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Member News for Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Holiday Specials Today at Heads Up Boutique
Stop by Heads Up Boutique, 200 E. Main St. in Barrington, to take advantage of their holiday specials today. Receive 25% off all Jellycat products, including stuffed animals, books, and tail tag books. Name Trains are also on sale: each individual letter is $5.50, and for every individual name purchased you receive a free engine and caboose (limit 4 names per customer). Store hours are: Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. www.headsupboutique.com.
Learn About Becoming a State Farm Agent Tonight
Find out what being a State Farm agent is all about at a presentation tonight from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Moretti’s Ristorante and Pizzeria, 1175 W. Lake St. in Bartlett. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and want to make a difference in people’s lives, then plan to attend. Complimentary appetizers served. To RSVP call (502) 744-7363 or click here to email Steve Williams.
Toys for Tots Collection at Deer Park Town Center until Dec. 13
Make a child’s holiday special by donating to Toys for Tots at the Deer Park Town Center office, 20530 North Rand Rd., Unit 133 in Deer Park. Last day to donate a toy is Dec. 13. Please make sure all gifts are unwrapped and unopened. Deer Park Town Center is also extending its holiday shopping hours this week from 9:00 a.m.- 9 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 10 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. For more information call (847) 726-7755 or visit www.shopdeerparktowncenter.com.
Holiday Music From Around the World on Dec. 15
An intimate holiday concert with music from around the world will be held at The Presbyterian Church of Barrington, 6 Brinker Rd. in Barrington Hills, on December 15 at 7:00 p.m. The Chicago-based acapella trio Artemisia, with guest artist Brandon Acker on guitar, will perform as the second in a series of concerts held in the church’s newly renovated parlor. All are welcome and the concert is FREE, with a $10 suggested donation at the door. Click here for more information.
Pet Photos With Santa at The Arboretum of South Barrington
Take your furry family members to meet Santa and get their picture taken with him at The Arboretum of South Barrington, 100 W. Higgins Rd., South Barrington. Pets are welcome December 15 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Santa’s House between LOFT and Sur La Table. Please ensure dogs are leashed, cats are crated, and bring a cleanup bag in case of pet accidents. Photo price packages start at $24.99. For details call (856) 938-9561.
Santa Claus & Family Fun Night at Buehler YMCA Dec. 15
The Buehler YMCA, 1400 West Northwest Hwy. in Palatine, will host a Family Fun Night with Santa Claus on December 15 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. The public is invited for cookie decorating, crafts, and photos with Santa (don’t forget to bring your camera). Cost for Buehler Members: $5 per family; Non-members: $10 per family. Registration Code: 17FA2 BUFMSANTA. Call (847) 359-2400 to register.
Aznavoorian Sisters to Perform Piano & Cello Concert on Dec. 16
Award-winning musicians and sisters Marta and Ani Aznavoorian will perform a piano and cello concert on December 16 at 7:30 p.m. at Barrington’s White House, 145 W. Main St. in Barrington. In demand worldwide as chamber musicians and soloists, pianist Marta is a founding member of the Grammy award-winning Lincoln Trio, and Ani is in her tenth year as the principal cellist of Camerata Pacifica. Cost of the event for adults is $40; students $20. Click here to but tickets.
Montessori Children’s House of North Barrington Donates Over 500 lbs. of Food
Families and students of Montessori Children’s House of North Barrington,115 Clover Hill Ln. in North Barrington, recently donated over 500 pounds of food to the Northern Illinois Food Bank’s annual drive. The children counted and sorted items, as well as discussed the importance of helping others in need. Their donations will be distributed to families in need in Northern Illinois. Montessori Children’s House of North Barrington offers full and half-day educational programs for children from birth through 6 years. www.mchnb.net
Donate Non-Perishable Food Items and Get $2 off any beer
Flesk Brewing, 200 Applebee St. Ste. E at the Ice House Mall in Barrington, is accepting donations on behalf of the Northern Illinois Food Bank’s Meals of Hope Holiday Food Drive. From now through December 27, bring in two or more non-perishable food items and receive $2 off any beer, limit to one per customer per day. Donation boxes are also located throughout the Ice House Mall & Village Shops. www.fleskbrewing.com
Ruth’s Chris in South Barrington Now Open for Lunch
Ruth’s Chris Steak House, 100 W. Higgins Rd. in The Arboretum of South Barrington, is now open for lunch Wednesdays through Fridays from 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. beginning this week. Treat yourself to a delicious meal in the midst of your holiday shopping. www.ruthschris.com
Visit Santa at Brilliant Sky Books in Deer Park on Dec. 16 & 23
Santa is coming to Brilliant Sky Toys & Books, 21540 W. Field Parkway, Unit 600 in Deer Park Town Center, on December 6 and 23 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Bring your own camera to take photos with Santa. For more information, call Brilliant Sky Toys & Books at (847) 438-8300.
Save 15% With Coupon Code at Norton’s USA Holiday Pop Up Shop
Visit the new Holiday Pop Up Shop at Norton’s USA, 222 S. Cook St. in Barrington, now through December 31 and receive 15% off your purchase when you use the coupon code: Pinecone. Choose from a variety of toys, treats, and accessories for all your holiday shopping needs. Click here for details.
Office Depot Specials for BACC Members
BACC members who start an account with Office Depot before December 27 will receive 15% off their first order of $175.00 or more. The Chamber discounted pricing includes paper, toner, ink and all supplies. If you already have an account with Office Depot you can still receive an additional 15% off any order over $175.00 prior to December 27. For more information or to start a new account email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apple Villa Offers Delivery Discounts with Ubereats and Grubhub
Now you can have delicious food from Apple Villa Famous Pancake House & Restaurant, 3101 N. Barrington Rd. in Hoffman Estates, delivered to your door when you order online. Get $5 off your first order when you use Ubereats and enter the code: applevilla5. Or use Grubhub and text: YUMMY24928 to get $7 off your first order of $15 or more. Click here for more information.
Breakfast with Santa at Chessie’s Restaurant Dec. 16
Join Santa for breakfast at Chessie’s Restaurant, 200 Applebee St., at the Ice House Mall in Barrington on December 16 from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Enjoy a holiday buffet breakfast, visit and photos with Santa, face painting, live holiday music. To make a reservation call (847) 382-5020.
Visit and Photos with Santa at the Ice House Mall Through Dec. 23
Stop by the Ice House Mall & Village Shops, 200 Applebee St., in Barrington, to see Santa and take a photo with him now through December 23 any Saturday or Sunday from noon – 3:00 p.m. and December 20 – 22 from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. For more information call (847) 381-6661 or visit www.icehousemall.com.