Mon, Nov 30
Discord Link
BREAK November Photography Contest
Take a photo of something or someone that you're thankful for. Examples being a family member, an animal, a tech device, clothing, etc. Also please submit a short 1-sentence to 1-paragraph statement on why the thing in the photograph is important to you. ENDS NOV 30th!!!
Sat, Nov 21
6292 Northwest Hwy
5k Run-Walk
Saturday we are doing a 5k around Crystal Lake! Due to the new Phase 3 guidelines, we are altering this event a bit (read below).
Wed, Nov 18
Zoom (code + password will be emailed)
Navigating the Holiday Season 2020 Web Event
Jacqueline Rhew, co-founder of The Center for Emotional Wellness, Author, Consultant and Keynote Speaker, will be offering her professional and personal advice on parenting during the pandemic while also helping us navigate through this unusual holiday season!
Fri, Nov 13
6292 Northwest Hwy
Random Trivia Night!
Friday Random Trivia Event!
Fri, Oct 30
6292 Northwest Hwy
Costume contest, horror trivia (w/ prizes!), dinner, and a horror movie! Festivities start at 7:00! We're also open till midnight, so please make driving arrangements beforehand!
Fri, Oct 23
6292 Northwest Hwy
Pumpking Carving + Trivia Murder Party Tourney!
Join us Friday the 23rd @ 7:00 PM for (socially-distanced) Pumpkin Carving! Register here and we'll reserve you a pumpkin, or bring your own (limit: 10 sign-ups for free pumpkins)! Trivia Murder Part 1 + 2 tournament to follow right after the carving!
Fri, Oct 16
6292 Northwest Hwy
Eerie Open Mic Night
Have a scary song you want to perform? Got a terrifying story you want to tell? Join in Friday the 16th @ 7:30 PM!
Fri, Oct 09
6292 Northwest Hwy
Spooky Scary Scavenger Hunt
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9TH @ 7:00 PM! Please bring your phone so you can use google maps' coordinate system!
Fri, Sep 25
4706 Alden Rd
Bonfire at Soulful Prairies!
The image says it all! Event is free. Please RSVP and bring in the driving waiver (link within this post under "About the Event") if you are not dropping by the center before Friday!
Fri, Sep 18
6292 Northwest Hwy
2010-2020 TRIVIA NIGHT
Random Trivia from years 2010-2020!!!
Fri, Aug 28
6292 Northwest Hwy
Pool Tournament
Pool Tournament Friday!
Fri, Aug 14
Lippold Park
Mini Golfing at Lippold
We are going Mini Golfing! Leaving the center at 6:30! Bring $10+! Either meet us there or if you need a ride, have a parent sign the waiver we'll have printed out when you arrive!
Fri, Jul 31
6292 Northwest Hwy
Skate + Bike Event!
Warp Corps (https://www.warpcorps.org/) and Crystal Lake Ski and Bike (https://www.clskiandbike.com/) will be joining us at our center for some skateboaring and biking demos! Come watch and learn how to ride and execute some cool tricks! Light refreshments will be served!
Sun, Jul 26
Minecraft Coordinate Hunt
Join in Sunday evening! Must have a Minecraft PC account to attend. Join our discord to work as a team! https://discordapp.com/invite/BVdX6b2
Fri, Jul 24
6292 Northwest Hwy
Creme de la Memes
Sort of like a Bob Ross Painting event! Paint your all-time favorite meme!
Thu, Jul 16
6292 Northwest Hwy
American Trivia at 7:30! We'll be doing more small events throughout the night as well, but bring your phone for the trivia!
Mon, Jul 13
4706 Alden Rd
Soulful Prairies Hang Out!
Come join us for some much-needed outdoor fun and relaxation at Soulful Prairies Monday, July 13th at 5:00-7:00!
Fri, Jun 26
Crystal Lake
Friday Reopening Event
Coordinate (Scavenger) Hunt, Food, and Trivia on Friday! We are limiting our numbers to 20 per night, so signing up online = first in line.
Tue, May 05
BREAK Discord - Weekend Events
Calling all past + present Break members and volunteers! We have events every weekend! Join us at this link: https://discordapp.com/invite/BVdX6b2
Thu, Apr 30
MC Server
The BREAK Minecraft Server!
Not really an event, but if you're bored during the lockdown, join our PC server! IP is THEBREAK.BEASTMC.COM ! We also have a discord up for members! Join that at https://discordapp.com/invite/BVdX6b2 . See you there!
Fri, Apr 03
Dungeons and Dragons Character Creation
Dungeons and Dragons Character Creation Night
Bored during the shutdown? One of our volunteers will be running a Dungeons and Dragons character creation event Friday night at 6:00 if you'd like to join in on our discord!
Fri, Mar 27
6292 Northwest Hwy
CANCELLED due to Covid!
Fri, Mar 13
6292 Northwest Hwy
St. Patrick's TRIVIA NIGHT
CANCELLED due to Covid!
Fri, Mar 06
6292 Northwest Hwy
Grafitti Night
Any artists that want to draw or paint on the inside of our facility- drop by and go nuts!
Fri, Feb 21
6292 Northwest Hwy
Jackbox Game Night
Quiplash, Trivia Murder Party 2, and Mad Verse City! Win a game, win a prize! Sign up here to reserve a spot (first come first serve)!
Sat, Feb 15
6292 Northwest Hwy
Sketch Night
Mini-Event! Play songs, and draw a character or setting you think matches the beat!
Fri, Feb 14
6292 Northwest Hwy
Valentine's Day Trivia Night
V-Day themed trivia night! 30+ questions! Win prizes! 8:00 PM!
Fri, Feb 07
6292 Northwest Hwy
"FeBrewary" Cafe Night
Join us for coffee, donuts, and parlor games on Friday, Feb 7th! Pool Tournament starts at 7:30! Please sign up to reserve a spot in the tournament! Otherwise just show up!

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6292 Northwest Highway 

Crystal Lake, IL 60014

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PO Box 192

Crystal Lake, IL  60039-0192



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