July 20, 2012 1:48PM
Updated: August 23, 2012 10:31AM
Cardboard Boat Race
CREST HILL — Lockport Township Park District will host a Cardboard Boat Race, sponsored by BMO Harris Bank, for ages
6 and older at 10 a.m. on Aug. 4 at Chaney Pool, 410 Rose St.
Build your own boat out of cardboard and race others across the pool. Five different age groups will compete for prizes. Fee: $12/pre-registration per boat, $15/day of event.
For information, visit
www.lockportpark.org or call 815-838-3621, ext. 0.
LOCKPORT — Lockport Township Park District is seeking adult volunteers for the annual World War II event to be held Sept. 8 and 9 at Dellwood Park.
Volunteers will be assisting with admission, a passport program and other program events. A souvenir T-shirt, soft drinks, water and a chance to see the event is offered.
To sign up, call Barb at 815-838-1183, ext. 206.
Up, Up and Away
CREST HILL — The Lockport Township Park District will host Up, Up and Away 5-7 p.m. Aug. 12 at Brent Hassert Park on Renwick Road.
The free event includes an acrobatic act by Forms in Motion 5:45-6:45 p.m., a professional kite flying demonstration, weather permitting, and you can enjoy a chair swing or get adventurous on the zipline.
Concessions will be available for sale. For more information call 815-838-3621, ext. 0.
LOCKPORT — Lockport Township Park District will offer Internet Safety/Facebook Workshop for ages 40 and older 7-9 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Gladys Fox Museum, 231 E. Ninth St.
Session will cover social media like Facebook and discuss measures to help you and your family surf the web with less worry. Bring a laptop to class.
Fee is $25 resident and $35 non-resident. Visit www.lockportpark.org or call 815-838-3621, ext. 0.