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5:00 am
http://www.naturemuseum.org/
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
Stop by every Friday morning from 9am to 11am for the Moms’, Pops’ & Tots’. This group is for children from infant to pre-school age along with a parent or guardian. This is a FREE…
Mayfair Presbyterian Church
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Watch Lala Land at Independence Park
Independence Park
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:38 pm
7:30 pm
Fee: Free Age Range: Any Movies in the Parks is Chicago’s favorite summertime tradition, bringing big-screen entertainment to a park near you! LA LA LAND In this musical about the everyday challenges of following your…
Independence Park
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
9:00 am
Chicago Farmer’s Markets take place in neighborhoods across the city from Roseland to Lincoln Square, with new locations this year in Austin and Bronzeville. Each city market is unique to its location, so cooks and…
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Bring the kids for a fun afternoon of cooking and craft making! Kids in 1st-8th grade are invited to participate in a creative cooking class where they make a simple recipe then make a craft…
Redeemer of Calvary United Methodist Church
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Come to Josi’s and DO NOT APOLOGIZE! For special needs families only. No “let’s go round the circle” or nametags! No pressure to meet and talk to anyone and NO APOLOGIES! We have a kids…
Josi's Frozen Yogurt Cafe
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Join us Monday mornings for stories, songs and STEAM as we enjoy a summer of super exploring. This event is designed for children ages 3 to 5, but older and younger children are welcome. All…
Roden Library
5:00 am
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Museum of Contemporary Art
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
10:30 am
Join us for a Super STEAM story time with the STEAM Team! STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. In addition to the standard story time practices of reading books, singing songs, participating…
Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Teens and young adults are invited for weekly open gym nights to enjoy wholesome recreation at Eden United Church of Christ.
Eden United Church of Christ
Aug 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Two for Tuesday Storytimes! 10:30am Little Beans Cafe – Evanston 4:30pm Fannie’s–NEW WEEKLY STORYTIME STARTS TODAY!!!!!!
Fannie's Cafe
9:30 am
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Perkolator
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Come out and have some fun as we learn through play! Play, including positive social and learning opportunities, is vital to healthy brain growth. We offer children ages 0 to 3 a natural, age-appropriate way…
Roden Library
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Hands-on exploration of superheroes, their powers, and the science behind them. Drop-in each week for a new experiment and fun summer learning!
Austin-Irving
5:00 am
http://www.naturemuseum.org/
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Sip and play at Fannies! Bring the little ones to play and eat cookies!
Fannie's Cafe
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
10:30 am
Join us for a Super STEAM story time with the STEAM Team! STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. In addition to the standard story time practices of reading books, singing songs, participating…
Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
5:00 pm
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Chicago Children's Museum
12:15 pm
Lap sit story time for our youngest patrons and their families. Each session emphasizes adult-child interaction and presents books, fingerplays and songs for babies and adults to share.
Austin-Irving
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Slingshots is setting up a boutique that will help teach fashion merchandising to teens as part of vocational training. Teens will learn many different aspects of merchandising and what it takes to set up a…
Slingshots
Aug 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:47 pm
8:00 pm
Fee: Free Age Range: Any Movies in the Parks is Chicago’s favorite summertime tradition, bringing big-screen entertainment to a park near you! FIELD OF DREAMS At the urging of a mysterious voice, an Iowa farmer…
Norwood Park
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
Stop by every Friday morning from 9am to 11am for the Moms’, Pops’ & Tots’. This group is for children from infant to pre-school age along with a parent or guardian. This is a FREE…
Mayfair Presbyterian Church
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
9:00 am
Chicago Farmer’s Markets take place in neighborhoods across the city from Roseland to Lincoln Square, with new locations this year in Austin and Bronzeville. Each city market is unique to its location, so cooks and…
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
Chicago Farmer’s Markets take place in neighborhoods across the city from Roseland to Lincoln Square, with new locations this year in Austin and Bronzeville. Each city market is unique to its location, so cooks and…
5:00 am
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Museum of Contemporary Art
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
10:30 am
Join us for a Super STEAM story time with the STEAM Team! STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. In addition to the standard story time practices of reading books, singing songs, participating…
Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Teens and young adults are invited for weekly open gym nights to enjoy wholesome recreation at Eden United Church of Christ.
Eden United Church of Christ
Aug 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Two for Tuesday Storytimes! 10:30am Little Beans Cafe – Evanston 4:30pm Fannie’s–NEW WEEKLY STORYTIME STARTS TODAY!!!!!!
Fannie's Cafe
9:30 am
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Perkolator