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Scavenger Hunt – Park District Event

Saturday, May 19, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 

LOCATION: Begins in Field House
RAIN DATE: Saturday, June 2

FEE: $50 – Park District Fee
REGISTER https://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/events/scavenger-hunt-wicker 

This is a neighborhood scavenger hunt (similar to I Spy) which will start at the Wicker Park Field House (1425 N. Damen). Teams are given site location photos in the area - to find and take team selfie pictures as proof of discovery.

Each team is comprised of no more than 5 members. The cost of $50.00 is per team, registration will be under Team Captain's name. One registration will permit up to 5 players to participate as a team. Tasteful team costumes are encouraged.

Maps, clues and additional resources will only be available the day of the event, May 19, 2018.

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It’s Your Park Day – Parks Foundation Event

IT’S YOUR PARK DAY – Parks Foundation Event
June 16th, 2018
9am - 2pm

No Admission Charge 

LOCATION: Meet at Fountain – A Day in the Garden

Registration Required - SignUP

The Chicago Parks Foundation's annual citywide volunteer day, celebrating Chicago's beautiful green spaces and the communities who support them. Join your local park for a day of clean-up, park improvement projects, and fun!

At Wicker Park, volunteers will work in the 10,000 sq. ft. of ornamental gardens in the park and learn about the designs and the plants that they work with that day. Come and Enjoy!

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Meditation in the Park

2nd & 4th Wednesdays, June 13, June 27, July 11, July 25, August 8, August 22, 2018

No Admission Charge 

LOCATION: Field near Schiller

Wicker Park Advisory Council and Zen Yoga Garage in partnership with the Chicago Park District will present a large group, guided meditation outside in the beautiful Wicker Park.

Bring something soft to sit on or find a spot on the grass and settle in as a meditation teacher lulls you into deep relaxation and stress release.

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1099 String Quartet

Sundays, June 10, June 24, July 8, July 22, August 12, August 26, September 9, 2018
11am – 12:30pm

No Admission Charge 

LOCATION: Damen/Schiller Entrance

What is Being Performed? - Check Updates on WPAC FACEBook

SIGN UP for the 10am Historic Park & Garden Tour

The Wicker Park Advisory Council & Garden Club in partnership with the Chicago Park District will present The 1099 String Quartet, a cutting edge professional string quartet led by Ryan Loeckel.

The quartet will present thematic programs and perform outside in the park on 2nd & 4th Sundays of June, July, and August. To enhance the performances' thematic contents, additional instruments will be added to the quartet for some of the performances.

Come at 10am and take a tour of the Park and Gardens before the performance.

Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy or pick up some food at the Farmers Market.