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Member News for Tuesday, Februaray 20, 2018
Free Workshop Tonight on Starting a Business in Illinois
Learn the basics of starting a business in Illinois at a FREE workshop tonight, February 20 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at College of Lake County, 19351 W. Washington St., Room E125 in Grayslake. The Illinois Small Business Development and International Trade Center’s workshop offers entrepreneurs a realistic view of the requirements necessary to start a business and the resources available to support a new venture. Get answers to the most frequently asked questions! For information call (847) 543-2033 or click here to send an email.
Ladies Night Out at Advocate Good Shepherd Health and Fitness Center Feb. 22 – Registration Deadline is Today!
Good Shepherd Health and Fitness Center, 1301 S. Barrington Rd. in Barrington, will host a Ladies’ Night Out Winter Warm up on February 22 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Enjoy an evening of wine tasting, mini massage, shopping and informational sessions. Call (847) 620-4500 to sign up today, February 20 – space is limited. Click here for for more information.
Quick Connect Social Networking at Co-Optim
Co-Optim, 21660 Field Pkwy. in Deer Park, will host a Quick Connect networking event on February 22 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Network with all attendees at monitored, quick intervals, then spend time to mixing and mingling with other professionals, without worrying about breaking the ice. Professionals from all industries are welcome to attend this free event. For details call (847) 957-1447 or click here to send an email.
Travelex to Host European Destination Night on Feb. 22
Travelex International will host European Destination Night on February 22 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at The Stonegate Conference & Banquet Centre, 2401 West Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates. Enjoy complimentary food and wine while listening to presentations showcasing exciting European travel opportunities. For details or to RSVP call Lauren at (847) 519-4793 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
U. of C. Professors Nussbaum & Levmore to discuss Aging Thoughtfully at Barrington’s White House on Feb. 25
A program on “Aging Thoughtfully: Conversations About Retirement, Romance, Wrinkles & Regret,” will be held on February 25 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Barrington’s White House, 145 W. Main St. in Barrington. Join Martha Nussbaum, renowned philosopher and ethicist at the University of Chicago, and Saul Levmore, former dean and current professor at the university’s law school, as they discuss topics such as retirement, cosmetic procedures, philanthropy, and refashioning social security. The speakers will sign their new book after the discussion. General admission tickets cost $20, VIP tickets are $30 and student tickets cost $10. Click here for details or to purchase tickets.
Prisoner Wine Dinner on March 2 at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in South Barrington
Enjoy five perfectly paired courses on March 2 at 7:00 p.m. at Ruth’s Chris Steak House, 100 W. Higgins Rd. in The Arboretum of South Barrington. The Prisoner Wine Company will help kick off Ruth’s Chris TasteMaker Dinner Series, which includes a collection of non-traditional and stylistic wines alongside their deliciously creative chef-curated menu. Cost is $105 per person. Call (847) 551-3730 or Click here to make a reservation.
Two Free Gifts With Any Cleaning Service in February
Pick two FREE cleaning gifts when you schedule any cleaning service in February with Assured Services, Inc., 1232 N. Roselle Rd. in Schaumburg. When you have either your carpets, blinds, rugs, tile and grout, upholstery or wood floors cleaned this month, you can choose two of these cleaning services at no extra charge: Up to four car mats; 30 sq. ft. of tile and grout; or an area rug up to 4 x 6 in size. Savings of 50% on many regular cleaning services is also available. Call (847) 870-9960 or click here for more information.
Renewal by Andersen Now Hiring Full-Time Canvassing Representatives
Renewal by Andersen, 2300 Ridge Dr. in Glenview, is looking to hire Canvassing Representatives for their Proximity Marketing Team. Position requires talented talkers who are highly motivated and looking to earn $25 – $30 per hour. Their marketing team schedules appointments for the sales team and represents their brand to the public. No experience is necessary; high school or equivalent education and State-issued ID required. Fun work environment, paid training, flexible scheduling, weekly bonuses and career advancement opportunities. Click here to email cover letter and resume.
Special Offer on Dental Implants from Minalt Dental
Take advantage of this special offer from Minalt Dental, 312 W. Main St. in Barrington. Dental implants from $1695 each are now available from John Minalt DDS & Associates. Dr. Minalt practices advanced adult restorative dentistry with a focus on dental implant placement, restoration and IV sedation. To make an appointment for a consultation call (847) 381-5958 or click here for details.
Home of the Sparrow Annual Luncheon March 2
Home of the Sparrow (HOS) will host their Annual Women’s Luncheon on March 2 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Boulder Ridge Country Club in Lake in the Hills. The event features keynote speaker, Chelsea Dinsmore, as she shares her inspirational story. Cost is $50 per person or $500 for a table of 10 and includes a plated lunch, networking, raffles and graduate speakers from HOS. Click here to register.
Oscar Shorts Film Fest at the Catlow March 3 & 4
“Oscar Shorts,” a film festival featuring the 2018 Academy Award-nominated animated short films and live-action short films, will be shown on March 3 and 4 from noon – 4:00 p.m. at The Catlow Movie Theater, 116 W. Main St. in Barrington. Tickets for the event, co-hosted by the Catlow and the Barrington Cultural Commission, are $15 each and seating is limited. Please note: some films may not be appropriate for young children. Tickets can be purchased at the Catlow Theater or click here to buy tickets online.
Citizens for Conservation Invites Public to March 8 Meeting on Land Acquisition and Stewardship
The public is invited to attend the Citizes for Conservation’s annual meeting, “Nature Crosses Boundaries,” on March 8 at 6:00 p.m. at The Onion Pub & Brewery, 22221 N. Pepper Rd. in Lake Barrington. A panel of conservation leaders will discuss the importance of collaborating for land acquisition and stewardship. To RSVP call (847) 382-7283 or click here to send an email.
Free Presentation on Meeting the Financial Challenges of Those With Special Needs on March 10
Learn how to meet the financial challenges of ensuring the quality of life for loved ones with special needs at a FREE presentation on March 10 from noon – 2:00 p.m. at Granite City Food and Brewery, 801 N. Plaza Dr. in Schaumburg. Nancy L. Roach, CFP (Certified Financial Planner) and Chartered Special Needs Consultant will provide valuable information on this important topic. Please RSVP by March 5 by calling (630) 442-6806 or click here to email Nancy Roach.
JourneyCare Decades Dance: The Sixties Fundraiser Mar. 10
JourneyCare supporters will celebrate the 1960s at its annual Decades Dance at Arlington International Racecourse on March 10 from 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. to help raise money for JourneyCare’s pediatric hospice and palliative care program, All About Kids. Guests are encouraged to wear their favorite ’60s threads and and dance to the tunes of Libido Funk Circus. The event includes live auction items and a drawing for prizes. A patient family will share their story on how the program provided comprehensive, specialized care to relieve pain and symptoms while allowing them to focus on making memories. Tickets cost $150 per person. Click here to purchase tickets.
MS Moda to Host Luxury Wedding Expo on March 11
Mark your calendar for Bride Voyage, a luxury wedding expo hosted by MS Moda on March 11 from Noon – 4:00 p.m. at Avante Banquets, 1050 NW Hwy. in Fox River Grove. See the latest in bridal fashions and accessories and enter for a chance to win valuable prizes including a wedding gown and veil. Click here to register for the event.