This free family festival is filled with interactive games, art activities, performances, wellness screenings and fitness. At 8 a.m., take the two-mile walk from the museum to the UIC Forum. Visit website for more information.
Includes games, activities, music, food and cold-blooded animals.
The event focuses on green neighborhoods, sustainable lifestyles and best practices. Highlights include eco-friendly vendors, local chefs and restaurants, games and activities for children, items for sale, and entertainment. In addition, recycling booths will be available for eyeglasses, sun glasses, hearing aids, rechargeable batteries, cell phones and old blue jeans.
Celebrate Earth Day with tea and sweet treats, then plant and decorate a tea cup planter to take home.
Celebrate Earth Day with a free spring walk to the Garden's McDonald Woods-a 100-acre oak woodland that is being restored to its presettlement condition. Learn about the restoration efforts taking place and see a variety of spring wildflowers.
Children can operate the Digital Command Control System for running the model trains on the club’s portable layout. The Valley Model Train Layout also features a CTC computerized signal system courtesy of the Valley Model Railroad Club. Plus, train related activities and gifts.
Learn how to use a campfire accessory: the pie iron. See a milking demonstration with the goats, then make a simple goat cheese. Finish by making gourmet pie iron grilled cheese sandwiches and fruit pies.
Celebrate the opening of Schaumburg’s newest attraction – Bison’s Bluff Nature Playground. Features lots of unique play opportunities, games and activities, and refreshments.
Catch, craft, and climb! Enjoy pecial Earth Day family activities in the 3-acre nature play area.
Plant a seed to take home, play games, test your recycling knowledge, create a recycled art sculpture, take a self-guided Earth Day trail walk and more.