Thursday April 8, 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: marketing@BarringtonChamber.com 
BACT Native Plants Virtual Program Tonight
The Barrington Area Conservation Trust and the Barrington Area Library will co-host a FREE virtual program on the beauty and function of native plants tonight, 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. To register CLICK HERE.
Livestream Jazz Tonight at Barrington's White House
Enjoy a FREE jazz concert live-streamed from Barrington’s White House tonight, 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.
Home of the Sparrow Virtual Benefit Tomorrow
Home of the Sparrow will host a Sip & Savor Virtual Hope Benefit tomorrow, April 9 from 7:00-8:00 pm via Zoom and Facebook live stream in support of local homeless women and children. The event will feature a charcuterie & wine package, wine tasting presentation, raffle, and inspirational speakers sharing stories of courage and hope. For details or to register CLICK HERE.
Open House Saturday at Da Vinci Waldorf School Parents and their children are invited to attend an Open House with Songs & Storytime on Saturday, April 10 from 10:00-11:30 am at Da Vinci Waldorf School, 150 W. Bonner Rd. in Wauconda. While younger children enjoy a sample preschool experience and older children are led through artistic endeavors, adults will be offered a tour of the school and overview of the curriculum. Pre-registration is required. For details CLICK HERE.
Spring Break Party at Buffalo Creek Brewing
Stop by for a Spring Break Party on Saturday, April 11 at 11:00 am at Buffalo Creek Brewing, 360 Historical Ln. in Historic Downtown Long Grove. Enjoy beach games, contests, prizes, drink specials, a taco food truck and a live DJ. For details CLICK HERE.
Rotary Electronics Recycling at All American Reclaim
The Barrington Breakfast Rotary will co-host an electronics recycling event on Saturday, April 10 from 1:00-4:00 pm at All American Reclaim, 990 W. Northwest Hwy. in Lake Barrington.
At-home pick ups can be scheduled for tomorrow, April 9 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm. Acceptable items include: computers, TVs, stereos, small appliances and batteries. Large appliances and smoke detectors will not be not accepted. To schedule a pick up call (847) 349-4020. Click here for details.
SOUL Harbour Therapy Animals in Deer Park April 11
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.
National Carmel Corn Day at Signature Popcorn
Celebrate National Caramel Corn Day with a sweet treat from Signature Popcorn, 318 Old McHenry Rd. in Long Grove. Get FREE shipping on all orders over $25. For details CLICK HERE. 
Shakou Gift Card Bonus in April
Take advantage of this special offer from Shakou, 121 Main St. in Barrington: Purchase a $100 Gift Card in April and receive a FREE $25 virtual gift card. The bonus card must be redeemed by May 31. For details CLICK HERE.
Enter to win a 1979 Trans AM from Jewel-Osco
Stop by Jewel-Osco at 150 W. Main St. in Barrington for some delicious cupcakes and a chance to win a 1979 Pontiac Trans AM. To enter, purchase a qualifying package of cupcakes from their bakery department, take a photo of your receipt, and follow the directions on their homepage. For details CLICK HERE.
Spring Menu at Ruth's Chris Steak House
Now for a limited time, you can order selections from the Spring Features menu at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, 100 W. Higgins Rd. Ste. U in The Arboretum of South Barrington. Enjoy a sizzling Bone-in Filet, prepared by their expert chefs. For reservations call (847) 551-3730 or 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.
Outside Spigot Special from Ford Plumbing
Replace one or more of your outside spigots and save with this special from Ford Plumbing in Lake Zurich. Now through May 31, pay just $185 for one outside spigot replacement, and get lower pricing for multiple units replaced during the same appointment. For details or to schedule an appointment call (847) 550-9452 or CLICK HERE.
April Specials from Novas, Dohr, Coll & Gadson
Take advantage of April Specials in three visits from Novas, Dohr, Coll, & Gadson OB/GYN Associates & Medical Spa. Visit one: Melanage Skin Brightening Micropeel with Hydriche Moisturizer; Visit two: Melanage Micropeel; Visit three: Melanage MIcropeel with Brightening Complex 3; Plus two products all for $650. For details on additional specials 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.
Disco Concert in Barrington Metra Lot April 24
Buy your tickets for a disco concert on Saturday, April 24 from 7:00-9:00 pm in the Village of Barrington Metra parking lot sponsored by Barrington Bank & Trust Co., N.A. The Shagadelics will perform dance moves and funky tunes from the 70s.
Bring your own fare for a socially distanced tailgate party. Cost is $25 per vehicle with up to six people maxiumum in each. To buy tickets CLICK HERE.
Elderwerks Fitness Challenge Starts May 15
All are invited to join a FREE 90-day "Stepping Out to Fitness" challenge hosted by Elderwerks Educational Services, as a fun way to improve your health. Choose any type of exercise including running, jumping, stretching, steps, miles, weights, yoga, or use an Good Shepherd Health & Fitness Center exercise video for at-home workouts. The first 100 people to register will receive a goody bag and t-shirt. For details or to register CLICK HERE.
Eder, Casella & Co. Seeks PT Office Assistant
Eder, Casella & Co. is seeking a part-time Office Assistant to provide reception and office support for their well-established accounting firm with three locations. The position will be based in their Barrington office with training in McHenry. Strong communication, customer service and multi-tasking skills required. Experience in a front-office position a plus, as well as proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and the ability to learn other software programs quickly. For details CLICK HERE.
PT Cooks Wanted at Southern Belles Barrington
Southern Belles, 210 S. Cook St. in Barrington is now hiring cooks to work part-time, including weekends. They serve breakfast and lunch 6:00 am - 3:00pm seven days a week and offer carry-out and catering. For details CLICK HERE.
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