Thursday April 1, 2021
News & Events from BACC Members
Member News Submissions must be received by noon on Wednesday in order to be considered for a future issue. We will include items, space permitting, on a rotating basis. Priority is given to members who have not had an item run in the past month or longer. For a copy of the Member News Guidelines CLICK HERE. Questions? Call (847) 381-2525 or email: 
Grand Opening at Encrypted Capital Tonight
Don't miss the Grand Opening of new BACC member Encrypted Capital LLC, 325 N. Hough St., Ste.1B in Barrington, tonight from 5:00-9:00 pm. Mingle over cocktails and Bitcoin, while learning about this cryptocurrency research and portfolio consultancy. For details call (312) 488-9136, email: or CLICK HERE.
Live & Virtual Worship at Presbyterian Church
The Presbyterian Church of Barrington, 6 Brinker Rd., will offer Holy Week services beginning tonight, April 1, with a virtual Maundy Thursday service at 7:00 pm. An in-person, and virtual Good Friday service will be held tomorow, April 2, from 7:00-8:00 pm; and the church's Easter service will be live-streamed on April 4 at 10:00 am. Virtual services are also available for viewing at a later time. Reservations are required for all in-person services following safety protocols. For details or to RSVP CLICK HERE.
FREE FB Live Talk on Well Water Issues April 3
Don't miss this FREE Facebook Live talk about top well water problems and the solutions to these issues on Saturday, April 3 from 9:00-9:30 am hosted by Angel Water, Inc. Whether you are on private well or city well water, this topic is for you. Angel Water hosts monthly education sessions on water quality and the effects it has on health. Click here to RSVP.
Spring Special Through April 3 at Popcorn Bar
Celebrate Spring and save with a delicious discount from Popcorn Bar, 117 S. Hough St. in Barrington. Now through this Saturday, April 3, get 30% off any order placed 48 hours in advance for a popcorn-sized large or bigger. Choose from an array of flavors and use the code: Spring30 when ordering. To order call (847) 387-4070, stop by the shop, or to order online CLICK HERE.
Region's Easter Dinner for Two - Order by April 3
Place your order by this Saturday, April 3, for a Carryout Easter Package for Two from Region Kitchen & Bar, 718 W. Northwest Hwy. in Barrington. Enjoy a menu that includes chilled sweet pea soup, New Zealand lamb rack and carrot cake for $90 per package. Orders must be picked up Sunday, April 4 from 4:00-8:00 pm. To order call (224) 848-4005. Click here for details.
Riverside Easter Buffet at the Broken Oar
Enjoy Easter Brunch by the river under a tent on Sunday, April 4 from 9:00 am-1:00 pm at the Broken Oar, 614 Rawson Bridge Rd. in Port Barrington. Their breakfast buffet includes an omlette station, glazed ham, french toast, bacon, sausage, potatoes and more for $19.95 per adult and $8.95 per child under 10. For details CLICK HERE.
Easter Brunch & Drink Specials at The Hampton Social
Celebrate Easter with brunch from 10:00 am-3:00 pm on Sunday, April 4 at The Hampton Social, 100 W. Higgins Rd. in The Arboretum of South Barrington. Guests can also enjoy specialty cocktail specials that day, two for $21. For reservations call (224) 633-5414 or CLICK HERE.
Chessie's Restaurant Offers Easter Sunday Menu
Enjoy an Easter meal at Chessie's Restaurant, 200 Applebee St. at the Ice House Mall in Barrington. They will be serving lunch from 11:00 am-4:00 pm on Sunday, April 4, for dine-in or take out. Order off their Easter menu, which includes: prime rib, baked potato, soup, salad, glazed ham, mashed potatoes, vegetable medley and more. Regular menu selections are also available. For details or reservations call for (847) 382-5020 or CLICK HERE.
Dine in or Pick up a 4-Course Easter Meal at Makray
Plan to dine in or pick up a four-course Easter meal at Makray Memorial Golf Club, 1010 S. Northwest Hwy. in Barrington. Enjoy a garden or spinach salad; choice of prime rib, chicken, two petite filets, shrimp & grits, or salmon; and one of four delicious desserts for $45/adult. Chidren's menu selections available for $19.95/child. For reservations or to place an order call Audrea at (847) 381-6501 ext.111 or click here to send an email.
Easter Dining All Day at Ruth's Chris Steak House
Enjoy an Easter meal on Sunday, April 4 anytime, 11:00 am-9:00 pm, at Ruth's Chris Steak House, 100 W. Higgins Rd., Ste. U in The Arboretum of South Barrington. Choose from their popular dinner menu available all day. To make a reservation call (847) 551-3730 or CLICK HERE.
Gianni's Cafe Easter Menu & Four Seatings
Make your Easter reservations at Gianni's Cafe, 20505 Rand Rd. in Kildeer. They will be offering a special menu with four seating times on Sunday, April 4 at 10:00 am, 12:00, 2:00 and 4:00 pm. Indoor dining, igloos and greenhouses will be available, as well as Gianni's regular dinner menu. To view their Easter menu CLICK HERE. For reservations call (847) 550-8872.
Huntington Webinar: Prepping Students for High School
Learn how to help your student prepare for their move to high school at a FREE webinar on Thursday, April 8 from noon - 1:00 pm hosted by Huntington Learning Center. The presentation will offer parents: 8 powerful tips to help students get ready for the transition; ways to help students manage stress and build discipline; and a Q&A session. To register CLICK HERE.
Extra Tax Credit Relief for Your Business on April 8
Even if you you received a PPP loan, there still may be stimulus money out there for your small business! Learn more at a virtual program about "Tax Credit Relief for Small Business" on Thursday, April 8 at 2:00 pm. Motl Accounting, LLC and Payroll Vault will discuss the latest on COVID-19 tax credits; how to identify and retrieve the maximum COVID financial relief for your business; and ways your business can benefit from ERTC refunds. This program is FREE to BACC members/$15 for nonmembers. To register CLICK HERE.
BACT Hosts Program on Native Plants April 8
The Barrington Area Conservation Trust and the Barrington Area Library will co-host a FREE virtual presentation on the beauty and function of native plants on Thursday, April 8 from 7:00-8:30 pm. Hear from an Environmental Restoration Specialist about the different requirements of prairie, woodland, and wetland plants, and how to source and maintain the best native wildflowers, grasses, shrubs, and trees for your specific niche. A Q&A will follow. To register CLICK HERE.
FREE Live Virtual Jazz Concert on April 8
Enjoy a FREE virtual jazz concert live-streamed from Barrington’s White House on Thursday, April 8 from 7:00-8:30 pm in the comfort of your home. Watch local jazz enthusiasts perform in an “open mic” setting, sponsored by the Barrington Area Community Foundation. Local talent will perform their favorite jazz tunes with the popular Marianne Kim Jazz Duo. Click here to register.
April Sump Pump Special from Ford Plumbing
Take advantage of this great special from Ford Plumbing in Lake Zurich: Get $25 off the installation of a Champion HP 1/3 sump with quiet check valve during the month of April. For details or to schedule an appointment call (847) 550-9452 or CLICK HERE.
Job Openings at The Club at Wynstone
The Club at Wynstone in North Barrington is now hiring for Food and Beverage staff, Line Cooks and Valet positions. To inquire, please contact the Wynstone Food and Beverage Director, Jason Yuhasz, at: Children of club members are also welcome to apply. For details CLICK HERE.
Rotary Hosts Electronics Recycling Event April 9-10
The Barrington Breakfast Rotary will co-host an electronics recycling event on Friday & Saturday, April 9-10 at All American Reclaim, 990 W. Northwest Hwy. in Lake Barrington. Fees for certain electronics apply to support employing disabled individuals who work to dismantle the electronics. Acceptable items include: computers, TVs, stereos, small appliances and batteries. Large appliances and smoke detectors will not be not accepted. To schedule a drop off, or home pick-up, or call (847) 349-4020. Click here for details.
Meet SOUL Harbour Therapy Animals in Deer Park
The public is invited to visit and walk with the SOUL Harbour Ranch mini therapy horses and dogs at Deer Park Town Center every second Sunday of the month from 10:30-11:30 am beginning April 11. All are invited to meet across from Pottery Barn at 20530 N. Rand Rd., Ste. 248, for a visit and 20-30 minute walk around the shopping center at this FREE event. Masks are required and group sizes will be limited according to health safety guidelines. For details CLICK HERE.
Spring Shopping Event in Long Grove April 16-17
Save the date for a "Beauty and the Boutique" spring shopping event on Friday & Saturday, April 16-17 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm in Historic Downtown Long Grove, 308 Old McHenry Rd. Sign up to sip, shop and dine at participating merchants and receive discounts, sales, giveaways, entertainment and more. Registered attendees are eligible to win a $50 gift certificate from participating businesses. For details CLICK HERE.
Reducing Waste & Recycling Program on April 19
Join Go Green Barrington and the Barrington Area Library for a FREE virtual program to learn about "Reducing Waste & Recycling Right" on Monday, April 19 from 7:30-8:30 pm. The Cook County Dept. of Environment & Sustainability's Community Outreach Coordinator will dicuss how to create less waste and proper paths to recycling various materials. A Q&A session will follow. To register CLICK HERE.
Caring Women's Connection Comedy Night April 22
Join the Caring Women's Connection for their Spring Comedy Night Fundraiser on Thursday, April 22 from 7:00-8:00 pm, featuring popular comedians Tyler Fowler and Amber Autry. The online event includes a chance to win raffle prizes and a special "purse" raffle to honor past members. Raffle tickets can also be purchased by those who cannot attend the event. Event cost is: $30 per person, $50 for two, or $75 for 3 or more attendees. Raffle tickets are: $10 each, $6 for 50, or $14 for 100. To register CLICK HERE.
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