FRANKFORT PARK DISTRICT – Upcoming Events include; Letters to Santa, Christmas Coloring Contest, Lunch with Santa, and Christmas Story Hour.


Starting November 26, Santa’s mailbox will be displayed at the Founders Community Center.  Santa will personally write to each and every child who writes him a letter, provided that all letters are received by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, December 12.  Santa can only send letters to children who include the following: child’s full name, address, city, zip code and of course, their wish list!  Parents, please complete checklist when sending the letter.  Checklists will be available at the main office or on the park district website. Please address letters to: Santa Claus, 25 Candy Cane Lane, North Pole (c/o Frankfort Park District, 140 Oak Street, Frankfort, IL 60423).  Due Date: December 12 by 5:00 pm

Sponsored by: BMO HARRIS



Enter the Frankfort Park District’s new Christmas Coloring Contest for a chance to win prizes.  Starting November 26, you can pick up or download a coloring sheet at the Founders Community Center or at www.frankfortparks.org.  Return your finished masterpiece back to the Park District with your name and phone number on the back and you will be entered into our contest.  All entries will be displayed at the Founders Community Center for everyone to enjoy.  Winners will be announced on December 18. 

Due Date: December 15 by 12:00 pm  Age Categories: 3 and under, 4 - 6 years, 7 - 9 years, 10 and up

Sponsored by: BMO HARRIS



Saturday, December 1, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, at Founders Community Center, celebrate the holidays by joining Santa and Frosty the Snowman for lunch.  Each child will have an opportunity to visit with Santa.  After your child has given Santa their “wish list”, enjoy some fun family entertainment.  Each child will receive a keepsake photo craft frame and goody bag.  Our lunch menu will include a slice of cheese pizza, cookie and a drink.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  All participants must pre-register.  NO TICKETS will be sold at the door.  Space is limited, please register early.  Deadline date: November 28.  Age: All  Fee: $8/NR $11 per person.



Tuesday, December 18, 6:00 - 7:00 pm at Founders Community Center dress in your pajamas and slippers and join the Frankfort Park District for an evening of holiday fun.  Santa’s elves are up to mischief and will sprinkle candy canes all over the Founders Community Center for a candy cane hunt.  After the hunt, join Santa’s elves for a reading of some holiday favorites.  While listening to the stories, enjoy a bedtime snack of cookies and milk.  Registration Deadline Date: December 14  Age: All  Fee: $5/NR $8 per person (children only)


For additional information on the events listed above, please visit www.frankfortparks.org or call the Park District office at 815.469.9400

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