Jordyn Cheatham of Oregon takes time from the other event to play with an old-time marble toy.
Esperanza Rogers, 4, of Oregon surrounds herself with a gigantic bubble while playing at the recent Summer Fest at Pearson Metropark. The event at the Packer-Hammersmith Center included walking tours of the park, face painting, boat rentals, ice cream, and cake.
Dominique Jones, right, and her cousin Krista Summers of Oregon check out the insects at the hands-on table at the fest. The event was cosponsored with Friends of Pearson.
Volunteers Jerry Olsen, left, and Sam Gamble, both of Oregon, scoop ice cream, a cold delight on a summer day.