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«June 2017»
  • Camp Info Meeting
    6/1/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Camp Info Meeting

    This meeting is a great opportunity for you to learn more about our camp program and ask specific questions. After the info session we divide into specific camps where you and your child have a chance to meet your camp staff one-on-one.

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  • Summer 5k Walk/Run
    6/5/2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Summer 5k Walk/Run

    Kick off the summer with the whole family participating in our free 5k Walk/Run! Meet at the Centennial Fitness Center front entrance. No registration required.

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  • Pond Dippers
    6/7/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Pond Dippers

    Have fun as a family discovering what lurks beneath the surface of the pond. Dip and scoop with nets to catch lots of critters and maybe a few tadpoles! Learn all about life in the pond.

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  • Beach Party
    6/9/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Beach Party

    Kick off your summer with a good old-fashioned beach party at Hinkley Pool! Join us for limbo and some beach ball games.

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  • Capture the Flag
    6/12/2017 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

    Capture the Flag

    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! 

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  • Northeast Park Community Input Meeting
    6/14/2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Northeast Park Community Input Meeting

    Update: Due to the inclement weather, the meeting will be held at Prospect Park, Paula Hassell O'Connor Community Building, 733 N. Prospect Ave. 

    Please provide your input regarding Northeast Park.  We will be discussing future improvements to the current fenced playground area. We want to hear the needs of the neighborhood to help direct future planning.  We hope you will join us. 

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  • Science Night
    6/14/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Science Night

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

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  • Daddy Olympics
    6/18/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Daddy Olympics

    Hey Dads, show off your skills at the pool on Father’s Day! Dads will cannonball off the diving board, change their babies, and even play a little golf.

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  • Mud Day
    6/29/2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Mud Day

    Get ready for some not-so-clean fun! Create mud pies, dirt people, and enjoy muck inspired activities for the whole family. 

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  • July 3rd Fireworks Celebration
    7/3/2017 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    July 3rd Fireworks Celebration

    Bring a picnic (no alcoholic beverages or grills allowed) and relax before the fireworks begin. Enjoy the evening catching up with friends and family. Join the Park District’s party staff and DJ for an Interactive Dance Party at 6:30pm. Arrive early and get a great spot!

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  • 4th of July Party
    7/4/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    4th of July Party

    Celebrate the holiday with some old fashion pool games at this family friendly event! Compete in a water balloon toss and family fun relays. Adults can even participate in cannon ball contests!

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  • Winter in July
    7/8/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Winter in July

    It’s hot outside, so come celebrate winter at Hinkley Pool! See how accurately you can throw a snowball, make a snow man the quickest, and how fast you can freeze your face. Let it snow!

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  • Playdate with Nature
    7/8/2017 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

    Playdate with Nature

    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.

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  • Trifecta
    7/9/2017 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


    ¼ mile Swim | 7 mile Spin Bike Ride | 2 mile Run 

    Participate in this outdoor fun and challenging non-competitive triathlon. Perfect for new triathletes, fits right in to your triathlon training schedule, and is a great workout for anyone up for a challenge!

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