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May 2013 Events

Thursday, May 02, 2013
  • Park Ridge Hazardous Waste Program (08:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Event details
    May 02, 2013
    08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Park Ridge City Hall
    505 Butler Place
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 318-5200

    Please contact Park Ridge City Hall with any questions.
     
Friday, May 03, 2013
  • Tribute to Painter Mary Cassalt (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 03, 2013
    01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
    The Summit of Uptown
    10 N. Summit Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-1161

    Lynn Rymarz brings to life Mary Cassatt, a famed American painter and printmaker, who befriended Edgar Degas and later exhibited among the Impressionists.
     
  • 4 to 7 pm -- Friends of the Library Book Sale Preview MEMBERS ONLY (04:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 03, 2013-May 02, 2013
    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' Spring 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 Noon to 2:00 pm, all items will be half-price.
     
Saturday, May 04, 2013
  • 9 am to 3 pm -- Friends of the Library Book Sale -- All Are Welcome (09:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 04, 2013
    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' Spring 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 Noon to 2:00 pm, all items will be half-price.
     
Sunday, May 05, 2013
  • Noon to 2 pm -- Friends of the Library Book Sale / Half Price Sale (12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 05, 2013
    12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
    Park Ridge Public Library -- First Floor Meeting Room
    20 S. Prospect Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-3123

    The Friends' Spring 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 Noon to 2:00 pm, all items will be half-price.
     
  • Spring Concert - Rhona Reagen Studio (02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 05, 2013
    02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
    Garrett Theological Seminary - 2nd floor chapel
    5127 Lee St.
    Skokie, IL , 60077

    847-677-4753

    Spring Concert by the Studio of Rhona Reagen. 40+ musicians aged 4 - 18 perform works by Bach, Brahms, Telemann, Vivaldi, Suzuki, and O'Connor.
     
Monday, May 06, 2013
  • All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 06, 2013
    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.
     
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
  • Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 07, 2013
    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.
     
Wednesday, May 08, 2013
  • Meet with Congresswoman Schakowsky's Rep @ Library (09:00 AM - 12:01 PM)
    Event details
    May 08, 2013
    09:00 AM - 12:01 PM
    LOCATION: Park Ridge Public Library
    20 S. Prospect Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-3123

    A member of U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky's Evanston office will be at the Library from 9:00 a.m. to Noon today.
     
  • MCYAF Appreciation Event (04:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 08, 2013
    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
    MCYAF
    2720 S. River Rd.
    Des Plaines, IL , 60018

    847-863-1500

    MCYAF Annual Appreciation Event
     
Thursday, May 09, 2013
  • Park Ridge Juniors Meeting May 9 (06:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 09, 2013
    06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
    TBD

    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    Not For Profit Group May Celebration. Board and Benefit meeting on status of club.
     
Friday, May 10, 2013
  • Jack Diamond Presents the Life of Julie London (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 10, 2013
    01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
    The Summit of Uptown
    10 N. Summit Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-1161

    Jack Diamond will take you back in time for a look at the life and career of Julie London, a torch singer and actress. The presentation features her smokey, sensual voice in her signature song "Cry Me a River".
     
Saturday, May 11, 2013
  • Plant & Garden Sale - 1st United Methodist Church (08:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 11, 2013
    08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    First United Methodist Church
    418 Touhy Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-3144

    The First United Methodist Church of Park Ridge (418 Touhy Avenue) will host their 4th annual Plant and Garden Sale on Saturday, May 11th from 8:00 am to 12 Noon featuring seasoned perennials, Mother's Day gifts, and handmade garden gifts. All proceeds benefit youth & mission work.
     
  • Park Ridge Arts & Crafts Fair - in Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 11, 2013
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Hodges Park
    at Courtland & Vine
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (none)

    Come join the American Society of Artists for their annual Arts & Crafts Fair, offering original art and handcrafted items for sale. ----------------------- This year the Arts & Crafts Fair will be held Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm AND a new and different show with new and different exhibitors will return Saturday, September 14, 2013 in Hodges Park from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
     
  • What is the Story of My Home? - Kalo Foundation (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 11, 2013
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 692-4297

    Kalo Foundation presents a program for children in Grades 3-5 designed to help them explore the story of their home. ----- Stories and drawings by the children will be published and celebrated at a reception June 2 at Iannelli Studios Heritage Center. ---- A donation of $5 is suggested.
     
  • Family Fun Fair - Messiah Lutheran Child Care Center (11:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 11, 2013
    11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    LOCATION: Messiah Lutheran Child Care Center
    1605 Vernon Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-3767

    Enjoy us for a fun filled family day!! --- Messiah Lutheran Church will host its annual Family Fun Fair from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.
     
Monday, May 13, 2013
  • Park Ridge Police Dept "A Service of Remembrance" National Police Week Event (06:30 PM - 07:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 13, 2013
    06:30 PM - 07:00 PM
    LOCATION: Front Steps of Park Ridge City Hall
    505 Butler Place
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-318-5233

    In honor of National Police Week, the Park Ridge Police Chaplains Association invites you to a service of remembrance to honor the lives of officers killed in the line of duty and to thank our police for their service. ---- TODAY at 6:30 p.m. on the front steps of Park Ridge City Hall, 505 Butler Place, Park Ridge, IL 60068. Neighboring police departments will also be participating.
     
  • 8th Annual Outing -- Cubs Game - PR Chamber (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 13, 2013
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    LOCATION: WRIGLEY FIELD
    INFO: Park Ridge Chamber
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-3121

    Join the Park Ridge Chamber for their 8TH Annual Cubs Game Outing. (SORRY - TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT)
     
  • "Where Work Meets Faith” Park Ridge Community seminar (07:00 PM - 08:45 PM)
    Event details
    May 13, 2013
    07:00 PM - 08:45 PM
    LOCATION: Park Ridge Public Library 1st floor meeting room
    20 S. Prospect Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60631

    847-825-3123

    You are invited to Park Ridge Community -“Where Work Meets Faith” seminar Monday, May 13, 2013, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the first floor meeting room of the Park Ridge Public Library.
     
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
  • Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 14, 2013
    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.
     
  • Annual Meeting - Center of Concern (06:45 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 14, 2013
    06:45 PM - 08:30 PM
    LOCATION: Park Ridge Senior Center
    100 S Western Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-823-0453

    The Center of Concern will host its 35th Annual Meeting from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at the Park Ridge Senior Center.
     
  • Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 14, 2013
    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.
     
  • PR Garden Club Meeting or Event 2013 (08:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 14, 2013
    08:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Meetings LOCATION: Park Ridge Senior Center
    100 S. Western Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 692-3597

    General meetings of the Park Ridge Garden Club are held at 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.
     
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
  • E.L.F. Board Meeting (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 15, 2013
    07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
    Educational Services Center (Dist. 64)
    164 S. Prospect Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    The mission of the Elementary Learning Foundation (ELF) is to expand and enrich lifelong learning opportunities for all students in the Park Ridge-Niles Community Consolidated School District 64.
     
Thursday, May 16, 2013
  • Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group - Park Ridge, IL (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 16, 2013
    01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
    Nesset Pavillion Medical Center/ Advocate Medical Group
    1775 Ballard Road
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 318-2501

    This Alzheimers Caregiver's support group is at Advocate Medical Group in Park Ridge, IL. It meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. Please contact Advocate with any questions.
     
Friday, May 17, 2013
  • Park Ridge Art League Workshop (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 17, 2013
    07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    South Park Field House
    833 Talcott Road
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 692-5127

    Guests and new members are always welcome at our programs, which are held on the third Friday of the month (except December and January) at South Park Field House located at Talcott and Cumberland. See our website under "Programs" for details about our scheduled presenters and special events.
     
Saturday, May 18, 2013
  • Family Open House Des Plaines Child Development Center (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 18, 2013
    09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Des Plaines Child Development Center
    9375 W. Church St.
    Des Plaines, IL , 60016

    847-824-5180

    Des Plaines Child Development Center in Des Plaines, IL is hosting a Family Open House
     
  • The Art of Alfonso and Margaret Iannelli (5/18--8/27) (10:00 AM - 06:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 18, 2013
    10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    LOCATION; Chicago Cultural Center — Chicago Rooms
    78 E. Washington St.
    Chicago, IL , 6060

    (312) 744-6630

    In this FREE exhibit: discover the love Alfonso & Margaret had for modernism, and the love that they had for each other.
     
  • Petite Opera Benefit Concert and Wine Tasting (07:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 18, 2013
    07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Mary Wilson House Beyer Auditorium (on St. Mary's Episcopal Church Campus)
    306 S Prospect Ave, at Crescent Ave
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-553-4442

    Benefit: Concert & Wine Tasting all in one. Reservations requested by May 15
     
Sunday, May 19, 2013
  • Norwegian Constitution Day Parade (12:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 19, 2013
    12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Hodges Park / Southpark Field House
    833 Talcott Road at Cumberland & Talcott
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 692-5127

    A parade celebrating Norwegian Constitution Day will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2013 in Park Ridge. Festivities begin in Hodges park from Noon to 4:00 pm. --- The PARADE starts at Southpark at Cumberland and Talcott and marches north on Cumberland from Southpark to Park Ridge City Hall.
     
Monday, May 20, 2013
  • PhotoVoice - Art Exhibit (5/20-5/31) @Brickton (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 20, 2013
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    LOCATION: Brickton Art Center
    306 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 823-6611

    An extraordinary collection of new photos by students from Maine East, Maine South and Maine West High Schools on display at Brickton Art Center May 20–May 31
     
  • All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 20, 2013
    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.
     
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
  • Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 21, 2013
    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.
     
  • PhotoVoice - Art Exhibit RECEPTION @Brickton (05:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 21, 2013
    05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
    LOCATION: Brickton Art Center
    306 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 823-6611

    Reception and artists’ discussions for this Art Exhibit - PhotoVoice will be held on May 21, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. ----- An extraordinary collection of new photos by students from Maine East, Maine South and Maine West High Schools on display at Brickton Art Center May 20–May 31
     
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
  • Meet with Congresswoman Schakowsky's Rep @ Library (09:00 AM - 12:01 PM)
    Event details
    May 22, 2013
    09:00 AM - 12:01 PM
    LOCATION: Park Ridge Public Library
    20 S. Prospect Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-3123

    A member of U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky's Evanston office will be at the Library from 9:00 a.m. to Noon today.
     
Thursday, May 23, 2013
  • PhotoVoice - Art Exhibit (5/20-5/31) @Brickton (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 23, 2013
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    LOCATION: Brickton Art Center
    306 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 823-6611

    An extraordinary collection of new photos by students from Maine East, Maine South and Maine West High Schools on display at Brickton Art Center May 20–May 31
     
  • Meet with Rep from IL Senator Kotowski's Office @ Library (10:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 23, 2013
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    LOCATION: Park Ridge Public Library Reference area
    20 S. Prospect Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 720-3230

    A member of Illinois State Senator Dan Kotowski's office will be at the Library from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. today. BUT NOT IN SEPTEMBER 2013.
     
  • Opera in Pop Culture Presentation - Summit (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 23, 2013
    01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
    The Summit of Uptown
    10 N. Summit Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-1161

    Bob Levi showcases Opera in Pop Culture by focusing on the popular works of Rossini and Donizetti.
     
Saturday, May 25, 2013
  • The Art of Alfonso and Margaret Iannelli (5/18--8/27) (10:00 AM - 06:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 25, 2013
    10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    LOCATION; Chicago Cultural Center — Chicago Rooms
    78 E. Washington St.
    Chicago, IL , 6060

    (312) 744-6630

    In this FREE exhibit: discover the love Alfonso & Margaret had for modernism, and the love that they had for each other.
     
Sunday, May 26, 2013
  • PhotoVoice - Art Exhibit (5/20-5/31) @Brickton (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 26, 2013
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    LOCATION: Brickton Art Center
    306 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 823-6611

    An extraordinary collection of new photos by students from Maine East, Maine South and Maine West High Schools on display at Brickton Art Center May 20–May 31
     
  • Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (12:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 26, 2013
    12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
    The Park Ridge Public Library will be closed today in observance of the holiday.
     
Monday, May 27, 2013
  • Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (09:00 AM - 09:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 27, 2013
    09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
    The Park Ridge Public Library will be closed today in observance of the holiday.
     
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
  • Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 28, 2013
    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.
     
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
  • PhotoVoice - Art Exhibit (5/20-5/31) @Brickton (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 29, 2013
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    LOCATION: Brickton Art Center
    306 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 823-6611

    An extraordinary collection of new photos by students from Maine East, Maine South and Maine West High Schools on display at Brickton Art Center May 20–May 31
     
Friday, May 31, 2013
  • PhotoVoice - Art Exhibit (5/20-5/31) @Brickton (10:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 31, 2013
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    LOCATION: Brickton Art Center
    306 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 823-6611

    An extraordinary collection of new photos by students from Maine East, Maine South and Maine West High Schools on display at Brickton Art Center May 20–May 31
     
 
 
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