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You are provided with paint, brushes, easels, canvas and an art instructor to teach you step by step on how to create a beautiful work of art. Please wear a paint shirt with short sleeves. For more information contact Ashley at

Food & beverage will be available for purchase through RoccoVino’s during this event.

Sponsored by Smiling Shamrock
Pre-registration is required. *Indicates All ages welcome.

105326-07* F 3/19 6:30-8:30PM $60 Barn Window
105326-08 F 4/16 6:30-8:30PM $18/$24 Cartoon of your Cat or Dog
206705-04 F 5/21 6:30-8:30PM $24 Bee Welcome Sign
206705-05 F 6/18 6:30-7:30PM $18 Paint a Cat or Dog
206705-06 F 7/16 6:30-8:30pm $18 Four Sports Painting
206705-07 F 8/20 6:30-8:00pm $24 Fall Wreath



Bring the family out for BINGO night.  We will have prizes for each game and some more prizes to raffle off at the end of the event.  Each person will receive one slice of pizza to enjoy.  Each participant will receive one bingo card.  Additional bingo cards may be purchased for $1 at check in. (Max 2 cards per participant)  Wear your favorite St. Patrick’s Day attire or wear green.    Pre-register by March 10.  No refunds or cancellations 48 hours before the event!  Masks are required.  Location: Twin lakes Multi-purpose room

Code Day Date Time Fee
205610-01 F 3/12 5:30-7:00pm $8/per person



More Spring surprises fill this bag from snacks, crafts, Leprechaun tricks, and things to ring in the Spring. Must pre-order by 3/12.

Location: Bags can be picked up at Twin Lakes on 3/15 between 9:00am-5:00pm.

Fee: $15

Code Day Date Time Fee
105235-02 F 3/12 9:00-5:00PM $15


“Egg” your friends, neighbors or your own family with a surprise at home egg hunt! One of the Easter Bunny’s helpers will hide 20 filled eggs in your front yard and leave a “You’ve Been Egged” sign on your porch.   Egging will take place Monday, March 29 or Tuesday, March 30 between 3:00pm-6:00pm.  Pre-registration is required. $15/house  Spread the Easter cheer by egging a friend or neighbors house.  ‘

This event is sponsored by the Palatine Lions Club

Code Day Date Time Fee
205100-05 M 3/29 3:00-6:00pm $15/house
205100-06 Tu 3/30 3:00-6:00pm $15/house


Register to receive an Easter Basket from the Easter Bunny!  Kids will enjoy this basket filled with Easter goodies, crafts, stuffed animal, activities, coloring book, recipes and more!  Registration deadline is March 26.  Baskets can be picked up from Rose Park on Wednesday, March 31 & Friday, April 1 between 8:30am-5:00pm.

Code Day Date Time Fee
205100-01 W & Th 3/31 & 4/1 8:30-5:00pm $15/basket



Bring your flashlight and join us for this program at Twin Lakes Recreation Area.  Kids will hunt for their own candy-filled eggs in the dark and everyone will have a chance to win prizes!  Kids need to bring their own flashlight and bag to pick up the eggs. Must pre-register for this event!  Registration is limited! $6R/$8NR

This event is sponsored by the Palatine Lions Club

Code Day Date Time AGES
205100-03 W 3/31 7:45-8:15pm 5-7 years
205100-04 W 3/31 7:45-8:15pm 8-12 years


Parents & Children, join us for an exciting afternoon with a visit from the Easter bunny.  Besides having a delicious brunch (pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs, potatoes & OJ),  we will also be having a coloring contest, decorating eggs, and making a fun craft.  Don’t forget your camera for a picture with the Bunny.  This event fills quickly and has limited registration.  Pre-registration is required!  No refunds if a cancellation is 48 hours before the event!  Ages: 4 years & up 

This event is sponsored by the Palatine Lions Club

Code Day Date Time Fees
205200-03 F 4/2 9:00-10:30am $17R/$19NR
205200-01 F 4/2 11:00-12:30pm $17R/$19NR
205200-02 F 4/2 1:00-2:30pm $17R/$19NR


Join the fun and turn your unwanted household items, tools, clothes and more into cash.  Adults, clean out that basement, attic and basement and kids, clean out those closets! It is “time” to get rid of all that “stuff” you no longer want.  One parkin space is included to sell things out of the back/trunk of your car.  Space is limited, so register early! Please bring a table to setup outside the trunk of your car.  Pop-up tents are NOT permitted.  Fees: $25/parking spot

Code Day Date Time AGES
205400-01 Sa 5/1 9:00am-2:00pm ALL


Enjoy an evening at Twin Lakes and sample a variety of red, white and dessert wines.  Sit back and relax as you snack on an assortment of cheese, crackers and other tasty treats that will be available.  Great location, great friends and great wine…what more could you ask for?   Fees: $18/person Must pre-register by noon on May 7 for this event. No walk-ups allowed.  

Code Day Date Time Fee AGES
205325-01 F 5/7 7:00-8:30pm $18/per person 21 yrs. & older


Join us for a fun color run just for kids!  Kids will run around the perimeter of Salt Creek Lane while volunteers throw colored chalk.  Participants receive a t-shirt, goodie bag & bragging rights.  Race will be rain or shine!   Register by May 1 to guarantee a t-shirt!  Fees: 20/person through 4/1,  $25/ person 4/2-5/13,  $30/race day

Code Day Date Time AGES
205500-01 Sa 5/15 8:30am 11-14 years
205500-02 Sa 5/15 8:45am 7-10 years
205500-03 Sa 5/15 9:00am  6 years old w/adult
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