Shoppers, get ready. Lemont Township will host its annual Neighbor to Neighbor Vendor and Crafters' Market from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Lemont Township Community Center at 16300 Alba St.
At the market, visitors will find a unique gathering of independent business owners from their very own neighborhoods—as well as a chance to browse, connect and purchase unique finds from vendors and crafters—such as designer jeans, candles, baked goods, artwork, makeup, purses and more.
There will also be a 50/50 prize raffle. All vendor reservation fees and any donations offered will benefit the Lemont Township Family Assistance Fund.
For more information, or to register as a vendor, call Terri O'Neill-Borders at (630) 257-2522.
Also this week:Celebrating Women…Beauty and Health: Ladies are invited to an evening of shopping, spa treatments, and health and wellness information from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at Ruffled Feathers Golf Club, 1 Pete Dye Drive in Lemont. The event is presented by Lemont Chamber of Commerce and Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. Registration is $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Contact the Lemont Chamber of Commerce (630) 257-5997 or visit www.keepingyouwell.com/abh and click on “Education & Events.”
Lunching @ the Library: Registered dietitian and licensed medical practitioner Eileen Hourihan McCarthy will discuss the lifestyle, nutrition, and physical activity changes to make for those who have pre-diabetes or diabetes from noon to 1 p.m. at the Lemont Public Library, 50 E. Wend St.Thursday, Nov. 7. Attendees will learn how to control blood glucose levels through the use of healthy lifestyle, eating, and physical activity habits. For more information, contact Adult Services/Reference Desk at (630) 257-6541 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Front Street Cantina Fundraiser: Enjoy an evening out while supporting the arts in LemontDine at Front Street Cantina, 319 Front St., from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, and the restaurant will donate 10 percent of all proceeds to the Lemont High School Art Department and The Art & Culture Commission of Lemont. The evening will also include a split-the-pot raffle and live musical performances by Lemont High School students.