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Carol Stream Park District

https://www.csparks.org/

April 2020

Grandparent and Me-Everyday Heroes with Kidcreate Studio

April 4, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies Road
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$29 – $44

Firefighters are everyday heroes! Create a cool painting of a fire truck. Grandma or Grandpa will create right alongside their grandchild. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

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Flashlight Egg Hunt

April 9, 7:30 pm - 7:55 pm
McCaslin Park, 27W650 North Avenue
West Chicago, IL 60185 United States
$6 – $12

Hunt for eggs under the moonlight at Coyote Crossing. Lots of candy and prizes to find! Bring a flashlight, basket to collect your eggs and a camera to snap a photo with the Bunny and Cody Coyote. Hunters should check in 15 minutes prior to scheduled hunt time. Register by April 1 and save. Registration will close when the time slot is filled. Pre-registration by April 6 required. Fee is per child.

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Bunny Bash

April 11, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies Road
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$9 – $19

Come join the Bunny for fun, games, entertainment, bounce house, crafts, snacks and an egg hunt. Don't forget to bring your basket for the egg hunt. Fee is per child. Pre-register by April 6 and save.

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Manners Matter

April 11, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bartlett Community Center, 700 S Bartlett Road
Barlett, IL 60103 United States
$38 – $57

Learn proper classroom, table, and even public manners and proper ways to speak to our parents and teachers. Also, work on table etiquette and receive a place setting to take home to practice. This is a much needed skill in our community today. Adult attends with participant.

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Magic Class

April 14, 6:45 pm - 7:50 pm
Bartlett Community Center, 700 S Bartlett Road
Barlett, IL 60103 United States
$20 – $30

Amaze family and friends with quick-to-learn and easy-to-perform tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mindreading and more. Materials and magic kit included. New tricks each session.

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Glitzy Girls: Spring Tea Time Glam Night

April 22, 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Fountainview Recreation Center, 910 N Gary Avenue
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$35 – $53

Get pampered with a spring make-over complete with hair flower, make-up and pretty nails. Decorate a ceramic "tea pot" flower planter with paints, jewels and embellishments. Decorate a bracelet with spring charms.

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CPR/AED

April 25, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fountainview Recreation Center, 910 N Gary Avenue
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$72 – $92

An Instructor-led course, will use a combination of video, workbooks, lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice to teach CPR/AED certification. No prerequisites for this class.

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May 2020

Babysitting Basics

May 2, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies Road
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$29 – $44

A must for beginning babysitters! Safety, child-tending skills and basic first aid are covered. A workbook is also given to take home. Receive a certificate upon completion of class. Participants should bring a doll to class.

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Family Dino Dig

May 2, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lincoln Marsh, Harrison & Pierce Avenues
Wheaton, IL United States
$10 – $15

Travel back in time with us as we dig for dinosaur bones and hunt for dinosaur eggs. Children must be accompanied by a nonpaying adult.

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Mom and Son Prom Formal Dance

May 2, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fountainview Recreation Center, 910 N Gary Avenue
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$17 – $25

Incredi-Moms will enjoy a super (hero) evening with their son(s). The evening includes music, dancing, entertainment, and refreshments. Mom's receive a commemorative gift. Pre-registration by April 28 is required. Fee is per person, both Mom & Son must register.

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Parent and Child Date Night-Mothers Day Craft w/Kidcreate Studio

May 8, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies Road
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$45 – $65

Follow easy step-by-step instructions to create matching collages with a garden theme. Each parent and child will create their own masterpiece on a real canvas board.

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Family Fun Canoeing

May 9, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Northside Park Canoe Cabin, 1300 N. West St.
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
$10 – $15

Paddle and explore the scenic Northside Park Lagoon. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Maximum of 3 people per canoe.

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STEAM For Preschoolers

May 16, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies Road
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$19 – $29

Want your preschooler to become more engaged with STEAM activities? In this class they will have access to a variety of STEAM stations where they can play with light tables practice patterning, use the sensory table, and much more!

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Froggy Went a Courtin

May 16, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Lincoln Marsh, Harrison & Pierce Avenues
Wheaton, IL United States
$10 – $15

Come out to Lincoln Marsh to hear a symphony of songs by one of nature's finest musicians-the frog! Many frogs are calling this time of year. Find out why and learn more about this special wetland critter as we hike the marsh to see if we can find them. Program concludes with a campfire and roasting marshmallows. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.

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Getting Ready for Summer Cooking

May 18, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Winfield Park District, 0N020 County Farm Road
Winfield, IL 60190 United States
$23 – $35

Make delicious poolside dip, ice cream cone cupcakes and summer sandwiches.

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Bedtime Buddies

May 23, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bartlett Community Center, 700 S Bartlett Road
Barlett, IL 60103 United States
$38 – $57

Join us to make the cutest bear you have ever seen, think of a unique name to place on their birth certificate. Design a special t-shirt and blanket to carry your new friend home in. Price is per couple: parent to attend with their child.

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Cycling Through the Parks

May 30, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Carol Stream Town Center, 960 N Gary Ave
Carol Stream, IL United States
$20 – $30

Join us this Spring for a leisurely bike tour through Carol Stream's scenic & playful parks This event is open to all ages and offers family friendly ?pit stops? along the way of a self-guided mapped cycling tour. Participants start and end at Ross Ferraro Town Center. Map & Souvenir item included in registration fee. Registration Fees are donated to the Carol Stream Parks Foundation. Registration deadline May 1. Children under 4yrs. are free

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Messy Play for Preschoolers

May 30, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Simkus Recreation Center, 849 W Lies Road
Carol Stream, IL 60188 United States
$14 – $21

Does your preschooler like to get messy? In this class they can get messy with friends and we will clean up their mess! Messy crafts and activities will be available for participants.

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Twilight Voyage

May 30, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lincoln Marsh, Harrison & Pierce Avenues
Wheaton, IL United States
$10 – $15

Enjoy an evening of canoeing, campfire and marshmallows with the family. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Maximum of three people per canoe.

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