Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five March 11, 2022

Here are our top five things to do with you and your family this weekend! Make some memories!

For more great family events, see Oaklee’s  calendar of events!

St. Patrick’s Day parades

This weekend
Here’s where you can see St. Patrick’s Day parades this weekend.



St. Patrick’s Day Parade – City of Naperville

Saturday, March 12, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The West Suburban Irish’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is family-oriented, celebrating the community as a whole, the diversity of our community, and Irish-American heritage and culture.



Wearin’ o’ the Green: Magic Leather Braid – Yorkville Public Library

Tuesday, March 15, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wow! your friends on St. Patrick’s Day and wear this beautiful, green leather magic braided bracelet or cuff that you will create with just a touch of leprechaun magic. Enjoy hearing stories of the color green, its development and significance. Registration required.



Beluga Encounter – Shedd Aquarium

March 11 – June 27, 9:45 am – 11:00 am
Get a chance to meet the belugas at Shedd right where they live! Standing side by side with a trainer on an underwater ledge, in this 75 minute experience you’ll step into chest-deep water and come face to face with a beluga whale.



Women in History – Palatine Library District

March 15, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Martina Mathisen portrays an array of notable women in history such as Annie Oakley, Harriet Tubman, Marie Curie, and many more in honor of Women’s History Month.