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SciTech and Santori Library are pairing up for a perfect afternoon! This event gives young children a story and a Hands On craft project! Join us on the last Thursday of the Month at 2:30pm.Find out more »
Join Orland Square for our free annual Halloween event! Kids 12 and under, wear your favorite costume and enjoy Halloween-themed crafts, balloon artists, airbrush tattoos, face painting, special character appearances, cake decorating with Nothing Bundt Cakes, DJ, photo opps and more! Thursday, Oct. 24, 3-6pm. Upper level Von Maur wing.Find out more »
Join Lucia our sewing master, in the art room every Thursday to learn all about the basics of sewing! These hands on projects are the perfect introduction to sewing for kids 3 and up. Recurring EventFind out more »
Drop in for a specialized activity with a STEM Room instructor. Topics change weekly.Find out more »
Draw, color, and doodle the morning away with coloring sheets, giant paper, color by numbers and more.Find out more »
Come out and Join us for our 2nd annual Fall Festival. We will have 50+ vendors, Crafters, Artisans, and food companies set up on Sandburg and Row. The mall will also have numerous activities(times and activities TBD and will be posted closer to the event). Vendors will have candy to hand out, while supplies last, during the mall activities schedule. October 25- 27th the vendors, crafters and artisans will be set up between 11 am - 7 pm Friday and…Find out more »
Dust off those costumes early! Come to Cantigny for some Trick-or-Treating and pumpkin decorating. We will have a “Teal Pumpkin” stop for all of those not wanting candy as well.Find out more »
Mark your calendar and join us for fun and education events at your local store. Saturday, October 5th - Kids can get creative and create a painted pumpkin craft. Saturday October 12th - Get ready for Halloween and create a ghost craft door hanger. Donations will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Saturday October 19th - Kids can get creative by working on a Halloween-inspired craft. This event will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Saturday October 26th - Show…Find out more »
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