• Join Citizens for Conservation to restore local woodlands, wetlands and prairies as high-quality habitats for wildlife. Activities include cutting brush, planting native plants and removing invasive plants. Wear old clothes, sturdy shoes or boots, and bring work gloves. Tools and refreshments are provided.
    • 2014-07-24T09:00:00Z
    • Citizens for Conservation
      459 W. Highway 22
      Barrington
      IL
      60010
      847-382-7283
    • The group meets on the fourth Thursday of each month.
    • 2014-07-24T14:00:00Z
    • Lake Barrington Woods
      22320 Classic Court
      Lake Barrington
      IL
      60010
      847-842-8900
    • Recycle old or unusable batteries, keyboards, computers, printers, tablets, DVD players or cellphones. Monitors and TVs will not be accepted. For large drop-offs or questions, call 847-540-3741.
    • 2014-07-25T10:00:00Z
    • Countryside Association for People with Disabilities
      21154 W. Shirley Road
      Palatine
      IL
      60074
      847-540-3706
    • The volunteer civic organization meets weekly on Fridays. Guests are welcome.
    • 2014-07-25T12:15:00Z
    • Holiday Inn Express
      197 S. Rand Road
      Lake Zurich
      IL
      60047
      847-726-7500
    • Stillman is open to drop-ins each Sunday through 4 p.m. Private hours for groups are also available; call 847-428-6957 or email stillnc@wildblue.net. More information is also available at www.stillmannc.org.
    • 2014-07-27T09:00:00Z
    • Stillman Nature Center
      33 W. Penny Road
      South Barrington
      IL
      60010
      847-428-6957
    • Bingo begins at 11 a.m. and lunch is served at noon for this weekly meeting, sponsored by the Barrington Council on Aging. Cost is $5; registration and prepayment are required by calling 847-381-5030.
    • 2014-07-28T10:30:00Z
    • Barrington Park District
      235 Lions Drive
      Barrington
      IL
      60010
      847-381-0687
    • Kids ages 1-5 are invited to attend story time with their parents. Parents or caregivers must be present.
    • 2014-07-28T12:00:00Z
    • North Hoffman Palatine Library Branch
      3600 Lexington Drive
      Hoffman Estates
      IL
      60192
      847-934-0220
    • This group meets every Tuesday.
    • 2014-07-29T12:10:00Z
    • The Garlands of Barrington
      1000 Garlands Lane
      Barrington
      IL
      60010
      847-304-1996
    • Receive expert advice about running a small business. By appointment only.
    • 2014-07-30T09:00:00Z
    • Lake Zurich Chamber of Commerce
      1st Bank Plaza, Suite 308
      Lake Zurich
      IL
      60047
      847-438-5572
    • Explore the nature center with your child. Parents must be present and kids should be between ages 2 and 6.
    • 2014-07-30T10:00:00Z
    • Crabtree Nature Center
      3 Stover Road
      Barrington Hills
      IL
      60010
      847-381-6592
    • A book sharing event for adults who love to read. Registration required.
    • 2014-08-01T09:30:00Z
    • Palatine Public Library
      700 N. North Court
      Palatine
      IL
      60067
      847-358-5881
    • The group meets on the first and third Saturday of each month. For more information, call 847-540-5054 or visit www.ormcg.org.
    • 2014-08-02T09:00:00Z
    • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park
      500 Lions Drive
      Lake Zurich
      IL
      60047
    • Each member brings their quilting skills and knowledge. Beginners are welcome and help is available for those interested in starting the craft. The group meets at 9 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month. Donations of fabric or quilting tools are also accepted. For more information contact Stephanie Matz at 847-540-6442 or scmatz@earthlink.net. New members welcome.
    • 2014-08-02T09:00:00Z
    • St. Peter United Church of Christ
      47 Church St.
      Lake Zurich
      IL
      60047
      847-438-6441
    • This garden club meets on the first Tuesday of each month, typically at the library. The group sometimes also meets at a private home, so call 847-438-3981 to confirm.
    • 2014-08-05T09:30:00Z
    • Barrington Area Library
      505 N. Northwest Highway
      Barrington
      IL
      60010
      847-382-1300
    • Non-native English speakers are invited to practice their spoken English. Refreshments will be provided.
    • 2014-08-05T10:30:00Z
    • Palatine Public Library
      700 N. North Court
      Palatine
      IL
      60067
      847-358-5881
    • A musical story time for preschoolers and their parents. Additional program at 1 p.m.
    • 2014-08-07T10:00:00Z
    • Palatine Public Library
      700 N. North Court
      Palatine
      IL
      60067
      847-358-5881
    • The Home Business Information and Networking Group meets on the first Thursday of each month.
    • 2014-08-07T19:00:00Z
    • Ela Area Public Library
      275 Mohawk Trail
      Lake Zurich
      IL
      60047
      847-438-3433
    • JourneyCare celebrates “spec-quack-ular” duck vs. duck competition every summer at the Barrington Duck Races and Pool Parties. The Duck Races benefit JourneyCare for Children, the largest pediatric hospice and palliative care program in Illinois.
    • 2014-08-09T16:00:00Z
    • Langendorf Park
      235 Lions Drive
      Barrington
      IL
      60010
    • The 17-piece Jazz Consortium Big Band will play swing and jazz-rock favorites from the repertoire of such famous big bands as Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Buddy Rich and Maynard Ferguson. All ages. Food service available.
    • 2014-08-10T18:00:00Z
    • Durty Nellie's
      180 N. Smith St.
      Palatine
      IL
      60067
      847-991-1112