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Things to do from the comfort of home. Gurnee Park District is here for you!


Gurnee Park District is proud to provide a variety of things to do at home. From adults to kids, we're here for you. Keep yourself busy by staying strong with FitNation FREE classes, get creative or share your culinary skills. We're here for you! Hope you join in the FUN! Scroll down to learn more about our Virtual Art Showcase, Family Game Nights, Fort Building Contest and Fantastic Foods Cook Book!  

Make a Masterpiece - Spring is in the Air Art Showcase
Submit your artwork by May 8
LIVE Art Showcase is May 11

Enjoy art? Looking for a creative outlet? Submit to the Spring Is In The Air, Virtual Art Showcase.On May 11, all art submitted will be put together for a Facebook LIVE Art Show.All are welcome to submit.From adults to children, we're excited to share creative works of art from our community.We do ask that artists submit a piece that is themed for spring and falls into one of the following categories:

  • Coloring
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Graphic Arts

Click to submit your art work via dropbox. Additional information can be found in the Spring Is In The Air, Virtual Art Showcase Facebook Event. Click here to view.

Family Game Nights
April 29 - Kids Trivia Night
May 1 - BINGO

Login and get ready to play! Both game nights are 100% virtual, with families from the Gurnee community. The Zoom Room link will be shared a half hour before the start of each game. All ages are welcome!

Click to RSVP for Kids Trivia
Click to RSVP for BINGO

Build a Fort
Submit forts by May 2
Voting May 3 - May 6
Winner Announced May 7

Let your imagination run wild! Build an oasis just for you and win the title of Fort Builder Warrior! Submissions will be accepted until May 2.On May 3, voting will open on Facebook.The top three forts that receive the most amount of likes will earn the title of Fort Builder Warrior.Winners will be announced on May 7.

Click to view all requires and learn how to submit!

Get Cooking In Your Kitchen
Share your recipes with our Fantastic Food Cook Book!

We're putting together a community cook book and want you to be a part of the FUN! Submit your favorite recipes to Diane via email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Please make sure your recipes include:
- Recipe Name
- Your Name
- Ingredients with measurements
- Prep time
- Cook time
- Directions
- Photos of steps of the recipe and completed recipe


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Thursday, June 24 2021

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