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A Space for Play and Discovery

  • Early Learning Area for preschoolers
    • Giant Lite Brite and Lego wall
    • Lego, train and light tables to boost creativity, problem-solving skills and dexterity
    • Dollhouse and kitchen to encourage dramatic play
    • Ball machine
    • Magnet wall and puzzles
  • Board games for families to play together
  • 8 Mac computers, 4 PC computers and a printer

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StoryWalk® at Reiner Park, Buffalo Grove
StoryWalk is a joint project between the Park District of Buffalo Grove and the Indian Trails Library and is proudly funded by the ITPLD Foundation. A StoryWalk combines literacy with physical activity. Start with the welcome post and follow the accessible path to find the next page. Kids will love the anticipation of finding all the story posts and reading a whole book by the end of their walk. Share your experience with the hashtag #reinerparkstorywalk.

Museum Passes
ITPLD cardholders have access to free or discounted admissions to area cultural attractions in Illinois, including museums, cultural centers, zoos, aquariums, gardens, historical societies, park districts and more.