Connect with Community This May


Connect with Community This May Around Rolling Meadows & Palatine Township

1Longer days are here, and the weather is warming up. May is a wonderful time to get out and enjoy community events around Cook County. Our townships and villages have a variety of ways to spend time with family and making neighborhood connections. Check out the upcoming events for the month of May and plan some quality time with family and friends around the area.

Bring the kids to the Rolling Meadows Community Center with Mom, Grandma or even a favorite Aunt for an early Mother’s Day treat. Kids and Mom will have a great time together on May 9th at the Mother’s Day Decorate Off- a free community event. Rolling Meadows Park District will supply tasty cupcakes and all the decorating trimmings to decorate them. A wonderful way for young ones to do something special just with Mom.

2Experience a new Palatine Park District Event with the first-ever Fling Swing Kick fundraiser to benefit the Palatine Park Foundation community programs. Being held May 19th, at Palatine Hills Golf Course, there will be fun for the whole family. Activities include a golf scramble, FootGolf and disc golf. With the tasty BBQ provided along with raffles and auctions, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

 Memorial Day weekend is a time to honor our fallen heroes and connect with family, friends and the community. Veteran residents of Rolling Meadows are invited to enjoy a special dinner just for them on May 25th. 3Spend an evening with other veterans, while enjoying a fine dinner, live entertainment and more. On May 26th, bring the whole family out to Rolling Meadows for the Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony. Starting at Meadow Drive & Kirchoff Road, the parade ends at the Veterans Memorial Monument, a wonderful way to honor our military heroes.

 The Rolling Meadows City Markets begin again on May 26th, with a new location, outside the Community Church. Check out local food trucks, hand-made arts and crafts, health & pet related products and live music. Even your four-legged friends are welcome to join this family-friendly community event.

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