Annual Report 2018 - Page 6

Community Events Glen Ellyn Park District events bring the community together. These 2018 events are just a sampling of the activities that were made possible through your tax dollars and generous donations from our sponsors. Touch-a-Truck Kids get their hands on the big trucks they see driving around town including dump trucks, fire engines, and police cars. Bike Rodeo Helmet fittings, a mini riding course, bike safety and decorating, raffles, and more. Boating in the Park Canoes, kayaks, and a pedal boat available on select Sundays to tour scenic Lake Ellyn. Movies in the Parks Families enjoy evenings under the stars in our community and neighborhood parks all summer long with four free family-friendly movies! Summer Jazz in the Park Relaxing nights out with wonderful music provided by the Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble playing Big Band tunes. A touch of Ravinia in Glen Ellyn! Earth Day Celebration Local “green” organizations, rain barrel sales, guided walks, earthy activity stations, live music, canoe/kayak rentals to celebrate our planet.