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Events for January 30, 2016 - January 30, 2016

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January 2016
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Winter Adventure Day

January 30, 2016, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Hidden Lake Forest Preserve, Butterfield and Rt. 53
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States
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Learn how to land a fish through the ice or trek through the woods on snowshoes. Then, warm up by the fire. Equipment provided (50- to 225-pound capacity). All ages; under 18 with an adult. Free. Register online or at (630) 933-7248.

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Junior Chef Class – Apple Snacks!

January 30, 2016, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Who doesn’t love an apple! In this class we’ll transform apples into awesome snacks and treats that you and your family will love. Suitable for ages 5–13. Class size is limited – call your local store to register.

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Winter Fest

January 30, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Taylor Park, 400 Division St
Oak Park, IL 60302 United States
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Outdoor ice skating, games, music & fun! Limited skate rentals available $1/pair.

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Free

Groundhog Day Storytime

January 30, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Oak Brook), 297 Oakbrook CEnter
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Join us Saturday, January 30 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime celebrating Groundhog Day! At this Storytime we will feature two titles Groundhog's Dilemma and Groundhog Day Off.   

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Husky Heroes

January 30, 2016, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
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Visitors of all ages will enjoy interacting with Siberian sled dogs when Husky Heroes returns to The Morton Arboretum, Jan. 30-31, 2016. Guests can watch demonstrations of husky sled-pulling and skijoring, a winter sport where the dogs pull a person on skis. Children and adults can visit the dogs and sled teams, inspect equipment and have their pictures taken with the rigs. In addition, information will be available during the event about husky adoption. Husky Heroes takes place from 11…

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Celebrate Lunar New Year 2016 Kick Off

January 30, 2016, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fashion Outlets of Chicago, 5220 Fashion Outlets Way
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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Festivities kick off in big way on Saturday, Jan. 30 with special performances by the Huaxing Art Troupe, formally known as the Xilin Art Academy, accompanied by the acclaimed “Crazy Violinist” Shaobo Zhang. Zhang is known for aweing audiences around the world with his unique and exciting performances. From 4-5 p.m., Le Creuset will also host a free Chinese cooking demonstration in their store (they have another Chinese cooking demonstration scheduled for Feb. 6 from 3-4 p.m.) From Jan. 30…

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Free

Cross-Country Skiing After Dark

January 30, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fullersburg Woods, 3609 Spring Rd
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Bring your skis and join a moonlit ranger-led tour as you learn about the forest preserve’s resident plants and animals. Ages 10 and up; under 18 with an adult. Free. Register online or at (630) 933-7248.

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$85 - $500

Wonderivia- a Night of Trivia for Wonder Works Children’s Museum

January 30, 2016, 6:00 pm
Wonder Works Children’s Museum, 6445 West North Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302 United States
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Last year 38 teams vied for the winning title, and this year will be bigger and better! Wonderivia, Wonder Works' Trivia Night, is an adults only event featuring good food and drink, auctions, and trivia fun. Sign up your team of six players, or have us put you on a team to meet some new, maybe smarter friends! You are promised a wonderful evening of fun and fellowship. This year Wonderivia will be held at Triton College in River Grove,…

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