Special Events

Registration and Session Dates: 

Fall Registration:
Residents: December 5, 2016
Non-Residents: December 12, 2016

Sweetheart Dance

Girls, it’s that time of year to bring the favorite man in your life (Dad, Grandpa, Uncle, family friend or brother) and prepare for an evening/afternoon of fun, dancing to a live D.J., contests, prizes, and extra special refreshments.  Professional photographs will be taken and available for purchase.  Each girl will receive a mini corsage at the dance (included in price). Local restaurants will provide the dinner.  This is one of our most popular programs, so register early!

Location: Community Center

Fee: $40 per couple, $18 for any additional children

Limit: 65 couple

Code:  Day:    Date:   Time:                          Ages:

1900    Fri       2/10     7-9pm                         4-11 yrs

1901    Sat       2/11     2-4pm                         3-9 yrs

1902    Sat       2/11     6-8pm                         7-14 yrs


Spring Coloring Contest

2-9 yrs

The Park District’s spring coloring contest is coming soon.  Pick up your coloring sheet at the Park District, or download it from our website (www.waucondaparks.com) starting Monday, April 3rd.  Unleash your inner artist and help us decorate our front hall with your finished pictures.  One winner in each age category will be chosen: 2-3 yrs, 4-5 yrs, 6-7 yrs, 8-9 yrs.  Please return your finished picture by Thursday, April 13th.  Winners will be notified by phone.

Location:         Community Center

Fee:                 Free

Starts:              4/3

Ends:               4/13

Mom and Son Date Night

5-10 yrs

Boys, it’s your turn to take your special girl (Mom, Grandma, Aunt, friend) out for the night.  The theme is always a surprise, but be ready for an evening of fun throughout the park district building.  This special event is designed for each boy and his date to socialize, play games, make a craft, and participate in some great group activities together.  Be dressed to run around and have some fun.  After all of the excitement, we’ll kick back and enjoy a pizza snack.  Each boy will receive a goody bag before leaving for the evening. Pre-registration is required.

Location:                                 Community Center

Program Fee:                           $25/couple

Resident Discount Fee:           $20/couple ($10 ea. additional sibling)

Limit:                                      40 couples

Code               Day                 Date                Time

1903                Fri                    3/10                 6:30-8:30pm


Annual Egg Hunt

3-10 yrs

Saturday, April 8

Calling all kids! Get set for a great time at our popular egg hunt in Cook Park.  Grab your basket, friends and family and hunt for all the eggs and treats you can find.  A special appearance by Mr. Bunny will also be part of the fun. Bring your camera for those special pictures with the bunny.  Note:  No parents will be allowed on the course for the 4-6 or 7-10 year old age groups.  Remember this is a fun event for the kids.  No registration required.

Location: Community Center

Fee: Free

Ages/Time:      3 yrs & under:             9:30 am

4-6 yrs:                        9:45 am

7-10 yrs:                      10am

 Pizza with the Bunny

Newborn-10 yrs

Celebrate spring as the Bunny hops into the Community Center for a pizza feast. Mr. Bunny loves his picture taken, so bring your camera for an opportunity for that perfect photo. Pre-registration is required. Please list all family members attending on your registration form so that we have an accurate count.

Location:                                 Community Center

Program Fee:                           $25 (family of 4)

$5 add’l person

Resident Discount Fee:           $20 (family of 4)

$4 add’l person

Code:              Day:    Date    Time:

1904                Sat       4/8       11:30am-12:30pm


Tea Party with Mom

3-10 yrs

This traditional event is a great way to spend a very special day with Mom, Grandma, Aunt & other special friends.  Get dressed up, and join us for an afternoon of girl-time fun.  Our day will include group games, crafts and even a little dancing.  We will also be treated to a delicious lunch buffet with tea and lemonade.  A tea party wouldn’t be complete without an incredible assortment of sweet treats. Every girl goes home with a special goody bag.  Pre-registration for this program is required.

Location:                                 Community Center

Program Fee:                           $33/couple

Resident Discount Fee:           $26/couple ($12 additional sibling)

Limit:                                      40 couples

Code:              Day     Date    Time

1905                Sat       4/29     11am-1:30pm