Gallery Art Show at Kaleidoscope School of Fine Art
Solo Art Exhibition by Jaynanne Ridder, a resident of Lake Barrington Shores at Kaleidoscope School of Fine Art, 316 W. Main St. in Barrington. Jaynanne’s acrylic painting started as a hobby but is blossoming into her full-time passion. They invite you to stop by Kaleidoscope School of Fine Art at your convenience to view Jaynanne’s artwork until March 31, Monday – Friday
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Phone (847) 381-4840 with any questions. Free.
Quest Academy Open House
Discover Quest Academy and learn how they inspire and challenge gifted children. Meet with teachers in the classroom, talk with current parents, and interact with their Head of School, administrators, and admission staff on Wednesday, February 15: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Tours, 6:30 – 7:00 p.m. Presentation. Quest is located at 500 North Benton St., Palatine. No Fee or Registration Required for Open House. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Networking for Newbies Networking Training
Learn the secrets of effective business networking in this fun and fast-paced workshop, including: When and where to network for business; How to show up with confidence, even if you don’t know a soul there; and The 3 worst networking mistakes–and how to avoid them. Location is Co-Optim, 21660 W. Field Pkwy., Deer Park on Friday, February 17 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. $25 regular; $30 VIP includes Killer Elevator Speech eBook. Contact Victoria@CenterForGuiltFreeSuccess.com.
How To Have Serious Fun With Moms & Tots
Moms and their tots from 10 mo. to 3 yrs. are invited to the, “How To Have Serious Fun With Mom’s & Tots” event on Friday, February 17 at The Little Gym of Barrington. Registration is required for this experience, which emphasizes socialization for both the tots and moms. Register by calling (224) 633-3404 Classes at: 9:30 -10:30 a.m. for 4-19 month old tot; 11:00 – noon for 19 month – 3 yr. tots. Cost: $25, Little Gym member $5. The Little Gym of Barrington is located a 7224 S. Northwest Hwy., Barrington.
Buehler YMCA FREE Family Fitness Night
Join the Buehler YMCA for Family Fitness Night on Friday, February 17, from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Enjoy a 30-40 minute family exercise experience as your family all work together through 6 different stations. Each station has different levels of difficulty so you can customize your experience to meet your family’s goals. Age and fitness experience does not matter! Healthy snacks will also be provided. Buehler YMCA, 1400 W. Northwest Hwy., Palatine. Please pre-register for this FREE community event so they can have a general count. Pre-registration can be made online at buehlerymca.org or by calling 847.359.2400.
Richard Marx at Raue this Friday
As a performer, songwriter and producer, Richard Marx’s nearly three-decade-long career has had innumerable highlights. The Chicago native has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide, starting with his self-titled debut which went to #8 and spawned four Top 5 singles, including the chart-topping “Hold on to the Nights,” with “Don’t Mean Nothing” earning him a Grammy nomination for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance. The follow-up, 1989’s Repeat Offender, was even more successful, hitting #1 and going quadruple-platinum with two #1 singles in “Satisfied” and “Right Here Waiting.” Raue Center For The Arts, 26 N. Williams Street, Crystal Lake, on Friday, February 17 at 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. Tickets start at $49, and additional fees may apply. Call the Box Office at (815) 356-9212.
Essential Oils 101 – Make-n-Take
Lynette Reedy and her crew is back at New Beginnings on Tuesday, February 21 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. to teach all the amazing things essential oils can do to improve health. She will give a brief intro on oils, safety and their uses, then the fun begins! You will make things like: Stress Away Lime Bath Salt, Headache Relief Roller, Stressmint Roller, Citrus Fresh Room Spray and Tangerine Lavender Lotion. Click Here to Register, and see all the choices you have. You can register to make as many items as you wish, just indicate the number of each when you register or just visit and watch. New Beginnings Chiropractic & Wellness Center, 33 W. Higgins Rd, Ste. 620, South Barrington
New Cocktails and Menu at Shakou Barrington
Shakou Barrington launched a New Cocktail Menu last week to rave reviews! Try the new Shakou Signature Martinis: Asian Pear, Fire N Ice, Wild Lychee, and New Shakou Signature Cocktails: Scarlet Night, Mile High, and Basil Smash. New menu items at Shakou Barrington starting this Friday. The Shakou menu has an all new look and new items to enjoy. Call (224) 655-2853 for reservations now so you can be the first to try what’s new at Shakou. Shakou is located at 121 W. Main St., Barrington.
Select Graphics & Promotions Launch New Website
After months and months of hard work, Select Graphics & Promotions is delighted to announce the launch of their new website, www.selectgandp.com. The goal with this new website is to provide their customers with an easier way to learn about and integrate Promotional Products into their marketing strategies. They want to ensure that each and every person accessing their site is able to gather all the information needed regarding the promotional products they are looking for…and do so in a timely and efficient manner.
Epicure Bistro on Crain’s Best New Restaurants for Business
Epicure Bistro at 718 W. Northwest Hwy., Barrington, is on the list at Crain’s Chicago “Best New Restaurants for Business 2017.” Click here for the full articile on Crain’s, and call Epicure at (847) 382-1677 to reserve a table today. Epicure Bistro “executes classic bistro cuisine with conviction and style rather than going all blurry with global this and Mediterranean that. With its sunny, white-tableclothed dining room and ratatouille, steak frites, and savory and sweet crepes on the menu.”
Bath & Body Works New Bath Fizzy
The New Bath & Body Works Bath Fizzies are the perfect way to pamper with fragrant bubbles that fizz & foam. Add to your bath for a burst of fragrance, color and fun! Plus, the special heart shape is perfect for pampering your sweetheart. Only $6.50 each or Mix & Match: Buy 3, Get 3 Free! View the collection here. Bath & Body Works is located in Deer Park Town Center, and The Arboretum of South Barrington.
St. Paddy’s 5K/10K Saturday, March 18, at Deer Park Town Center
Get your green out and join Deer Park Town Center for the first run of the year. The Deer Park St. Paddy’s 5K & 10K run/walk features live Irish music to get everyone in the spirit. For more information and to register for the event click here.
Goodbye Winter Sale at Within Reach
Visit Within Reach located in Historic Dowtown Long Grove, for 30% off scarves, jackets, hats, gloves and mittens. Within Reach, 302 Old McHenry Road, Long Grove. (847) 634-2399
Nominate a Local Business for the Daily Herald 2017 Readers’ Choice
Nominations have begun for the 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards – help the Daily Herald pick the best in the ‘burbs by nominating the best businesses and places in their categories. Simply write in your favorite for each category by February 22 by Clicking here.