Fall 2020 Brochure - Page 11

October Mon Oct 12 | Try Skating & Gymnastics Day | All Ages Centennial Ice Arena FREE beginner skating and gymnastics lessons! Pre-register online. For more information, call 847.432.4790. Beginner Skating Lessons | Age 4-adult (with free skate rental) 4077000-A 11:10-11:30am 4077000-B 11:40am-Noon 4077000-C 12:10-12:30pm Beginner Gymnastics Lessons | age 3-12 4098000-A 11-11:15am 4098000-B 11:20-11:35am 4098000-C 11:40-11:55am Wed Oct 14 | Stories in the Sand | Ages 6 mos-6 yrs Rosewood Interpretive Center Enjoy story time, a short hike at Rosewood Beach with a naturalist and create a craft to take home. 4245231-C 10-11am $4 Fri Oct 16 | Drive-In Movie Night: Hocus Pocus (PG) | Family Parking Lot of the Rec Center of Highland Park It is show time! Drive-in Movie Nights are here! Make your way to the parking lot at the Recreation Center of Highland Park for some old-fashioned fun! Each vehicle receives one parking space and an adjacent blocked off space for safe social distance tailgating. Movie-time snacks are also available for purchase. Purchase tickets at pdhp.org $20/Car Hocus Pocus (PG) $75/Car Option to upgrade with a firepit and s’more package. Fire set up and lit by staff prior to your arrival. Purchase deadline Oct 11. Thank you to our Drive-In Movie Night sponsors: Wed Oct 21 | Stories in the Woods | Adult/Child, Ages 6 mo-6 yrs Heller Nature Center Enjoy story time, a short hike with a naturalist and create a craft to take home. 4245229-D 10-11am $4 Thu-Sun Oct 22-25 | Halloween Mini Golf | All Ages River’s Edge Adventure Golf Come out for a frightfully good time playing through our scary course. Dress in costume to receive a discount on your round of golf. Fri Oct 23 | Highland Park Hauntings| Family Larry Fink Memorial Park Jump in the car and be sure to buckle up... you never know what is lurking in the woods along the way... Drive from Debbie Gottlieb Beitler Dog Park at Larry Fink Memorial Park to Deer Creek Racquet Club and see for yourself! Look out for spots along the way with Halloween treats to calm your nerves. But beware... whatever you do, do not get out of the car! This is a Zombie-themed event with live characters, moving props, and spooky music. Parental discretion is recommended for little ones. Tickets must be purchased prior to arrival and presented at check-in. Must arrive at your designated check-in time on your ticket. Facemask required upon check-in, no congregating in groups permitted. $30/35 per car Time slots: 6:30pm 6:45pm 7pm 7:15pm 7:30 7:45 8 8:15pm HALLOWEEN Costume Contest! EVENTS Sat Oct 17 | Seek and Find Wildlife at Rosewood | All Ages Rosewood Beach Interpretive Center Explore outdoors while learning to use a new tool to help you identify wildlife. 4245232-A 1:30-3pm $8 Sun Oct 18 | Zoethica | Ages 10 - Adult Heller Nature Center Join physicist/artist Peter Krsko as he studies nature through creative and playful art making. Each participant will create and take home a three-dimensional structure of wooden sticks and stretch wrap. 4245226-A 2-4pm $22 Show your Halloween spirit and send us a ghostly photo of your Halloween costume, and you will be entered to win a cauldron full of yummy Halloween candy! Winners will be chosen in ten frightful categories. Email your photos to rshih@pdhp.org by Wednesday, October 28. Our ghoulish judges will gather at midnight, two eves before Halloween (October 29), to pick the final winners. Before nightfall on October 30, the ten winners will be announced, and all ghostly images will be posted on the Park District of Highland Park Facebook page. Witch one of you will win! Categories: • Best Costume • Best Couple’s Costume • Best Group or Family Themed Costumes • Best Homemade Costume • Least Recognizable Costume • Most Original Costume • Funniest Costume • Scariest Costume • Prettiest Costume • Best Pet Costume Fall 2020 • Park District of Highland Park 11