Community Play Day

On Saturday, September 10, a variety of trucks, businesses and residents gathered for Community Play Day and Touch-A-Truck. The morning activities held strong even though some rain came through. We had a great time learning about ways we can play in the community as well as climbing in and on trucks!

Thank you to the Village of Lombard, Lombard Police Department, Lombard Fire Department, York Township Highway Department, Zipprich Contractors, and West & Sons for bringing out your trucks!

Thank you to the following vendors for coming out to Community Play Day: Lombard Veterinary Hospital, Helen Plum Library, Chick-Fil-A Lombard, Illinois Organ & Tissue Donor, Vitamin Shoppe, West Suburban Wellness, Fit4Mom, Dick Pond Athletics, Brain & Body, Jewel Osco, Lombard Service League, Mary Kay, Happy Family Organics, Avon/Tastefully Simple, Melaleuca, and Waddell & Reed.

11th Annual Mutt Strut

Mutt Strut

The Lombard Park District had its 11th annual 5k Mutt Strut during Lilac Time. There were 436 participants, some running with their dogs! Following the race, all participants and their dogs got to enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast. A big thanks to our sponsor, the Lombard Veterinary Hospital and everyone who participated for making this another successful event!

Here are the top 3 finishers with and without dogs:

Runners without dogs:

  1. Kenneth Borre
  2. Celi Dietzen
  3. Steve Brown

Runners with dogs:

  1. Mark Wise
  2. Guy Plahetka
  3. Justin Ahlgrim

 

Click here for race results!

Lombard Park District shares Lunch with the Bunny

Mr. Bunny will be very hungry after the Egg Hunt so he is throwing a luncheon on Saturday, March 28! Join the Lombard Park District for Lunch with the Bunny at approximately 11:45 am (30 minutes after the last egg hunt) at Lombard Community Building, 433 E. St. Charles Road, Lombard. Families must register for this event for a fee of $12 per resident and $17 per nonresident. Each child will have the opportunity to have their picture taken with the bunny and will receive a complimentary photo. Enjoy a spring themed lunch with s’mores, “carrot juice,” sandwiches, pizza, fruit and more!

Click here to register online.

Annual Egg Hunt sponsored by Lombard Lions Club

lionlogo_2cThe Lombard Park District is hopping into spring with the annual Egg Hunt sponsored by the Lombard Lions Club on Saturday, March 28. The hunt will be held at Lombard Common east of Paradise Bay Water Park, 433 E. St. Charles Road, Lombard. Children should bring a basket for the collection of candy-filled eggs and trinkets. Children up to age 4 will begin promptly at 10:30 am and children ages 5-10 will begin promptly at 11:00 am. Bring your camera because Mr. Bunny won’t miss this event!

Register for this free event online.

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