DuPage County Events
Clear the Shelters – July 23
DuPage County Animal Care and Control will participate in the nationwide event “Clear the Shelters” on Saturday, July 23 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in collaboration with NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago. The event encourages residents to visit a participating shelter near them and consider if adoption is the right option for them. For more information, visit www.cleartheshelters.com.
Benefit Concert in the Park – August 11
The DuPage Convalescent Center Foundation will host a Benefit Concert in the Park featuring the band, OMT at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, at Cantigny Park, 1S151 S. Winfield Road, Wheaton. This family-friendly, “Ravinia” style event provides an opportunity to pack a picnic, bring a blanket and listen to music for a good cause. All proceeds from the concert will benefit the residents of the Convalescent Center. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the gate. Children under the age of 12 are free. Gates open at 6 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.dpccfoundation.org.
Property Taxes Due – Sept. 1
The second installment of property taxes is due Thursday, Sept. 1.
Labor Day – Sept. 5
DuPage County offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of Labor Day.