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October 2017 Events

 
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Genealogy Workshop @Niles Library- 21st Star NSDAR
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October 07, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Niles Public Library
6960 Oakton
Niles, IL , 60714

(847) 663-1234

A Genealogy Workshop for women who are interested in joining the DAR. Come speak with members of the 21st Star Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.), from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the 3rd floor board room of the Niles Public Library located at 6960 Oakton, Niles, IL Attendees will have the opportunity to work with a member of the DAR lineage research team and receive assistance with application papers. This drop in workshop is ONLY for WOMEN interested in joining the DAR.
 
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Park Ridge Wine Walk - Park Ridge Chamber
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October 08, 2017
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Uptown Park Ridge
see details in hand-out
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-3121

Join us for our 2nd Wine Walk of 2017 this October! Click for details
 
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Early Childhood Diagnostic Screening
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October 10, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Ave
Niles, IL , 60714

847-318-5360

Free screening for children from birth through age 3 living in the School District 64 community. Meet with our Early Childhood Diagnostic Team and find out how your child’s early cognitive, social-emotional, communication, and motor skills are developing.
 
Early Childhood Diagnostic Screening
Event's details
October 11, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jefferson School
8200 Greendale Ave
Niles, IL , 60714

847 318 5360

Free screening for children from birth through age 3 living in the School District 64 community. Meet with our Early Childhood Diagnostic Team and find out how your child’s early cognitive, social-emotional, communication, and motor skills are developing.
 
RWOPR October Meeting with Charlie Kirk
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October 12, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
O’Connor Building in Prospect Park
733 N. Prospect (2 blocks south of Oakton, the 1-story building on the former Youth Campus property)
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Free October Meeting Republican Women (and Men) of Park Ridge, Featuring Charlie Kirk, founder of Turning Point USA
 
Zanies to Benefit the Park Ridge Community Fund
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October 12, 2017
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zanies Comedy Club
5437 Park Place
Rosemont, IL , 60018

(847) 813-0484

Please join the Park Ridge Community Fund for 'A Night at Zanies". Doors open at 7:00 pm; show starts at 8:00 pm. Must be at least 21 to attend ----- $20 with 2 item minimum purchase per person. All proceeds benefit the Park Ridge Community Fund (PRCF), a 501 c(3) nonprofit organization.
 
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Twice as Nice MOMs Fall Resale PRPC
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October 14, 2017
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.
 
21st Star Chapter NSDAR October meeting
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October 14, 2017
11:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

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 14, 2017, at the Park Ridge Country Club, 636 N. Prospect Avenue in Park Ridge at 11:30 a.m. A luncheon will be served at 12:00 p.m. 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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S.T.A.R. Oktoberfest - for Seniors
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October 16, 2017
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge , IL , 60714

847-692-3597

Willkommen!!!! Join us at the Centennial Activity Center for our S.T.A.R. Oktoberfest, featuring Alpine Thunder
 
Lunch and Learn: Social Security Checkup
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October 17, 2017
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60714

847-692-3597

Lunch and Learn: Social Security Checkup at the Centennial Activity ----- social security, eligible benefits and how to go about maximizing your benefits. --- Register by October 12. Fee is $8 Member/$10 Non-member.
 
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Red, White & Blue Breakfast - Erika Harold -RWOPR
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October 21, 2017
08:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N Prospect Ave
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

Join the Republican Women of Park Ridge (RWOPR) for its Annual Red, White & Blue Breakfast with keynote speaker Erika Harold, candidate for Illinois Attorney General --- RSVP by Oct. 15 ---- Admission $45 per guest / $340 for a table of 8 on a single check ----- Doors open at 8:45 a.m.
 
Electronic Recycling & Document Shredding 2017
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October 21, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Public Works at 519 Busse AND Avenues to Independence at 515 Busse Highway
400 Busse Highway
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 318-5240

Drop off office electronics and similar items, textiles. No hazardous waste accepted. For $5-per-car fee, each driver will receive a $5 coupon off any $20 purchase at businesses listed on the coupon. Call the Chamber with questions. Volunteers/Students needing vol hours call us! (NOTE: Sponsors Needed/Fee $250 incl: Co. name on all mktg for event, table to display at event, banner hung in PWks during the event. Show your commitment to the environment by sponsoring event that typically draws 400)
 
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Pumpkin Painting Party for Seniors
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October 24, 2017
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60714

847-692-3597

S.T.A.R. Pumpkin Painting Party at the Centennial Activity Center. --- Funny, scary, or otherwise, this party is sure to be fun! -- Bring your own pumpkin and we provide the decorating supplies. We will also enjoy hot chocolate and cookies this afternoon.
 
S.T.A.R. Bingo & Pizza - for Seniors
Event's details
October 25, 2017
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60714

847-692-3597

Join us at the Centennial Activity Center for an afternoon of Bingo & Pizza!
 
YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (1974) 2pm Classic Film Series
Event's details
October 26, 2017
02:00 PM - 04:00 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 = $6 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $10 all seats ($8 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (1974) 730p Classic Film Series
Event's details
October 26, 2017
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 = $6 all seats // 7:30 pm screenings = $10 all seats ($8 advance) Come enjoy this classic film as it was meant to be presented: on the big screen!!
 
Women in Business Networking Breakfast
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October 27, 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).
 
S.T.A.R. Dominoes Touranament - for Seniors
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October 27, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60714

847-692-3597

Join us on the last Friday of the month for a friendly competition.
 
Park Ridge Farmers Market 2017 (May 27 to Oct. 28)
Event's details
October 28, 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
 
Pumpkin Patch (10/14-10/31/17) – PRCC
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October 28, 2017-October 27, 2017
09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Park Ridge Community Church
100 S. Courtland Ave.
Park Ridge , IL , 60068

(847) 823-3164

14th 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, GiGi's Playhouse and Feed My Starving Children -- Hours of operation are: Weekdays 4-7:30pm Saturdays 9am-7pm Sundays 11am - 7pm Live music on the weekends. It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown movie shown on Friday and Saturday nights at dusk. For more information, go to www.parkridgecommunitychurch.org
 
Gluten-Free Halloween
Event's details
October 28, 2017
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
1st floor Lobby: Yacktman Children's Outpatient Pavilion/Advocate Lutheran Gen'l Hospital
1675 West Dempster
Park Ridge , IL , 60068

(847) 723-7181

Gluten-Free Halloween Party for children and families with Celiac disease on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:30pm ----- FREE: candy, games and raffles ----- 1st floor Lobby: Yacktman Children's Outpatient Pavilion/Advocate Lutheran Gen'l Hospital, 1675 W. Dempster, Park Ridge, IL
 
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Pumpkin Patch (10/14-10/31/17) – PRCC
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October 29, 2017-October 28, 2017
11:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Park Ridge Community Church
100 S. Courtland Ave.
Park Ridge , IL , 60068

(847) 823-3164

14th 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, GiGi's Playhouse and Feed My Starving Children -- Hours of operation are: Weekdays 4-7:30pm Saturdays 9am-7pm Sundays 11am - 7pm Live music on the weekends. It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown movie shown on Friday and Saturday nights at dusk. For more information, go to www.parkridgecommunitychurch.org
 
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Pumpkin Patch (10/14-10/31/17) – PRCC
Event's details
October 31, 2017-October 30, 2017
04:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Park Ridge Community Church
100 S. Courtland Ave.
Park Ridge , IL , 60068

(847) 823-3164

14th 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, GiGi's Playhouse and Feed My Starving Children -- Hours of operation are: Weekdays 4-7:30pm Saturdays 9am-7pm Sundays 11am - 7pm Live music on the weekends. It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown movie shown on Friday and Saturday nights at dusk. For more information, go to www.parkridgecommunitychurch.org
 
Meet with Rep from IL Rep Moylan's ofc @ PRLibrary
Event's details
November 01, 2017
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library Reference area - 2nd Floor
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge , IL , 60068

847-720-3230

A member of Illinois State Representative Marty Moylan's office will be at the Library from 9:30 a.m. to Noon today. They will be situated in the Business area of the 2nd floor Reference Department. Please phone ahead to confirm.
 
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Fashion Show to Benefit the PR Community Fund
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November 03, 2017
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Summit of Uptown
10 Summit
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-1161

Please join the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce for a Fashion Show Luncheon to benefit the Park Ridge Community Fund at the Summit of Uptown. See fashions for all ages, enjoy lunch with your friends, while you support the 25 local organizations that receive support from the Community Fund while you enjoy lunch with your friends. $25.00 per person.
 
Treasures and Trinkets Holiday Bazaar
Event's details
November 04, 2017
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60714

847-692-3597

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Look no further! Handmade holiday crafts, sweaters and afghans, baked goods, yesterday’s treasures, and much more will all be for sale during our Annual Bazaar.
 
 
 
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