65.9 F
Sunday, May 26, 2024

Park Police co-host lunch to benefit Special Olympics


City of Naperville, North Central College, and Park District police officers to serve lunch at Texas Roadhouse Fri. July 27

Naperville Park District Police will join other law enforcement officers from the City of Naperville and North Central College to serve lunch at Texas Roadhouse from 11Am to 2PM on Fri., July 27 to benefit the 2012 Illinois Special Olympics.

Friday’s benefit lunch will take place at Texas Roadhouse, located at 2856 Patriot Lane in Naperville. Guests will enjoy a free lunch served by police officers and may simply leave a donation at the table. One hundred per cent of the donations will go toward Special Olympics Illinois.

Park Police began fundraising earlier this spring by selling tee shirts and by participating in the Cop on a Rooftop event in June.  Merchandise will be sold during the various events and also is available for purchase through the Naperville Park District at 320 West Jackson Ave.

For more information on the Naperville Park District and its programs and services, or on how to purchase Special Olympics merchandise through the Park District Police, please visit www.napervilleparks.org or call 630-848-5000.

- Advertisement -
Naperville Park District
Naperville Park Districthttp://www.napervilleparks.org/
Created in 1966, the Naperville Park District is an independent, municipal agency serving the recreation needs of its residents. An Illinois Distinguished Agency since 1994, the District is one of only 1% of park districts across the country to be nationally accredited through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA). The Naperville Park District’s mission is to provide recreation and park experiences that promote healthy lives, healthy minds and a healthy community. The District maintains and operates more than 2,400 acres with 137 parks and provides more than 1,500 recreational, arts and environmental programs and special events annually. Included within the District’s operations are two championship golf courses, a multitude of playgrounds, trails, athletic courts and sports fields, Fort Hill Activity Center, Knoch Knolls Nature Center, two inline skating and skateboarding facilities, the Millennium Carillon, a paddle boat quarry, historic Centennial Beach, and the beautiful Riverwalk.