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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
206705-01 F 4/21 6:30PM-8:30PM $18 (child) / $30 (adult) Sports Picture
206705-03 F 5/26 6:30PM-8:30PM $30 Bike with Flower Basket
206705-04 F 6/16 6:30PM-8:30PM $30 Pink Flowers in Vase
206705-05 F 7/14 6:30PM-8:30PM $30 Owl in Trees
206705-06 F 8/18 6:30PM-8:30PM $30 Owl in Blue or Brown

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)

Ages 5-7 meet at pavilion near playground

Ages 8-12 meet at north parking lot 

CODE Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205100-01 5-7 W 4/12 7:45-8:30pm $5
205100-03 5-7 Th 4/13 7:45-8:30pm $5
205100-02 8-12 W 4/12 7:45-8:30pm $5
205100-04 8-12 Th 4/13 7:45-8:30pm $5

Lunch with the Bunny

Parents and children, join us for an exciting afternoon with a visit from the Easter Bunny.  Besides having a delicious lunch of pizza, breadsticks and salad, we will also be having a coloring contest, egg decorating, and making a fun craft! Don't forget your camera for a picture with the Bunny! This event fills quickly! Must pre-register for this event! 

Location: Twin Lakes Clubhouse

Code Day Date Time Fee
205200-01 F 4/14 11:00am-12:30pm $15
205200-02 F 4/14 1:00pm-2:30pm $15

Free Introduction to Golf Day at Twin Lakes

Join us Saturday, April 22 for our FREE Introduction to Golf Day for all ages! Participants will learn proper stance, grip, and have a swing analysis done will practicing at the driving range and practice green area.

This is also a great way to meet the instructors and learn about the upcoming season's golf lessons, camps, clinics, and private lessons!

Please RSVP to sign up for a time slot by April 21 by calling 847-934-6050 x 205.

(Rain Date: April 29)

SKILL DAY DATE TIME
Full Swing/Swing Mechanics Sa 4/22 10am-11am
Short Game/Chipping/Putting Sa 4/22 11am-12pm
Full Swing/Swing Mechanics Sa 4/22 1pm-2pm
Short Game/Chipping/Putting Sa 4/22 2pm-3pm

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 

*No children allowed at this event* 

CODE Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE FEE Wine Pairing
205325-01 21+ F 5/12 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door $5 designated driver; food only Cheese
205100-02 21+ F 8/11 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door $5 designated driver; food only Chocolate

Baby & Kid's Wear Garage Sale

Do you have kids? Is someone you love expecting a baby? Can't resist a bargain? If so, don't miss our baby and kids wear specific garage sale. Over 20 families will be selling gently used clothes, toys, books, gear, and more. Stock up on bargains for the upcoming seasons and join us for this great community event, which will be rain or shine! Rent a 10x10 space and sell it all. Space is limited, so sign-up today! Fee includes an 8-foot table. 

Location: Twin Lakes Tent 

 

CODE Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205400-01 All F 5/19 9:00-3:00pm $10/table

24th Annual Fishing Derby

Come and 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 will be available for purchase.  Please bring a bucket for fish.

Location: Twin Lakes Pavilion 2 (Closest to rt. 53)

CODE Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
205700-01 All Sa 6/3 8:00-11:30am $3 (pre-registration) / $5 (day of event)

Beer Tasting at Twin Lakes

Looking for a 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 Tastings! You won't want to miss it!

Location: Twin Lakes Tent

*No children allowed at this event* 

CODE Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE FEE
205350-01 21+ F 6/9 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door $5 designated driver; food only
105350-01 21+ F 9/1 7:00-8:30pm $15 (pre/registration)/$20 at the door $5 designated driver; 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 local competition on Monday, June 12 at Twin Lakes Golf Course & Recreation Area, 1200 e. Twin Lakes Drive, Palatine. The winner will move to the regional competition, and the regional winner will have the opportunity to play in Springfield at the Statewide Competition. 

In the event of inclement weather, the competition will be moved indoors to Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center, 150 E. Wood Street, Palatine. 

Submission Deadline: April 14

Notification Date: April 28

Performance Date (if accepted): Monday, June 12

Time: 7:00-9:00 pm 

Ages: 13-20yrs

Presented by Salt Creek Park District and Palatine Park District. 

 

 

Luau Party

We are bringing a little bit of Hawaii to Twin Lakes! Celebrate summer with a luau! we will dance to fun summer music, make awesome crafts, and eat a special summer treat!

Location: Twin Lakes Tent

Code Day Date Time Fee
206129-01 W 7/12 4:00-5:30pm $12

Movie Night at Twin Lakes

Join us Thursday, July 27 for a family friendly movie outside. Concessions will be available from RoccoVino's. FREE popcorn to all who attend. Come early and rent a boat on Donut Lake or hit a bucket of golf balls at the driving range. Call Ashley Medley at 847-934-6050 for more information.

Movie: Secret Life of Pets

Day: Th

Date: 7/27

Time: Dusk (8:30pm)

Fee: FREE

Sunday Fun Day

Join us for this great family event, which will be the culmination of our "Customer Appreciation Week." We will have a special afternoon edition of our Patio Entertainment series as "The Good Mondays" will play on the Twin Lakes Deck from 1:00pm-3:00pm. We will also have a moon bounce and dunk tank, as well as various discounts available during the event at Twin Lakes. Admission is FREE.

Location: Twin Lakes Recreation Area

Day: Su

Time: 11:30am-3:00pm

 

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 not win, don't fret, we will also have over 40 prizes from our wonderful sponsors! 

Location: Twin Lakes Recreation Area 

 

Ages DAY DATE TIME FEE
All F 8/4 6:30pm $5/turtle;$20 snap pack (5 turtles)