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Things to do around Naperville this weekend


Annual Janice Borla Vocal Jazz Camp Performance

Friday, July 20, 2012
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Features eight jazz artists who comprise its faculty roster for the weeklong educational workshop. Concert features student performers from the camp. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. For more information and to purchase tickets, contact the North Central College Box Office at (630) 637-7469 or visit www.northcentralcollege.edu/show.

CityGate Grille features live music

Friday, July 20
8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Enjoy signature cocktails, a Mediterranean-inspired menu, and live music.  INFO or RSVP: www.citygategrille.com

Rockin’ for the Troops & Lt. Dan Band

Saturday, July 21
2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

TKTS: www.osotamerica.org  / Gates open at noon. Main Stage entertainment begins at 2PM. Main Stage features Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band at 8:45PM.  Much more in between at Cantigny in Wheaton.

24th Annual Hot Jazz — 6 Cool Nites Concert Series

July 21, 2012
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Janice Borla Vocal Jazz Camp and “Hot Jazz – 6 Cool Nites” concert series will be presented at North Central College July 23 to 27. The overlapping events are jointly sponsored by the College’s Jazz Studies program. The Janice Borla Vocal Jazz Camp is a comprehensive week-long program designed to foster a jazz vocalist’s artistic concept, musical knowledge and performance skills. The “Hot Jazz – 6 Cool Nites” evening concert series will feature the camp faculty artists and is open to the general public. This year’s concerts will be presented in Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. For more information, call Janice Borla at (630) 416-3911 or visit www.janiceborlavocaljazzcamp.org. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students and senior citizens for the five concerts Saturday through Thursday. A four-night concert pass is available for $60 for adults or $45 for students and senior citizens.

Chicago’s Hot Dog Passion

Sunday, July 22,

2:oopm – 3:30 pm

Naper Settlement presents Bob Schwartz, author of “Never Put Ketchup on a Hot Dog” will share the history of this All American favorite. Enjoy a hot dog after the presentation!  Visit http://napersettlement.org  for info.

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