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WHEATON, IL — Hoping to go on a family outing? Hoping to spend a night out with friends? Patch has you covered with the latest upcoming events taking place this week throughout Wheaton. Here are some events taking place in town this week.

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Here are all of this week’s events in the Wheaton area:


Fall Play Auditions – Edison Middle School

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 3:10 p.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Monday, September 13 from 3:10 PM to 4:30 PM Learn More

Yang Style Simplified T’ai Chi Ch’uan (24 postures)

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Theosophical Society in America
  • What: Event listing from Theosophical Society in America: Monday and September 13 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM*A 10-week ON-SITE session with John Robertson begins September 13!* Through the practice of T’ai Chi Ch’uan your mind can achieve a stillness and clarity rarely experienced with o… Learn More

Nedved Virtual Curriculum Night – Hawthorne Elementary School

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Hawthorne Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Hawthorne Elementary School: Monday and September 13 from 7:00 PM to 11:59 PM Learn More

Picture Day – Lincoln Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Lincoln Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Lincoln Elementary School: Tuesday, September 14 (all day) Learn More

Finance Committee Meeting – Wheaton Chamber of Commerce

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
  • What: Event listing from Wheaton Chamber of Commerce: Tuesday, September 14 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM Learn More

3rd-5th Gr. Craft Club-MPR-Enter Door 14

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 8:30 a.m.
  • Where: Hawthorne Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Hawthorne Elementary School: Tuesday, September 14 from 8:30 AM to 9:00 AMPlease enter through Door 14, by the stairs, and ring the BASP bell. Learn More

Tali Weinberg: Weaver and Climate Activist Presented by Illinois Prairie Weavers

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Parkview Boulevard
  • What: Tali Weinberg is an Urbana-Champaign Artist who utilizes weaving, sculpture and thread drawing to generate her work by observing and documenting data from “climate sources.” Incorporating these continually changing climate factors, Tali weaves her fabrics with natural dyes on … Learn More

[email protected] – Franklin Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Franklin Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Franklin Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM Learn More

Girls Volleyball – Edison v Hubble (Away) 7th grade plays first

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 3:45 p.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 3:45 PM to 5:45 PM Learn More

[email protected] – Franklin Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Franklin Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Franklin Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Learn More

Cross Country Finals Rain Date – Monroe Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Monroe Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Monroe Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Learn More

Arts & Sports Tourism Committee – Wheaton Chamber of Commerce

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
  • What: Event listing from Wheaton Chamber of Commerce: Tuesday, September 14 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PMCommittee Chair Mike Dyer, Edward Jones [email protected] (630) 836-8988 Learn More

Cross Country vs Jay Stream MS – Monroe Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Monroe Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Monroe Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Learn More

5th Grade Band and Orchestra Recruitment Night

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Monroe Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Monroe Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Learn More

Cross Country – Edison v Jefferson (Away)

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 4:15 p.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Tuesday, September 14 from 4:15 PM to 6:15 PM Learn More

Women’s Outdoor Adventure Series: Fishing

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • What: Event listing from Forest Preserve District of DuPage County: Tuesday, September 14 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PMForest Preserve Location: Hidden Lake Event Type: Ways to Play Hear about fish ecology, identification, and creel limits, and then try some sure-fire techniques while yo… Learn More

Cruise Night – Cantigny Park

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Cantigny Park
  • What: Event listing from Cantigny Park: Tuesday, September 14 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PMCruise Night Tuesdays | 5 pm – 8pm Free with $5/car parking South Parking Lot Cruise Night Tuesdays! Bring your classic or restored vehicle to the park, mingle with fellow car enthusiasts, and talk… Learn More

2nd Gr. Virtual Curriculum Event – Hawthorne Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Hawthorne Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Hawthorne Elementary School: Tuesday, September 14 from 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM Learn More

Meditative Yoga – Theosophical Society in America

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Theosophical Society in America
  • What: Event listing from Theosophical Society in America: Tuesday, September 14 from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PMThis yoga class, open to all ages and levels, will focus on present moment awareness. Classes begin with a short meditation and transition into a conscious and gentle movement that… Learn More

PTA Meeting – In Person in LLC (There will be no daycare available)

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Washington Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Washington Elementary School: Tuesday, September 14 from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Learn More

Featured Event: Yoga in the Park – Glen Ellyn

  • When: Wednesday, September 15th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Maryknoll Park, 845 Pershing Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL, 60137
  • What: Join us under the Yoga Tent behind the Maryknoll Park Pavilion in Glen Ellyn for a 1.5 vinyasa flow and celebrate beautiful weather. Lots of space for social distance. To reserve your spot, you must sign up in advance. This is a level 1.5 sequence that can be adjusted up and d… Learn More
Featured Event: Yoga in the Park – Glen Ellyn (Kristin Amondsen Sassi)

Rock ‘n’ Kids Fall In-Person Music Program

  • When: Wednesday, September 15th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Wednesday, September 15 from 10:00 AM to 10:40 AMFamily Kid Rock!Education CenterParent/Child Program1-6 years, with adult Wiggle, giggle, dance and sway, have some fun the Kid Rock way! Kid Rock is a movement-based learning and im… Learn More

Leadership Committee – DuPage County Homeless Continuum


BOE Teaching & Learning Committee Meeting – SSC

  • When: Wednesday, September 15th at 2:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bower Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Bower Elementary School: Wednesday, September 15 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Learn More

3rd Gr. Virtual Curriculum Night – Hawthorne Elementary School

  • When: Wednesday, September 15th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Hawthorne Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Hawthorne Elementary School: Wednesday, September 15 from 6:30 PM to 11:59 PM Learn More

Taste of Hubble/Commons – Hubble Middle School

  • When: Wednesday, September 15th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Hubble Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Hubble Middle School: Wednesday, September 15 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM Learn More

9/15: Researching Your World War II Ancestry with Jenny Warner


Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) – WWSHS

  • When: Wednesday, September 15th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Wednesday, September 15 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Learn More

Run for FUNds – Lincoln Elementary School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Lincoln Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Lincoln Elementary School: Thursday, September 16 (all day) Learn More

9/16: Cosley Zoo Uncorked Wine Tasting

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Wheaton Park District
  • What: Event listing from Wheaton Park District: Thursday, September 16 (all day)Photo above © 2019 Kmiecik Imagery Cosley Zoo UncorkedThursday, September 16 | 5 – 7:30P | Cosley ZooLooking for a wild night out? We have just the thing!Enjoy a distinctive wine tasting experience, comp… Learn More

Faculty Meeting – Edison Middle School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 7:15 a.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Thursday, September 16 from 7:15 AM to 7:45 AM Learn More

Music Together Family Classes – Robert R. McCormick House

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 9:15 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Thursday, September 16 from 9:15 AM to 12:00 PMMusic Together Family ClassesSouth GroveParent/Child ProgramBirth-6 years (with adult) You and your child can make beautiful music together! Our classes are fun for the whole family. E… Learn More

SOLD OUT – Walk on the Wild Side – Robert R. McCormick House

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Thursday, September 16 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PMSOLD OUT – Walk on the Wild SideVisitors Center KioskThursday, September 1611:00am Plants bring people together. Plants can inspire us — and teach us things too. We’re hoping that you… Learn More

September Monthly Luncheon and Annual Meeting

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
  • What: Event listing from Wheaton Chamber of Commerce: Thursday, September 16 at 11:30 AMThe Wheaton Chamber of Commerce invites you to our in-person September Monthly Luncheon and Annual Meeting. 11:30 a.m. – Noon  Registration and Networking 12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. Speaker and P… Learn More

Lunch & Learn – Virtual – Robert R. McCormick House

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Thursday, September 16 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PMLunch & Learn – VirtualThe 1922 Design Competition for Tribune TowerVirtual program offered online via Zoom12pm – 1pmFree program, but registration is requiredAges: 14 & Up Joi… Learn More

[email protected]: Kyle Orth, piano – Wheaton College – Arts & Performance Calendar

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Wheaton College – Arts & Performance Calendar
  • What: Event listing from Wheaton College – Arts & Performance Calendar: Thursday, September 16 from 12:00 PM to 12:45 PMOrganization: CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC Who will be attending?: Students, Faculty, Staff, Public The Wheaton College Conservatory of Music presents a piano conce… Learn More

Economic Development Committee Meeting

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Wheaton Chamber of Commerce
  • What: Event listing from Wheaton Chamber of Commerce: Thursday, September 16 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PMJeff McMahon – Committee Chair Grand Ridge National Bank (630) 580-1407 [email protected]ank.com   Learn More

[email protected] – Franklin Middle School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Franklin Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Franklin Middle School: Thursday, September 16 from 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM Learn More

[email protected] – Franklin Middle School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Franklin Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Franklin Middle School: Thursday, September 16 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Learn More

Cross Country – Edison v Franklin (Away – Northside Park)

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 4:15 p.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Thursday, September 16 from 4:15 PM to 6:15 PM Learn More

Girls Volleyball – Edison v Jay Stream (Away) 8th grade plays first – NO FANS

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Thursday, September 16 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM Learn More

Archery: Families – Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • What: Event listing from Forest Preserve District of DuPage County: Thursday, September 16 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PMForest Preserve Location: Churchill Woods Event Type: Ways to Play Whether you’re new to the sport or looking for a refresher, join us to learn safety tips, proper shoo… Learn More

9/16: Cosley Zoo Uncorked – Cosley Zoo

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Cosley Zoo
  • What: Event listing from Cosley Zoo: Thursday, September 16 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PMPhoto above © 2019 Kmiecik Imagery Cosley Zoo UncorkedThursday, September 16 | 5 – 7:30P | Cosley ZooLooking for a wild night out? We have just the thing! Enjoy a distinctive wine tasting experience, … Learn More

Ice Cream Social – Lincoln Elementary School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Lincoln Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Lincoln Elementary School: Thursday, September 16 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM Learn More

Gurgiolo Virtual Curriculum Night – Hawthorne Elementary School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Hawthorne Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Hawthorne Elementary School: Thursday, September 16 from 6:30 PM to 11:59 PM Learn More

Great Fires of Wheaton Talk – POSTPONED

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: City of Wheaton – Events Calendar
  • What: Event listing from City of Wheaton – Events Calendar: Thursday, September 16 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMhttp://wheaton.il.us/calendar.aspx?EID=1650 Learn More

Feathered Friends Webinar – DuPage County Animal Services

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: DuPage County Animal Services
  • What: Event listing from DuPage County Animal Services: Thursday, September 16 at 7:00 PMDetails From tiny hummingbirds to enormous eagles, learn all about Chicagoland’s native birds and how we can live peacefully with these wonderful animals. https://www.facebook.com/events/5294132… Learn More

PTA Meeting – Lowell Elementary School

  • When: Thursday, September 16th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lowell Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Lowell Elementary School: Thursday, September 16 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMPTA Meetings are open to all and will be held virtually. The link will be sent out via email to join in advance of the meeting. PTA members may request a copy of the meeting minutes from… Learn More

Bird Walk – Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

  • When: Friday, September 17th at 7:30 a.m.
  • Where: Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • What: Event listing from Forest Preserve District of DuPage County: Friday, September 17 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AMForest Preserve Location: Springbrook Prairie Event Type: Plants & Wildlife,Ways to Play Learn ID tips and tricks while looking for migrating birds on this guided wal… Learn More

Fire Drill #2 – Edison Middle School

  • When: Friday, September 17th at 8:48 a.m.
  • Where: Edison Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Edison Middle School: Friday, September 17 from 8:48 AM to 9:18 AM Learn More

National POW/MIA Recognition Day – Robert R. McCormick House

  • When: Friday, September 17th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Friday, September 17 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AMNational POW/MIA Recognition DayFirst Division Museum LobbyFriday, September 17Ceremony at 11 amFree parking (Constitution Day) Remember the sacrifices of those who were prisoners of wa… Learn More

Families by the Fireside – Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

  • When: Friday, September 17th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • What: Event listing from Forest Preserve District of DuPage County: Friday, September 17 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PMForest Preserve Location: Danada Event Type: Ways to Play Explore the trails at night with your family on a self-guided nature activity, and then gather around your own c… Learn More

SOLD OUT – Putting Your Garden to Bed

  • When: Saturday, September 18th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Saturday, September 18 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AMSold Out – Putting Your Garden to BedVisitors Center & GardensSaturday, September 189am – 11am$5 per person Make your garden a success by learning how to properly prepare your gard… Learn More

Get Your Feet Wet – Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

  • When: Saturday, September 18th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
  • What: Event listing from Forest Preserve District of DuPage County: Saturday, September 18 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AMForest Preserve Location: Blackwell Event Type: Plants & Wildlife,Ways to Play Join us for a walk in the newly restored Spring Brook. Start with a discussion on t… Learn More

MOSES field day in SD Garden! – Sustain DuPage Garden

  • When: Saturday, September 18th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Sustain DuPage Garden
  • What:Event listing from Sustain DuPage Garden: Saturday, September 18 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PMWant to learn more about what Sustain DuPage is doing in their garden space to encourage sustainable community engagement with the land? Join us for this FREE tour as we discuss various as… Learn More

54th Annual Fall Festival – DuPage County Animal Services

  • When: Saturday, September 18th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: DuPage County Animal Services
  • What: Event listing from DuPage County Animal Services: Saturday, September 18 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PMDetails ** UPDDATE 8/23/2021** Due to the increased positivity rates in the community and out of an abundance of caution for the resident’s safety… More https://www.facebook.com/eve… Learn More

54th Annual Virtual Fall Festival – DuPage Care Center Foundation

  • When: Saturday, September 18th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: DuPage Care Center Foundation
  • What: Event listing from DuPage Care Center Foundation: Saturday, September 18 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PMSave the date for the DuPage Care Center 54th Annual Virtual Fall Festival! Saturday, September 18th, 2021 Due to the increased positivity rates in the community and out of an abund… Learn More

9/18: Train Saturdays – DuPage County Historical Museum & Wheaton Park District Administration Build…


Cantigny Car Show – Robert R. McCormick House

  • When: Sunday, September 19th at 5:00 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Sunday, September 19 from 5:00 AM to 10:00 AMCantigny Car ShowSouth Parking LotSunday, September 1910am – 3pm Have a cool car, motorcycle, truck, or anything that has wheels and you want to show it off? Display it in our car show! … Learn More

Jewelry & Accessories Show – Robert R. McCormick House

  • When: Sunday, September 19th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Sunday, September 19 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PMJewelry & Accessories ShowVisitors Center10:00 am – 4:00 pmFree with $10 parking fee Come get your bling on! Join us for a multi-vendor jewelry and accessory show featuring handcraft… Learn More

Book Signing with Author Benjamin Milligan

  • When: Sunday, September 19th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Robert R. McCormick House
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Sunday, September 19 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PMBook Signing with Author Benjamin MilliganCantigny Visitors Center and Gift ShopSunday, September 1911:30am – 12:30pmBooks will be for sale in the Cantigny Gift Shop Join author Ben Mil… Learn More

Personal Protection Survival For Women, Girls & Boys $35

  • When: Sunday, September 19th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: 8519 West 191st Street, Mokena, Illinois, USA
  • What: Event listing from Robert R. McCormick House: Sunday, September 19 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PMBook Signing with Author Benjamin MilliganCantigny Visitors Center and Gift ShopSunday, September 1911:30am – 12:30pmBooks will be for sale in the Cantigny Gift Shop Join author Ben Mil… Learn More

Check out more local events posted by your neighbors, or add your own, on the Wheaton Patch community calendar.

Editor’s note: This article was automatically generated based on event information mainly provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified most of this information, always check with organizers to confirm posted events are proceeding as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also reach out to [email protected] with any questions or other feedback about this article.