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TFAmily Picnic

  • 3100 South Lake Shore Drive Chicago, IL 60616 (map)

Teach For America Chicago-NWI is hosting a family picnic which is free and open to all Teach For America alumni, staff, and their families.

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About this Event

Please join Teach For America Chicago-Northwest Indiana for a family picnic on Saturday August 17th at 12:30pm. There will be tacos, games, music and so much fun! Come see old friends, meet new ones, while enjoying a nice summer day Chicago!

Location Details:

Located just west of 31st Street beach and the Lakefront Trails at 3100 S Lake Shore Dr, this grassy knoll is perfect for a shaded picnic by the beach. To learn more about the beach and this location click here.


Who can attend?

This is a family-friendly event, open to all TFA Alumni, staff and their families. There will be activities for school age children, teens, and adults.

Parking and Transportation?

Parking and transportation is on your own. You can find limited parking @ 548 Fort Dearborn Dr and near by on 31st Street

What to bring to the picnic?

  • Seating: This event is a picnic so folx and families should plan to bring blankets and or chairs if you wish to sit.

  • Food & Drinks: We will have first come tacos from Taylor's Tacos Chicago & water. Feel free to bring whatever food and beverage you would like to have outside of the above.

  • Yourselves!

Rain date is September 7th.


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Later Event: September 10
Breakdown: Personalized Learning