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Things To Do

Events happening in Wheaton:

The History of Writing and the Alphabet

Date: Thursday, March 30
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Wheaton Public Library, 225 N. Cross St.
For over 5,000 years, people have made use of writing to make language visible and permanent, from cuneiform and Egyptian hieroglyphics to today’s alphabet. PhD student Andrew Burlingame will discuss how these writing systems emerged, why their earliest inventors used them, and how they have changed. Register online at wheatonlibrary.org/calendar or call 630-868-7520.

Paper Shredding Event

Date: Saturday, April 8
Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Wheaton Commuter Parking Lot 9, intersection of Carlton Avenue and Liberty Drive
Free document shredding services available. All documents shredded on site. Limit of 3 boxes (size of boxes should be the equivalent of standard copier paper/office boxes. More information 

French Market

Date: Saturdays, April 15-Nov. 11
Time: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. 
Location: Main Street & Liberty Drive (just south of the railroad tracks)
Flowers, locally grown produce, jewelry, crafts and more are sold from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Saturday at Wheaton's French Market. The outdoor market is at Main Street and Liberty Drive in downtown Wheaton. For information, contact Bensidoun USA at 312-575-0286.

2017 Native Illinois Plant Sale

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m.-noon (or when plants run out)
Location: Public Works Building, 821 W. Liberty Drive
Find native Illinois trees, shrubs, grasses and flowers for sale or buy a rain barrel during the Environmental Improvement Commission's Native Plant Sale in partnership with the Wheaton Park District. A list of plants is available on the Wheaton Park District's website.

2017 Prairie Path Cleanup

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 9 a.m.-noon
Location: Meet at Stevens Park, corner of Lincoln Avenue and Illinois Prairie Path
Wheaton's Environmental Improvement Commission encourages the community to get involved in the annual cleanup of the Illinois Prairie Path. Groups and individuals will be assigned a portion of the path the clean up during the event. Bring work gloves and meet at Stevens Park at 9 a.m. April 29. Groups wanting to clean a specific location should email wheatoncleanup@gmail.com ahead of time.