It might be the last week of summer, but there a still many events to be had in the coming weeks. Below we’ve highlighted a few that can help us all make a difference, whether it’s our own personal health and wellness or a local organization that makes a difference for others.
HINSDALE HEALTH & WELLNESS WEEK Hinsdale is kicking off it’s first Health & Wellness Week September 17th-26th at the Farmers Market on Sept. 20th. Support the wellness industry in Hinsdale with specials at participating businesses. For more information and a list of participating businesses, visit: https://www.villageofhinsdale.org/wellnessweek
ROTARY RUN Looking for a way to get out in the fresh air, get some exercise AND make a difference? The Rotary Run annual walk-run event will be held on October 3 at 8:30 a.m. at The Community House, 415 W. Eighth St., Hinsdale. Participants can choose from a 3K run, a 5K run and a 10K run, as well as a 3K walk, the 5K Walk ’n’ Roll and The Mutt Strut. Proceeds will benefit charities including The Community House, District 181 Foundation, Hinsdale Hospital Foundation, Rotary Club of Hinsdale Foundation and Ray Graham Association-Hanson Center. The cost is $25 per person or $95 per family through Sept. 27 and then increases to $30/$100. To register, go to: https://www.rotaryruncharityclassic.com
HINSDALE HUMANE SOCIETY BIG (and Small!) DOG BBQ
The Hinsdale Humane Society is inviting adopters and their alumni pets, volunteers and supporters of HHS to come out for a BBQ on Oct. 2 at the Pet Rescue & Resource Center, 21 Salt Creek Lane, Hinsdale from 1-4 p.m. There will be food and drinks galore and Diesel’s Doggie Ice Cream for the canine party-goers. Other fun includes raffle items, a beer pull, bags tournament, face painting and dog pie eating. Tickets are $10 for the first 10 tickets. More info at: https://www.hinsdalehumanesociety.org