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Family Kite Fly

Century Park 1001 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Circle the skies high above Century Park Arboretum flying a kite!  This free, family event supports the Illinois Association of Park Districts’ “Flying 4 Kids” program which promotes the sale of Park District license plates that feature a kite design. Proceeds from the sale of kite themed license plates support after school programming. Bring your […]

Free

Master Gardener Q&A

Sullivan Community Center 635 North Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Enjoy a lively Q&A session with Master Gardeners from the University of Illinois Extension Office. They will be going over tips and tricks for starting and maintaining your vegetable garden. This workshop is for new and experienced gardeners alike. Bring questions with you or just come to learn from others. Some topics covered will be […]

Free

Puzzlepalooza

Sullivan Community Center 635 North Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Compete against other teams to finish the same puzzle at the same time! Enjoy music and snacks and we'll will finish the night with ice cream! Prizes will be awarded to top finishers.  All ages welcome. Fee: $30/Team of 2-4 players REGISTER Puzzlepalooza Team

$30

Bark in the Park

Century Park Pavilion 1400 Indianwood Drive, Vernon Hills

Join us for a paw-some GO Vernon Hills walk at Century Park! Grab your furry friend and leash up for a fun-filled stroll through the park with neighbors and their beloved pups.

Free

Fresh Made Cannoli

Tony Cannoli 460 N Lake St, Mundelein, IL, United States

Tony Cannoli will walk you through the step-by-step process of rolling, forming, frying, and filling cannoli dough. Each student will make three cannoli shells, and pipe them with their choice of Tony Cannoli signature fillings. 18+ Years. Taught by Tony Volpentesta. REGISTER Fresh Made Cannoli

$35

Craft Beer Tasting

Century Park 1001 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Attention craft beer aficionados! We are hosting our 5th annual tasting event this winter. Over 40 craft beers will be available for sampling including beer from Prairie Krafts Brewing, Kings & Convicts, Flesk Brewing, Mickey Finn’s, What’s Brewing Supply, and Buffalo Creek Brewing

$30 – $40

Magic Class

Sullivan Community Center 635 North Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Amaze friends and family with mind-reading and tricks using playing cards, ropes and coins! Would-be wizards, 5-12 years, are guaranteed to have a great time learning these fascinating tricks. The tricks are easy to learn and anyone can look like a pro in no time! Each participant takes home a magic kit. New tricks are […]

$22 – $28

Time to Play! Turtle Button Craft

Deerpath Park 299 Onwentsia Road, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Time to Play! is a free program for all ages. Join Park District staff Wednesday, May 29  from 10:30 am - Noon in Deerpath Park. Meet us in the picnic gazebo across from Kids' Castle.  We are making a turtle button craft.  All supplies are provided. Turtle crafts are limited and are available while supplies […]

Free

“Caring for Children” Babysitting Program

Sullivan Community Center 635 North Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

The “Caring for Children” Babysitting Program helps babysitters, 10-14 years old, learn to recognize and respond to emergency and non-emergency situations that could arise while taking care of younger children. We address topics such as child care, first aid, fire safety, police, security, and more. Pack a sack meal to enjoy during class. REGISTER Caring […]

$54 – $68

Making Homemade Giardiniera with Fireman Tony

Vernon Hills High School 145 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills, United States

Join us while we make a Chicago classic, homemade giardiniera. This class will teach you how to chop the right vegetables and prepare them for jarring your own mild giardiniera, a great topping to compliment your favorite Italian dishes. Students will leave with jars ready to eat. 18+ Years Location: Vernon Hills High School Food […]

$29

Fresh Made Cannoli

Sullivan Community Center 635 North Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL, United States

Tony Cannoli will walk you through the step-by-step process of rolling, forming, frying, and filling cannoli dough. Each student will make three cannoli shells, and pipe them with their choice of Tony Cannoli signature fillings. 18+ Years Location: Meeting Room A Instructor: Tony Volpentesta, Owner and Operator, Tony Cannoli Specialty Pastries REGISTER Fresh Made Cannoli

$35