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Everyone is welcome to add events to the Kidlist calendar, given that they are drop-in and/or free (no ongoing classes or camps that require registration) and are local to the west and/or southwest suburbs of Chicago. Click on the blue “Submit an Event” button and fill out the form.
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Spring Fishing Derby
April 27, 8:00 am - 11:00 am
The late William McDowell, a former commissioner at The Park District, loved fishing. Come enjoy his favorite recreational past time and a chance to win some great prizes at this springs Fishing Derby. Also children participants can enter for a chance to win a bike, donated by The McDowell family, when registered before 10:30am. Anglers 16 and older need both Dolphin Lake and State of Illinois fishing permits. Bait will be available for sale the day of the event.
Don’t have a poll? Rent one from Irons Oaks.
*Please note that if you do not choose West or Southwest for the region selection, your event will not appear in the calendar. All events will be reviewed before publishing to the calendar. Event approval usually occurs on Wednesdays; if you need your event to be reviewed before then, please email Annie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do our best to provide comprehensive, accurate and useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, websites, signs around town and word of mouth. However, details change and people make mistakes, so please confirm the details before you go. Kidlist is not responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities listed on this site.