Family Winter Escapes
January 3/February 7/March 7
Location: Senior Center at Rakow Center • 665 Barrington Ave., Carpentersville
Ages: All Ages
Fee per person/per show: $2 preregistration/$3 at the door/Children 2 and under are FREE
The Captivating Chemistry Show - January 3
Be amazed as chemical compounds are combined to produce light, color changes, big balls of slime, towers of foam, and even small explosions!
Time: 7:00-7:45 pm
The Rope Warrior - February 7
This high energy show delivers spectacular routines choreographed to a kaleidoscope of music. Trick rope techniques will be performed by David Fisher who has been featured on Guinness World Records, Ripley’s Believe It or Not, and holds two World Records.
Time: 7:00-7:45 pm
The Mentalist - March 7
Christopher Carter uses a spectacular combination of skilled mind manipulations, insightful edgy humor, and astounding illusions to make audiences question long-held assumptions, doubt their senses, and become absolutely mesmerized.
Flashlight Egg Hunt with Hayride
Friday, April 11
Randall Oaks Recreation Center Parking Lot • 500 N. Randall Rd., West Dundee
The adventure begins at the Randall Oaks Recreation Center parking lot where your child will board the hay wagon* and head out to Randall Oaks Park for the hunt at the Community Shelter area. Children should bring their own flashlights with fresh batteries. Following the hunt, children will be taken back on the wagon to the starting point.
|241100-00||7:45-8:45 pm||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
|241100-01||8:45-9:45 pm||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
Because of limited space PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. We will not be able to accommodate same day registration. Please check in 15 minutes before the scheduled time as the hunt will leave promptly at its designated time. Extended family members may view the hunt from the Randall Oaks Park Community Shelter.
* Up to 2 family members are allowed to ride on the wagon with the child.
Egg Hunt with Hayride
Saturday, April 12
Randall Oaks Park • 1180 N. Randall Rd., West Dundee
Board the hay wagon at Randall Oaks Park Zoo for a trip to the hunting field*. Once the hunt is complete, your child will return on the wagon to the starting point. The bunny will be out and about and many prizes will be in store for your child. Because of limited space, PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. We will not be able to accommodate same day registration.
|241101-00||9:00-9:30 am||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
|241101-01||9:45-10:15 am||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
|241101-02||10:30-11:00 am||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
|241101-03||11:15-11:45 am||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
|241101-04||12:00-12:30 pm||$5 Resident/$9 Nonresident|
Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to check in and load on the wagon. The wagon will leave promptly at its designated departure time. No strollers are allowed on the wagon. Extended family members may view the hunt by parking at the Community Shelter at Randall Oaks Park.
*Up to 2 family members are allowed to ride along with their little hunter.
Small toys and candy are in the plastic eggs. Parental discretion should be used.
Donuts for Dad 5K & Kids Fun Runs
Sunday, June 8
Plan to participate in our Donuts for Dad 5K & Kids Fun Runs. Bring the entire family to this fun event. Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners and to the top 3 male and female in each age division. T-shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered runners; and on race day while supply lasts.
Pre-Registration begins on April 14.
A Donuts for Dad 5K & Kids Fun Runs form must be completed, no other forms accepted. Pre-registration is also available at www.signmeup.com. Pre-registration closes on Wednesday, June 4 at midnight. After this date no registrations will be accepted until race day. Race day registration is from 7:00-7:45 am for 5K & 7:00-8:30 am for Kids Runs.
|Race||Program #||Time||Pre-registration Fee||Race Day Registration Fee|
|5K Run||249008-00||8:00 am||$20||$25|
|Kids 1 Mile Run||249008-01||8:45 am||$10||$15|
|Kids 1/2 Mile Run||249008-02||9:00 am||$10||$15|
Aquatic Special Events
Join us for a summer of fun at the pool! Check out all the special events happening at Dolphin Cove Family Aquatic Center and Sleepy Hollow Pool. For a full listing of upcoming events please visit the special events page under the Aquatics section.
Golf Special Events
Throughout the year Bonnie Dundee and Randall Oaks Golf courses host tournaments and events. For a full listing of upcoming events and tournaments please visit the special events page under the Golf section.