Monday, January 28, 2013
The Oak Forest Park District will host a daddy, daughter date night at Arbor Park Middle School. The night will be filled with music, fun and great to memories for attendees. The cost of the event is $18 per couple.
Every girl is 'Daddy's Little Girl,' and the Oak Forest Park District is ready to give dads and daughters their own special night to build on that bond. On Feb. 8, the park district will host its annual Daddy, Daughter Date Night at Arbor Park Middle School from 7 to 9 p.m. Registration for the event ends Monday, Jan. 28. The cost of the event is $18 per couple, with an additional $8 charge for every additional date. The night will be filled with music, memories and more, according to the park district, including a balloon drop to end the night. For more information about the event or to register, call Kristin at 708-687-7270 x132.
Monday, April 16, 2012
Stop by the Oak Forest Park District's Central Park Building on Friday to sign up your child.
Are you looking for a safe school experience for your preschool-aged child? The Oak Forest Park District’s FunTime Preschool Program offers fun and educational activities for children aged 3-5 years old. Preschoolers will get experience with the alphabet, numbers, shapes and colors as well as a chance to develop fine motor skills. Registration for the the 2012-2013 school year for residents runs 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 20 at the Central Park Building. Non-residents can register from 6 to 7 p.m. If you miss the registration date, contact Sue Ann Beardsley at (708) 687-7270 Ext. 160 for class availability information. You can find more information about the program and its costs on the Oak Forest Park District website or by clicking here.
Friday, June 17, 2011
Friends and family gather to watch their boys blossom on the ball diamonds and to catch up on neighborhood gossip.
On a typical Friday night at Covenant Park in Oak Forest, the smell of freshly popped popcorn is in the air. Cheers and sounds of children playing are abundant. It's a night of baseball, where youth teams meet to compete and family and friends in the community gather to watch the boys play and catch up with their neighbors. "Did you see the game at the high school today?" is a frequently asked question in the stands, a reference to the Oak Forest High School baseball's team's strirring run to a second-place finish in the Class 3A state tournament. The boys stepped up to bat, probably envisioning themselves playing an IHSA title game some day, too. All-Star rosters have been announced and it's all the buzz. It's a field of dreams. Please …