At Home Recreation

All content is outlined on our Facebook page . You can also join us on Instagram and Twitter

Also be sure to check out our Virtual Programming Options

Join us for at home fun!!

Current Contests:

Guess Who - Smart Start Baby Photo Contest
Entry Deadline extended to May 17th - winner announced May 18th

Project Upcycle
Entry Deadline May 1st

Where in the Park is "Forest the Fox"?
Ongoing - posts: Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Raffle held at end of "Stay at Home" with all correct entries

Past Contests:

Share MOMents - Mother's Day Contest - Winners Jenni Lema and Megan Kurosaki
Guess How Many
- Winner "Leah Chandler"
Squishmallow Drawing Contest - Winner "Bridget Krigsholm"
Birthday Raffle - Winner "Xavier Kane"
Draw your favorite Park District Activity and include the Park logo - Winner "Yulia Bochko"

Ongoing Opportunities - Social Media Interaction & Challenges:

"Caption This!" Create a caption to our weekly photo post - Saturdays
Window Mosaics
Pizza Creations
Post Your Puzzle
Lego Masters Challenge
Indoor Fort Challenge
Terrific Tongue Twisters for Kids

Scheduled Posts and Email:

Bedtime Stories nightly at 7:30pm
Throwback Thursday weekly on Thursdays at 3:00pm
"Caption This" weekly on Saturdays at Noon
Constant Contact weekly on Mondays at 8:00am

Additional Posts:

Craft Ideas, Fitness, Informational, Educational and others posts can be found throughout our Facebook page feed.


Virtual Fitness Training

Virtual Fitness training company Wellbeats has once again offered Westchester Park District patrons free access through May 31. Use code b11b79c0


Nature & Wildlife - Resources (websites, virtual information, YouTube)

Brookfield Zoo YouTube Channel
San Diego Zoo Kids Page
Georgia Aquarium Webcams
National Geographic YouTube Channel
Stop Nature Deficiency Disorder - Getting Kids Outside


Adult & Senior - Resources (websites, YouTube)

Nightly Opera Stream
The Shows Must Go On YouTube Channel


Other Resource Links:

Gary Kantor - Magic Instructor
All Star Sports Instruction - Youth Sports
Hot Shots - Youth Sports
Wellbeats Fitness
Scotts Miracle-Gro - Gro More Good Outdoor Learning Activities
upparent - ideas for spending time with family
Choose Chicago - experience Chicago indoors
Wizarding World - Daniel Radcliff reads Harry Potter
Josh Gad - Voice of Olaf #athomewithOlaf short films

State of Illinois - Coronavirus COVID-19 Response