All posts by Bob Cushman

Chicagoland Water Parks Summer 2018

We’ve put together a list of Chicago’s suburban pools and water parks for you. All you have to do is add the swimsuits and sunscreen, and you’re good to go make memories! Elk Grove Park District* Rainbow Falls Waterpark COUPON 200 Rev. Morrison Blvd., Elk Grove Village Hours: Sat, Sun... Read More

Wauconda Rodeo rides into town

The Wauconda Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 55th annual IPRA Championship Wauconda Rodeo Saturday and Sunday, July 14 and 15, at the Golden Oaks Equestrian Center, at Case and Rand roads in Wauconda. Both days feature pre-rodeo entertainment including a mechanical bull, food booths, beer garden and... Read More

Friday Fun Five July 13, 2018

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!         Christmas in July – Sea Lion Aquatic... Read More

Friday Fun Five July 6, 2018

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!         Suburban Water and Spray Parks, Outdoor Pools... Read More

2018 Chicago Museum Free Days for Families and Kids

Many of Chicago’s museums offer free admission in the summer time to Illinois residents with a valid ID. Don’t miss your chance to take advantage of these special discount days. Adler Planetarium 1300 S Lake Shore Dr., 312-922-7827 Illinois Resident Discount/Free General Admission Days, with Valid ID: August 27-31... Read More

Family-Friendly Chicago Area Museums

  Whether you’re there to see a specific exhibit or just to escape the heat, museums are a great place to go! It’s nearly impossible to visit a museum and not learn something new. We have so many great museums in and around the Chicagoland area–large and small, international... Read More

Kiddie Academy for Storytime LIVE!

You are invited to Kiddie Academy for Storytime LIVE! Curious George and Pinkalicious will jump off the page and visit the classroom. Join us on Saturday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. for this family event that is filled with storytelling, laughter, activities and fun. This event is FREE and open to... Read More