Join us at the Chicagoland Native Community Picnic on June 10th!


Open to all community members and families. The park is walking distance from the Jefferson Park blue line train stop.

There is no grilling allowed on the premises, so please bring a dish to share along with a blacket or chair and YOUR SMILES 🙂

The park has a basketball court, playground, volleyball sandlot, softball diamond and sprinklers for the kids! Food (Burgers, hot dogs, chips, pop and juice) and organized games (volleyball, basketball, lacrosse, softball, and an Indigenous science activity) will be sponsored by the following Chicagoland Native Community Organizations (in no particular order):

CPS American Indian Education Program

UIC Native American Support Program

American Indian Center of Chicago

American Indian Health Services of Chicago

Northwestern American Indian Student Alliance

Northwestern MultiCultural Student Affairs

Northwestern Native American and Indigenous People’s Steering Group

American Indian Association of Illinois

Aloha Center Chicago

St. Kateri Center

Chi-Nations Youth Group

Chicago Indian Manpower Consortium, Inc.

Chicagoland Native Community BBQ 6-10-17 (2)