This event offers girls the chance to capture their own special
travel moments with their My American Girl doll during her spring
and summer breaks. Includes a delicious meal, fun journaling
activities, and a special American Girl book to take home.
Reservations required. April 4, May 16, June 6.
A family-focused open house loaded with live entertainment, crafts, activities, and delicious food from some of the city's favorite dining spots. Ralph's World performsn, as well as Chicago's hip-hop performance artists Q Brothers and Nili Yellin, the Storybook Mom. Family movement sessions led by Mind Art Core Pilates Performance, face painting, crafts, and other activities. Food and beverages provided by Shaw's Crab House, Glazed & Infused Doughnuts, Big Star, Eli's Cheesecake Company, RM Champagne Salon, and PepsiCo. Purchase tickets at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/639994.
The exhibit features the rare Black Java
and White Java strains of chicken, which were an endangered species
less than a decade ago. Includes a special child-height egg
incubator, hatchery unit and a pen for newborn chicks. Runs from
March 18-June 16.
The exhibit showcases the creative accomplishments and innovations of one of Chicago's native sons, Walt Disney, and the ongoing legacy of the company that bears his name. Features artifacts that have not been widely seen by the public, including drawings, props, costumes, artwork from classic Disney animation, theme park attractions, TV shows and live action films, plus items from contemporary Disney milestones. Hands-on, interactive stations bring Disney's technological breakthroughs in animation and motion pictures to life. Guests can try recording sound effects, explore Disney's revolutionary MultiPlane film camera and learn to draw some of their favorite Disney characters in the Animation Academy.
When the pigpen starts to look like a real sty, Mama says
it's time to leave and build something new. Help Cha, Stu, and Bao
watch for wolves while they use hay, sticks, and bricks to make it
in a big, bad world. Performances run Jan. 22-May 17,
Ramona Quimby is about to start 3rd grade and everything
is about to change. Her sister Beezus guides us through a full year
on Klickitat Street, bringing a change for Dad, a rivalry for
Ramona, and the speediest wedding this side of Alaska. Runs from
Feb. 6-May 18.
Li'l Buds presents an original adaptation of the stories of
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass.
Performances run 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays; 5:30 p.m. Sundays
from May 3-25.
This magical musical story is filled with adventure, imagination, friendship, family in a multicultural world and ultimate triumph defying the class prejudices. Performances run 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. April 26; 2 p.m. April 27, May 3 and May 4.