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This Week in Naperville – Chicago Tribune

Settlement Picnic: A Hometown Picnic featuring summer games, races, a vintage baseball game and an apple pie-baking competition will be held from 1 to 4 pm Sunday, June 12, at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. For more information, go to www.napersettlement.org.

Special Needs Night: Centennial Beach at 500 Jackson Ave. will be open for a special needs family night from 6:30 to 8 pm Sunday, June 12. No registration is required. Cost is $4 per person or free with beach membership. For more information, go to www.centennialbeach.org.

Concerts in Your Park: The Student Body will perform at the free Concert in Your Park event at 7 pm Sunday, June 12 at Queensbury Greens, 1520 Brookdale Road. Concert-goers should bring lawn chairs or blankets. For more information, go to www.napervilleparks.org.

Yoga for Kids: Children ages 3 and older can learn simple yoga moves in Yoga for Kids at 9:30 am Monday, June 13, outside the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave. The program will move inside in the event of inclement weather. For more information, go to www.naperville-lib.org.

Rainbow Pride Storytime: A story and craft event in recognition of Pride month will be held at 11 am Monday, June 13, at the Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd., and 10:30 am Tuesday, June 14, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive. For more information, go to www.naperville-lib.org.

Children’s Lunch Hour: Nanny Nikki will perform at 11:30 am on Tuesday, June 14, at the 95th Street Community Plaza, 3109 Cedar Glade Drive. The program is free and will last about 45 minutes. For more information, go to www.napervilleparks.org.

Memory Café: The Naperville Senior Task Force and Dementia Friendly Naperville will host Memory Café social activities for those living with dementia and thier caretakers from 2 to 3:30 pm Tuesday, June 14, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive. Register at www.naperville-lib.org.

David Sedaris book signing: Author David Sedaris will sign copies of his collection of person essays, “Happy-Go-Lucky,” in a book event at 5 pm Wednesday, June 15, at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave. For tickets, go to www.andersonsbookshop.com.

Emancipation to Inauguration: Historian, musician and radio personality Clarence Goodman will talk about the Black experience in Chicago in a Brown Bag Lecture in honor of Juneteenth at 12:30 pm Thursday, June 16, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive. Register at www.naperville-lib.org.

3rd Thursday Thinkers: Preschool-aged children can learn about July 4th and make a holiday decoration during the 3rd Thursday Thinkers program at 1 pm Thursday, June 16, at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. For more information, go to www. www.napersettlement.org.

Downtown Walking Tour: A walking tour of the west side of downtown Naperville will be held at 5:30 pm Thursday, June 16, starting at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster Ave. Register at www.napersettlement.org.

Municipal Band Concert: The Naperville Municipal Band will perform at 7:30 pm Thursday June 16, at Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave. For more information, go to www.napervilleband.org.

Free concerts: Naper Nights concerts will be held from 5 to 10 pm Friday and Saturday, June 17-18, at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. Friday night features tributes to Prince and soul music. Saturday bands pay tribute to Bob Marley and the Wailers and Motown/R&B music. Gates open at 5 pm with a pre-show performance by School of Rock both nights. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for ages 4 to 12. For more information, go to www.napersettlement.org.

“Mamma Mia:” Brightside Theater will perform “Mamma Mia” at 8 pm Friday, June 17; 2 and 8 pm Saturday, June 18; and at 2 pm Sunday, June 19; at the Theater at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. Tickets are $33 for adults, $28 for students and seniors. For more information, go to www.brightsidetheatre.com.

Classic Car Show: About 100 classic cars will be on display from 9 am to noon Saturday, June 18, on Jackson Avenue between Eagle and Main streets. For more information, go to www.downtownaperville.com

Ali Brady book signing: Writing team Ali Brady will sign copies of their book, “The Beach Trap,” at 2 pm Saturday, June 18, at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave. Tickets can be obtained at www.andersonsbookshop.com.

Family Campout: A family campout will be held from 4 pm Saturday, June 18, to 9 am Sunday, June 19, at the Knoch Knolls Nature Center, 320 Knoch Knolls Road. It will feature a naturalist-led twilight hike and s’mores around a campfire. For more information, go to www.napervilleparks.org.

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