Monthly Archives: July 2013

Cicadas, Sand Volleyball, and Bike Racing

Today was another adventurous Park Day for the Co-op. Lots of families showed up, and some new friends picnicked with us as well. After a few “motocross” simulations around the sidewalk track (complete with added motorcycle realistic sound effects), the kids parked their bikes, ran into the playground and played one of their “furry” imagination […]

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Slacklinin’, Kite Flyin’, & Splish Splashin’

Today some of the Co-op kids got together to test their Slacklining skills. One of the older children was kind enough to bring in some equipment comprised of tubular Slack-Spec webbing, slings, locker rings, and some oval carabiners, which she promptly secured between two trees in a nicely shaded spot by constructing a “Primitive Rig […]

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Memories Made at the Beach

“Life is Better in Flip Flops”  ~  anonymous This week our regular park day was held at beautiful and spacious 63rd Street Beach in Chicago.  Swimming, sand building, and lakeside napping were all activities enjoyed by co-opers on this sunny day.  If you happen to be riding your bike down Lake Shore Drive this past […]

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