Just like an 1848 gold prospector, we all need to find a little piece of treasure every now and then. Look no further, Patch has turned over every stone, panned every river and scoured every event calendar to find little nuggets of fun that make an awesome weekend.
This weekend we found the "mother lode" of activties for kids, families, and pets.
July 23, 11am–1pm |
Let your kids learn about such as alligators and snakes at the Marquette Bank.
July 23, 6pm–8pm |
Join the celebration of all eight Harry Potter movies. Experience the excitements of a movie set from auditions to special effects. Feel free to dress as your favorite character. This event is recommended for grades 3 - 8. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required.
July 21, 6:30pm–7:30pm |
See what "magic" scientists performed in "ye old days" such as water that defies gravity. Learn a trick or two to impress your friends. This event is recommended for children ages 7 and up. Registration is required.
July 22, 7:30pm–10:30pm |
Watch improv troupes Kidz on the Bridge and Graffiti on the Fourth Wall perform. Later, get an opportunity to perform when audience members are invited to tell jokes, do a monologue or improv. Tickets are $5 in advance and may be purchased at the .
Fridays at 7:30am & 9am |
Get closer to nature and build your core strength with Yoga on the Green at Silver Lake Country Club. Bring a yoga mat, towel, and bottle of water. Each class is $10. RVSP is requested (email firstname.lastname@example.org), but not required. In questionable weather, yoga will be moved indoors.
July 24, 10am–3pm | I’ll Be Doggone
Get your furry friend washed and support Crossroads Shih Tzu Rescue at the same time! The wash, hosted by I'll Be Doggone, costs $15 ($10 of which goes to Crossroads). To participate, call I'll Be Doggone at (708) 479-7730 and schedule a dog wash.