June 2018 Around Town 1

PGA Women’s Championship This Month at Kemper Lakes

Looking to see championship caliber golf this summer? Look no further than Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer for the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, June 26 – July 1. See up-close-and-personal big-name players that include Danielle Kang (2017 winner),  Brooke Henderson, Chella Choi, Lexi Thompson and Inbee Park, top money winner on the 2018 tour to date.

Jackie Endsley, tournament director, says new ticket options “give fans opportunity to elevate their Championship experience with affordable ways to entertain friends, clients and family at a Major Golf Championship.”  For information visit KPMGWomensPGA.com.

“Barrington, Illinois: The Horses Never Left”

Sunday, June 10, from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Barrington’s White House

Take a ride with historian Barbara Benson and photographer-filmmaker Robert McGinley, President of the River Valley Hound Heritage Foundation, as they retell Mrs. John Kinzie’s ride through Cuba Township in 1831 sharing photos, word and film recalling the people and horses of Barrington’s long history as a foremost equestrian destination. A traditional hunt tea service will be provided with a menu of savory and sweet finger foods and refreshments. General Admission tickets are $28.28, available at barringtonswhitehouse.com.

Hawthorn Woods Resident Debuts Event Planning Services

Joy Jones, LLC is a full service event planning and design company based in Hawthorn Woods. The company specializes in weddings, corporate events, and occasions of all kinds.

According to the founder, Joy Jones, her goal is to provide clients with an experience of elegance and class, and to create events that guests will remember forever. “I love what I do and wouldn’t change it for the world,” Joy said. “I bring a balanced blend of experience and personality to planning. With a passion to excel and the creativity to make it happen, I go out of my way to make sure each event is flawless.”

To learn more, please visit joyjones.com or call 224.286.4220.

Hawthorn Woods Aquatic Center Offers Wide Range of Swimming Classes

Enjoy summer with a 2018 season pass to the Hawthorn Woods Aquatic Center! Amenities include two water slides, two diving boards, lap pool, zero-depth activity pool, spray features, a concessions stand, and more.

Hawthorn Woods Aquatic Center offers Learn to Swim classes that ensure your child learns swimming skills in a gradual process that includes the introduction and mastery of various skill sets. Your child will grow more confident in a safe and loving aquatic environment. Quality instructors ensure your child will learn and advance their skills in a fun environment. Class levels offered include: parent-tot, preschool, and levels 1-5. Classes are held in the morning Monday through Thursday, as well as on Saturdays, and in the evening on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

For more information on the Hawthorn Woods Aquatic Center, including pass rates, learn to swim class offerings, swim team, diving and more, visit vhw.org/HWAC.