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July 2020

Children’s Lunch Hour Entertainment

July 7, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Various Locations IL United States
Free

Join the fun on Tuesday afternoons with the Naperville Park District at Children’s Lunch-Hour Entertainment. This free event, which is hosted in several different locations in Naperville, features a variety of engaging performances that will delight kids and adults alike! Prior to attending, please review the COVID-19 Participation Guidelines for Outdoor events All shows begin at 11:30 am and last for approximately 45 minutes. July 7 - Frontier Park (3415 Book R0ad) - Miss Jamie from the Farm July 14 -…

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Restoration Workdays

July 11, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 8, 2020 at 9:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Help care for natural areas in your community parks. Activities may include removal of non-native plants, picking up trash, trail maintenance, collecting seeds, and planting trees and flowers. Please bring your own work gloves and a water bottle. We will follow health guidelines, maintain distances, and limit participation to a maximum of 8 volunteers as allowed under Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Plan. Contact Renae Frigo at rfrigo@gepark.org if you have questions. 7/11 - Maryknoll 8/8 - Lake Ellyn

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Hiking for Health

July 18, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 30, 2020 at 10:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Head outdoors and take the first step toward a healthy lifestyle! Spending time in nature has been shown to reduce anxiety and depression, help alleviate attention deficits, and stimulate general good health. We'll hike to explore nature, while doing some invigorating exercises and fun nature activities along the way. Saturday, July 18; 10 - 11 a.m. Aurora West Forest Preserve 40W032 Hankes Rd., Aurora FREE Sunday, Aug. 30; 10 - 11 a.m. Burnidge Forest Preserve 38W235 Big Timber Rd., Elgin…

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Park Cookout

July 21, 5:30 pm
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One event on July 21, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on August 11, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Meet your neighbors and enjoy a free picnic in the park. Food is first-come, first served. June 23 - Hathaway Park July 21 - Bricher Park August 11 - 4th Street Park

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Youth Kayak Fishing Experience

July 30, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

One event on July 9, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on August 15, 2020 at 8:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
$99 – $149

Get out on local lakes with a professional kayak fishing instructor from Chi-YaK Adventures. Using water crafts specifically designed for anglers, you're sure to get into secret spots not reachable from shore. Whether you're looking to learn the skills involved in fishing from a watercraft, or to pick up a few pointers for improving your angling skills, this is the program for you! Choose from half-day camps or a full-day workshop -- taking one, two, or all five sessions. We'll…

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Movies Under the Moon

July 30, 8:45 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on August 6, 2020 at 8:45 pm

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Join us as we watch some of the newest family movie releases.  Bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy a free movie on Friday evenings this summer. TH, JULY 30 - Castaldo Park - Toy Story 4 TH, AUGUST 6 - Village Greens - Caddyshack (Adult-Only Event)

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August 2020

Wood Dale Police Night Out

August 4, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Various Locations IL United States
Free

Free family fun for all ages!

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Youth Kayak Fishing Experience

August 6, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

One event on July 9, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on August 15, 2020 at 8:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
$99 – $149

Get out on local lakes with a professional kayak fishing instructor from Chi-YaK Adventures. Using water crafts specifically designed for anglers, you're sure to get into secret spots not reachable from shore. Whether you're looking to learn the skills involved in fishing from a watercraft, or to pick up a few pointers for improving your angling skills, this is the program for you! Choose from half-day camps or a full-day workshop -- taking one, two, or all five sessions. We'll…

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Movies Under the Moon

August 6, 8:45 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on August 6, 2020 at 8:45 pm

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Join us as we watch some of the newest family movie releases.  Bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy a free movie on Friday evenings this summer. TH, JULY 30 - Castaldo Park - Toy Story 4 TH, AUGUST 6 - Village Greens - Caddyshack (Adult-Only Event)

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Restoration Workdays

August 8, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 8, 2020 at 9:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Help care for natural areas in your community parks. Activities may include removal of non-native plants, picking up trash, trail maintenance, collecting seeds, and planting trees and flowers. Please bring your own work gloves and a water bottle. We will follow health guidelines, maintain distances, and limit participation to a maximum of 8 volunteers as allowed under Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Plan. Contact Renae Frigo at rfrigo@gepark.org if you have questions. 7/11 - Maryknoll 8/8 - Lake Ellyn

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Park Cookout

August 11, 5:30 pm
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One event on July 21, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on August 11, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Meet your neighbors and enjoy a free picnic in the park. Food is first-come, first served. June 23 - Hathaway Park July 21 - Bricher Park August 11 - 4th Street Park

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Youth Kayak Fishing Experience

August 15, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

One event on July 9, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on August 15, 2020 at 8:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
$99 – $149

Get out on local lakes with a professional kayak fishing instructor from Chi-YaK Adventures. Using water crafts specifically designed for anglers, you're sure to get into secret spots not reachable from shore. Whether you're looking to learn the skills involved in fishing from a watercraft, or to pick up a few pointers for improving your angling skills, this is the program for you! Choose from half-day camps or a full-day workshop -- taking one, two, or all five sessions. We'll…

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Hiking for Health

August 30, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 30, 2020 at 10:00 am

Various Locations IL United States
Free

Head outdoors and take the first step toward a healthy lifestyle! Spending time in nature has been shown to reduce anxiety and depression, help alleviate attention deficits, and stimulate general good health. We'll hike to explore nature, while doing some invigorating exercises and fun nature activities along the way. Saturday, July 18; 10 - 11 a.m. Aurora West Forest Preserve 40W032 Hankes Rd., Aurora FREE Sunday, Aug. 30; 10 - 11 a.m. Burnidge Forest Preserve 38W235 Big Timber Rd., Elgin…

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September 2020

18th Annual Campin’ Out

September 19, 5:00 pm - September 20, 11:00 am
Various Locations IL United States
$40

You don’t have to drive hours to go on a camp-out. The Park District is turning the ball fields into our very own campground! Families are invited to pitch their tents for some overnight fun in the park. Do as much or as little as you like. The Park District will have a chuck wagon set up, with our world famous hot dogs and beans, and a campfire for roasting marshmallows, and making s’mores. There will also be a late-night…

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