Deerfield
26°F
 

Twitter Facebook Linkedin
Print Bookmark
Twitter
Winter Brochure


Right_Rail

Special-Events-Left

 

Events

VIEW: summary month week
 
 
 

December 2014 Events

December 2014
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
January 2015
S M T W T F S
01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 2015
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
Current Events:
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015 Ceramic Winter Break Workshop (09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Richard Cohen in his three-day winter break workshops. We will create decorative items while learning different techniques of glazing, decorating, and use of surface treatments.
 
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015 Winter Break Sports Camp (09:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
Event's details
December 22, 2014-January 02, 2015
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Sachs Recreation Center
455 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-572-2600

Boys and girls interested in some holiday break competitive sports, including soccer, kickball, whiffle ball and basketball will enjoy this camp with Deerfield Park District staff. Have lunch in the café at Sachs. Please bring a sack lunch. After lunch there will be open swim. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun will be stressed during this camp.
 
December 22, 2014 Winter Break Sports & Fun (09:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event's details
December 22, 2014
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

If your child needs some activity over break join Coach Lori and Nancy Healy for some sports and games at Jewett. We will also have time to make a key chain, share a snack and play with friends. Want to let your child bring a sack lunch and stay an extra hour to eat and play? Register for Section 02.
 
December 22, 2014 Cupcake Day (12:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
December 22, 2014
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Let your child find their inner baker during a school day off! Create delicious cupcakes with our teachers. Enjoy eating one and bring one home to your family! There will also be some time for a story and freeplay.
 
December 22, 2014 School Days Out - Shedd Aquarium (09:00 AM - 04:30 PM)
Event's details
December 22, 2014
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Travel with us to the Shedd Aquarium. We will explore the different aquatic life in the oceans, lakes, and rivers of the world. We will then watch an aquatic show of beluga whales, sea lions, and dolphins! Please bring a packed lunch and drink on this trip.
 
December 23, 2014 School Days Out - Sledding, Broomball & Hot Cocoa (10:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
December 23, 2014
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Pick out your favorite sled and join us at one of the local sledding hills. After we will return to Jewett for Hot Cocoa and a game of Broomball on the ice rink in Jewett Park. This trip is weather and snow dependent. There will be an alternative trip planned if there is not adequate snow. Please dress appropriately. Lunch will be provided on this trip.
 
December 26, 2014 School Days Out - Marriott Theater Wizard of Oz (11:15 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
December 26, 2014
11:15 AM - 03:00 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield ,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Lions and Tigers and Bears Oh My! Join us as we travel down the yellow brick road and visit the Marriott Theater for the showing of “Wizard of Oz.” Please eat lunch prior to this trip.
 
December 29, 2014 School Days Out - Rinkside Sports (10:30 AM - 03:15 PM)
Event's details
December 29, 2014
10:30 AM - 03:15 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Rinkside Sports in Gurnee offers a little bit of everything and a whole lot of fun! We’ll ice skate and play video games. You choose to play either laser tag or miniature golf. Plus, there’s pizza and soda for lunch!
 
Looking Forward:
December 30, 2014 School Days Out - Ring in the New Year at Jewett (10:00 AM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
December 30, 2014
10:00 AM - 02:30 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Celebrate your favorite holiday happening at Jewett! We will make a holiday snack, watch a holiday movie, and weather permitting, build snow forts and play in the park. Please bring a sack lunch, drink, and weather appropriate clothing.
 
January 02, 2015 School Days Out - Nickel City (11:00 AM - 03:30 PM)
Event's details
January 02, 2015
11:00 AM - 03:30 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Join the Deerfield Park District as we travel to Nickel City in Northbrook to play the hottest video and redemption games. Each child will receive $10.00 in nickels and there are also 30 games that are free to play! Pizza and soda will be provided for lunch.
 
January 05, 2015 School Days Out - Sidelined at Sachs (10:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
January 05, 2015
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Get ready for a fun filled day at the Sachs Recreation Center. We will play in the “Bulls Gym” and swim in the pool. We will provide Jimmy John’s Slims and a drink.
 
January 06, 2015 Men's Club - The Elusive Al Capone (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
January 06, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
January 09, 2015 Winter Preparedness (01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
January 09, 2015
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Join Officer Brian McCarthy from the Deerfield Fire Department and Indonic Metz from the American Red Cross for a special lecture and PowerPoint presentation on the topic of Winter Preparedness for you, your home and car. This afternoon lecture is FREE and will be held at the PTC on Friday, January 9th at 1:00 pm. All are invited.
 
January 13, 2015 Men's Club - Silent Screen Star Mary Pickford (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
January 13, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
January 13, 2015 Women's Club - Chinese New Year Luncheon (12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
Event's details
January 13, 2015
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Celebrate the “Year of the Sheep” as the PTC enters 2015 with a special Chinese New Year celebration of food and armchair travel. Enjoy a delicious buffet of Oriental cuisine prepared by Chef Jennifer Noone along with a special lecture by seasoned world traveler and photographer, Bill Helmuth. Bill lived in Hong Kong and he will regale us with his stories and images of China!
 
January 16, 2015 Chicago Showcase (02:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
January 16, 2015
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Join classical pianist Saori Chiba as she makes her return to the PTC in this new musical showcase as she pairs with Soprano, Alicia Berneche and Baritone, Matthan Black; two young, Chicago operatic performers! Along with this concert event, enjoy a light reception following the concert and the opportunity to meet Saori and the ensemble.
 
January 17, 2015 Throwing, Finishing & Glazing – Wheel Throwing 2-Day Workshops (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
January 17, 2015
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

On the first Saturday Workshop you will learn basic techniques of throwing and designing with lots of one-on-one attention. On the next Saturday, decorate your thrown piece with a variety of glazing finishes and techniques.
 
January 19, 2015 School Days Out - DuPage Children’s Museum (10:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
January 19, 2015
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Join us in exploring the DuPage Children’s Museum in Naperville. The museum offers a variety of hands-on science, math, and art exhibits. We will participate in one of their interactive Learning Labs. Please bring a lunch on this trip.
 
January 20, 2015 Men's Club - Senior Scams: From Fraud to Identity Theft (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
January 20, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
January 22, 2015 Patty Turner Center: A Night in the Islands - Polynesian Nights (05:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event's details
January 22, 2015
05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Enjoy this tropical evening getaway gala as the PTC presents its first-ever, “Night in the Islands” Polynesian Nights Party featuring the Polynesian Island Dance Review and the tropical island fare of Hel’s Kitchen Northbrook! It’s a terrifc night of Tikis and Tom-Toms!”
 
January 22, 2015 “Polynesian Nights!” A Tropical Island Dinner & Luau! (05:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event's details
January 22, 2015
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Enjoy a tropical getaway as the PTC presents its first-ever “Polynesian Nights” Island Luau featuring the Polynesian Island Dance Review and a sumptuous tropical island buffet prepared by Hel’s Kitchen of Northbrook! It’s a terrific night of Tikis, Tom-Toms and tropical tastes for all! No passport or sunscreen needed
 
January 23, 2015 Half Day Happenings (11:40 AM - 06:00 PM)
Event's details
January 23, 2015
11:40 AM - 06:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Don’t know what to do on a half day of school? Simple! Come to the Deerfield Park District for games and fun. A variety of games, activities, and fun projects will be offered. Deerfield Park District will provide transportation from the District 109 Elementary Schools.
 
January 24, 2015 Improv Boot Camp (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event's details
January 24, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Improv is a fun way of discovering yourself and realizing you are capable of making a difference. This workshop fosters collaboration among participants, promotes creative problem solving and provides tools for dealing with conflict. Our goal is to build and use the positive power of self-esteem to develop your confidence.
 
January 27, 2015 Men's Club - Travels Abroad: “Afghanistan” (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
January 27, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
January 30, 2015 A Visit to the Chicago Broadcast Museum! (10:30 AM - 04:30 PM)
Event's details
January 30, 2015
10:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Enjoy a wonderful warming brunch as prepared and served by your cheerful PTC staff and then board the bus on a very special trip back in time to the Chicago Museum of Broadcast Communications. This unique museum features historic artifacts, working studios, touch screen access to classic clips and America’s only National Radio Hall of Fame Gallery.
 
February 03, 2015 Men's Club - Historic Fort Sheridan (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
February 03, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
February 07, 2015 Mosaic Heart Platters Workshop (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
February 07, 2015
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Learn to create a ceramic platter. Students will then apply this knowledge to complete a heart platter with the design of their choice. This makes a great valentine gift. Parents must remain to help child complete project.
 
February 08, 2015 Daddy and Daughter Dance (05:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event's details
February 08, 2015
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Tropical Vacation! Bring your daughter for a one night vacation to a warm sunny environment. Wear your favorite tropical themed attire and enjoy and evening full of dinner, entertainment and some dancing. The girls will also treasure bringing home tropical trinkets.
 
February 10, 2015 Men's Club - Who Wrote the Number #1 Song of the Twentieth Century? Did you know it was Harold Arlen (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
February 10, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
February 10, 2015 Women's Club - Words of Love (12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
Event's details
February 10, 2015
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Join us as actress / writer Megan Wells presents a tour of literary love stories as written by authors Oscar Wilde, Shakespeare, Ray Bradbury and more. Embodied in Megan’s famous theatrical styles, enjoy these tales of romance that are sure to delight and warm your heart.
 
February 13, 2015 Deerfield Fireman’s “Five-Alarm Chili Bowl 2015" (12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
Event's details
February 13, 2015
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

Don’t miss this annual event as the PTC welcomes the return of Deerfield’s finest for a delicious chili bowl luncheon! Come and enjoy homemade chili and sweet cornbread as prepared by the Deerfield Fire Department!
 
February 14, 2015 Throwing, Finishing & Glazing – Wheel Throwing 2-Day Workshops (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
February 14, 2015
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

On the first Saturday Workshop you will learn basic techniques of throwing and designing with lots of one-on-one attention. On the next Saturday, decorate your thrown piece with a variety of glazing finishes and techniques.
 
February 16, 2015 School Days Out - Wilmot Mountain Snow Tubing (10:00 AM - 03:00 PM)
Event's details
February 16, 2015
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Pick up and Drop off at JPCC
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Grab your snow boots and winter coat as we head to Wilmot Mountain Snow Tubing hill. We will tube for 2-hours
 
February 17, 2015 Men's Club - Oscar Scores: Winners, Losers and Also-Rans (08:30 AM - 10:00 AM)
Event's details
February 17, 2015
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 100 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs. Coffee, pastries, and camaraderie begin at 8:30am. Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational.
 
Past Events:
December 19, 2014 Friday with Friends - Holiday Potpourri” With musical guests “Tall Order" (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event's details
December 19, 2014
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-940-4010

The PTC is excited to continue with its monthly community program where friends of the community and members of the center come together for an enjoyable afternoon program. All are welcome!
 
December 20, 2014 Ceramic Workshops - Soap Dish (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
Event's details
December 20, 2014
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield,IL
60015

847-945-0650

Join Richard Cohen in his one-day workshop. Create fun and exciting projects. Parents and children are welcome to take class together.
 
 
 

 
Deerfield Park District
836 Jewett Park Drive
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 945-0650
(847) 945-0699 (fax)
Privacy Policy| Contact Us| Terms of Use | Photo Permission
©2014 Deerfield Park District. All Rights Reserved.