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Unplug Illinois, Day of Play at The Grove

July 6 @ 9:00 am - 7:30 pm

Ditch your electronic devices and plug into outdoor fun and activities all day long at The Grove. Take a hike and explore The Grove’s trails on your own. Register in advance for one or all of the special programs below to celebrate Unplug Illinois Day! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Adults must register separately.

Individual activities are listed below. Click here to register for multiple activities at once.

Chalk the Walk

Decorate the sidewalks from the East parking lot all the way to the Interpretive Center with chalk art designs and messages that inspire joy and optimism. Ages 2+.
Activity #            Time
407021-A             9-11 am
FEE: $2

Let’s Go Fly a Kite

Assemble and decorate a spectacular kite, then learn how to capture the wind and let your kite soar, dance and dip across the sky. Ages 12+.
Activity #            Time
407025-A             1-2 pm

Family Lawn Games

Enjoy fresh air, physical activity, and bonding time with your family as you try your hand at life-size Snakes and Ladders, Buggy Tag, stepping stones and hula-hooping. Ages 4+.
Activity #            Time
407020-A             3:30-5 pm
FEE: $2

Tales and Trails

Take a guided evening trail hike, followed by stories, songs, and delicious s’mores by a campfire! The perfect way to end your unplugged day. Ages 4+
Activity #            Time
407022-A             6-7 pm
407022-B             6:30-7:30 pm
407022-C            7-8 pm
FEE (R/NR): $12/$15


July 6
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
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