Parks and Public Services Day in Buffalo Grove set for May 20

The Village of Buffalo Grove and Buffalo Grove Park District are teaming up to host Parks and Public Services Day on Saturday, May 20, at Mike Rylko Community Park.

The family-friendly event celebrates Kids to Park Day and kicks off National Public Works Week 2023.

Running from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the park's parking lot, 951 McHenry Road, it will feature live demonstrations and activities, including a Touch-a-Truck, a snowplow demonstration, water main, hydrant and vehicle demonstrations, and a parks vs. public Works chain-saw competition.

Free custard from Culver's will be available, and there will be an opportunity to win several prizes.

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