Upcoming Events

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Spring Thaw Skating Competition @ Owens Center
Mar 28 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 pm

This year the Heart of Illinois Skating Club will host the US Figure Skating Spring Thaw Competition. Various events will be offered for all basic levels through Preliminary. To find out more, email Jenni Flores at jflores@peoriaparks.org or Matt Brown at mrmattbrown@att.net.

Join us – Spectators are FREE!

Bluebird Workshop @ Sommer Park
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Day Camp Building
$15 – includes box and workshop
$5 – workshop only
Interested in attracting bluebirds to your backyard? Learn about the ecology of bluebirds and other cavity nesters. Build your own bluebird house and share in the success of the comeback of bluebirds in our area. Peoria Park District staff will present data and facts about birding in our area. Bring a hammer & Phillips head screwdriver. Workshop fee will cover cost of material to build your box. Reserve a spot by calling 309-691-8423 .

Opening Day for Trails
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Easter Egg Festival @ Franciscan Recreation Complex
Mar 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us for our 18th Annual Easter Egg Festival! Bring your baskets to the Franciscan Recreation Complex and help find colorful eggs filled with candy and prizes. Before and after the egg hunt, join us in the gymnasium for snacks, a coloring contest, face painting, and more. There will even be a visit from a certain Easter Bunny! The event opens at 9:30 and our egg hunt begins promptly at 10:15 am; hunts are broken up into three age groups. Avoid the line by registering ahead of time! Code: 64478
Featuring Fun on the Run!
Age: 1-12 Min/Max: 25-350
Fee-R/NR: $6/$8

Northtrail Park Easter Egg Hunt @ Northtrail Park
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

We’ll have lots of candy and prized-filled eggs for children under 10. Egg hunt will start promptly at 12 pm. Registration required.

Register in person at the Noble Center, 1125 W. Lake Ave. in Peoria, or call 688-3667.

CODE 64268 • Ages 0-3
CODE 64269 • Ages 4-6
CODE 64270 • Ages 7-10