Friday Fun Five March 15, 2019

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories!

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Kids Expo 2019 Schaumburg
March 16th, 9am-5pm & March 17th, 10am-4pm

Expect Family Fun at the 2019 Kids Expo. We have added even more fun! Exotic Animal Show and Hillbilly Silly Science Spectacular are just some of the highlights of this years Expo! Celebrate St. Patricks Day with the Trinity Irish Dancers! Meet Contestants from the NBC show, American Ninja Warrior! Call (815) 806-8844 for more information.




Leprechaun Lunch – The Buddy Foundation
March 16 in Arlington Heights

Pets and children are welcome to have their picture taken with Buddy’s own Leprechaun! (small donation per picture is required.) Lunch and bake sale items will be available to purchase.




Pot of Gold Climb – The Club at Prairie Stone
March 16 in Hoffman Estates

Try your luck at climbing for gold and other treasures at The Club at Prairie Stone’s Pot of Gold Climb! Kids will enjoy rock climbing and collecting treasures as they ascend the rock wall. Pre Registration is required (4-13 years).




Dive for Gold – North Suburban YMCA
March 16 in Northbrook

Annual St. Patrick’s Day party in the North Suburban YMCA pool. Kids are invited to collect “leprechaun gold” tokens from the depths of the indoor pool, which will be tinted a festive green. The tokens can then be exchanged for goody bags of prizes.




Annie, Jr. – South Middle School
March 15-16 in Arlington Heights

Annie JR. features everyones favorite little redhead in her very first adventure. A classic story with hits like “Tomorrow” and “You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile,” Annie, Jr. is fun for the whole family!




Sponsored by: “St. Charles Park District Summer Camps
St. Charles Park District Summer Camps. We are very excited to begin another fun summer with your child. Each week, camp focuses on a specific theme that campers will experience in a variety of ways.