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Current Events:
May 21, 2016 Harry O'Brien Spring Dash 2016 (08:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
May 21, 2016
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Centennial Activity Center (the new name of the Park District Senior Center)
100 S. Western
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 692-3597

5k run or 1.5 mile walk to benefit the PR Community Fund - Harry O'Brien Spring Dash Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 9:00am - 12:00pm --- Race time is 8:00 am for runners//children and walkers begin at 8:15am ---- Pre-Registration= $25 for ages 19 and older by May 19 / $15 for ages 6-18 by May 19 / Free for ages 5 and under but no shirt / $10 for t-shirt for ages 5 and under // Register May 20 & May 21 = $28 per person --- REGISTER BY APRIL 29 TO RECEIVE A RACE T-SHIRT.
 
May 24, 2016 Yoga Classes St. Luke's Lutheran Church (07:00 PM - 08:15 PM)
Event details:
May 24, 2016
07:00 PM - 08:15 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke's Lutheran Church at 205 N. Prospect Ave.is hosting Yoga classes every Tuesday eve. at 7:00 p.m. -8:15 p.m. and Thursday mid morning from 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. The instructor is Dawn Christiansen and she is a 200 hour Certified Yoga Instructor. A $5.00 donation per class goes directly to St. Luke's for their debt reduction program. Come and enjoy a nice relaxing class. All are Welcome!
 
May 25, 2016 Rotary Club of Park Ridge (12:00 PM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
May 25, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Summit Square of Park Ridge
10 North Summit Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-696-2612

The Rotary Club of Park Ridge meets Wednesdays at Noon at Summit Square of Park Ridge, 10 North Summit Avenue 847-825-1161 Park Ridge, IL
 
May 26, 2016 Meet w/ Rep from IL Senator Murphy's Office @ Library (09:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
May 26, 2016
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 magazine area of the 2nd floor Reference Department.
 
May 26, 2016 Yoga Classes St. Luke's Lutheran Church (11:00 AM - 12:15 PM)
Event details:
May 26, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke's Lutheran Church at 205 N. Prospect Ave.is hosting Yoga classes every Tuesday eve. at 7:00 p.m. -8:15 p.m. and Thursday mid morning from 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. The instructor is Dawn Christiansen and she is a 200 hour Certified Yoga Instructor. A $5.00 donation per class goes directly to St. Luke's for their debt reduction program. Come and enjoy a nice relaxing class. All are Welcome!
 
May 26, 2016 Park Ridge Toastmasters Club #381 Regular meeting (08:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
Event details:
May 26, 2016
08:30 PM - 10:30 PM
United Methodist Church First floor - Park Ridge
418 West Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

224-595--9225

The Park Ridge Toastmasters club has been in Park Ridge since June 9, 1949, meeting in the same location at the United Methodist Church, 418 West Touhy. We meet on the first floor and love to have guests visit our club. --- We meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from January through October. Due to the Holidays we meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month in November and December.
 
May 27, 2016 Dominoes Tournament @ Park Ridge Senior Center (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
May 27, 2016
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Join us on the last Friday of the month for a friendly Dominoes Tournament at the Senior Center. Fee is $2 for member/$3 guest. Contact the Park Ridge Senior Center at 847-692-3597 for more information.
 
May 28, 2016 Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2016 (May 28 to Oct. 29) (07:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
May 28, 2016
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 28 to October 29, 2016 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Park Ridge Farmers’ Market features fresh seasonal produce, interesting packaged goods, Sprouts Kids Tent activities and live music. Now accepting SNAP and Illinois Link cards --- New Hope donations welcome --- Volunteers appreciated
 
May 30, 2016 Park Ridge Memorial Day PARADE (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
May 30, 2016
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.
 
June 01, 2016 Meet w/ Rep from IL Rep Marty Moylan's office @ Library (10:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
June 01, 2016
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
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 Representative Marty Moylan's office will be at the Library to answer your questions from 9:00 a.m. to Noon the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month to answer your questions. They will be situated in the magazine area of the 2nd floor Reference Department.
 
June 03, 2016 Cruisin' Park Ridge! 2016 (Park Ridge Car Show & More) (06:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
June 03, 2016
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) 647-8717

Car Shows are back again‼ June 3, July 1, August 5, and Sept 2 (first Fridays of the month) from 6pm to 9pm. Fun for the whole family! Live entertainment at 6pm (June 3 Tainted Jake - July 1 Serendipity - August 5 Mike Stone Trio - September 2 Rusty Nails) food, beer/wine, bounce house and, cars, cars, cars! IN THE Park Ridge Central Parking Lot next to the Library AND on Summit Ave. between Touhy and Prospect -Sponsored by the Park Ridge Chamber. -- Free to exhibit your car! Free to attend!
 
June 04, 2016 21st Star Chapter NSDAR October Genealogy Workshop (01:30 PM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
June 04, 2016
01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
LOCATION: 3rd floor meeting room Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068-3434

(847) 720-3230

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.)
 
Looking Forward:
June 06, 2016 Maine Township Property Tax Seminar - IL Senator Laura Murphy (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 06, 2016
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Park Ridge Public Library - 1st floor meeting room
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-720-3230

Learn how to appeal your property tax bill with the county. To best assist you with your questions,residents of Maine Township should bring their property tax bill, paperwork from any appraisal performed in the past 18 months and a closing statement if the house was purchased within the last year. -- This seminar is co-sponsored by Illinois State Senator Laura Murphy, Illinois State Representative Marty Moylan, Maine Township Assessor Susan Moylan Krey, and the Cook County Assessor’s Office.
 
June 06, 2016 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 06, 2016
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 07, 2016 Lola's Diner Breakfast Club – Park Ridge Chamber Networking Breakfast (07:30 AM - 09:00 AM)
Event details:
June 07, 2016
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 -- $11 Park Ridge Chamber Members -- $15 Prospective members
 
June 07, 2016 Go Green Park Ridge Meeting at St. Mary Episcopal (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 07, 2016
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 08, 2016 Park Ridge Chamber Monthly Networking Luncheon (11:30 AM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
June 08, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Park Ridge NonProfit Center
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3121

Join the Park Ridge Chamber for their Monthly Networking Luncheon AT the Park Ridge Non-Profit Center. --- FEE: $20 for Chamber members Non-members pay $25. There are no cancellations allowed the day of the event. Parking is free. --- Illinois State Senator John Mulroe, representing the 10th District, will give a Springfield update.
 
June 09, 2016 Free Vein Screening @ Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (05:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
Event details:
June 09, 2016
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Center for Advanced Care
1700 Luther Lane, Ground Floor, Room 1220
Park Ridge,IL
60068

1-800-323-8622

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is offering free vein assessments to determine if you may benefit from a minimally-invasive procedure that can treat the underlying cause of varicose veins and spider veins. Participants will be examined individually in a private environment. A screening appointment takes about 15 minutes.
 
June 11, 2016 Trot against Trafficking Run / Walk & Kids’ Dash 2016 - Park Ridge (08:30 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
June 11, 2016
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Washington Elementary
1500 Stewart Ave
Park Ridge,IL
60068

Join us for the 4th annual Trot Against Trafficking as we raise funds to educate, raise awareness and help restore the lives of human trafficking victims. Our race is competitive and family friendly with an amazing post race celebration. You don't want to miss it
 
June 11, 2016 Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR June Meeting 2016 (09:30 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
June 11, 2016
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge

Park Ridge,IL
60068-3434

847-698-2443

The Twenty-first Star Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will celebrate junior, new and prospective members at this Continental Breakfast, Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Park Ridge Country Club, 636 N. Prospect Avenue from 9:30 a.m. to noon.
 
June 25, 2016 Kiddie Academy Ribbon Cutting - Chamber event (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
June 25, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3121

Please join Acting Mayor Marty Maloney, City Officials, Chamber Board, Ambassadors and other members as we welcome this new business to town. The whole family is invited for family fun! There will be other scheduled events at Kiddie Academy throughout the day after the ribbon cutting! Meet Carol Siqueira, Owner of Kiddie Academy and tour the new facilities.
 
July 04, 2016 Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (01:00 AM - 01:05 AM)
Event details:
July 04, 2016
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.
 
July 05, 2016 Lola's Diner Breakfast Club – Park Ridge Chamber Networking Breakfast (07:30 AM - 09:00 AM)
Event details:
July 05, 2016
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 -- $11 Park Ridge Chamber Members -- $15 Prospective members
 
July 10, 2016 Pet Blessing - St. Luke's Lutheran Church (11:15 AM - 11:45 AM)
Event details:
July 10, 2016
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-6659

All pets and pictures of pets are welcome for this outdoor blessing at St. Luke's Lutheran Church on the west lawn along Prospect Avenue. In case of rain, the service will take place indoors. 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.
 
July 13, 2016 Park Ridge Chamber Monthly Networking Luncheon (11:30 AM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
July 13, 2016
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Park Ridge NonProfit Center
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3121

Join the Park Ridge Chamber for their Monthly Networking Luncheon AT the Park Ridge Non-Profit Center. --- FEE: $20 for Chamber members Non-members pay $25. There are no cancellations allowed the day of the event. Parking is free.
 
July 14, 2016 Taste of Park Ridge 2016 (11:00 AM - 10:30 PM)
Event details:
July 14, 2016
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge,IL
60068

see website

The 2016 Taste of Park Ridge will be held Thursday July 14 (11:00 am to 10:30 pm), Friday July 15 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) and Saturday, July 16 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) ---- Parking available in the underground garage of the Uptown redevelopment. ----- More info will be provided on the TASTE OF PARK RIDGE website as the date draws near.
 
July 15, 2016 Taste of Park Ridge 2016 (11:00 AM - 10:30 PM)
Event details:
July 15, 2016
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge,IL
60068

see website

The 2016 Taste of Park Ridge will be held Thursday July 14 (11:00 am to 10:30 pm), Friday July 15 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) and Saturday, July 16 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) ---- Parking available in the underground garage of the Uptown redevelopment. ----- More info will be provided on the TASTE OF PARK RIDGE website as the date draws near.
 
July 16, 2016 Canopies on Courtland (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
July 16, 2016
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3121

If you're in business to reach consumers -- both Park Ridge residents and visitors -- then you'll want a high-visibility booth at our Canopies on Courtland Consumer Expo, held concurrently with Taste of Park Ridge! -- Thousands of people throng to the Taste on Saturday -- and many of them spill over into Hodges Park to enjoy fun family activities and meet businesses and sponsors at our convenient Canopies Expo.
 
Past Events:
May 06, 2016 4 to 7 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale Preview MEMBERS ONLY (04:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
Event details:
May 06, 2016
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, 2016 Seminar South Park Church- "Loving Kids Who Hurt: What to Do When You Can't Make It Better" (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
May 06, 2016
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
South Park Church
1330 Courtland Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

773-510-6271

Safe Families & South Park Church presents this seminar at South Park Church Registration required. ---- "Loving Kids Who Hurt: What to Do When You Can't Make It Better" ---- Dr. Sharon Murphy, Pediatric Neuropsychologist and Dr. Brenda Henderson, Clinical Psychologist will discuss Recognizing and Managing the Neurodevelopmental Effects of Complex Trauma in Children. -- Click on event to see info and link.
 
May 07, 2016 PANCAKE BREAKFAST - Kiwanis Morning Club @ PR Presbyterian (07:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
May 07, 2016
07:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Park Ridge Presbyterian Church
1300 W Crescent --- at the corner of Delphia and Crescent
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 812-7447

The Kiwanis Morning Club is hosting this PANCAKE BREAKFAST, Saturday May 7th from 7am to 11 am at the Park Ridge Presbyterian Church --- Adults $7, Children $4 --- advance tickets available
 
May 07, 2016 drop off food for 5/12 Keller Williams RED Day (09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
May 07, 2016
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Keller Williams Realty Partners
700 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-993-5931

May 12 is the Keller Williams Realty ANNUAL DAY OF COMMUNITY SERVICE. This year we are coordinating a food drive for the Maine Township Food Pantry to fulfill the needs of many area families who do not have enough to eat every day.---- Food may be delivered to our office at 700 Busse Highway any time between now and May 12 or simply shop on May 12 and you'll find us at Park Ridge JEWEL stores, WHOLE FOODS and TRADER JOES –Click here for more information. Thank you!
 
May 07, 2016 9 am to 3 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale -- All Are Welcome (09:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 07, 2016
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, 2016 26th Arts & Crafts Adventure Show - Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
May 07, 2016
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 26th 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 08, 2016 Be In the 2017 Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council Calendar (07:00 AM - 07:05 AM)
Event details:
May 08, 2016
07:00 AM - 07:05 AM
Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

The Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council Board has decided to produce another calendar for 2017 and we have voted to feature our arts groups and not specific past artists who have been residents. Deadline for participants is May 15.
 
May 08, 2016 1 to 3 pm - Friends of the Library Book Sale / Half Price Sale (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
May 08, 2016
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 10, 2016 Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
May 10, 2016
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 11, 2016 Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR May Meeting 2016 (11:30 AM - 02:00 PM)
Event details:
May 11, 2016
11:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 823-8682

The Twenty-first Star Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at the Park Ridge Country Club at 11:30 a.m. A luncheon will be served at 12:00 p.m. with a meeting and program to follow. At today’s meeting, Chapter Regent Gale Enault will present, "The Year in Review". Delegates to the State Conference will have a report, and the newly elected officers will be installed. Past Regents will also be recognized at this meeting.
 
May 12, 2016 Keller Williams RED Day (Food Drive) May 12th (09:30 AM - 12:45 PM)
Event details:
May 12, 2016
09:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Keller Williams Realty Partners
700 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-993-5931

Keller Williams Realty ANNUAL DAY OF COMMUNITY SERVICE. This year we are coordinating a food drive for the Maine Township Food Pantry to fulfill the needs of many area families who do not have enough to eat every day.---- Food may be delivered to our office at 700 Busse Highway any time between now and May 12 or simply shop on May 12 and you'll find us at these Park Ridge stores: JEWEL, WHOLE FOODS and TRADER JOE'S –Click here for more information. Thank you!
 
May 12, 2016 PR Garden Club Meeting 2015 (07:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
May 12, 2016
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Meetings LOCATION: Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 692-3597

General meetings of the Park Ridge Garden Club are held at the Centennial Activity Center (formerly named the Park Ridge Senior Center) on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm, SEPTEMBER THROUGH JUNE. 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
 
May 12, 2016 Park Ridge Toastmasters Club #381 Regular meeting (08:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
Event details:
May 12, 2016
08:30 PM - 10:30 PM
United Methodist Church First floor - Park Ridge
418 West Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

224-595--9225

The Park Ridge Toastmasters club has been in Park Ridge since June 9, 1949, meeting in the same location at the United Methodist Church, 418 West Touhy. We meet on the first floor and love to have guests visit our club. --- We meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from January through October. Due to the Holidays we meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month in November and December.
 
May 13, 2016 Volunteer to Help Kids with Cancer -- Compass to Care Childhood Cancer Foundation (06:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
May 13, 2016
06:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Compass to Care collecting for
6776 Northwest Hwy, Suite 1D
Chicago,IL
60631

773-657-3269

Compass to Care Childhood Cancer Foundation is looking for volunteers on May 13 & 14 in Park Ridge. Individuals, kids, families, friends, seniors, and anyone with a few hours to volunteer are welcome to join us! Email us at info@CompassToCare.org to volunteer!
 
May 14, 2016 Event for April Healthy Living Month in Park Ridge, IL (08:00 AM - 08:05 AM)
Event details:
May 14, 2016
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
Various locations in Park Ridge -- see the poster

Park Ridge,IL
60068

April is Healthy Living Month in Park Ridge, IL –-- Click on calendar date to see list of individual events and TIME of event. ------- We are teaming up to promote healthy living: School District 64, City of Park Ridge, Park Ridge Park District, Park Ridge Public Library, GoGreen! Park Ridge, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, and the Healthier Park Ridge Commission.
 
May 15, 2016 2017 Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council Calendar deadline today (07:00 AM - 07:05 AM)
Event details:
May 15, 2016
07:00 AM - 07:05 AM
Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council
720 Garden Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

The Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council Board has decided to produce another calendar for 2017 and we have voted to feature our arts groups and not specific past artists who have been residents. Deadline for participants is May 15.
 
May 15, 2016 Norwegian Constitution Day Parade 2016 (12:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event details:
May 15, 2016
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Parade travels BEGINS at Southpark
833 Talcott Road at Cumberland & Talcott /// Pre-parade festivities IN Hodges Park
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 692-5127

A parade celebrating Norwegian Constitution Day featuring Scandinavian organizations with members in traditional costumes along with marching bands, antique cars and floats. ---- 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 15, 2016 Darcy Evon Silver show and presentation - Kalo/Ianelli (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
May 15, 2016
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
The Iannelli Studios Heritage Center//Kalo Foundation of Park Ridge
255 N. Northwest Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-4297

Kalo/Iannelli Studios proudly presents a Kalo and Chicago Silver show at The Kalo/ Iannelli Studios Heritage Center at 255 N. Northwest Highway, Park Ridge, IL
 
May 16, 2016 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
May 16, 2016
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 16, 2016 Park Ridge Old Things Antique Club -- Meeting (07:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
May 16, 2016
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.
 
May 17, 2016 Senior's Breakfast with the Park Ridge Police Department (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event details:
May 17, 2016
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 17, 2016 Green Drinks -- Go Green Park Ridge (08:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
May 17, 2016
08:00 PM - 10:00 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 18, 2016 Meet w/ Rep from IL Rep Marty Moylan's office @ Library (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
May 18, 2016
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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 Representative Marty Moylan's office will be at the Library to answer your questions from 9:00 a.m. to Noon the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month to answer your questions. They will be situated in the magazine area of the 2nd floor Reference Department.
 
 
 
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