Wendy & DB love to get kids singing, wiggling, jumping, dancing and having a great time. Their original songs encourage children to use their imaginations, teach musical basics like melody and rhythm, and show kids how to have fun with words.
Explore the sculpture park with trained docents. Kids get a bit of culture and art education, but aren't expected to be sit still, be quiet and never touch anything. May 18, June 22, July 27, Aug. 24 and Sept. 28.
Dig in the dirt, investigate colors in the natural environment, and explore the textures of nature.
Cantigny's resident horticulturists, Bob Carr and Chris Roberts,
will lead a leisurely bike ride, with stops at different areas of
the gardens. Register in advance at Cantigny.org or
(630) 260-8162. June 19, Aug. 15.
Part of the Kraft Kids Concert series. Park opens at 11 a.m.
Dr. Gesundheit's Clown Therapy mixes physical comedy, acrobatics, comic juggling and ingenious audience participation.
Area 51 Exotics brings their incredible animals to the library.
Learn where each animal comes from, how it survives, what it eats,
and other fascinating and sometimes weird facts.
Exercise alone or with your children 3 and up. Playland Attendant on site for Children under 5. All first-time attendees recieve a Health & Fitness Goodie Bag. Bring a towel, water and a mat.
Kids create a gelatin aquarium, build a marshmallow octopus and mold chocolate sea creatures. Plus, there will be a salt water taffy demo and pull.