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Family Movie Night at the Darien Park District Community Center gym! Bring your chairs and blankets to enjoy “Aladdin”! Between 6-7pm Princess Jasmine will be available for a photo-op and we’ll have a fun craft activity. Movie will begin at 7pm. Concessions will be available for purchase. Aladdin is a street urchin who lives in a large and busy town long ago with his faithful monkey friend Abu... Under the orders of the evil Jafar, the sultan's advisor, Aladdin is…Find out more »
Grab your favorite bear and join us for a teddy bear picnic! We will make a craft, play games and go on a bear hunt! Teddy Grahams and juice will be served. You are sure to have a beary good time!Find out more »
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! All princesses in the Kingdom of Darien are cordially invited to attend an Ultimate Princess Party! In Attendance & available to pose for pictures with your princess will be: Ariel, Rapunzel, Belle, Elena of Avalor, Anna and Elsa. Your princess will also make a princess craft to commemorate the event. Of course, a party wouldn’t be a party without dancing so you can show off your best moves as we play freeze dance. The celebration would…Find out more »
Boys and Girls are welcome at this pajama party! Let’s kick off the party with pillowcase decorating. Then we will have a dance party where one lucky dancer will take home a grand prize! We will finish up the fun with a scavenger hunt throughout the Park District. Our pajama party wouldn’t be complete without popcorn!Find out more »
Come have a lovely time with us celebrating Valentine’s Day! Heart cookies and Oreo lovebugs are some of the fun desserts we will whip up! Let’s end our celebration with the kindness challenge.Find out more »
Do you like to paint and make your very own masterpieces? We will be using everything from popsicle sticks to tissue paper. Work alone and with a partner for a grand prize! Let’s explore all the ways to create. We will even make a masterpiece to eat!Find out more »
Calling all Grandmas, Nanas, (or what other distinguished title you go by). You are cordially invited to a special Grandma and Me Snowflake Tea. Bring your grandchild for a special morning of fun. We will enjoy snacks, tea and together we will make a few crafts.Find out more »
Let’s try and find the gold! Kids will participate in a leprechaun hunt before we make our edible rainbow necklaces. We will also read an Irish tale and play lucky games!Find out more »
Are you ready for some fun? The Darien Park District Community Center gym will be transformed into a “Nerf battleground” with obstacles and bunkers so get ready to dodge bullets and attack opponents. Gather your friends and make new ones as the “battle is ON!” Nerf guns, bullets and protective eyewear will be provided.Find out more »
A "Hopping" good time will be had by all when you have breakfast and visit with the Easter Bunny. We’ve got some surprises planned that are sure to bring smiles to the kids faces. Space is limited. Reservations must be made in advance. Activities are provided for children ages 2-9.Find out more »
Hear ye, Hear ye, calling all brave knights and princesses from across the land! The Park District cordially invites you to attend our royal pizza party. We will have a dragon slaying grand time! Noble games will be played and pizza will be served. Wear your finest attire!Find out more »
If you love to have fun, make sure you join us on April 24 for an evening of games, crafts, face painting, balloon art & more. Games will be 50 cents, you can have your face painted for 50 cents, a variety of craft projects will be 50 cents each. Hot dogs, chips, popcorn & snow cones will be 50 cents each. Pre-registration is not required, but all children must be accompanied by an Adult. $5 punch cards will be…Find out more »
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