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Mark your calendar and join us for fun and education events at your local store. Saturday, October 5th - Kids can get creative and create a painted pumpkin craft. Saturday October 12th - Get ready for Halloween and create a ghost craft door hanger. Donations will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Saturday October 19th - Kids can get creative by working on a Halloween-inspired craft. This event will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Saturday October 26th - Show…Find out more »
Play tricky games, fashion fun fall crafts and plant a tree seed to take home as your treat. Small pumpkins to paint will also be available for purchase Costumes encouraged. Fees and Admission Included in Arboretum admission. Pumpkins to paint will also be available for a small fee.Find out more »
Date: Saturdays and Sundays, October 12 to 27, 2019 Little ghosts and goblins of all ages are sure to have a howlin’ good time! Our not-so-scary and fun-filled event has something for the entire family to enjoy!Find out more »
Bring the Family for an Afternoon of Autumn fun! Your superheroes and princesses can trick-or-treat, enjoy hay rides & stilt walkers! Don’t forget your costumes!Find out more »
Come out to Cosley Zoo this fall and enjoy the colors of the season, see the animals, and pick out your pumpkin! Pumpkins, gourds, apples, cider, corn stalks, and straw bales are all available for purchase. Regular admission applies, additional fees for ridesFind out more »
Join the Glen Ellyn Park District at the climbing wall for a fun Halloween trick-or-treat event. Trick-or-Treat Climb is divided into two-time slots on Saturday, October 19th at Ackerman SFC. The first time slot is from 9am-10am and the next time slot is from 10:30am-11:00am. Kids, ages 5-11 will have to work - or climb - for their treats! Rock climbing friendly costumes are welcome!Find out more »
Join the Glen Ellyn Park District at Ackerman SFC’s climbing wall for a fun Halloween trick-or-treat event on Saturday, October 19th. At Trick-or-Treat Climb, kids, ages 5-11, will have to climb for their treats! All participants must register for one of the times slots: 9am-10am or 10:30am-11:30am. Rock climbing friendly costumes are welcome! To register, visit www.gepark.org/register. Resident Registration: July 28th at 10:00pm Non-Resident Registration: August 12th at 8:30am Ages: 5-11Find out more »
The Lombard Park District wants you to join us in making a difference in people’s lives this fall. Our Trick-or-Treat Food Drive is open for participation by local groups, organizations and families. Each group will be assigned an area of Lombard to collect canned and boxed food to be donated to a local food pantry. This year we will be focusing on neighborhoods near Manor Hill Elementary and the Log Cabin. NEW! If you wish to donate, but we won’t…Find out more »
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