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Everyone is welcome to add events to the Kidlist calendar, given that they are drop-in and/or free special events (no ongoing classes or camps that require registration) and are local to the west and/or southwest suburbs of Chicago. Click on the blue “Submit an Event” button and fill out the form.
Bring your flashlights and join us for this nighttime hunt for eggs. You’ll also have the chance to win a great prize like a MP3 player, DVD player, CD, and more! Each participant will go home with a candy bag. Please bring a flashlight and prize bag. The hunt will be held rain or moonshine, so be sure to dress for the weather. The first 50 to register will receive a special rate of $6. Playground check-in will be 7:00…Find out more »
Get ready for Earth Day and Celebrate National Kite Month with us! This free event is fun for all ages. Bring your own kite to fly or kick back and watch the pros. There will be professional demonstrations and stunts using giant kites.Find out more »
Start your Spring with a unique, bib-timed trail run through the wilderness. It’s easy on the eyes and the knees with a single track run through the blooming forest. The soft path, with its twists and turns, ups and downs, makes for a great all natural run whether the weather makes it a muddy mess, or a fragrant wildflower filled dash.Find out more »
Honor your mom with a special bouquet of hand-made paper flowers made by you! Since flowers have long been a Mother's Day tradition, this is a wonderful opportunity to create different types of paper flowers to give to that special person. Stop by anytime between 12:30-3:30pm to participate. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is recommended, but walk-in registration at the door is welcome. Hosted by the Oswegoland Heritage Association in partnership with the Oswegoland Park District.(CH)Find out more »
Celebrate the end of school with the ultimate sensory experience! Create seasonal slime in the concoction lab that will pop like fireworks, smell like summer, and be colored to be like the beach. Take home the slime you created, a souvenir, and a slime snack. Kid's must be able to follow directions. Class is co-oped with Yorkville Park and Recreation Department. Taught by The Team of Lisa Lombardi Coaching. (JG-C)Find out more »
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We do our best to provide comprehensive, accurate and useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, websites, signs around town and word of mouth. However, details change and people make mistakes, so please confirm the details before you go. Kidlist is not responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities listed on this site.