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November 2019

Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art Illinois Resident Free Day

November 19
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
Free

Admission is FREE for Illinois residents on Tuesdays

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Chicago History Museum Illinois Resident Free Day

November 19, 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Free

Illinois Resident Discount Days The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday* from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, March 4, and July 4. *Excludes December 17, December 24 and December 31.

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NaNoWrMo: Mad Libs

November 19, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Orland Park Public Library, 14921 S Ravinia Ave
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
Free

Happy National Novel Writing Month! We’ll write some Mad Libs together and then act out the stories to practice our writing and acting skills. Limit 20 K-3rd grade

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Movie Screening of the Movie NO SMALL MATTER

November 19, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Wonder Works Children’s Museum, 6445 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302 United States
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Free

NO SMALL MATTER is the first feature documentary to explore the most overlooked, underestimated, and powerful force for change in America today: early childhood education. This full movie screening, especially for parents and caregivers of children 5 years and younger, will be followed by a Q&A period. Admission to Wonder Works is free for the screening but RSVP is required. For more information or to register: collab4kids.org

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Mindfulness and More

November 20, 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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STEAM – Rocks and Minerals

November 20, 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Orland Park Public Library, 14921 S Ravinia Ave
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
Free

Prepare to put your Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math skills to the test in this engaging program that will make you think outside of the box. Grades 3-5

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The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Illinois Resident Donation Day

November 21
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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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Grade School Guided STEM Time

November 21, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 28, 2019

Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 Curtiss Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States
Free

Drop in for a specialized activity with a STEM Room instructor. Topics change weekly.

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