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Aug 17 – Aug 18 all-day Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
http://www.naturemuseum.org/
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Mayfair Presbyterian Church
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…
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Independence Park
Watch Lala Land at Independence Park
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:38 pm Independence Park
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…
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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 Redeemer of Calvary United Methodist Church
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…
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Josi's Frozen Yogurt Cafe
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…
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Roden Library
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…
Aug 22 – Aug 23 all-day Museum of Contemporary Art
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Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
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…
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Eden United Church of Christ
Teens and young adults are invited for weekly open gym nights to enjoy wholesome recreation at Eden United Church of Christ.
Aug 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Fannie's Cafe
Two for Tuesday Storytimes! 10:30am Little Beans Cafe – Evanston 4:30pm Fannie’s–NEW WEEKLY STORYTIME STARTS TODAY!!!!!!
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am Perkolator
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Roden Library
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…
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Austin-Irving
Hands-on exploration of superheroes, their powers, and the science behind them. Drop-in each week for a new experiment and fun summer learning!
Aug 24 – Aug 25 all-day Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
http://www.naturemuseum.org/
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Fannie's Cafe
Sip and play at Fannies! Bring the little ones to play and eat cookies!
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
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…
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Chicago Children's Museum
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Aug 24 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm Austin-Irving
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.
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Slingshots
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…
Aug 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:47 pm Norwood Park
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…
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Mayfair Presbyterian Church
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…
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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
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 29 – Aug 30 all-day Museum of Contemporary Art
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Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
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…
Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Eden United Church of Christ
Teens and young adults are invited for weekly open gym nights to enjoy wholesome recreation at Eden United Church of Christ.
Aug 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Fannie's Cafe
Two for Tuesday Storytimes! 10:30am Little Beans Cafe – Evanston 4:30pm Fannie’s–NEW WEEKLY STORYTIME STARTS TODAY!!!!!!
Aug 30 @ 9:30 am Perkolator
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!