Thunderstorm Light Rain
67°FThunderstorm Light RainFull Forecast

Wheaton mural to be dedicated Oct. 6

Published: Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 2:00 p.m. CDT

WHEATON – Wheaton's newest piece of public art will be formally introduced to the city's residents this weekend, according to a city news release.

A dedication ceremony will be held for "Pearls of the Universe," a 70-foot mural painted on the side of Essencia Yoga, from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 6 at 1026 E. College Ave. Since July, artist R.J. Ogren has been working on the mural, which celebrates Wheaton's diversity.

Residents who attend will have a chance to sign their names or initials onto the mural.

To learn more about the project, read Wheaton Suburban Life's previous coverage at http://shawurl.com/p0q

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Reader Poll

What do you remember most about your high school graduation?
How long it was
Saying goodbye to friends
Excitement about the future
I don't remember it