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TT Patton's Screenplay Writing Camp 4th-5th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly writing camps grades 4th-7th all summer! Thursday, July 30, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

TT Patton's Screenplay Writing Camp 4th-5th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly writing camps grades 4th-7th all summer! Friday, July 31, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Butterflies on the Prairie Class

Environment Join Citizens for Conservation for a butterfly tour at Flint Creek Savanna. We will discuss the life cycle of butterflies, create butterfly homes, and look for butterflies as we walk the trail. Each student will receive milkweed seeds to plant and a caterpillar to take home and release when it emerges from its chrysalis. Children will also learn about butterfly and moth wing camouflage and do an art project to illustrate this protective feature. Class is open to children ages 5-12 years old. Parents are welcome to attend. CFC members are free; non-members pay $5 for the first child and $1 for each additional child. Citizens for Conservation is located at 459 West Highway 22 in Barrington (across from Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital). Register at www.citizensforconservation.org/youth-education or call 847-382-SAVE (7283) for more information. Saturday, August 1, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. CFC Headquarters 459 W Highway 22 Barrington, IL. For more info visit www.citizensforconservation.org.

Flint Creek Savanna Self-Guided Walk

Environment Citizens for Conservation is hosting its second season of Interactive Self-Guided Prairie Walks at Flint Creek Savanna, located at CFC's Headquarters, 459 W. Hwy 22 in Lake Barrington. The preserve is open free to the public the first Sunday afternoon of each month, August 2 and September 6, 1:00-4:00 p.m. The walk on August 2 will again feature wildflowers on the prairie, patches of lavender Monarda or Bergamot and maybe, if you’re lucky, a grazing Monarch flitting by. Be sure to wear good hiking shoes. Bring your cell phone with a Scan app to access the videos by restoration experts along the trail. Sunday, August 2, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. CFC Headquarters 459 W Highway 22 Barrington, IL. For more info visit www.citizensforconservation.org.

TT Patton's Creative Writing Camp 6th-7th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly summer writing camps June-August for students grades 4th-7th! Monday, August 3, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

TT Patton's Creative Writing Camp 6th-7th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly summer writing camps June-August for students grades 4th-7th! Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

TT Patton's Creative Writing Camp 6th-7th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly summer writing camps June-August for students grades 4th-7th! Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

TT Patton's Creative Writing Camp 6th-7th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly summer writing camps June-August for students grades 4th-7th! Thursday, August 6, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

Tower Lakes-Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

Tower Lakes The meeting takes place only if there are petitions to be heard. Thursday, August 6, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

TT Patton's Creative Writing Camp 6th-7th grade

Arts & Entertainment Come write with us! Join the TT Patton team for weekly summer writing camps June-August for students grades 4th-7th! Friday, August 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 123 E. Station St. Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit ttpatton.com.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, August 8, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Kid’s Veggie Adventure

Environment Come explore The Smart Farm, see how veggies grow, and what’s in the garden in August. Take a scavenger hunt through our gardens, help harvest what’s ripe, and sample some of the veggies. Ages 4-7. Monday, August 10, 10:00 - 10:30 AM, at The Smart Farm gardens and hoop house located on the Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Campus, 450 Route 22, Barrington. No charge. For additional information: www.smartfarms.org. Monday, August 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Smart Farm Garden and Hoop House Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital 450 Route 22, Barrington.

Tower Lakes-TLIA Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, August 10, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Native Trees & Shrubs Presentation

Environment Attend Citizens for Conservations' Native Trees and Shrubs presentation to learn how to use native woody plants to make your landscape a haven for birds, pollinators—and people. Be sure to take notes for the August CFC Native Tree and Shrub Sale. Program is free for CFC members; $10 for nonmembers. RSVP to CFC at 847-382-SAVE (7283) or cfc@citizensforconservation.org. Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Barrington Village Hall 200 S. Hough Street Barrington. For more info visit www.citizensforconservation.org.

Barrington Area Council on Aging-Alzheimer’s Support Group

Health For more information pleae contact: Bonnie Scherkenbach, MS, LPC Social Service Coordinator Barrington Area Council on Aging 6000 Garlands Ln. #100 Barrington, IL 60010 Bus. 847.852.3890 Fax. 847.381.5031. Thursday, August 13, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. The Lake Barrington Field House 28156 W. NorthPointe Parkway Lake Barrington, IL. For more info visit www.bacoa.org.

Tower Lakes-Plan Commission Meeting

Tower Lakes Thursday, August 13, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, August 15, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Tower Lakes-Village Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, August 17, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

Children's Fall Resale

Clubs & Organizations Clothing (preemies, sizes 0-16), maternity, shoes, toys, outdoor equipment, cribs, Halloween costumes, coats, boots, and more! ADMISSION $1.00 No strollers. Laundry baskets only. NOW ACCEPTING CREDIT CARDS! Visa, Master Card, Discover, cash, checks with ID. Saturday, August 22, 2015, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. ST PETER LUTHERAN CHURCH 202 E Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg, IL.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, August 22, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

BACOG Executive Board Meeting

Government & Politics Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. South Barrington Village Hall.

Women's Biz Net Breakfast

Business & Professional This month's topic is Learn to Leverage LinkedIn to Grow Your Business-presented by Vanessa Cabrera with Your Social Media Mentor, Inc. Thursday, August 27, 2015, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM. Biltmore Country Club 160 Biltmore Dr. North Barrington, 60010.

Village of Lake Barrington Plan Commission Meeting

Lake Barrington For more information regarding the Village of Lake Barrington or to check for meeting updates, go to the Village website at www.lakebarrington.org or call Village Hall at (847) 381-6010. Thursday, August 27, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Village Hall - 23860 Old Barrington Road.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, August 29, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Barrington Chapter of Amnesty International

Government & Politics Monthly speaker on Victims of Torture/ Prisoners of Conscience and Letter Writing. Sunday, August 30, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Barrington Area Library.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

Tower Lakes-Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

Tower Lakes The meeting takes place only if there are petitions to be heard. Thursday, September 3, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Preview Day

Education Visit us and experience the Judson Family. Come on your own or bring along a few friends and family and find out if Judson is right for you. Enjoy a campus tour, attend a meeting about your desired major, interact with current staff, faculty and students as well as attend chapel, dine in the cafeteria and much more! You may also experience our Overnight Preview Day, which includes all of the above plus an overnight stay to truly experience Judson dorm life and life on campus. Monday, September 7, 2015, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 1151 N. State Street Elgin, IL 60123. For more info visit www.judsonu.edu.

Barrington Newcomers & Neighbors Open House

Clubs & Organizations Barrington Newcomers and Neighbors is a non-profit social organization that welcomes new and established community members to help them meet and make friends. Join us for coffee and door prizes as we welcome you to learn more about our group and what we have to offer. Each month there are a variety of events and activities to help residents of all ages meet people, pursue new interests and have fun. Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Barrington Area Library.

Barrington Area Council on Aging-Alzheimer’s Support Group

Health For more information pleae contact: Bonnie Scherkenbach, MS, LPC Social Service Coordinator Barrington Area Council on Aging 6000 Garlands Ln. #100 Barrington, IL 60010 Bus. 847.852.3890 Fax. 847.381.5031. Thursday, September 10, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. The Lake Barrington Field House 28156 W. NorthPointe Parkway Lake Barrington, IL. For more info visit www.bacoa.org.

Tower Lakes-Plan Commission Meeting

Tower Lakes Thursday, September 10, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, September 12, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Tower Lakes-TLIA Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, September 14, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

BACC Network Scramble Luncheon

Business & Professional Network with nearly 100 potential prospects and power market your products and services! Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM. Pinstripes 100 W. Higgins Rd. South Barrington.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

Grove Ave School Carnival (Last One)

Grove Avenue Elementary School Friday, September 18, 2015, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Grove's Avenue School.

Run the Shores at Lake Barrington 5K Race & 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

Fundraisers & Benefits Summary: The Lake Barrington Shores Community Homeowners Association and the Village of Lake Barrington are co-hosting the 5th annual 5K race and 1 mile fun run/walk on Saturday, September 19, at 8 a.m. to benefit the Cuba Township Food Pantry and Cuba Cares, a 501c3 benefiting families and individuals in need of assistance. Participants can pre-register online and by mail, or register the day of the event from 7 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.  Registration fee is $20 for adults ($25 on race day) and $10 for children 12 and… Saturday, September 19, 2015, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Begins at Market Place Shopping Center located at Rt. 59 and Kelsey Road. For more info visit bit.ly.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, September 19, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Grove Ave School Carnival (Final One)

Fundraisers & Benefits Join the community for the final year of Grove's Annual Carnival. Drop by and say hello to Dr. K, as will be retiring at the end of the 2015/16 School year. Saturday, September 19, 2015, 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Grove Ave School.

Grove Ave Carnival (Final Event)

Fundraisers & Benefits Say goodbye the Carnival, with our biggest and best event yet! This is the last one, so stop by!! More rides, food and fun. With thanks to the Bloomsness Family who have shared this event with our community. Stop by and say good-bye to Dr. K, who will be retiring at the end of the 15/16 school year. Sunday, September 20, 2015, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Grove Ave School 900 South Grove Ave Barrington.

Tower Lakes-Village Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, September 21, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Barrington Area Book Review Club

Clubs & Organizations If you are interested and want more information please call Lisa Malovance at 847-382-4425. Tuesday, September 22, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Concorde Banquets 20922 N. rand Rd. Kildeer, Illinois.

BACOG Executive Board Meeting

Government & Politics Tuesday, September 22, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. North Barrington Village Hall.

Women's Biz Net Luncheon- Breast Cancer Awareness

Business & Professional This month's topic-a growing concern for women will be presented by Heidi Wiltse with Advocate Good Shepard Hospital. Join us at this month's program for lunch and networking. Thursday, September 24, 2015, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Garlands of Barrington 1000 Garlands Ln Barrington, 60010.

Village of Lake Barrington Plan Commission Meeting

Lake Barrington For more information regarding the Village of Lake Barrington or to check for meeting updates, go to the Village website at www.lakebarrington.org or call Village Hall at (847) 381-6010. Thursday, September 24, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Village Hall - 23860 Old Barrington Road.

Wine Tasting

Fundraisers & Benefits The members of the Barrington Chapter of the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago welcome to a fabulous wine tasting. Tastings from various wine vendors, heavy hors d’oeuvres prepared by professional chefs & dessert table $25.00 per person Your reservation cost is tax deductible Checks Payable to Barrington Infant Welfare Mail to: Dorothy Szumal, Event Treasurer 140 North Eighth Avenue Des Plaines, IL 60016 Respond before September 8, 2015 Reservations are confirmed by receipt of payment, and will be listed at the door. In addition 10% of your vendor wine purchase will be donated to the Barrington Infant Welfare Society This event is opened to the public. Reservations are limited Questions: barringtoninfantwelfare@gmail.com. Friday, September 25, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Abruzzo Kitchen & Bath Showroom 1105 Remington Road Schaumburg, Illinois 60173.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, September 26, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Barrington Chapter of Amnesty International

Government & Politics Monthly speaker on Victims of Torture/ Prisoners of Conscience and Letter Writing. Sunday, September 27, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Barrington Area Library.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

Tower Lakes-Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

Tower Lakes The meeting takes place only if there are petitions to be heard. Thursday, October 1, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Barrington United Methodist Church Rummage Sale

Fundraisers & Benefits Come to find a bit of everything: clothing, shoes, accessories,  lamps, small appliances, electronics, tools, sporting goods, toys, linens, household items, books, CD's, DVD's, videos, computer hardware and software, holiday items, crafts, and fabrics. A separate room--the French Room--is filled with antiques, collectibles, china, fine quality clothing, and jewelry.  Sporting goods fill a tent. The sale begins at 9:00 am on Friday October 2 and ends at 7:00 pm. On Saturday, October 3, the sale begins at 9:00 am and ends at noon. Friday, October 2, 2015, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Barrington United Methodist Church, 98 Algonquin Rd. (southeast corner of Rt. 62 and Rt. 59). For more info visit barringtonumc.com.

Barrington United Methodist Church Rummage Sale

Fundraisers & Benefits Come to find a bit of everything: clothing, shoes, accessories, lamps, small appliances, electronics, tools, sporting goods, toys, linens, household items, books, CD's, DVD's, videos, computer hardware and software, holiday items, crafts, and fabrics. A separate room--the French Room--is filled with antiques, collectibles, china, fine quality clothing, and jewelry. Sporting goods fill a tent. The sale begins at 9:00 am on Friday October 2 and ends at 7:00 pm. On Saturday, October 3, the sale begins at 9:00 am and ends at noon. Saturday, October 3, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Barrington United Methodist Church, 98 Algonquin, southeast corner of Rt. 62 and Rt. 59. For more info visit barringtonumc.com.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, October 3, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Barrington Area Council on Aging-Alzheimer’s Support Group

Health For more information pleae contact: Bonnie Scherkenbach, MS, LPC Social Service Coordinator Barrington Area Council on Aging 6000 Garlands Ln. #100 Barrington, IL 60010 Bus. 847.852.3890 Fax. 847.381.5031. Thursday, October 8, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. The Lake Barrington Field House 28156 W. NorthPointe Parkway Lake Barrington, IL. For more info visit www.bacoa.org.

Tower Lakes-Plan Commission Meeting

Tower Lakes Thursday, October 8, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, October 10, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble Razzle Dazzle Gala

Fundraisers & Benefits Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble's Razzle Dazzle Gala will feature performances by the BYDE company and vocalist Peter Oprisco, with live and silent auctions. All proceeds will support the 2015 BYDE production of The Nutcracker at Barrington High School and BYDE scholarships. For additional information please call BYDE at 847-382-6333. Saturday, October 10, 2015, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Sanfilippo Estate, Barrington Hills, IL.

Overnight Preview Day

Education Visit us and experience the Judson Family. Come on your own or bring along a few friends and family and find out if Judson is right for you. Enjoy a campus tour, attend a meeting about your desired major, interact with current staff, faculty and students as well as attend chapel, dine in the cafeteria and much more! You may also experience our Overnight Preview Day, which includes all of the above plus an overnight stay to truly experience Judson dorm life and life on campus. Sunday, October 11, 2015, 5:30 PM – Monday, October 12, 2015, 3:00 PM. 1151 N. State St Elgin IL 60123. For more info visit www.judsonu.edu.

World Leaders Forum Inspirational Series

Arts & Entertainment Join us for the World Leaders Forum Inspirational Series with Nick Vujicic, a successful motivational speaker and New York Times best-selling author who, despite his disabilities, has learned how to live a "ridiculously good" life. All proceeds are donated to the Entrepreneurship Program and are put towards educating tomorrow’s leaders. Monday, October 12, 2015, 6:45 PM – 8:00 PM. 1151 N. State Street Elgin IL 60123. For more info visit www.judsonu.edu.

Tower Lakes-TLIA Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, October 12, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Julie Lythgott-Haims, How to Raise an Adult

Barrington High School BHS PTO Morningline is hosting Julie Lythgott-Haims. She is the former Dean of Freshmen at Stanford University and the author of How to Raise an Adult. Julie's book helps parents "put themselves out of a job" by fostering their children's independence and allowing them to "find their true selves". Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Barrington High School.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

Judson University Founder's Day

Education Please join us in celebrating our heritage and history at our Founders’ Day activities on Friday, October 16, 2015. Friday, October 16, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Judson University 1151 N. State Street Elgin IL 60123. For more info visit www.judsonu.edu.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Health Let meditation help you to: • Decrease stress and anxiety • Enjoy a peaceful state of mind • Improve health in general • Strengthen your immune system • Increase motivation • Improve concentration and focus • Alleviate diseases and illnesses such as migraines, insomnia, asthma, ADHD and many more. Saturday, October 17, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. The Garlands 1000 Garlands Lane (Surround Sound Theater) Barrington IL, 60010.

Barrington Area CROP Hunger Walk

Fundraisers & Benefits The Barrington Area CROP Walk is an annual community hunger education and fund-raising event which raises funds to fight hunger locally and around the world. The Walk involves over a dozen churches, Barrington High School, and the community. Join, as a walker or sponsor, to help change the world, one step at a time. Sunday, October 18, 2015, 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Salem United Methodist Church 115 W. Lincoln Avenue Barrington. For more info visit www.crophungerwalk.org.

Tower Lakes-Village Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, October 19, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Women's Biz Net Luncheon

Business & Professional Enjoy networking while sipping on samples from Copper Fiddle Distillery & snacks from Jennie & Vera's Sweets + Savories. Thursday, October 22, 2015, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Garlands of Barrington 1000 Garlands Ln Barrington, 60010.

Village of Lake Barrington Plan Commission Meeting

Lake Barrington For more information regarding the Village of Lake Barrington or to check for meeting updates, go to the Village website at www.lakebarrington.org or call Village Hall at (847) 381-6010. Thursday, October 22, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Village Hall - 23860 Old Barrington Road.

Barrington Chapter of Amnesty International

Government & Politics Monthly speaker on Victims of Torture/ Prisoners of Conscience and Letter Writing. Sunday, October 25, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Barrington Area Library.

Barrington Area Book Review Club

Clubs & Organizations If you are interested and want more information please call Lisa Malovance at 847-382-4425. Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Concorde Banquets 20922 N. rand Rd. Kildeer, Illinois.

BACOG Executive Board Meeting

Government & Politics Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Lake Barrington Village Hall.

Tackle Your Parenting Challenges - Refresher

Education Join us on Wednesday for lunch and a refresher! You loved the workshop and continue to practice, yet you miss the accountability of the group and the structured learning. Register for our refresher series where you will be able to connect with other parents and reinforce key learning to enhance your parenting skills and help you achieve the results you seek. We'll tackle any and all challenges you face -- morning and bedtime routines, how to handle it when your child gets excluded, homework struggles, tuning out. You will feel renewed and re-energized after these sessions! Each session is $20.00 and a total of $60.00 if you attend all 3 sessions. Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.