South Suburban Special Recreation Association

19910 80th Avenue
Tinley Park, IL
Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Community Events

Irons Oaks Foundation Mum Sale

Yay!! It’s mum time! Please help support the Irons Oaks Foundation in their largest fundraiser of the year. We are able to once again provide locally grown, high quality mums in five colors red, orange, yellow, white and pink.  

Funds raised through this sale are used to support the Irons Oaks Environmental Learning Center. Irons Oaks provides engaging outdoor programs in nature and adventure to the local community and beyond. Please consider an additional donation to the Irons Oaks Foundation.

Mum orders are due on September 13. Our grower sold out last year to please get your orders in early so we can reserve them right away.     

We greatly appreciate your support! Have a great rest of your summer!

Click here to download the pre-order form.

Village of Monee Fall Fest

September 10 – 12
5130 W. Court St. Monee, IL 60449

Special Time for Special Needs Kids and Adults
Sunday Sept 12
12:00 – 2:00 pm

Special Needs only carnival ride wristband registration opens at 11:30 am.

This time is by invitation to children and adults with special needs only, who might need some assistance and would otherwise not be able to easily enjoy the carnival rides when they are open to the public. Those needing physical assistance on the rides may have one (1) person ride with them if necessary.

Click here to download the registration form.

Construction Team Picnic

21st Annual Construction Team Picnic
Saturday, September 18
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
IBEW NECA Technical Institute, Alsip

Special Olympics Illinois athletes, families, and friends are invited to experience the fun! Enjoy entertainment for the whole family: food, games, a DJ, dancing, t-shirts, and more. Best of all it’s FREE!

This is not an SSSRA staffed event.

Please register with Special Olympics Illinois here.