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Kids Obstacle Challenge

Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course race for kids ages 4-14, with 15+ fun and challenging obstacles and mud. Our mission is to inspire and challenge kids, and forge family bonds, through obstacles and adventure. We are the largest touring adventure and obstacle course race series for kids in the nation! And the best part is, it’s…


Groovin’ in the Grove 5K, 10K, and kids races

Family-friendly race, walk, and fun Mother’s Day weekend activities helping neighbors transiting out of homelessness. USATF Certified Course • Flowers for all Moms • Raffles/Giveaways • Moon Jump • Clown • Medals for all Kids • Post Race Refreshments • Pre & Post Race Massage • Gear Check • Supervised Kids Activities • DJ • Coffee • Indoor Restrooms &…


Writing Club for Kids

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that stresses creativity. Club meets on the last Thursday of each month. Registration not required. Grades 4 through 6.


Flashlight Egg Hunt

Kids, ages 7 to 10, join the Glen Ellyn Park District on Thursday, April 9 from 8:30pm-9pm for the Flashlight Egg Hunt. Bring a flashlight and basket and head out to look for eggs filled with candy and toys. Find one of the special eggs and redeem it for one of the grand prize baskets! Check-in starts at 8:15pm. Be…


Writing Club for Kids

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that stresses creativity. Club meets on the last Thursday of each month. Registration not required. Grades 4 through 6.


Writing Club for Kids

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that stresses creativity. Club meets on the last Thursday of each month. Registration not required. Grades 4 through 6.


Writing Club for Kids

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that stresses creativity. Club meets on the last Thursday of each month. Registration not required. Grades 4 through 6.


Free Open Gym Time

St. John’s Christian Preschool Mokena is sponsoring a FREE open gym! Bring your littles ages 0-5 yrs old to run around and play in our gym. We will have a few balls and things to play with but feel free to bring a favorite toy to share. This is a drop in event, but a parent or guardian must stay…


Free Tinkergarten Class

Join us for a free Tinkergarten class! At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. Leader Amanda Knittel Herman will facilitate and expertly designed play scenario allowing children of all ages to communicate, collaborate, and create together. Please register here: Tinkergarten.com/winter


Bubble Bash: A Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year with a countdown to Noon celebration! Families can spend time together creating lasting memories, taking part in special activities, grooving to live music, exploring the Museum’s hands-on exhibits, and counting down to Noon! This annual year-end celebration, now in its 18th year, has become a holiday tradition for families. EARLY BIRD SAVINGS THROUGH MONDAY, DECEMBER…


Santa is Coming to FireZone

Join us for our favorite event of the year!!!! We will have: *Fire fighter Gear demo *Pictures with Firefighting Santa *Holiday Treats *Craft *Free Christmas fire helmet *Please bring a toy to donate to our Toy Drive PLEASE READ BEFORE PURCHASING TICKETS *Santa Drop In is on 12/14/19, from 10am-1pm *If tickets were not purchased prior to event, tickets at…


Turkey Trot

All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate at the annual Turkey Trot Predicto Race on Thursday, November 28th starting at 8am! The top two runners who most accurately predict their finish time will win a Thanksgiving treat. Prizes will also be awarded for Best Costume. Advance registration is not required, but a waiver must be signed prior to the…