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Paint Night

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. Canvas size is 12x16.

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

Pre-registration is required.

For more information contact Ashley at amedley@saltcreekpd.com.

CODE DAY DATE TIME FEE PAINTING
105326-06 F 2/16 6:30PM-8:30PM $28 EIFFEL TOWER
206705-01 F 3/16 6:30PM-8:30PM $28 STENCILS
206705-02 F 3/30 6:30PM-7:30PM* $25 (Adult)/ $18 (Kids) MONKEY OR OWL
206705-03 F 4/20 6:30PM-8:30PM $28 BIRDS

Sweetheart Ball

Experience a magical night for both parents and their children. Each night will have activities that include dinner/dessert, games, dancing and memories that will last a lifetime! Suits and dresses are suggested. Fills quickly, so register early! Check-in and pictures are at 4:30 & 7:00pm.

Location: Twin Lakes Clubhouse

 

Ball Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
Mommy/Son 105600-01 3-7 F 2/2 4:30-6:30pm $35/couple $10 each additional person
Mommy/Son 105600-02 3-7 F 2/2 7:00-9:00pm $35/couple $10 each additional person
Daddy/Daughter 105600-03 3-7 Sa 2/3 4:30-6:30pm $35/couple $10 each additional person
Daddy/Daughter 105600-04 3-7 Sa 2/3 7:00-9:00pm $35/couple $10 each additional person
Jr. Sweetheart Ball 105600-05 8-12 F 2/9 5:00-7:00pm $35/couple $10 each additional person
Jr. Sweetheart Ball 105600-06 8-12 F 2/9 5:00-7:00pm $35/couple $10 each additional person

Flashlight Egg Hunt

Bring your flashlight and join us for this program at Twin Lakes Recreation Area. Kids will hunt for their own chocolate-filled eggs in the dark and everyone will have a chance to win prizes! Kids need to bring their own flashlight and bag. Must pre-register for this event! 

Location: Twin Lakes North Entrance (Use Frontage Road off of Palatine Rd.)

 *5-7 yrs. meet at pavilion near playground

**8-12 yrs. meet at pavilion near rt. 53

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205100-03 5-7* W 3/28 7:45-8:30pm $5
205100-04 8-12* W 3/28 7:45-8:30pm $5

Spring Indoor Garage Sale

Join the fun and turn your unwanted household items, tools, clothes and more into cash. Adults, clean our that basement, attic, and garage! Kids, clean out those closets! It's time to get rid of all that "stuff" you no longer want. Rent a 10x10 space and sell it all! Space  is limited, so sign-up today! Fee includes an 8-foot table. 

Location: Salt Creek Sports Center 647 S. Consumers Ave. Palatine, IL

 

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205400-01 All S 5/5 9:00am-3:00pm $10/table

Wine Tasting at Twin Lakes

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 can you ask for! 

Location: Twin Lakes Tent 

 

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205325-01 21+ F 5/11 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door/$5 food only

Pre-Fishing Derby Seminars

Learn about the different fish in Donut Lake and how to catch them. The instructor will give information about what types of lures and bait will work best in our lake, so you are prepared to catch lots of fish at our Derby on June 16. Learn how to tie proper fishing knots and practice what you have learned. program will run rain or shine. Pre-registration is required. 

Location: Twin Lakes 

 

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205700-02 All Sa 6/2 8:00-9:00 am $7NR/$5R
205700-03 All Sa 6/9 8:00-9:00 am $7NR/$5R

25th Annual Fishing Derby

Enjoy a great family event and start your fishing tales now! There will be awards, prizes and a tagged fish just waiting to be caught for a special prize. Bait is available for purchase. Please bring a bucket for fish. Pre-registration recommended. 

Location: Twin Lakes Pavilion 2 (closets to Rt. 53)

 

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205700-01 All Sa 6/16 8:00-11:30am $5 (pre-registration), $7 (walk-in day of)

Beer Tasting at Twin Lakes

Looking fora  good brew? Join us under the tent as we sample beers from a variety of different vendors. Kick back and enjoy an assortment of snacks as you encounter new styles and tastes. Bring all your friends and family out to create lasting memories at our Beer Tasting. 

Location: Twin Lakes Tent 

 

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205350-01 21+ F 6/8 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door/$5 food only
105350-01 21+ F 8/31 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door/$5 food only

Teen Battle of the Bands

Compete with local teen bands for the chance to perform at the Illinois State Fair. Get ready to rock at the Palatine/Salt Creek Park District's annual Battle of the Bands competition on Monday, June 11th. The winner will move to the regional competition, and the regional winner will have the opportunity to play in Springfield at the Statewide Competition. 

Location: Fred P. Hall Amphitheatre, 256 e. Palatine Rd. Palatine, IL

Submission Deadline: April 13

Notification Date: April 27

Performance Date (if Accepted): Monday, June 11

Time: 7;00-9:00pm

To submit your band, go to palatineparks.org, and under the "register online" tab, select "Program Applications"

 

Turtle Trek Race

You will not want to miss our annual Turtle Trek Race and Raffle! Adopt a turtle today and you will have a chance to win great prizes, as we will race our fleet of plastic turtles in Donut Lake. The grand prize winner will receive $500! If your turtle does no win, don't fret; we will have over 40 prizes from our wonderful sponsors. 

Location: Twin Lakes Deck

 

Code Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
215000-01 All F 8/3 6:30pm $5/turtle, $20 Snap pack (5 turtles)