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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.
Come and celebrate National LEGO Day! The River Forest Park District will be collaborating with Play-Well TEKnologies and families in the community to build River Forest out of 20,000 LEGO Bricks! Families will have the opportunity to create River Forest, while tackling these questions through play: If you had the chance to design River Forest, how would you design it? What else would you add to the village that you think is currently missing? How would you make River Forest…Find out more »
It's Valentine's Day - Parents want a date night! Drop your kids off with us for an evening of Valentine's Day art, movie, pizza and more.Find out more »
Join your friends on a mission-based laser tag experience! ARC Laser Tag brings your favorite video games to life. Up to 14 players will play for one hour with accurate taggers that feature hit confirmation, authentic red-dot/green-dot scopes and arcade sounds. Open play includes 10-15 minutes of safety and orientation briefing before the game. Headbands are washed after each use. Team placement is not guaranteed. Staff has the right to divide up the teams as they see fit. Dress in…Find out more »
You are invited to eat breakfast with the Bunny. Enjoy a buffet breakfast of pancakes, eggs, sausage, hash browns, fruit and yogurt. Children will have the opportunity to visit with the bunny so be sure to bring a camera. After breakfast, join the Bunny outside for our Egg Hunt at Keystone Park West. Each family member attending the breakfast (regardless of age), must register and pay. We do not have high chairs or booster seats available. There will be assigned…Find out more »
Join the River Forest Park District and the Easter Bunny for Springtime fun at our annual Easter Egg Hunt! The event is held in specially designated areas of Keystone Park West. Children ages 2 - 10 will be divided into age groups and hunt for hundreds of candy and sticker filled eggs with children of similar age. Children should also be on the look-out for special golden eggs that are redeemable for prize baskets. The hunt lasts only 5 minutes,…Find out more »
Make a difference this Earth Day by participating in the annual Des Plaines River Cleanup! To thank all the volunteers, the Park District will provide a continental breakfast . We encourage you and your family (all ages), organization, business, school, and neighborhoods to register as a Team to volunteer your time to clean up the Des Plaines riverbank and Thatcher Woods. Pre-registration is recommended and available at rfparks.com, or by downloading a Group Registration From online.Find out more »
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