PLAINFIELD, IL — Get ready to spy all things Scout this summer! The Plainfield Park District has launched the official summer-long Scout Scavenger Hunt. Scout has hidden clues in approximately 13 parks throughout the Park District. Can you find them all? The scavenger hunt begins May 15 and goes until Aug. 31.

Scout encourages all participants to pick up a guide book from any Park District location (or download a copy at and answer the questions inside by finding the answers at different parks. Community members will learn about foxes, nature in Illinois, the Park District, and how to help the Earth. Be sure to complete the guide book and turn it in to Rec/Admin Center, 23729 W. Ottawa St., Plainfield, to receive your prize(s)!

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