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Groovin’ in the Grove 5K, 10K, and kids races – CANCELED

Family-friendly race, walk, and fun Mother’s Day weekend activities helping neighbors transiting out of homelessness. USATF Certified Course • Flowers for all Moms • Raffles/Giveaways • Moon Jump • Clown • Medals for all Kids • Post Race Refreshments • Pre & Post Race Massage • Gear Check • Supervised Kids Activities • DJ • Coffee • Indoor Restrooms &…


Meet Our Reptiles

Join us on Zoom for an introduction to our reptile residents. We at Shrink Ray Farms have been teaching young people with rescued and rehabilitated animals for nearly three decades. Our 30 minute long presentation introduces you to a dozen creatures, including snakes, lizards, tortoises and spiders. Reptile programs happen every Tuesday at 2PM.


Virtual Kids Movie Club

Alan is hosting Kids Movie Club on this exciting new platform: https://twoseven.xyz/. Movies will be streamed through Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon. Join us if you are a subscriber to any of these big streaming providers and watch a movie together! Popcorn, anyone? The link will be posted on Facebook right before the movie begins.


Love your Letters

Crafts for small hands with a focus on letter recognition and fun! Join us each week for a different letter and activities!


Young Artist Night at the Pet Rescue & Resource Center

Calling all young artists: Young Artist Night at the PRRC sponsored by the Hinsdale Humane Society’s Junior Board is a night to celebrate young artists and the animals they love. Come see their creations and support their hard work – appropriately themed “We Love Animals.” Attendees will vote on their favorite pieces and prizes will be awarded that night. Tickets…


Love Bug Dance

Celebrate an evening of love, friendship, and family with your little “Love Bugs” at DuPage Children’s Museum during our family Valentine’s Dance. Groove out with Bach to Rock’s family-friendly DJ, indulge in tasty treats from Fiammé, remember the evening with special photo ops, explore a variety of fun activities, and play in the Museum’s exhibits. $10 | DCM Member (age…


Free Open Gym Time

St. John’s Christian Preschool Mokena is sponsoring a FREE open gym! Bring your littles ages 0-5 yrs old to run around and play in our gym. We will have a few balls and things to play with but feel free to bring a favorite toy to share. This is a drop in event, but a parent or guardian must stay…


Free Tinkergarten Class

Join us for a free Tinkergarten class! At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. Leader Amanda Knittel Herman will facilitate and expertly designed play scenario allowing children of all ages to communicate, collaborate, and create together. Please register here: Tinkergarten.com/winter


Bubble Bash: A Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year with a countdown to Noon celebration! Families can spend time together creating lasting memories, taking part in special activities, grooving to live music, exploring the Museum’s hands-on exhibits, and counting down to Noon! This annual year-end celebration, now in its 18th year, has become a holiday tradition for families. EARLY BIRD SAVINGS THROUGH MONDAY, DECEMBER…


Santa is Coming to FireZone

Join us for our favorite event of the year!!!! We will have: *Fire fighter Gear demo *Pictures with Firefighting Santa *Holiday Treats *Craft *Free Christmas fire helmet *Please bring a toy to donate to our Toy Drive PLEASE READ BEFORE PURCHASING TICKETS *Santa Drop In is on 12/14/19, from 10am-1pm *If tickets were not purchased prior to event, tickets at…


Turkey Trot

All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate at the annual Turkey Trot Predicto Race on Thursday, November 28th starting at 8am! The top two runners who most accurately predict their finish time will win a Thanksgiving treat. Prizes will also be awarded for Best Costume. Advance registration is not required, but a waiver must be signed prior to the…