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Family Friendly Theatre presents Planet Zoo
Monday, March 26, 10:30am & 1:00pm, Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center
What can a space traveler expect to find when forced to land in the middle of one of Earth’s zoos? Will the alien be any help to the animals? Will the animals be of any help to the traveler? Come and find out how each animal is special to the zoo and has something to offer both the zoo and each other.
Hound Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 31, 10:00am-12:00pm, Towne Square
You and your favorite hound will want to hop on over to Towne Square, 150 W. Palatine Road, for a good ol’ fashioned Hound Egg Hunt! Dogs will hunt for eggs filled with treats and have their picture taken with our bunny. Event includes souvenir photo with bunny, eggs, raffle entry, and goody bag for the first 200 dogs. All dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. Vendors will be at the event for participants to visit. All dogs must be wearing current rabies tag to participate in this event. Pre-registration deadline is Friday, March 30, 2018 at 4:00pm.
Parent’s Night Out
Friday, April 20, 6:00pm-9:00pm, Birchwood Recreation Center
Parents, this night is for you! Drop your child off and head on out to enjoy a night off while your child is having a night of fun in the Birchwood Recreation Center Gym. Organized games and activities will be coordinated and pizza and bottled water will be served. Space is limited, so sign up early. Must be pre-registered to participate in the event.
Spring Preschool Preview & 50th Anniversary Open House
Saturday, April 21, 10:00am-11:30am, All Preschool Locations
Be a part of our rich 50 year tradition by registering your child for preschool! Our Preschool Preview is the perfect opportunity to visit our schools and talk with our staff. Children are welcome to come and explore the classrooms. Did you attend or teach at one of our Park District preschools? Come visit one of our current sites to help us celebrate 50 years of preschool at Palatine Park District!
Musical Matinee featuring Bopology
Sunday, April 22, 3:00pm, Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center
Bopology “swings” their way back to the Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center stage this spring followed by an all-you-can-eat prime rib and pasta plate at Emmett’s Brewing Company (110 N. Brockway) in Palatine for only $40 per person. Recognized as a top Chicago Swing Band, Bopology’s musical tribute to the Rat-Pack and swing era is a show you won’t want to miss!