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Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, June 27-29

A photo of a couple camping in the woods.
June 27 2:30 p.m.

Spend the night camping with the family or head to Fitzgerald’s to see a cover band for The Beatles, with our picks of the top ten things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend. To find out what else is going on in the suburbs, visit our full event calendar.

1. Friday Adventure Camp Outing to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 9 a.m. Friday
Boys and girls entering grades three to five in the fall can enjoy their first “Friday Adventure Camp” excursion of the summer. They will journey into Chicago for a visit to the world-renowned Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Lincoln Park. Advance registration at the Community Center is required. Clarendon Hills Park District Community Center, 315 W. Chicago Ave., Clarendon Hills. Call 630-323-2626. $53 residents; $66 nonresidents.

2. Masala Bhangra with Sandie Pilipszyn, 6:30 p.m. Friday
Join Sandie as she leads you through the coolest new way to raise your heart rate and your spirits. Masala Bhangra is an Indian dance-inspired fitness class, where high-energy Bhangra and Bollywood movements inspire an easy-to-follow routine. Combine this with Indian music with an addictive beat, and you have a fun way to burn calories. No dance experience required; the routines are simple, and you can bounce as high as you want. Focus Yoga Studio, 9047 Monroe Ave., Brookfield. Call 708-387-2006. $16 or one class-card punch.

3. Family Campout Moonfest, 7 p.m. Friday
Bring the family for an overnight camping adventure or just stay for the night activities, including crafts, games and campfire activities. Families planning to camp overnight should bring a tent and sleeping bags. Breakfast and snacks are included. Harvester Park, 15W 400 Harvester Drive, Burr Ridge. Call 630-920-1969. $30-$40.

4. The Beatles’ ‘A Hard Day’s Night,’ 7:30 p.m. Friday
Phil Angotti, Casey McDonough, Scott Ligon and Tony Kidonakis perform the Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night” album in honor of its 50th anniversary. FitzGerald’s Nightclub, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. Call 708-788-2118. $10.

5. Cannonball, 9 p.m. Friday
Cannonball is a group of Chicago-based musicians who connect with the same rock ’n’ roll sounds. The lineup includes Paul Bivans, Andon Davis, Tom Kneesel, Mike Krayniak and Terry White. FitzGerald’s Nightclub, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. Call 708-788-2118.

6. Jacque France’s Plein Air Oil Painting Workshop, 9:30 a.m. Saturday
Experience the joy of painting the landscape you see in front of you, rather than from a photo, and get the true meaning of painting the light. The emphasis of the workshop will be on atmospheric perspective, composition, value, contrast and color. The workshop will discuss how to organize and set up for plein air painting and will include demonstrations by the instructor. To view France’s work, go to www.jacquefrance.com. La Grange Art League, 122 Calendar Ave., La Grange. Call 708-352-3101. $170-$190.

7. The Buzz on Pollinators, 10 a.m. Saturday
Learn about native pollinators, and meet a beekeeper on this guided hike. Crafts and activities are included. Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st St., Oak Brook. Call 630-206-9566.

8. Loose Leash Dog Walks, 1 p.m. Saturday
A fun and engaging free workshop that focuses on practical skills you can use to make walks a pleasant experience and not an upper-body workout. For dogs 4 months and older. Oak Brook Kennel Club, 3110 Meyers Road, Oak Brook. Call 630-701-7677.

9. The History of Polo, 2 p.m. Saturday
“The Game of Kings” has been played on the Oak Brook Polo Ground for more than 80 years. The library invites Kathy Maher from the Oak Brook Historical Society to give a presentation about the illustrious history of polo in Oak Brook. Learn more about the game and the impact that Oak Brook’s polo grounds have had on the world. Registration is required. Call 630-368-7725. Oak Brook Public Library, 600 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook.

10. SJC Fest 2014, noon Sunday
Features carnival rides, midway games, food from area restaurants, live music and much more. For more information, call 708-292-1100 or visit www.sjcfest.com. St. John of the Cross Parish Center, 5005 Wolf Road, Western Springs.

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