Naperville Loaves And Fishes: A Day Without Hunger Event

a day without hunger june 14

The Naperville Loaves and Fishes organization is putting on the 6th annual Day Without Hunger event.

  • Day:  Friday, June 14
  • Time:  Noon to 10pm
  • Where: Loaves & Fishes Community Pantry – 1871 High Grove Lane, Naperville IL 60540
  • Cost:  Free

What Is It?

Day Without Hunger  is a free event designed to benefit and raise hunger awareness for low-income Naperville and DuPage County residents.  [Read more…]

Lou Malnati’s Naperville Benefit For KidsMatter

lou malnati's naperville pizza

How does buying some really tasty pizza benefit kids?  Well, Lou Malnati’s in Naperville is going to show you.

The crew at Malnati’s has teamed up with KidsMatter for a fund-raising benefit where they’re generously donating 20% of proceeds of both their in-house and take-out orders from noon to 10pm on June 24th. [Read more…]

Beer Or Wine? Take Your Pick This Saturday In Naperville.

naper settlement crafit beer celebration

Are you a craft beer lover or a wine enthusiast?

Either way, downtown Naperville has you covered this Saturday, June 1st.

Craft Beer Celebration At Naper Settlement

For you beer lovers, Naper Settlement has it goin’ on.  June 1st is their Craft Beer Celebration where you can cruise through the historic grounds all while tasting craft brews from 14 different breweries.

Plus, enjoy a picnic dinner, live music and, for you naughty people, drinking in the church! [Read more…]

Naperville Memorial Day Parade 2013 – Map, Lineup

naperville memorial day 2013

Naperville’s Memorial Day Parade is dedicated to honoring those who have served our country and remembering the fallen who have died for it.  We appreciate your service.

Parade Date and Time:

  • Monday, May 27 – 2013
  • Parade starting time is 10:30am

Parade Map

  • Starts at corner of Jackson and West.
  • Continues east to Washington
  • North on Washington
  • East of Benton
  • Ends at St Peter & Paul parking lot

naperville memorial day parade map

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Cat Daddy, Jackson Galaxy, Coming To Naperville

jackson galaxy in naperville

You’ve heard of the dog whisperer, Caeser Milan?  Well, there’s also a cat whisperer of sorts, believe it or not.

His name is Jackson Galaxy and he’s coming to Anderson’s Bookshop in Naperville.

The “cat daddy”, as Jackson is called, is on a mission to help problem cats and their owners.  Just like a dog trainer might do, he’ll evaluate your cat’s problem behavior and then identify ways that you can interact better with your four-legged friend to turn the behavior around.  And the results are amazing. [Read more…]

Party And Watch The Kentucky Derby In Naperville

naperville hesed house galaKentucky Derby fan?  Well, if you’re not going to make the race in person, celebrate it in Naperville. [Read more…]

Slash Playing At Naperville Ribfest 2013

Slash at naperville ribfestAttention rock music fans… Slash is coming to Naperville Ribfest 2013!

I have to say I’m excited for this for two reasons.  First, I’m a fan.  From the original Guns ‘N Roses to the current lineup today, I like what he puts out.  Second, I think it’s kinda ironic that he’ll be playing about a mile from the very first place I had ever heard of him. [Read more…]