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July 2020

Donut Dash 5K Run & Walk

July 11, 7:30 am - 10:30 am
Downtown Geneva IL United States
$10 – $35

Celebrate a beautiful summer morning with family and friends at the Donut Dash 5K Run/Walk, 1 Mile Youth Run and the Munchkin Kids Fun Run. This USATF certified, chip timed course runs through the scenic Fox River Trail in the town of Geneva, Il.

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Family Bike Challenge

July 11, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bolingbrook Recreation and Aquatic Complex, 200 S. Lindsey Lane
Bolingbrook, IL United States

All ages welcome! Participants will be given a bike route to travel to stations throughout Bolingbrook. Each station will feature a task to complete. Once successful you will receive a poker card. The participants will then see who has the best five card poker hand at the conclusion of the event. Register as a team (four participants per team). Route distances range from 2-12 miles. Additional detail provided up on registration.

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Bicycle Scavenger Hunt

July 14, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Western Springs Rec Center, 1500 Walker Street
Western Springs, IL 60558 United States

Tweens, we know you like to use your cell phones!! This hunt will take teams around town on their bikes taking photos of listed items. Participants form teams of 3 or 4. Registration packets can be picked up at the WS Rec Office or on our website at 1st & 2nd place teams will win prizes. Teams will depart from the Rec Center at about 3:45 pm. Please arrive on time. Teams need 1 smart phone and all participants…

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Yoga and Superhero Workshop

July 17, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Western Springs Rec Center, 1500 Walker Street
Western Springs, IL 60558 United States
$30 – $39

This exciting workshop is a combination of Yoga and Superhero-themed activities. Participants will enjoy 1 hour of superhero activities, including wearing superhero party masks and temporary tattoos to dress up as a superhero, choosing their own superpowers and making superhero crafts. Afterwards, participants will enjoy 1 hour of yoga instruction where they will enhance their fl exibility and strength and learn a variety of yoga poses, or mudras while playing fun yoga games. Must be fully potty trained. Co-op WS

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Hiking for Health

July 18, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 30, 2020 at 10:00 am

Various Locations IL United States

Head outdoors and take the first step toward a healthy lifestyle! Spending time in nature has been shown to reduce anxiety and depression, help alleviate attention deficits, and stimulate general good health. We'll hike to explore nature, while doing some invigorating exercises and fun nature activities along the way. Saturday, July 18; 10 - 11 a.m. Aurora West Forest Preserve 40W032 Hankes Rd., Aurora FREE Sunday, Aug. 30; 10 - 11 a.m. Burnidge Forest Preserve 38W235 Big Timber Rd., Elgin…

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Canine 5k

July 18, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Turner Park (Roselle), 81 E. Devon Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172 United States
$7 – $10

Grab your leash, some treats, and your adorable, loveable, drooling, four-legged friend and come on over to the paths at Turner Park! We will be hosting a Canine 5K! With water bowls and treat stations throughout the course your dog will love strutting their stuff! Don’t think your dog can complete a 5K - is your dog the not-so-active type, more of a couch potato, a senior with limited mobility, or simply would prefer the indoors – it’s ok, each…

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Youth Kayak Fishing Experience

July 30, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

One event on July 9, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on August 15, 2020 at 8:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
$99 – $149

Get out on local lakes with a professional kayak fishing instructor from Chi-YaK Adventures. Using water crafts specifically designed for anglers, you're sure to get into secret spots not reachable from shore. Whether you're looking to learn the skills involved in fishing from a watercraft, or to pick up a few pointers for improving your angling skills, this is the program for you! Choose from half-day camps or a full-day workshop -- taking one, two, or all five sessions. We'll…

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August 2020

Run for the Kids: Superhero Hustle

August 1, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Easter Seals Dupage and Fox Valley, 830 S Addison Ave
Villa Park, IL 60181 United States
$30 – $35

Be a hero for children with developmental delays and disabilities! Advance Registration (due April 30): $30 Race Day Registration: $35 Easterseals Clients: Free! *Easterseals Client applies only to the individual who receives therapy or child care services at Easterseals. Children Age 3 and Under: No Charge (No registration required)

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