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Celebrate spring throughout Skokie

(4.11.18) Time to get outside and find your new outdoor hobby this spring! Among the hundreds of activities the Skokie Park District offers, here are but a few of the most popular.


Sunday! Skokie’s Spring Greening

Join us for this green community recycling fair, featuring reuse and recycle dropoff. (Click here for acceptable items.)
Sunday, April 15, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Niles North High School, 9800 Lawler Ave.

‘The Music Man, Jr.’

There’s trouble in River City when a fast-talking salesman has his heart stolen by the town librarian in this kids’ adaptation of the Tony-winning Broadway classic. Call (847) 674-1500, ext. 2400 for times and tickets.
April 21-29
Devonshire Cultural Center, 4400 Greenwood St.

Earth Day at Emily Oaks

Celebrate 30 years of the Emily Oaks Nature Center on Earth Day! Also: earth-friendly food and a native plant sale.
Sunday, April 22, 12-4 p.m.
Emily Oaks Nature Center, 4650 Brummel

Time for Golf! 

Ultimate Golf Package
$625 Golf Range card + unlimited play at the Weber Park Golf Course in 2018, all for $300.
Skokie Sports Park Golf Range
Sunday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 8 a.m.-11 p.m.
Skokie Sports Park Mini Golf
Sunday-Thursday: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Weber Park Golf Course – Golf & FootGolf
7 a.m. to 1 hour before sunset
PGA Pro Meet & Greet
Meet our PGA pro, Chris Pytell, who will conduct a free demonstration clinic and a question and answer session.
Pre-registration is not required, but the first 25 individuals who register will receive a free gift. Age: 16+.
Saturday, April 21, 12-1 p.m.
Skokie Sports Park, 3459 Oakton St.

Spring Flea Market

Another person’s trash might be your treasure! Or, be a seller for a small fee.
Saturday, April 28, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
For information call Pamela Zeid at (847) 674-1500, ext. 2715.
Oakton Community Center Parking Lot, 4701 Oakton St., Skokie

Pool Passes now on sale!

Skokie Park District pool passes are now 20 percent off through June 3, with a Skokie resident splash pass thrown if you buy before April 30! Passes good at either of our two award-winning facilities.
Skokie Water Playground, 4700 Oakton St.
Devonshire Aquatic Center, 4400 Greenwood St.

28th Annual Skokie Festival of Cultures

Travel “around the world” and experience the sights, sounds and tastes of dozens of nations and cultures. Pre-Fest International Films on Friday, May 18 at 7 p.m. Opening Ceremonies on Saturday at 1 p.m. Also, Pilsner Urquell International Beer Garden and “Holi: Festival of Colours” (Saturday at 6 p.m.)
Saturday & Sunday, May 19-20, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Oakton Park, 4701 Oakton St., Skokie

Play in Skokie Wiffle® Fest ‘18

Gather four or five players today and enter Skokie’s mini bat and ball festival! Men, women and kids 10+ welcome. All teams guaranteed four games.
Enter at www.skokieparks.org/wiffle by May 31. (Game day: June 24.)
Channelside Park, 3100 Main St., Skokie