An old-fashioned family
picnic in a beautiful park on a summer day provides the perfect venue to
showcase to legislators all that park and recreation agencies offer to
communities throughout Illinois.
In addition to spending
time with your legislator in this unique setting, here are four other reasons
you should mark your calendar to attend this old fashioned picnic.
- FUN. The day will be filled with friendly team games and other
fun recreational activities for the entire family.
- FAMILY. This will be a family friendly event for both you and your
- FOOD. It wouldn't be a picnic without hamburgers, hot dogs,
roasted corn, chips and other refreshments.
- FREE. Because of the Joint Legislative Committee's hard work in
obtaining volunteers, donations and other sponsorships, this event will be
Call your legislator
today and ask them to join you for a fun-filled, old-fashioned family picnic.
Schedule of Events
10:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 10:45 Welcoming
Remarks & Description of Activities
10:45 - 12:15 Old
Fashioned Picnic Team Games
12:15 - 12:30 Awards
12:30 - 2:00 Lunch
All Day - Bounce Houses,
Playground Activities, Fitness Trail, Horseshoes, Bocce Ball and more!
Earn bragging rights for
your agency by putting together your team of commissioners, legislators
and professionals (kids included) for potato sack races, disc golf, bean bag
tosses and much more. Build team spirit by having team members wear an agency
t-shirt or ball cap.