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October 2019

Trunk or Treat Touch a Truck

October 12, 3:00 pm - October 19, 5:00 pm
St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church, 505 Kingston Dr
Romeoville, IL 60446 United States
Free

St. Andrew's Annual Trunk or Treat Event

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Field Museum Illinois Resident Free Day

October 16
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 13, 2019

Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
Free

Join us for Free Admission Days at the Field. From August 14 to November 13, 2019, every Wednesday is a Free Admission Day. Basic admission is free for Illinois residents with proof of residency. Discounted passes are available in person and cannot be purchased online in advance. Free Admission Days are the perfect opportunity to explore our general admission exhibitions with your family or a group of science-loving friends. Or, use these days to check out special ticketed exhibitions or…

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Pumpkin Fest

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2019

Cosley Zoo, 1356 North Gary Avenue
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States

Come out to Cosley Zoo this fall and enjoy the colors of the season, see the animals, and pick out your pumpkin! Pumpkins, gourds, apples, cider, corn stalks, and straw bales are all available for purchase. Regular admission applies, additional fees for rides

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Mindfulness and More

October 16, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

Wonder Works Children’s Museum, 6445 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302 United States
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$8

Guided activities designed to help children develop focusing skills and strengthen self regulation. This is done through oral storytelling, read alouds and mindful awareness games. Recurring Event

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Iron Chef Halloween Creatures

October 16, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 Curtiss Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States

For grades 3-8 Make a Halloween creature using the secret ingredient. Please pre-register

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The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Illinois Resident Donation Day

October 17
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 26, 2019

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Donations appreciated

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois residents.

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Pumpkin Fest

October 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2019

Cosley Zoo, 1356 North Gary Avenue
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States

Come out to Cosley Zoo this fall and enjoy the colors of the season, see the animals, and pick out your pumpkin! Pumpkins, gourds, apples, cider, corn stalks, and straw bales are all available for purchase. Regular admission applies, additional fees for rides

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Clarendon Hills Chamber Farmers Market

October 17, 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 am on Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

Downtown Clarendon Hills, Prospect Street
Clarendon Hills, IL 60514 United States
Free

Downtown Village Triangle

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