The Ferris Wheel lit up. Kiddieland Amusement Park. Melrose Park Illinois. July 2008., a photo by Eddie from Chicago on Flickr.
From 1928 until the park had closed for good in September of 2009, Chicago's Kiddieland Amusement Park in northwest suburban Melrose Park Illinois, provided many families with local Summertime amusement park fun.
Guest speaker Eddie K from the popular Chicago based internet blogsite Eddie's Railfan Page http://eddiesrailroad.blogspot.com, will be hosting a photo slideshow event entitled Kiddieland Memories at the Melrose Park Public Library, located at 801 Broadway Street in northwest suburban Melrose Park Illinois on Saturday, August 6th from 11:00 AM until 12:30 PM.
Relive the magic and memories of Kiddieland Amusement Park through the photos and live video snipets from Eddie K's own archives!
If You have an old home movie of Kiddieland transfered to a DVD Disc, some old photos, or maybe just a memory or two to share with the audience....then You should enjoy this fun presentation.
Wether You were a former employee of Kiddieland Amusement Park, or just someone who enjoyed visiting the place with family or friends, this will be a fun event and We hope to see You there.