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Current Events:
April 25, 2014 Horticulture Workshop (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
April 25, 2014
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

In celebration of Arbor Day, we welcome Horticulturist and Interior Scape Designer Jaime Plotkin for a hands-on horticulture workshop entitled, “Herb and Container Gardening.” Create your own Herb Planters and learn more about container gardening. Each participant will bring home an herbal kitchen planter to enjoy.
 
April 25, 2014 Horticulture Workshop with Horticulturalist Jaime Plotkin (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
April 25, 2014
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Learn how to make effortless looking flower arrangements that have that just-picked-from-the garden look. Join horticulturist and Interiorscape designer, Jaime Plotkin for a hands-on horticulture workshop and learn about floral arranging design elements, principles and styles. Each participant will create and take home a fresh and festive floral "fireworks arrangement" to sparkle and light up your home in time for Fourth of July!
 
Looking Forward:
May 04, 2014 Spring Band Concert Featuring the Deerfield Community Band (02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event's details
May 04, 2014
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Sit back and relax as the Deerfield Community Band present an afternoon program of show tunes and patriotic classics!
 
May 04, 2014 Deer Dash 10k, 5k, 1 Mile Fun Run (07:30 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event's details
May 04, 2014
Deer_Dash
07:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jaycee Park
1026 Wilmot Road
Deerfield,IL
60015

The Deer Dash is designed for both the casual jogger and the competitive runner, offering a 10K, 5K and 1 mile fun-run.
 
May 05, 2014 60 Minutes with Barry Bradford - Richard Daley (12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event's details
May 05, 2014
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Barry Bradford brings conviction and passion to his programs and lectures. His classes cover a dizzying array of topics – history, psychology, theater, movies and books – all fascinating, funny, fast-paced and filled with many little known facts and sometimes, fascinating conclusions.
 
May 06, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
May 06, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
May 08, 2014 The Drury Lane Theater presents “Hello, Dolly!” Luncheon Theater (10:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
Event's details
May 08, 2014
10:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Trip Departs from PTC
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Epic, grand and uplifting, “Les Miserables” is the story of Jean Valjean, a burly French peasant of abnormal strength and potentially violent nature and his quest for redemption after serving 19 years in jail. Lunch prior to the show included in the ticket price!
 
May 09, 2014 Local Celebrity Chef Gale Gand (10:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
Event's details
May 09, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

We are absolutely thrilled that much-loved local treasure and nationally-acclaimed chef Gale Gand has a gap in her busy TV and restaurant schedule to give us a sneak preview of her latest book “Lunch!” just in time for Mother’s Day (and Father’s Day too)! Gale will give a cooking demonstration sharing a recipe from the book. There will be a sample of the recipe to taste and enjoy as well as a copy of the recipe for participants to take home and try themselves!
 
May 10, 2014 Chess Tournament (09:30 AM - 01:00 PM)
Event's details
May 10, 2014
09:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-975-0650

Compete against your friends in a round robin chess tournament. Compete once with every player in your age group then participate in an elimination bracket. Awards will be awarded to top individuals and teams.
 
May 13, 2014 PTC Women's Club - May Luncheon and Progam “Below Stairs: Memoirs of the English Kitchen Maid” (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
May 13, 2014
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

In this program, Leslie Goddard will portray Margaret Powell, a kitchen maid and cook who worked in several stately English homes in the 1920’s. Powell’s 1968 best-selling memoir “Below Stairs” was a key inspiration for the television program, “Downton Abbey” and “Upstairs, Downstairs.” This first-person program introduces you to Powell, as she shares stories about the work it took to run a wealthy household and the eccentricities often found among employers! Please join us!
 
May 13, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
May 13, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
May 16, 2014 “Museums of the World” With Art Educator Debra Levie (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event's details
May 16, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Come and explore the museums of the world with art educator, Debra Levie. In this travelogue / lecture series, experience the world’s most famous museums and the art treasures found inside.
 
May 16, 2014 Friday with Friends (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
May 16, 2014
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

The PTC is excited to continue with its monthly community program where we invite local friends, members and speakers to come and share their talents. If you are looking to meet others in a casual and friendly setting, please plan on joining us.
 
May 18, 2014 Hershey Track and Field Meet at Deerfield HS (12:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
May 18, 2014
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Deerfield High School

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This national program introduces children 9-14 (as of 12/31/14) to physical fitness through basic track and field events, encouraging them to do their best. Event winners per age group advance to the state meet (possibly national meet). Participants may compete in up to 3 events (not all running). Pre-Registration with completed local meet entry form, available at JPCC, is required.
 
May 19, 2014 60 Minutes with Barry Bradford - The Election of 1968 (12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event's details
May 19, 2014
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Barry Bradford brings conviction and passion to his programs and lectures. His classes cover a dizzying array of topics – history, psychology, theater, movies and books – all fascinating, funny, fast-paced and filled with many little known facts and sometimes, fascinating conclusions.
 
May 20, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
May 20, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
May 21, 2014 Deerfield Park Foundation and Warriors Wrestling Alumni and Friends Golf Outing (12:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
Event's details
May 21, 2014
12:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Deerfield Golf Club
1201 Saunders Road
Riverwoods,IL
60015

847-945-8333

We’re building on the success of the inaugural Deerfield Park Foundation (DPF) & Warrior Wrestling Alumni & Friends (WWAF) spring golf outing in 2013!
 
May 21, 2014 Courtside with the Chicago Sky (10:30 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
May 21, 2014
10:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Join us as we travel to the Rosemont Horizon to see the Chicago Sky Women’s Basketball Team take to the court for an afternoon game. Seats have been assigned to half court, 15 rows up, all with a great view! The game begins at 11:30 am and ends at 1:30 pm. A boxed lunch is included in the ticket price and will be given to us to enjoy during the game. Lunch includes: sandwich, drink, apple and cookie.
 
May 22, 2014 Fiesta de la Casa (05:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event's details
May 22, 2014
Fiesta de la Casa at the Patty Turner Center
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

The PTC is excited to announce this year’s “Fiesta de La Casa!” which will be presented on Wednesday, May 22nd at 5:30 p.m. This grand event will feature a delicious buffet of authentic Mexican fare and the mariachi music of “Mexico Vivo!” Come and join us for a colorful evening of hot, fiesta fun!”
 
May 27, 2014 PTC Classic Car Show (08:30 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event's details
May 27, 2014
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The PTC Men’s Club will hold its 3rd Annual Classic Car Show on Tuesday, May 27th at 8:30 am. All members and guests are invited to join us for a morning showing of classic and antique cars. Come and hear the stories from the owners themselves. Mark your calendars for this premier outdoor event!
 
May 27, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
May 27, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
May 30, 2014 Middle School Pool Party (06:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event's details
May 30, 2014
Middle_School_Pool_Party
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Deerspring Pool

Deerfield,IL
60015

847-317-2555

Kick off your summer with our pool party at Deerspring Pool! Concessions available. Swim, dance, or just hang out with your friends as the DJs get everyone involved and play your favorite music. Call 847-317-2555 in case of inclement weather.
 
June 02, 2014 60 Minutes with Barry Bradford - The Rat Pack (12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event's details
June 02, 2014
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Barry Bradford brings conviction and passion to his programs and lectures. His classes cover a dizzying array of topics – history, psychology, theater, movies and books – all fascinating, funny, fast-paced and filled with many little known facts and sometimes, fascinating conclusions.
 
June 03, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
June 03, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
June 06, 2014 Whole Food Market Deerfield "A Ravinia Picnic Basket" (12:00 PM - 12:45 PM)
Event's details
June 06, 2014
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Do you want to impress your friends and family the next time you go to Ravinia? If so, then you won’t want to miss how to create the perfect Ravinia basket. Specialists from Whole Foods Market will join us at the PTC to show us how to pack the perfect meal, but also give you an opportunity to taste some amazing items from their Prepared Foods & Specialty departments.
 
June 07, 2014 Tin Man Triathlon (07:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
June 07, 2014
triathlon
07:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Deerspring Park

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300 Meter Swim: 50 meter outdoor pool Bike: 6 miles Run: Residential 3 mile loop.
 
June 10, 2014 PTC Women's Club - The Remarkable Mary Kingsley "Travels in West Africa" (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
June 10, 2014
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

In this program, Leslie Goddard will portray Margaret Powell, a kitchen maid and cook who worked in several stately English homes in the 1920’s. Powell’s 1968 best-selling memoir “Below Stairs” was a key inspiration for the television program, “Downton Abbey” and “Upstairs, Downstairs.” This first-person program introduces you to Powell, as she shares stories about the work it took to run a wealthy household and the eccentricities often found among employers! Please join us!
 
June 10, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
June 10, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
June 12, 2014 A Day at the Races (10:30 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
June 12, 2014
10:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Join us for a delightful outdoor day at the races as the PTC travels to Arlington Park Race Track. Our box seats provide the best outside seating available plus commanding views of the track all under the shelter of the world famous cantilevered roof. This sporty location is a great place to socialize freely while you play the ponies! Box seating includes admission to Arlington International, a Daily Racing Guide and reserved Box Seat. Your fee includes a ticket to the Box Seat Bistro.
 
June 15, 2014 Summer Sampler - Saturday June Band (05:00 PM - 06:30 PM)
Event's details
June 15, 2014
Saturday June Band
05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Mitchell Park

Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Summer Sampler is a collection of talented musical entertainers who play every Sunday, June 15 - August 10, 5 - 6:30 pm at Mitchell Park. Pizza is for sale or bring a picnic.
 
June 16, 2014 60 Minutes with Barry Bradford - Frank Sinatra (12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event's details
June 16, 2014
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Barry Bradford brings conviction and passion to his programs and lectures. His classes cover a dizzying array of topics – history, psychology, theater, movies and books – all fascinating, funny, fast-paced and filled with many little known facts and sometimes, fascinating conclusions.
 
June 17, 2014 Patty Turner Center Men's Club (08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
June 17, 2014
08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Members come from throughout the region to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center. Those with additional questions regarding the Men’s Club can call coordinator, John Maxson, at: (847) 945-3927.
 
June 19, 2014 The Milwaukee Art Museum (09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
June 19, 2014
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Join us as the PTC travels to the Milwaukee Art Museum to experience their newest exhibit, “Kandinsky: A Retrospective” featuring an extensive collection of works of as created by one of the key abstract painters n Modern Art. Fee includes museum entrance and exhibit tour led by PTC art instructor Debra Levie! Lunch on own at the Museum’s Café Calatrava!
 
June 20, 2014 “Museums of the World” With Art Educator Debra Levie (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event's details
June 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Come and explore the museums of the world with art educator, Debra Levie. In this travelogue / lecture series, experience the world’s most famous museums and the art treasures found inside.
 
June 20, 2014 Friday with Friends (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
June 20, 2014
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

The PTC is excited to continue with its monthly community program where we invite local friends, members and speakers to come and share their talents. If you are looking to meet others in a casual and friendly setting, please plan on joining us.
 
Past Events:
April 18, 2014 No School (All Day Event)
Event's details
April 18, 2014
All Day Event
No School - Good Friday
 
April 21, 2014 60 Minutes with Barry Bradford - Steve Jobs (12:30 PM - 01:30 PM)
Event's details
April 21, 2014
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

(847) 940-4010

Barry Bradford brings conviction and passion to his programs and lectures. His classes cover a dizzying array of topics – history, psychology, theater, movies and books – all fascinating, funny, fast-paced and filled with many little known facts and sometimes, fascinating conclusions.
 
April 22, 2014 Touring the Driehaus Museum (12:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
April 22, 2014
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

This mansion was designed for Samuel M. Nickerson by one of Chicago’s earliest architects, Edward J. Burling of the architectural firm of Burling & Whitehouse. Construction took 4 years and cost $450,000; reportedly the most expensive and elaborate private residence in Chicago at the time of its completion in 1883. Join us as we visit and tour this magnificent residence along with the home’s elaborate rooms, 1500 pieces of treasured objects, furnishings and significant collection of Tiffany art.
 
April 22, 2014 Spring Sing (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
April 22, 2014
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-572-0650

Our annual Pre-K 4’s Spring Sing is coming soon. A special invitation will be sent home inviting your family to come.
 
April 23, 2014 Spring Sing (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
April 23, 2014
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-572-0650

Our annual Pre-K 4’s Spring Sing is coming soon. A special invitation will be sent home inviting your family to come.
 
 
 

 
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