Monster Bash
Families, Ages 6 Months & Up

This special event is perfect for the whole family who want to experience some Halloween fun.  Enjoy a buffet dinner, games, pumpkin decorating, and a Monster good time.  Each child will receive a goodie bag!  Wear your costume and be prepared to move to the music.  All participants must register for this event.  Limited seating, register early!

Location:  Howard Leisure Center

 Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR per
 412201-02  Fri  October 18  6:30-8:30 pm  $16/$19

IceLand Scary Skate

Kids & Families
Celebrate Halloween at Iceland with on ice games and prizes.  Gift bags to the first 50 children.  Costume judging contest with prizes!
Location:  IceLand, 8435 Ballard

 Day  Date  Time  Fee
 Sat  October 26  12:30-1:45 pm  $6 Per Person
 $4 Skate Rental


Halloween Parade & Party
Children Ages 1-12

Get your costume ready for the annual Halloween Parade and Party. Join us for a bewitching stroll from Oak Park (Main Street & Ottawa) to Grennan Heights.  Once at Grennan Heights there will be ghouly games, ghastly goodies, and spooky surprises! Please register early for this popular event.  Pre registration required.  Registration will not be accepted day of the event.  No refunds!

Location:  Parade at Oak Park, Halloween Party at Grennan Heights

 Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR
 412201-01  Sat  October 26  Parade- 9:30 am at Oak Park  
       Party- 10:00 am-Noon at Grennan Heights  $12/$14


IceLand Santa Skate
Kids & Families

Come out and skate with Santa and his elves to holiday songs.
Location:  IceLand

 Day  Date  Time  Fee
 Sun  December 8  2:30-4:00 pm  $6 Per Person
 $4 Skate Rental



Breakfast with Santa
Families, Ages 6 Months & Up

Join Santa for his annual breakfast buffet with Niles Park District.  Every year, Santa makes a stop at the Howard Leisure Center, to enjoy breakfast, visit, and take pictures with the children.  Register early, spaces fill up fast!  All adults and children in attendance must register for this event.  No refunds!

Location:  Howard Leisure Center Banquet Room

 Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR
 412201-03  Sat  Dec 7  8:30-9:30 am  $12/$14
 412201-04  Sat  Dec 7  10:00-11:00 am  $12/$14
 412201-05  Sat  Dec 7  11:30 am-12:30 pm  $12/$14

Holiday Gingerbread House
Ages 4 & Up
There is no better way to bring in the holiday season than to create your very own gingerbread house!  Candy cane lanes, gum drop roofs and frosting snow drifts will be a part of our creation in this fantastic holiday workshop.  Join us at Niles Park District for pizza dinner, hot cocoa, desserts, music and some decorating fun!  Fee is per couple, all participants must register.  Registration deadline is December 9.
Location:  Howard Leisure Center

 Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR
 412201-06  Wed  December 11  6:00-7:00 pm  $25/$30 couple
 $10 Addt'l

Santa Mailbox
Santa’s elves will install a special mailbox at the Howard Leisure Center after Thanksgiving.  Santa will write back to each child who drops off a letter.  Since Santa must have time to pack up his sleigh, he can answer only those letters received by Thursday, December 12, so get your letters in early.  Santa takes care of the postage – there is no charge for this special holiday service.  Don’t forget to include your return address!