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June Events in Geneva and Beyond

Jun 07, 2019 11:59AM

Geneva - The following events are happening this month in Geneva and the surrounding area, as provided by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce. Plan to attend them and find that there's truly something for everyone in the Fox Valley. 


First Fridays in Geneva – June 7

Many Geneva businesses are having fun events in their stores on the first Friday of every month.  Look for the yellow moon poster on their windows/doors. 

 

Fox River Distilling First Friday – June 7

Join Fox River Distilling, 204 Dearborn Court, Unit 110, Geneva from 5:30-8 pm.  No reservations are required. Start your weekend with us and enjoy light bites, and live music.  This is also a great time to sample many of our premium spirits and get up close and personal with our distillers. See you there!


Foreign Film Sunday – June 9

Join Geneva Public Library, 127 James St., Geneva and the City of Geneva's Intercultural Exchange Committee from 1-3:15 pm  to view “The Wedding Plan” (Israel) followed by a discussion. For more information, call 630-232-0780 or visit gpld.org.

 

Intro to Microsoft Word – June 10

Join Geneva Public Library, 127James St., Geneva from 7-8:30 pm to learn about document creation, editing, formatting, printing, and more. For more information, call 630-232-0780 or visit gpld.org.

 

Ukulele Class – June 12

Learn to play the Ukulele with Kevin Presbrey at Galena Wine Cellars, 477 S. Third St. #100, Geneva from 6:45-8:15 pm.  The cost is $15 per person. Wine special offered to all participants. The first 1/2 hour is a beginner class, the 2nd 1/2 hour is intermediate to advanced and the last 1/2 hour is a jam session. It's fun! Call 630-232-9463 for a reservation.

 

Geneva ConnecTED – June 14

Join Geneva Public Library, 127 James St., Geneva from 10-11:30 am to view a TED Talk, "Play is More than Just Fun" by Stuart Brown, followed by refreshments and discussion. For more information, call 630-232-0780 or visit gpld.org.

 

Flick n Float – June 14

As the sun sets at Sunset Pool, grab a floatie or an inner tube and enjoy a cool poolside screening of “Hook” on June 14 and “Aquaman” on July 12 at Geneva Park District’s Sunset Pool, 710 Western Ave., Geneva.   Twilight admission rates apply.  For more information, call 630-232-4542 or visit genevaparks.org.

 

Anderson Animal Shelter's Critter Camp – begins June 17

Join us at Anderson Animal Shelter's, 1000 S. LaFox Rd., Elgin Critter Camp this summer. Ages 6-10 years old, multiple sessions available.  All sessions are Mon-Weds from 9 am-1 pm.  Campers will spend their time engaged in arts and crafts, games and activities all centered around responsible pet ownership and animal welfare. There will also be plenty of hands-on time with shelter animals.  Choose your session: June 17-19; June 24-26; July 8-10; July 15-17.  Register at andersonanimalshelter.org/camp

 

Mansio Montessori Open House – June 17 & 21

Mansio Montessori of Geneva, 102 Howard, is hosting two open houses from 9:30 am-10:30 am.  This is an opportunity for you to come see our space, ask questions and learn more about the Montessori philosophy. There is no need to RSVP, just stop by our location at 102 Howard St.   If you have any questions, you can also reach out to us at 630-232-6750. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Free Friday @ 25N – June 21

Have you been curious about coworking? Here at 25N Coworking, 25 N. River Ln., Geneva we have a "Free Friday" once a month where you are welcome to come and try our space for the day! For free! This is an exclusive offer for all who are not members of 25N Coworking. Email hello@25ncoworking.com for more information.

 

Hopp on the Vine – June 22

Taste local craft beer and boutique wines, passed charcuterie and a customized glass to taste in and take home, all at FoxFire, 17 W. State St., Geneva from 11:30 am-2:30 pm.  $40/person; $45/door.  Order tickets at https://www.facebook.com/events/2124069067641244/ or call 630-232-1369.

TriCity Family Services' Golf Outing 2019 – June 24

Come play the green(s) for mental health .  Registration includes:  18 holes of golf, on-course golf games, lunch, raffles, dinner, program and awards.  Sponsorship opportunities available. For more information, contact Michelle at mrollins@tricityfamilyservices.org.

 

Papermaking Workshop – June 25

Join Geneva Public Library, 127 James St., Geneva from 6:30-8:30 pm to create beautiful handmade paper. For more information, call 630-232-0780 or visit gpld.org.

 

Peck Farm House 150th Anniversary Celebration – June 29

Join Geneva Park District at Peck Farm Park , 4038 Kaneville Rd., Geneva 11 am-2 pm to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Peck Farm House. Come explore the history gallery and interpretive center inside the Peck House, and enjoy kids activities and sheep herding demonstrations. The event is free, and no registration is required.

 

Geneva Commons Sidewalk Sale – June 29 & 30

The annual Summer Sidewalk Sale will take place this weekend with special sales both on the sidewalks and inside many Geneva Commons stores.


Source: Laura Rush 630-232-6060 lrush@genevachamber.com