Brunch Buddies
Jan
27
10:30 AM10:30

Brunch Buddies

Learn how to use your money wisely and how to add tip into your bill while having a nice brunch with your friends!  For this program we will be meeting at a restaurant during brunch hours to practice our money and social skills. MCSRA staff will help the participants use their funds to buy a meal and leave a tip, providing an enjoyable learning environment.

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Crafternoon
Feb
3
2:00 PM14:00

Crafternoon

Calling all crafters! Come spend a crafter-noon with us! Channel your creativity into project after project. Each month we will have different crafts! Bring your friends for a crafters paradise.

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Film Night
Feb
13
5:00 PM17:00

Film Night

Join us once a month for a family friendly movie night at Rialto Cinemas.  We will visit the theater on Tuesday nights each month.  The films chosen will fit with in the PG or PG13 rating scale. Each film provides a chance to get out in the community and interact with friends.  Program time will depend on show-times and will be announced the Friday before the event.

 

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Brunch Buddies
Feb
24
10:30 AM10:30

Brunch Buddies

Learn how to use your money wisely and how to add tip into your bill while having a nice brunch with your friends!  For this program we will be meeting at a restaurant during brunch hours to practice our money and social skills. MCSRA staff will help the participants use their funds to buy a meal and leave a tip, providing an enjoyable learning environment.

 

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Film Night
Jan
23
5:00 PM17:00

Film Night

Join us once a month for a family friendly movie night at Rialto Cinemas.  We will visit the theater on Tuesday nights each month.  The films chosen will fit with in the PG or PG13 rating scale. Each film provides a chance to get out in the community and interact with friends.  Program time will be determined by show-times the Friday before the event.

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Crafternoon
Jan
6
2:00 PM14:00

Crafternoon

Calling all crafters! Come spend a crafter-noon with us! Channel your creativity into project after project. Each month we will have different crafts! Bring your friends for a crafters paradise

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Holiday Lights Tour
Dec
20
7:00 PM19:00

Holiday Lights Tour

No matter what Holiday you celebrate lights are fun to look at. Last season we had several
 requests to just go light seeing. So that’s exactly what we plan to do.
 
December 20th- From: 7:00-8:30pm
Location :  Meet at Park District Office

*FREE to all participants. This program is weather/temperature permitting. Those who are not dressed for the cold will not be able to participate.
Participation is first come first served and limited to the number of seats we have in our vehicle which is 13.

 

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Shop 'Til You Drop
Dec
1
10:00 AM10:00

Shop 'Til You Drop

Last minute Holiday gifts to buy? Join us for a shopping trip to Quincy. Bring money for  your goodies and for lunch, Don’t want to buy lunch? You are more than welcome to bring a sack lunch for the van.

 

Last minute Holiday gifts to buy? Join us for a shopping trip to Quincy. Bring money for  your goodies and for lunch, Don’t want to buy lunch? You are more than welcome to bring a sack lunch for the van.

 

 

 

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Let It Snow
Nov
29
5:30 PM17:30

Let It Snow

Now that the turkey has been carved it is time for winter décor. Come make snow inspired decorations to kick of off the winter!

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

 

 

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Crafternoon
Nov
18
2:00 PM14:00

Crafternoon

Calling all crafters! Come spend a crafter-noon with us! Channel your creativity into project after project.  We will be scrapbooking as well as making frames, shaving cream art and more. Bring your friends for a crafters paradise.

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

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Film Night
Nov
14
1:00 PM13:00

Film Night

Join us once a month for a family friendly movie night at Rialto Cinemas.  We will visit the theater on Tuesday nights each month.  The films chosen will fit with in the PG or PG13 rating scale. Each film provides a chance to get out in the community and interact with friends.

Call 309-833-4562 to register

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November Cooking Class
Nov
9
5:30 PM17:30

November Cooking Class

Mini Thanksgiving: Learn how to dish up some Thanksgiving favorites with WIU students at Knoblauch Hall.

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

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Nov
2
5:30 PM17:30

Guys Night Out

It is time Guys to have a good time all to yourselves. This lady free night starts with dinner and ends at the bowling alley.

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

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Free Movie Night
Oct
30
5:00 PM17:00

Free Movie Night

Whodoesn’t love a free movie! Come down to the Park District Office and  enjoy a night in watching a Halloween favorite and eating spooky good snacks. The boardroom will be turned into a mini movie theater for the night, so you don’t want to miss this!

Call 309-833-4562 To register

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Connecks
Oct
28
to Oct 29

Connecks

UPDATE : Due to unforeseen circumstances Connecks will no longer have an event on 10/28/2017

Come join us for a free Connecks event we will be doing activites with the athletes then going to the WIU home football game. To register call 309-833-4562

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Monster Mash
Oct
27
5:00 PM17:00

Monster Mash

You’re all invited to our Halloween Monster Mash! Enjoy a night at out dancing and playing games away with your friends. The best Halloween party in town is ready for you! Make sure you dress up in your best costume because there will be a contest!

To sign up call 309-833-4562

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S'mores Night
Sep
25
5:30 PM17:30

S'mores Night

 

With the weather getting colder and the nights longer come out to Lakeview Nature Center and have a S’more! Sit around a small camp fire and relax with your fellow MCSRA people before it gets to cold out.

 

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

 

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WIU Cooking - National Donut Day -DATE CHANGE TO 9/21/2017
Sep
21
5:30 PM17:30

WIU Cooking - National Donut Day -DATE CHANGE TO 9/21/2017

 

Each month Dietetics Professor, Emily Shupe, opens up her kitchens in Knoblauch hall on WIU’s Campus so that the MCSRA participants can learn to make themed dishes. The recipes are designed to be easily duplicated at home. Each participant will make one of the selected recipes allowing each person to try each of the recipes at the end of the class. All left overs are sent home with the cook!

 

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $11 for Non-Residents with transportation. Per Session.

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Wreath Making
Sep
19
5:30 PM17:30

Wreath Making

 

Get in the spirit of the holidays by making a wreath, pick from Halloween, Thanksgiving or Christmas themed decorations (or design your own)  and be prepared to have a beautiful door decoration before you leave the park.

 

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

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Tanners Orchard - DATE CHANGE TO SEPTEMBER 16TH
Sep
16
10:00 AM10:00

Tanners Orchard - DATE CHANGE TO SEPTEMBER 16TH

Enjoy a nice trip to Tanners Apple Orchard with the MCSRA. Take a walk through the grove and pick your favorite apples out, It’ll be a relaxing and fun way to kick off the Fall season.

Depart from Macomb Park District at 10:00 A.M.

Program Fee: $12 for Macomb Residents, $14 for Non-Residents, $14 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $16 for Non- Residents with transportation.

* Date change from September 2nd to September 16th

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Film
Sep
5
4:00 PM16:00

Film

Join us once a month for a family friendly movie night at Rialto Cinemas.  We will visit the theater on Tuesday nights each month.  The films chosen will fit with in the PG or PG13 rating scale. Each film provides a chance to get out in the community and interact with friends.

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation. Per session

The September movie and time will be announced a week before the movie

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WIU Cooking Class
Aug
31
5:30 PM17:30

WIU Cooking Class

Each month Dietetics Professor, Emily Shupe, opens up her kitchens in Knoblauch hall on WIU’s Campus so that the MCSRA participants can learn to make themed dishes. The recipes are designed to be easily duplicated at home. Each participant will make one of the selected recipes allowing each person to try each of the recipes at the end of the class. All left overs are sent home with the cook!

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $11 for Non-Residents with transportation.

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August Crafternoon
Aug
12
2:00 PM14:00

August Crafternoon

Calling all crafters! Come spend a crafter-noon with us! Channel your creativity into project after project! This months theme is Science!

 

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

 

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Fishing/ Bird Watching
Aug
9
2:00 PM14:00

Fishing/ Bird Watching

Are you in the mood to get a little dirty? Come join us at the park for a day of fishing! Dig up your own bait and see how big of a fish you can catch! Learn about new fish and maybe do some bird watching too!

Are you good at drawing? See how good you can draw the fish you catch and the birds you see!

Program Fee: $7 for Macomb Residents, $9 for Non-Residents, $9 for Macomb Residents with transportation, $ 11 for Non- Residents with transportation.

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