The Fall Festival continues through the end of October at Sonny Acres.
We Grow Greenhouse and Garden Centerhosts its Annual Fall Festival On hand are pumpkins, gourds, cornstalks and hay bales, plus more than 40 colors of mums, many varieties of decorative cabbage and flowering fall annuals. The gift shop has hand crafted fall items, plus glass gift items and jewelry made by the Community School District 200 Transition Team.
(photos courtesy We Grow Dreams Greenhouse & Garden Center)
DuPage County Board Vice Chairman Jim Zay (District 6) presented a proclamation recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month to Fernando Ramirez, President of the Mexican Cultural Center-DuPage, David Andalcio, the County’s appointee to the Regional Transit Authority Board; and Evelyn Sanguinetti, Executive Director of the HOPE Fair Housing Center in Wheaton.
The West Chicago Historical Society normally would hold its annual Ice Cream Social and Silent Auction, but not this year. Since the expenses and upkeep for the 103-year old Kruse House Museum continue, the Society is having a non-event fundraiser.
(photos courtesy West Chicago Garden Club and West Chicago Historical Society)
West Chicago City Museum and Warrenville Historical Society present the Historiography program, a non-fiction book reading group via Zoom. The book to be discussed is “The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz” by Erik Larson.
(photo courtesy West Chicago City Museum)
The West Chicago Fire Protection District received a Special Duty call for Drone 6 and Canine 6 “Thor” to assist the West Chicago Police Department in tracking an individual at Fabyan Parkway and Roosevelt Road. Firefighter/Paramedic Erik Ronge flew the Drone 6 and Firefighter/Paramedic Todd Baseggio and Thor did the ground tracking.
(photo courtesy West Chicago Fire protection District)