Friday Fun Five March 8, 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.




Mother Son Game Night – Elk Grove Park District
March 8, 15 in Elk Grove Village

Boys, grab your mom, grandmother, or aunt and come to enjoy a fun night out. Be sure to come dressed and ready for some friendly competition! Ages 5-10 years Fee per participant: $20 R / $24 NR Register in person or online before March 8th.




Elmhurst’s 23rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 9 in Elmhurst

The parade is only the beginning to this festive day – for the food, music and fun is sure to continue as Elmhurst merchants, restaurateurs and friends welcome visitors for this special community celebration.




Super Saturday: Hogan 4 – Mount Prospect Public Library
March 9 in Mount Prospect

Bring the whole family to enjoy a performance by the talented dancers of the Hogan Irish Dance Academy. Over two dozen dancers will dazzle the audience with colorful costumes, lively music, and dynamic dancing.




Family Fridays STEM Night – Des Plaines Public Library
March 8 in Des Plaines

Bring the family for a night of fun at the library! STEM Night features STEM-based activities for various age groups, and is a hands-on way for the family to learn and play together! This is a drop-in program. Come by any time from 6:00-8:00 PM.




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.