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Villa invites students to Financial Literacy Event- Villa invita a estudiantes a evento de educación financiera

The office of State Senator Karina Villa will be hosting its first-ever Youth Financial Fiesta, a financial literacy event for high school students and their families. “High school students are emerging adults who will soon be expected to manage their finances such as their first bank account and financial aid for college,” said Villa (D-West…

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Savor the Flavor: West Chicago’s Taco & Art Fest Brings Food, Music, and Fun

This weekend West Chicago is set to ignite taste buds and celebrate local culture with its highly anticipated Taco & Art Fest, scheduled for Saturday, July 20, from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Reed-Keppler Park. This free event promises a vibrant blend of live music, captivating art displays, engaging children’s activities, and of course,…

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The DuPage Symphony Orchestra Presents “All Creatures Great and Small” featuring Guest Conductor Andrew Dogan

Join in on the funon Sunday, July 21 at 3:00 pm at Wheaton Memorial Park, where Guest Conductor Andrew Dogan will guide the Dupage Symphony Orchestra through a whimsical selection of pieces. BUY TICKETS Experience the magic of music and nature intertwined at the DuPage Symphony Orchestra’s delightful afternoon concert, “All Creatures Great and Small.”…

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DuPage County Animal Services To Hold Kitten Adoption Event + Adoption Fees 50% off All Animals

DuPage County Animal Services Hosts Kitten Adoption Event Date: Saturday, July 13th Time: 10:30 am – 2:30 pm Location: DuPage County Animal Services , 120 N County Farm Rd, Wheaton All adoptions 50% off Make an appointment by calling 630-407-2800 To adopt on the 13th, submit your application by clicking HERE. Meet the cuteness and…

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St. Charles Business Alliance Seeking Scarecrow Festival Applicants

As summer heats up, neighboring St. Charles is already looking ahead to its beloved fall festivities, with the St. Charles Business Alliance diligently preparing for this year’s Scarecrow Weekend. Scheduled for October 11-13, the St. Charles Scarecrow Weekend promises fun and creativity for all participants. The St. Charles Business Alliance is now accepting applications for…

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Ahead of County Fair: IL Dept. of Agriculture Announces Exhibition Requirement Changes for Dairy Cattle

Ahead of the DuPage and other area county fairs, The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) announced an intrastate testing requirement for lactating dairy cattle participating in livestock exhibitions in Illinois to minimize the spread of H5N1 (highly pathogenic avian influenza). While Illinois currently has no reported cases of H5N1 in dairy cattle, 12 states have…

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Peach Fest coming to Windy Acres in Neighboring Geneva

Join in the fun during Peach Festival at Windy Acres Farm this July! Get ready for an adventure-filled day at Windy Acres Farm’s Peach Festival in Geneva, IL! Enjoy a variety of peach-themed treats, including freshly picked peaches, peach cobbler, peachy slushies, peach cheesecake, and more. Festival Highlights: Live entertainment, Magic Show, and music. Family…

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West Chicago Garden Club Hosts Tea

Join the West Chicago Garden Club for an elegant afternoon tea amidst the serene surroundings of Kruse House Gardens. Scheduled for 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2024, this delightful event invites guests to unwind in the historic ambiance of 527 Main St. Indulge in a selection of teas and delectable treats while enjoying the…

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Experience the Excitement: Reserve Your Party Suite at Northwestern Medicine Field with the Kane County Cougars

Calling all baseball enthusiasts and group event planners! If you’re looking for an unforgettable way to enjoy America’s favorite pastime, look no further than the Kane County Cougars at Northwestern Medicine Field in Geneva, Illinois. Located just a stone’s throw away from West Chicago, Northwestern Medicine Field is the perfect backdrop for a summer outing…

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Jim Greene, local guitar phenom performs at "the shell" at Reed Keppler Park in West Chicago in free summer concert series - West Chicago News - West Chicago Voice

Summer Concert Series at the Shell Kicks Off With Guitarist Jim Green-Serie de conciertos de verano en el Shell -Jim Verde-

Wednesday, July 10th | 7-8 PM Join in on the excitement at the Shell this summer for a brand new outdoor concert series! The library has partnered with the West Chicago Park District to bring a new FREE summer concert series to the community at the band shell in Reed-Keppler park. For July, they are…

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Savor the Flavor: West Chicago’s Taco & Art Fest Brings Food, Music, and Fun

This summer, West Chicago is set to ignite taste buds and celebrate local culture with its highly anticipated Taco & Art Fest, scheduled for Saturday, July 20, from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Reed-Keppler Park. This free event promises a vibrant blend of live music, captivating art displays, engaging children’s activities, and of course,…

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