Family festival celebrates Week of the Young Child

Family festival celebrates Week of the Young Child

District 214 Community Education will kick off its celebration of the Week of the Young Child with a family festival on Thursday, April 4, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Forest View Educational Center, 2121 South Goebbert Road in Arlington Heights. Families can enter the center at Door 34.

The free festival is geared toward families with children aged five and younger. The event will offer activities and games, plus information about community resources. Musical entertainment will be provided by bilingual artists Mi Amigo Hamlet and Alina Celeste, and is being made possible by a grant to STAR NET Region II by the TJ Maxx Foundation.

The festival is sponsored by the Early Childhood Block Grant programs serving Palatine and Wheeling Townships, and by District 214 Community Education.