October 18, 2021

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This Weekend’s Events In Elgin Area

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ELGIN, IL — Wondering what there is to do in the Elgin area this weekend? Below, we’ve included some of this week’s top events from Elgin. Check out what’s happening and what might interest you before you make plans.

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Here are a few events happening this weekend throughout Elgin:


Featured Event: American English and Centerfold, LIVE MUSIC, Thursday Night Concert Series at Sonny Acres Farm!

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Sonny Acres Farm
  • What: 7:00 to 8:00 – American English performs songs covering the entire career of The Beatles from 1963 – 1970. With precise attention to every musical detail, along with costume changes, vintage instruments, and special effects, American English magically create a tribute to The B… Learn More
Featured Event: American English and Centerfold, LIVE MUSIC, Thursday Night Concert Series at Sonny Acres Farm! (Sal Swanton)

AP Teacher Meetings (voluntary) – Bartlett High School

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Thursday and August 26 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Learn More

Post Secondary Success – Bartlett High School

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Thursday and August 26 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PMadded 6/14/21 Learn More

Dance Team Tryouts – Bartlett High School

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Thursday, August 26 from 3:30 PM to 7:30 PMadded 8/20/21 Learn More

Curriculum Night (3rd/4th grade) – Garfield Elementary

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Garfield Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Garfield Elementary: Thursday, August 26 from 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM Learn More

Curriculum Night – Ronald D. O’Neal Elementary

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Ronald D. O’Neal Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Ronald D. O’Neal Elementary: Thursday, August 26 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Learn More

On the Move: Family Games/En la Ruta: Juegos Para Familia

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gail Borden Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gail Borden Public Library: Thursday, August 26 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PMBring a blanket, or chair to sit on and listen to stories about moving along the trail! ¡Traiga una manta o una silla para sentarse y escuchar cuentos mientras nos preparamos para la ruta! Learn More

Herff Jones/Class Rings – Bartlett High School

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Thursday, August 26 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PMadded 8/17/21 Learn More

Curriculum Night (5th/6th grade) – Garfield Elementary

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Garfield Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Garfield Elementary: Thursday, August 26 from 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM Learn More

Lawyer in the Library – Gail Borden Public Library

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gail Borden Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gail Borden Public Library: Thursday, August 26 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PMVisit this walk-in service to assist you with your legal questions. No registration. Provided in partnership with the Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center. Learn More

Windows 10 Intermediate – Gail Borden Public Library

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gail Borden Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gail Borden Public Library: Thursday, August 26 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PMLearn how to create shortcuts, adjust settings, uninstall programs, utilize Task Manager and Windows defender, and explore the Windows store. Learn More

Curriculum Night / Noche de Currículum

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lords Park Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Lords Park Elementary: Thursday, August 26 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PMParents and families: Join us for our virtual curriculum night on Zoom to learn about classroom learning expectations the learning progression of the grade level connect with the teacher and l… Learn More

Middle School Parent Virtual Open House

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Hampshire Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Hampshire Middle School: Thursday, August 26 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Learn More

Parent Night (1,3,5) – Prairie View Grade School

  • When: Thursday, August 26th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Prairie View Grade School
  • What: Event listing from Prairie View Grade School: Thursday, August 26 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM Learn More

SASA Meeting – Horler – Bartlett High School

  • When: Friday, August 27th at 7:00 a.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Friday, August 27 from 7:00 AM to 7:30 AMadded 8/24/21 Learn More

Drama Club – Mez – Bartlett High School

  • When: Friday, August 27th at 7:00 a.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Friday, August 27 from 7:00 AM to 7:45 AM Learn More

Little Stitches – Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District

  • When: Friday, August 27th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District
  • What: Event listing from Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District: Friday, August 27 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM Get inspired and learn about fiber arts and crafts. Students will work on guided projects while learning various skills, ages 8-12 years old. This month we will learn… Learn More

Side Street Sip & Shop – Side Street Studio Arts

  • When: Friday, August 27th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Side Street Studio Arts
  • What: Event listing from Side Street Studio Arts: Friday, August 27 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PMJoin us every Friday at the Elgin Farmers Market for Sip & Shop! Partnering with Elgin Beverage Company, we offer local craft beers, hard seltzers, wine, soda and water to quench your summ… Learn More

Featured Event: Last Call Before Fall Fest

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Light of Christ Lutheran Church
  • What: Celebrating the end of the summer is always better together! Finish your summer off right with the Last Call Before Fall Fest. One last celebration of the summer season with entertainment for all ages, food trucks, live bands, kid’s games, Bingo, extreme attractions, bags tour… Learn More
Featured Event: Last Call Before Fall Fest (Michael Halvorson)

SAT @ SCN – St Charles North High School

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 7:00 a.m.
  • Where: St Charles North High School
  • What: Event listing from St Charles North High School: Saturday, August 28 from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM Learn More

Sheriff Ron Hain’s Annual Charity Car Show

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Kane County Sheriff
  • What: Event listing from Kane County Sheriff: Saturday, August 28 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PMDetails Join Kane County Sheriff Ron Hain for his Annual Charity Car Show! This year’s proceeds will benefit CASA Kane County. Come for the cars and… More https://www.facebook.com/events/2380147… Learn More

Re-Open House and Swap – Valley Model Railroad

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Valley Model Railroad
  • What: Event listing from Valley Model Railroad: Saturday, August 28 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Learn More

Bark in the Park – Anderson Animal Shelter

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Anderson Animal Shelter
  • What: Event listing from Anderson Animal Shelter: Saturday, August 28 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PMDetails Bark in the Park Saturday, August 28 | 10 am-3 pm Randall Oaks Park Celebrate human’s best friend with this free event in Randall Oaks… More https://www.facebook.com/events/148361… Learn More

Garden Walk, Wayne, IL – Northern Kane County Wild Ones

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Northern Kane County Wild Ones
  • What: Event listing from Northern Kane County Wild Ones: Saturday, August 28 at 9:00 AMDetails Please join us to tour the garden of Angelika-Brinkman-Busi in Wayne, IL, on August 28. Their just under 2-acre yard borders Brewster Creek… More https://www.facebook.com/events/1793934308… Learn More

Goat Yoga on the Farm

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Reverse the Kerrs Farm
  • What: Goat Yoga Chicago Fun Amazing Exciting Relaxing Joyful Magical Hilarious Wonderful Just a few words to describe what people say after they experience Goat Yoga! What are you waiting for?! Try Goat Yoga for yourselves. Goat yoga classes include 30 min… Learn More

Goat Yoga on the Farm

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 12:15 p.m.
  • Where: Reverse the Kerrs Farm
  • What: Goat Yoga Chicago Fun Amazing Exciting Relaxing Joyful Magical Hilarious Wonderful Just a few words to describe what people say after they experience Goat Yoga! What are you waiting for?! Try Goat Yoga for yourselves. Goat yoga classes include 30 min… Learn More

Side Street Summer Music Series: Luca, Lower Automation, The Waterfall King

  • When: Saturday, August 28th at 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Side Street Studio Arts
  • What: Event listing from Side Street Studio Arts: Saturday, August 28 at 8:00 PMDetails You asked for it. LUCA LOWER AUTOMATION… More https://www.facebook.com/events/576864716805296 Learn More

Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley- 6th Annual Bike for the Kids

  • When: Sunday, August 29th at 6:00 a.m.
  • Where: Elgin Area Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Elgin Area Chamber: Sunday, August 29 from 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM Hop on your bike to help children with developmental delays and disabilities walk, talk or experience the joy of cycling! Choose your distance with routes from 12 to 100 miles and celebrate at the… Learn More

Event Cancelled But Looking For Drop Boxes

  • When: Sunday, August 29th at 10:00 a.m.
  • What: Hi Everyone! we canceled the Event But we are looking For DropBox availability! We will supply box  Drop it off and pick it up Our Veterans Need you! The goal for 2021 is 2000 stockings. We will have a collection bin… To Get them to you Please call us Items needed are … Learn More

Goat Yoga on the Farm

  • When: Sunday, August 29th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Reverse the Kerrs Farm
  • What: Goat Yoga Chicago Fun Amazing Exciting Relaxing Joyful Magical Hilarious Wonderful Just a few words to describe what people say after they experience Goat Yoga! What are you waiting for?! Try Goat Yoga for yourselves. Goat yoga classes include 30 min… Learn More

Goat Yoga on the Farm

  • When: Sunday, August 29th at 11:45 a.m.
  • Where: Reverse the Kerrs Farm
  • What: Goat Yoga Chicago Fun Amazing Exciting Relaxing Joyful Magical Hilarious Wonderful Just a few words to describe what people say after they experience Goat Yoga! What are you waiting for?! Try Goat Yoga for yourselves. Goat yoga classes include 30 min… Learn More

Olsen Pledge leaders – Horizon Elementary

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Horizon Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Horizon Elementary: Monday, August 30 (all day) Learn More

Back to School – picnic – Cambridge Lakes Charter School

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Cambridge Lakes Charter School
  • What: Event listing from Cambridge Lakes Charter School: Monday, August 30 from 11:30 AM to 6:00 PM Learn More

SIP Meetings – Bartlett High School

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Monday, August 30 from 3:00 PM to 3:45 PMadded 6/14/21 Learn More

PTLP Meeting/Junta de Padres y Maestros de Lords Park

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lords Park Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Lords Park Elementary: Monday, August 30 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PMParents and families: Join us for our first parent meeting of the school year! We will be distributing leadership opportunities planning a sequence of events for the school year and coming toget… Learn More

Google Photos – Gail Borden Public Library

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gail Borden Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gail Borden Public Library: Monday, August 30 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PMLearn how to backup, store, and share photos with family and friends using Google Photos. Learn More

Band Parent Meeting – Hollaway – Bartlett High School

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Monday, August 30 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PMadded 8/20/21 Learn More

NHS Induction Ceremony – St Charles North High School

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: St Charles North High School
  • What: Event listing from St Charles North High School: Monday, August 30 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Learn More

6:30 PM CAC Specialized Student Services Mtg.

  • When: Monday, August 30th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Creekside Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Creekside Elementary: Tuesday, August 31 (all day)Monday, August 31, 2021, 6:30 p.m.VIA Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88081814630Meeting ID: 880 8181 4630Please see the agenda for this meeting HERE.For more information on CAC, please visit the district’s w… Learn More

Ecker Center Overdose Awareness Day Memorial Event

  • When: Tuesday, August 31st at 7:00 a.m.
  • Where: Two American Way
  • What: The memorial will include speakers representing people who have experienced the loss of a loved one to an overdose, as well as overdose survivors who are using their experience to help others. The names of loved ones will be read aloud, followed by a candlelight vigil and an … Learn More

Sunshine Committee – Stanley – Bartlett High School

  • When: Tuesday, August 31st at 7:00 a.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Tuesday, August 31 from 7:00 AM to 7:30 AMadded 8/24/21 Learn More

Academic Team Meeting – Wichman – Bartlett High School

  • When: Tuesday, August 31st at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Tuesday, August 31 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AMadded 8/12/21 Learn More

SD Meetings – Bartlett High School

  • When: Tuesday, August 31st at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Tuesday, August 31 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PMadded 6/14/21 Learn More

Fall Sport Pictures – Bral – Bartlett High School

  • When: Tuesday, August 31st at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Tuesday, August 31 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PMadded 7/12/21 Learn More

Mathletes Club – Wetendorf – Bartlett High School

  • When: Wednesday, September 1st at 7:00 a.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Wednesday, September 1 from 7:00 AM to 7:30 AMadded 8/24/21 Learn More

Picture Day! – Kenyon Woods Middle

  • When: Wednesday, September 1st at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Kenyon Woods Middle
  • What: Event listing from Kenyon Woods Middle: Wednesday, September 1 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM Learn More

Larsen Picture Day – Larsen Middle

  • When: Wednesday, September 1st at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Larsen Middle
  • What: Event listing from Larsen Middle: Wednesday, September 1 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Learn More

Guide Right – Walker – Bartlett High School

  • When: Wednesday, September 1st at 10:25 a.m.
  • Where: Bartlett High School
  • What: Event listing from Bartlett High School: Wednesday, September 1 from 10:25 AM to 2:00 PMadded 8/23/21 Learn More

EARN Too Networking Group – Elgin Area Referral Network

  • When: Wednesday, September 1st at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Elgin Area Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Elgin Area Chamber: Wednesday, September 1 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Could you use a part-time sales force to grow your business? Interested in getting more leads? How about talking with business owners/managers who have been there and can offer their advice?… Learn More

See more local events posted by your neighbors, or add your own, on the Elgin Patch community calendar.

Editor’s note: This article was automatically generated based on event information mainly provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified most of this information, always check with organizers to confirm posted events are proceeding as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also reach out to [email protected] with any questions or other feedback about this article.