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Current Events:
July 24, 2014 Coffee Talk - Joseph and Karen Kozenczak on the John Wayne Gacy Investigation (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
July 24, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Brookdale Plaza Des Plaines
800 S River Road
Des Plaines,IL
60016

855-350-3800

The Des Plaines History Center presents: "COFFEE TALK: Kozenczak to discuss John Wayne Gacy Investigation" -- Thursday, July 24, from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Heritage/Brookdale Plaza Des Plaines, 800 S. River Road. Registration is required. Please call 847-391-5399. A $3 donation is suggested.
 
July 25, 2014 Summer Carnival @ Hinkley Park (04:00 PM - 10:30 PM)
Event details:
July 25, 2014
04:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Hinkley Park
25 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Park Ridge Park District Summer Carnival -- BIGGER & BETTER than ever! Friday through Sunday, July 25-27, 2014 --- Hours of Carnival: Friday 4:00 pm to 10:30 pm -- Saturday 12Noon to 11:00 pm -- Sunday 12Noon to 10:00 pm
 
July 26, 2014 Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (May 24 to Oct. 25) (07:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
July 26, 2014
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: parking lot at Prairie & Garden, which is just south of Touhy & east of Cumberland Avenues

Park Ridge,IL
60068

The Farmer's Market will be held every Saturday, from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. from May 24 to October 25, 2014 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues.
 
July 26, 2014 Summer Carnival @ Hinkley Park (12:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
Event details:
July 26, 2014
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Hinkley Park
25 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Park Ridge Park District Summer Carnival -- BIGGER & BETTER than ever! Friday through Sunday, July 25-27, 2014 --- Hours of Carnival: Friday 4:00 pm to 10:30 pm -- Saturday 12Noon to 11:00 pm -- Sunday 12Noon to 10:00 pm
 
July 27, 2014 Summer Carnival @ Hinkley Park (12:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
July 27, 2014
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hinkley Park
25 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Park Ridge Park District Summer Carnival -- BIGGER & BETTER than ever! Friday through Sunday, July 25-27, 2014 --- Hours of Carnival: Friday 4:00 pm to 10:30 pm -- Saturday 12Noon to 11:00 pm -- Sunday 12Noon to 10:00 pm
 
August 01, 2014 First Fridays - Cruisin' Park Ridge -- Park Ridge Chamber (05:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
August 01, 2014
05:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Event will be in Central parking lot next to the Library AND
on Summit Avenue between Prospect and Touhy Avenues.
Park Ridge ,IL
60068

847-825-3121

Car Show! May 2, June 6, August 1, and September 5, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monster Jump House -- Live Music -- Food for sale -- T-shirts for sale -- LOCATION: Park Ridge Central Parking Lot next to the Library -- Sponsored by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
 
August 02, 2014 Transparent-Translucent-Transformed - Textile and Fiber Art Show (10:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
August 02, 2014
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
255 N. Northwest Hwy.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-4297

Illinois Chapter of Surface Design Association presents Transparent-Translucent-Transformed,a show consisting of both literal and conceptional/abstract interpretations of the theme. The show is primarily Textile and Fiber Art.
 
August 03, 2014 Transparent-Translucent-Transformed - Textile and Fiber Art Show (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
August 03, 2014
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
255 N. Northwest Hwy.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-4297

Illinois Chapter of Surface Design Association presents Transparent-Translucent-Transformed,a show consisting of both literal and conceptional/abstract interpretations of the theme. The show is primarily Textile and Fiber Art.
 
August 04, 2014 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
August 04, 2014
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Niles Public Library
6960 Oakton Street
Niles,IL
60714

847-663-1234

The Niles All American Speakers are charter members of Toastmasters International, a club devoted to the refinement of speech, our mission is to make better speakers of everyone.
 
August 05, 2014 National Night Out - Hodges Park in Park Ridge (06:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
August 05, 2014
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
LOCATION: Hodges Park
at Courtland & Vine Avenues
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 318-5252

Park Ridge Police Host 10th National Night Out on Tuesday August 5 in Hodges Park -- Come for a free, fun-filled evening complete with crime prevention informational booths, canine demonstration, defensive tactics demo, as well as children’s games and activities including a bounce house, petting zoo, donut eating contest, or just dance the night away with our DJ. National Night Out is sponsored by the Park Ridge Police Department.
 
August 05, 2014 Go Green Park Ridge Meeting at St. Mary Episcopal (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
August 05, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
St Mary's Episcopal Church
306 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 232-4003

Join other members of Go Green Park Ridge and help raise awareness of environmental issues in our town. The group meets monthly on the first Tuesday of each month.
 
Looking Forward:
August 09, 2014 Quilters Group to form at Des Plaines History Center (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
August 09, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Des Plaines History Center
781 Pearson Street
Des Plaines,IL
60016

847-391-5399

Want to sew and stitch with some local quilters? Come to the Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson Street on Saturday, August 9, from 10 a.m. to noon
 
August 12, 2014 Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
August 12, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Panera Bread
39 S. Northwest Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-823-7672

The purpose of this group is to encourage members to write and provide a safe place to read one’s work and get some feedback. We meet the second Tuesday of every month.
 
August 23, 2014 Des Plaines History Center to visit Chicago Botanic Garden (12:00 PM - 05:30 PM)
Event details:
August 23, 2014
12:00 PM - 05:30 PM
carpool from the Des Plaines History Center
781 Pearson Street
Des Plaines,IL
60016

847-391-5399

Des Plaines History Center’s Historic Adventures trip to the Chicago Botanic Garden Saturday, August 23. Participants will gather at the History Center, 781 Pearson Street, Des Plaines, at noon and carpool to Glencoe. “Bring a camera and capture the colorful beauty of flowers and shrubs,” said William G. Grice, III, one of the Historic Adventures volunteer coordinators. Grice and Janet Thompson lead excursions around the Chicago area.
 
September 15, 2014 Active Parenting for Teens (for parents of 12-17 year olds) St Luke's (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
September 15, 2014
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke’s will host "Active Parenting for Teens" for parents of 12-17 year olds, on 6 Mondays, Sept. 15-Oct. 27 (excluding Oct. 13) from 7:00-9:00 PM. The classes are led by Pastor Larry Lutey, who is trained and certified in leading Active Parenting Workshops. Call the church office at 847-825-6659, or stop in to register. Enrollment for each workshop is limited. The course is open to moms, dads, single parents and grandparents. Childcare is provided for a nominal fee.
 
September 15, 2014 Park Ridge Old Things Antique Club -- Meeting (07:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
September 15, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
255 N. Northwest Hwy.
Park RidgeI,IL
60068

The Old Things Antique Club in Park Ridge Club meets on the THIRD MONDAY of the MONTH from September to May.
 
Past Events:
July 09, 2014 What Choices Will You Make? - MCYAF (06:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
July 09, 2014
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Mary, Seat of Wisdom’s Brian Barry Gym
1352 South Cumberland (at Granville)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-2500

“What Choices Will You Make?” is a spin off from the popular MCYAF program with our local youth organizations. Small group discussions, peer talks and videos on challenging issues faced by our youth and their parents. Target Audience Groups: -5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th Graders -Parents and/or Grandparents -Open to all residents, friends & neighbors
 
July 10, 2014 Sidewalk Sale Days 2014 – Park Ridge, IL (09:00 AM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
July 10, 2014
09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Businesses in Park Ridge
Uptown, South Park and other areas
Park Ridge,IL
60068

call the bus'n

As of January 27 it was announced that Summer Sidewalk Sale days will be MONDAY, July 7 through Sunday, July 13 --- MORE INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE AS THE DATE DRAWS NEAR.
 
July 10, 2014 Taste of Park Ridge 2014 (11:00 AM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
July 10, 2014
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge,IL
60068

see website

The 2014 Taste of Park Ridge will be held Thursday July 10, Friday July 11, and Saturday, July 12 from 11:00 am to 10:30 pm ---- Parking available in the underground garage of the Uptown redevelopment. ----- More info will be provided as the date draws near.
 
July 11, 2014 "Summer Cooler" Book Sale - Friends of the Park Ridge Library's (10:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
July 11, 2014
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
Outside, near the Library's Prospect Avenue entrance
20 S. Prospect, Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3123

Love a bargain? Then don't miss the Friends of the Park Ridge Library's "Summer Cooler" Book Sale, Friday, July 11, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in front of the Park Ridge Public Library on Prospect.
 
July 11, 2014 Teens at the Taste (of Park Ridge 2014) (06:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
Event details:
July 11, 2014
06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
On the Lawn next to the Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue (corner of Touhy and Prospect)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-858-7090

Middle School and High School Students come on over after you've visited the Taste of Park Ridge Friday, July 11 & Saturday, July 12!!! We'll be on the lawn next to the Library from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm COME HAVE SOME FUN!!!
 
July 20, 2014 Coffee, Classics Car Show - Center of Concern (09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
July 20, 2014
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LOCATION: Central Parking Lot adjacent to the Park Ridge Public Library
corner of Summit and Prospect Ave. (20 S. Prospect Ave.)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 823-0453

Come see dozens of beautiful vintage/muscle/sports cars in the central parking lot next to the Park Ridge Public Library from 9:00 am to 11:00 am on the 3rd Sunday of each month from May 18 through October 19, 2014. [These Sundays: 05/18/14, 06/15/14, 07/20/14, 08/17/14, 09/15/14, & 10/19/14] -- Sponsored by the Center of Concern
 
July 20, 2014 Pet Blessings - St. Luke's Lutheran Church (10:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
Event details:
July 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
West Lawn of St. Luke's Lutheran Church facing Prospect
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-6659

Bring your pet to St. Luke’s for a Blessing of the Animals outside the church on the west lawn facing Prospect Avenue. All friendly pets are invited on a leash or in a carrier, or you can bring a picture of your pet to be blessed. Animal companions who have passed away this year will also be remembered. ---- After the short service, enjoy some lemonade and cookies, and your dog will enjoy a treat as well. ---- In case of rain, the service will take place in St. Luke's Henderson Hall.
 
July 21, 2014 Avenues/Gorman Golf and Tennis Classic - 26th Annual (All Day Event)
Event details:
July 21, 2014
All Day Event
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 823-8682

Support Avenues to Independence at the Park Ridge Country Club on Monday, July 21. Attend the full day, or join us for cocktails and dinner. --- Call Ann Marie at 847-292-0870 X108 for more info, or visit our website.
 
July 21, 2014 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
July 21, 2014
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Niles Public Library
6960 Oakton Street
Niles,IL
60714

847-663-1234

The Niles All American Speakers are charter members of Toastmasters International, a club devoted to the refinement of speech, our mission is to make better speakers of everyone.
 
 
 
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