Week of the Young Child - April 28-May 3

Join us as we celebrate children and their families. As part of our Family Fun Series, presented in partnership with AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Bolingbrook, we celebrate the Week of the Young Child. This week-long, FREE event has lots of exciting and fun activities for the whole family.

Sunday, April 28:

Tons of Trucks / Kids Vendor Fair: 11:00 am-2:00 pm – Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex – full list of events and vendors at www.bolingbrookparks.org.


Monday, April 29:

Open House Family Bingo Night: 4:00 pm-6:00 pm – Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex

Family Pound Fit Fitness Center (all ages) - 6:15-6:45 pm – Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex

Tuesday, April 30:

Zumbini (ages 0-4 years old, with parent): 11:45 am-12:15 pm – Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex

Magic Show featuring Tim Adams as seen on Comedy Center and the Bozo Show: 6:00-7:00 pm – Annerino Community Center 

Wednesday, May 1:

Rubber Ducky Swim: 10:30 am-3:00 pm - Pelican Harbor Indoor Aquatic Park

Teddy Bear Clinic by AMITA Health – interactive health/wellness activity to ease anxiety of going to the doctor’s office: 4:30-5:30 pm – Annerino Community Center

STEAM Family Night (sponsored by IKEA Bolingbrook): 4:30-6:00 pm – Annerino Community Center 

Thursday, May 2:

Open Gym Playdate - 10:00 am-12:30 pm - Annerino Community Center

Nature Craft & S'mores by the Campfire (Rain or Shine): 4:00-6:00 pm - Hidden Oaks Nature Center

Storytime by Fountaindale Public Library & Library Card Sign-Ups - 4:00-6:00 pm - Hidden Oaks


Friday, May 3:

Ice Cream Social & Activity Night (co-sponsored by Culver's of Bolingbrook): 6:00-8:00 pm - Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex


Location Addresses:

Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex/Pelican Harbor Aquatic Park: 200 S. Lindsey Ln.

Annerino Community Center: 201 Recreation Dr.

Hidden Oaks Nature Center: 419 Trout Farm Rd.


Throughout Week of the Young Child, Bolingbrook Park District will be proudly supporting Almost Home Kids, which provides transitional care in a home-like setting to children with complicated health needs, training for their families and respite care.