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Support District 203 Teachers

Monday, 8/2/21, @ 4:45 p.m.

Naperville North High School South Parking Lot, 899 N. Mill St., Naperville

Join the Naperville Unit Education Association for a show of support for District 203 teachers. Wear something red (red for ed) and walk from NNHS to Washington Junior High where the school board will be meeting at 6 p.m. for their closed session. No chants/no signs…just a solid show of solidarity for our great teachers!

We Wear Many Hats: Rainbow PUSH’s Virtual International Women’s Roundtable Luncheon

Tuesday, 8/3/21, @ Noon to 1:30 p.m. online

Unite with women for a virtual luncheon and roundtable discussion focused on equity in education, access to health care, business, and pay equity. More information here.

Off the Dais with Naperville City Councilwoman Theresa Sullivan

Thursday, 8/5/21, @ Noon on Facebook Live

A summary of this week’s Naperville City Council meeting and a chance to ask questions and give feedback directly to Councilwoman Theresa Sullivan. More information here. 

Town Hall with Rep. Sean Casten

Saturday, 8/7/21, @ 11:30 a.m.

Palatine Village Hall, 200 E. Wood St., Palatine

Doors open at 11 a.m. Seating will be socially distant, if fully vaccinated. Any individual who is not fully vaccinated is required to cover their nose and mouth with a face covering when attending the event. RSVP here. This event also will be streamed on Facebook Live. 

Indivisible DuPage August Meeting: Building Sustainable Neighborhoods

Tuesday, 8/10/21, @ 6:30 p.m.

SCARCE, 800 S. Rohlwing Road, Unit D, Addision

How to care for the earth and build more sustainable neighborhoods by using SCARCE’s resources. They ask all who attend to wear a mask. Register here.

DuPage Narcan Program Lisle Township Narcan Training

Tuesday, 8/10/21, @ 5 – 6 p.m.

Benedictine University, Goodwin Hall, Room 321, 5700 College Road, Lisle

Community members can attend a free session to learn about the signs and symptoms of an opioid overdose and learn how to use the life-saving antidote Narcan. Sponsored by Lisle Township and the DuPage County Health Department. More information here. Register here.

LWV-Wheaton Civic Series: Movie Night at Cantigny

Thursday, 8/12/21, @ 6:30 p.m.

Cantigny Park, Le Jardin in the Visitors Center, 1S151 Winfield Road, Wheaton

Watch “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” with the LWV-Wheaton. “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” is a 1939 drama and comedy motion picture that stars Jimmy Stewart as Jefferson Smith, a newcomer to the U.S. Senate fighting against political corruption. The movie earned eleven Academy Award nominations and considered one of the greatest films of all time. Popcorn and bottled water will be provided. More info here

AAUW Used Book Sale

Thursday, 8/19/21, – Saturday, 8/21/21, @ 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Old Stone Church, 14 S. Washington St., Naperville

AAUW’s popular community used book sale returns. Find fiction, children’s books, history, memoirs, cookbooks, and special fab finds for $5 and up. Admission is free, but you can get first early bird access for $20 here. More information here

Coffee and Conversation with IL State Rep. Janet Yang Rohr

Saturday, 8/28/21, @ 10 -11 a.m.

41st District Office, 475 River Bend Rd., Suite 500, Naperville

Monthly meeting with Rep. Janet Yang Rohr and constituents from across the 41st District of Naperville and Warrenville. RSVP here.

Naper Pride Fest

Saturday, 9/11/21, @ 11 a.m – 10 p.m., and Sunday, 9/12/21, @ 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster Ave., Naperville

Naperville will be celebrating its LGBTQ community this fall when it hosts its inaugural Naper Pride Fest with plenty of fun for all ages.The fest will feature music and entertainment in addition to food, kids’ activities, artisans, and sponsor and community booths. For more information, including the full entertainment lineup and tickets prices, see Naper Pride’s website.

 

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