Summer is Here–It’s Time for a Trip with Oak Park’s Park District!

Chicago, USA - May 22, 2016: Crowded popular section of River Walk in The Loop, downtown Chicago. Motor boats moored and people in outdoors restaurant besides the Chicago River on a sunny day.

Summer is the perfect time to plan exciting day trips. You don’t have to stray far from Oak Park Place Apartments to find enjoyable, intriguing venues. Oak Park’s Park District offers a variety of summer outings to liven up your lazy summer days. These trips include transportation, so you don’t have to worry about fighting traffic […]

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Explore the Attractions Along Chicago’s Lakefront Trail

Chicago skyline in the morning. Lakefront trail

There’s nothing better on a beautiful day than exploring Chicago’s Lakefront Trail. Spanning eighteen miles, it features water views on one side and dramatic city skylines on the other. The trail meanders through an array of neighborhoods including Hyde Park, giving both visitors and locals a lot to look at. Some of the best attractions found along […]

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Enjoy Wednesday Morning Bird Walks at the Peggy Notebaert Museum

A Black Capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) perched on a limb of a flowering crab apple tree.

Are you looking for something different to do? Then join Geoffrey Williamson of the Chicago Ornithological Society for educational and fascinating bird walks. Attendees meet every Wednesday at the Peggy Notebaert Museum, and Williamson will then lead everyone around North Pond, which is a popular bird watching destination. Afterward, everyone can gather inside the museum for […]

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