Thursday September 24, 2020
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. Questions? Call the BACC office at (847) 381-2525 or click here to send us an email.
Sunglasses Trunk Show Today at ANUYU Boutique 
Stop by ANUYU Boutique, 571 N. Rand Rd. in Lake Zurich, today, Sept. 24 from 4:00-8:00 pm for their Oliver Goldsmith trunk show. Enjoy styling, rare discounts, wine and nibbles while trying on the sunglasses that gave Audrey Hepburn her iconic style, as well as other flattering eyewear from this stunning collection. Find the perfect frame for your face with help from an experienced stylist. Masks will be worn and social distancing and sanitizing protocol will be followed. Click here for details.
Live Music Outdoors at Big Iron Horse BBQ Tomorrow
Enjoy a delicious meal, drinks and live music from 6:00-9:00 pm tomorrow, Sept. 25 at Big iron Horse BBQ, 205 Park Ave. in Barrington. Acouostic guitarist and vocalist Colin Cimmarusti will perform. Click here for details.
All American Reclaim BarnFest & More Sept. 25 - 28
Don't miss the BarnFest Customer Appreciation Event starting tomorrow, Sept. 25 through Monday Sept. 28 at All American Reclaim, 990 W. Northwest Hwy. in Lake Barrington. Enjoy food, drinks, sales and fun! Click here for details.
NAMI Offers Virtual Family Support Sept. 26 & 30
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Barrington Chapter is offering FREE Virtual Family Support Groups on Saturday, Sept. 26 from 1:00-2:30 pm and Wednesday, Sept. 30 from 7:00-8:30 pm. Participants must register no later than 11:00 am on Saturday and 4:30 pm on Wednesday. Registrants will receive an email with the meeting link approximately one hour before the meeting starts. Click here to register.
Ma & Pa’s Candy and Live Music in Long Grove Sept. 26
Satisfy your sweet tooth while listening to live music on Saturday, Sept. 26 at Ma & Pa’s Candy, 424 Robert Parker Coffin Rd. in Long Grove. Singer Matt Ray will perform at 2:00 pm. Bring some chairs and your friends. Click here for details.
Alpaca Days at Safehouse This Weekend - Reserve Your Spot
Reserve your spot to celebrate National Alpaca Farm Days on Saturday or Sunday, Sept. 26 & 27, at Safehouse Farm Alpacas' new location: 25638 W. Chatham Rd. in Barrington. Experience alpacas up-close, tour the farm, view live demonstrations, shop for alpaca products, enjoy hot dogs & more! This is a COVID-conscious event with a limited number of visitors, face masks and social distancing. To reserve a timeslot (9-11 am, 12-2pm, or 3pm-5pm) text Linda at (847) 209-5513) or click here to send an email.
Halloween Take-Home Paint Kits Sale at Pinot's Palette in The Arboretum of South Barrington
Now through Sunday, Sept. 27, buy three Halloween Take-Home Paint Kits and get one FREE from Pinot's Palette, 100 W. Higgins Rd., Ste. H80 in The Arboretum of South Barrington. Painting kits include: mini-canvas, brushes, acrylic paint, paper plate palette, water cup, napkins and step-by-step instructions. For more information call Cathie at (847) 910-6786 or click here for details.
Learn How To Handle the Room on Zoom Sept. 29
Learn "How to Handle the Room When You're on Zoom!" Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 2:00 pm via Zoom! Don't miss this informative presentation by Jared Silver of At A Glance Marketing. Create your on-screen brilliance by learning: which buttons to push; primary roles during a Zoom event; planning your presentation/writing your script; and secrets for crisp, sound and clean lighting. Cost is $15 for BACC members/$25 for guests. Click here to register.
Lake County Virtual Town Hall on Sept. 30
Lake County is holding its third live Virtual Town Hall on Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 7:00 pm. Hosted by Lake County Board Chair Sandy Hart, panelists will discuss the most current information about how COVID-19 is impacting Lake County, relief efforts including programs that have provided funding to Lake County businesses and residents who have been financially impacted, and information about voting in the November General Election. Click here to register.
Movie Tickets with Purchase at Deer Park Town Center
Now through Sept. 30 receive two FREE tickets to Deer Park Century Theatres when you spend $150 at retailers or restaurants in Deer Park Town Center, 20530 North Rand Rd. Limit one pair of tickets with qualifying same-day receipts totaling $150 or more. Redeem same-day receipts dated Sept. 8, 2020 or later at the Deer Park Town Center office located in Ste. 133. Office hours are M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm. Click here for details.
Support Local Business in Walk On Road Rally Oct. 3
Save the date for a fun socially distant Road Rally Scavenger Hunt on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm hosted by Walk On. Visit Barrington area businesses to complete your official entry card, then enter for a raffle drawing. Proceeds will benefit Walk On, a therapeutic horseback riding center located at 26665 W. Cuba Rd. in Barrington. Cost to enter is $25. Click here for details.
Raue Center Halloween Show on Oct. 9
Get in the Halloween spirit early, virtually or in-person, with "What a Witch! A Spooky Night with Sierra White," on Friday, Oct. 9 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm at Raue Center For The Arts, 26 N. Williams St. in Crystal Lake. Cabaret artist Sierra White will celebrate all of the chilly, silly, and spooky things she loves about October with tunes from masters. Tickets are $30 in-person/$20 for the virtual show. Click here for details.
Lions Club Golf Outing at Kemper Lakes Oct. 12
Don't miss the Barrington Lions Club Golf Classic on Monday, Oct. 12, at Kemper Lakes, 24000 N. Old McHenry Rd. in Kildeer. The scramble event includes a buffet lunch at 11:00 am, followed by a shotgun start, then cocktails and buffet dinner after golf, a silent auction and prizes. Proceeds benefit the Lions Club charities. Click here to register.
Kelleher and Holland Form New Law Firm
Regionally known attorneys Andrew J. Kelleher, Jr. and Robert A. Holland recently announced the formation of their new law firm, Kelleher + Holland, LLC, 102 S. Wynstone Park Dr. in North Barrington. The firm will focus on estate & trust planning and administration, mergers & acquisitions, corporate business law, tax & wealth structuring, civil and criminal litigation, personal injury, commercial and residential real estate, employment law, and family law & divorce. Click here for details.
Quality Healthcare Benefits for Small Businesses
Mindful Medispa & Mediclinic, 1626 W. Algonquin Rd. in Hoffman Estates, offers small business owners a way to provide affordable, quality healthcare benefits for their employees. They offer a cost-saving Direct Primary Care membership, along with a catastrophic insurance plan, that addresses a majority of employee healthcare needs, including same-day service, doctor care, and longer visits. For more information call or text (224) 634-1500. Click here for details.
SBDC at CLC Offers FREE Talent Assessment & Development Tool for Small Businesses
The Illinois SBDC at College of Lake County is now offering a free Talent Assessment & Development (TAD) tool for businesses in Lake County. The online platform provides businesses of any size with a continuous learning resource that enables them to: Assess employee skills; Identify training needs; Create individual and companywide development plans; Deliver high-quality, training programs on a wide range of topics; and Analyze and report employee development data. Click here for details.
Job Opening at Catchpenny Resale Shoppe
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital is now hiring for a full-time position at Catchpenny Resale Shoppe, 118 E. Main St. in Barrington. Hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, with 1- 2 years experience in a retail or customer service environment. Click here for details or to apply.
Registration Open for Fall Bowling Leagues at Sideouts
Sign up for some fun this Fall at 3D Sideouts, 4018 Roberts Rd. in Island Lake. Join one of their existing bowling leagues or contact Sideouts to create your own. They have bowling leagues for all ages and demographics. Enjoy drinks and delicious food while you are there. Click here for details.
Shop for Fall Fashions & More in Downtown Long Grove
Shop for fall clothing and accessories in Historic Downtown Long Grove, 308 Old McHenry Rd. Add a special piece to your wardrobe from Long Grove's unique independently-owned boutiques including Bella Donna Boutique, Epilogue, Olivia's Boutique, and Within Reach. Click here for details.
Fall Colors on Display at Barrington Fine Rug Gallery
Barrington Fine Rug Gallery, 200 Applebee St. in Barrington, is celebrating the arrival of the Fall season by showcasing some of the beautiful rugs in their collections that have fall colors woven into the designs. Stop by their store in the Ice House Mall to see the vintage and antique handwoven artisan rugs and learn about their additional services including handwashing, repair and appraisals of rugs. Click here for details.
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