Get Ready, Set…! St Nick’s Knack’s Rummage Sale August 14 and 15

St Nicholas Episcopal's Nick's Knacks, a Rummage Sale

The clock is ticking…our annual rummage sale is just around the corner. There’s still room on the Sign-Up sheets for more names! All are welcome to pitch in.


We will be starting things off on August 2nd, Sunday, right after the 10am Liturgy. All items in the Noah’s Ark Space, the Gathering Space and the hallway near the bathrooms will go into the Hall in their proper places. Furniture will stay in the Gathering Space. Purses, shoes, luggage and outdoor items will stay in the Noah’s Ark Space. The Hall will be marked as to what goes where. Holiday items for example, will go on the wooden cabinets near the kitchen. The tables along the west wall will be for books, electronics and entertainment, clothing will go on the tables on the north side, 3 rows of tables running north and south will hold kitchen items, glassware, general merchandise and so forth. The Parish Office will be the Boutique/Antique Room.

Pricing and organizing can take place during the two weeks prior to the sale. However, starting Aug. 10th, Monday, we will get down to the nitty-gritty of making sure everything is organized and ready to go.

Let’s make this sale even better than our previous sales. Friday, August 14, 9am – 7pm and Saturday, August 15, 9am – 3pm. 4:30 Service follows in church. Ready, set….

Road Work Near St Nicholas – Don’t Let It Keep You Away

From the Elk Grove Village website:
Detail of road work and detour near Ridge Avenue
Ridge Avenue from Clearmont Drive to Walnut Lane (Detour Map Below) Beginning Monday, July 20th, Ridge Avenue will be closed to southbound traffic between Clearmont Drive and Walnut Lane. The construction area will allow only one-way traffic in the northbound direction. A detour is posted for southbound Ridge Avenue along Brookhaven Drive, Cypress Lane, and Walnut Lane. Also, Clearmont Drive at Ridge Avenue will be partially closed and allow on only one-way traffic in the eastbound direction. A detour is posted for westbound Clearmont Drive along Hickory Lane and Spruce Lane. Ridge Avenue at Laurel Street (Detour Map Below) Also on Monday, July 20th, Ridge Avenue and Laurel Street will be closed in both directions on the south and west sides. The north and east sides will remain open. A detour for Ridge Avenue and Laurel Street is posted along Tower Lane, Grosvener Lane, and Victoria Lane.
More information about the crosswalk improvements near St. Nicholas may be found at this link on the Elk Grove Village website.

Parish Picnic July 18 12pm-6pm


Hal Stratton, Your Grillmaster

Please save the date and plan to join us on Saturday, July 18th, from Noon until the end of the 4:30 service.

Sign-up sheets are posted in the Gathering Space.