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Early Riser Splash Pad

Join us for an early morning activity inside the splash pad area with B#Sharp Music teacher, Monica Corbett.


Tween Night

Tweens will enjoy an evening of playing games/sports and interacting with friends at Ackerman SFC! Sports will include dodgeball, wiffle ball, and more. Everyone will also get the opportunity to climb the rock wall. Plus, each participant will receive a piece of pizza and water bottle to end the night. Parents must accompany their child(ren) for check-in and check-out.


Boating in the Park

Venture out and enjoy the beauty of Lake Ellyn from the water by renting our canoes, kayaks, or a pedal boat. $5 per boat for 20 minutes.


Kids Theater Guide: Fall ’19 – Winter ’20

We are so excited about all the fantastic family-friendly theater productions heading our way in the fall and winter months! From big shows in the city to smaller ones right in your neighborhood, there are plenty of excellent options to captivate the whole family. Check out our comprehensive list of shows for kids — some with a cast of adult…



Your One-Stop Spot to Find Local Kids Classes and Teams

Between everyone on the Kidlist Team and the wide range of children all of us have, we have looked into every type of kids classes, teams, clinics, and lessons there are. So we decided to put all of our heads together to create a helpful resource for all of our fellow parents, grandparents, and caregivers! Below you will find four…


Back to School Bash

Kids in grades 6-8 are invited to a free pool party complete with a DJ and games. Must present school ID.


Dive-In Movie: Finding Dory

Wrap up a great summer at Sunset Pool with a showing of Disney’s Finding Dory on the big, blow-up screen! Movie begins at 8pm.


Community Game Night

Celebrate the end of summer and the Glen Ellyn Public Library’s ‘Game On: Summer Challenge’ with giant games like Connect 4, Jenga, checkers and more. 


Community Game Night

Celebrate the end of summer and the Glen Ellyn Public Library’s ‘Game On: Summer Challenge’ with giant games like Connect 4, Jenga, checkers and more. 


Kids’ Basketball Teams, Leagues, and Skill Building

If your child dreams of nothin’ but net — or they’ve outgrown dunking on the Little Tikes hoop — you’ve got lots of choices. From competitive traveling teams to all-kids-play local leagues, we’re rounding up local basketball programs in the western suburbs. Don’t forget to check with your own local school and park district, too! This article is sponsored by…


Cheerleading for Kids

Be loud, be proud, and check out these cheerleading clubs! Is your child interesting in trying a cheerleading or tumbling class? Cheerleading involves dance, tumbling, jumps, cheers, and stunting. We’ve got classes, clubs, and camps for your cheerleader. There are a variety of competitive and non-competitive options for each age group. Cheerleading Clubs and Classes in Chicago’s Western Suburbs All…