Adventureland Amusement Park. (Gone.) Addison Illinois USA. 1961 - 1977., a photo by Eddie from Chicago on Flickr.
The Prairie Trails Public Library located at 8449 Moody Avenue in Burbank Illinois, welcomes local Chicago historian, photographer and internet site host Edward Kwiatkowski to the library on Tuesday night, February 19th from 7:00 until 8:00 PM.
Eddie, who is the host of the popular Chicago area internet transporation photo site known as "Eddie's Railfan Page" http://eddiesrailroad.blogspot.com, will be hosting a multi media slideshow and lecture about Chicago's once numerous and now long gone seasonal family owned amusement parks of the past.
If You can remember Riverview Park in Chicago, Playland Park in Justice, Adventure Land in Addison, Dispensa's Kiddie Kingdom in Oak Brook Terrace, Green Oaks Kiddieland in Oak Lawn, or any number of this once popular form of seasonal family entertainment venus that surrounded the greater Chicagoland area prior to the late 1970's and early 1980's...then you won't want to miss this fun and very family oriented presentation at the Prarie Trails Public Library in Burbank Illinois.
Admission is free!