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Current Events:
May 18, 2017 YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE (1967) 7:30pm Classic Film Series 2017 M. Hoffman (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
May 18, 2017
07:30 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: 2:00 pm screenings = $6 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $10 all seats ($8 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
May 20, 2017 PLANT SALE 2017 Park Ridge Garden Club in Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
May 20, 2017
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: HODGES PARK
at Vine, Prospect and Courtland, across the street from the front steps 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. Find lovely annuals, herbs and vegetables, the latest perennial varieties -- sun, shade, Butterfly, pond plants, hanging baskets and planters plus successful plants from the Garden Club Members' own gardens. For a nominal fee a club member will design and plant containers the day of the sale. Pots will be available at the sale.
 
May 22, 2017 Mental Health Awareness Event - Healthier Park Ridge Coalition (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Event details:
May 22, 2017
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
plaza in front of the Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-384-2137

On Monday, May 22, 2017 – in conjunction with National Mental Health Awareness Month – the Healthier Park Ridge Coalition is hosting a short event at NOON in the plaza in front of the Park Ridge Public Library, 20 S. Prospect Avenue.
 
May 25, 2017 Meet w/ Rep from IL Senator Murphy's Office @ Library (09:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
May 25, 2017
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Public Library Reference area - 2nd Floor
20 S. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 720-3230

A member of Illinois State Senator Laura Murphy's office will be at the Library from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. today. They will be situated in the Business area of the 2nd floor Reference Department. A member of this office is usually at the Park Ridge Public Library on the fourth Thursday of the following months to meet with constituents: January, Feb., April, May, July, Aug., Oct., & Nov.. Occasionally, Senator Murphy will be in attendance to answer constituent’s questions. Please phone ahead.
 
May 26, 2017 Women in Business Networking Breakfast Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce (08:30 AM - 09:45 AM)
Event details:
May 26, 2017
08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Park Ridge Nonprofit Center
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3121

Bring your business cards for some great networking and enjoy a delicious breakfast while listening to an informative presentation. ----- $12 Members $17 Prospective Members and Walk-ins.. Please RSVP to the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce. -- The Women in Business Networking Breakfast meets the 4th Friday of the month --- other than December, when it is the 1st Friday (call the Chamber to verify).
 
June 02, 2017 Cruisin' Park Ridge! 2017 (Park Ridge Car Show & More) (06:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
June 02, 2017
06:00 PM - 09:00 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

Come out for Cruisin' Park Ridge, the car shows in Park Ridge on the First Fridays of June, July, August, and September! Hosted by the Park Ridge Chamber, held in the library lot and on Summit Ave. between Touhy and Prospect. Fun for the whole family! Live entertainment, (music starts playing at 6:00pm) food, beer/wine, bounce house and, of course, cars, cars, cars! Sponsored by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce [We're looking for co-sponsors.] --- FREE to exhibit and FREE to attend!!!
 
Looking Forward:
June 03, 2017 5th Annual Adult Down Syndrome Center, Fun for Everyone 5K Run/3K Walk (08:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
June 03, 2017
08:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Advocate Charitable Foundation
1775 West Dempster
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-723-2324

Join us for the 5th Annual 5K Run/3K Walk on June 3, 2017 to raise awareness and funds for the Adult Down Syndrome Center (ADSC) at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. This family-friendly event is perfect for runners, walkers, and spectators alike. Grab your shoes and a fitness buddy and register today!
 
June 03, 2017 Antique and Collectible Market 2017 - Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
June 03, 2017
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
IN Hodges Park, across the street/in front of Park Ridge City Hall
at Courtland, Vine, and Prospect in
Park Ridge,IL
60068

Hodges Park Annual Antique & Collectible Market -- Join the Old Things Antique Club on Saturday June 3, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in Hodges Park for the annual Antique and Collectible Market. Multiple vendors will be selling vintage items, including furniture, ceramics, linen, tools, jewelry and more! --- We sometimes have a rain date just in case of RAIN ON June 3 – as of May 5, 2017 a rain date has not yet been determined. Visit website for updated information.
 
June 03, 2017 21st Star Chapter NSDAR June Genealogy Workshop (09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
Event details:
June 03, 2017
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
LOCATION: First floor meeting room Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068-3434

847-698-2443

This drop in workshop is ONLY for WOMEN interested in joining the Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.). --- Attendees will have the opportunity to work with one of the members on the DAR's lineage research team and receive assistance with APPLICATION papers to the DAR. (This is NOT a Library-run event.) Join us Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on the first floor of the Park Ridge Library located at 20 S. Prospect Avenue across the street from the Pickwick Theater.
 
June 03, 2017 Park Ridge Garden Walk - Park Ridge Garden Club (02:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
Event details:
June 03, 2017
02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
At various locations around Park Ridge
per the map
Park Ridge,IL
60068

At various locations around Park Ridge per the map Park Ridge, IL , 60068 Please join us for our 23rd Annual Garden Walk on Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. featuring many beautiful gardens.... For ticket information (as the date draws near) visit our website: www.parkridgegardenclub.org FOR A LIST OF LOCATIONS to purchase tickets – visit our website. Click here to see rules for the Garden Walk.
 
June 04, 2017 Wine Walk 2017 - Park Ridge Chamber (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
June 04, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
establishments as listed in program
Uptown
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3121

The Park Ridge Chamber is hosting our 1st ever Wine Walk this June! Attendees will receive a passport to visit each participating business. When a completed passport is turned in you will receive a raffle ticket to win the grand prize (gift certificates donated by participating chamber member businesses). Attendees will receive a wristband, commemorative wineglass and goodie bag. $30 per person Early Bird!! $20 per person by May 5 or $25 by May 26 ----- PRE- REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 
June 05, 2017 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 05, 2017
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.
 
June 06, 2017 Breakfast Club @ Lola's Diner – Park Ridge Chamber Networking Breakfast (07:30 AM - 09:00 AM)
Event details:
June 06, 2017
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
LOCATION = Lola's Diner
920 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 518-5226

Start your day right at The Breakfast Club! Network over breakfast at Lola's Diner, 920 Busse Hwy. -- Hosted by Chamber Ambassador, Dave Donovan -- $12 Park Ridge Chamber Members -- $15 Prospective members --- The Breakfast Club meets at Lola’s Diner on the first Tuesday of each month.
 
June 06, 2017 Go Green Park Ridge Meeting at St. Mary Episcopal (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 06, 2017
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
St Mary's Episcopal Church
306 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 232-4003

The local environmental action group Go Green Park Ridge holds its monthly meeting on the first Tuesday of the month from September through June at St Mary's Episcopal Church on Prospect. ----- Join other members of Go Green Park Ridge and help raise awareness of environmental issues in our town. We do NOT meet formally in July or August but can be found at the Park Ridge Farmers Markets during the summer.
 
June 10, 2017 Trot Against Trafficking 5K - Washington School (08:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
June 10, 2017
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
begins at Washington Elementary School in Park Ridge,
1500 Stewart Ave,
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 318-4360

Trot Against Trafficking is a fast and fun 5K run/walk in Park Ridge, IL, with the goal of raising awareness and funding organizations and programs to end child and human trafficking
 
June 19, 2017 Old things Antique Club of Park Ridge Monthly MEETING (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
June 19, 2017
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Kalo Foundation Iannelli Studio Heritage Center
255 N. Northwest Highway
PARK RIDGE,IL
60068

847-692-9744

Do you like antiques? Come check out our monthly meeting, which usually include an expert speaker. Meetings are held at the Kalo Foundation Iannelli Studio Heritage Center at 255 N. Northwest Highway in Park Ridge, IL on the third Monday of the month from September to May. Contact the club to find out this month's presenter/speaker. Click on event to see more information.
 
July 03, 2017 Park Ridge LIBRARY Closing Early at 6:00 p.m. (06:00 PM - 06:01 PM)
Event details:
July 03, 2017
06:00 PM - 06:01 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Park Ridge Public Library will be closing early today in observance of the holiday.
 
July 04, 2017 Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (01:00 AM - 01:05 AM)
Event details:
July 04, 2017
01:00 AM - 01:05 AM
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.
 
Past Events:
May 05, 2017 4 to 7 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale Preview MEMBERS ONLY (04:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
Event details:
May 05, 2017
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 06, 2017 9 am to 3 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale -- All Are Welcome (09:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 06, 2017
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 07, 2017 1 to 3 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale / Half Price Sale (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 07, 2017
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 09, 2017 Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
May 09, 2017
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.
 
May 10, 2017 Monthly Networking Luncheon – PR Chamber (11:30 AM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
May 10, 2017
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3121

Join the Park Ridge Chamber for our Monthly Networking Luncheon. The Monthly Networking Luncheon is always the 2nd Wednesday of the month and the speaker always changes. The location is usually 720 Garden, but can change. Bring your business cards for some great networking and enjoy a delicious lunch.
 
May 10, 2017 Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR May Meeting 2017 (11:30 AM - 02:00 PM)
Event details:
May 10, 2017
11:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068-3434

847-698-2443

21st Star Chapter NSDAR May 10 Meeting will take place at the Park Ridge Country Club at 11:30 a.m. Chapter Regent Gail Enault will present, "The Year in Review". Delegates to the State Conference will have a report, newly elected officers will be installed, past Regents will be recognized. A luncheon will be served at Noon with a meeting and program to follow. Hostesses for the day are: Lois Stenstrom, Barbara Hale, Sharon Wotovich, and Gene Andersen, Chairman.
 
May 13, 2017 27th Annual Arts & Crafts Adventure 2017 (09:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
May 13, 2017
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Hodges Park
101 S Courtland (Prospect & Vine across from city hall),
Park Ridge,IL
60068

Artist and craftsartists from far and near will fill Hodges Park with work they themselves created....from paintings, photography, glassarts, and artwear to hand-crafted candles, jewelry, floral crafts and much more.
 
May 15, 2017 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
May 15, 2017
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.
 
May 15, 2017 Old things Antique Club of Park Ridge Monthly MEETING (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
May 15, 2017
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Kalo Foundation Iannelli Studio Heritage Center
255 N. Northwest Highway
PARK RIDGE,IL
60068

847-692-9744

Do you like antiques? Come check out our monthly meeting, which usually include an expert speaker. The speaker for May 15, 2017 will be Dave Ekstrom regarding appraising old coins and jewelry. Meeting to be held at the Kalo Foundation Iannelli Studio Heritage Center at 255 N. Northwest Highway in Park Ridge, IL
 
May 16, 2017 Senior's Breakfast with the Park Ridge Police Department (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event details:
May 16, 2017
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.
 
May 16, 2017 Green Drinks -- Go Green Park Ridge (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
May 16, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Holt’s
43 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

312-282-8676

Green Drinks is a monthly networking experience that welcomes like minded people in park ridge into a social experience to discuss green topics and goals for our town! Starting in November, 2015, Green Drinks will meet at Holt's, 43 S. Prospect Ave. in Park Ridge on the 3rd Tuesday of every month! Everyone is responsible for their own bar tab!
 
May 17, 2017 Young Professionals Networking Event! (06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
May 17, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
changes every month - please call Chamber
.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3121

Enjoy some time mingling with the Park Ridge Young Professionals Group AT a new place every month. Join us th e3rd Wednesday of each month --- Mix and mingle with other young professionals over appetizers and refreshing beverages. Remember to bring your business cards!
 
May 18, 2017 YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE (1967) 2 pm Classic Film Series 2017 M. Hoffman (02:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
May 18, 2017
02:00 PM - 04:00 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: 2:00 pm screenings = $6 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $10 all seats ($8 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
 
 
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