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Everyone is welcome to add events to the Kidlist calendar, given that they are drop-in and/or free (no ongoing classes or camps that require registration) and are local to the west and/or southwest suburbs of Chicago. Click on the blue “Submit an Event” button and fill out the form.
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August 12, 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until August 13, 2017
VeggieFest Chicago 2017 in Lisle, Illinois will feature health booths, vegan and vegetarian food demos, talks by health professionals, drawings, live music and dancing, delicious food to purchase, kids’ activities and more. If you like live music, you will enjoy our live bands You can view all of our VeggieFest Chicago bands here http://www.veggiefestchicago.com/live-music.html#.WUHBcMaQyM8. One of our powerful speakers is Dr. Terry Mason, MD – Chief Operating Officer for Cook County Department of Health. When he was Chicago’s public health commissioner, Dr. Mason promoted annual “meat-free January’s.” Dr. Mason, a strict vegetarian says, “We have eaten ourselves into severe health problems, and we can eat ourselves out of them”. He believes that even people with risk factors, including family histories, are not doomed to disease.
*Please note that if you do not choose West or Southwest for the region selection, your event will not appear in the calendar. All events will be reviewed before publishing to the calendar. Event approval usually occurs on Wednesdays; if you need your event to be reviewed before then, please email Annie at [email protected]
We do our best to provide comprehensive, accurate and useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, websites, signs around town and word of mouth. However, details change and people make mistakes, so please confirm the details before you go. Kidlist is not responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities listed on this site.