Saturday, July 1, 2017
Join participants from SRA’s all over Illinois as we gather for a day of Warrior Games. The Department of the Navy, in partnership with the City of Chicago, will host the annual Department of Defense Warrior Games from June 30 – July 8, 2017. The Warrior Games will EMPOWER, EDUCATE, and ENCOURAGE everyone it touches. More info on the Warrior Games can be found at www.dodwarriorgames.com.
This program is designed to assist with social skills, use of community resources, leisure education, an increase in recreation skills, and social/peer interactions.
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM: Depart for Games from DeKalb Park District
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM: Warrior Games at McCormick Place
6:30 PM – 7:15 PM: Dinner (either brought from home or purchased at vendor)
7:30 PM – 9:00 PM: Opening Ceremony at Soldier Field
9:15 PM – Depart from Chicago
11:00 PM – Approximate arrival back at DeKalb Park District
Participants will meet KSRA staff at the Hopkins Park Shelter, DeKalb Park District, 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL, for departure and pick up. Games take place at McCormick Place – Lakeside Center in Chicago, IL. The Opening Ceremony will be held at Soldier Field in Chicago, IL.
Res $45/ Non Res $58
Min. 4 / Max. 8 (No 1:1 staff available – staff ratio of 1:3)