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Park and Recreation Month 2020/Unplug Illinois Day

Park and Recreation Month 2020 (July): We Are Parks and Recreation  

All Families 

Grab your family and friends and head to the Connolly Recreation Center for some summer fun!  July is National Park and Recreation Month.  Take advantage of our monthly programs and promotions.  

Location Connolly Recreation Center/Thorndale Park 

Pavilion Rental- includes use of picnic table, electricity, sand volleyball (in season) and ball field (if available).  Receive half off your hourly rental Monday-Thursday from 4-9pm.  Receive a picnic kit of a volleyball, corn hole set and frisbee for the evening.  

Fitness Center Members-For the entire month of July you may bring a guest with you for $1.  New annual Members receive $20 off an individual Annual Membership or $15 off an individual 3-Month Membership or $20 for a 1-Month Introductory Membership.  Not applicable for renewal memberships.  

Open Gym Membership-$10 of an annual membership.  Annual Members may bring a guest for $1.  

Buy one program get one half off of equal or less value.  (Programs don't include summer camp, dance, trips or preschool programs.)

Save the date- All Families Welcome!

Jul 9 Bike Rodeo 6:00-7:00pm at Thorndale Park (Bike Safety by Roselle Police Department and Bike Checks/Bike Obstacle Course by Friends of Cycling Elk Grove). Everyone must bring your own bike.

Jul 16 Teddy Bear Picnic 11:30am-12:30pm at Thorndale Park. Bring a Teddy Bear and a picnic lunch. There will be a special dessert to finish our picnic.

Jul 23 Obstacle Course/Scavenger Hunt Day at Thorndale Park with snacks and refreshments 4:30-5:30pm.

Jul 30 Root Beer Float Day at Thorndale Park 4:30-5:30pm. End July with a special summer treat


Celebrate "Unplug Illinois Day" with Medinah Park District 

All Families 

Medinah Park District is celebrating UnPlug Illinois Day on Saturday, July 11 with discounted daily rates to Medinah Park District Fitness Center and Open Gym.  Unplug Illinois Day encourages communities across Illinois to ditch their electronic devices and 'unplug' to enjoy everything their local park and recreation agencies have to offer.  Open Gym and Fitness Center hours will be from 7:30am-2:00pm.  Celebrate an old fashion picnic in the park with families and friends with some food, egg/balloon toss, three legged race, relay races, music by Northwest Suburban Concert Band, and maybe a water balloon fight might break out.  If inclement weather, event will be held indoors.  

Location  Connolly Recreation Center/Thorndale Park

Fee  $30(R)/$45(NR)-(Family of 4 in same household) 

  $10(R)/$15(NR)-(Individual Rate) 

  $5(R)/$10(NR)-(Additional family member rate in same household) 

Min/Max  25/100

Code Day  Date Time

204004A Sat Jul 11 11:00am-1:00pm(Family of 4 in same household) 

204004B Sat Jul 11 11:00am-1:00pm(Individual rate) 

204004C Sat Jul 11 11:00-1:00pm(Additional family member in same household) 

 Registration Deadline:  Jul 2