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September 2017

MSI Illinois Resident Free Day

September 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until October 5, 2017

Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637 United States
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Free

On Illinois Free Days, Museum Entry is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency. No further Chicago residency discounts apply on Illinois Free Days. Giant Dome Theater films, Coal Mine and optional U-505 onboard tours, and certain temporary exhibits are not included in Museum Entry, and require separate admission. See Ticket Prices on Illinois Free Days and Parking

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Shedd Aquarium Illinois Resident Free Day

September 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until September 30, 2017

Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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Free

On 52 days throughout the year, Illinois residents with a valid ID receive free admission! Experience unbelievable animals from around the world! Admission includes all permanent exhibits, Amphibians special exhibit, aquatic presentation (subject to availability) and seasonal Stingray Touch (open late May to October). 4-D Experience admission is a $4.95 upgrade for all guests. Reserve Illinois Resident Free Day tickets online Online Illinois Resident Free Day tickets must be reserved at least one day in advance. Illinois Resident Free Day tickets…

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Reading is Fun

September 25, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Oak Brook), 297 Oakbrook CEnter
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Storytime with activities to follow.

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MSI Illinois Resident Free Day

September 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until October 5, 2017

Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637 United States
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Free

On Illinois Free Days, Museum Entry is free for all Illinois residents who show valid proof of residency. No further Chicago residency discounts apply on Illinois Free Days. Giant Dome Theater films, Coal Mine and optional U-505 onboard tours, and certain temporary exhibits are not included in Museum Entry, and require separate admission. See Ticket Prices on Illinois Free Days and Parking

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Shedd Aquarium Illinois Resident Free Day

September 26
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until September 30, 2017

Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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Free

On 52 days throughout the year, Illinois residents with a valid ID receive free admission! Experience unbelievable animals from around the world! Admission includes all permanent exhibits, Amphibians special exhibit, aquatic presentation (subject to availability) and seasonal Stingray Touch (open late May to October). 4-D Experience admission is a $4.95 upgrade for all guests. Reserve Illinois Resident Free Day tickets online Online Illinois Resident Free Day tickets must be reserved at least one day in advance. Illinois Resident Free Day tickets…

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Boy Scout Month at Bass Pro Shops

September 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until September 29, 2017

Bass Pro Shops, 709 Janes Avenue
Bolingbrook, IL 60440 United States
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September is Boy Scout Month at Bass Pro Shops! Merit Badge Classes will be offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the month. The class schedule is as follows: Tuesday, September 5th: FISHING Wednesday, September 6th: RIFLE SHOOTING Thursday, September 7th: FISH AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT Tuesday, September 12th: RIFLE SHOOTING Wednesday, September 13th: FISH AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT Thursday, September 14th: FISHING Tuesday, September 19th: FISH AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT Wednesday, September 20th: FISHING Thursday, September 21st: RIFLE SHOOTING Tuesday, September 26th:…

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Kids Crafts

September 26, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until September 26, 2017

Grounds For Hope Cafe, 2701 Maple Ave
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
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included in admission

Special Craft Day

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PBK Story Time

September 26, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 26, 2017

Pottery Barn Kids, 2A Oakbrook Center Mall
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free
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