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2016 WPAC Dates

2016 General Advisory Council Meetings: 7pm start at Welles Park Field House March 14 (Officer Elections) May 9 July 11 September 12 (Circus Planning) November 14 Tuesdays at the Gazebo:  June through August 2016 – lineups and dates TBD Midnight Circus in … Continue reading

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Midnight Circus in the Parks is BACK!

Welles is  thrilled to be the final park on the tour of the Midnight Circus this year, with five shows! Come see the Circus on Friday October 16 at 7pm, Saturday October 17 2pm & 5pm, and Sunday October 18 at … Continue reading

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Tuesdays at the Gazebo 2015

Here is our wonderful lineup for Tuesday evenings at the Gazebo in Welles Park this summer. We couldn’t do it without our major sponsors Welles Park Parents Association, and special concert sponsors Senator Heather Steans, The Gene and Rosemary Schulter … Continue reading

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Welles Park Greening Committee Meeting

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Welcome, Spring – Save the Dates and Join Us!

Lots of activities coming this spring and summer to our Park. We’d love to see you there, so please save the dates! Saturday, May 23,  Welles Park welcomes for the first time the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild’s Welles Park Craft … Continue reading

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The Circus is Coming!

We’re very proud to be the founding park for Midnight Circus’s amazing Circus in the Parks Tour – a wonderful program that brings together the magic of the circus arts and dedication and support of our public parks all across … Continue reading

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Summer has begun – Join us at the Gazebo for Music every Tuesday!

Here is our wonderful 2014 Welles Park Summer Concert series lineup – Tuesdays at the Gazebo! All shows are family friendly and begin at 6:30pm. You may also pick up a schedule at the park. See you at the shows! … Continue reading

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End of Winter Warm-Up Fundraiser for Welles Park: March 29 at 7:00pm

Join the Welles Park Advisory Council for an End of Winter Warm-Up Fundraiser! It will be on March 29 from 7:00–9:00 p.m. at the Grafton Pub located at 4530 N. Lincoln Tickets are $50 and all proceeds go to the … Continue reading

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THANK YOU!

Welles Park’s wonderful Midnight Circus in the Parks weekend was a rousing, fun, and fund-raising success, thanks to all of the wonderful volunteers, The Midnight Circus, the Welles Park staff and Supervisor Becky Kliber, and our fantastic community. Thank you … Continue reading

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Midnight Circus in the Parks Tickets on Sale NOW!

We’re so proud to be the founding park for Midnight Circus’s amazing Circus in the Parks Tour – this year, expanding into new communities to share the magic of the circus with dedication and support of our public parks. While … Continue reading

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