Running 101 at Landmark Rec Center: Finish Your 1st 5K (Sign Up Extended)

Posted on: Sat, 03/09/2013 - 09:03| By: GinaBina


Sign up extended until March 14 at Landmark.  


Landmark's 10 week program is fun and welcoming to participants in all fitness levels.  We provide the training plan, education & advice, keep you accountable and encourage you to finish your 5K goal.  


Group training session meets evert Thursday at Landmark.  Choose morning 10:30am-11:15am session or evening 5:30-6:15pm session.  Finale is May 11 Race for the Cure.


Program Includes: 

10 week coach lead training

Custom group shirt

Enter Money Smart Week Kids Essay Contest for $2000 Scholarship. Deadline Feb 28

Posted on: Mon, 02/18/2013 - 12:32| By: GinaBina

In support of Money Smart Week®2013 Illinois, Peoria -- taking place
April 20–27 -- the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and its partner organizations are presenting the Money Smart Kid Essay Contest, sponsored by CEFCU. Students in grades 5-8 are encouraged to answer the Money Smart Question below with an essay of not more than 500 words. A winner will be announced during Money Smart Week and that student will be named this year’s Money Smart Kid. The winner will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship
sponsored by CEFCU. The deadline is February 28.  

PeoriaParent.Com Facebook & Twitter Tidbits

Posted on: Tue, 02/12/2013 - 17:05| By: GinaBina

If you’re not on facebook or twitter, it’s ok.  We’ll fill you in.  Here is some of the news that’s been shared on the facebook page and tweets.  If you’re on facebook or tweet, follow us!

- Wildlife Prairie State Park is building a Butterfly House

- It is FREE admission to the Peoria Riverfront Museum this Sunday, Feb 17 for their Engineering Day. Thanks to their engineering profession sponsors for FREE general admission to the museum.