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Toastmasters Club Meeting - Niles Library
Event's details
July 02, 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.
 
Des Plaines Toastmasters DesPlaines Library
Event's details
July 02, 2018
08:00 PM - 09:45 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.
 
Breakfast Club @ Lola's Diner – Park Ridge Chamber
Event's details
July 03, 2018
08:30 AM - 10:30 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
 
Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting
Event's details
July 03, 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.
 
Park Ridge LIBRARY Closing Early at 6 pm
Event's details
July 03, 2018
06:00 PM - 06:01 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 825-3123

The Park Ridge Public Library will be closing early today in observance of the holiday.
 
Pk Ridge Park District Fireworks Celebration 2018
Event's details
July 03, 2018
06:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Maine East High School Field
2601 W. Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Bring a picnic (no alcoholic beverages nor grills allowed) and relax before the fireworks begin. Enjoy the evening catching up with friends and family. Join the Park District’s party staff and DJ for an Interactive Dance Party at 6:30pm. Live Music Entertainment begins at 8pm. Arrive early and get a great spot! Fireworks begin at dusk in the field at Maine East High School, Park Ridge, IL
 
Go Green Park Ridge Meeting
Event's details
July 03, 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.
 
Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED
Event's details
July 04, 2018
01:00 AM - 01:05 AM
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.
 
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Cruisin' Park Ridge! 2018 (Car Show & More)
Event's details
July 06, 2018-July 05, 2018
06:00 PM - 09:00 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

Come out for Cruisin' Park Ridge, the car shows in Park Ridge on the First Fridays of June, July, August, and September! Hosted by the Park Ridge Chamber, held in the library lot and on Summit Ave. between Touhy and Prospect. Fun for the whole family! Live entertainment, (music starts playing at 6:00pm) food, beer/wine, bounce house and, of course, cars, cars, cars! Thank you to all of our sponsors! --- FREE to exhibit and FREE to attend!!!
 
Concert in the Park 2018 - PRFAS
Event's details
July 06, 2018
06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Hodges Park
in front of Park Ridge City Hall at Courtland and Vine Avenues 505 Butler Place
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 604-0026

Please join us for our Summer 2018 Concerts in the Park – the 58th year that the Park Ridge Fine Arts Symphony (PRFAS) has presented this wonderful summertime musical experience!! There will be FIVE Concerts presented from June 22 through July 27.
 
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Pet Blessing - St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Event's details
July 08, 2018
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
St. Luke's Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

8478256659

Pet Blessing at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 205 N. Prospect Ave, on Sunday, July 8 at 10:45 am.
 
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Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting
Event's details
July 10, 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.
 
Park Ridge Writers Group
Event's details
July 10, 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.
 
Monthly Networking Luncheon – PR Chamber
Event's details
July 11, 2018
12:30 PM - 02:30 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.
 
Taste of Park Ridge 2018
Event's details
July 12, 2018
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

see website

The 2018 Taste of Park Ridge will be held Thursday July 12 (11:00 am to 10:30 pm), Friday July 13 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) and Saturday, July 14 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) ---- Parking available in the underground garage of the Uptown redevelopment. ----- More info will be provided on the TASTE OF PARK RIDGE website as the date draws near.
 
BOOK SALE Friends of the Park Ridge Library
Event's details
July 13, 2018
09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
Outside, near the Library's Prospect Avenue entrance
20 S. Prospect, Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-825-3123

Love a bargain? Then don't miss the Friends of the Park Ridge Library's "Summer Cooler" Book Sale during the Taste of Park Ridge on Friday, July 13, 2018 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm IN FRONT OF THE Park Ridge Public Library on Prospect.
 
Taste of Park Ridge 2018
Event's details
July 13, 2018-July 12, 2018
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

see website

The 2018 Taste of Park Ridge will be held Thursday July 12 (11:00 am to 10:30 pm), Friday July 13 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) and Saturday, July 14 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) ---- Parking available in the underground garage of the Uptown redevelopment. ----- More info will be provided on the TASTE OF PARK RIDGE website as the date draws near.
 
Concert in the Park 2018 - PRFAS
Event's details
July 13, 2018
06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Hodges Park
in front of Park Ridge City Hall at Courtland and Vine Avenues 505 Butler Place
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 604-0026

Please join us for our Summer 2018 Concerts in the Park – the 58th year that the Park Ridge Fine Arts Symphony (PRFAS) has presented this wonderful summertime musical experience!! There will be FIVE Concerts presented from June 22 through July 27.
 
Taste of Park Ridge 2018
Event's details
July 14, 2018-July 13, 2018
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
On Summit between Prospect and Touhy
adjacent to the train station and the central parking lot
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

see website

The 2018 Taste of Park Ridge will be held Thursday July 12 (11:00 am to 10:30 pm), Friday July 13 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) and Saturday, July 14 (11:00 am to 11:00 pm) ---- Parking available in the underground garage of the Uptown redevelopment. ----- More info will be provided on the TASTE OF PARK RIDGE website as the date draws near.
 
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Toastmasters Club Meeting - Niles Library
Event's details
July 16, 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.
 
Des Plaines Toastmasters DesPlaines Library
Event's details
July 16, 2018
08:00 PM - 09:45 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.
 
Senior's Breakfast w/the Park Ridge Police Dept
Event's details
July 17, 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.
 
Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting
Event's details
July 17, 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.
 
Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED/ Staff Training
Event's details
July 18, 2018
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 825-3123

To ensure the peace of mind of Library staff and patrons, the Park Ridge Library will be closed July 18 for asbestos abatement in a small staff area. Staff will be attending training sessions off-site. ----- The book drops will be open.
 
Young Professionals Networking Event!
Event's details
July 18, 2018-July 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.
 
Movies in the Park: Coco - Prospect Park
Event's details
July 19, 2018
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Prospect Park
733 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

It’s a SIT-in DRIVE-in! Remember what great fun it was to pile everyone in the car and head out to a drive-in movie? Well, it’s back...kind of! It’s a screen, it’s in a park, it's movies you love, and it’s TOTALLY fun! Arrive early for concessions, face painting, and fun activities before the movie.
 
Concert in the Park 2018 - PRFAS
Event's details
July 20, 2018
06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Hodges Park
in front of Park Ridge City Hall at Courtland and Vine Avenues 505 Butler Place
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 604-0026

Please join us for our Summer 2018 Concerts in the Park – the 58th year that the Park Ridge Fine Arts Symphony (PRFAS) has presented this wonderful summertime musical experience!! There will be FIVE Concerts presented from June 22 through July 27.
 
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History Center Open House - Park Ridge
Event's details
July 22, 2018
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
LOCATION: The Park Ridge History Center
721 N. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 696-1973

The NEW History Center will host an open house on Sunday, July 22 from 2-4pm in historic Prospect Park 721 N. Prospect Ave.The History Center showcases iconic statues, displays and exhibits while highlighting well known Park Ridge sons and daughters.
 
Family Summer Concert at Prospect Park
Event's details
July 22, 2018
02:30 PM - 03:15 PM
Prospect Park
733 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Join the Park Ridge Park District for a family concert at Prospect Park! Get ready to wiggle, jiggle, and giggle with Jodi Koplin & The Jigglejam Band as you sing and dance along to her imaginative and engaging tunes.
 
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Medicare Workshop - Free - July 2018
Event's details
July 24, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tiffany's Restaurant
2179 E. Touhy Ave
Des Plaines, IL , 60018

312-684-8020

Confused by Medicare? You are not alone. You’re invited to attend our Turning 65 Workshop for people who need to enroll in Medicare within the next few months Tuesday, July 24th @ 11:00 a.m. or Wednesday, July 25th @ 6:00 p.m. at Tiffany's Restaurant in Des Plaines!
 
Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting
Event's details
July 24, 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.
 
Medicare Workshop - Free - July 2018
Event's details
July 25, 2018
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Tiffany's Restaurant
2179 E. Touhy Ave
Des Plaines, IL , 60018

312-684-8020

Confused by Medicare? You are not alone. You’re invited to attend our Turning 65 Workshop for people who need to enroll in Medicare within the next few months Tuesday, July 24th @ 11:00 a.m. or Wednesday, July 25th @ 6:00 p.m. at Tiffany's Restaurant in Des Plaines!
 
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Women in Busn Netwk'g Brfst PR Chamb (4th Fri)
Event's details
July 27, 2018
09:30 AM - 10:45 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).
 
Concert in the Park 2018 - (6/22-7/27) PRFAS
Event's details
July 27, 2018
06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Hodges Park
in front of Park Ridge City Hall at Courtland and Vine Avenues 505 Butler Place
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 604-0026

Brian Patti Big Band -- A Tribute to Benny Goodman --- Please join us for our Summer 2018 Concerts in the Park – the 58th year that the Park Ridge Fine Arts Symphony (PRFAS) has presented this wonderful summertime musical experience!! There will be FIVE Concerts presented from June 22 through July 27.
 
TEEN Sand Volleyball Tournament - Hinkley Park
Event's details
July 28, 2018
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Hinkley Park
25 Busse Hwy.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

The Park Ridge Youth Commission and Park Ridge Park District are hosting a Sand Volleyball Tournament! Enjoy casual competition, a live DJ, pizza, and water. Teams will be divided into two divisions - middle school and high school.
 
Country Farm Fair - Wildwood Nature Center
Event's details
July 28, 2018
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Wildwood Nature Center
529 Forestview Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Enjoy a day down on the farm! Pet cows, chickens, goats, and more in the petting zoo featuring over 20 animals. Head out on a 50¢ hayride through Wildwood and hop on a pony ($5/ride). Have a rootin’ tootin’ good time with bingo, pig races, games, activities, and crafts.
 
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Park Ridge Kiwanis - Noon Club meeting
Event's details
July 31, 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.
 
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Cruisin' Park Ridge! 2018 (Car Show & More)
Event's details
August 03, 2018-August 02, 2018
06:00 PM - 09:00 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

Come out for Cruisin' Park Ridge, the car shows in Park Ridge on the First Fridays of June, July, August, and September! Hosted by the Park Ridge Chamber, held in the library lot and on Summit Ave. between Touhy and Prospect. Fun for the whole family! Live entertainment, (music starts playing at 6:00pm) food, beer/wine, bounce house and, of course, cars, cars, cars! Thank you to all of our sponsors! --- FREE to exhibit and FREE to attend!!!
 
Tino & The Latin Swing Factor Concert@ Hodges Park
Event's details
August 03, 2018
07:15 PM - 09:30 PM
Hodges Park
101 S. Courtland Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Join the Park Ridge Park District at Hodges Park for a great night of music with family and friends! This week features Tino & The Latin Swing Factor, an energetic Latin band that heats up the dance floor with salsa, cumbia, and merengue music. ---Enjoy free salsa lessons from 7:15pm-8:00pm.
 
Kite Fest - Hinkley Park
Event's details
August 04, 2018
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Hinkley Park
25 Busse Hwy.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-692-5127

Enjoy a day of good old fashioned kite flying and picnicking with family and friends. Watch fantastic kite flying demonstrations from Chicago Kite Company along with a DJ, concessions, inflatables, and games. Chicago Kite Company will have kites for sale throughout the entire day. Wind or no wind, be a part of this fun andexciting event.
 
 
 
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