Thursday March 28, 2024
News & Events from BACC Members
Discover Serenity and Elevate Your Life with YogaSix: March Sales Event
Excited to begin your yoga journey and infuse some Zen into your life? Today's your lucky day! Seize the opportunity to buy seven classes for the price of six at YogaSix Barrington! It's not just an extra session – it's like winning the yoga lottery. Experience the benefits of yoga, from increased flexibility to reduced stress, and prioritize your well-being. Don't miss out on this golden opportunity to invest in yourself. Buy now through March 31 and let the magic of yoga transform your life BUY NOW.
Experience the Eclipse @ Harper: Join the Free Viewing Event on April 8th
Join Harper College for a celestial spectacle at Harper College's free eclipse viewing event, Eclipse @ Harper, on Monday, April 8th, from 12:30 to 3:30 PM. Enjoy a safe viewing experience with provided glasses, engaging activities, and refreshments. Don't miss out on this astronomical event! For more information and event details CLICK HERE.
Join the Movement: 100 Women Who Care Making a Difference, Next Meeting April 9
Discover the power of empowered women with the N.W. Suburban Chicago Chapter of 100 Women Who Care! Together, they have raised nearly $200k for local charities, making a significant impact in our community. Do you want to be part of their impactful charity efforts? Join the team on April 9th at Emmett’s in Palatine from 7:00 - 8:00 pm (with a social hour from 6-7 pm) to learn how you can be a part of something great!
Get Your Brightest Smile Yet: Studio Smiles Limited Time Spring Smiles Event
Get ready to shine with Studio Smiles Spring Smiles Sale! Achieve a brighter smile with our custom tray whitening kit for just $275. Or opt for the LED light whitening treatment at $160 or the whitening strips for only $55. Don't miss out on this limited-time offer to brighten your smile for the season ahead! For more information CLICK HERE.
Experience "The Lennon Project" at Raue Center For The Arts June 15
SoundTracks Of A Generation proudly presents "The Lennon Project" at Raue Center for The Arts, a captivating 100-minute retrospective honoring the legendary John Lennon. Led by the talented Jay Goeppner, acclaimed for his Lennonesque vocals, the show takes audiences on a chronological journey through Lennon's iconic career, from his Beatles days to his solo endeavors. Don't miss this unforgettable musical tribute on Saturday, June 15 at 7 PM in Crystal Lake, IL. To see the full press release CLICK HERE.
BADC Invites Nominations for 2024 Citizen of the Year Award Celebrating the 50th Award Recipient
The Barrington Area Development Council (BADC) is seeking nominations for its 2024 Citizen of the Year Award, celebrating outstanding leadership and contributions to the Barrington community. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the award, highlighting the significant impact of local volunteers. The winner will be announced at the BADC Annual Dinner on May 15, 2024, at Makray Memorial Golf Club, with nominations welcomed from various fields including; work with youth, public service, philanthropy, healthcare, education, and more. For more information and to submit a nomination CLICK HERE.
Walk On Horse of the Year, Who Takes the Crown?
Join Walk On in their quest to find their Horse of The Year. Support your favorite horse and help them win the race! Each horse has its own team page that you can share to raise funds. From sharing on social media to hosting local fundraisers, there are various ways to contribute. The competition ends on April 30th, followed by a celebration for the winner at the Open House on May 4th. For More information or to make a donation CLICK HERE.
Get Ahead of the Curve: Plan Your Summer Home Renovation with Patrick A. Finn Remodeling
Now is the perfect time to start discussing your home renovation project with Patrick A. Finn Custom Homes and Remodeling. With schedules filling up fast and the warmer months just around the corner, engaging early ensures timely completion. Summer offers unique advantages for remodeling, including the ability to enjoy outdoor cooking during kitchen renovations, minimal disruption during vacations, extended daylight for relaxation, and the convenience of having a holiday-ready space. Beat the back-to-school rush by finishing basement projects early, providing a comfortable hangout space for kids or preparing to host holiday guests. To schedule a free consultation call to kickstart your renovation journey today CLICK HERE.
Seeking Sponsors for the Barrington Park District Pool Farewell Caribbean Night
As the sun sets on our cherished Barrington Park District pool, you are invited to be part of celebrating its legacy and the exciting future ahead. The celebration will take place at Caribbean Night on July 26, 2024. With over 500 anticipated attendees, BPD is seeking sponsorships to not only enhance the event experience but also provide significant visibility and engagement for their partners. Various sponsorship opportunities available, for complete details CLICK HERE to get started.
NAMI Family Insight Evenings, Monthly Support for Individuals Impacted by Mental Illness
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Family Insight Evenings offers monthly support and education sessions for adult family members of individuals impacted by mental illness. Meetings take place on the first Monday of each month at St. Francis de Sales Parish Ministry Center in Lake Zurich. The upcoming session on April 1st will focus on "Navigating Crisis." as well as provide a structured environment to learn coping skills, connect with others facing similar challenges, and share valuable insights. No registration is required to attend, offering a welcoming space for all. For more information CLICK HERE.
NeuroBalance Center Names Raymond Lapinas as Executive Director
Raymond Lapinas, a finance veteran with over 30 years of experience, has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the NeuroBalance Center. His personal connection to the center, stemming from his Parkinson's Disease diagnosis and involvement as a participant, underscores his commitment to its mission. With a focus on revitalization and growth, Lapinas aims to lead the organization into a future of continued success, supported by his extensive leadership experience and community advocacy efforts. See the full press release HERE.
Right at Home invitation to Parkinson's 101: What You and Your Family Should Know
In recognition of Parkinson's Awareness Month, Right at Home invites all to attend "Parkinson's 101: What You and Your Family Should Know." Presented by Jessica Bartsch from the Parkinson's Foundation-Midwest Chapter. This event will cover the fundamentals of Parkinson's disease, including its causes, early signs, and common symptoms. Attendees will also learn about free resources available through the Parkinson Foundation for the PD community. The complimentary event will take place on April 11th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at The Empty Corner in Arlington Heights, IL. Registration is required CLICK HERE.
Experience the Magic of Parker Players Piano Bar & Cabaret April 13 🎹
Join Parker Players Theater Co. for an unforgettable evening of music, theater, and community as they kick off their inaugural cabaret event on April 13. Immerse yourself in the talent of twelve local vocalists and musicians, showcasing their favorite tunes in two performances: a 3pm matinee and an 8pm evening show. Indulge in hearty appetizers included with the ticket, beverages are available for purchase. To purchase tickets CLICK HERE and secure your spot to be part of this extraordinary event.
Huntington Webinar: Unlocking College Search Secrets: with Jeff Selingo April 16
Join Huntington Learning Center for an insightful webinar with bestselling author Jeff Selingo, and three seasoned admissions leaders, as they delve into the evolving landscape of the college search process for high school students. Discover essential topics such as crafting a well-rounded college list, engaging families in the search process, making the most of college visits and more. Don't miss out on this live webinar event happening on Tuesday, April 16, 2024, from 7:00 to 8:00 PM Eastern Time, 6:00 to 7:00 PM Central Time, and 4:00 to 5:00 PM Pacific Time.
Congratulations Amanda Nicolai, Crowned ISFA 2024 Designer of the Year
Amanda Nicolai of Countryside Flower Shop has been awarded the prestigious title of ISFA 2024 Designer of the Year at the Illinois State Florists' Association (ISFA) Design Retreat Weekend. Nicolai's exceptional talent and creativity were highlighted through her first-place finishes in the 'Sympathy' and 'Flowers to Wear' categories, showcasing her ability to convey deep sentiment and beauty. Her achievements, including a second-place finish in the Judi Borah Land of Lincoln Cup, underscore her dedication to pushing the boundaries of floral design and earning recognition within the industry. See the full press release HERE.
Train with Karate Champion Brian Mertel: Classes for All Ages Available at The Garden Dojo
The Garden Dojo in Barrington offers traditional karate classes for all ages and experience levels beginner through black belt, as well as classes for elite competitors. Classes are taught by Sensei Brian Mertel, who is a 10x national champion, an Olympic karate coach for team USA at the Tokyo2020 Olympics and has been teaching karate for over 25 years. Secure your spot in the upcoming Spring Session by registering today. To Register CLICK HERE.
Blossom Your Business This Spring with Signarama's Latest Signage Solutions
As we embrace the renewing energy of Spring, Signarama is thrilled to welcome you into a season of growth and fresh opportunities. Just as nature unfolds with new life, this season presents an unrivaled opportunity for your business to flourish. With the latest advancements in signage offerings, Signarama is here to ensure your brand captivates and blossoms in the marketplace. Checkout some of the latest signing solutions including Dimensional Lettering, Vehicle Graphics and Yard Signs.
BStrong Announces Empowering Youth: An Evening with Dr. John Duffy in Barrington
BStrong Together is excited to host Dr. John Duffy, a renowned clinical psychologist and bestselling author, for an enlightening evening focused on supporting tweens and teens in today's challenging world. With 25 years of experience and a compassionate approach, Dr. Duffy will offer valuable insights and practical advice to help parents and caregivers empower young people to thrive. This event promises to provide essential tools and strategies for fostering resilience and well-being among the youth in our community. REGISTER TODAY to join this
important FREE event.
NShore Patient Advocates Announces New Partnership and Expansion of Services
NShore Patient Advocates is excited to announce the new partnership of Teri Dreher and Margo Marasa along with the expansion of advocacy services in the New England area. Both Teri and Margo are highly trained board certified patient advocates who share the passion for helping patients and families navigate the healthcare system while keeping the patient at the center of care. See the full announcement HERE.
Calling all families! Are you seeking an engaging childcare solution for Summer? Look no further! At Canlan Sports Battle House, they offer an action-packed camp experience where your kids can unleash their energy, foster a love for sports, and forge new friendships. Plan ahead and secure your child's spot for Summer Camp! REGISTER NOW and give them an experience they'll never forget!
Simplify Travel with Travelex Business: Your Premier Travel Management Solution
For over 30 years, Travelex Business, a boutique travel management company and full-service agency, has been dedicated to serving both corporate and leisure clients in our community. From small businesses to frequent travelers, their tailored solutions offer 24/7 emergency assistance, preferential flight seating, and exclusive hotel discounts, ensuring a seamless travel experience. Contact Travelex Today at (847) 519-4796 or visit their Website to explore how they can address your unique travel needs for business or pleasure.
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