The GLMV Chamber hosts its "Extreme Block Party" 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Libertyville Sports Complex. The event will feature hundreds of local vendors, live entertainment, raffles for prizes, food samples a live reptile show and more.
Libertyville Sports Complex
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The Relay for Life of GLMV Youths on April 13 had one less participant because he couldn't come up with $100.
A Libertyville High School student said he wasn't allowed to walk in a recent Relay for Life event for Green Oaks, Libertyville, Mundelein and Vernon Hills youths because he hadn't raised the $100 minimum fund-raising requirement, according to the Lake County News-Sun. Anthony Zotto, 18, told the News-Sun that he tried to participate in the April 13 relay at the Libertyville Sports Complex with his own donation of $25 but had to leave the event when he couldn't come up with the whole $100. The American Cancer Society, which sponsors Relay for Life, said that to be fair and consistent to the other students, organizers cannot deviate from the per-participant fund-raising goal, according to the article. The April 13 Relay for Life of GLMV …
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Former Blackhawks goalie Tony Esposito will attend the April 9 Blackhawks Roadwatch Party at the Libertyville Sports Complex.
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Are you a bargain hunter looking for gently-used children's clothing, furniture, equipment, toys and more? Visit the 'Lots for Tots' consignment sale at the Libertyville Sports Complex.
The "Lots for Tots" children's consignment sale happening Friday through Sunday at the Libertyville Sports Complex at 1950 N. Route 45 has just about everything for parents and infants to teens from brand name clothing and strollers to computer games and beds. And the best part is the items—gently used and some new—are typically 50-90 percent lower than retail prices. Organizers expect to have more than 40,000 items, their biggest event ever, according to Facebook. Sale hours Items include: Maternity clothes; brand name/boutique clothing; shoes; pack-n-plays; playpens; swings; strollers; jumperoo’s; bouncers; seats, indoor and outdoor toys; highchairs; sports equipment; computer games; books; games; DVDs; video games; baby/kids furniture …
Friday, March 15, 2013
Chamber business members can register by April 1 $200 for the multi-chamber 'Extreme Block Party' on April 27.
The GLMV Chamber is gearing up for its annual multi-chamber "Extreme Block Party" to be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27 at the Libertyville Sports Complex. The event will feautre hundreds of local vendors, live entertainment, raffles for prizes, food samples, a live reptile show, moonwalk, face painting and more.
Friday, March 8, 2013
Only 500 seats are available for the April 9 Chicago Blackhawks 'Roadwatch Party' at the Libertyville Sports Complex.
Get ready Chicago Blackhawks fans! The Libertyville Sports Complex will host its third annual "Roadwatch Party" on April 9 to give hockey fans a home game experience that's as close to being at the United Center as possible, reported the Daily Herald. Hundreds of fans dressed in Blackhawks gear are expected to turn out to watch the game against the Minnesota Wild on a big screen TV from bleachers and picnic tables set up on the sports complex's basketball court. Advance registration is now being accepted for just 500 seats. Tickets are $10 per person and are available by calling (847) 918-7275 or at the front desk of the Libertyville Sports Complex. Doors open at 6 p.m. for pre-game festivities. The game begins at 7 p.m. The event will …
Friday, March 1, 2013
Learn to play the Chicago Bears way at this no-contact football instruction camp for youths 6 to 14 years old. The camp will be held July 15-19 at the Libertyville Sports Complex.
With former Chicago Bears like Macey Brooks, Allan Ellis, Kris Haines, Al Harris, Jim Morrissey and Mickey Pruitt providing support, Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps will return this summer 19 locations, including a camp at the Libertyville Sports Complex. The camp will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 15-19. Register now for the early bird cost of $359. Chicago Bears Youth Football Camps provide non-contact instruction to kids from ages 6 to 14 years old. With professional coaches and Chicago Bears Heroes, kids learn to run, throw, catch, defend and compete the Bears way. All programs provide football non-contact instruction, athletic skill development, fitness and agility training. "It’s football—designed by the Chicago Bears and fit for…
Thursday, January 3, 2013
The event, held at the Libertyville Sports Complex, drew about 155 kids from all over northern Illinois.
On New Year's Eve, the Libertyville Sports Complex was filled with kids from all over northern Illinois who gathered to have some fun and ring in the New Year. About 155 kids attended the first annual New Year's Eve All-Nighter, held by the Libertyville 12U Orange baseball team as a means to raise money for an upcoming tournament in Cooperstown, NY. "The event was a huge success," said Dara Dietmeyer, who co-chaired the event with Colleen Scopacasa. "We had 155 kids signed up with parents asking us to squeeze their kids into the event an hour before start time. This was a community-wide event with kids registered from Chicago, Wauconda, Lindenhurst, Fox Lake, Spring Grove, McHenry, Mundelein, Vernon Hills, Grayslake, Waukegan, Gurnee, …
Thursday, November 29, 2012
The event will be held at the Libertyville Sports Complex.
Parents, are your children looking for something fun to do on New Year's Eve? Why not drop them off at the Libertyville Sports Complex for the first-ever New Year’s Eve All Night Party? The event is being hosted by the Libertyville 12U Orange baseball team and will be chaperoned by team parents, said Colleen Scopacasa, one of the event organizers. Open to children in fifth through eighth grades, the night will feature a DJ from the Music Now DJ Group, which is part of Improv Playhouse in Libertyville, along with activities and food. The children will be able to use the sports facilities on the first floor of the Libertyville Sports Complex, including the climbing wall. The cost is $60 per child, with additional siblings at $40 each. "It's …
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
The annual Halloween Fest was held Oct. 30. Check out our photo gallery!