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R E C U R R E N T    E V E N T S

EVERYDAY

SOLID FORM MEDICATION COLLECTION

Collection 24/7 in the Police Department at 200 S. Vine

(PLEASE - NO LIQUID MEDS OR SHARPS!)

 

TUESDAY & THURSDAY

YOGA

St. Luke's Lutheran Church; 75 minute classes; $5 donation

Tuesday 7 pm regular; Thursday 9:30 am regular; Thursday 11 am Chair

 

THIRD TUESDAY EVERY MONTH

SENIOR BREAKFAST WITH THE POLICE

at the Senior Center, 100 S. Western Avenue / 9 a.m.

Questions?  Call Officer Ben Peterson at 847/318-5233

 

FIRST THURSDAY EVERY MONTH

MEDICATION, SHARPS, & BULB COLLECTION

1st Thursday of every month in the foyer of City Hall; 8 am - 11 am

Questions? Call 847.318.5281

 

SECOND FRIDAY EVERY MONTH

SENIOR ASSISTANCE

Kris Sadur, Outreach Coordinator from Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky's office

Senior Center, 100 S. Western Avenue  / 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

 

MONTHLY

CENTER OF CONCERN

QUESTIONS?  Call 847/823-0453

Every Monday, by appt.

Employment Counseling

Every Wednesday, by appt.

Grief & Loss Counseling

Seniors & Caregiving Counseling

Medicare Counseling

Legal Counseling

           

S E P T E M B E R

27 Thursday

Kiwanis Club of PR Peanut Days

(also 9/28 & 9/29)

 

Fall Play; 7:30pm

Maine East Auditorium - https://east.maine207.org  or 847/692-8500 for more info

(9/28 @ 7:30pm, 9/29 @ 2:00pm)

 

28 Friday

Kalo / Iannelli Studio  - Arts & Carafes Fundraiser; 6 pm 

PR Country Club

 

29 Saturday

Community Garage Sale; 9am – 3pm

Maine Township Town Hall

 

Maine South Homecoming Parade; 10 am

Stepoff from Maine South High School to City Hall using parade route

 

Park District Oktoberfest Event; Noon - 9 pm

Hodges Park

 

O C T O B E R 

5 Friday

Third Grade Throwdown; 7 p.m.

Park District @ Maine Park

 

“Unspeakable Triumph” Play; 7 p.m.

(also 10/6, 7pm;  10/7, 1 pm)

@ 1st United Methodist Church

 

6 Saturday

ACS Making Strides 5K Walk;  7:30 am

@ Hodges Park

 

Art Show & Sale; 10 am—4 pm 

Kalo/Iannelli Studio (weekends)

 

Info about School Dist. 207 Referendum; 3 p.m.

League of Women Voters@ PR Community Church

 

8 Monday

Columbus Day Public Skate; 11 a.m.

Park District @ Oakton Ice Arena

 

11 Thursday

Halloween Hoopla; 6:30 p.m.

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Ctr.

 

Art & Architecture in your Garden; 7 p.m.

Garden Club @ Centennial Activity Center

 

12 Friday

Friday Night Live Club (4 & 5 graders); 7 p.m.

Park District @ Maine Park

 

13 Saturday

Park Ridge Milestones of History; 11:30 a.m.

21st Star Ch. NSDAR @ Country Club

 

PR Community Church Pumpkin Patch opens

Tues-Fri. 3:30 p.m. – 7 pm; Sat. 9 am – 7 pm;  and

Sun. 11 am – 7 pm AND,

It’s a Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown movie at dusk

10/13, 19, 20, 26 & 27

 

18 Friday

Watercolorist Demo & Workshop; 7 p.m.

Art League @ Centennial Activity Ctr.

 

19 Friday

Fall Orchestra & Choir Concert; 7 p.m.

@ Maine East High School

 

Third Grade Throwdown; 7 p.m.

Park District @ Maine Park

 

Family Campfire; 7 p.m.

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Center

 

20 Saturday

Resolve Walk of Hope; 8 am

@ Hodges Park

 

Les Mills Launch Party; 9:15 a.m.

Park District @ Centennial Fitness Center

 

Free Spin Orientation; 10:45 a.m.

Park District @ Centennial Fitness Center

 

Skeleton Egg Hunt; 2 p.m.

Park District @ Centennial Fitness Center

 

Band Spectacular; 7 p.m.

@ Maine South High School – Auditorium

 

21 Sunday

Niles-Park Ridge Crop Walk; 1:30 p.m.

Step off @ 2:30 p.m. at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church

 

The Force of American Music; 3 pm

PR Civic Orchestra @ Maine East H.S.

 

22 Monday

Early Voting begins (through 11/5)

Centennial Activity Ctr. @ 100 S. Western Avenue

Visit www.cookcountyclerk.com for information

 

From Dark into Light / Domestic Abuse Awareness; 7 pm 

320 S. Washington / Parish Life Center

 

25 Thursday

Spotlight on Wine; 5:30 pm

Avenues to Indep. @ Harold Washington Library

 

Maine South Choir Concert; 7:30 p.m.

@ Maine South Auditorium

 

26 Friday

Attic to Basement Rummage Sale; 9 am

First United Methodist Church  (also 10/27)

 

Ghostbusters Ball; 7 p.m.

Park District @ Prospect Park

 

27 Saturday

E.L.F. Halloween Hustle 5 K run /walk; 8 am

Hodges Park

 

Kooky Spooky Skate; 1 pm

Park District @ Oakton Ice Arena

 

 

N O V E M B E R

2 Friday

Friday Night Live Club (4 & 5 Grade); 7 p.m.

Park District @ Maine Park

 

V – Show; 7:30 p.m. (also 11/3)

Maine South High School – Auditorium

 

3 Saturday

Annual Holiday Bazaar; 10 a.m.

Park District @ Centennial Activity Ctr.

 

Fall Fest for Scholarships; 11 am – 3 pm

PR Panhellenic @ Country Club

 

Pumpkin Smash & Bash; 12:30 p.m.

Park District @ Centennial Park Sled Hill

 

“Cabaret” Fundraiser; 5 p.m.

Park Ridge Chorale; St Luke’s Lutheran Church

 

6 November

Election Day: Polls open 6 am - 7 pm 

Visit www.cookcountyclerk.com for information

 

8 Thursday

Orchestra Concert; 7:30 pm

Maine East High School – Auditorium

 

Backyard Birds & Bird Feeding; 7 p.m.

Garden Club @ Centennial Activity Center

 

9 Friday

Bunko Parties; 12:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Center of Concern @ PR Country Club

 

Incredi-“Ball;” 7 p.m.

Park District @ South Park Rec. Center

 

10 Saturday

Playdate with Nature; 9 a.m.

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Center

 

Free Spin Orientation; 10:45 a.m.

Park District @ Centennial Fitness Center

 

Middle School Open Gym & Swim; 7 p.m.

Park District @ Centennial Fitness Center

 

11 Sunday

American Legion’s Veterans Day Ceremony; 11 a.m.

American Legions Veteran Monument / Hodges Park

 

Veteran’s Band Concert; 2 p.m.

Maine South High School – Auditorium

 

14 Wednesday

The History of Taps; 11:30 a.m.

21st Star Ch. NSDAR @ Country Club

 

15 Thursday

Turkey Table Toppers; 6:30 p.m.

Park District @ Wildwood Nature Center

 

Fall Drama Showcase; 7 p.m.

Maine East High School—Actors Studio

 

16 Friday

Scratch Board Demo & Workshop; 7 p.m.

PR Art League @ Centennial Activity Ctr.

 

“A Dickens of a Xmas” Holiday Concert; 7:00 p.m.

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church

 

Orchestra Concert; 7:30 p.m.

Maine South High School – Auditorium

 

17 Saturday

Thanksgiving Skate; 1 p.m.

Park District @ Oakton Ice Arena

 

22 Thursday

City Hall offices closed for

Holiday observation (also 11/23)

 

23 Friday

Winterfest; 6 pm—9 pm

Business districts of Park Ridge

 

30 Friday

Orchesis Show; 7:30 p.m. (and 12/1)

Maine South High School – Auditorium

 

D E C E M B E R

1 Saturday

Cookie Walk Bake Sale; 9 a.m.

First United Methodist Church

 

2 Sunday

Winter Concert; 2 pm

Maine East Auditorium

 

6 Thursday

Christmas Pot Luck Dinner; 6:30 p.m.

PR Garden Club @ Centennial Activity Center

 

7 Friday

Holiday Concert; 12:15 pm

PR Panhellenic @ Country Club

 

8 Saturday

A Dickens of X-mas; 7 pm

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church

 

9 Sunday

An Irish Christmas; 3 pm

PR Civic Orchestra @ Maine East HS

 

12 December

Christmas in Song; 11:30 a.m.

Maine South Vocal Jazz Ensemble  / 21st Star Ch. NSDAR @ Country Club

 

14 Friday

Holiday Concert; 7 p.m.

Maine South High School – Auditorium

 

24 Monday

City offices closed for holiday observation (and 12/25)

 

School District 64 Winter Recess (through 1/4/19)

 

 

 

                                                                                

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