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September 2018

Tue25

Lake Barrington Farmers Market

Angel Water, 28214 W Northwest Hwy
Lake Barrington, IL 60010

Shop for local goods at the all new farmers market in Lake Barrington. Located on the corner of Route 14 and Pepper Road, come to find your next favorite treat! Tuesdays, June 5 - September 25; 3 - 7 p.m.

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Tue25

School Safety Community Night @ BHS

Barrington High School, 616 W Main St
Barrington, IL 60010

During the 2018-19 school year, Barrington 220 will host its first ever week long campaign called “Safety 220” to educate our students, staff and community about some of these school safety measures and how to respond to various crisis situations. As part of that week long campaign, Barrington 220 will also partner with Barrington Police and Fire to host a School Safety Community Night on Tuesday, September 25 at 7pm in the BHS auditorium. All community members are encouraged to…

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Thu27

Farmer’s Market

Village of Barrington, Main street
Barrington, IL 60010

The annual Barrington Farmers’ Market returns on June 14, with a time change this year (3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.) The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, organics, meats, eggs, flowers, pastries, cheeses, seafood, and more.   In 2018 the market has undergone a revitalization in hopes of building a new food system, fostering entrepreneurship, and encouraging community.     For more information, go to www.barringtonfarmersmarket.com.

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Thu27

Outstanding Women Leaders Awards (OWLS)

Biltmore Country Club, 160 Biltmore Dr
North Barrington, IL 60010

OWL Award Recipients will be recognized in the following categories: Professional Excellence, Community Contributions, Nonprofit Leadership, Mentorship and Education. OWL Award applications are now being accepted and must be submitted to the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce by August 20, 2018. Nominations for the OWL Award are now being accepted and forms are available at the Chamber office located at 190 E. James St. in Barrington, or can be downloaded from the BACC website at: www.BarringtonChamber.com.

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$35
Thu27

Garry Wills Explores the Qur’an – Panel Discussion with Local Pastors

Barrington’s White House, 145 W Main St
Barrington, IL 60010

Pulitzer Prize winning author and Northwestern Professor Emeritus Garry Wills, Ph.D., will be joined by a panel of Barrington area ministers to engage in a thoughtful conversation on what the Qur’an means and why it matters. Wills has authored dozens of books on religious, governmental and historical topics, including his latest on the Qur’an and his Pulitzer Prize winning Lincoln at Gettysburg. Buy tickets here: http://www.barringtonswhitehouse.com/event/garry-wills-explores-the-quran-panel-discussion-with-local-pastors/

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$20

October 2018

Mon01

Launching Emotionally Healthy Young Adults

Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway
Barrington, IL 60010

Parenting young adults in our stressful world is challenging. Report cards and test scores assess academic preparation. How do we gauge our young peoples’ emotional readiness? Concerned about your teen or young adult? Uncertainty about what is normal Bouts of sadness or depression Anxiety or stress management Parenting from a distance Having the tough conversation about mental health Learn from our panel of experts Dr. Eric Nolan, Adolescent Psychiatrist Beth Jones, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, District 220 Peggy Kubert,…

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Thu04

Farmer’s Market

Village of Barrington, Main street
Barrington, IL 60010

The annual Barrington Farmers’ Market returns on June 14, with a time change this year (3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.) The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, organics, meats, eggs, flowers, pastries, cheeses, seafood, and more.   In 2018 the market has undergone a revitalization in hopes of building a new food system, fostering entrepreneurship, and encouraging community.     For more information, go to www.barringtonfarmersmarket.com.

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Fri0506

Barrington United Methodist Church: 85th Annual Rummage Sale

Barrington United Methodist Church, 98 IL-62
Barrington, IL 60010

Come to find a bit of everything! This year marks the 85th Anniversary of the Rummage Sale at Barrington United Methodist Church, southeast corner of Rt. 59 and Rt. 62 (Algonquin Rd.). The sale is Friday, Oct. 5 from 9:oo am to 7:00 pm and Saturday, Oct. 6 from 9:oo am to noon. Come to find a bit of everything: clothing, shoes, accessories, lamps, small appliances, tools, garden items, small furniture pieces, sporting goods, toys, linens, household items, books, CD’s,…

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Thu11

Farmer’s Market

Village of Barrington, Main street
Barrington, IL 60010

The annual Barrington Farmers’ Market returns on June 14, with a time change this year (3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.) The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, organics, meats, eggs, flowers, pastries, cheeses, seafood, and more.   In 2018 the market has undergone a revitalization in hopes of building a new food system, fostering entrepreneurship, and encouraging community.     For more information, go to www.barringtonfarmersmarket.com.

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Thu11

TEDxBarringtonAreaLibrary

Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway
Barrington, IL 60010

You've heard of TED, the non-profit, global phenomenon devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading.

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Fri12

Second Friday Presents Elaine Dame Trio

Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway
Barrington, IL 60010

We're thrilled to welcome talented Chicago jazz singer Elaine Dame and her musicians as they swing the standards.

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Sat13

Barrington Fall Wine Walk

Stroll from shop to shop in downtown Barrington and sip wine at each location as you browse their unique offerings. Check-in will be held at Neoteca! Ticket price includes access to wine at each location, souvenir wine glass, a map of wine tasting locations, and a list to check off each sample. Pricing: $25 fee per vendor $20 fee per guest (+$2 processing fee)

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$20
Sat13

Barrington Dance Ensemble’s “The Grand Tour” Gala

Barrington Dance Ensemble (BDE) invites the community to The Grand Tour, its 2018 Gala Fundraiser to be held Saturday, October 13th, at 6:00 pm in the Eden Palais Carousel House at the estate of Jasper and Marian Sanfilippo. The evening’s guests will be entertained by Barrington Dance Ensemble’s company dancers, who will perform several works including Karen Janet’s “Italia” and variations from La Bayadere. The evening will feature tours of the estate, as well as live and silent auctions, and…

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$150
Sun14

American Art Presentation: Crystal Bridges Museum

Barrington’s White House, 145 West Main Street
Barrington, IL 60010

Learn about many of America’s most famous paintings and gain insights into the collecting strategy of museum founder Alice Walton. Noted art historian and professor, Gayle Seymour, will present a slide lecture with highlights from the esteemed museum’s permanent collection—some of the most recognized pieces in American history. There will be a reception with cash bar following the event.

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$15
Thu18

Farmer’s Market

Village of Barrington, Main street
Barrington, IL 60010

The annual Barrington Farmers’ Market returns on June 14, with a time change this year (3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.) The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, organics, meats, eggs, flowers, pastries, cheeses, seafood, and more.   In 2018 the market has undergone a revitalization in hopes of building a new food system, fostering entrepreneurship, and encouraging community.     For more information, go to www.barringtonfarmersmarket.com.

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Thu18

Third Thursday Welcomes Steve Puttrich

Barrington’s White House, 145 West Main Street
Barrington, IL 60010

Your art night out! Each 3rd Thursday features a local artist exhibition with works for sale, with complimentary hors d’ oeuvres On Occasion Catering and a cash bar.

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Sun21

Barrington Area Crop Walk

St. Paul United Church of Christ, 401 E Main St
Barrington, IL 60010

This year the Walk takes place throughout the Village of Barrington, beginning at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 401 E. Main St., Barrington, on Sunday, October 21. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. and the Walk will begin at 1:00. CROP Hunger Walk funds benefit the overall work and ministry of Church World Service. And, it’s important to note that 25 percent of funds raised in Barrington stays in our area benefiting the Northern Illinois Food Bank, the FISH Food…

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November 2018

Sun04

A One-Woman Historical Performance by Barbara Rinella – A Visit with Eliza Hamilton

Barrington’s White House, 145 West Main Street
Barrington, IL 60010

Be in the room where it happens! On the heels of the Hamilton Broadway show and biography, Rinella brings Alexander’s wife, Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, to life. Rinella, an “academic entertainer,” is known across Chicagoland for her historical portrayals. Learn about the beautiful, wealthy and adventurous Eliza and her famous, founding father husband. This event is followed by a reception with a cash bar.

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$20
Fri09

Second Fridays: The Corsairs featuring Chris Casello

Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway
Barrington, IL 60010

Chris Casello and his band are bringing the boogie! Just try sitting still with this upbeat rockabilly and honky tonk band in the house!

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Thu15

Bliss Holiday Boutique and Luncheon

Wynstone Country Club, 1 S Wynstone Dr
North Barrington, IL 60010

Tickets: Single Ticket $40 Tables of 8 for $300

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$40
Thu15

Third Thursday Welcomes Judy Skulborstad

Barrington’s White House, 145 West Main Street
Barrington, IL 60010

Your art night out! Each 3rd Thursday features a local artist exhibition with works for sale, with complimentary hors d’ oeuvres On Occasion Catering and a cash bar.

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Tue20

Mixer of the Month

Advocate Good Shepherd Fitness Center, 1301 S. Barrington Rd
Barrington, IL 60010

Join us for the Mixer of the Month held at Good Shepherd Fitness Center!

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Fri2325

Norton’s U.S.A. 12th Annual Christmas Open House

Norton’s U.S.A., 400 Lageschulte St.
Barrington, IL 60010

They are kicking off the holidays with their 12th Annual Open House! Norton’s U.S.A. will be decked it out in all types of Made in U.S.A. holiday décor. They will be unveiling spectacular gifts, beautiful decorations, stunning holiday art, festive holiday treats and more to help make your holidays dazzling. Plus, take a peek at wrapping paper crafted here in Barrington by owner Deborah Leydig. Donations for the Barrington Township Food Pantry will be collected to help local families in need. Enjoy…

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December 2018

Thu06

BACC Holiday Mixer

Solana Deerpark, 21840 West Lake Cook Road
Deerpark, IL 60010

Free event!

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