Solar Eclipse Viewing
The solar eclipse is happening on Monday and some local groups will be hosting events to celebrate. Naper Settlement is hosting a Solar Eclipse Viewing Picnic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with glasses provided by the Adler Planetarium. And the Morton Arboretum will also be welcoming people to view the event on their grounds.
Clear the Shelters
Tomorrow is Clear the Shelters, a national movement to help find “furrever” homes for animals in need, and some local groups are participating. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., the adoption fee for all animals over six months old is waived at the Naperville Area Humane Society. And at DuPage County Animal Care and Control, the adoption fee for dogs and cats is also waived from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Old Naperville Day
The Lantern is once again hosting a block party at their location in Downtown Naperville. Dubbed “Old Naperville Day” the event will feature food, drinks and music from noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday. The free event will also be raising funds for Operation Support Our Troops.
NSW Football Preview
Today marks the last Friday of the year before the high school football season begins. This Sunday night at 6:30, Naperville Sports Weekly returns for its 11th season with the annual football preview show. Hear from the coaches and players from Benet Academy, Metea Valley, Naperville Central, Naperville North, Neuqua Valley and Waubonsie Valley as they provide insight into the 2017 football season.
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