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Spring 2018 Resident Registration Begins
Monday, February 26, 8:30am, Online Registration
Registration for residents opens at 8:30am on Monday, February 26. Residents may register online or in person at Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, or Falcon Park Recreation Center. Spring 2018 Program Catalog will be released online at palatineparks.org on Monday, February 12.
Tiger Sharks Swim Team Spring/Summer Tryouts
February 26 & 28, 7:00pm-8:00pm, Palatine High School
Palatine Tiger Sharks Swim Team is a multi-ability level program that offers competitive opportunities, technique development, and fun for swimmers ages 6 and older. The swim team is divided into progressive groups. Open tryouts are held twice a year. If there is still space available, new swimmers may join the team at any time throughout the year by contacting the swim office at 847.202.3240 to schedule a tryout.
Indoor Drive-In Movie featuring Disney’s Cars 3
Friday, March 2, 6:00pm-9:00pm, Birchwood Recreation Center
Join us for a great night at the movies with your family! You supply a cardboard box and we will supply a goody bag full of materials for you to design a car for our drive-in movie. Don’t be late–car designing will begin promptly at 6:00pm and Disney’s Cars 3 will begin around 7:00pm. Registration deadline is Wednesday, February 28 at 7:00pm.
Parent’s Night Out
Friday, March 9, 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.
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.