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May 2014 Events

Thursday, May 01, 2014
  • World Religion Series -- Summit (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 01, 2014
    02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    The Summit of Uptown
    10 N. Summit Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-1161

    A spring series about world religions will kick off Monday, Feb. 3 at 2 p.m. at The Summit of Uptown when Bill Helmuth presents “Buddhism around the World.” ---- Other programs will include Hinduism on Monday, March 3, Islam on Tuesday, April 1, and Judaism on Friday, May 2. There is no charge the programs, but reservations are required.
     
  • Tyrone Power Double Feature @ Pickwick - Park Ridge Classic Film Series -- M. C. Hoffman . (07:00 PM - 09:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 01, 2014
    07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
    LOCATION: Pickwick Theatre
    5 S. Prospect Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-5800

    Come enjoy this classic Tyrone Power double feature!! "In Old Chicago" (1938) and "Jesse James" (1939) ---- Join us monthly at the Pickwick Theatre for this Classic Film Series presented by Matthew C. Hoffman, film historian. Doors open at 7:00 -- Show starts at 7:30. Tickets are $7 ($5 for seniors 60+)
     
Friday, May 02, 2014
  • World Religion Series -- at Summit (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 02, 2014
    02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    The Summit of Uptown
    10 N. Summit Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-1161

    A spring series about world religions will kick off Monday, Feb. 3 at 2 p.m. at The Summit of Uptown when Bill Helmuth presents “Buddhism around the World.” ---- Other programs will include Hinduism on Monday, March 3, Islam on Tuesday, April 1, and Judaism on Friday, May 2. There is no charge the programs, but reservations are required.
     
  • First Fridays - Cruisin' Park Ridge -- Park Ridge Chamber (05:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 02, 2014-May 01, 2014
    05:00 PM - 10:00 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

    Car Show! May 2, June 6, August 1, and September 5, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monster Jump House -- Live Music -- Food for sale -- T-shirts for sale -- LOCATION: Park Ridge Central Parking Lot next to the Library -- Sponsored by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce
     
  • Spamalot! - Maine South High School (07:30 PM - 09:15 PM)
    Event details
    May 02, 2014
    07:30 PM - 09:15 PM
    Maine South High School -- Watson Auditorium
    1111 S Dee Road
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-7711

    Lovingly “ripped off” from the cult classic motion picture Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot tells the story of King Arthur and his Knights of the “very, very, very Round Table” as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail.
     
Saturday, May 03, 2014
  • Pedals for the Parks Bike and Trike Exchange - Maine Park (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 03, 2014
    11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    LOCATION: Maine Park
    2701 W. Sibley (Sibley & Forestview)
    Park Ridge, IL , 60606

    847-692-5127

    Need a bike? Got one to donate? Looking for a good used bike or trike? Clearing out unused/outgrown ones from your garage? Check out Park Ridge Friends of the Parks Bike &Trike Exchange! Come to: Pedals for the Parks Bike & Trike Exchange at the Maine Park Earth Day Fair 2701 Sibley, Park Ridge, IL --
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 03, 2014
    11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
  • Spamalot! - Maine South High School (07:30 PM - 09:15 PM)
    Event details
    May 03, 2014
    07:30 PM - 09:15 PM
    Maine South High School -- Watson Auditorium
    1111 S Dee Road
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 825-7711

    Lovingly “ripped off” from the cult classic motion picture Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot tells the story of King Arthur and his Knights of the “very, very, very Round Table” as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail.
     
Sunday, May 04, 2014
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 04, 2014
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Active Parenting Classes 4/7-5/12 @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 05, 2014
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    St. Luke's Lutheran Church
    205 N. Prospect Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-6659

    Active Parenting classes for parents of children ages 5-12 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church each Monday from April 7 through May 12 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., led by Pastor Larry Lutey. Childcare available for a nominal fee. Sign up in the church office or call the church at 847-825-6659.
     
  • All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 05, 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.
     
Thursday, May 08, 2014
  • PR Garden Club Meeting or Event 2014 (08:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 08, 2014
    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 in the Park Ridge Senior Center. (NOTE LOCATION CHANGE: APRIL 2014 meeting will be at the South Park Field House, 833 Talcott Road at Cumberland & Talcott) 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
     
Saturday, May 10, 2014
  • Maryville 5K Family Fun Run and Walk (08:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 10, 2014
    08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Maryville Academy
    1150 N. River Road
    Des Plaines, IL , 60016

    847-294-1982

    This year we are hosting a 5K family fun run and walk on the grounds of Maryville Academy in Des Plaines on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 8:00 am to Noon – on-site registration begins at 7:00 am – register online prior to May 10. -- We hope to bring hundreds of local individuals and families together to celebrate our community and the work and mission of Maryville.
     
  • 5th Annual Plant and Garden Sale - 1st United Methodist Church (08:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 10, 2014
    08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    First United Methodist Church of Park Ridge
    418 West Touhy Ave
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-3144

    One day only! Just in time for Mother's Day! This annual event, sponsored by the First United Methodist Church, Park Ridge, features hundreds of seasoned perennials. Most for only $6.00 each. Colorful hanging baskets and garden items are also available at special value prices. Great variety. Shop early for best selection. All proceeds benefit youth & mission work.
     
  • 2nd Annual Together Forever 5k - Park Ridge (08:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
    Event details
    May 10, 2014
    08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    on Morris Street & Busse Highway / Hinkley Park
    25 Busse Highway
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    312-607-6668

    The Park Ridge Indian Scouts and Indian Princesses invites you to join us once again for the 2nd Annual Together Forever 5K (TF5K) on May 10, 2014.
     
  • 24th Arts & Crafts Adventure (show) - Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 10, 2014
    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 24th annual Arts & Crafts Fair, offering original art and handcrafted items for sale. ----------------------- This year the Arts & Crafts Fair will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm AND a new and different show with new and different exhibitors will return on a Saturday in September 2014, also in Hodges Park
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 10, 2014
    11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Sunday, May 11, 2014
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 11, 2014
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Monday, May 12, 2014
  • Active Parenting Classes 4/7-5/12 @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church (07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 12, 2014
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    St. Luke's Lutheran Church
    205 N. Prospect Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-6659

    Active Parenting classes for parents of children ages 5-12 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church each Monday from April 7 through May 12 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., led by Pastor Larry Lutey. Childcare available for a nominal fee. Sign up in the church office or call the church at 847-825-6659.
     
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
  • Park Ridge Writers Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 13, 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.
     
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • Estee Lauder Comes Alive at The Summit of Uptown (06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 14, 2014
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
    The Summit of Uptown
    10 N. Summit Ave.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-825-1161

    A historical portrayal of Estēe Lauder is scheduled at The Summit of Uptown Wed., May 14, at 6:30 p.m. Wine, cheese, canapés and desserts at 5:30 p.m. will precede the program. There is no charge, but reservations are required by Friday, May 9, by calling call 847-825-1161, ext. 129.
     
Thursday, May 15, 2014
  • Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group - Park Ridge, IL (01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 15, 2014
    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 16, 2014
  • Park Ridge Art League Workshop (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 16, 2014
    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 17, 2014
  • Harry O'Brien Community Spring Run/Walk (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 17, 2014
    09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    LOCATION: Park Ridge Senior Center
    100 S. Western Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    (847) 692-3597

    The Harry O’Brien CommUNITY Run is a 3 mile run / 1.5 mile walk to benefit the Park Ridge Community Fund. The CommUNITY Run will start off and finish at the Park Ridge Senior Center. The 5K run and 1.5K walk help to raise funds for 25 social service organizations via The Park Ridge Community Fund, a 501 (c) (3) organization.
     
  • PLANT SALE 2014 Park Ridge Garden Club in Hodges Park (09:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 17, 2014
    09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
    LOCATION: HODGES PARK
    at Courtland & Vine Avenues in front of City Hall
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    Come to Hodges Park to purchase your garden plants from members of the Park Ridge Garden Club. Why pay retail? Our plants are value priced.
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 17, 2014
    11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Sunday, May 18, 2014
  • Coffee, Classics Car Show - Center of Concern (09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Event details
    May 18, 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
     
  • Norwegian Constitution Day Parade 2014 (12:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 18, 2014
    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 18, 2014 in Park Ridge. ---- 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.
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 18, 2014
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Monday, May 19, 2014
  • All American Toastmasters Club 5577 Meeting - Niles Library (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 19, 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.
     
  • Park Ridge Old Things Antique Club -- Meeting (07:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 19, 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.
     
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
  • E.L.F. Board Meeting (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Event details
    May 21, 2014
    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.
     
Saturday, May 24, 2014
  • Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (May 24 to Oct. 25) (07:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 24, 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.
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 24, 2014
    11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Sunday, May 25, 2014
  • Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (12:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 25, 2014
    12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
    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.
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 25, 2014
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
Monday, May 26, 2014
  • Park Ridge Memorial Day PARADE (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Event details
    May 26, 2014
    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.
     
  • Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (12:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 26, 2014
    12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
    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.
     
Friday, May 30, 2014
Saturday, May 31, 2014
  • Park Ridge Farmers' Market 2014 (May 24 to Oct. 25) (07:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 31, 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.
     
  • Advocate Lutheran Genl 5k Run/3k Walk - Park Ridge (07:15 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 31, 2014
    07:15 AM - 12:00 PM
    Adult Down Syndrome Center / Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    1610 Luther Lane
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-723-6139

    Advocate Lutheran General Fitness Center's "Fitness Fun for Everyone 5 K Run/3k Walk" Benefiting the Adult Down Syndrome Center
     
  • Albert and Dulah Evans Krehbiel Art Exhibit - Kalo (11:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
    Event details
    May 31, 2014
    11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Iannelli Studios Heritage Center
    255 N. Northwest Hwy.
    Park Ridge, IL , 60068

    847-692-4297

    Kalo is pleased to exhibit both Albert and Dulah artwork. There will be many pieces showing the different periods of their works There will also be posters and books available. Some of their original art will be for sale.
     
 
 
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