Drama class registration is now open for ages pre-school – adult at the Decatur Park District from June 12 – July 17! Register online at Decatur-parks.org. All sessions are held at the Poage Arts & Recreation Center, 2020 N. Oakland Ave. Click here for more information.
Stone Soup Shakespeare returns to Decatur for a performance at Overlook Adventure Park on Thursday, May 31 at 6:30 p.m. Bring your blanket or lawn chair and experience this classic Shakespeare comedy The Taming of the Shrew. Show is free and open to the public. Click here for more details!
Stone Soup Shakespeare Performance
Date: Thursday, May 31
Location: Overlook Adventure Park, 2501 E. Nelson Park Rd.
The Decatur Park District will host Cookin’ with the Chorale presented by WAND-17 on May 26 & 27. These free family fun concerts begin at 6 p.m. both days at Fairview Park Pavilion #1 and features over 70 talented vocalists, along with director Ted Hesse and accompanist Anita Gifford. Concessions and hot grills for cooking will be available at 5 p.m.
Cookin’ with the Chorale: “It’s a Grand Night for Singing!”
Dates: May 26 & 27
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Fairview Park Pavilion #1
The Decatur Park District Dance Studio celebrates 11 years of dance instruction with their students performing The World of Dance! on May 11 & 12. Show times are 7 p.m. on May 11 and 11 a.m. & 5 p.m. on May 12 at the Decatur Civic Center Theater. Performances will feature dance students aged 3 – adult and a special performance by the high school senior dancers. Tickets are $8 in advance before May 10 at the Decatur Park District Administrative Office (620 E. Riverside Ave.) or by calling 422-5911. Tickets are $10 at the door for reserved seating.
Decatur Park District Spring Dance Recital
Dates/Show Times: Friday, May 11 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 12 11 a.m. & 5 p.m.
Tickets: $8 in advance and $10 at the door for reserved seating
Be a kid again at the 2018 Rotten Easter Egg Hunt at Scovill Golf Course on April 6! This adults-only event begins at 6:30 p.m. Registration deadline is April 5, unless sold out. Held rain or shine. All proceeds benefit Decatur Park District youth arts and recreation programs. Click here for more information!
Youth aged 7 – 14 had a great time during the July Star Wars Camp. Activities included making a Star Wars-style light saber and learning light saber techniques. The group also wrote and filmed their own Star Wars mini-movie. Click below to watch!