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Grandma and Me Snowflake Tea

Darien Park District Community Center 7301 Fairview Avenue, Darien, IL

Calling all Grandmas, Nanas, (or what other distinguished title you go by). You are cordially invited to a special Grandma and Me Snowflake Tea. Bring your grandchild for a special morning of fun. We will enjoy snacks, tea and together we will make a few crafts.

$20 – $24

Jurassic Quest

Warrenville Park District 3S260 Warren Avenue, Warrenville, IL

T-Rexlorers brings real dinosaur bones dug from South Dakota for you to learn about. You’ll get a chance to view them up close and learn about each one. Paleontologist David will take the parents and children on a journey together through each of the bones.

$10 – $12

Frozen Fest

Downtown Glen Ellyn Main Street & Crescent Boulevard, Glen Ellyn, IL

Your favorite Frozen characters are visiting Polar Plaza in downtown Glen Ellyn! Enjoy some hot cocoa, coffee, cookies, and a photo opportunity with the characters. Learn to skate lessons will...


Candy Cane Hunt

Candy Cane Park 29th Street and Park Avenue, Brookfield, IL

We will be closing out our Candy Cane walk with a search for candy canes! A candy cane hunt is like an easter egg hunt…but candy canes instead! This event...

$6 – $12

Winter Scavenger Hunt

LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve 37W700 Dean Street, St. Charles, IL

Bring the whole family for a scavenger hunt in the winter woodlands! District naturalists will lead the search for nature’s hidden “treasures.” From mouse tracks to maple seeds to glacial...


Family Winter Scavenger Hunt and Campfire

Trailside Museum of Natural History 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL

Enjoy a winter afternoon on a self-guided hunt for signs of animals and plant life on your Scavenger Hunt List, followed by snacks and relaxing around a campfire.


School’s Out- Pop Portraiture

Oak Park Public Library (Dole) 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL

Inspired by artist Andy Warhol’s iconic celebrity portraits, create your very own versions while celebrating inspirational icons of the civil rights movement! Ages 7+ Sign up for the session for...

$12 – $15

MLK Day One-Day Camp

Naperville Area Humane Society 1620 W Diehl Road, Naperville, IL

Calling all kids ages 8-11 years old! Please join us on MLK Day for a one-day camp at Naperville Area Humane Society (NAHS) where children spend some fun time doing crafts and activities while learning about pet care and how to be safe around animals. We will make enrichment items for dogs and cats, learn...


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