Fun blasts off at Space in the Park Posted in: LifestylePhoto Gallery The Elgin Parks & Recreation Department and the Elgin Public Library hosted Space in the Park, an evening of out-of-this-world entertainment and activities at the Elgin Recreation Center. The evening included an egg drop contest, gravity-defying kangoo boots, freeze-dried snacks and a screening of videos from CineSpace, a short film competition created by NASA’s Johnson Space Center and the Houston Cinema Arts Society. Photos by Julianne Hodges ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!