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Outdoor Adventures

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

 

Youth Fishing Rodeo & Outdoor Adventure

Coming Soon 2019 Summer Guide | 8:30 - 11:00 am

Location: Izaak Walton League (located north of Geneseo on Route 82)
Ages: 2 - 16 yrs
Children will be separated into the following age groups... 2 - 5 yrs old, 6 - 9 yrs old, 10 - 12 yrs old, 13 - 16 yrs old

Join the Geneseo Park District & Izaak Walton League for a fun, FREE outdoor event!
Poles and Bait are provided for those who need them. The youth fishing Rodeo will be Bank Fishing only (IL fishing regulations apply)
Plus participants can learn about Archery and BB Gun safety at the shooting range.

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

Environmental Day

Coming soon Summer 2019 Guide | 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 | www.iwla.org

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

 

All participants registered by July 19th 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

Upcoming Events

February 22

Parent-Led Playgroup

8:30 am - Noon on Wednesdays & Fridays January 9 - May 24, 2019* FREE Members / General Admission Non-Members *No registration required. No play group held March 27 & 29, 2019

February 23

Rollerskating at The Center

5:30 - 6:45 pm | AGES: 3rd Grade & under
7:00 - 9:00 pm | AGES: All Ages
SKATE RENTAL: $3.00
March 16th Rollerskating is FREE. Learn more about the FREE St. Patrick's Day Skate

February 24

GYM CLOSED

Gym is CLOSED 5:00 - 8:00 pm Sundays January 20 - March 31, 2019 (excludes February 3rd) for Men's Basketball League. Racquetball Courts & Walking Track will remain open.

All Upcoming Events