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Members in the News
Member News for Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Holiday Detox Workshop at New Beginnings Chiropractic & Wellness Center Jan. 18
If you are feeling wiped out from the holidays sign up for a Holiday Detox Workshop with Dr. Kimberly Gibas on January 18 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at New Beginnings Chiropractic & Wellness Center, 33 W. Higgins Rd., Ste. 620 in South Barrington. Learn how to understand the signals your body gives off when something is wrong inside and what your body is trying to tell you through the symptoms you experience. To RSVP call (847) 426 – 7008 or click here to register.
Barrington Area Library Receives 3-Star National Ranking
The Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Hwy. in Barrington, has received a three-star national ranking in the Library Journal annual review of public libraries. A total of 7,409 public libraries were rated nationwide and only 259 qualified as “Star Libraries,” putting the Barrington Area Library in the top 3.5 % of American public libraries. Only 22 libraries in Illinois received a star rating. Ranking categories include: circulation per capita, e-circulation per capita, visits per capita, program attendance per capita, and computer use per capita. www.balibrary.org
Winter Blow Out Sale at Achieve Footwear Jan. 19 – 21
Achieve Footwear, 1AW Crystal Lake Plaza in Crystal Lake, is holding its Annual Winter Blow Out Sale January 19 – 21. The sale includes shoes starting at $30; socks – buy two and get one free; insoles: 20% off and more. Store hours are: Friday 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Click here for details.
Dragology at Raue Center For The Arts on Jan. 24
Tickets are on sale for Dragology, a show featuring the talents of drag queens and kings from around the county on January 24 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Raue Center For The Arts, 26 N. Williams St. in Crystal Lake. Enjoy dancing, charm and a ‘no-holds-barred’ kind of floor show that is fun for everyone. Tickets cost $10 in advance, $15 at the door or $5 with student ID. To order tickets in advance, call the Raue Center Box Office at (815) 356-9212. Tickets are not available online.
Designed by Stacey Jewelry Pieces Displayed at Pre-Golden Globes Event
Designed by Stacey Jewelry was invited to display a selection of her jewelry and gift the pieces to celebrities at the GBK Celebrity Gifting Lounge for the Pre-Golden Globes event in early January. Stacey’s Rhinestone and Crystal Cuff pieces were showcased, as well as other signature bracelets, which were also seen on CNN’s clip about the event. www.designedbystaceyjewelry.com
2018-19 Kindergarten Program Enrollment on Jan. 26
Kindergarten enrollment for 2018-2019 will be held on January 26 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Bright Horizons, 21955 Field Parkway in Deer Park. Bright Horizons offers programs from infant to school age led by highly skilled teachers who provide a caring and nurturing environment where children can learn and develop. For more information call (847) 719-2070 or click here to send an email.
Lakeside Legacy Foundation “Hilarity for Charity” Fundraiser on Jan. 26
The Lakeside Legacy Foundation will present “Hilarity for Charity,” at Lakeside Arts Park at the Dole, 401 Country Club Rd. in Crystal Lake, on January 26 from 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. Join the Crystal Lake Central Laughletes, the Cary Grove Comedy Club, and Woodstock High School Improv Group for an evening of improvisation and sketch comedy to raise the roof and funds. Tickets are $8.00. Click here to purchase tickets.
Christina Currie Events Receives Wedding Planner of Excellence Award
Christina Currie Events, Inc., 117 S. Cook St. #116 in Barrington, was recently honored with the Wedding Planner of Excellence Award, by the Wedding International Professionals Association (WIPA). Currie and her team were acknowledged for their countless hours and creativity in planning a Chicago 2016 wedding, which involved months of planning and staging of different events. WIPA is recognized as one of the primary sources of expertise in the wedding industry. www.christinacurrieevents.com.
“Warrior Thursday” at Battle House Laser Combat
Have fun with friends every week at a discounted rate of $30 per player from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on “Warrior Thursday” at Battle House Laser Combat 28039 W. Northpointe Parkway Unit 4 in Lake Barrington. Simply choose “Warrior Thursday” at checkout to get the discounted rate. Call (815) 382-7191 or click here for details.
Midtown Athletic Club Membership Special
Join Midtown Athletic Club, 1760 N. Hicks Rd. in Palatine, before January 31 and they will waive your initiation fee. Their facility offers 13 indoor and outdoor tennis courts, two swimming pools, the latest fitness equipment, training programs, and contemporary dining and social spaces.
Paxem, Inc. has recently added local moving to its repertoire of services. Now community members can hire Paxem to provide small moves within 20 miles of Palatine, IL. The moving portion of the business compliments Paxem’s other services which include organizing, decluttering, sorting, packing, set up, estate liquidations, consignment and much more. For more information call (847) 829-4437.
Insurance and Financial Service Specialist Wanted at Jimmy Marinelli State Farm in South Barrington
Jimmy Marinelli State Farm, 3 Executive Court, Ste. 2 in South Barrington, has an opening for a sales specialist in the lines of insurance and banking products. Position requires offering honest, trustworthy advice and using skills as a proactive problem solver to identify insurance protection products that meet clients’ unique needs. Qualifications required include: License in Property and Casualty or Life and Health (or registered and willing to obtain license); the ability to work independently to plan, set priorities and organize work; very good oral and written communication skills; a willing attitude to learn new ways on the job to help clients. For more information call (815) 978-3194 or click here to inquire.
WeCare Family Clinic Offers Direct Primary Care Service
WeCare Family Clinic Ltd., 33 W.Higgins Rd., Ste. 5030 in South Barrington, is now offering direct primary care to its patients. The service requires only doctor and patient communications with no third-party involvement. For a monthly fee clinic patients receive excellent care, discounted labs and medications, as well as access to the doctor by phone, text, email and video call. The service is designed to provide savings to individuals and employers. For more information call (773) 230-7333 or click here to email Dr. Joanna Pozdal.
Order Online from Jewel and Receive Free Delivery
Jewel-Osco, 150 W. Main Street Barrington, now delivers and is offering special savings when customers order online. Receive $25 off your order plus free delivery on your first online order, when spending $100 or more (use promo code: 25FREE0. Or receive free delivery on your first order (minimum $30) when using the promo code: FREE. Click here for details.