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January 2020

Chinese Lunar New Year 2020 Kick Off Event

January 25, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fashion Outlets of Chicago, 5220 Fashion Outlets Way
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
Free

Enjoy cultural performances along with games and activities, presented by Huaxing Arts Group. 1:00-2:00 PM: Games & Activities Chinese Calligraphy Lantern Crafting Chopstick Challenge Photo Booth Chinese Yo-Yo Temproary Tattoos Ring Toss Fortune Telling Pinwheel Crafting Gifts 2:00 PM: Cultural Performances Traditional Chinese Dances Kung Fu Presentations Chinese Music Performances Chinese Yo-Yo Games and Activities continue following the performances, until 3:30 PM

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Let’s Make Greeting Cards

January 28, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Burr Ridge Community Center, 15W400 Harvester Drive
Burr Ridge, IL 60527 United States
$10

Valentines Day Card Making

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February 2020

Home Depot Workshop – Heart String Art

February 1, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Create a loving memory with your child at our Heart String Art Workshop. As you help your child piece together the symbol of Valentine's Day, they will develop hands-on skills by sanding, nailing, painting and more. Celebrate the moment as your child makes a unique keepsake. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron and a commemorative…

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Chinese New Year 2020 Kick Off Event

February 1, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Shops at North Bridge, 520 Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
Free

The Shops at North Bridge will host its Lunar New Year celebratory event Saturday, Feb. 1 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. A variety of free games and activities will be offered at six different booths throughout Level One of the shopping center, including a chopstick challenge, lantern making, Chinese calligraphy, a panda photo booth, yoyo performer and more. Visitors at The Shops at North Bridge can also take advantage of additional Lunar New Year savings by visiting the shopping center’s…

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American Girl Doll Valentine’s Day

February 1, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Woodridge ARC, 8201 S. Janes Avenue
Woodridge, IL 60517 United States
$38 – $57

Come to this unique Valentine’s class and bring along your American Girl Doll or any other similar-sized doll. Enjoy decorating a special twopiece holiday outfit, adorable pink, red and white jewelry, and take a trip to the beauty shop to add colorful clips and ribbons to your dolls hair just in time for Valentine’s Day. Your doll will look simply adorable! This is a cooperative program with the Woodridge Park District.

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2020 Chinese New Year Dumpling Making Dinner

February 1, 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on February 1, 2020 at 3:30 pm

Hing Kee Restaurant, 2140 South Archer Avenue
Chicago, 60616
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$45

A Chinatown tradition, the Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute’s Chinese New Year Dumpling Making Dinner is one of the year’s most anticipated annual events for celebrating the Chinese New Year here in Chicago. We would like to share the joy and prosperity of Chinese New Year with you. As always, there will be storytelling, dumpling making, authentic Chinese cuisine, and lots of surprises and fun. Seating is limited, and this event often sells out quickly. Be sure to get your seats…

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Daddy Daughter Winter Luau

February 1, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ranch View School, 1651 Ranchview Dr
Naperville, IL 60565 United States
$16 – $24

Dads and daughters are invited to a Winter Luau featuring treats and a disc jockey playing all your favorite tunes. Each couple receives a commemorative photo of this extraordinary night. Couples are encouraged to dress in tropical attire. Please register both dad and daughter.

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Groundhogs

February 2, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Austin Gardens, 167 Forest Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302 United States
$4.80 – $13

Who is Punxsutawney Phil and why do we care if he sees his shadow? Stop by Austin gardens to learn all about groundhogs and their pal Phil! Make a groundhogs inspired craft and celebrate the arrival of spring or the last days of winter! First two family members Res fee $10 per person - Fee $13 Additional family members 40% off. All participants must be registered on same receipt in order for discount to apply.

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