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The Depot

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401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
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February 2020

LEGO City Build

February 1, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$40

Come and celebrate National LEGO Day! The River Forest Park District will be collaborating with Play-Well TEKnologies and families in the community to build River Forest out of 20,000 LEGO Bricks! Families will have the opportunity to create River Forest, while tackling these questions through play: If you had the chance to design River Forest, how would you design it? What else would you add to the village that you think is currently missing? How would you make River Forest…

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Valentine’s Day Kids’ Night Out

February 14, 5:45 pm - 8:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$10

It's Valentine's Day - Parents want a date night! Drop your kids off with us for an evening of Valentine's Day art, movie, pizza and more.

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Jedi Engineering with LEGO®

February 15, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$24 – $30

The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles as we construct the Ewok Village on Endor, fly through space on our X-Wings, and defend the Echo Base on Hoth. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire! Min 10/Max 16

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Jedi Master Engineering with LEGO®

February 15, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$24 – $30

The Force is strong in this advanced engineering course for young Jedi! Use the force to raise your X-Wing from the Dagobah swamp, challenge the AT-AT walkers on Hoth, and fly the Millennium Falcon through the Kessel Run. Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while you explore a galaxy, far, far away. Min 10/Max 16

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Magic Show and Lunch

February 17, 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$40 – $50

Come watch a thrilling and entertaining magic show by Gary Kantor. Gary’s magic has been enjoyed by over 90,000 children. The show is packed with vanishing acts, mind-reading tricks, and a variety of hilarious tricks that will have the children rolling on the floor with laughter. The show is appropriate for all ages. Min 10/ Max 40

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LEGO-Paloosa

February 18, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2020 at 10:00 am

The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$32 – $40

It’s all hands-on Lego learning! Join us as we explore core STEM concepts and link them to the world. Students will collaborate, problem-solve and discover. Min 6/Max 14

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Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR

February 23, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on March 15, 2020 at 9:00 am

The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$73 – $91

Safe Sitter® prepares students to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises. Students even get to use CPR manikins to practice CPR and choking rescue! There have been 238 River Forest youth trained in the program! Min 6/Max 12 The class includes the…

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LEGO-Paloosa

February 28, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2020 at 10:00 am

The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$32 – $40

It’s all hands-on Lego learning! Join us as we explore core STEM concepts and link them to the world. Students will collaborate, problem-solve and discover. Min 6/Max 14

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March 2020

Youth Cooking Class

March 2, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$33 – $41

Join iCook for a one-day cooking class! Our little chefs will explore a variety of foundational cooking techniques, including slicing, dicing, chopping, folding, baking, zesting, mixing, and more! We’ll be making a tasty VeggieTostada, a Ricotta and Strawberry Parfait, and a delicious beverage to wash it down! Min 7/Max 18

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“Pi Day” Pie Bake

March 14, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$33 – $41

It’s “Pi day!” Join us as we learn how to make and bake two different kinds of pie--Key Lime and Cinnamon Apple with homemade whipped cream! Min 7/Max 18

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Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR

March 15, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on March 15, 2020 at 9:00 am

The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$73 – $91

Safe Sitter® prepares students to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises. Students even get to use CPR manikins to practice CPR and choking rescue! There have been 238 River Forest youth trained in the program! Min 6/Max 12 The class includes the…

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April 2020

Breakfast with the Bunny

April 4, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$12 – $15

You are invited to eat breakfast with the Bunny. Enjoy a buffet breakfast of pancakes, eggs, sausage, hash browns, fruit and yogurt. Children will have the opportunity to visit with the bunny so be sure to bring a camera. After breakfast, join the Bunny outside for our Egg Hunt at Keystone Park West. Each family member attending the breakfast (regardless of age), must register and pay. We do not have high chairs or booster seats available. There will be assigned…

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