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Northwest Suburban Genealogy Society Meeting

Clubs & Organizations "Genealogical Research Strategies" Bob Allen will describe the useful approaches he has found helpful in developing a strategic research plan of action. Learn about his plan and some of the surprising results. Bob is a member of NWSGS and has been conducting his genealogy research for more than 30 years. Doors open at 9am for casual discussion; meeting begins at 10am. Everyone is welcome. No registration or fee required. Saturday, August 29, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Arlington Heights Senior Center 1801 W. Central Road, Arlington Heights, 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 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.

Barrington Junior Women's Club New Member Meeting

Clubs & Organizations New Member Meet and Greet Social Meeting Dianne Bischoff James, Life Reboot Specialist and "The Real Brass Ring" author, will be speaking about midlife, reinvention, transformation, and personal engagement. Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. The Onion Pub 22221 N Pepper Rd, Lake Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit www.living60010.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, September 2, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

Make the MOST of Your Next Networking Event

Business & Professional Hosts Andrea Herran of Focus HR Consulting and Victoria Cook with the Center for Guilt-Free Success offer insight into the best networking techniques and how to gain the most prospects at networking events. Cost is $15 and includes lunch Register at www.BarringtonChamber.com, or call the Chamber at 847-381-2525. Thursday, September 3, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Barrington Chamber of Commerce Office 190 E. James St. Barrington, IL 60010.

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.

Smart Farm Farm to Table Dinner

Fundraisers & Benefits Smart Farm of Barrington is proud to announce its Second Annual Farm to Table dinner will take place on Saturday, September 12, at the Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Barn, 450 W. Highway 22, in Barrington. Drinks and a tour of Smart Farm will start at 5:30 pm with dinner to follow at 6:30 pm. This event will be a fun and delicious fundraiser to support Smart Farm as well as an opportunity to enjoy an evening connecting Farm, Food, and Community. The cost is $150.00 per person and reservations are required. To make your reservation, visit www.smartfarms.org. Saturday, September 12, 2015, 5:30 PM. Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Barn 450 W. Hwy. 22 Barrington, IL.

BYDE Nutcracker Auditions

Arts & Entertainment Auditions are open to students age 7 and up from any dance studio. Please arrive 15 minutes in advance to register & pay $20.00 audition fee. 12:00-12:30 Age 7-8 12:45-1:30 Age 9-11 1:45-2:30 Age 12-13 2:45-3:30 Age 14 & up. Sunday, September 13, 2015, 12:00 AM – 3:30 AM. Barrington Dance Academy 758 W Northwest Highway Barrington, IL 60010. For more info visit byde.org.

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.

Hoedown at Walk On Corral

Fundraisers & Benefits Save the date, bring your friends! 3rd Annual family fun hoedown FUNraiser. Walk On is a 501c3, not-for-profit therapeutic horse back program for children and adults with physical, cognitive, social and emotional disabilities. Live Entertainment: Rob Cunningham Balloon Creations: RC Juggles Roping Demos: Darlene Carper Petting Zoo Pony Rides GAMES Lots of Vendors We are located in Lake County Barrington, IL at Hart & Cuba Roads. Have questions walkonfarm@comcast.net or 847-381-4231. Sunday, September 20, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Walk On Farm 26665 West Cuba Road Barrington 60010.

Green Thumbs Garden Club Floral Demonstration

Clubs & Organizations Candy Quinn, owner of Prairie Basket Florist will show us how to make beautiful flower arrangements - and we will raffle off the results! Note that we will return to our normal meeting time of 1:15 PM in October. Please join us - we have great speakers every month and yummy refreshments. Monday, September 21, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Meeting Room Side B, Barrington Area Library.

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.

ART IN THE BARN

Arts & Entertainment Saturday, September 26, 2015, 10:00 AM – Sunday, September 27, 2015, 5:00 PM. Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital 450 W Hwy 22 Barrington, IL 60010.

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.

Barrington 220 Educational Foundation 4th Annual Alumni Legends Event

District 220 The Barrington 220 Educational Foundation is very excited to unveil the featured celebrities participating in the 4th Annual Alumni Legends events. This year’s program, appropriately titled, ‘Seeker of Stars & Keeper of the Sea’ will feature Barrington alumni Dr. Wallace J. Nichols and Dr. Laura Lopez. Both scientists will participate in a moderated dialogue session on Thursday, October 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Barrington High School. Immediately following the session, Dr. Nichols and Dr. Lopez will attend a private reception at the newly-opened Barrington White House from 8:00-9:30 p.m. Both events are open to the public and tickets for both events are available at www.220foundation.org. Thursday, October 1, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Barrington High School.

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.

Barrington Public Safety Open House

Barrington Saturday, October 3, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

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.

Razzle Dazzle Gala

Arts & Entertainment Join us for live and silent auctions, music by Peter Oprisco, performances by the Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble, dining & dancing. Tickets are $150 per attendee, please call 847-382-6333 to request an invitation. The Razzle Dazzle Gala supports BYDE's 2015 production of The Nutcracker. Saturday, October 10, 2015, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Sanfilippo Estate 789 Plum Tree Rd. Barrington Hills, IL.

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.

Green Thumbs Garden Club Gardening in our Golden Years

Clubs & Organizations Judy Wherley, Horticulturist, will present a program on Gardening in our Golden Years. Green Thumbs Garden Club of Barrington meets on the third Monday of each month at the Library. Please join us for great speakers and yummy refreshments. Monday, October 19, 2015, 1:15 PM – 4:00 PM. Barrington Area Library, Meeting Room Side B.

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.

Tower Lakes-Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

Tower Lakes The meeting takes place only if there are petitions to be heard. Thursday, November 5, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Showcase of Arts & Crafts

Arts & Entertainment Celebrate our 14th year anniversary of the Showcase of Arts and Crafts. This year's show will feature approximately 85 artists. It is a juried, mixed media show featuring all types of items to purchase for the Christmas holidays and/or just splurge on yourself. Some of the items featured will be: Jewelry, Photography, Antiques, Stained Glass, Faberge Eggs, Gourd Art, Clothing, and so much more. Mark your calendar now!! Saturday, November 7, 2015 – Sunday, November 8, 2015. Barrington Park District 235 Lions Drive Barrington, IL (Langendorf Park - Fitness & Rec. Center).

Tower Lakes-TLIA Board Meeting

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

Veterans Day

Veterans Day, formerly Armistice Day, is an annual commemoration in the United States honoring veterans of the armed services. It coincides with a worldwide commemoration known as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day, denoting the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I. Major hostilities of World War I were formally ended with Germany signing the Armistice at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918. A Blue Star Memorial Marker has been placed at the Barrington Area Civil War Enlistment Site, located at the intersection of Old Sutton and Dundee Roads in Barrington Hills. The Council of Barrington Garden Clubs and the Village of Barrington Hill's joint application was accepted for the marker by the National Garden Clubs. The program was established as a way to pay tribute to "All who have served, are serving and will serve." The Blue Star Marker, was dedicated on the site on Memorial Day May 27, 2013.  A video has been released in honor of Veterans Day. Click… Type of Event: Community/Volunteer. Web Link: Barrington Hills - Home Page. Posted: 10/1/2012. Wednesday, November 11, 2015.

Village Hall Closed - Veterans Day

Veterans Day, formerly Armistice Day, is an annual commemoration in the United States honoring veterans of the armed services. It coincides with a worldwide commemoration known as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day, denoting the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I. Major hostilities of World War I were formally ended with Germany signing the Armistice at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918. A Blue Star Memorial Marker has been placed at the Barrington Area Civil War Enlistment Site, located at the intersection of Old Sutton and Dundee Roads in Barrington Hills. The Council of Barrington Garden Clubs and the Village of Barrington Hill's joint application was accepted for the marker by the National Garden Clubs. The program was established as a way to pay tribute to "All who have served, are serving and will serve." The Blue Star Marker, was dedicated on the site on Memorial Day May 27, 2013.  A video has been released in honor of Veterans Day. Click… Type of Event: Community/Volunteer. Web Link: Barrington Hills - Home Page. Posted: 12/26/2012. Wednesday, November 11, 2015.

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, November 11, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

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, November 12, 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, November 12, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

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. Friday, November 13, 2015, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 1151 N. State Street Elgin IL 60123. For more info visit www.judsonu.edu.

Green Thumbs Garden Club - Sea of Sand, Land of Water

Clubs & Organizations Joyce Basel will present a beautiful slide show about Namibia - from the deserts to the water wonderland of Botswana's delta and then on to Victoria Falls. Please join the Green Thumbs of Barrington Garden Club for great speakers and yummy refreshments on the third Monday of each month. Monday, November 16, 2015, 1:15 PM – 4:00 PM. Barrington Area Library Meeting Room Side B.

Tower Lakes-Village Board Meeting

Tower Lakes Monday, November 16, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Tower Lakes Village Hall.

Women's Biz Net Barrington Bliss Holiday Luncheon

Business & Professional Celebrate the holiday season with a special lunch and networking with other professional woman. Please click here to register. Thursday, November 19, 2015, 6:00 PM. Marriott Northwest 4800 Hoffman Blvd Hoffman Estates, 60192.

Barrington Area Book Review Club

Clubs & Organizations If you are interested and want more information please call Lisa Malovance at 847-382-4425. Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Concorde Banquets 20922 N. rand Rd. Kildeer, Illinois.

BACOG Executive Board Meeting

Government & Politics Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 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, November 25, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Samaritan Counseling Center 800 Hart Road, Suite 250 Barrington.

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, November 26, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Village Hall - 23860 Old Barrington Road.