Event Calendar
April 2022

Saturday,

April 9

Eggstravaganza - SOLD OUT!

Come to Park Center for some eggcitement! Children ages 2-5 will have a hopping good time at our old-fashioned egg hunt. Pre-registration for a time slot is required. Event takes place at the Park Center Preschool Playground.

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Sunday,

April 10

US Speedskating & Northbrook Speed Skating Club Tour of Olympians

Join US Speedskating and Northbrook Speed Skating Club for their Tour of Olympians event at Glenview Community Ice Center. Public will be invited to join Speedskating Olympians and current local Speedskaters on the ice to try on speedskates, participate in live demonstrations of off-ice exercises, and meet representatives from local and national speed skating clubs. Participating athletes include:

  • 3X Olympian and Olympic Bronze Medalist Emery Lehman, Long Track (hometown Oak Park, IL)
  • 2022 Olympian Austin Kleba, Long Track (hometown Campton Hills, IL)
  • 2022 Olympian Andrew Heo, Short Track
  • 2022 Olympian and Olympic Bronze Medalist Ethan Cepuran, Long Track (hometown Glen Ellyn, IL)
  • 3X Olympian and Olympic Silver Medalist Brian Hansen, Long Track (hometown Glenview, IL)
  • 2X Olympian Dave Tamburrino, Long Track
  • 2X Olympian Chuck Burke, Long Track (hometown Northbrook, IL)
  • Plus other past Olympians with roots in the Chicago area

On-Ice activities are 3:20-4:20 pm.

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Friday,

April 15

Special Earth Day Programs

Have a day off from school or work on Friday, April 15? Join us for some special programs at Air Station Prairie and the Tyner Center in honor of Earth Day. You’ll learn about this unique site, the plants and animals that call it home and ways to reduce your impact on our planet.

BIRDS OF ILLINOIS • 9-10 am
Take a guided walk to learn about the birds that live at Air Station Prairie. For ages 4-5 + Adult.
Fee (R/NR): $12/$15

GOING GREEN! • 10-11:30 am
Discover what happens to recyclable material after it gets picked up. For ages 8+.
Fee (R/NR): $8/$10

SPRING PRAIRIE WALK • 1:30-3 pm
Take a guided trail walk to identify native plants and animals. For all ages.
Fee (R/NR): $8/$10

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Saturday,

April 16

Earth Day Celebration

We are excited to welcome you back to the the Tyner Center at Ken Fuller Air Station Prairie, Glenview’s own award-winning environmental education center! Bring the whole family to a free Earth Day Celebration and learn more about ways to improve our impact on the world.

  • Tour the Tyner Center and explore Air Station Prairie on a guided trail walk.
  • Talk with local experts from Greener Glenview, Historic Wagner Farm, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, and more about conservation and sustainability.
  • Play in our AR Sandbox to see how topography shapes the environment.
  • Enjoy stories about nature and animals read by Glenview Public Librarians (10 am-12 pm).
  • Take home a free oak sapling and a packet of wildflower seeds to grow a prairie in your own backyard.

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Sunday,

April 17

Easter Brunch at Coarse Italian Restaurant

Celebrate the Easter holiday on Sunday, April 17 at Coarse Italian Restaurant located at Glenview Park Golf Club. Enjoy a beautiful Easter brunch with your family from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Breakfast favorites include lemon ricotta pancakes, challah french toast, house fried doughnuts and other chef exclusives. The cost for adults is $45 and $19 for children ages 13 and under. Toddlers under 2 eat free. Prices do not include tax or gratuity. Spots are filling up fast. Call 847-657-3200 to make reservations.

Saturday,

April 23

Glenview Resident Open House

Representatives from the Village of Glenview, Glenview Park District, Glenview Public Library, Glenview Chamber of Commerce, Northfield Township, Cook County and information from other community organizations will be available at this free event.

Plenty of activities:

  • Meet a police officer, firefighter and 9-1-1 telecommunicator
  • Meet Village trustees
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Crafts for kids
  • Voter registration

Complimentary refreshments will be provided

Sponsored by:
Village of Glenview & Glenview Park District

Coordinated by:
Glenview Communicators

Park Partnership Celebration

Join the Glenview Park District and Glenview Bank & Trust on Saturday, April 23rd from 1 to 3 p.m. to kick-off a multi-year park partnership and celebrate Community Banking Month. Stop by Park Center for complimentary food and drink, games, prizes and giveaways. The event is free and open to the public, and registration is not required.

 

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Lake Glenview Fish Release Day

In partnership with Sunrise Glenview Rotary Club and the Village of Glenview

Help make a splash by restocking Lake Glenview with fish this spring! Live fish and buckets will be provided and all ages are welcome. Dress for the weather and wet conditions. Meet at the boat launch area (off Mint Ln.)

Call 847 299 6096 for more information.

Sunday,

April 24

TogetherWeTri Inside-Out Triathlon

Inside-Out Triathlon includes an indoor swim, an outdoor bike and run.  Beginners welcome!

  • 10 minute indoor pool swim
  • 20 minute ride on stationary spin bikes outside
  • 15 minute outdoor run/walk in Gallery Park
  • 7 Waves available from  6:30am to 9:30am. New wave every 30 minutes.
  • $40 single wave fee, $70 for a double wave, $100 for triple wave (limited space)
  • One hour long race. Your race-your pace!
  • Post-event expo with sponsors

 

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