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Walk on the Wild Side Family Program: Raptors

Cantigny Park | Wheaton, Ill.

Includes a live birds of prey demonstration by the staff of Willowbrook Wildlife Center in Glen Ellyn. See raptors such as hawks and owls up close and learn about their fascinating lives. Registration required.

When: 6 p.m.
Cost: $3, free parking

Tree House Tales

The Morton Arboretum | Lisle, Ill.

Enter a tree house village filled with adventure and imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees' ever-changing tale. The exhibition is comprised of six fun-filled, educational tree houses, aimed at kids 2-10.

When: 7 a.m.-sunset
Cost: Free with admission

Sox vs. Cubs: The Chicago Civil Wars

Elmhurst Historical Museum | Elmhurst, Ill.

Exhibit highlights the longtime rivalry between the fans of these two storied teams. This cultural history exposé covers all the bases of the crosstown rivalry to examine concepts of loyalty and fandom through videos of each team’s colorful supporters; interviews with former players, sports journalists and broadcasters; and fan souvenirs and ephemera.

Cost: Free with admission

Mud Painting

The Morton Arboretum | Lisle, Ill.

Enjoy painting with mud and looking at some of the animals that live in the dirt.

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily
Cost: Free with admission

Wonderful World of Water

The Morton Arboretum | Lisle, Ill.

Find out fascinating facts about water and splash around while painting with water in the Children's Garden.

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily
Cost: Free with admission

Goodies from Gardens

The Morton Arboretum | Lisle, Ill.

Families can discover how all of the ingredients for pizza and other foods are grown and cooked together as well as receive a special seed to take home.

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: Free with admission
 









 
 
 
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