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Spring break alternatives offered

Published: Thursday, March 21, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Park District has spring break day trips planned for children in kindergarten through eighth grade.

• Chuck E. Cheese and Movie Theater: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday. Transportation from Grand Oaks, 1401 W. Route 176, Crystal Lake. The cost is $40 for residents and $55 for nonresidents. Program code for grades K to 5: #4786-0, grades 6-8: #8589-0.

• Rainforest Café and Rink Side Sports (laser tag, video games, ice skating): 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday. Transportation from Grand Oaks, 1401 W. Route 176, Crystal Lake. The fee is $55 for residents and $70 for nonresidents. Program code for grades K-5: #4787-0, grades 6-8: #8586-0.

• Brunswick Bowling and Buffet Day: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 28. Transportation from Grand Oaks, 1401 W. Route 176, Crystal Lake. The cost is $40 for residents and $55 for nonresidents. Program code for grades K to 5: #4788-0, grades 6-8: #8388-1.

• Teen Mystery Event (grades 6-8 only): 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 29. Transportation from Main Beach, 300 Lakeshore Drive, Crystal Lake. The cost is $40 for residents and $55 for nonresidents. Program code: #8516-3. This trip could be several small stops or one big stop. All activities will be age-appropriate. The fee includes transportation, admission to activities and chaperones. Participants should bring a sack lunch, drink and a little spending money.

To reserve a spot for a child, register online at www.crystallakeparks.org for the program code indicated. Advance registration is required.

For information, contact Connie Cooke at 815-459-0680, ext. 213, or ccooke@crystallakeparks.org.

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