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Tiny Great Performance: Perceptual Motion, Inc.

DuPage Children's Museum | Naperville, Ill.

Original choreography by Perceptual Motion, Inc. will highlight DCM's newest exhibit How People Make Things and will have children up and dancing.

When: 2 and 2:45 p.m.
Cost: Free with admission

History Speaks Lecture Series: The Hindenburg Disaster

Naper Settlement | Naperville, Ill.

Learn about one of the greatest disasters of the 20th century during a first-person presentation on the Hindenburg. Veteran actor and historian Terry Lynch, recount the horrific details of that day on the 75th anniversary of the disaster.

When: 4-5 p.m.
Cost: Advance: $6, $5 students, youth and members; Day of: $7, $6 students, youth and members

What's In Your Lunch Box?

Game Pazzo | Downers Grove, Ill.

Fun demo with kids in the kitchen, Magic Mike balloon magic and puppets, root beer kegger and ice cream floats, video gaming competition and a lunchbox raffle. For more information, visit

Cost: $15

Black Bear Exhibit

Lake View Nature Center | Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.


Feature the black bear and its adaptations for survival in the forest. Crawl into the bear's den, compare your senses to that of the black bear, feel his fur, come face to face with a black bear mount and more.

Cost: Free

How People Make Things

DuPage Children's Museum | Naperville, Ill.

A new traveling exhibit created by Children's Museum of Pittsburgh that links familiar childhood objects to a process of manufacturing that combines people, ideas and technology. Inspired by the factory tour segments from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, the exhibit offers hands-on activities using real factory tools and machines to create objects including crayons, a baseball bat and a matchbox car, just to name a few.

Cost: Free with admission

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