Kids in the Kitchen
Join us one afternoon for a delicious lunch and dessert prepared by YOU! From the minute you walk in, to the minute you leave we will have a hands on experience. Your will be learning how to prepare the meal; prepare the dessert, set the table, make a table setting; sit and enjoy your meal and clean up.
Holiday Candy Making
With the holidays coming, it’s a month of yummy treats. What better treat than homemade candy? Come join us to make suckers and hard candy in a couple of popular flavors. This is a family recipe that has ben made for decades and is and is a crowd pleaser with kids and adults alike. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to make a bag of delicious candy.
Date: Saturday, December 8 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Park District Administration Building
Ages: 5-12 years old
Fees: $10.00 resident/$14.00 non-resident
S.T.E.M. Activities for Kids
Join us to learn about the STEM process.
ASK-Define the Problem
PLAN-Make a Plan
EXPERIMENT-Test it Out
IMPROVE-Make it Better
Be STEM-terrific!!! Explore, discover, take risks, make mistake, improve and NEVER give up!
Easter Egg Hunt
Kids grab your basket and fill it with eggs and maybe a special prize. Children will be separated by age groups for more fun. You will also get to see that special Easter Bunny too. The egg hunt will start promptly at designated times and will go fast, so don’t be late.
Date: April 20, 2019
Ages: 4 & Under
Time: 10: am
Ages: 5 & Over
Time: 10:30 am
Location: Chamberlain Park
Enjoy this family event featuring games, wagon rides, food and much more. A costume contest will be held and awards will be given. Age groups for contest are: under 24 months, ages 2-4, ages 5 -7, ages 8-10 and age 11 and up. Join us for fun and prizes.
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Costume Contest Times: Under 24 months 3:00, 2-4 years 3:10, 5-7 years 3:20, 8-10 years 3:30, and 11 years & up 3:40.
Location: Chamberlain Park
Letters from the North Pole
How about that, we have a connection with the Jolly Ole Fellow. Children have your parent, older brother or sister or an adult help you out writing your letter and have it to the Park District office by December 11th to make sure Santa and his Elves have enough time to reply. You can drop it off or mail it to 400 East Second Street, Genoa, Il 60135. Don’t forget to include your name, age and address on your letter and include a self-addressed stamped envelope.
Sweet Heart Dance
Girls/boys grab your Mom, Dad, Grandma, Granddad or family friend and prepare yourself for an evening of fun, dancing, contest, prizes and refreshments. The DJ will play your requests and the crowd will get into the excitement. Each young lady will receive a corsage and commemorate photo. Space is limited so register early and save money. Those who pay at the door cannot be guaranteed a corsage.
Extra bonus – register by February 1sth and be eligible to win a limousine ride to and from the dance!
Ages: Boys and Girls 3 and up
Date: February 9, 2019
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Location: GK Middle School, use cafeteria entrance
Fee: $30 per couple $10.00 each additional child
Fee at the door: $40.00 per couple, $12.00 each additional child
The Genoa Park District offers many youth activities and special events that require partnerships to keep costs at an affordable fee or to offer an activity at no cost. If you or your business/organization are interested in such a sponsorship, please contact the Park District office at 784-5612.