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September 2014 Events

 
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Active Parenting for Teens (12-17 yrs) St Lukes
Event's details
September 29, 2014
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke’s will host "Active Parenting for Teens" for parents of 12-17 year olds, on 6 Mondays, Sept. 15-Oct. 27 (excluding Oct. 13) from 7:00-9:00 PM. The classes are led by Pastor Larry Lutey, who is trained and certified in leading Active Parenting Workshops. Call the church office at 847-825-6659, or stop in to register. Enrollment for each workshop is limited. The course is open to moms, dads, single parents and grandparents. Childcare is provided for a nominal fee.
 
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Developmental Screening for Children Birth - Age 3
Event's details
October 01, 2014
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Avenue
NILES, IL , 60714

847-318-5360

School District 64 is hosting a developmental screening for children from Birth to age 3 years at Jefferson School on Tuesday October 1, 2014, from 9am - 12pm. -- CALL (847) 318-5360 FOR FREE APPOINTMENT with the Early Childhood Diagnostic Team and find out how your child's early cognitive, social-emotional, communication, and motor skills are developing and get answers about any concerns you have about your child's development.
 
Homeschoolers program to begin at Des Plaines ...
Event's details
October 01, 2014
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Des Plaines History Center
781 Pearson Street
Des Plaines, IL , 60016

847-391-5300

Homeschool Adventures for Homeschool Families --- Wednesday, October 1, from 1-4 p.m. --- at the Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson Street. --- Cost is $3 per child, $2 per child with a member.
 
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Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (5/24-10/25)
Event's details
October 04, 2014
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: parking lot at Prairie & Garden, which is just south of Touhy & east of Cumberland Avenues

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

The Farmer's Market will be held every Saturday, from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. from May 24 to October 25, 2014 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues.
 
"Spirits of Old Park Ridge"- Tour of Town of M ...
Event's details
October 04, 2014
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Town of Maine Cemetery
Dee Road and Touhy Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847.696.1973

Community members of all ages are invited to learn more about the life and times of the men and women who helped shape the development of Park Ridge, including early settlers, former mayors and businessmen, soldiers, teachers and even a professional baseball player. Local actors will portray the “Spirits”,and bring to life their individual stories and contributions to Park Ridge history. Tour guides will accompany the groups to the various gravesites, providing additional history and anecdotes.
 
Fire Department Open House - Park Ridge Station 36
Event's details
October 04, 2014
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
LOCATION: Park Ridge Fire Department Station #36
1000 N. Greenwood (at the NW corner of Oakton Street and Greenwood Ave.)
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 318-6721

The Park Ridge Fire Department will host its annual Open House on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from Noon until 3:00 p.m. at Fire Station #36 located on the northwest corner of Greenwood and Oakton -- 1000 N. Greenwood Ave. in Park Ridge. --- This event provides a unique opportunity to meet and greet fire personnel, investigate fire apparatus, and children can learn the fundamentals of fire safety at the Fire Safety House. ----- Come enjoy this fun family event!!
 
Center of Concern Octoberfest 2014
Event's details
October 04, 2014
06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Ridgemoor Country Club
6601 W Gunnison
Harwood Heights, IL , 60076

(847) 823-0453

A wonderful Octoberfest event to benefit The Center of Concern at Ridgemoor Country Club on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm ---- Tickets $60 ($50 if purchasing 8 tickets or more) $75 after 9/23/14
 
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Active Parenting for Teens (12-17 yrs) St Lukes
Event's details
October 06, 2014
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke’s will host "Active Parenting for Teens" for parents of 12-17 year olds, on 6 Mondays, Sept. 15-Oct. 27 (excluding Oct. 13) from 7:00-9:00 PM. The classes are led by Pastor Larry Lutey, who is trained and certified in leading Active Parenting Workshops. Call the church office at 847-825-6659, or stop in to register. Enrollment for each workshop is limited. The course is open to moms, dads, single parents and grandparents. Childcare is provided for a nominal fee.
 
Toastmasters Club Meeting - Niles Library
Event's details
October 06, 2014
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Niles Public Library
6960 Oakton Street
Niles, IL , 60714

847-663-1234

The Niles All American Speakers are charter members of Toastmasters International, a club devoted to the refinement of speech, our mission is to make better speakers of everyone.
 
Go Green Park Ridge Meeting
Event's details
October 07, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
St Mary's Episcopal Church
306 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 232-4003

Join other members of Go Green Park Ridge and help raise awareness of environmental issues in our town. The group meets monthly on the first Tuesday of each month. Go Green does NOT meet in June, July or August.
 
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Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (5/24-10/25)
Event's details
October 11, 2014
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: parking lot at Prairie & Garden, which is just south of Touhy & east of Cumberland Avenues

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

The Farmer's Market will be held every Saturday, from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. from May 24 to October 25, 2014 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues.
 
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Park Ridge Writers Group
Event's details
October 14, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Panera Bread
39 S. Northwest Highway
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-823-7672

The purpose of this group is to encourage members to write and provide a safe place to read one’s work and get some feedback. We meet the second Tuesday of every month.
 
Sporting Gear Drive /Youth Commission 10/15-11/15
Event's details
October 15, 2014
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
see list of venues for drop off

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Park Ridge Youth Commission and G4G for the big gear drive and CHANGE THE WORLD. Gently used and new sports items and musical instruments are needed. All donations are eligible for a TAX DEDUCTION based on IRS guidelines. --- Please contact the venue where you intend to drop off the equipment ahead of time to assure they are open at the time you intend to drop off the equipment.
 
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Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (5/24-10/25)
Event's details
October 18, 2014
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: parking lot at Prairie & Garden, which is just south of Touhy & east of Cumberland Avenues

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

The Farmer's Market will be held every Saturday, from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. from May 24 to October 25, 2014 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues.
 
Sporting Gear Drive /Youth Commission 10/15-11/15
Event's details
October 18, 2014
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
see list of venues for drop off

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Park Ridge Youth Commission and G4G for the big gear drive and CHANGE THE WORLD. Gently used and new sports items and musical instruments are needed. All donations are eligible for a TAX DEDUCTION based on IRS guidelines. --- Please contact the venue where you intend to drop off the equipment ahead of time to assure they are open at the time you intend to drop off the equipment.
 
Park Ridge Electronics & Textiles Recycling Event
Event's details
October 18, 2014
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Public Works Service Center
505 Busse Highway
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-3121

Bring your electronics and textiles to be recycled Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 9:00 am to Noon at the Park Ridge Public Works Service Center. ------ If unsure about what we take, contact the Chamber at 847-825-3121. Drop off office electronics and similar items, textiles. No hazardous waste accepted. Receive a coupon for $5 off a $20 purchase from Chamber member in exchange for your $5 per car cost. Let us know if you want to be listed on the coupon. Volunteers to work the event are needed
 
Hallowee Hoopla
Event's details
October 18, 2014
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Join us for a fun-filled family event that gets you ready for Halloween. During the evening carve a pumpkin, stuff a scarecrow, jump on a hayride, and enjoy s’mores and apple cider or cocoa around a campfire.
 
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Coffee, Classics Car Show - Center of Concern
Event's details
October 19, 2014
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LOCATION: Central Parking Lot adjacent to the Park Ridge Public Library
corner of Summit and Prospect Ave. (20 S. Prospect Ave.)
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 823-0453

Come see dozens of beautiful vintage/muscle/sports cars in the central parking lot next to the Park Ridge Public Library from 9:00 am to 11:00 am on the 3rd Sunday of each month from May 18 through October 19, 2014. [These Sundays: 05/18/14, 06/15/14, 07/20/14, 08/17/14, 09/15/14, & 10/19/14] -- Sponsored by the Center of Concern
 
Sunday Afternoon Adventures
Event's details
October 19, 2014
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Des Plaines History Center
781 Pearson Street
Des Plaines, IL , 60016

847-391-5399

Afternoon Adventures for families September 21, October 19, and November 16 from 1-4 p.m. at the Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson Street. Cost is $3 per child.
 
Active Parenting for Teens (12-17 yrs) St Lukes
Event's details
October 20, 2014
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke’s will host "Active Parenting for Teens" for parents of 12-17 year olds, on 6 Mondays, Sept. 15-Oct. 27 (excluding Oct. 13) from 7:00-9:00 PM. The classes are led by Pastor Larry Lutey, who is trained and certified in leading Active Parenting Workshops. Call the church office at 847-825-6659, or stop in to register. Enrollment for each workshop is limited. The course is open to moms, dads, single parents and grandparents. Childcare is provided for a nominal fee.
 
Park Ridge Old Things Antique Club -- Meeting
Event's details
October 20, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
255 N. Northwest Hwy.
Park RidgeI, IL , 60068

The Old Things Antique Club in Park Ridge Club meets on the THIRD MONDAY of the MONTH from September to May.
 
Toastmasters Club Meeting - Niles Library
Event's details
October 20, 2014
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Niles Public Library
6960 Oakton Street
Niles, IL , 60714

847-663-1234

The Niles All American Speakers are charter members of Toastmasters International, a club devoted to the refinement of speech, our mission is to make better speakers of everyone.
 
Sporting Gear Drive /Youth Commission 10/15-11/15
Event's details
October 21, 2014
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
see list of venues for drop off

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Park Ridge Youth Commission and G4G for the big gear drive and CHANGE THE WORLD. Gently used and new sports items and musical instruments are needed. All donations are eligible for a TAX DEDUCTION based on IRS guidelines. --- Please contact the venue where you intend to drop off the equipment ahead of time to assure they are open at the time you intend to drop off the equipment.
 
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Sporting Gear Drive /Youth Commission 10/15-11/15
Event's details
October 24, 2014
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
see list of venues for drop off

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Park Ridge Youth Commission and G4G for the big gear drive and CHANGE THE WORLD. Gently used and new sports items and musical instruments are needed. All donations are eligible for a TAX DEDUCTION based on IRS guidelines. --- Please contact the venue where you intend to drop off the equipment ahead of time to assure they are open at the time you intend to drop off the equipment.
 
Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (5/24-10/25)
Event's details
October 25, 2014
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM
LOCATION: parking lot at Prairie & Garden, which is just south of Touhy & east of Cumberland Avenues

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

The Farmer's Market will be held every Saturday, from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. from May 24 to October 25, 2014 AT: Prairie and Garden, which is at just south of the Metra train tracks and Touhy, and east of Cumberland Avenues.
 
"MOM"-ster Ball
Event's details
October 25, 2014
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

“Mom”-sters, grab your kids for a fantastic evening filled with Halloween themed finger foods, drinks, games, and a costume contest.
 
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Sporting Gear Drive /Youth Commission 10/15-11/15
Event's details
October 27, 2014
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
see list of venues for drop off

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Park Ridge Youth Commission and G4G for the big gear drive and CHANGE THE WORLD. Gently used and new sports items and musical instruments are needed. All donations are eligible for a TAX DEDUCTION based on IRS guidelines. --- Please contact the venue where you intend to drop off the equipment ahead of time to assure they are open at the time you intend to drop off the equipment.
 
Active Parenting for Teens (12-17 yrs) St Lukes
Event's details
October 27, 2014
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-6659

St. Luke’s will host "Active Parenting for Teens" for parents of 12-17 year olds, on 6 Mondays, Sept. 15-Oct. 27 (excluding Oct. 13) from 7:00-9:00 PM. The classes are led by Pastor Larry Lutey, who is trained and certified in leading Active Parenting Workshops. Call the church office at 847-825-6659, or stop in to register. Enrollment for each workshop is limited. The course is open to moms, dads, single parents and grandparents. Childcare is provided for a nominal fee.
 
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Trunk or Treat 2014
Event's details
October 29, 2014
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Hodges Park
101 S. Courtland Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Celebrate Halloween with the Park District and the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra (PRCO)! Wear your costume and follow the trick-or-treat trail around Hodges Park, where we’ll pass out treats (or tricks!) from the trunks of our festively decorated cars. It’s a fun and safe event that goes beyond trick or treating with games, a pumpkin contest, music, and a parade!
 
Tricks and Treats at the Mighty Organ: A Hallo ...
Event's details
October 29, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:15 PM
Pickwick Bldg.
3 S. Propect Av.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-7726

Ghosts and goblins, special effects, and a grand Wurlitzer theatre organ combine with the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra to make this a night to remember for the whole family. Trick-or-treating begins at 5 pm and concert at 7 pm. Back by popular demand!
 
Sporting Gear Drive /Youth Commission 10/15-11/15
Event's details
October 30, 2014
08:00 AM - 08:05 AM
see list of venues for drop off

Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Park Ridge Youth Commission and G4G for the big gear drive and CHANGE THE WORLD. Gently used and new sports items and musical instruments are needed. All donations are eligible for a TAX DEDUCTION based on IRS guidelines. --- Please contact the venue where you intend to drop off the equipment ahead of time to assure they are open at the time you intend to drop off the equipment.
 
Son of Frankenstein Classic Film Series -Hoffman
Event's details
October 30, 2014
07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
LOCATION: Pickwick Theatre
5 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 825-5800

Please join us monthly at the Pickwick Theatre for the Classic Film Son of Frankenstein (1939) presented by Matthew C. Hoffman, film historian. Doors open at 7:00 -- Show starts at 7:30. Admission is $7 ($5 for seniors).
 
Halloween Family Magic Show
Event's details
October 31, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley Street
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Tired after trick or treating? Need a fun, relaxing event to do with the kids? Join Magic by Randy for a fun, exciting and ghoulish Magic show.
 
Holiday Bazaar 2014 Park Ridge Senior Center
Event's details
November 01, 2014
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Senior Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-3597

Handmade holiday crafts, sweaters and afghans, baked goods, yesterday’s treasures, and much more is all for sale during our Annual Bazaar. Bring your wallet and a friend to support the Senior Center with this fundraiser! Lunch is available for purchase.
 
Pumpkin Smash & Bash 2014
Event's details
November 01, 2014
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Centennial Sled Hill
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Get ready for fun and recycle your pumpkin at the Pumpkin Smash and Bash!
 
 
 
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