Celebrate with Us…

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The Kendall County Forest Preserve District offers birthday party programs for children at multiple locations. Each party features activities, games, crafts, and use of indoor space for your celebration.

Parties include Environmental Educator led activities, a craft, outdoor activities if hosted at the forest preserves, or indoor nature center activities at the Kendall County Historic Courthouse. Space is also provided for gift opening, cake, and parent led activities. Click here to read more.

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Equestrian Themed Birthday Events

Celebrate with Ellis House and Equestrian Center

Equestrian-themed birthday parties take place at Ellis House and Equestrian Center in Minooka, Illinois. Click here for equestrian-themed birthday party program options.

Birthday parties include 2 hours of crafts, games, and equestrian activities followed by a 1 hour party in the equestrian classroom for cake and presents. Parties accommodate 5 - 25 children. One adult chaperone must attend for each 5 children. Minimum $170.00 (In Kendall County), $180.00 (Out of Kendall County) for up to 10 children - $17 - $18 per child thereafter with a maximum of 25 children.

If you have questions, or would like to register for an equestrian-themed birthday party program, send an email to Amy Martin at amartin@co.kendall.il.us, or call 331-302-9024.


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Nature Themed Birthday Events

Nature-themed birthday parties take place at Hoover Forest Preserve, the Historic Courthouse and Laws of Nature Interpretive Center, and Harris Forest Preserve in Yorkville, Illinois. Click here for nature-themed birthday party program options.

If you have questions, or would like to register for a nature-themed birthday event, send an email to Emily Dombrowski at edombrowski@co.kendall.il.us or call 630-553-2292.

If you have questions about a nature camp contact Emily at 630-553-2292 or email edombrowski@co.kendall.il.us. If you have questions about an equestrian camp contact Amy at 331-302-9024 or email amartin@co.kendall.il.us