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Current Events:
April 20, 2015 A Taste of Australia Senior Center- (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
April 20, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

A Taste of Australia
 
April 20, 2015 A Taste of Australia Senior Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
April 20, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

A Taste of Australia, including lunch and music from down under.
 
April 20, 2015 Intro to the iPhone: eMail Senior Center (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 20, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Intro to the iPhone eMail
 
April 20, 2015 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
April 20, 2015
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.
 
April 20, 2015 Park Ridge Old Things Antique Club -- Meeting (07:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 20, 2015
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.
 
April 21, 2015 Senior's Breakfast with the Park Ridge Police Department (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event details:
April 21, 2015
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

The Park Ridge Police Department cordially invites all seniors to breakfast THE THIRD TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 9:00 a.m. at the Park Ridge Senior Center, 100 South Western Avenue, Park Ridge, IL Share breakfast and information once a month.
 
April 21, 2015 Science Night - Wildwood Nature Center (06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
Event details:
April 21, 2015
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3570

Turn your family into scientists and explore fun science concepts with us!
 
April 22, 2015 Earth Day Work Day 2015 - Wildwood Nature Center (04:30 PM - 05:30 PM)
Event details:
April 22, 2015
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Join us for Earth Day Work Day, the perfect opportunity for service hours or simply giving back to the community in the spirit of Earth Day. All ages are invited – Children must be with an adult.
 
April 23, 2015 Meet w/ Rep from IL Senator Kotowski's Office @ Library (09:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
April 23, 2015
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Public Library Reference area
20 S. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 720-3230

A member of Illinois State Senator Dan Kotowski's office will be at the Library from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. today. They will be situated in the magazine area of the 2nd floor Reference Department.
 
April 23, 2015 Park Ridge Toastmasters Meeting & Guest Night - 1st United Methodist (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
April 23, 2015
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
LOCATION: 1st United Methodist Church -- 418 W. Touhy
(located on Grant Place, which is a one-way, east-bound street just north of Touhy off of Prospect)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-987-1875

Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? If so, Toastmasters is the place for you. You’ll find a supportive learn-by-doing environment that allows you to achieve your goals at your own pace. Learn how Toastmasters has changed the lives of members. Join us for this meeting. Admission is free and snacks will be served.
 
April 24, 2015 Maine Township Senior Expo 2014 @ Golf Mill (09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
Event details:
April 24, 2015
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Golf Mill Shopping Center
239 Golf Mill Center
Niles,IL
60714

847-297-2510

Free to all seniors, this Senior Expo sponsored by Maine Township’s MaineStreamers, is one of the finest and most established senior expos in the Chicagoland area. Over 1,600 seniors are expected to visit with 75 exhibitors offering products and services to better their lives. There is solid entertainment too plus lots of really great goodies. ---------- The event’s overall extended hours will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
 
April 24, 2015 Shrek: The Musical - Maine South High School (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 24, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine South High School Watson Auditorium
1111 South Dee Road
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-8240

SHREK -- Show Dates/Times: April 24, 25 - 7:30 pm --- April 26 - 2:00 pm --- May 1, 2 - 7:30 pm
 
April 24, 2015 Oakton Ice Show: Heroes vs. Villains - Park District (07:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
April 24, 2015
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3359

Join us for the Annual Oakton Ice Show!
 
April 24, 2015 Friday Night Live Club - Park District (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 24, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Friday Night Live Club is a fun and safe club designed for students in 4th & 5th grade. $5 at the door
 
April 25, 2015 Photography: Learning your DSLR: Intro to Photography Senior Center (09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

For ages 18 and up! This course teaches the basics of shooting with a DSLR. Class meets on Saturdays.
 
April 25, 2015 Photography: Intro to Macro Photography Senior Center (11:30 AM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

For ages 18 and up! Dive into the exciting world of Macro Photography! Class meets on Saturdays.
 
April 25, 2015 Oakton Ice Show: Heroes vs. Villains - Park District (01:30 PM - 04:30 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Join us for the Annual Oakton Ice Show!
 
April 25, 2015 Shrek: The Musical - Maine South High School (01:30 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Maine South High School Watson Auditorium
1111 South Dee Road
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-8240

SHREK -- Show Dates/Times: April 24, 25 - 7:30 pm --- April 26 - 2:00 pm --- May 1, 2 - 7:30 pm
 
April 25, 2015 Photography: Intro to Editing Senior Center (02:30 PM - 04:30 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

For ages 18 and up! Dive into the exciting world of Macro Photography! Class meets on Saturdays.
 
April 25, 2015 Mega Movie Pajama Night - Park District (06:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Hey kids, come dressed in your favorite pjs and enjoy an evening of fun! Ages: 4-9 Register online at www.prparks.org
 
April 25, 2015 Oakton Ice Show: Heroes vs. Villains - Park District (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Join us for the Annual Oakton Ice Show!
 
April 25, 2015 "Greatest Hits of the Greatest Generation" - Park Ridge Chorale Presents (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 25, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N.Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

312-961-9066

Local singing group, The Park Ridge Chorale, will present, "The Greatest Hits of the Greatest Generation", in honor of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Local WW II veterans will be acknowledged during this performance. Historical narration throughout the performance will highlight individual veteran’s stories as well.
 
April 26, 2015 Oakton Ice Show: Heroes vs. Villains - Park District (01:30 PM - 04:30 PM)
Event details:
April 26, 2015
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Join us for the Annual Oakton Ice Show!
 
April 27, 2015 Intro to the iPhone Camera & Video Senior Center- (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 27, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Intro to the iPhone Camera & Video
 
April 29, 2015 Bingo & Pizza Senior Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
April 29, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Bingo & Pizza Senior Center
 
April 29, 2015 Bingo & Pizza Senior Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
April 29, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Bingo & Pizza
 
May 01, 2015 Park Ridge Panhellenic Meeting (12:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 01, 2015
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-696-4789

Park Ridge Panhellenic Club monthly meeting at the Park Ridge Country Club at 636 N. Prospect Ave. featuring a program on the Kalo Foundation.
 
May 01, 2015 4 to 7 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale Preview MEMBERS ONLY (04:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
Event details:
May 01, 2015
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library -- First Floor Meeting Room
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Friends' Fall Book Sale will be held Friday through Sunday on the first full weekend in May. ------------ On FRIDAY, the Sale will be open for Friends of the Library members ONLY. Numbers will be given out beginning at 3:00 pm. DOORS OPEN AT 4:00 PM. Memberships to the Friends of the Library may be purchased at the door. Information on Memberships is available at the Library's Circulation Desk.------------ On SUNDAY, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, all items will be half-price.
 
May 02, 2015 9 am to 3 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale -- All Are Welcome (09:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 02, 2015
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library -- First Floor Meeting Room
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Friends' Fall Book Sale will be held Friday through Sunday on the first full weekend in May.. ------------ On FRIDAY, the Sale will be open for Friends of the Library members ONLY. Numbers will be given out beginning at 3:00 pm. DOORS OPEN AT 4:00 PM. Memberships to the Friends of the Library may be purchased at the door. Information on Memberships is available at the Library's Circulation Desk.------------ On SUNDAY, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, all items will be half-price.
 
May 02, 2015 Earth Day Celebration at Maine Park Leisure Center (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 02, 2015
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Celebrate Earth Day at the Park Ridge Park District from 11 am to 3 pm! Be sure to take part in the raffle, help judge the Repurposed Project Fair, devour some delicious food and drinks, and drop off gently used items to be reused or recycled. For more information, visit www.prparks.org.
 
May 02, 2015 "Maine Flyer" Documentary Premiere - Park Ridge Historical Society (04:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
May 02, 2015
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Nonprofit Center
720 Garden
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-696-1973

The Park Ridge Historical Society announces the community premiere of the ““Faster and Higher, That’s the Maine Flyer” documentary produced by students at Maine East and Maine South high schools to be held at the Park Ridge Nonprofit Center, 720 Garden Street on Saturday, May 2 at 4:00pm.
 
May 03, 2015 Feel Good Free Workout Community Center (10:05 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
May 03, 2015
10:05 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Center
1515 W. Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5129

Feel Good with FREE monthly workouts at the Park Ridge Community Center!
 
May 03, 2015 1 to 3 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale / Half Price Sale (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 03, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library -- First Floor Meeting Room
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Friends' Fall Book Sale will be held Friday through Sunday on the first full weekend in May. ------------ On FRIDAY, the Sale will be open for Friends of the Library members ONLY. Numbers will be given out beginning at 3:00 pm. DOORS OPEN AT 4:00 PM. Memberships to the Friends of the Library may be purchased at the door. Information on Memberships is available at the Library's Circulation Desk.------------ On SUNDAY, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, all items will be half-price.
 
May 04, 2015 Kentucky Derby Party Senior Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
May 04, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Kentucky Derby Party- Bring your big hats and put on your Sunday best!
 
May 04, 2015 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
May 04, 2015
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.
 
Looking Forward:
May 05, 2015 Churches & Chocolate Milwaukee Walking Tour Senior Center (10:30 AM - 06:00 PM)
Event details:
May 05, 2015
10:30 AM - 06:00 PM
Departs the Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Churches & Chocolate Milwaukee Tour: Enjoy a tour through Milwaukee, long known as the "City of Steeples," while visiting local chocolate shops along the way.
 
May 06, 2015 A Little Night Music PRCO – Mozart and Mahler’s Shining Stars (07:30 PM - 09:15 PM)
Event details:
May 06, 2015
07:30 PM - 09:15 PM
The Pickwick Theatre
5 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-7726

Mozart’s “A Little Night Music” paired with Mahler’s monumental 5th Symphony, and Park Ridge musical star Kathryn Chiodo in Mozart’s Flute Concerto: enchanting! A complimentary wine and cheese reception is included.
 
May 07, 2015 Classic Film Series 2015 - M C Hoffman. (07:00 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
May 07, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
LOCATION: Pickwick Theatre
5 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-5800

Please join us at the Pickwick Theatre for this Classic Film Series presented by Matthew C. Hoffman, film historian. Doors open 30 minutes prior to showtime. Click here to see details. Admission is $7 ($5 for seniors).
 
May 09, 2015 Plant & Garden Sale - 1st United Methodist Church (08:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
May 09, 2015
08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
First United Methodist Church
418 Touhy Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3144

The First United Methodist Church of Park Ridge (418 Touhy Avenue) will host their 6th annual Plant and Garden Sale on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 8:00 am to 12 Noon featuring seasoned perennials, Mother's Day gifts, and handmade garden gifts. All proceeds benefit youth & mission work.
 
May 09, 2015 25th Arts & Crafts Adventure (show) - Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
May 09, 2015
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Hodges Park
101 S Courtland (Prospect & Vine)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-991-4748

Come join the American Society of Artists for their 25th annual Arts & Crafts Fair, offering original art and handcrafted items for sale. You & your family will enjoy exploring many talents & treasures of the artists & craftsartists exhibiting an enticing array of work ranging from paintings, pottery & garden art to glass works, art wear & jewelry plus much more.
 
May 09, 2015 2015 MLB Pitch, Hit & Run Hinkley Park (09:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
May 09, 2015
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Hinkley Park
25 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

The Scott’s Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run is an exciting baseball and softball skills competition that provides boys and girls, ages 7 to 14, the opportunity to showcase their pitching, hitting and running abilities.
 
May 09, 2015 The Belly Burn Plan: Discussion & Workout Community Center (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
May 09, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Community Center
1515 W. Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Learn about a new fitness plan from Traci D. Mitchell!
 
May 09, 2015 Mother's Day Skate Oakton Ice Arena (08:30 PM - 09:50 PM)
Event details:
May 09, 2015
08:30 PM - 09:50 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3359

Today is your day! Moms skate for $1.
 
May 11, 2015 The Buck Stops Here Senior Center (12:30 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 11, 2015
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

The Buck Stops Here: Jim Gibbons is back by popular demand to present the life of the Missouri farmer, Harry S. Truman , who became our 33rd President of the United States.
 
May 13, 2015 Marilyn Monroe: From Norma Jeane to Movie Queen Senior Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
May 13, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Susan Benjamin, Maine South High School teacher from 1970-1977, comes to the Park Ridge Park District Senior Center to present Marilyn Monroe.
 
May 14, 2015 Kids on the Move Community Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
May 14, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Community Center
1515 W. Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5129

Need a little extra time for a cut/color or mani/pedi? Maybe just some MOM time? Bring your little ones to the Community Center for a fun day of activities that get them on their feet!
 
May 15, 2015 3rd Grade Social - Park District (06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
May 15, 2015
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Calling all 3rd graders! Join us for a taste of Friday Night Live fun designed for students in 3rd grade.
 
May 16, 2015 PLANT SALE 2015 Park Ridge Garden Club in Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
May 16, 2015
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: HODGES PARK
at Courtland & Vine Avenues in front of City Hall
Park Ridge,IL
60068

Come to Hodges Park to purchase your garden plants from members of the Park Ridge Garden Club. Why pay retail? Our plants are value priced.
 
May 16, 2015 Mega Movie Pajama Night - Park District (06:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
May 16, 2015
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Hey kids, come dressed in your favorite pjs and enjoy an evening of fun! Ages: 4-9 -- Register online at www.prparks.org.
 
May 17, 2015 Norwegian Constitution Day Parade 2014 (12:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
May 17, 2015
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Hodges Park / Southpark Field House
833 Talcott Road at Cumberland & Talcott
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 692-5127

A parade celebrating Norwegian Constitution Day will be held on Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Park Ridge. ---- Festivities begin in Hodges park at the conclusion of the parade. --- The PARADE starts at South Park at Cumberland and Talcott and marches north ON Cumberland from South Park to Park Ridge City Hall.
 
May 18, 2015 Senior Center Open House 2015 (11:15 AM - 12:30 PM)
Event details:
May 18, 2015
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Visit the Senior Center and check out all we have to offer!
 
May 19, 2015 Des Plaines River Clean Up - Meet at Wildwood Nature Center (04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)
Event details:
May 19, 2015
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Scout troops, community groups, school groups, church groups, and individuals - come out and help clean up our environment! We will meet at the Maine Park Leisure Center flagpole at 4:00pm and walk together down Sibley to the Des Plaines River, where we’ll pick up the unwanted litter. Garbage bags, pick-up sticks, and rubber gloves will be provided. Children under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
 
May 21, 2015 Healthy, Well-thy & Wise Senior Expo (09:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
May 21, 2015
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Hosted by the Park Ridge Park District and A-Abiding Care, get Healthy, Well-thy, and Wise this year at the Park District’s active adult expo. Register online at www.prparks.org.
 
May 24, 2015 Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (12:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
May 24, 2015
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Park Ridge Public Library will be closed today in observance of the holiday.
 
May 25, 2015 Park Ridge Memorial Day PARADE (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
May 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Parade steps off AT Talcott & Cumberland
ends at City Hall 5050 Butler Place [Courtland & Vine, Park Ridge]
Park Ridge,IL
60068

THE PARADE STEPS OFF AT 10:00 AM at Talcott & Cumberland at AND WILL END AT Hodges Park (505 Butler Place, Park Ridge IL). Parade Route: Talcott/Cumberland north to Prairie, to Main, to Park Ridge City Hall, 505 Butler Place, Park Ridge IL.
 
May 25, 2015 Shopping Cart Brigade - Memorial Day Parade 2015 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
May 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Parade steps off AT Talcott & Cumberland
ends at City Hall 5050 Butler Place [Courtland & Vine, Park Ridge]
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-784-6030

St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Park Ridge will return again this year for its 2nd annual "Shopping Cart Brigade" during Park Ridge's Memorial Day parade. ----- Have your canned or boxed non-perishable food items ready to put in the shopping carts when they pass by. ----- Thank you to Whole Foods for their generous food donation and the use of their shopping carts. See you at the parade!
 
May 29, 2015 Friday Night Live Club - Park District (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
May 29, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Friday Night Live Club is a fun and safe club designed for students in 4th & 5th grade. $5 at the door
 
May 30, 2015 Gnome, Elf and Fairy Festival - Wildwood (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 30, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Des Plaines,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Dress up as an elf, gnome, or fairy and bring the family to enjoy an afternoon of outdoor magic. Register online at www.prparks.org.
 
June 05, 2015 Backyard Campout (5 pm Friday to 10 am Saturday) (05:00 PM - 11:59 PM)
Event details:
June 05, 2015
05:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Camp out with your family in the Park District’s backyard, outside at the Wildwood Nature Center. (5 pm Friday to 10 am Saturday) Participants are required to bring their own tents and bedding. All Ages. Register online at www.prparks.org or call the Park District. (847) 692-5127
 
June 06, 2015 Backyard Campout (5 pm Friday to 10 am Saturday) (12:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event details:
June 06, 2015
12:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Camp out with your family in the Park District’s backyard, outside at the Wildwood Nature Center. (5 pm Friday to 10 am Saturday) Participants are required to bring their own tents and bedding. All Ages. Register online at www.prparks.org or call the Park District. (847) 692-5127
 
June 16, 2015 Annual “Masters Rock & Roll” Miniature Golf Tournament and Picnic - Center of Concern (05:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 16, 2015
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Mountain View Adventure Center
510 E. Algonquin Road
Des Plaines, IL,IL
60016

(847) 823-0453

Please join us for the annual golf outing/fundraiser benefiting The Center of Concern at Mountain View Adventure in Des Plaines. -- Featuring: Miniature Golf, Picnic Dinner, Beverages, Balloon Artist, Raffle Prizes, "Top Score" Golfer Jacket, Music and fun!! Winning Chances: Split the Pot, Raffle and more!
 
June 22, 2015-June 26, 2015 Camp Allegro Music and Fine Arts Camp St. Luke's Lutheran Church (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
June 22, 2015-June 26, 2015
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke's Lutheran Church will host Camp Allegro Music Camp, celebrating 15 years this summer, from June 22-26 (M-F), 9:00 a.m. to noon, for children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade in the fall. This summer’s theme is “Music of the Caribbean.” Cost of the camp is $60.00 per child, $150.00 per family. To register or for more information, visit the church’s website at www.stlukespr.org or call Melinda Hoiland at 847-825-6659, ext 150.
 
Past Events:
April 06, 2015 Intro to the iPhone Basics - PR Senior Center (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 06, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Intro to the iPhone Basics -- Please bring your iPhone and charger to class. Register online at www.prparks.org.
 
April 07, 2015 Go Green Park Ridge Meeting at St. Mary Episcopal (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
April 07, 2015
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. Go Green does NOT meet in June, July or August.
 
April 08, 2015 Rotten Egg Hunt - Maine Park Leisure Center (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
April 08, 2015
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Egg hunts have come and gone and we are left with all the leftover eggs. They are “rotting” away waiting for you to find them! If you are lucky, your “rotten” egg will be filled with candy or maybe even a gift card. Remember to bring your flashlight and a bag to collect all your smelly “rotten” eggs.
 
April 09, 2015 PR Garden Club Meeting 2015 (07:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
April 09, 2015
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Meetings LOCATION: Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 692-3597

General meetings of the Park Ridge Garden Club are held at the Park Ridge Senior Center on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm, SEPTEMBER THROUGH JUNE in the Park Ridge Senior Center. There are NO meetings in January, July or August. Meetings include a short business session, followed by guest speakers, refreshments and socializing, and conclude between 9:00-10:00 pm
 
April 09, 2015 Park Ridge Toastmasters Meeting & Guest Night - 1st United Methodist (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
April 09, 2015
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
LOCATION: 1st United Methodist Church -- 418 W. Touhy
(located on Grant Place, which is a one-way, east-bound street just north of Touhy off of Prospect)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-987-1875

Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? If so, Toastmasters is the place for you. You’ll find a supportive learn-by-doing environment that allows you to achieve your goals at your own pace. Learn how Toastmasters has changed the lives of members. Join us for this meeting. Admission is free and snacks will be served.
 
April 10, 2015 Park Ridge Panhellenic Club Meeting - Leslie Goddard (12:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 10, 2015
12:00 AM - 03:00 PM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 823-8682

Park Ridge Panhellenic Club will hold its monthly luncheon meeting on Friday, April 10 at noon at the Park Ridge Country Club. Reservations must be made by Monday before the event. Leslie Goddard will present a program on "Gone With The Wind".
 
April 10, 2015 Annual Senior Center Fashion Show at the Fountain Blue (12:30 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 10, 2015
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Fountain Blue
2300 Mannheim Road
Des Plaines,IL
60018

(847) 692-3597

It's spring and time to check out this year’s latest fashions! Join us for an afternoon including lunch, fashion show and raffle. Table reservation forms will be available in advance for tables of 10. Ages: 55 & Up R/NR: $50/$55 Register online at www.prparks.org.
 
April 10, 2015 Annual Gala Benefit - Civic Orchestra - PRCO 21st Season (06:30 PM - 11:00 PM)
Event details:
April 10, 2015
06:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Cafe La Cave Restaurant
2777 Mannheim Road
Des Plaines,IL
60016

(847) 827-7818

Park Ridge Civic Orchestra's 14th Annual Gala
 
April 10, 2015 “Lucky 21”Annual Gala Benefit - Park Ridge Civic Orchestra - PRCO’s 21st year (06:30 PM - 11:30 PM)
Event details:
April 10, 2015
06:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Cafe La Cave
2777 N. Mannheim Road
Des Plaines,IL
60618

(847) 827-7818

The Park Ridge Civic Orchestra announces its annual gala to be held on April 10th at Café La Cave. A "Lucky 21" theme celebrates the orchestra’s 21st season in an evening of dining, gaming and dancing. --- Brian Jacobi and sons play live jazz at this festive evening benefitting the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra on Friday,April 10th, at Cafe La Cave. Dancing, dining, gaming, and raffle prizes make this a fun night out and supporting the great hometown orchestra operations.
 
April 10, 2015 Friday Night Live Club - Park District (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 10, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Friday Night Live Club is a fun and safe club designed for students in 4th & 5th grade.
 
April 11, 2015 HUGE Spring Rummage Sale! @Park Ridge Presbyterian Church (09:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 11, 2015
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Presbyterian Church
1300 W. Crescent Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-823-4135

Save the Date! Thursday Only. Find HUGE treasures at the Spring Presbyterian Church HUGE Spring Rummage Sale! Saturday, April 11th, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Park Ridge Presbyterian Church, 1300 W. Crescent Ave, Park Ridge, 60068 Tel: 847-823-4135 Free parking. Admission is FREE.
 
April 11, 2015 Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR April Meeting (11:30 AM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
April 11, 2015
11:30 AM - 02:30 PM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 328-6946

NSDAR past Regent, Barrie Shinn will present a program entitled, “Why Does the DAR Have Pins”. She is currently the Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR National Defense and Insignia Committee Chairman. ---- The Twenty-first Star Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold a meeting on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at the Park Ridge Country Club, 636 N. Prospect Avenue in Park Ridge at 11:30 a.m. A luncheon will be served at 12:00 p.m. with a meeting and program
 
April 11, 2015 Mega Movie Pajama Night - Park District (06:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 11, 2015
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Hey kids, come dressed in your favorite pjs and enjoy an evening of fun! Ages: 4-9 Register online at www.prparks.org
 
April 11, 2015 Middle School Open Gym & Swim - Park District (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 11, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Community Center
1515 W. Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Grades 6-8: Join us for a fun social at the Park District!
 
April 11, 2015 90s Night Public Skate - Park District Oakton Ice Arena! (08:30 PM - 09:50 PM)
Event details:
April 11, 2015
08:30 PM - 09:50 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3359

Come out and party to the sounds of the 90s at Oakton Ice Arena!
 
April 13, 2015 Intro to the iPhone- Standard Application Use - Senior Center (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
April 13, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

This class teaches students general use of the camera, camera roll, and Maps.
 
April 14, 2015 Birth to Age 3 Developmental Screening (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
April 14, 2015
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School

Niles,IL
60714

847 318 5360

Jefferson School in School District 64 is hosting a free developmental screening for children from birth to age 3 years. Make an appointment for Tuesday April 14, 2015 at Jefferson School from 9am -12pm for children living in District 64 school boundaries by calling Jefferson School at (847) 318-5360 or for more information.
 
April 14, 2015 Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
April 14, 2015
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.
 
April 15, 2015 Stories Aboard the Titanic Park Ridge Senior Center (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
April 15, 2015
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

RJ Lindsey presents “Stories Aboard the Titanic” as told by Managing Editor, Carr Van Anda of the New York Times.
 
April 17, 2015 3rd Grade Social - Park District (06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
April 17, 2015
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Calling all 3rd graders! Join us for a taste of Friday Night Live fun designed for students in 3rd grade.
 
April 18, 2015 Middle School Open Gym & Swim - Park District (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
April 18, 2015
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Community Center
1515 W. Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Grades 6-8: Join us for a fun social at the Park District!
 
 
 
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