Happening in Park Ridge

 

 

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MEDICATION & SHARPS COLLECTION

8 am - 11 am
first Thursday of every month in the foyer of City Hall
Questions? Call 847.318.5281 
 
NEW! 
The Police has a 24/7 green RX depository box located in their foyer at 200 S. Vine.
No liquid meds or sharps will be accepted.
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O C T O B E R   

 

Annual Pumpkin Patch (NOW thru 10/31)

PR Community Church –hours vary 847/823-3164

Halloween Hoopla; 6:30 pm

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Center

19 Sunday

Coffee, Classics & Connections; 9 am – 11 am

Center of Concern @ Library Parking Lot

2014 Niles-Park Ridge Crop Hunger Walk; 1:30 pm

Step off at Messiah Lutheran Church

www.cwsglobal.org

21 Tuesday

Senior Breakfast with Police; 9 am

PR Police Department @ Senior Centerts

22 Wednesday

Cook County Matters; 7:00 p.m.

League of Women Voters @ PR Library

23 Thursday

Choir / Orchestra Concert; 7:30 pm

Maine East High School

Fall Play; 7:30 pm

Maine South High School (thru 10/25)

24 Friday

Benefit Luncheon; 11:30 am

PR Panhellenic @ PR Country Club

Luncheon with Phil Ponce; Noon

(WTTW’s “Chicago Tonight” Host)

Summit of Uptown / RSVP 847/825-1161 x 129

Family Campfire; 7 pm

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Center

25 Saturday

Strides for Breast Cancer 5K Walk; 7:30 am  www.makingstrides.acsevents.org/

Hodges Park

“Mom”-ster Ball; 6:30 pm

Park District @ Maine Park

26 Sunday

Brickton’s Boo-tastic Bash; 1 pm – 4 pm

Olympia Park in Edison Park

Tea & Fashion Show; 2 pm

Ave to Independence @ Cotillion, Palatine

847/292-0870 x108

 

Scarecrow Decorating Contest - Homegrown Horror Fest

$10 donation - For more information, contact Kalo Foundation

at 847/261-4595 or visit www.kalofoundation.org

 

 

27 Monday

Meet Author Michael Hainey;  7 pm

PR Library @ Pickwick Theatre

29 Wednesday

Successful Aging Workshop II; 9:30 am

Center of Concern @ Library

Trunk or Treat; 5 pm – 7 pm

Park District @ Hodges Park

 

PR Civic Orchestra Family Halloween Activities

Kalo Coloring Activity 5pm-6:30pm, Costume Parade 6:30 pm, and Family Concert at 7 pm (Pickwick Theatre)

 

Police Chief’s Roundtable; 7 pm

Council Chambers @ City Hall

Orchestra Concert; 7:30 pm

Maine South High School

30 Thursday

Choir, Band, & Jazz Concert; 7:30 pm

Maine South High School

31 Friday

Halloween Family Magic Show; 7 pm – 8:30 pm

Park District @ Maine Park

 

N O V E M B E R 

1 Saturday

Senior Center Annual Bazaar; 10 am – 3 pm

Park District @ Senior Center

 

Pumpkin Smash & Bash; 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Park District @ Centennial Park Sled Hill

4 Tuesday

Election Day

Polls open 6 am – 7 pm

www.cookcountyclerk.com for more info

 

School’s Out Fun Club; 7 am – 6 pm

Park District @ Maine Park (ages 5-12)

 

6 Thursday

Quench your Palette; 7 pm – 9 pm

Brickton Learning Center (age 18+)

 

7 Friday

Kalo Foundation Presentation; 12:15 pm

PR Panhellenic @ PR Country Club

 

Friday Fun Club; 5 pm – 7 pm

Brickton Learning Center (ages 6-10)

 

V-Show; 7:30 pm (and 11/8)

Maine East High School

 

Fall Book Sale; hours vary

(thru 11/9) @ PR Public Library

 

8 Saturday

Santa’s Estate Sale; 9 am – 3 pm

PR Presbyterian Church

 

 Book Signing & Luncheon Event by Kalo ; Noon - 3pm

Jayne Anne Philip, Author of Quiet Dell @ Summit of Uptown

 

Pirate & Princess Pizza Party; 6 pm – 8 pm

Park District @ Maine Park

 

“An Irish Caeli” / Dinner; 6:30 p.m.

Mary Seat of Wisdom Parish;  Call 847/696-3471

 

11 Tuesday

Chinese Ink Painting; 7 pm – 9 pm

Brickton Learning Center (ages 18+)

 

12 Wednesday

“Genealogy” – Gloria Flathom; 11:30 a.m.

21st Star Ch. DAR @ PR Country Club

 

13 Thursday

Plant Partners; 7 p.m.

Garden Club @ Senior Center

 

Zanies Comedy Night; 8 pm

PR Community Fund @ Zanies, Rosemont

14 Friday

Bunko Parties; 12:15 pm & 6:30 pm

Center of Concern 847/823-0453@ PR Country Club

 

15 Saturday

Tea with Rachel Barton Pine; 1:00 p.m.

PR Civic Orchestra 847/692-7726 @ PR Country Club

 

16 Saturday

Holiday Boutique; 10 am—4 pm

PR Community Church

 

18 Tuesday

Senior Breakfast with Police; 9 am

PR Police Department @ Senior Center

19 Wednesday

PR Community Fund Fund-Raiser

7:00 p.m. Hunger Games : Mockingjay

at Pickwick Theatre - for more INFO click link

 

Turkey Table Toppers; 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Center

 

20 Thursday

V-Show; 7:30 pm

Maine South High School  (thru 11/22)

22 Saturday

Thanksgiving Skate; 1 pm – 2 pm

Park District @ Oakton Ice Arena

 

Turkey & “Stuffing”; 6 pm – 8:30 pm

Park District @ Maine Park

27— 28 Thursday & Friday

City offices closed for holiday observance

 

28 Friday

WinterFest Celebration: 6 pm—9 pm

Presented by the PR Chamber of Commerce

Uptown & South Park

Santa at the Library; 6 pm – 8:30 pm

Fire Department Holiday Open House; 6 pm – 9 pm

Station #35, 901 W. Devon

 

D E C E M B E R  

4 Thursday

Guitar Concert; 7:30 pm

Maine South High School

 

5 Friday

Holiday Musical; 12:15 pm

PR Panhellenic @ PR Country Club

 

6 Saturday

Cookie Walk & Bake Sale; 9 am

@ United Methodist Church

 

Empty Bowls; 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

at Oakton Community College

Purchase a beautiful hand-crafted ceramic bowl

made by local crafters for $15 and enjoy a soup-kitchen lunch

http://vimeo.com/oakton/emptybowls

 

7 Sunday

Vocal & Instrumental Cantata; 10am

PR Presbyterian Church

“It’s a Wonderful Life” Movie Fundraiser; Noon

PR Community Fund @ Pickwick Theatre

 

10 Wednesday

“Christmas in Song”; 11:30 a.m. (Maine So. Vocal Jazz Ensemble)

21st Star Ch. DAR 2 @PR Country Club

 

12 Friday

Holiday Concert; 7:30 pm

Maine South High School

 

14 Sunday

Winter Concert; 2 pm

Maine East High School

 

22 Monday

School District 64 – Winter Break (thru 1/2/15)

 

24 –25 Wednesday & Thursday

City offices closed for holiday observation

The City of Park Ridge wishes you and your family a safe and peaceful holiday!

 

Links to information about Seasonal Events Information can be found on this PAGE

Links to information about local events:

Park Ridge Events & News

Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce Calendar of Events

Park Ridge Park District Upcoming Events

Park Ridge Library Schedule of Library Programs  

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