PLANNING THE PERFECT WEDDING

PLANNING THE PERFECT WEDDING

This event has been designed for newly engaged couples to explore what Glenview has to offer while planning the perfect wedding. This self-guided tour will complete a bride’s wedding checklist by offering a chance for her to meet with a variety of vendors,...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road TransAtlatic by Colum McCann NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE •NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS In...

O’ Christmas Tree, O’ Christmas Tree

I admit I have POPD, Perfect Ornament Placement Disorder. One must have POPD when you decorate your tree with Waterford Crystal Ornaments, Belleek China Ornaments and the Nostolgic “I cannot believe I made these”...
Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline Between 1854 and 1929, so-called orphan trains ran regularly from the cities of the East Coast to the...
2015 iBAM

2015 iBAM

A Celebration of Irish Books / Arts / Music This year honoring the 100th Anniversary Commemoration of the 1916 Easter Rising Embrace your Heritage! October 9 – 10 –...
The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation September 16th, 2015 7:30pm – 9:00pm 1232 Waukegan Road The Lace Makers of Glenmara by Heather Barbieri The Lace Makers of Glenmara: a “charming, moving story, written with a delicate touch” (Joanne...
OK, Let’s Try This Again – The Mammy

OK, Let’s Try This Again – The Mammy

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club Due to vile weather and illness, our February 20th book club had only one true grit reader appear with The Mammy in hand, thank you Jill. This book is just too good to pass up. Please join us on to discuss this awesome,...
Winners of the Irish Soda Bread Contest

Winners of the Irish Soda Bread Contest

Thank you to everyone who participated in this years Irish Soda Bread Contest. Every loaf has a story and a history and they were all so yummy! WINNERS 1ST PLACE: CATHY NEIMANN #8 2ND PLACE: SUSAN O’MALLEY #10 3RD PLACE: MR. MALONEY #1 A huge THANK YOU to all of...
2nd Annual Irish Soda Bread Contest

2nd Annual Irish Soda Bread Contest

2nd ANNUAL IRISH SODA BREAD CONTEST Saturday, March 14th 10am – 2pm  The Irish Connoisseur is kicking off this St. Patrick’s Day celebrations with another Irish Soda Bread Contest. We had so much fun last year, we are doing it again.  Contestants can, once...