware and software. This free program is geared to parents and their children in grades 4-9.