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Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center

315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514

October 2017

Pumpkin Masterpiece

October 26, 2017, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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Free

Grab your friends for some after school Halloween fun. Let your imagination unfold to create your own pumpkin design using paints.Pumpkins and snacks will be provided. Remember to dress in your painting clothes – we will be using some non-washable paints.

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Pumpkin Masterpieces

October 26, 2017, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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Free

Boys and girls ages 3-12 are invited to the Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center for an afternoon of pumpkin design and painting.  This event is free of charge!  We'll supply the pumpkin, paints and an afternoon snack!  Please dress to get messy! Please register at the Clarendon Hills Park District, 315 E. Chicago Avenue, no later than October 23.

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December 2017

Gingerbread House Decorating

December 8, 2017, 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$20 – $22

With festive holiday music playing in the background decorate your very own gingerbread house at the Community Center. Pizza and drinks will be served as you spend time with your friends selecting the perfect combination of candies and icing to complete your house. Gingerbread houses will be preassembled. Ages: 5-12 years old

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February 2018

Happy Valentines Day with American Girl

February 8, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$32 – $40

Bring your American Girl Doll, or any other similar sized doll, to this unique Valentine’s themed class. Enjoy decorating a special two-piece holiday outfit and finish it off with adorable pink, red and white jewelry. Then take a trip to the beauty shop where we will add colorful clips and ribbons to your dolls hair just in time for Valentine’s Day. Your favorite doll will look simply adorable! Ages 4-9

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March 2018

Dine with the Animals

March 2, 2018, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$16 – $20

What could be more exciting than hanging out with a bunch of animals on a Friday night? We will start the evening off with pizza and crafts followed by a 60-minute interactive exotic animal show. Ages: 5-10 years old with an Adult $8/$10 additional child Code 859100-01 Reg. Deadline February 26

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April 2018

Earth Day at the Clarendon Hills Park District

April 21, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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Free

Families are invited to the Clarendon Hills Park District's Prospect Park Pavilion between 10 a.m. and noon on Saturday, April 21 to celebrate Earth Day. Please bring along old crayons and gym shoes for recycling!  We'll have Earth Day games, healthy snacks, face painting, sidewalk chalk art, and other environmentally-friendly activities at this free event! Prospect Park is located adjacent to the Community Center at 315 E. Chicago Avenue.

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May 2018

May The 4th Be With You

May 4, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$30 – $38

Registration is required per couple. Grab your light saber and come dressed as your favorite character to meet Darth Vader and a Jedi Knight.  The evening will be filled with photo ops, galactic games and activities. This family event includes pizza and drink. $6/$8 each add'l family member

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October 2018

Pumpkin Masterpieces

October 24, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$5 – $6

Grab your friends for some after school Halloween fun. Let your imagination unfold to create your own pumpkin design using paints. Pumpkins and pizza will be provided. Remember to dress in your painting clothes.  We will be using some non-washable paints. Ages 3-12. Registration Deadline 10-19

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December 2018

Lunch with Santa

December 9, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$12 – $15

Beat the lines at the mall and spend a relaxed afternoon with Santa ringing in holiday cheer with music, crafts and lunch Santa is excited to decorate cookies with all the little ones and listen to what is on their "Wish List" Don't forget your camera for great photo opportunities All ages (under 12 months is free)

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Holiday Hang Out Time

December 12, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$8 – $10

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Invite your grandparents for an early night out of festivities. We will start the evening off with holiday crafts followed by a light dinner. The eevening will end with a fun game of BINGO. Everyone will leave with a smile spreading the holiday cheer.  Reg deadline Dec 7. price per couple. $5/7 per additional person

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Gingerbread House Decorating

December 14, 2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$20 – $22

With festive holiday music playing in the background decorate your own gingerbread house at the Community Center, Pizza and drinks will be served as you spend time with your friends selecting the perfect combination of candies and icing to complete your house.  Gingerbread houses will be pre-assembled. Parents are welcome to stay and assist.  Reg deadline Dec 7 Ages 5-12.

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Itsy Bitsy New Years Eve

December 28, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$12 – $15

Tots and tykes are invited to ring in 2019 with friends and family. Mark your calendar to get a head start on the celebrating with this new family event. Themed activities will make the time fly by until the countdown and sparkling cider toast at 12:00pm. Light snacks will be served.   Reg deadline Dec 21 age 3-6 with adult. Fee per couple. $4R/$7NR per additional person

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January 2019

Battleground Open Gym

January 25, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on February 8, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$5

Are you ready for an adventurous night out? The community Room will be transformed into a battlegound to dodge bullets and attack your opponents. Gather your friends and make new ones as the battle is ON! Participants should bring a nerf style gun. Bullets and protective goggles will be provided. Grades 3-8

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February 2019

Spring into Art

February 6, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on March 13, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 10, 2019 at 4:30 pm

Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
$15 – $18

Let your art shine through on the gloomy days of winter. Choose one or come to all 3 with your friends and enjoy some delicious sweet treats and punch while you create your hoiday masterpiece. There will be 2 designs to choose from at each class. Medium size canvas and paints will be provided. Remember to dress in you painting clothes. 9-13 years old. Feb 6 Valentine Mar 13 St Patrick April 10 Easter

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Battleground Open Gym: Clarendon Hills Park District

February 8, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$5

Boys and girls in grades 3-8 can enjoy an imaginary adventure on Friday evening, Feb. 8 when "Battleground Open Gym" returns to the Clarendon Hills Park District. The Community Room at 315 E. Chicago Avenue will be converted into a battlefield for this event -- please bring a Nerf-style gun!  (We will supply "bullets" and eye wear.)  Cost of this event is $5.00 per person; please register by Feb. 4.

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April 2019

Princess Tea Party

April 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$26

There will be plenty of time for royalty when the very first Princess Tea Party graces the Clarendon Hills Park District on Saturday, April 27 at the Community Center, 315 E. Chicago Avenue.  Girls ages 2-10 can wear their favorite princess dress, enjoy finger sandwiches and tea with a favorite adult at this event which takes place between 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m..  A storybook princess will be on hand for the fun! Pre-registration is required!

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July 2019

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

July 25, 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$9

Boys and girls ages 3-9 are invited to bring a favorite stuffed animal to the Clarendon Hills Park District between 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. on Thursday, July 25 for a pizza party and stuffed animal sleepover!  (Youngsters ages 3-5 must be accompanied by a parent.)  Once stuff animals are tucked into bed for the night, children and their parents will return home!  Pick up for stuffed animal  has been set for 9 a.m. on Friday, July 26, when children,…

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September 2019

Back to School Beauty Event

September 13, 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 Chicago Avenue
Clarendon Hills, 60514
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$20.00 – $25.00

Girls ages 10-14 will learn some important tips about good grooming, cosmetics and channeling inner and natural beauty at a September 13 class presented at the Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 E. Chicago Avenue.  Popular local make up artist Angela Goss will share her tips on make up selection and application techniques, offering samples and easy instructions. This event runs between 5 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. and has a $20.00 resident ($25.00 non-resident) fee.  Please register on or…

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