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Everyone is welcome to add events to the Kidlist calendar, given that they are drop-in and/or free (no ongoing classes or camps that require registration) and are local to the west and/or southwest suburbs of Chicago. Click on the blue “Submit an Event” button and fill out the form.
Events for January 30, 2016 - February 18, 2016
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.Find out more »
Story Time takes place every Monday at 11 a.m. and every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Walk into the pages of a different book every two weeks with our interactive storytelling led by Museum professionals. February 2, 7, 9, & 15: Millions of Snowflakes by Mary McKenna Siddals How many snowflakes do you think fall from the sky? Where do they fall on you? Can they fall on your nose, head, or your toes?Find out more »
Saturday February 06, 2016 11:00 AM From bestselling author Sherri Duskey Rinker and award-winning artist Patrick McDonnell comes this funny and tender love letter from a parent to a child. Silly Wonderful You expresses how life is so new and different and filled with love with a little one around. Join us for Storytime and activities on Saturday, February 6 at 11:00AM.Find out more »
A classic story of imagination that has enchanted children for more than 60 years, Harold and the Purple Crayon Never Gets Old. We'll also share a brand new crayon story with some very important lessons.Find out more »
Love is in the air! Get ready for Valentine's Day with your little love bug! We will read stories, make a craft, and special Valentine Day cards. When all the crafting is complete, we will share a special Valentine treat! Friday, February 12 | 10am-11pm 3-5 years, with adult $10 per child, no parking fee Registration requiredFind out more »
Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday, February 13 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow.Find out more »
Story Time takes place every Monday at 11 a.m. and every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Walk into the pages of a different book every two weeks with our interactive storytelling led by Museum professionals. February 17, 22, 24 & 29: We Like to Move by Elyse April Come and discover all the fun activities we can do while we exercise. We can swim, climb, roll and much more.Find out more »
*Please note that if you do not choose West or Southwest for the region selection, your event will not appear in the calendar. All events will be reviewed before publishing to the calendar. Event approval usually occurs on Wednesdays; if you need your event to be reviewed before then, please email Annie at [email protected]
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