‘A hidden gem’ every winter: Barrington Town-Warming with speakers and panels

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Former US Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice speaks at the opening ceremony of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference, ADIPEC, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Village of Barrington director of communications and community engagement Patty Dowd Schmitz joins John Williams to describe the lecture series Barrington hosts annually in the winter. The event began in the late 1930s and continued until World War II before being revived in 2018. Past speakers have included Condoleezza Rice, Bill Daley, Doris Kearns Goodwin and John Williams himself! The next Barrington Town-Warming is scheduled to be held on Saturday, February 5, 2022 with tickets going on sale after the holidays.

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