Scout troops, community groups, school groups, church groups, and individuals - come out and help clean up our environment! We will meet at the Maine Park Leisure Center flagpole at 4:00pm and walk together down Sibley to the Des Plaines River, where we’ll pick up the unwanted litter. Garbage bags, pick-up sticks, and rubber gloves will be provided. Please register for the event. Children under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Hosted by the Park Ridge Park District and A-Abiding Care, get Healthy, Well-thy, and Wise this year at the Park District’s active adult expo. Enjoy entertainment, demonstrations, raffles, screenings, educational discussions, service exhibits, and much more. Admission is free with a donation of a canned good benefi ting the Maine Township food pantry. SC
Cook a family feast around the campfire! Gather around the campfire for some fun and interesting campfire cooking, kid-friendly to campfire gourmet. Try out different cooking styles using sticks, jars, Dutch ovens, hobo pies, and more.
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! Pre-register or pay at the door. Concessions (pizza/hot dogs, pop, water, candy & chips) are available.
Dress up as an elf, gnome, or fairy and bring the family to enjoy an afternoon of outdoor magic. Build fairy houses, elf forts, and gnome gardens with natural materials. Listen to stories about these enchanting creatures, create crafts, and enjoy gnome geocaching. Before you fly away, paint and take home your very own garden keepsakes.