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Glen Ellyn Park District

(630) 858-2462

July 2020

Restoration Workdays

July 11, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 8, 2020 at 9:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Help care for natural areas in your community parks. Activities may include removal of non-native plants, picking up trash, trail maintenance, collecting seeds, and planting trees and flowers. Please bring your own work gloves and a water bottle. We will follow health guidelines, maintain distances, and limit participation to a maximum of 8 volunteers as allowed under Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Plan. Contact Renae Frigo at rfrigo@gepark.org if you have questions. 7/11 - Maryknoll 8/8 - Lake Ellyn

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August 2020

2K for the Kids Fun Run

August 1, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Newton Park (Glen Ellyn), 707 Fairview Avenue
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
$22 – $33

Join us for our 5th annual 2K kids race! At approximately 1.25 miles, this race is designed for kids of all ages. At each half mile, participants will compete against each other in fun, exciting, and age-appropriate challenges. Participants will be timed, and prizes will be awarded to the first, second, and third place runners in each age and gender group. Group are divided by age: 4-5 years, 6-7 years, and 8-10 years. Fee includes timing bib, t-shirt and post-race…

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Restoration Workdays

August 8, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Help care for natural areas in your community parks. Activities may include removal of non-native plants, picking up trash, trail maintenance, collecting seeds, and planting trees and flowers. Please bring your own work gloves and a water bottle. We will follow health guidelines, maintain distances, and limit participation to a maximum of 8 volunteers as allowed under Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Plan. Contact Renae Frigo at rfrigo@gepark.org if you have questions. 7/11 - Maryknoll 8/8 - Lake Ellyn

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Movies in the Park – Jumanji: The Next Level

August 12, 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Lake Foxcroft Park, Roosevelt Road & North Lambert Road
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
Free

Watch movies under the stars! We’ll be traveling to different parks with our inflatable movie screen in June, July and August. Movies in the Parks are free to attend and open to the public. Join us before the movies for free Art in the Park with Jenny Nagle from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Plus, enjoy complimentary Andy’s Frozen Custard while supplies last! All films will begin at dusk.

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