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October 13, 2018-October 31, 2018 Youth Pumpkin Patch (10/13-10/27/18) PRCC Pk Ridge Community Church (09:00 AM - 07:00 PM)
Event details:
October 13, 2018-October 31, 2018
09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
just south of Park Ridge Community Church at the corner of Prospect and Courtland Ave.
100 S. Courtland Ave.
Park Ridge ,IL
60068

(847) 823-3164

15th annual Youth Pumpkin Patch located at the corner of Prospect and Crescent Avenue. Over 2,000 pumpkins of all shapes and sizes.-- Proceeds benefit Park Ridge Community Church Youth Ministry, and the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation - Hours of operation are: Monday-Friday open 3:30-7pm Saturday open 9am-7pm Sunday open 11am-7pm -- For more information, go to www.parkridgecommunitychurch.org - Great fun for the whole family! Live music weekends!"It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown" movie at
 
October 15, 2018 Des Plaines Toastmasters 1645 Meetings - DesPlaines Library (07:00 PM - 08:45 PM)
Event details:
October 15, 2018
07:00 PM - 08:45 PM
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Ave
Des Plaines,IL
60016

847-823-1777

Do you want to become a better speaker/leader? Then the Toastmasters can help you! "Become the Speaker/Leader you were Meant to be!" -- Des Plaines Toastmasters 1645 meets on 1st & 3rd Mondays in Room A or B at Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood Ave, Des Plaines, IL -- FREE -- Upcoming meetings are: Feb 5; Mar 19; April 2 & 16, May 7 & 21.
 
October 15, 2018 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
October 15, 2018
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.
 
October 16, 2018 Senior's Breakfast with the Park Ridge Police Department (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event details:
October 16, 2018
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.
 
October 16, 2018 Early Childhood Developmental Screening (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
October 16, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Ave
Niles,IL
60714

8473185360

School District 64 offers monthly free developmental screenings for children age 2yrs 9mos through 5yrs 11mos who live in the School District 64 community.
 
October 16, 2018 Infant/Toddler Developmental Screening (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
October 16, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Ave
Niles,IL
60714

847-318-5360

School District 64 offers monthly free developmental screenings for children age 2 years, 9 mos-5 yrs and 11 mos who live in the School District 64 community.
 
October 16, 2018 Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
October 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
MEETING LOCATION: The Summit of Uptown
10 N. Summit
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-1161

The Park Ridge Kiwanis-Noon Club meets at Noon on Tuesdays at the Summit Square of Uptown.
 
October 17, 2018 Young Professionals Networking Event! (06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
October 17, 2018
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
changes every month - please call Chamber OR visit their website
.
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 the 3rd Wednesday of each month - contact the Chamber or visit their website to confirm the location and details. --- Mix and mingle with other young professionals over appetizers and refreshing beverages. Remember to bring your business cards! --- Contact the Park Ridge Chamber to register at 847-825-3121 or via email.
 
October 18, 2018 THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1935) 2pm Classic Film Series - M. Hoffman (02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event details:
October 18, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:30 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 = $10 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $12 all seats ($10 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
October 18, 2018 THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1935) 7:30pm Classic Film Series - M. Hoffman (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
October 18, 2018
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 = $10 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $12 all seats ($10 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
October 20, 2018 Genealogy Workshop @ Niles Library - 21st Star Chapter NSDAR June 2018 (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
October 20, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LOCATION: Niles Public Library
6960 Oakton
Niles,IL
60714

(847) 663-1234

A Genealogy Workshop, sponsored by the Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. in the third floor board room of the Niles Maine District Library. The library is located at 6960 Oakton, Niles, Illinois. Attendees will have the opportunity to work with one of the members on our lineage research team. This workshop is for women who are interested in joining the DAR.
 
October 20, 2018 Electronic Recycling and Document Destruction/Shredding 2018 (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
October 20, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge PUBLIC WORKS
400 Busse (cars will line up on the southbound side of Busse Hwy leading to the building)
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3121

On Saturday, October 20, the City of Park Ridge and the Chamber of Commerce will host a Document Destruction and Electronics Recycling event at the Park Ridge Public Works Service Center from 9 a.m. to Noon. This event sponsored by SWANCC. Click here to see list of acceptable, textiles. No hazardous waste accepted. For $5-per-car fee, each driver will receive a $5 coupon off any $20 Call the Chamber with questions. **Volunteers/Students (at least 13 years old) who need volunteer hours, call us!
 
October 20, 2018 Les Mills New Release Launch Party 2018 (09:15 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
October 20, 2018
09:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Centennial Fitness Center
1515 W. Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge ,IL
60068

847-692-5129

Free for all participants! Be the first to try BODYPUMP 107, BODYATTACK 102, and CXWORX 32.
 
October 20, 2018 Skeleton Egg Hunt 2018 (02:00 PM - 02:55 PM)
Event details:
October 20, 2018
02:00 PM - 02:55 PM
Centennial Fitness Center Indoor Pool
1515 W. Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Goblins have laid eggs in the pool - help us get them out! Eggs filled with candy are placed in and around the Leisure Pool. Join us for a fun Halloween themed egg hunt to get a jump start on your Halloween candy collection.
 
October 20, 2018 Gluten-Free Halloween Party (02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event details:
October 20, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Children's Outpatient Pavilion, 1st floor lobby
1675 W. Dempster St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 723-7181

Pediatric Celiac Center of Advocate Children's Hospital: Park Ridge Halloween Party All gluten-free candy, games and raffle prizes
 
October 20, 2018 Angels Ball for Rainbow Hospice -- Hyatt Regency O'Hare (06:00 PM - 11:50 PM)
Event details:
October 20, 2018
06:00 PM - 11:50 PM
Grand Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency O'Hare
9300 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont,IL
60018

Save the Date! – The 2018 Angels Ball to benefit Rainbow Hospice & Palliative Care will take place Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare – Rosemont, IL --- Tickets available online (click on event here to see details). For more information, please contact Valerie Reiss, Special Events Manager, at 847-653-3252 --- Black tie optional.
 
October 21, 2018 Concert - 2018-19 Season - Park Ridge Civic Orchestra - PRCO (03:00 PM - 04:30 PM)
Event details:
October 21, 2018
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
LOCATION: MAINE EAST HIGH SCHOOL
2601 W. Dempster Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

25th Silver Anniversary Season "Taking the Show on the Road: Concerts at Maine East & Maine South" Please join the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra for its 2018-2019 Season for a variety of classical music symphonic performances. -- Details will be posted for individual dates soon. -- To order tickets, please contact the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra office at 847-692-PRCO (847-692-7726), or 847-823-8861 or order from the PRCO website. -- VISIT website for info -- https://www.parkridgecivicorchestra.org
 
October 25, 2018 Park Ridge Toastmasters Meeting (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
October 25, 2018
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
c/o First United Methodist Church
418 W Touhy Ave
Park Ridge,IL
60068

773-848-3377

Park Ridge Toastmasters meets at the First United Methodist Church in Park Ridge on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month from 7:30 to 9:30 pm EXCEPT during November and December. Please see our Club Calendar for more information, particularly in the months of November and December, as dates may change due to the holidays. Park Ridge Toastmasters is a community that empowers its members to succeed through effective communication and leadership.
 
October 26, 2018 Women in Business Networking Brfst (4th Fri.) Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce (08:30 AM - 09:45 AM)
Event details:
October 26, 2018
08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
LOCATION - Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
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 --- EXCEPT in December, when it is the 1st Friday (call the Chamber to verify).
 
October 26, 2018-October 27, 2018 Methodist Women's "Attic To Basement" Rummage Sale (09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
Event details:
October 26, 2018-October 27, 2018
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
First United Methodist Church of Park Ridge
418 West Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3144

The United Methodist Women have scheduled their annual Rummage Sale for Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 from 9:00 to 2:00pm. Parking in our Grant Place lot, north of the church. Access via Prospect Avenue.--- Bargains galore! Household goods, games, toys, tools, small appliances, furniture, jewelry, and books. Proceeds will go toward UMW missions.
 
October 26, 2018 Ghostbuster's Ball 2018 (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
October 26, 2018
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
O'Connor Community Building at Prospect Park
733 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

The Werewolves will howl, and the Monsters will mash! Join the Park Ridge Park District in celebrating at our Ghostbuster’s Bash. Bring the whole family for a ghostly good time! Ages 3 & Up with adult. Register online at www.prparks.org with Activity #5151028-01. Fee: $30 resident / $36 non-resident per couple
 
October 27, 2018 Kooky Spooky Skate - Oakton Ice Arena (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
October 27, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3359

Bring the whole family for an afternoon of spooky music and Trick-or-Treats at the Oakton Ice Arena.
 
Looking Forward:
October 30, 2018 BEETLEJUICE (1988) 2pm Classic Film Series - M. Hoffman (02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event details:
October 30, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:30 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 = $8 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $12 all seats ($10 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
October 30, 2018 BEETLEJUICE (1988) 7:30pm Classic Film Series - M. Hoffman (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
October 30, 2018
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 = $8 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $12 all seats ($10 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
November 03, 2018 Treasures & Trinkets Holiday Bazaar 2018 (10:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
November 03, 2018
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3597

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Look no further! Handmade holiday crafts, sweaters and afghans, baked goods, and yesterday’s treasures is for sale during the Park Ridge Park District's Annual Holiday Bazaar.
 
November 03, 2018 Pumpkin Smash & Bash 2018 (12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
November 03, 2018
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Centennial Park Sled Hill
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Recycle your pumpkin at the Pumpkin Smash and Bash! Roll your pumpkin down the Centennial Sled Hill in a fun competition that kicks off the event, smash and bash them, then launch them into piles of compost.
 
November 08, 2018 Park Ridge Toastmasters Meeting (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
November 08, 2018
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
c/o First United Methodist Church
418 W Touhy Ave
Park Ridge,IL
60068

773-848-3377

Park Ridge Toastmasters meets at the First United Methodist Church in Park Ridge on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month from 7:30 to 9:30 pm EXCEPT during November and December. Please see our Club Calendar for more information, particularly in the months of November and December, as dates may change due to the holidays. Park Ridge Toastmasters is a community that empowers its members to succeed through effective communication and leadership.
 
November 09, 2018 Incredi-"Ball" 2018 (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
November 09, 2018
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
South Park Rec Center
833 W. Talcott Rd.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Discover your super powers at the Park Ridge Park District's Incredi-“Ball”! We will be joined by an “Incredible” to help us find our super powers within. Everyone attending the event must be registered. Ages 3 & up with adult. Fee: $30 resident / $36 non-resident per couple.
 
November 13, 2018 Early Childhood Developmental Screening (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
November 13, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Ave
Niles,IL
60714

847-318-5360

School District 64 offers monthly free developmental screenings for children age 2yrs 9mos through 5yrs 11mos who live in the School District 64 community.
 
November 17, 2018 17th Annual Blanket of Dreams - Mary, Seat of Wisdom (08:00 AM - 06:00 PM)
Event details:
November 17, 2018
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Mary Seat of Wisdom Parish Clark Ministry Center
1335 S. Clifton Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-456-8267

Blanket of Dreams is an annual event and a labor of love where the entire community is invited to come make blankets for the homeless. Sponsored by the Council of Catholic Women, 2018 marks the 17th annual day-long event. There is no need for a reservation and the event is free and open to sewers and non-sewers alike. BRING 4 yards of fleece and a pair of scissors to cut material. You don't have to know how to sew! Just cut and tie…..it’s simple! We'll be in the Mary Seat Clark Ministry Center.
 
November 20, 2018 Green Drinks -- Go Green Park Ridge (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
November 20, 2018
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Beer on the Wall
106 Main Street
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(312) 720-3732

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, 2017, Green Drinks will meet at Beer on the Wall, located at 106 Main Street in Park Ridge on the 3rd Tuesday of every month! Everyone is responsible for their own bar tab! Please note: Green Drinks does NOT meet in June, July or August.
 
November 22, 2018 Thanksgiving Holiday (01:00 AM - 11:59 PM)
Event details:
November 22, 2018
01:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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60068

Thanksgiving - National Holiday
 
November 22, 2018 Jo Herzog Memorial Thanksgiving Day Workout 2018 (08:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
Event details:
November 22, 2018
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Centennial Fitness Center
1515 W. Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5129

Take time to work out before the turkey comes out! This annual Thanksgiving Day exercise class at the Park Ridge Park District is perfect for the whole family‼ Do something fun before gathering around the table. Class is from 8:00 am to 9:00 am -- ALL AGES WELCOME. Admission Cost: Non-perishable food items for those less fortunate. Donations will go to the Maine Township Food Pantry.
 
November 23, 2018 History Center HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE Park Ridge (06:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
November 23, 2018
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
LOCATION: The Park Ridge History Center
Prospect Park, 721 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 696-1973

The Park Ridge Historical Society will hold an Open House from 6:00 to 9:00pm in conjunction with the annual WinterFest, organized by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce the day after Thanksgiving. --- The Park Ridge History Center celebrates the people, places and events of Park Ridge with exhibits and artifacts with holiday decorations. --- Refreshments served. --- FREE EVENT
 
November 30, 2018 Women in Business Networking Brfst (4th Fri.) Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce (08:30 AM - 09:45 AM)
Event details:
November 30, 2018
08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
LOCATION - Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
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 is the 4th Friday of the month --- EXCEPT NOVEMBER 30, 2018 due to Thanksgiving AND December, when it is the 1st Friday (call the Chamber or visit their website to verify) .
 
December 02, 2018 Grinch's Candy Cane Hunt - Maine Park (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
December 02, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

The Grinch discovered Santa’s elves have hidden candy canes at one of their favorite places – Maine Park! The Grinch is planning to find all of Santa’s candy canes and turn them green! In the event of inclement weather, the candy cane hunt will be held inside.--- Registration deadline: December 1. Register online at www.prparks.org using Activity #5151210-01.
 
December 07, 2018 Women in Business Networking Breakfast (Dec=1st Fri.) Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce (08:30 AM - 09:45 AM)
Event details:
December 07, 2018
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).
 
December 09, 2018 Concert - 2018-19 Season - Park Ridge Civic Orchestra - PRCO (03:00 PM - 04:30 PM)
Event details:
December 09, 2018
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
LOCATION: MAINE EAST HIGH SCHOOL
2601 W. Dempster Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

25th Silver Anniversary Season "Taking the Show on the Road: Concerts at Maine East & Maine South" Please join the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra for its 2018-2019 Season for a variety of classical music symphonic performances. -- Details will be posted for individual dates soon. -- To order tickets, please contact the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra office at 847-692-PRCO (847-692-7726), or 847-823-8861 or order from the PRCO website. -- VISIT website for info -- https://www.parkridgecivicorchestra.org
 
December 11, 2018 Early Childhood Developmental Screening (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
December 11, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Ave
Niles,IL
60714

847-318-5360

School District 64 offers monthly free developmental screenings for children age 2yrs 9mos through 5yrs 11mos who live in the School District 64 community.
 
December 15, 2018 Breakfast with Santa 2018 (09:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
December 15, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Maine Park Leisure Center
2701 W. Sibley St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Join the Park Ridge Park District at Maine Park for a great breakfast buffet! Choose from two seatings: 9:00am or 10:30am. Children can talk with Santa and have a professional photo taken. Fee is per person and all children must be accompanied by an adult. Everyone attending must be registered. Registration deadline: December 10.
 
December 15, 2018 Swim with Santa 2018 (02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event details:
December 15, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Centennial Fitness Center Indoor Pool
1515 W. Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Santa is spending an afternoon at the Centennial Fitness Center Pool relaxing before his big day. Join us to swim, sing holiday songs, and play reindeer games. Ages 3 & up. Register online Fee: $6 resident / $9 non-resident
 
December 16, 2018 Skate with Santa 2018 (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
December 16, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Oakton Ice Arean
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-4121

Join the Park Ridge Park District at Oakton Ice Arena to skate with Santa and his elves. Complimentary candy canes for all kids who attend. We encourage all to stay and watch some of Oakton’s finest skaters perform in our Holiday Exhibition following Public Skate, from 4:40pm-8:00pm. Register online at www.prparks.org using activity #5151209-01 Fee: $6 per person
 
Past Events:
October 01, 2018 Des Plaines Toastmasters 1645 Meetings - DesPlaines Library (07:00 PM - 08:45 PM)
Event details:
October 01, 2018
07:00 PM - 08:45 PM
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Ave
Des Plaines,IL
60016

847-823-1777

Do you want to become a better speaker/leader? Then the Toastmasters can help you! "Become the Speaker/Leader you were Meant to be!" -- Des Plaines Toastmasters 1645 meets on 1st & 3rd Mondays in Room A or B at Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood Ave, Des Plaines, IL -- FREE -- Upcoming meetings are: Feb 5; Mar 19; April 2 & 16, May 7 & 21.
 
October 01, 2018 All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
October 01, 2018
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.
 
October 02, 2018 Breakfast Club @ Lola's Diner – Park Ridge Chamber Networking Breakfast (07:30 AM - 09:30 AM)
Event details:
October 02, 2018
07:30 AM - 09:30 AM
LOCATION = Lola's Diner
920 Busse Highway
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 518-5226

Start your morning off with a business development kick at The Breakfast Club. The crowd is welcoming and business-minded. Chamber host Dave Donovan curates and makes introductions in a natural way to ensure all members connect with the type of people their businesses need to know. Strategic, targeted, authentic business connections made! Remember your business cards! -- $12 Park Ridge Chamber Members /$15 Prospective members -- RSVP to the Chamber (847) 825-3121 or at info@parkridgechamber.org
 
October 02, 2018 Go Green Park Ridge Meeting at St. Mary Episcopal (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
October 02, 2018
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.
 
October 03, 2018 Dine to Donate at Make Room for Truman (04:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Event details:
October 03, 2018
04:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Make Room for Truman
550 W. Touhy
Park Ridge,IL
60068

Dine to Donate on Wednesday, October 3 at Make Room for Truman, when 20 percent of food purchases will benefit the Park Ridge Community Fund, which grants funds to non-profits that serve residents of Park Ridge.
 
October 05, 2018 An Unspeakable Triumph of Supreme Brilliance (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
October 05, 2018
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
First United Methodist Church of Park Ridge
418 West Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3144

Live on stage at First UMC: "An Unspeakable Triumph Of Supreme Brilliance." Three performances: Friday and Saturday, Oct. 5 and 6th at 7pm and Sunday, Oct. 7th at 1pm. --- The show is rated PG. Tickets are $10 at the door, or call our office to reserve seats.
 
October 07, 2018 An Unspeakable Triumph of Supreme Brilliance (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
October 07, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
First United Methodist Church of Park Ridge
418 West Touhy Ave.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-825-3144

Live on stage at First UMC: "An Unspeakable Triumph Of Supreme Brilliance." Three performances: Friday and Saturday, Oct. 5 and 6th at 7pm and Sunday, Oct. 7th at 1pm. --- The show is rated PG. Tickets are $10 at the door, or call our office to reserve seats.
 
October 08, 2018 Columbus Day Skate - Oakton Ice Arena (11:00 AM - 12:50 PM)
Event details:
October 08, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:50 PM
Oakton Ice Arena
2800 W. Oakton St.
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-3359

‘Sail’ on over to the Oakton Ice Arena at Noon and ‘Discover’ a day of fun on the ice with our Columbus Day Skate! -- Enjoy $3 Public Skate Admission with $1 Skate Rental. Visit www.prparks.org for more information.
 
October 09, 2018 Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
October 09, 2018
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.
 
October 10, 2018 Monthly Networking Luncheon – PR Chamber (11:30 AM - 01:30 PM)
Event details:
October 10, 2018
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. Please contact the Chamber or check their website to confirm location. ---- Bring your business cards for some great networking and enjoy a delicious lunch.
 
October 11, 2018 Halloween Hoopla 2018 (06:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
October 11, 2018
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
579 Forestview
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-692-5127

Join the Park Ridge Park District for a fun-filled family event that gets you ready for Halloween. Carve a pumpkin, stuff a scarecrow, jump on a hayride, and enjoy s’mores and apple cider or cocoa around a campfire.
 
October 11, 2018 Park Ridge Toastmasters "Guest Night" 2018 (07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
Event details:
October 11, 2018
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
c/o First United Methodist Church
418 W Touhy Ave
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3144

Park Ridge Toastmasters cordially invites you to Guest Night! --- Guests are welcome to observe a Toastmasters meeting. Park Ridge Toastmasters Meets at the First United Methodist church (418 W Touhy Ave) in beautiful downtown Park Ridge on: The 2nd & 4th THURSDAYS from 7:30 to 9:30 pm sharp ***Parking in rear of building*** --- A member club of Toastmasters International, Park Ridge Toastmasters is a club dedicated to improving the communications and leadership skills of members at all levels.
 
October 13, 2018 Twice as Nice MOMs Fall Resale - at Park Ridge Presbyterian Church (08:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event details:
October 13, 2018
08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Park Ridge Presbyterian Church
1300 W. Crescent Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 823-4135

Twice As Nice MOMs (Mothers of Multiples) Fall Resale - We will be selling gently used and like-new clothing from newborn to size 10+, shoes and boots, maternity clothing and items, baby equipment and gear, books, toys and much, much more! Find unbeatable prices on children's clothing, toys and equipment! Bring a laundry basket or bag for easier shopping -- NO STROLLERS THE first 2 hours (8-10am). -- $1 general admission.
 
October 13, 2018 21st Star Chapter NSDAR Oct. Meeting 2018 (11:30 AM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
October 13, 2018
11:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N. Prospect Avenue
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 hold a meeting on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at the Park Ridge Country Club, 636 N. Prospect Avenue in Park Ridge at 11:30 a.m. A luncheon will be served at Noon with a meeting and program to follow. Members are asked to bring non-perishable items for the Des Plaines Food Pantry.
 
 
 
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