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George A. Leoni Complex Grand Opening July 19

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  • Beyond the Bell After School Options
  • Autumn Fest - Saturday, Oct. 7, 11 am-3pm, Gouin Park
  • Oktoberfest Dinner, Friday October 13, 5:30-8 pm, Grant Park 5

Upcoming Programs

BEYOND the BELL After School Options

Plan ahead for the next school year 2017-2018 for your After School Care with VPD BEYOND the BELL After School Options

Veterans Park District is offering several opportunities for students K through 8 grades. Programs at Grant Park Recreation Center and Leoni Complex include both a traditional after school program and hourly fun, sports, and tutoring activities. These opportunities give parents a piece of mind and children a safe environment after school.

We expanded the program! Now 100 openings available in 2017-18 school year.

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Autumn Fest

Autumn Fest

Saturday, October 7 • 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Gouin Park, 2400 Scott Street, Franklin Park

Bring the whole family for a day of fun! Rain or shine!
Concession Stand • Grilled burgers & hot dogs will be sold • Free Entertainment Trackless Train • Corn Maze • Free Games & Crafts • Free Face Painting
Obstacle Course • Pony Rides & Petting Zoo • Mini Golf
Craft Fair/Vendors • Car Show
Pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch (while supplies last).

Sold at the event: $12 wristband for unlimited use or $1 per ticket per attraction

Oktoberfest Dinner

Veterans Park District invites you to join us for our First Annual Themed Dinner Dance!

Oktoberfest Dinner

Friday, October 13 • 5:30-8 p.m. • Grant Park

Kick off your weekend and celebrate fall with us at our Oktoberfest Dinner. We will create a traditional German atmosphere where you can enjoy a great German meal and have a cold beer all while being entertained by a great band known as "The Internationals"! They will perform traditional German music with two dancers that will entertain and get everyone on the dance floor.
Your German meal will consists of ½ chicken with beer brats nestled in sweet and sour cabbage, warm German potato salad, dumplings with gravy, a vegetable and rye and pumpernickel breads. Apple Struedel will be served for dessert from the renown German bakery, Reuters in Chicago.
Auf Wiedersehen bis dahin! (Goodbye till then!)