At Home Recreation

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Current News:

Check out our social media for current contests, trivia, games, ideas and more! Facebook, Instagram & Twitter

Social Media:

Join us on Social Media #wpdmoments. Share your favorite park related pictures and don't forget to tag us @wpdparks with the hashtag #wpdmoments for your chance to be featured in future marketing material.

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"
June Birthday Raffle - Winner "Kara Hamel"
Fathers Day Photo Contest - Winner "Marlo Rohde, Myra AO, Mary Ellen Bakas Newhouse, Kate Olivia"
Westchester Park District Logo Challenge - Winner "Sarah and Audrey Gudmundson"
CLUE - Parks & Maintenance Edition - Participating Families - "Flynn, Robia, Feldbauer"
Where in the Park is Forest the Fox - Winner the "Feldbauer Family"
Cupcake Contest - Winner "Mary Flynn"
Instagram Park Trivia - Kelly Jenks

Ongoing Opportunities - Social Media Interaction & Challenges:

Window Mosaics
Pizza Creations
Post Your Puzzle
Lego Masters Challenge
Indoor Fort Challenge
Terrific Tongue Twisters for Kids
Birthday Celebrations
Birthday Shoutouts
Student Spotlight Class of 2020 & so much more! Like and Follow us on Facebook!

Scheduled Posts and Email:

Throwback Thursday weekly
Birthday Shoutoutsdaily
Constant Contact Emails weekly
Pet of the Week weekly

Additional Posts:

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


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

Brookfield Zoo YouTube Channel
San Diego Zoo Kids Page
San Diego Zoo Live Webcams
Georgia Aquarium Webcams
National Geographic YouTube Channel
Stop Nature Deficiency Disorder - Getting Kids Outside
Smithsonian's National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute

Animals of the Florida Everglades (*link courtesy of Stephanie Mendelson)


Adult & Senior - Resources (websites, YouTube)

Nightly Opera Stream
The Shows Must Go On YouTube Channel

50 Activities for Seniors

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
Kidlist - Activities for Kids
Wizarding World - Daniel Radcliff reads Harry Potter
Josh Gad - Voice of Olaf #athomewithOlaf short films
Sesame Street: Pentatonix Count to 5

Illinois Department of Public Health
State of Illinois - Coronavirus COVID-19 Response