Schaumburg Park District Go! Show

October 4, 2011

Halloween House Decorating Tour 2010

Special Events Supervisor Kristy Paukner tags along on the Halloween House Decorating Tour for a glimpse of some of Schaumburg's spookiest homes. A few kids on the Halloween tour even voice their thoughts on the homes!

Kids Kooky Kooking

Bock Neighborhood Center Manager George Grey drops in on the Kids Kooky Kooking class. Grey talks with these new chefs and checks out what they're making!

Tribute Park at Volkening Lake

Schaumburg Park District Executive Director and Go! Show host Jean Schlinkmann reports from the site of the upcoming Tribute Park at Volkening Lake. Schlinkmann interviews Superintendent of Parks and Planning Todd King about the current renovations at Volkening Lake and future plans for the site including Schaumburg Park Foundation's pathway stones.

Town Square Environmental Award

Conservation Services Manager Dave Brooks reports from Town Square Condominiums. Brooks talks with Dennis Paige, chief native landscaper, whose native plantings helped the condominiums win the Al Larson Environmental Award. The award is presented quarterly to recognize members of the community that demonstrate environmental awareness and action in day to day activities. Residents at Town Square Condominiums converted 5,000 square feet of lawn into native perennial eco-gardens.

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