Thursday June 10, 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: 
Happy Hour Tonight at Flesk Brewing
Stop by for Happy Hour tonight, June 10 from 4:00-6:00 pm at Flesk Brewing Co., 200 Applebee St. at the Ice House Mall in Barrington. All beers are $5 for a 16 oz. draft. Can't make it tonight? Their new extended summer hours are: Wednesdays and Thursday, 4:00-10:00 pm; Fridays 2:00-10:00 pm; Saturday noon-10:00 pm: and Sundays noon-8:00 pm. For details CLICK HERE.
Tuesday After-Work League Volleyball at SideOuts
Sign up for week-night fun by playing in the Tuesday After-Work Volleyball League at Sideouts Sports Tavern, 4018 Roberts Rd. in Island Lake. Enjoy some exercise, good food and drinks with your friends. One more team spot is available so sign up today. For details or to register CLICK HERE.
Barrington Children's Choir Virtual Silent Auction
Support the Barrington Children's Choir (BCC) at their Virtual Silent Auction going on now through tomorrow, June 11 at 9:00 pm. Browse and bid on an array of auction packages and raffles for all ages. To view the auction CLICK HERE. After the auction, enjoy the BCC virtual concert "How Can I Keep from Singing," on Saturday, June 12 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are FREE, but donations are appreciated. For details CLICK HERE.
Lavelle Law Hosts June 16 Webinar on ESOPs
Join Lavelle Law Ltd. for a Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, June 16 noon - 1:00 pm. The program will cover "What Business Owners Need to Know About Employee Stock Ownership Plans," including the structure of an ESOP, unique tax advantages and more. To register CLICK HERE.
Rahab's Daughters Virtual Vision Night June 17
Rahab's Daughters will host a Virtual Vision Night on Thursday, June 17 from 7:00-8:30 pm to present their mission and encourage volunteers to support their fight against human trafficking. This is a FREE online event, but an RSVP is required. To register CLICK HERE.
Summer Camp at Barrington Martial Arts
Registration is open for Summer Camp at Barrington Martial Arts, 123 Barrington Commons Ct. The camp offers all-inclusive extras for FREE including: early drop off, late pick up, freeze pops twice a week, Pizza Fridays, and local field trips. Campers can also enjoy Nerf Dodgeball, Soccer, Volleyball, Workshops, Taekwondo, STEM, games and more. For details or to register call (847) 382-9599 or email:
Treat Dad for Father's Day at Ella Bonella
Celebrate dad on Father's Day with a German Chocolate Pie or other delicious treats from Ella Bonella, 421 N. Northwest Hwy. in Barrington. Choose from an array of pies, breakfast pastries and more. They'll be open on Father's Day. For details CLICK HERE.
Enjoy Father's Day at Ruth's Chris Steak House
Say "Thank You" to Dad with a sizzling specialty cut steak on Father’s Day weekend at Ruth's Chris Steak House, 100 W. Higgins Rd., Ste. U in The Arboretum of South Barrington. They will be open early on Sunday, June 20 for dine in, or order ahead and pick up a meal for an at-home celebration. For details CLICK HERE.
Outdoor Concerts Start June 23 at The Arboretum
Summer concerts are back at the Main Street Plaza in The Arboretum of South Barrington, 100 W. Higgins Rd. On Wednesday, June 23 from 6:00-8:30 pm, relax outdoors while listening to the 7th Heaven Band and enjoying takeout or dining at one of the mall's outdoor patios. For a full concert schedule CLICK HERE.
Long Grove Strawberry Fest is June 25-27
The annual Strawberry Festival will return on June 25 - 27, in Historic Downtown Long Grove, 308 Old McHenry Rd. Attendees can enjoy live music, family entertainment and strawberry-infused food and drinks such as strawberry BBQ sauces, deep fried strawberries on a stick, chocolate strawberry popcorn, strawberry kabobs, strawberry jams, fudge, ice cream and more. For details CLICK HERE.
Raue Center Online Art Auction Fundraiser
Bidding has begun for The 6×6 Project online art auction/exhibition, which will run through Saturday, June 26 and conclude after an in-person reception from 5:30-8:00 pm at Raue Center For The Arts, 26 N. Williams St. in Crystal Lake. Bid on original works of art in a variety of mediums created by artists of all ages on 6×6” canvases. All proceeds benefit Raue Center’s educational programs. For details CLICK HERE.
Deer Park Town Center Outdoor Art Show June 26-27
Make plans to browse and shop at the Outdoor Art Show on Saturday, June 26 from 10:00 am-5:00 pm and Sunday, June 27 from 11:00 am-5:00 pm at Deer Park Town Center, 20530 N. Rand Rd. The show will feature juried artists showcasing and selling fine art and fine crafts. Timed reservations are encouraged. Admission and parking is FREE and open to the public. For details CLICK HERE.
June Spa Specials at Novas & Associates
Don't miss the June Spa Specials from Novas, Dohr, Coll, & Gadson OB/GYN Associates & Medical Spa, 600 Hart Rd., Ste. 310 in Barrington. Now through June 30, receive: Botox for $11/unit; 10% off Allergan products, as well as all Elta Sunscreen products; and introductory pricing for Emsella. For details call (847) 304-0044 or CLICK HERE.
Presbyterian Church Hosts FREE Bluegrass Concert
Join the Presbyterian Church of Barrington for the first of three summer "Music on the Hill" concerts on Saturday, June 26 at 7:00 pm. The first FREE outdoor concert features music from the Old Town Bluegrass Boys with Chris Walz on guitar and banjo, Colby Maddox on fiddle and mandolin, and Marc Edelstein on bass. Light refreshments will be served. For details CLICK HERE.
Wanted: Volunteers to Help at June Classic Car Show
Volunteers are needed to help with BACC's Classic Collectors Car Show in downtown Barrington on Saturday, June 26. Please consider signing up to help with directing cars and other tasks for a two- to three-hour timeslot between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm. All volunteers receive a FREE baseball cap. To volunteer please call the Chamber office at (847) 381-2525 or email:
Mark Vargas Interviews Terrence Howard on July 9
Buy your tickets now for the next World Leaders Forum “Conversations with Mark Vargas” program on Friday, July 9, 3:00 pm, at Judson University, 1151 N. State St. in Elgin. The program will feature an interview with Golden Globe and Academy Award-nominated actor, musician and entrepreneur Terrence Howard. For ticket information call (847) 628-2076 or CLICK HERE.
Breakfast Rotary Plants for Operation Pollination
The Barrington Breakfast Rotary Club planted close to 200 pollinator plants and gardens recently at the NeuroBalance Center and Barrington Youth & Family Services, as part of a nationwide Operation Pollination initiative that is working to restore and maintain pollinator habitats across the country, according to The Barrington SCOOP. To learn more about this initiative and how it will affect our future food supply, CLICK HERE.
Amenities & Specials at Hampton Inn Deer Park
Hampton Inn & Suites, 21660 W. Lake Cook Rd. in Deer Park Town Center, is now offering an array of ameninties including: shuttle service to designated locations with 24-hour advance notice; use of the hotel's fitness center and pool without need for reservations; and discounts at a variety of local restaurants and venues. Special guest room rates are also available July 2-5 for those who mention the "Holiday Good Neighbor Rate" when calling (847) 726-0500. For details CLICK HERE.
Job Openings at Core Orthopedics
Core Orthopedics, 2380 Lakewood Blvd. in Hoffman Estates, is now hiring for a Medical Office Call Center Agent and full-time Front Desk Receptionist. The practice offers a full range of orthopedic treatment options, including sports medicine and surgeries of the hip, knee, shoulder, and spine. To inquire or submit a resume email: For position requirements and other details CLICK HERE.
Paxem Senior Move Managers Now Hiring
Paxem, Inc., is seeking candidates for the following positions: Senior Relocation Consultant, Packers and Estate Sale Assistants. Paxem offers a range of services for residential and commercial moves, including: organizing, de-cluttering, estate sales, estate clean-outs, packing, staging, move management and set up. For position details or to inquire CLICK HERE.
Neurobalance Center Sets Fundraiser for Oct. 3
Mark your calendar and sign up today for the NeuroBalance Center's 11th Annual Fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 3 from 1:00 to 5:00 pm at 1529 S. Grove Ave. in Barrington. Plan to enjoy live music, delicious BBQ, a silent auction and raffle prizes. Cost to attend is: $50/adult and $15/child under 12 years. Ticket sales are limited and the first 50 adults to register receive a FREE t-shirt. To buy tickets CLICK HERE.
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