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Come learn coding basics and make your Ozobot robot move by color-coding its path. Limit 10 Grades K-2Find out more »
Sun. Nov. 17 - Dec. 31 250,000 LED lights twinkle, sparkle and dance to more than 20 different Holiday songs. The show will play nightly on the hour 5,6,7,8,9 pm The last show will be on Dec. 31st. The 60 ft tree sits in the round-a-bout in the middle of the shopping mall.Find out more »
Sit. Stay. Pose! Take the Paw-fect Pics with Santa! Pet nights with Santa are back in Oak Brook, IL! Join us every Monday through December 16, 5PM to set close at Oakbrook Center. Dogs and cats only please. Packages & Details Package A – Digital and Print for $49.99 Digital Files (up to 3 photos), (4) 5x7, (2) 4x6, (4) 3x5, (4) Wallet Package B – Digital Files Only for $44.99, until December 14 when the price goes up to…Find out more »
Admission is FREE for Illinois residents on TuesdaysFind out more »
The Tinley Park-Park District is again helping with the mail delivery to the North Pole! “Santa’s Mailbox” will be located in the Bettenhausen Recreation Center during office hours from November 1 through November 24. Children mail their letter to Santa and receive a personal letter from him! Don’t forget to include your address for Santa! Santa will be busy packing his sleigh for Christmas night so he will only be able to answer letters received on or before November 24.…Find out more »
Ho! Ho! Ho! The Park District has made arrangements for children ages 4-10 to receive a call from Santa Claus! Calls are made from December 3 to December 14 between 3:00 and 7:00 pm at Santa’s convenience. Register Nov 1 through Nov 30 by completing one of Santa’s special calling forms at the Recreation Center. Santa will make one phone call to families with multiple children and talk to each child during the call.Find out more »
On Tuesdays and Thursdays from October 1- December 31, 2019, all guests will receive FREE ADMISSION to Brookfield Zoo. You do not need to buy admission tickets if you plan on attending those days. This does not include zoo attractions.Find out more »
Say “SANTA” with It’s a Wonderful Lifetime! Lifetime is your destination for 24/7 Christmas movies, all season long! And to get you in the holiday spirit, Lifetime is giving the gift of 500 free photo packages so your festive family photos with Santa can be remembered for a lifetime. Sign up for your free photo package from November 8, 2019 to November 27, 2019. And to keep the season merry and bright, share your holiday moments for a chance to…Find out more »
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