Events List

27 Jul 2017 Science Night 7/27/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Turn your family into scientists and explore fun science concepts with us! Make cool discoveries through experiments, projects, and play. Different activities each class.

29 Jul 2017 Country Farm Fair 7/29/2017 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Enjoy a day down on the farm! Pet cows, chickens, goats, and more in the petting zoo featuring over 20 animals. Head out on a hayride through Wildwood, hop on a pony, and have a rootin’ tootin’ good time with bingo, pig races, games, activities, and crafts.

3 Aug 2017 Capture the Flag 8/3/2017 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

What’s that lurking in the prairie grass? Is that a friend or foe? Are you on the attack or dropping back in defense? Can you capture the flag? Divide into teams, hide your flag, and the family friendly battle begins! 

4 Aug 2017 Summer Concerts in the Park 8/4/2017 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Don't miss the free Friday night concerts at Hodges Park sponsored by the Park Ridge Park District! This week's concert features the bands Tainted Jake and Second Hand Soul.

5 Aug 2017 Playdate with Nature 8/5/2017 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Join us for an hour of games, crafts, and educational activities based around the seasonal nature theme of the day. Program is free, but registration is required.

6 Aug 2017 Summer Luau 8/6/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Get out those grass skirts and hula on over to Centennial Aquatic Center for our Summer Luau! Do the limbo, test your aim with a ring toss, and try some hula dancing.

11 Aug 2017 Family Campfire 8/11/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The entire family will enjoy the peaceful night air while sitting around a fire listening to stories, singing songs, and making everyone’s favorite - s’mores! 

13 Aug 2017 Pirate Day 8/13/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Pirates are taking over Hinkley Pool! Bring your lads and lassies to search for "pirate booty," participate in a three-legged race, and more high seas fun!

17 Aug 2017 Regular Board Meeting 8/17/2017 6:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.

25 Aug 2017 Friday Night Live 8/25/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday Night Live Club is a fun, safe club designed for students in 4th & 5th grade (ages 9-11). Each month is themed and features a DJ! Pay at the door. Concessions (pizza, pop, water, candy & chips) are available.

27 Aug 2017 Summer Family Concert at Prospect Park 8/27/2017 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Check out our new Family Concerts at Prospect Park! This week's band features Istvan & His Imaginary Band.

5 Sep 2017 CFC 25th Anniversary Celebration 9/5/2017

In honor of our 25th Anniversary, enjoy ALL DAY FREE admission to the Centennial Fitness Center, FREE group fitness classes, FREE walking track, FREE swimming, and FREE open gym! 

*Gym and Swim may have limited open hours; please check our website or call the CFC for availability. Age rules still apply.

8 Sep 2017 Backyard Campout 9/8/2017 5:00 PM - 9/9/2017 10:00 AM

Camp out with your family in the Park District’s backyard, outside at the Wildwood Nature Center. 

21 Sep 2017 Regular Board Meeting 9/21/2017 6:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.

19 Oct 2017 Regular Board Meeting 10/19/2017 6:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.

16 Nov 2017 Regular Board Meeting 11/16/2017 6:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.

21 Dec 2017 Regular Board Meeting 12/21/2017 6:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.