77. Fly Kites & Explore Nature at Barrington KidFest 2013

 To celebrate June as Leave No Child Inside month, the 2nd annual Barrington Area Kid Fest – a fun-filled event combining the 12th annual Community Kite Fly and 3rd annual Family Nature Fest – will be Saturday, May 4, from 11am – 3 p.m. at Citizens Park, 511 Lake Zurich Road (at Route 14) in Barrington. This family-oriented event is … Read more…

254. KIDS CLUB: Pumpkin Carving Photo Contest

 It’s the first week of the month and that means it’s time for another KIDS CLUB challenge.  We also have five winners to announce from last month’s “What if You Were President?” contest, which we’ll get to in just a minute.  But first, let’s talk about this month’s contest.   This is one you can do with your whole family!  It’s … Read more…

230. KIDS CLUB CONTEST: What if You Were President?

 It’s the first day of the month and that means it’s time for another KIDS CLUB contest here at 365Barrington.com. Learning Express Toys is again offering prizes for our winners and, with toys on the line and politics on the mind, the stakes are high for this one! We have winners to announce today from last month’s Classroom Riddle Challenge.  … Read more…

218. KIDS CLUB: Take the Classroom Riddle Challenge

 It’s time for your little ones to have some fun here at 365Barrington.com with a brand new Kids Club Contest.  Plus, we have two winners to announce from last month’s Blue House Mystery contest.  This month we have a “Back to School” theme.  We’re calling it the Classroom Riddle Challenge and the best part is that Learning Express Toys is … Read more…

188. KIDS CLUB: Solve the Blue House Riddle to Win

 On the first day of every month we host a special contest just for kids here at 365Barrington.com. Because today is July 1st, we have a brand new contest in the form of a riddle about a little blue house. Any kids who can correctly answer the following riddle are eligible to win July’s Kids Club contest.  Learning Express Toys … Read more…

160. KIDS CLUB: Draw Your Dad to Win Father’s Day Art Contest

 It’s the first day of the month and that means it’s time for our monthly 365 Barrington Kids Club contest with cool prizes on the line, courtesy of Learning Express Toys. We have three winners from last month’s challenge, which was to draw a picture of your mom for mother’s day and to tell us what you love most about … Read more…

154. Discover “Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift”

 For the first time since publishing her children’s book, Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift 15 years ago, Tower Lakes author, Sheila Glazov, will have the honor of watching a musical rendition of the story brought to life on stage this Sunday night.  Performers with Lake Zurich’s Trilogy School of Performing Arts have prepared a special interpretation of the book, which is … Read more…

145. KIDS CLUB: Brand New Barrington Area “Kids Fest”

 There’s a new event happening in Barrington tomorrow that’s all about encouraging kids to get outside, explore nature and have a blast while breathing fresh air.  Three local organizations are coming together to host the first ever Barrington Kids Fest at Citizens Park and they have a long list of exciting outdoor activities planned for the day. This is the … Read more…

144. 365 Barrington “Kids Club” Mother’s Day Art Contest

 If you have kids, know kids or are a kid-at-heart, we have some exciting news.  Starting today, we’re carving out a new space here at 365Barrington.com that’s devoted to great stuff for children to do in Barrington and we’ve even invented a brand new monthly contest!  During the first week of each month, we’re going to challenge kids to share … Read more…