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5 THINGS TO DO | Fall Mums for Charity, 95th Street Farmer's Market, Wine & Art Walk and More!


August is here and there are many community events, activities and programs available to you and your family. Spruce up your home with some fresh flowers, select some fresh produce from the Farmer's Market, start planning the kitchen design that you've been dreaming of and more!

1. Order Your Fall Mums Online In Support of the Naperville Humane Society • Aug 1-15

NAPERVILLE– The Naperville Humane Society is holding a Flower Fundraiser offering beautiful mums for sale in support of their many services that help pets in need. All flower orders will be delivered to NAHS and ready for pickup on September 15.Order online today!

5. Attend the 95th Street Farmers Market

NAPERVILLE–Join the Naperville Park District and Naperville Public Library for the 95th Street Farmers Market located in south Naperville. The market will be held every Thursday through September 24 from 3:00-7:00 pm in the parking lot of the 95th Street Library. Shop homegrown offerings, locally grown fruits and veggies, baked goods and much more from local farmers and vendors. For more info., including COVID-19 participation guidelines, visit

3. Pick Up Some Fresh Flowers Around Town

WEST SUBURBAN CHICAGO–From weekend Farmer’s Markets– like the one in downtown Batavia or the Wheaton French Market– to beautiful garden centers such as Spring Bluff Nurseries in Sugar Grove and Keller’s Farmstand in Oswego, Napervile and Plainfield– fresh flowers are abundant this season and each has the perfect mix. Treat yourself to a beautiful bouquet and celebrate YOU! It’s been a long summer so why not indulge a little and brighten your kitchen, your patio or your bedroom.

4. Plan a New Kitchen, Basement or Bath

NAPERVILLE– Recognized as a premiere remodeling company, with a 10,000 square foot showroom in Naperville, HomeWerks has a beautiful online gallery of photos and ideas to help you plan your next remodeling dream come true. Now’s a great time to start planning your next kitchen, bath or basement project! Family owned and operated since 1996, HomeWerks specializes in full service remodeling. The kitchen and bath displays are interactive, allowing visitors to experience many product features first hand. With the focus of providing high quality products, professional installation and exceptional customer service

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5. Wine and Art Walk at Morton Arboretum

LISLE– Sip wine, and shop for unique nature-themed art as you stroll around Meadow Lake. Browse this juried art show featuring Midwest artists' photography, woodturning, jewelry, painting, ceramics, fused glass, and more. Wine, beer, soda and boxed water will be available for purchase during the event.


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