Barn Raising Benefit


Location: Naper Settlement, Naperville, IL 60540
Start Date/Time: November 05, 2016 - 6 pm
End Date/Time: November 05, 2016

Spend an evening to support Naper Settlement’s Agricultural Interpretive Center at the Barn Raising Benefit at 523 S. Webster St., Naperville. This special night will feature a preview of the center, which aims to preserve our region’s rich agricultural history. Guests will enjoy cocktails and a locally sourced farm-to-table dinner by green restaurant and caterer Big Delicious Planet. The Barn Raising Benefit will present the Agricultural Interpretive Center’s exhibitions, virtual technology and hands-on programming that will showcase stories of real-life farming families of the past and teach the business and science of modern-day farming to Naper Settlement’s 140,400 annual visitors. Agricultural journalists, Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong of WGN Radio’s “The Morning Show with Orion and Max” will be the masters of ceremony for the evening. Naper Settlement plans to cultivate the future by providing fun, interactive experiences that foster the knowledge and appreciation of the importance of farming in Naperville and the region. The Barn Raising Benefit will help to sow the seeds for a whole new experience at Naper Settlement.

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