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Mayslake Peabody Estate

1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States

October 2017

Myths and Legends

October 24, 2017, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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$10

Do bats really get caught in your hair? Was there a glass coffin hidden on the estate holding the remains of the original owner? Enjoy s’mores and a discussion around the campfire as you discover the truth behind wildlife myths and the legends of Mayslake Peabody Estate. Ages 12 and up; under 18 with an adult.  Register online or at 630-206-9566.

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December 2017

Holiday Art and Craft Market

December 9, 2017, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on December 10, 2017 at 10:00 am

Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Shop for quality artisan holiday gifts for family and friends. Part of the proceeds will benefit the next restoration project at Mayslake Hall.

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January 2018

Archery for Families

January 5, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Learn the basic techniques and safety essentials. Equipment provided. Programs will take place indoors. Register at 630-933-7248. Ages 9 and up, under 18 with an adult. Register Online!

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Wizards Wands and Wildlife

January 7, 2018, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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$15

Spend an enchanted evening at Mayslake! Witch and wizard families will be sorted into houses and outfitted with wands before attending magical courses, where they’ll learn about owls and other fantastic creatures, the powers of plants, and the defensive strategies of wildlife. Ages 7 and up; under 18 with an adult. Register at 630-942-6200. Register Online!

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February 2018

Wonders of Winter

February 3, 2018, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Go on a horse-drawn hayride, take a nature hike, and try ice fishing, snowshoeing and other ways to enjoy the outdoors in winter. Then, warm up inside Mayslake Hall with fun activities. All ages. Fees for some activities. Registration not required. Questions? Call 630-933-7248.

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March 2018

Explore Your Tackle Box

March 11, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Bring your tackle box to this indoor program to learn how to use what’s inside and how lures look to fish. Ages 12 and up; under 18 with an adult.  Register at 630-933-7248.

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April 2018

Calmness and Coloring Saturday

April 14, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Unplug, relax and escape modern-day stresses at an afternoon of coloring. Materials provided. All ages; under 18 with an adult. No registration. Questions? Call 630-206-9566.

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June 2018

The Art of Pollinators Exhibit

June 1, 2018, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Free

Gain a better appreciation of pollinator powerhouses as you enjoy works by local artists at this exhibit co-hosted by the DuPage Monarch Project.

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December 2018

Holiday Art and Craft Market

December 8, 2018, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on December 9, 2018 at 10:00 am

Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
Free

Shop for quality artisan holiday gifts for family and friends.

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January 2019

Wizards Wands and Wildlife

January 4, 2019, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on January 5, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
$15

Spend an enchanted evening or afternoon at Mayslake Hall! We’ll outfit your wizarding family with wands before sending you to magical courses where you’ll learn about owls and other fantastic creatures, astounding animal adaptations, and the defensive strategies of wildlife. Ages 8 and up; under 18 with an adult. Register online or at 630-942-6200.

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First Folio Theatres All Childish Things

January 23, 2019, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on January 30, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on January 31, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
$25 – $44

When a cohort of life-long buddies and Star Wars fans come up with the perfect caper, everything starts off as smoothly as a Jedi mind trick until the Dark Side starts to beckon. Will divided loyalties and greed cause their partnership to implode like the Death Star, or will the Force be with them? Ages 12 and up; under 18 with an adult. Tickets at 630-986-8067 or firstfolio.org.

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February 2019

Wonders of Winter

February 2, 2019, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
Free

Try ice fishing, geocaching, snowshoeing and other outdoor winter fun. Then, warm up inside Mayslake Hall with activities and interesting info on plants, animals and programs from rangers, naturalists and volunteers. All ages. Free admission; fees for some activities. No registration. Questions? Call 630-933-7248.

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July 2019

Discover Mayslake

July 20, 2019, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States

Discover this historic estate inside and out through activities, music, art and tours.

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January 2020

Wizards, Wands and Wildlife

January 3, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on January 4, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
$15

Spend an enchanted evening at Mayslake Hall. Wizard families will attend magical courses where they'll learn about nocturnal creatures, insect transformations, and ways wildlife find food. They'll also solve mysteries by investigating real animal bones! Ages 8 and up; under 18 with an adult. $15 per person. Register online or at 630-942-6200.

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February 2020

Wonders of Winter

February 1, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
Free

Try ice fishing, geocaching, snowshoeing and other winter fun, and then warm up inside Mayslake Hall with activities and info on plants, animals and more from rangers, naturalists and volunteers. All ages. Free admission; fees for some activities. No registration. Questions? Call 630-933-7248.

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