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Hymn Festival - St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Event's details
July 31, 2017
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-6659

As part of the Augsburg Fortress 2017 Summer Music Clinic, St. Luke's Lutheran Church will host a Hymn Festival from 7:00pm to 8:00pm on July 31, 2017 titled, "The Church’s Song Always in Reformation". ----- This event is free and open to the public. All are invited to join us for the entire two days of workshops and overview of new music or just for the evening Hymn Festival.... or parts of both days that interest you.
 
Breakfast Club @ Lola's Diner – Park Ridge Chamber
Event's details
August 01, 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.
 
Go Green Park Ridge Meeting
Event's details
August 01, 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.
 
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Celtic Music Service - St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Event's details
August 03, 2017
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke's Lutheran Church will host an Informal worship service on Thursday, Aug. 3, at 7:00 p.m., featuring The Academy of Irish Music leading and performing Celtic music. A freewill offering will be received. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served afterward.
 
Cruisin' Park Ridge! 2017 (Car Show & More)
Event's details
August 04, 2017-August 03, 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!!!
 
Park Ridge Farmers Market 2017 (May 27 to Oct. 28)
Event's details
August 05, 2017
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 27 to October 28, 2017 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues. Celebrating its 26th 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
 
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Toastmasters Club Meeting - Niles Library
Event's details
August 07, 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.
 
Park Ridge Writers Group
Event's details
August 08, 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.
 
Monthly Networking Luncheon – PR Chamber
Event's details
August 09, 2017
12:30 PM - 02:30 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.
 
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Park Ridge Farmers Market 2017 (May 27 to Oct. 28)
Event's details
August 12, 2017
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 27 to October 28, 2017 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues. Celebrating its 26th 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
 
Vine St BBQ Competition
Event's details
August 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 09:00 PM
In Uptown ON Summit Avenue by the Metra Station
and IN the Central Parking Lot (the lot next to the Library)
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

BBQ Competition to raise money for local charities combined with great food, music and family fun! The Vine Street BBQ Competition will take place on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in Uptown Park Ridge on Summit Avenue and in the parking lot next to the Library.
 
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Senior's Breakfast w/the Park Ridge Police Dept
Event's details
August 15, 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.
 
Young Professionals Networking Event!
Event's details
August 16, 2017-August 15, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
changes every month - please call Chamber
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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!
 
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Park Ridge Farmers Market 2017 (May 27 to Oct. 28)
Event's details
August 19, 2017
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 27 to October 28, 2017 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues. Celebrating its 26th 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
 
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Toastmasters Club Meeting - Niles Library
Event's details
August 21, 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.
 
Kindermusik Playdate - Splash! St. Luke's Church
Event's details
August 22, 2017
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
St. Luke's Church
205 N Prospect
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

773-307-7370

Join the fun for this one day musical playdate. We will sing, move and groove and play instruments to a nautical theme. AT St. Luke's Church For Age: 0-4 years old with an adult/caregiver Cost: $10/child; $5/sibling; 0-12 months old free RSVP: text (773) 307-7370 or kindermusikwithkathy@yahoo.com
 
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Meet with Senator Murphy's REP @PR Library
Event's details
August 24, 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.
 
Women in Business Networking Breakfast
Event's details
August 25, 2017
09:30 AM - 10:45 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).
 
Park Ridge Farmers Market 2017 (May 27 to Oct. 28)
Event's details
August 26, 2017
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 27 to October 28, 2017 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues. Celebrating its 26th 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
 
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks #1526 ...
Event's details
August 26, 2017
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Des Plaines Elks Lodge
495 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL , 60016

847-824-1526

The Des Plaines Elks Lodge invites you to its Annual Open House ON Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm to tour our facility and see what the Elks are all about. “Despite our connection to the veterans of yesteryear, we are not a vet organization. To consider us as such would be a disservice to the thousands of members within our ranks who were not fortunate enough to serve. We are, however, each and every one of us, committed to improving the world in every way possible.”
 
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Cruisin' Park Ridge! 2017 (Car Show & More)
Event's details
September 01, 2017-August 31, 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!!!
 
Park Ridge Farmers Market 2017 (May 27 to Oct. 28)
Event's details
September 02, 2017
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 27 to October 28, 2017 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues. Celebrating its 26th 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
 
 
 
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