Did You Know?

Half of school children walked or biked to school in 1969, but only 13 percent were doing it in 2009.

Lakefront Trail Activities June 17-19

Permitted activities that may affect your use of the Lakefront Trail June 17-19

Friday, June 17

No activities reported

Saturday, June 18

Puerto Rican Parade, Grant Park-Columbus from Balbo to Randolph, Step off at Noon

Community Mental Health Council, Inc. Save a Life Wellness Walk, Run, and Bike, Jackson Park-south of 63rd St. Parking lot, 8am-2pm

Walk with Us to Cure Lupus Walkathon, Foster Beach House, 9am-1pm

Walk with Darfur, Montrose to Lincoln Park Cultural Center, 10am-6pm

Men's Fitness Ultimate Athlete 2011, North Ave. Beach-Special Events Area, 10am-4pm

PSG Volleyball Tournament, North Avenue Beach-South Courts, 8am-6pm

Children's Memorial (not sure what this is-ed), Soldier Field, 6am-3pm

Sunday, June 19

Rock 'n' Roll Chicago 5K, Lincoln Park-Grove 16, 7am-Noon

Get out Get Active Yoga Festival, North Ave. Beach, 9am-2pm

Speed & Action Rodeo Horse Show, South Shore Cultural Center-Horse Riding Area, 3pm-7pm