Announcing: Mini & Me Playdate with Advocate Condell Medical Center – Friday August 25, 2017

Advocate Condell Medical Center is sponsoring this event
From squishy baby that you can take anywhere, to a waddling toddler that has opinions and wants to do things. All the things. All the time! If you’ve ever wondered if your child is ready for a playdate, a story time, or a music class. If you have questions about normal developmental milestones or nursing beyond infancy then this is the playdate for you!

Mini and Me

We have partnered with Advocate Condell Medical Center and our friends at Hippo Campus to bring you a playdate experience for you and your mini! Grab your mini you (ages infant to 5) for a morning of information and play with sample classes, experts, open play and giveaways!

Mini & Me Playdate

with Advocate Condell Medical Center
Friday August 25, 2017
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Hippo Campus
401 E. Route 60, Volo

Tickets are $5 adult/child pair – $2 for each additional child

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Hippo Campus is a sensory playplace offering 5 rooms of activities and fun from art and music to large motor skills. Little Lake County and Advocate Condell Medical Center are partnering to bring you this special opportunity to play at Hippo Campus for a reduced fee before they are open to the public! This will be a private playdate experience and you must have a ticket through Little Lake County to enter.

We have filled Hippo Campus with even more fun by bringing along some of our favorite children’s services so you can experience them for yourself!

mini and me playdate

All of Hippo Campus will be open to you for exploring and playing. In addition, the following businesses will be joining us:

All of these activities are included in your ticket price! The Hippo Campus play space offers five rooms of sensory fun that will always be open including music play, arts, climbing and a light room. Weather permitting, the patio and sensory garden will be open as well.

*one photo per person will be provided, additional photos will be available for purchase from the photographer

In addition to the activities we have FABULOUS prizes:

mini and me playdate

Simply visit all the rooms and sponsors, getting your card punched and you will be entered to win. Winners will be drawn at the event and go home with the prizes that day!

Of course we won’t be sending anyone home empty handed! Everyone will go home with a Little Lake County Reusable Shopping bag with goodies from:

mini and me

Space is limited so be sure to register today!

Mini & Me Playdate

with Advocate Condell Medical Center
Friday August 25, 2017
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Hippo Campus
401 E. Route 60, Volo

Tickets are $5 adult/child pair – $2 for each additional child

Eventbrite - Mini & Me Playdate

Your ticket includes:

  • $5 Admission for one (1) adult and one (1) child – please fill out registration form completely, $2.00 for each additional child
  • Open Admission to Hippo Campus – during this event only
  • Refreshments will be provided courtesy of Advocate Condell Medical Center
  • Goodie Bags for the adults
  • Entry into our prize drawing
  • Toddlers/Preschooler activities with Music-in-the-Box, and Usborne Books & More
  • Opportunity to speak with Advocate Condell Medical Center therapists and lactation specialists to answer your questions and concerns about your family’s health.
  • Chair Massage (adults) from Center for Wellness
  • One photo from Mindy Garfinkle Photography
  • Explore learning with Da Vinci Waldorf School


  1. Each adult will require a ticket, one adult ticket per adult. Each child must have a corresponding adult ticket, EVERY PERSON IN YOUR PARTY MUST BE REGISTERED.
  2. Please complete your registration form in its entirety.
  3. All children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. All adults must be accompanying a child. Tickets that do not meet these guidelines will be cancelled.
  5. An email address is required for registration through Eventbrite. Email addresses will be shared with event sponsors.
  6. Little Lake County and our sponsors reserve the right to photograph and/or videotape program participants. Photos and videos are for Little Lake County’s use and may be used in stories, Facebook posts, on our website, in promotional material and on any of our social sharing networks. By registering for this event you are agreeing to this and giving permission for your likeness to be used. If you do not wish to be photographed please contact the organizer before registering for the event.
  7. Your kind cooperation helps to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all participants and allows us to continue offering these types of events to our readers.

Tickets are ONLY available through Little Lake County by registering through Eventbrite. Entrance is limited, tickets will be awarded first come, first served. Little Lake County reserves the right to cancel tickets for those who do not adhere to registration guidelines.


Disclosure: Advocate Condell Medical Center is the paid presenting sponsor of this event. Some of the business partners have paid for promotional considerations.





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1 Comment

  1. Another well-planned event by Little Lake County! We loved everything about it, from exploring the sensory rooms of Hippo Campus for the first time to getting information from your sponsors to winning great raffle prizes! Hope LLC will continue to have playdate events like this in the future 🙂

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