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The Depot

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401 Thatcher Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305 United States

February 2020

LEGO City Build

February 1, 2020, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305 United States

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…

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Valentine’s Day Kids’ Night Out

February 14, 2020, 5:45 pm - 8:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305 United States

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.

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April 2020

Breakfast with the Bunny

April 4, 2020, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$12 – $15

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…

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