The purpose of the annual October walk is to raise money to support hunger and poverty programs throughout the world and also hunger relief agencies in the local community. All walks operate as an arm of Church World Services.
For more information or to register, visit www.dgfumc.org/cropwalk.
Also in Downers Grove this Weekend:
- Final Farmers Market: The final Downtown Downers Grove Market will be held from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19.
- Week 8 Football: Downers Grove South hosts Proviso East and Downers Grove North travels to Proviso West. Both games are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.
- Cheerleading Clinic: Boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth grade are invited to a Cheerleading Clinic sponsored by the Downers Grove North High School cheerleaders, from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 19, in the DGN Field House. The registration fee is $35 and includes a T-shirt. Registration forms can be found at http://north.csd99.org/ under the Athletics tab.