Wheeling Park District was selected to receive funding to continue it’s Unplug at the Park program and was one of only 25 Meet Me at the Park grant recipients nationwide in 2019.
Meet Me at the Park is a collaboration between the National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Company aimed at improving access to outdoor play, including trails, play spaces, and mobile play. Wheeling funds will be used to enhance mobile play by bringing a mobile trailer to parks and locations throughout Wheeling where staff will take registration, play music, and transport flexible play equipment.
These close-to-home events will offer FREE activities and entertainment and are all about engaging with family, friends, and neighbors in beautiful outdoor surroundings. Get to know the benefits of parks and recreation in your neighborhood park! All dates include arts and crafts, family fames and free activities.
September 22: Childerley Park
Chicago Loves Dance will hold a mini yoga class for kids and adults as well as tumbling. Learn some new dance moves from our dance instructors.
October 13: Horizon Park
Park District Athletics staff will run basketball mini-clinics and pick-up games. Kids two to six years of age are invited to join in on soccer pick-up games.