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NEW! Resident Registration

9:00 am - 9:00 am
Online

We owe you a better way to register, and that’s EXACTLY what we plan to deliver...new dates...new times...new technology...new beginning. ... Browse 2024 Summer Camps and plan your perfect summer! […]

FEBRUARY Job Fair

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Recreation Center

Join our Team for Summer 2024! Discover exciting opportunities at our Summer Job Fair! Meet our team, explore various positions, find the perfect fit, and schedule your interview. WHEN: Saturday, […]

Spring+Summer Programs Posted

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Online

Spring+Summer Programs are hopping in!  Hop, skip and jump out of your winter hibernation! Plan a hare-raising spring and summer to keep you busy in the sunny months. 2024 spring+summer […]

Snowfolk Building Contest Ends

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Online

Watch for snow & enter the contest! Contest Runs: First snowfall through 2/29 Build a frosty friend at home & enter the contest! Take a photo of your creation and […]

Free

NEW! Non-Resident Registration

9:00 am - 9:00 am
Online

We owe you a better way to register, and that’s EXACTLY what we plan to deliver...new dates...new times...new technology...new beginning. ... Browse 2024 Summer Camps and plan your perfect summer! […]

MARCH Job Fair

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lakeview Center 800 Gillson Park Dr., Wilmette, IL

Join our Team for Summer 2024! Discover exciting opportunities at our Summer Job Fair! Meet our team, explore various positions, find the perfect fit, and schedule your interview. WHEN: Tuesday, […]

Resident Registration Opens

10:00 am - 10:00 am
Online

Spring+Summer Programs are hopping in!  Hop, skip and jump out of your winter hibernation! Plan a hare-raising spring and summer to keep you busy in the sunny months. 2024 spring+summer […]

PPP Town Hall

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Recreation Center

Project Parks and Play Town Hall Join us for a Town Hall meeting to find out what we’ve heard so far and next steps: Thursday, March 14 from 6-8 pm […]

Non-Resident Registration Opens

10:00 am - 10:00 am
Online

Spring+Summer Programs are hopping in!  Hop, skip and jump out of your winter hibernation! Plan a hare-raising spring and summer to keep you busy in the sunny months. 2024 spring+summer […]

Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Illinois

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Gillson Beach 890 Michigan Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091, United States, IL

2024 Polar Plunge at Gillson Beach March 24 at Noon Gillson Beach, Lake & Sheridan Ave., Wilmette Wilmette is hosting the 2024 Polar Plunge to support Special Olympics Illinois, at […]

WCT Ticket Sales

10:00 am - 10:00 am
Community Recreation Center

Ticket Sales begin March 29 for... Wilmette Children's Theater spring production: Mean Girls Jr. Performances: Fridays, April 12 & 19: 7 pm Saturdays, April 13 & 20: 2 pm Sundays, […]

$12

Bunny Brunch & Egg Hunts

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mallinckrodt Center 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette, IL

Bunny Brunch at Mallinckrodt March 30 - choose from two seatings: 9-10 am 11 am-Noon R-$22 / NR-$27 Don't miss out on the chance to have brunch with the Easter […]

$10 – $27

Spring Ice Show Ticket Sales Begin

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Online

2023 Spring Ice Show Wilmette Ice Tour: A Show in the Making Ticket sales begin April 8 at 10 am! Purchase Tickets here! Come one, come all to another exciting […]

$12

APRIL Job Fair

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Community Recreation Center

Join our Team for Summer 2024! Discover exciting opportunities at our Summer Job Fair! Meet our team, explore various positions, find the perfect fit, and schedule your interview. WHEN: Wednesday, […]

WCT Spring Production

7:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Community Recreation Center

Opening weekend for Mean Girls Jr. Performances: Fridays, April 12 & 19: 7 pm Saturdays, April 13 & 20: 2 pm Sundays, April 14 & 21: 2 pm Support the […]

$12

Public Input Meeting & Dog Social

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
West Park 3515 Lake Avenue, Wilmette, IL

West Park Dog Run Project Public Input Meeting Monday, April 15 5-6 pm at West Park, 3515 Lake Avenue, Wilmette Public Input Opportunity! Join us for a dog-friendly public meeting […]

Free

Earth Day at Keay

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Keay Nature Center Hibbard Rd. & Skokie Blvd., Wilmette, IL

Earth Day at Keay Saturday, April 20, 10 am-Noon At Keay Nature Center, northeast corner of Hibbard Rd. & Skokie Blvd. Free family event Celebrate Earth Day at Keay with […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Guided Bird Walk 4/28

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Guided Bird Walk at Gillson Beach April 28 from 8 to 10 am Gillson Beach - at the south end of Gillson Park Join GoGreen Wilmette for bird walks in […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Guided Bird Walk 5/5

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Guided Bird Walk at Gillson Beach May 5 from 8 to 10 am Gillson Beach - at the south end of Gillson Park Join GoGreen Wilmette for bird walks in […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Bird Habitat Workday 5/5

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Bird Habitat Workday at Gillson Park May 5 from 9 to 11 am Gillson Bird Habitat - along Michigan Avenue Join GoGreen Wilmette to work with and learn about native […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Gillson Tree Walk 5/5

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Gillson Tree Walk May 5 from 10 am-Noon Wallace Bowl in Gillson Park Join GGW and local Tree Keepers on a Tree Walk in Gillson Park.  Meet at the Wallace […]

Free

2024 Spring Ice Show

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Centennial Ice Rinks 2300 Old Glenview Road, Wilmette

2023 Spring Ice Show Wilmette Ice Tour: A Show in the Making Come one, come all to another exciting and inspiring Spring Ice Show with our talented skaters! Performances: May […]

$12

GoGreen Wilmette Guided Bird Walk 5/12

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Guided Bird Walk at Gillson Beach May 12 from 8 to 10 am Gillson Beach - at the south end of Gillson Park Join GoGreen Wilmette for bird walks in […]

Free

Mother’s Day Yoga Flow & Mimosas

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Lakeview Center 800 Gillson Park Dr., Wilmette, IL

Mother's Day Yoga Flow & Mimosas Sunday, May 12 9:30-10:30 am Location: Lakeview Center Age: 21 & up Price: $25 per attendee Register Here! Start your Mother's Day with an […]

$25

GoGreen Wilmette Mallinckrodt Park Workday 5/16

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Mallinckrodt Park 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette

Habitat Helpers of Mallinckrodt Park Workday May 16 from 9 to 11 am Mallinckrodt Park - 1960 Elmwood Ave. Together with GoGreen Wilmette you'll connect with the earth and get […]

Free

Touch A Truck

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Centennial Parking Lot 2300 Old Glenview Road, Wilmette

TOUCH A TRUCK FREE EVENT for all ages Saturday, May 18 10 am-Noon Touch A Truck puts kids in the driver's seat! Join the Wilmette Park District, Village of Wilmette […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Guided Bird Walk 5/19

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Guided Bird Walk at Gillson Beach May 19 from 8 to 10 am Gillson Beach - at the south end of Gillson Park Join GoGreen Wilmette for bird walks in […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Gillson Tree Walk 5/19

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Gillson Tree Walk May 19 from 10 am-Noon Wallace Bowl in Gillson Park Join GGW and local Tree Keepers on a Tree Walk in Gillson Park.  Meet at the Wallace […]

Free

2024 Dance Team Showcase

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Community Recreation Center

2024 Dance Team Showcase The Wilmette Dance Team is excited to perform their latest skills and choreography! Friday, May 31 at 7 pm FREE performance! Performance takes place at the […]

Free

2024 Spring Dance Recital

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Community Recreation Center

2024 Spring Dance Recital Come Fly with Me Support the Wilmette Center for the Arts dance students! Saturday & Sunday, June 1 & 2 Cast A at Noon Cast B […]

$12

GoGreen Wilmette Bird Habitat Workday 6/2

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Bird Habitat Workday at Gillson Park June 2 from 9-11 am Gillson Bird Habitat - along Michigan Avenue Join GoGreen Wilmette to work with and learn about native plants. Wear […]

Free

Ouilmette Foundation’s WOW Race

7:00 am - 7:00 am
Gillson Beach 890 Michigan Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091, United States, IL

Wilmette Open Water Swim Race A Ouilmette Foundation Fundraiser to preserve the Wallace Bowl June 15 at 7 am Gillson Beach Registration: $70 | Extra Towel: $30 A timed, fully […]

$70

GoGreen Wilmette Mallinckrodt Park Workday 6/20

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Mallinckrodt Park 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette

Habitat Helpers of Mallinckrodt Park Workday June 20 from 9 to 11 am Mallinckrodt Park - 1960 Elmwood Ave. Together with GoGreen Wilmette you'll connect with the earth and get […]

Free

Ouilmette Foundation’s Back the Bowl Bash

6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wallace Bowl 800 Gillson Park Dr., Wilmette, Illinois

Back the Bowl Bash A Ouilmette Foundation Fundraiser to preserve the Wallace Bowl June 22 from 6-10:30 pm Wallace Bowl in Gillson Park Tickets: $50 SIX local bands, ONE great […]

$50

2024 Yankee Doodle Dash 5K

8:00 am - 10:30 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Yankee Doodle Dash 5K Start the Independence Day Celebration with our annual tradition, and dash the streets of Wilmette in our dandy 5K! Registration Details: Registration Opens: May 2 (link […]

$35

Star Spangled Splash

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Centennial Park 2300 Old Glenview Rd., Wilmette, IL

Star Spangled Splash! Event Details:  Date: July 3 Time: 1-3 pm Location: Centennial Park Fee: FREE family activities in the park Public Swim: 2-6 pm, FREE for residents / daily fee applies for […]

Free

Fun & Fireworks

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Fun & Fireworks Event Details:  Date: July 3 Time: 5-10 pm Location: Gillson Park Fee: FREE Family Event Enjoy an evening packed with Independence Day Celebration at Gillson Park! We’ll have food vendors, […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Bird Habitat Workday 7/14

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Bird Habitat Workday at Gillson Park July 14 from 9-11 am Gillson Bird Habitat - along Michigan Avenue Join GoGreen Wilmette to work with and learn about native plants. Wear […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Mallinckrodt Park Workday 7/18

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Mallinckrodt Park 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette

Habitat Helpers of Mallinckrodt Park Workday July 18 from 9 to 11 am Mallinckrodt Park - 1960 Elmwood Ave. Together with GoGreen Wilmette you'll connect with the earth and get […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Bird Habitat Workday 8/4

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Bird Habitat Workday at Gillson Park August 4 from 9-11 am Gillson Bird Habitat - along Michigan Avenue Join GoGreen Wilmette to work with and learn about native plants. Wear […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Mallinckrodt Park Workday 8/22

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Mallinckrodt Park 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette

Habitat Helpers of Mallinckrodt Park Workday August 22 from 9 to 11 am Mallinckrodt Park - 1960 Elmwood Ave. Together with GoGreen Wilmette you'll connect with the earth and get […]

Free

Magic Show

5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Community Recreation Center

Magic Show With Gary Kantor Friday, August 23 at 5 pm and 6:45 pm Community Recreation Center, 3000 Glenview Rd. Tickets: $10 Enjoy an evening of magical fun! Magician Gary […]

$10

2024 Wilmette Block Party

12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Village Center Central Ave. and Wilmette Ave., Wilmette, IL

THE Wilmette Block Party is back for 2024! Saturday, September 7 Noon-10 pm Village Center Hosted by: Wilmette Park District, Village of Wilmette and Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce Check back […]

GoGreen Wilmette Bird Habitat Workday 9/8

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Gillson Park Lake Ave. & Michigan Ave., Wimette, IL

Bird Habitat Workday at Gillson Park September 8 from 9-11 am Gillson Bird Habitat - along Michigan Avenue Join GoGreen Wilmette to work with and learn about native plants. Wear […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Mallinckrodt Park Workday 9/19

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Mallinckrodt Park 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette

Habitat Helpers of Mallinckrodt Park Workday September 19 from 9 to 11 am Mallinckrodt Park - 1960 Elmwood Ave. Together with GoGreen Wilmette you'll connect with the earth and get […]

Free

GoGreen Wilmette Mallinckrodt Park Workday 10/17

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Mallinckrodt Park 1041A Ridge Rd., Wilmette

Habitat Helpers of Mallinckrodt Park Workday October 17 from 9 to 11 am Mallinckrodt Park - 1960 Elmwood Ave. Together with GoGreen Wilmette you'll connect with the earth and get […]

Free