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Events for 6/4/2012 to 7/4/2012

June 4
Monday

Community Meetings

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Naperville Newcomers and Neighbors Club
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 4
Monday

Educational
Literary

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
NPL Summer Reading Program
Naperville Public Library - all locations

Sign up today for the Naperville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Register for the all ages program at any library building – Nichols, Naper Boulevard, 95th Street. Teens and adults can register online at
http://www.naperville-lib.org/node/920

June 4
Monday

Educational

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adult Computer Camp
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Confused when it comes to computers? Come to our 4-day camp and get all the basics: learn the terminology (you can finally speak the language!) and practice the skills. Bring your own computer/tablet or use one of ours. We will meet for two hours, four days in a row. Register at any Computer Lab, Nichols, Naper Blvd. or 95th Street.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 4
Monday

Educational

5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
BASSET Training
Council Chambers, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/basset.aspx

June 4
Monday

Municipal Meetings

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Fair Housing Advisory Commission
CMO Conference Room, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/fhac.aspx

June 5
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Commercial Tenant Build-Out
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ctbo.aspx

June 5
Tuesday

Educational

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Driver Safety Program for Drivers Age 50 and Older
Naperville Police Department, 1350 Aurora Ave.

The Naperville Police Department is partnering with AARP to offer a Driver Safety Program for drivers age 50 and older. Classes will be held on Tuesday, June 5 and Wednesday, June 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Naperville Police Department, 1350 Aurora Ave. Participants must attend both days. Register by May 29 by mailing your name, address and phone number along with a check for $14 ($12 for AARP members) made payable to AARP to:

Naperville Police Department, c/o AARP Driver Safety Course
1350 Aurora Ave., Naperville, IL 60540

For more information, contact Police Department Community Education Specialists Marcia Schild at (630) 420-6667 and Mary Browning at (630) 420-6731 or visit


http://www.aarp.org/home-garden/transportation/driver_safety

June 5
Tuesday

Educational

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adult Computer Camp
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Confused when it comes to computers? Come to our 4-day camp and get all the basics: learn the terminology (you can finally speak the language!) and practice the skills. Bring your own computer/tablet or use one of ours. We will meet for two hours, four days in a row. Register at any Computer Lab, Nichols, Naper Blvd. or 95th Street.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 5
Tuesday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Millennium Carillon Summer Recital
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Avenue

The 2012 Carillon Recital Series will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower at the base of Rotary Hill. This year’s schedule includes performers from the Netherlands, Poland, Canada and from all over the U.S. These free performances are held rain or shine (unless there is lightning) and audiences are welcome to picnic on the lawn. Please note that there will be a recital on Wednesday, July 4 at 3 p.m. in place of Tuesday, July 3 due to Independence Day fireworks. Visitor Center hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and from noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

For more information and a schedule of performers, visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 5
Tuesday

Community Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Naper A's Chapter of Model A Ford Club
Meeting Room A, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 5
Tuesday

Community Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Naperville Lupus Support Group
Lunchroom, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 5
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
City Council Meeting
Council Chambers, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ccinfo.aspx

June 6
Wednesday

Community Meetings

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Riverwalk Foundation
Lunchroom, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 6
Wednesday

Educational

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Driver Safety Program for Drivers Age 50 and Older
Naperville Police Department, 1350 Aurora Ave.

The Naperville Police Department is partnering with AARP to offer a Driver Safety Program for drivers age 50 and older. Classes will be held on Tuesday, June 5 and Wednesday, June 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Naperville Police Department, 1350 Aurora Ave. Participants must attend both days. Register by May 29 by mailing your name, address and phone number along with a check for $14 ($12 for AARP members) made payable to AARP to:

Naperville Police Department, c/o AARP Driver Safety Course
1350 Aurora Ave., Naperville, IL 60540

For more information, contact Police Department Community Education Specialists Marcia Schild at (630) 420-6667 and Mary Browning at (630) 420-6731 or visit


http://www.aarp.org/home-garden/transportation/driver_safety

June 6
Wednesday

Educational

9:00 AM - 11:55 PM
eBooks Workshop: Drop-In Help Sessions
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Wednesday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 6
Wednesday

Educational

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Chicago Swim School Presents Water Safety
Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd.

Learn about water safety with Timmy the Tadpole, Sammy the Starfish, and Gilbert the Guppy! They'll teach you it's cool to be safe around the pool. For kids 3 to 6-years-old.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 6
Wednesday

Educational

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adult Computer Camp
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Confused when it comes to computers? Come to our 4-day camp and get all the basics: learn the terminology (you can finally speak the language!) and practice the skills. Bring your own computer/tablet or use one of ours. We will meet for two hours, four days in a row. Register at any Computer Lab, Nichols, Naper Blvd. or 95th Street.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 6
Wednesday

Special Events
Sports and Recreation

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Knoch Knolls Community Open House
Wigwam Building, Knoch Knolls, 336 Knoch Knolls Road

The Naperville Park District invites the public to view and comment on preliminary plans for a future nature center and related improvements at Knoch Knolls, a 217-acre park in south Naperville. A community open house will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6 at the Wigwam Building at Knoch Knolls, 336 Knoch Knolls Road.

For more information, visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 6
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Advisory Commission on Disabilities Meeting
Meeting Rooms AB, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

Please note there will not be a meeting in July 2012 and that the March meeting will be held in the lunch room of the Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

More information about the Advisory Commission on Disabilities can be found at


http://www.naperville.il.us/acd.aspx

June 6
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sister Cities Commission
Mayor's Conference Room, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/sistercities.aspx

June 6
Wednesday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Chorus of DuPage Men's Chorus Guest Night
Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 815 S. Washington St.

The Chorus of DuPage, a men’s a cappella barbershop chorus, invites men of all ages who like to sing to a guest night on Tuesday, May 15 at 7 p.m. at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 815 S. Washington St. This free event allows men to experience how much fun it can be to sing barbershop and to perform with a chorus. Reservations are not required, but early check-in is encouraged.

For more information, call (331) 444-2386 or email membership@chorusofdupage.org.



June 6
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NSGI Community Open House
Naperville North High School, 899 N. Mill St.

One in a series of community meetings where residents and business owners can learn more about the Naperville Smart Grid Initiative (NSGI), smart meter installation and the benefits of this initiative.

For more information about the NSGI, visit


http://www.naperville.il.us/smartgrid.aspx

June 6
Wednesday

Community Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Orleans Homeowners Association
Lunchroom, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 6
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Planning and Zoning Commission
Council Chambers, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/pzc.aspx

June 6
Wednesday

Community Meetings

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Naperville Astronomical Association
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 7
Thursday

Community Meetings

8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Foreign Fire Insurance Board
Meeting Room A, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 7
Thursday

Educational

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Baby Play Date
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Stroll into the library with your baby for a fun play date of 20 minutes of stories, songs, and bounces, followed by 10 minutes of exploratory play. For babies from birth through 23 months and their caregivers only.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 7
Thursday

Educational

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Come Play With Us At The Library!
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

Drop in and experience some of the interactive exhibits from the DuPage Children's Museum and discover what children are learning while they are playing!
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 7
Thursday

Community Meetings

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Riverwalk Toastmasters
Meeting Room A, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 7
Thursday

Educational

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adult Computer Camp
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Confused when it comes to computers? Come to our 4-day camp and get all the basics: learn the terminology (you can finally speak the language!) and practice the skills. Bring your own computer/tablet or use one of ours. We will meet for two hours, four days in a row. Register at any Computer Lab, Nichols, Naper Blvd. or 95th Street.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 7
Thursday

Municipal Meetings

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Liquor Commission
CMO Conference Room, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/liquorcommission.aspx

June 7
Thursday

Community Meetings

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Charlestown Woods Townhome Association
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 7
Thursday

Educational

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
History Bites Walking Tour
Naper Settlement Visitor Center, 523 S. Webster St.

Enjoy a progressive food experience in downtown Naperville with tastings at local restaurants liberally seasoned with local stories and architectural highlights from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 7. Tickets are $35 per person and the event is open to participants age teen to adult. The tour begins at the Naper Settlement Visitor Center, 523 S. Webster St.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 7
Thursday

Educational

5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
BASSET Training
Council Chambers, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/basset.aspx

June 7
Thursday

Literary

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Book Talk - Perfect Picks For Summer
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Whether you'll be on the beach, on a plane, or relaxing at home, we'll help you find a great summer read!
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 7
Thursday

Community Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Naperville Independent Film Festival Meeting
Lunchroom, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 7
Thursday

Community Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Fox Valley Genealogical Society
Meeting Room A, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 7
Thursday

Special Events

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Penn Jillette Speaking Engagement and Book Signing
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

North Central College and Anderson’s Bookshops will co-host Penn Jillette, pop culture personality and half of the world-famous magic duo Penn & Teller, for an author talk and book signing at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 7 in Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

For tickets, call (630) 355-2665 or visit the bookshop at 123 W. Jefferson Ave. or online at


http://www.andersonsbookshop.com

June 7
Thursday

Music and Entertainment

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Naperville Municipal Band Summer Concert Series
Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

On Thursdays from June 7 through August 9, the Naperville Municipal Band will host its summer concert series and ice cream socials at 7:30 p.m. at the Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

For more information about the series and a schedule of concerts, visit 


http://www.napervilleband.org

June 7
Thursday

Community Meetings

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Westside Chapter of Chicago Computer Society
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 8
Friday

Community Meetings

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Exchange Club
Meeting Room A, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 8
Friday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 8
Friday

Educational

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Delightful Desserts at the 95th Street Library
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

Join us for a program that celebrates those after-dinner treats we all enjoy. We'll partake in some mouth-watering books, delicious fingerplays, and sugary songs. There will even be a "sweet" craft.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 8
Friday

Educational

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Chicago Swim School Presents Water Safety
Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd.

Learn about water safety with Timmy the Tadpole, Sammy the Starfish, and Gilbert the Guppy! They'll teach you it's cool to be safe around the pool. For kids 3 to 6-years-old.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 8
Friday

Fund Raiser
Sports and Recreation

6:00 PM - 11:55 PM
2012 Relay for Life of South Naperville
Neuqua Valley High School, 2360 95th St.

Edward Hospital will sponsor the 2012 Relay for Life of South Naperville from 6 p.m. on Friday, June 8 through 6 a.m. on Saturday, June 9 at Neuqua Valley High School, 2360 95th St.

For more information, visit


http://www.relayforlife.org/southnapervilleil

June 8
Friday

Educational

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
eBook Drop-in Help Session
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Friday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 8
Friday

Community Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
AMICI Club
Lunchroom, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 9
Saturday

Fund Raiser
Sports and Recreation

12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
2012 Relay for Life of South Naperville
Neuqua Valley High School, 2360 95th St.

Edward Hospital will sponsor the 2012 Relay for Life of South Naperville from 6 p.m. on Friday, June 8 through 6 a.m. on Saturday, June 9 at Neuqua Valley High School, 2360 95th St.

For more information, visit


http://www.relayforlife.org/southnapervilleil

June 9
Saturday

Special Events

7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
City of Naperville Summer Kickoff Blood Drive
Lower Level Meeting Rooms, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

The ninth annual City of Naperville Summer Kickoff Blood Drive will be held on Saturday, June 9 from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Lower Level Meeting Rooms of the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St. Heartland Blood Centers will be conducting the blood drive. Donors need only bring a valid photo ID.

For more information or to register, call (800) 786-4483 or visit


http://www.heartlandbc.org

June 9
Saturday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 9
Saturday

Educational

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Chicago Swim School Presents Water Safety
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

Learn about water safety with Timmy the Tadpole, Sammy the Starfish, and Gilbert the Guppy! They'll teach you it's cool to be safe around the pool. For kids 3 to 6-years-old.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 9
Saturday

Community Meetings

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Naperville Region of NaNoWriMo
Lunchroom, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.



June 9
Saturday

Educational

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Bark For Books Summer Edition
Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd.

Read to a certified Therapy Dog/Handler team. Bring a book, or use one of ours. Free tickets for a 10-15 minute reading time slot are available that day, starting at 11:00 a.m. at the Children's Reference Desk For readers entering grades 1 - 5.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 10
Sunday

Sports and Recreation

7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SheROX Naperville Triathlon
Centennial Beach, 500 W. Jackson Ave.

The is a sprint distance triathlon that was formerly part of the U.S. Women’s Triathlon series and includes a 0.5 mile swim, 14.2 mile bike ride and 3.1 mile run. This year’s event will be held on Sunday, June 10 at Centennial Beach, 500 W. Jackson Ave. Online registration is currently available. The cost for individuals is $85 and $140 for relay teams.

For more information or to register, visit


http://www.sheroxtri.com

June 10
Sunday

Special Events

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 10
Sunday

Educational

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
History Speaks Lecture Series: Black Hawk's View of American History
Century Memorial Chapel, Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Drawing from Black Hawk’s autobiography and his knowledge of American Indian Cosmology, Brian “Fox” Ellis portrays the reporter who transcribed and published Black Hawk’s life story during this History Speaks presentation taking place from 4 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 at Century Memorial Chapel, Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. Traditional chants and drumming songs will take place, including a chance for the audience to participate in a few social dances. Advance tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, youths and Naperville Heritage Society Sustaining members. At the door, tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, youths and Naperville Heritage Society Sustaining members.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 10
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Concerts in Your Park
See Website for Locations

Through the Naperville Park District’s Concerts in Your Park series, the public is invited to enjoy a variety of free, family friendly concerts at 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 and 24; and Sunday, July 8, 15, 22 and 29 at parks throughout the community.

For more information and a list of bands, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 11
Monday

Educational
Literary

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
NPL Summer Reading Program
Naperville Public Library - all locations

Sign up today for the Naperville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Register for the all ages program at any library building – Nichols, Naper Boulevard, 95th Street. Teens and adults can register online at
http://www.naperville-lib.org/node/920

June 11
Monday

Fund Raiser
Sports and Recreation

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Max Lacewell Foundation Celebrity Golf Outing
Stonebridge Country Club, 2705 Stonebridge Blvd., Aurora

The Max Lacewell Celebrity Golf Team invites golfers to join in a celebrity golf outing on Monday, June 11 at Stonebridge Country Club, 2705 Stonebridge Blvd., Aurora. Check-in and registration will begin at 11 a.m. with lunch at noon and a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. The event will be followed with a cocktail reception and silent auction at 5:30 p.m. and a dinner and awards ceremony at 6 p.m.

For more information or to register, contact David Lacewell at david@maxlacewell.org or visit


http://www.golfinvite.com/maxlacewellgolf

June 11
Monday

Fund Raiser

4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
KidsMatter to Lou Malnati's
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, 131 W. Jefferson Ave.

On Monday, June 11 from 4:30 to 10:30 p.m., Lou Malnati's Pizzeria in downtown Naperville will be donating 20% of their restaurant and take-out sales to support KidsMatter and their goal of reducing at-risk behaviors in kids. Entertainment will be available for those dining in the restaurant by vocal groups from Metea Valley, Naperville Central, Naperville North, Neuqua Valley and Waubonsie Valley High Schools, as well as The School of Performing Arts.

For more information, visit


http://www.kidsmatter2us.org

June 12
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Commercial Tenant Build-Out
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ctbo.aspx

June 12
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Proposed District Map Open House - All Districts
Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

The City of Naperville invites residents and interested parties to learn more about the proposed election districts for the City through a series of six open houses taking place through June. Each of the first five open houses will be held in a different proposed district, with the sixth and final held in the Naperville Municipal Center. The purpose of the open houses is to explain the rationale behind the proposed district map and answer questions residents may have about the process or how districting affects them. Residents are welcome to attend any meeting.

For more information, visit


http://www.naperville.il.us/districtmaps.aspx

June 12
Tuesday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Millennium Carillon Summer Recital
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Avenue

The 2012 Carillon Recital Series will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower at the base of Rotary Hill. This year’s schedule includes performers from the Netherlands, Poland, Canada and from all over the U.S. These free performances are held rain or shine (unless there is lightning) and audiences are welcome to picnic on the lawn. Please note that there will be a recital on Wednesday, July 4 at 3 p.m. in place of Tuesday, July 3 due to Independence Day fireworks. Visitor Center hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and from noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

For more information and a schedule of performers, visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 12
Tuesday

Special Events

7:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Evening at the Riverwalk
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

Take part in a popular Riverwalk program for the whole family when you enjoy stories, songs and a puppet show courtesy of the Naperville Public Library. Events take place on June 12, 19 and 26; July 10, 17, 24 and 31; and August 7 from 7 to 7:45 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater located on Jackson Avenue between Webster and Eagle streets. In the event of bad weather, the program will be held in the Nichols Library Community Room, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 13
Wednesday

Educational

9:00 AM - 11:55 PM
eBooks Workshop: Drop-In Help Sessions
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Wednesday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 13
Wednesday

Special Events

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Picnic at the Riverwalk
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

Take part in a popular lunchtime Riverwalk program for the whole family when you enjoy stories, songs and a puppet show courtesy of the Naperville Public Library. Events take place on June 13, 20 and 27; July 11, 18 and 25; and August 1 and 8 from 11:30 to 12:15 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater located on Jackson Avenue between Webster and Eagle streets. In the event of bad weather, the program will be held in the Nichols Library Community Room, 200 W. Jefferson Ave. The Wednesday lunchtime programs will be a repeat of that week’s Tuesday evening program.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 13
Wednesday

Fund Raiser
Music and Entertainment

5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Red Carpet Movie Premiere
Hollywood Palms Cinema, 352 S. Route 59

DuPage PADS presents the red carpet premiere of the feature film "I Heart Shakey" on Wednesday, June 13 at Hollywood Palms Cinema, 352 S. Route 59. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with photo and autograph opportunities with the film's stars and the film will air shortly afterward. Tickets for the event are $20 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under and are now on sale. Proceeds will benefit DuPage PADS.

For more information, visit


http://www.dupagepads.org

June 14
Thursday

Special Events

7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Day Without Hunger
Loaves & Fishes Community Pantry, 1871 High Grove Lane

DAY WITHOUT HUNGER 2012. Join Loaves & Fishes Community Pantry for a special Flag Day celebration of Day Without Hunger. This event will kick off at the Loaves & Fishes Community Pantry, 1871 High Grove Lane, at 7:30 a.m. with the dedication of the flagpole display, a salute to the country and its veterans immediately followed by a prayer breakfast. Food distribution will begin shortly after, with a free community barbecue starting at noon. The “Freedom From Hunger Concert,” featuring Brother John Band, will take place at 6:15 p.m.

For more information, visit


http://www.loaves-fishes.org

June 14
Thursday

Community Meetings

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Fox Valley Genealogical Society Meeting
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

The theme of the Fox Valley Genealogical Society's next meeting is “Overcoming Brick Walls.” The focus of this meeting will be discussing difficulties in locating documentation of ancestral descent. This meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 14 in the Meeting Rooms B and C of the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

For more information, visit


http://www.ilfvgs.org

June 14
Thursday

Music and Entertainment

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Naperville Municipal Band Summer Concert Series
Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

On Thursdays from June 7 through August 9, the Naperville Municipal Band will host its summer concert series and ice cream socials at 7:30 p.m. at the Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

For more information about the series and a schedule of concerts, visit 


http://www.napervilleband.org

June 15
Friday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 15
Friday

Educational

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
eBook Drop-in Help Session
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Friday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 15
Friday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rollin' on the River Concert Series
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

The Naperville Park District and 95.9 FM The River team up to present their annual Friday night rock concerts at the Riverwalk. Attendance is free and concerts will be held June 15 and 22; July 6, 13, 20 and 27; and August 3 and 10 at the Riverwalk Amphitheater on Jackson Avenue at Webster Street.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit 


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 15
Friday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit  


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 16
Saturday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 16
Saturday

Arts and Culture

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(sub)URBAN Art Walk
Downtown Naperville

The (sub)URBAN Art Walk is a unique one-day art event where visitors can stroll various downtown shops from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 and see pieces of art on display from a jury-selected local or regional artist.

For more information, visit


http://www.downtownnaperville.com

June 16
Saturday

Educational

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Footsteps - A Guided Tour of Century Walk Art
Naper Settlement Visitor Center, 523 S. Webster St.

Step through the pages of Naperville’s history from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 as Naper Settlement shares the stories represented by eight of the extraordinary pieces of Century Walk public art interspersed throughout downtown Naperville’s historic buildings and walkways. Learn about the artists and inspiration behind the murals, mosaics, reliefs, mobiles and sculptures located within a half-mile walk of the museum. The tour begins at the Naper Settlement Visitor Center, 523 S. Webster St. Tickets are $12 per person and $10 for Naperville Heritage Society Sustaining members.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 16
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Summer of Stars "Live Out Your Dreams" Fest 2012
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive

Witness talent and entertainment as several new, up-and-coming local artists live out their dreams by performing published works from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 then perform new and original works at the same time on Sunday, June 17 at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive. Celebrity playwright and actor Javon Johnson is the featured guest of this event. Tickets are $11 for each day or $16 for a weekend pass. The public is also invited to a post-performance reception with Javon Johnson and the actors at Traverso’s, 2523 Plainfield-Naperville Road, immediately following Saturday’s events for an additional $20.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit


http://www.javonjohnson.net

June 16
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Naperville Jazz Festival
Community Concert Center, Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

The Naperville Jazz Festival will take place on Saturday, June 16 at the Naperville Community Concert Center located in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave. Gates open at 4 p.m. and live jazz music will be presented from 4:15 to 10 p.m. Food and beverages will be served from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Presale tickets are $25; tickets on the day of the event are $30. Proceeds will benefit Project H.E.L.P.

For more information, visit


http://www.napervillejazzfest.com

June 16
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 17
Sunday

Special Events

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 17
Sunday

Educational

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Settlement Sundays
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

From June 17 to August 26, Naper Settlement presents Settlement Sundays when admission to Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., includes free sundaes with do-it-yourself toppings as well as a variety of hands-on family activities, games, demonstrations and tours of historic buildings. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for youths; Naperville residents are free.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 17
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Summer of Stars "Live Out Your Dreams" Fest 2012
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive

Witness talent and entertainment as several new, up-and-coming local artists live out their dreams by performing published works from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 then perform new and original works at the same time on Sunday, June 17 at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive. Celebrity playwright and actor Javon Johnson is the featured guest of this event. Tickets are $11 for each day or $16 for a weekend pass. The public is also invited to a post-performance reception with Javon Johnson and the actors at Traverso’s, 2523 Plainfield-Naperville Road, immediately following Saturday’s events for an additional $20.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit


http://www.javonjohnson.net

June 17
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 18
Monday

Educational
Literary

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
NPL Summer Reading Program
Naperville Public Library - all locations

Sign up today for the Naperville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Register for the all ages program at any library building – Nichols, Naper Boulevard, 95th Street. Teens and adults can register online at
http://www.naperville-lib.org/node/920

June 19
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Commercial Tenant Build-Out
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ctbo.aspx

June 19
Tuesday

Educational

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Energy Efficiency Event
Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

State Representative Darlene Senger (R-Naperville), in partnership with the City of Naperville, will be hosting a free event to help citizens save on their energy bills on Tuesday, June 19 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St. The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) will debut a new energy-savings website which will teach citizens how to save money through energy efficiency.

For more information, contact Rep. Senger’s office at (630) 219-3090 or sengerstaterep@gmail.com.



June 19
Tuesday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Millennium Carillon Summer Recital
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Avenue

The 2012 Carillon Recital Series will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower at the base of Rotary Hill. This year’s schedule includes performers from the Netherlands, Poland, Canada and from all over the U.S. These free performances are held rain or shine (unless there is lightning) and audiences are welcome to picnic on the lawn. Please note that there will be a recital on Wednesday, July 4 at 3 p.m. in place of Tuesday, July 3 due to Independence Day fireworks. Visitor Center hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and from noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

For more information and a schedule of performers, visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 19
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
City Council Meeting
Council Chambers, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ccinfo.aspx

June 19
Tuesday

Special Events

7:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Evening at the Riverwalk
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

Take part in a popular Riverwalk program for the whole family when you enjoy stories, songs and a puppet show courtesy of the Naperville Public Library. Events take place on June 12, 19 and 26; July 10, 17, 24 and 31; and August 7 from 7 to 7:45 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater located on Jackson Avenue between Webster and Eagle streets. In the event of bad weather, the program will be held in the Nichols Library Community Room, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 20
Wednesday

Educational

9:00 AM - 11:55 PM
eBooks Workshop: Drop-In Help Sessions
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Wednesday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 20
Wednesday

Special Events

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Picnic at the Riverwalk
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

Take part in a popular lunchtime Riverwalk program for the whole family when you enjoy stories, songs and a puppet show courtesy of the Naperville Public Library. Events take place on June 13, 20 and 27; July 11, 18 and 25; and August 1 and 8 from 11:30 to 12:15 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater located on Jackson Avenue between Webster and Eagle streets. In the event of bad weather, the program will be held in the Nichols Library Community Room, 200 W. Jefferson Ave. The Wednesday lunchtime programs will be a repeat of that week’s Tuesday evening program.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 20
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Naperville Public Library Board of Trustees
Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

All meetings of the Board of Library Trustees of the City of Naperville are open to the public, and will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, Illinois, unless otherwise notified. Visitors are welcome to all meetings of the Library Board.
http://www.naperville-lib.info/content/board-meeting-schedules-packets

June 20
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Planning and Zoning Commission
Council Chambers, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/pzc.aspx

June 21
Thursday

Music and Entertainment

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Naperville Municipal Band Summer Concert Series
Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

On Thursdays from June 7 through August 9, the Naperville Municipal Band will host its summer concert series and ice cream socials at 7:30 p.m. at the Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

For more information about the series and a schedule of concerts, visit 


http://www.napervilleband.org

June 22
Friday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 22
Friday

Music and Entertainment

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Naper Nights Concert Series
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Naper Nights is an outdoor concert series featuring national and local entertainment at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. From 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, June 22, hear American English play some favorite Beatles’ tunes while The Smithereens rock the Settlement from 5 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 23. No outside food or beverages are allowed. Friday tickets are $10 for adults and seniors and $5 for youth ages 4 to 12, while Saturday tickets are $15 for adults and seniors and $10 for youth.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 22
Friday

Educational

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
eBook Drop-in Help Session
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Friday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 22
Friday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rollin' on the River Concert Series
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

The Naperville Park District and 95.9 FM The River team up to present their annual Friday night rock concerts at the Riverwalk. Attendance is free and concerts will be held June 15 and 22; July 6, 13, 20 and 27; and August 3 and 10 at the Riverwalk Amphitheater on Jackson Avenue at Webster Street.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit 


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 22
Friday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit  


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 23
Saturday

Educational

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Building a Town
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

From Saturday, June 23 through Sunday, June 24, experience firsthand what life was like as a settler in Naperville’s early days by participating in a variety of activities at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., including packing a wagon, fence building, pioneer chores and a visit to the original Naper Homestead. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for youths; Naperville residents are free.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 23
Saturday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 23
Saturday

Fund Raiser
Sports and Recreation

4:00 PM - 11:55 PM
2012 Relay for Life of North Naperville
Naperville North High School, 899 N. Mill St.

Edward Hospital will present the 2012 Relay for Life of North Naperville from 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 23 to 6 a.m. on Sunday, June 24 at Naperville North High School, 899 N. Mill St.

For more information, visit


http://www.relayforlife.org/northnapervilleil

June 23
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Naper Nights Concert Series
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Naper Nights is an outdoor concert series featuring national and local entertainment at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. From 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, June 22, hear American English play some favorite Beatles’ tunes while The Smithereens rock the Settlement from 5 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 23. No outside food or beverages are allowed. Friday tickets are $10 for adults and seniors and $5 for youth ages 4 to 12, while Saturday tickets are $15 for adults and seniors and $10 for youth.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 23
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 24
Sunday

Fund Raiser
Sports and Recreation

12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
2012 Relay for Life of North Naperville
Naperville North High School, 899 N. Mill St.

Edward Hospital will present the 2012 Relay for Life of North Naperville from 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 23 to 6 a.m. on Sunday, June 24 at Naperville North High School, 899 N. Mill St.

For more information, visit


http://www.relayforlife.org/northnapervilleil

June 24
Sunday

Fund Raiser
Sports and Recreation

8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Step Up for Autism Walk
Riverwalk Grand Pavilion, 912 Sindt Court

On Sunday, June 24, Little Friends will sponsor the Step Up for Autism Walk. This event features a 2.5-mile walk and fun run and a one-mile kid friendly route. The walk will begin and end at the Riverwalk Grand Pavilion, 912 Sindt Court. On-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m.; however, participants can register ahead of time at www.stepupforautism2012.kintera.org.

For more information, visit


http://www.littlefriendsinc.org

June 24
Sunday

Special Events

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DuPage Children's Museum Birthday Bash
DuPage Children's Museum, 301 N. Washington St.

The DuPage Children's Museum, 301 N. Washington St., is turning 25 and kicking off a year-long celebration with a special birthday bash. Families will have the opportunity to play in the museum, dance to music and explore some special extras in the parking lot on Sunday, June 24. Admission for the special event is $2.50 for members and $5 for nonmembers.

For more information, call (630) 637-8000 or visit 


http://www.dupagechildrensmuseum.org

June 24
Sunday

Special Events

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 24
Sunday

Educational

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building a Town
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

From Saturday, June 23 through Sunday, June 24, experience firsthand what life was like as a settler in Naperville’s early days by participating in a variety of activities at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., including packing a wagon, fence building, pioneer chores and a visit to the original Naper Homestead. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for youths; Naperville residents are free.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 24
Sunday

Educational

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Settlement Sundays
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

From June 17 to August 26, Naper Settlement presents Settlement Sundays when admission to Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., includes free sundaes with do-it-yourself toppings as well as a variety of hands-on family activities, games, demonstrations and tours of historic buildings. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for youths; Naperville residents are free.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 24
Sunday

Educational

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Naper’s 19 Walking Tour
Centennial Beach, 500 W. Jackson Ave.

Naper’s 19 Walking Tour will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 24. This guided walking tour of Joseph Naper’s original 19 blocks of Naperville has an emphasis on downtown Naperville living and the German immigrant experience. All ages are welcome. The tour starts from Centennial Beach, 500 W. Jackson Ave. Tickets are $12 per person and $10 for Naperville Heritage Society Sustaining members.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

June 24
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 24
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Concerts in Your Park
See Website for Locations

Through the Naperville Park District’s Concerts in Your Park series, the public is invited to enjoy a variety of free, family friendly concerts at 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 and 24; and Sunday, July 8, 15, 22 and 29 at parks throughout the community.

For more information and a list of bands, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 25
Monday

Sports and Recreation

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps
All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue

Non-contact football skills for kids ages 6 to 14 will be taught at All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue, from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29 and from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn to run, throw, defend and compete the Chicago Bears way. Age appropriate, station-based training delivers results to newcomers and experienced players. This camp will feature Bears heroes like Robin Earl, Kris Haines and Mickey Pruitt.

For more information, call (312) 226-7776 or visit


http://www.bearscamps.com

June 25
Monday

Educational
Literary

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
NPL Summer Reading Program
Naperville Public Library - all locations

Sign up today for the Naperville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Register for the all ages program at any library building – Nichols, Naper Boulevard, 95th Street. Teens and adults can register online at
http://www.naperville-lib.org/node/920

June 25
Monday

Community Meetings

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Naperville Evening Kiwanis Open House
Edward Hospital Education Center, 801 S. Washington St.

The public is invited to a dinner and special program hosted by the Naperville Evening Kiwanis. Attendees will learn about community service projects and social opportunities available through the organization. Please RSVP to Ed Rosenberger at berosenberger@aol.com or by calling (630) 420-3282.


http://www.napervilleeveningkiwanis.org

June 26
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Commercial Tenant Build-Out
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ctbo.aspx

June 26
Tuesday

Sports and Recreation

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps
All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue

Non-contact football skills for kids ages 6 to 14 will be taught at All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue, from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29 and from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn to run, throw, defend and compete the Chicago Bears way. Age appropriate, station-based training delivers results to newcomers and experienced players. This camp will feature Bears heroes like Robin Earl, Kris Haines and Mickey Pruitt.

For more information, call (312) 226-7776 or visit


http://www.bearscamps.com

June 26
Tuesday

Music and Entertainment

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Millennium Carillon Summer Recital
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Avenue

The 2012 Carillon Recital Series will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower at the base of Rotary Hill. This year’s schedule includes performers from the Netherlands, Poland, Canada and from all over the U.S. These free performances are held rain or shine (unless there is lightning) and audiences are welcome to picnic on the lawn. Please note that there will be a recital on Wednesday, July 4 at 3 p.m. in place of Tuesday, July 3 due to Independence Day fireworks. Visitor Center hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and from noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

For more information and a schedule of performers, visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 26
Tuesday

Special Events

7:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Evening at the Riverwalk
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

Take part in a popular Riverwalk program for the whole family when you enjoy stories, songs and a puppet show courtesy of the Naperville Public Library. Events take place on June 12, 19 and 26; July 10, 17, 24 and 31; and August 7 from 7 to 7:45 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater located on Jackson Avenue between Webster and Eagle streets. In the event of bad weather, the program will be held in the Nichols Library Community Room, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 27
Wednesday

Sports and Recreation

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps
All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue

Non-contact football skills for kids ages 6 to 14 will be taught at All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue, from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29 and from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn to run, throw, defend and compete the Chicago Bears way. Age appropriate, station-based training delivers results to newcomers and experienced players. This camp will feature Bears heroes like Robin Earl, Kris Haines and Mickey Pruitt.

For more information, call (312) 226-7776 or visit


http://www.bearscamps.com

June 27
Wednesday

Educational

9:00 AM - 11:55 PM
eBooks Workshop: Drop-In Help Sessions
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Wednesday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 27
Wednesday

Special Events

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Picnic at the Riverwalk
Riverwalk Amphitheater, Jackson Avenue at Webster Street

Take part in a popular lunchtime Riverwalk program for the whole family when you enjoy stories, songs and a puppet show courtesy of the Naperville Public Library. Events take place on June 13, 20 and 27; July 11, 18 and 25; and August 1 and 8 from 11:30 to 12:15 p.m. at the Riverwalk Amphitheater located on Jackson Avenue between Webster and Eagle streets. In the event of bad weather, the program will be held in the Nichols Library Community Room, 200 W. Jefferson Ave. The Wednesday lunchtime programs will be a repeat of that week’s Tuesday evening program.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.napervilleparks.org

June 27
Wednesday

Municipal Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
NSGI Community Open House
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

One in a series of community meetings where residents and business owners can learn more about the Naperville Smart Grid Initiative (NSGI), smart meter installation and the benefits of this initiative.

For more information about the NSGI, visit


http://www.naperville.il.us/smartgrid.aspx

June 28
Thursday

Sports and Recreation

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps
All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue

Non-contact football skills for kids ages 6 to 14 will be taught at All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue, from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29 and from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn to run, throw, defend and compete the Chicago Bears way. Age appropriate, station-based training delivers results to newcomers and experienced players. This camp will feature Bears heroes like Robin Earl, Kris Haines and Mickey Pruitt.

For more information, call (312) 226-7776 or visit


http://www.bearscamps.com

June 28
Thursday

Special Events

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Public Farewell to Little Friends CEO Jack Ryan
Hilton Lisle/Naperville, 3003 Corporate West Drive, Lisle

Little Friends cordially invites the public to say goodbye to longtime CEO Jack Ryan who is retiring after 39 years at the agency. A reception in his honor will be held at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville, 3003 Corporate West Drive, Lisle, on Thursday, June 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. RSVPs are requested and can be made by calling (630) 355-6533.

For more information, visit


http://www.littlefriendsinc.org

June 28
Thursday

Music and Entertainment

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Naperville Municipal Band Summer Concert Series
Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

On Thursdays from June 7 through August 9, the Naperville Municipal Band will host its summer concert series and ice cream socials at 7:30 p.m. at the Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

For more information about the series and a schedule of concerts, visit 


http://www.napervilleband.org

June 29
Friday

Sports and Recreation

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps
All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue

Non-contact football skills for kids ages 6 to 14 will be taught at All Saints Catholic Academy, 1155 Aurora Avenue, from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29 and from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn to run, throw, defend and compete the Chicago Bears way. Age appropriate, station-based training delivers results to newcomers and experienced players. This camp will feature Bears heroes like Robin Earl, Kris Haines and Mickey Pruitt.

For more information, call (312) 226-7776 or visit


http://www.bearscamps.com

June 29
Friday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 29
Friday

Special Events

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Connections: A Standard Flower Show
Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

Every two years, the Naperville Garden Club presents a standard flower show. The theme of this year’s show is “Connections” and will feature horticulture, floral design and special exhibits from garden club members. This event will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday, June 29 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

For more information, visit


http://www.napervillegardenclub.org

June 29
Friday

Music and Entertainment
Special Events

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ribfest
Knoch Park

Naperville’s annual summertime food and music festival features five days of music, ribs, fun and fireworks at Knoch Park. Rib vendors from around the country will compete for the best tasting ribs and sauce awards and musical acts include the Steve Miller Band, Joe Walsh and ZZ Top, among others. This year, tickets will only be available online or at the gate and will be date specific. Ribfest will be held on Friday, June 29 from 4 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, June 30 through Tuesday, July 3 from noon to 10 p.m.

For more information, visit


http://www.ribfest.net

June 29
Friday

Educational

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
eBook Drop-in Help Session
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Friday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

June 29
Friday

Music and Entertainment

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
The Wizard of Oz
Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Based on the 1939 movie, this show will have all the spectacle of the movie while featuring your friends and neighbors. Performances will be held June 29 through July 1 and July 6 through 8 at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. on Sundays in Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

For more information, call (630) 637-7469 or visit


http://www.northcentralcollege.edu

June 29
Friday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit  


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

June 30
Saturday

Special Events

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Connections: A Standard Flower Show
Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

Every two years, the Naperville Garden Club presents a standard flower show. The theme of this year’s show is “Connections” and will feature horticulture, floral design and special exhibits from garden club members. This event will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday, June 29 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

For more information, visit


http://www.napervillegardenclub.org

June 30
Saturday

Special Events

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

June 30
Saturday

Music and Entertainment
Special Events

12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ribfest
Knoch Park

Naperville’s annual summertime food and music festival features five days of music, ribs, fun and fireworks at Knoch Park. Rib vendors from around the country will compete for the best tasting ribs and sauce awards and musical acts include the Steve Miller Band, Joe Walsh and ZZ Top, among others. This year, tickets will only be available online or at the gate and will be date specific. Ribfest will be held on Friday, June 29 from 4 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, June 30 through Tuesday, July 3 from noon to 10 p.m.

For more information, visit


http://www.ribfest.net

June 30
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
The Wizard of Oz
Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Based on the 1939 movie, this show will have all the spectacle of the movie while featuring your friends and neighbors. Performances will be held June 29 through July 1 and July 6 through 8 at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. on Sundays in Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

For more information, call (630) 637-7469 or visit


http://www.northcentralcollege.edu

June 30
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
DuPage Symphony Orchestra Performance
Community Concert Center, Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

The DuPage Symphony Orchestra will perform patriotic music from Europe and the Americas, including “Fanfare for the Common Man,” “Finlandia,” “New World Symphony” and a host of popular folk tunes from American history. The performance will be held at 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 at the Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave. Admission is free.

For more information, call (630) 778-1003 or visit


http://www.dupagesymphony.org

June 30
Saturday

Music and Entertainment

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

July 1
Sunday

Special Events

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Millennium Carillon Tours
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Ave.

The Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower and the Visitor Center are now open for the 2012 season. Visitors can climb the 253 steps to the top of the tower and enjoy the spectacular view of Naperville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays now through November 11. Friday hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will begin May 25 and last through August 17.

For more information, call (630) 848-5000 or visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

July 1
Sunday

Music and Entertainment
Special Events

12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ribfest
Knoch Park

Naperville’s annual summertime food and music festival features five days of music, ribs, fun and fireworks at Knoch Park. Rib vendors from around the country will compete for the best tasting ribs and sauce awards and musical acts include the Steve Miller Band, Joe Walsh and ZZ Top, among others. This year, tickets will only be available online or at the gate and will be date specific. Ribfest will be held on Friday, June 29 from 4 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, June 30 through Tuesday, July 3 from noon to 10 p.m.

For more information, visit


http://www.ribfest.net

July 1
Sunday

Educational

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Settlement Sundays
Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

From June 17 to August 26, Naper Settlement presents Settlement Sundays when admission to Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., includes free sundaes with do-it-yourself toppings as well as a variety of hands-on family activities, games, demonstrations and tours of historic buildings. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for youths; Naperville residents are free.

For more information, visit


http://www.napersettlement.museum

July 1
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Wizard of Oz
Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Based on the 1939 movie, this show will have all the spectacle of the movie while featuring your friends and neighbors. Performances will be held June 29 through July 1 and July 6 through 8 at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. on Sundays in Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

For more information, call (630) 637-7469 or visit


http://www.northcentralcollege.edu

July 1
Sunday

Music and Entertainment

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

BrightSide Theatre wraps up its inaugural season with “My Way: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” celebrating the pivotal moments of Sinatra’s life. Performed by four singers, this musical revue takes audience members from his early beginnings in New York during the 1940s swing era, to the bright lights of Las Vegas with the Rat Pack in the 1960s and to his final performances in the 1990s as “Chairman of the Board.” Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. from Friday, June 15 through Sunday, July 1 at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $22 for all regular performances, $18 for seniors and students with a school ID and $16 for groups of 10 or more.

For more information, call (630) 447-8497 or visit


http://www.brightsidetheatre.com

July 2
Monday

Educational
Literary

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
NPL Summer Reading Program
Naperville Public Library - all locations

Sign up today for the Naperville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Register for the all ages program at any library building – Nichols, Naper Boulevard, 95th Street. Teens and adults can register online at
http://www.naperville-lib.org/node/920

July 2
Monday

Music and Entertainment
Special Events

12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ribfest
Knoch Park

Naperville’s annual summertime food and music festival features five days of music, ribs, fun and fireworks at Knoch Park. Rib vendors from around the country will compete for the best tasting ribs and sauce awards and musical acts include the Steve Miller Band, Joe Walsh and ZZ Top, among others. This year, tickets will only be available online or at the gate and will be date specific. Ribfest will be held on Friday, June 29 from 4 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, June 30 through Tuesday, July 3 from noon to 10 p.m.

For more information, visit


http://www.ribfest.net

July 3
Tuesday

Municipal Meetings

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Commercial Tenant Build-Out
Meeting Rooms BC, Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.


http://www.naperville.il.us/ctbo.aspx

July 3
Tuesday

Music and Entertainment
Special Events

12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ribfest
Knoch Park

Naperville’s annual summertime food and music festival features five days of music, ribs, fun and fireworks at Knoch Park. Rib vendors from around the country will compete for the best tasting ribs and sauce awards and musical acts include the Steve Miller Band, Joe Walsh and ZZ Top, among others. This year, tickets will only be available online or at the gate and will be date specific. Ribfest will be held on Friday, June 29 from 4 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, June 30 through Tuesday, July 3 from noon to 10 p.m.

For more information, visit


http://www.ribfest.net

July 4
Wednesday

Special Events

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Naperville Public Library Closed for July 4th
all 3 Naperville Public Library facilities

Nichols, 95th Street, and Naper Boulevard facilities will be closed Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day. Normal operating hours of 9:00 a. m. to 9:00 p.m. for Nichols, Naper Boulevard and 95th Street Library buildings will resume on Thursday, July 5.  

Drive-up returns for all materials are available 24 hours a day at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.; the Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd.; and the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.  Materials may also be renewed by calling 630.961.0460.  The Library Catalog, www.naperville-lib.info, is also available 24/7 for you to download or renew materials.


http://www.naperville-lib.org

July 4
Wednesday

Educational

9:00 AM - 11:55 PM
eBooks Workshop: Drop-In Help Sessions
Naperville Public Library - all locations

An eBook Drop-in Help Session is offered every Wednesday. Drop in any time during the 2-hour session and receive one-on-one instruction on how to download library e-books. Kindle users: please have your Amazon account and password ready. Tablet (non-Kindle) or smartphone users: you must be able to download apps to your device. Bring your Naperville Public Library card.
http://www.naperville-lib.org

July 4
Wednesday

Music and Entertainment

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Millennium Carillon Summer Recital
Millennium Carillon, Rotary Hill, Aurora Avenue

The 2012 Carillon Recital Series will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Millennium Carillon in Moser Tower at the base of Rotary Hill. This year’s schedule includes performers from the Netherlands, Poland, Canada and from all over the U.S. These free performances are held rain or shine (unless there is lightning) and audiences are welcome to picnic on the lawn. Please note that there will be a recital on Wednesday, July 4 at 3 p.m. in place of Tuesday, July 3 due to Independence Day fireworks. Visitor Center hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and from noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

For more information and a schedule of performers, visit


http://www.naperville-carillon.org

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