Events List

16 Aug 2018 Regular Board Meeting 8/16/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 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.

17 Aug 2018 Summer Concert at South Park - Tainted Jake 8/17/2018 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

TAINTED JAKE blends alt-rock and blues soul, performing chart-topping hits from the ‘60s to today - from The Rolling Stones and AC/DC to Foo Fighters and Mumford & Sons.

23 Aug 2018 Movies in the Park: Paddington 2 8/23/2018 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

It’s a SIT-in DRIVE-in! Remember what great fun it was to pile everyone in the car and head out to a drive-in movie? Well, it’s back...kind of! It’s a screen, it’s in a park, it's movies you love, and it’s TOTALLY fun! 

24 Aug 2018 Friday Night Live Club 8/24/2018 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!

25 Aug 2018 Give Skating & Hockey a Try for FREE! 8/25/2018 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Get a free skating lesson from our experienced figure skating and hockey instructors, as well as special guests! 

26 Aug 2018 Customer Appreciation Day 8/26/2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Enjoy a day at the range! There is a cookout from 11:00am-2:00pm and a $10 Bushel Special all day!

7 Sep 2018 Backyard Campout 9/7/2018 5:00 PM - 9/8/2018 10:00 AM

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

7 Sep 2018 Friday Night Live Club 9/7/2018 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!

14 Sep 2018 Third Grade Throwdown 9/14/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Calling all 3rd graders! Join us for a taste of Friday Night Live fun designed for students in 3rd grade. 

14 Sep 2018 38th Annual S.T.A.R. Variety Show 9/14/2018 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 S.T.A.R. Variety Show, Give My Regards to Broadway.

15 Sep 2018 Back to School Fitness Jam 9/15/2018 9:15 AM - 10:25 AM

The kids are back to school and it's time to get back to you! Sample BODYPUMP, BODYATTACK, Zumba, Pelvic & Core, and more in this 70-minute back-to-you Fitness Jam.

15 Sep 2018 Halloween Costume Exchange - Drop Off 9/15/2018 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 15 or 22 and receive a “Costume Exchange Voucher.”

15 Sep 2018 37th Annual S.T.A.R. Variety Show 9/15/2018 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 S.T.A.R. Variety Show, Give My Regards to Broadway

17 Sep 2018 Science Night 9/17/2018 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.

20 Sep 2018 Regular Board Meeting 9/20/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 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 Sep 2018 Family Campfire 9/21/2018 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 2018 Halloween Costume Exchange - Drop Off 9/22/2018 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 15 or 22 and receive a “Costume Exchange Voucher.”

29 Sep 2018 Playdate with Nature 9/29/2018 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.

29 Sep 2018 Free Spin Orientation 9/29/2018 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

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.

29 Sep 2018 Oktoberfest 9/29/2018 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Park Ridge Park District, in combination with local restaurants Harp & Fiddle, Holt’s, and Hay Caramba, is celebrating autumn with an Oktoberfest!

29 Sep 2018 Middle School Open Gym & Swim 9/29/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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

4 Oct 2018 Regular Board Meeting 10/4/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 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.

5 Oct 2018 Third Grade Throwdown 10/5/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Calling all 3rd graders! Join us for a taste of Friday Night Live fun designed for students in 3rd grade. 

6 Oct 2018 Picturesque Family Portraits 10/6/2018 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 (in plenty of time for holiday cards). 

6 Oct 2018 Halloween Costume Exchange - Sale 10/6/2018 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

If you donated halloween costume to our Exchange Sale, bring your “Costume Exchange Voucher” and shop for a new-to-you costume.

8 Oct 2018 Fright Fest Teen Trip 10/8/2018 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

It’s that time of year again when Six Flags Great America transforms into a park filled with ghosts, goblins, chills, and thrills!

8 Oct 2018 Columbus Day Skate 10/8/2018 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! 

11 Oct 2018 Halloween Hoopla 10/11/2018 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.

12 Oct 2018 Haunted House Undertaking Teen Trip 10/12/2018 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Get ready for a haunted house tour that will scare even the bravest of teens! Hop on our bus as we chauffeur you to three of the area's best haunted attractions. Our trip begins at Skokie's Scream Scene, then off to St. Thecla's Hair Razor Haunted Scenes, and finally to St. Pascal's The Catacombs Haunted House, all in one night!

12 Oct 2018 Friday Night Live Club 10/12/2018 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!

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