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Environmental Day

Saturday July 20, 2019 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Giant Goose Conservation Education (located 1 mile east of Atkinson, IL. on Route 6)
18277 E. 2350th St. Atkinson, IL

Come experience the beautiful natural features of the Giant Goose Conservation Club while enjoying a wonderful FREE outdoor educational experience that includes:

  • Fishing & Fishing Instructions: Bring your own fishing gear or use equipment & bait provided by Giant Goose (limited availability)
  • Trail Walks: Guided tour identi fying trees, plants, wildlife
  • Microscopes: Examine leaves, plants, bugs
  • Presentation: Illinois Environmental Speaker

All participants registered by July 17th will receive a Hot Dog & Chip lunch provided by the Geneseo Park District Foundation.  Please visit the Geneseo Community Center to register today!

Admission: FREE
Sponsored in part by: Geneseo Park District Foundation


Kayak & Canoeing Water Safety

Sunday May 19, 2019 | Noon - 3:00 pm

Location: Izaak Walton League (located north of Geneseo on Route 82)

The month of May is National Water Safety Month! Come learn more about water-related recreational activities as well as boat safety. There will be a 1-hour educational session on the dry land, followed by a 2-hour session on the water. Bring your own kayak or canoe. A limited number will be available on a first come first serve basis. This is a free event, pre-registration is preferred.

Admission: FREE
Sponsored in part by: Geneseo Park District Foundation
Equipment provided by: Geneseo Campground

Upcoming Events

July 01


The Geneseo Park District would like to invite you to a free light luncheon in the Dedrick Room to celebrate Independence Day. Plus stay and play cards following the luncheon. Space is limited to the first 50 guest to register. Please call or stop by the front desk of the Community Center to signup by Friday June 28th

July 12


Camp out under the stars at the Athletic Field
Gates open at 5:00pm at Athletic Field
FREE Admission thanks in part from the Geneseo Park District Foundation

Bring a tent, chairs & other outdoor camping supplies you may need and join the Geneseo Park District with this fun campout! Food and drinks for supper, games & music around a campfire will be provided. Plus join your friends for the Outdoor Summer Movie Series at dusk.

July 12

Outdoor Summer Movie Series

FRIDAY JULY 12, 2019
Bring a blanket or chairs to watch a family friendly movie outdoors on the big screen at the Athletic Field.
Sponsored in part by the Geneseo Park District Foundation
No make up rain dates are scheduled. In case of inclement weather the Summer Movie Series will be shown at the Geneseo Community Center.

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