Events List

25 Aug 2017 Friday Night Live Club 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 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. 

9 Sep 2017 Junk in the Trunk 9/9/2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This is a twist on the old garage sale! Load up your trunk and sell your “stuff” from the back of your vehicle. You bring the “junk,” and we bring the people!

15 Sep 2017 36th Annual Variety Show: City of S.T.A.R.S. 9/15/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

See your friends, neighbors, and fellow members sing, dance, and make complete hams of themselves in this year’s Variety Show.

16 Sep 2017 Halloween Costume Exchange 9/16/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Exchange or donate last year’s vampire costume for a baseball player; or switch from a monkey to a princess. Bring your gently used child, adult, or pet costumes and accessories to the Maine Park Leisure Center on September 16!

16 Sep 2017 Waterman Vineyard Tour and Trip 9/16/2017 11:45 AM - 6:00 PM

Tour the Waterman Winery, a sustainable farm and vineyard practicing limited use of chemicals and utilizing trellises made from re-used materials.

16 Sep 2017 36th Annual Variety Show: City of S.T.A.R.S. 9/16/2017 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

See your friends, neighbors, and fellow members sing, dance, and make complete hams of themselves in this year’s Variety Show.

16 Sep 2017 Middle School Open Gym and Swim 9/16/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This Saturday night social includes a DJ, inflatables, open gym, swimming, wallyball, and racquetball. 

17 Sep 2017 National Yoga Month: Free Outdoor Class! 9/17/2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Take your practice somewhere new with our free Outdoor Yoga class at Prospect Park, 733 N Prospect Ave. Bring your own mat!

18 Sep 2017 Science Night 9/18/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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

21 Sep 2017 Regular Board Meeting 9/21/2017 7:00 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.

22 Sep 2017 Family Campfire 9/22/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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

22 Sep 2017 Friday Night Live Club 9/22/2017 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 are available.

23 Sep 2017 Playdate with Nature 9/23/2017 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.

23 Sep 2017 Painting in the Park at Prospect 9/23/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What a great way to enjoy the outdoors by painting a fabulous picture. Enjoy some refreshments while The Art Station Studio guides us with our paintings.

30 Sep 2017 Green Meadows Farm Trip 9/30/2017 8:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Head out for a day on the farm at Green Meadows. Learn about pigs, cows, goats, turkeys, sheep, and horses.

30 Sep 2017 Halloween Costume Exchange Sale 9/30/2017 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

If you dropped off a Halloween costume on September 16, come back with your costume exchange voucher and shop with us! 

30 Sep 2017 Free Spin Orientation 9/30/2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

This free class includes bike set-up, benefit explanation of a spin program, and a short ride to get you comfortable on the bike and prepped for your first class.

7 Oct 2017 Picturesque Family Portraits 10/7/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Gather the family for a beautiful outdoor family photo shoot. Professionals from AJ Fotography will be at Wildwood’s prairie, pond, and trails to take beautiful outdoor fall family photos!

9 Oct 2017 Columbus Day Skate 10/9/2017 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM

‘Sail’ on over to the Oakton Ice Arena and ‘Discover’ a day of fun on the ice with our Columbus Day Skate! There is a discounted public skate, featuring a special appearance by the Wolves mascot, “Skates,” at Noon. Enjoy $3 Public Skate Admission with $1 Skate Rental.

12 Oct 2017 Halloween Hoopla 10/12/2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a fun-filled family event that gets you ready for Halloween. Carve a pumpkin, stuff a scarecrow, jump on a hayride, and enjoy s’mores and apple cider or cocoa around a campfire.

13 Oct 2017 Friday Night Live Club 10/13/2017 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 are available.

14 Oct 2017 Picturesque Family Portraits 10/14/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Gather the family for a beautiful outdoor family photo shoot. Professionals from AJ Fotography will be at Wildwood’s prairie, pond, and trails to take beautiful outdoor fall family photos!

14 Oct 2017 Les Mills BODYPUMP New Release Launch Party 10/14/2017 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

Free for all participants! Be the first to try release 103. Reserve your spot at the Centennial Fitness Center front desk.

14 Oct 2017 Hike Starved Rock 10/14/2017 9:30 AM - 7:30 PM

Take a naturalist-led hike though the beautiful fall colors of Starved Rock State Park!

19 Oct 2017 Regular Board Meeting 10/19/2017 7:00 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.

20 Oct 2017 Family Campfire 10/20/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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

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