Dave Seagren and his Tropical Sound Steel Pan bring the spirit
of the Caribbean Islands to life with a variety of tropical music
styles including reggae, calypso, socca, Latin and pop. Experience
the sound of the Caribbean as Dave plays his steel drum or "PAN,"
an instrument hand crafted from a fifty-five gallon steel oil
Celebrate the Year of the Snake with crafts, snacks, and special
Winter fundraiser features displays and demonstrations by
natural history experts, live music, dancers, refreshments, and an
Cinderella is presented by The State Ballet Theatre of Russia.
Tickets can be purchased at the Theatre Box Office, all
Ticketmaster Outlets, at (800) 982-2787 or ticketmaster.com.
Stanley Lambchop wants to travel the world to escape his
ordinary life. One night, a bulletin board falls right on top of
Stanley and he wakes up really flat. Recommended for kids 3-10.
The Northwestern University Symphonic Band celebrates a variety
of music and sound in this concert for kids.
All-ages, all-city celebration of Chicago's new and emerging
artists of the hip hop generation. Includes film, music
videos, and a poetry/storytelling slam in addition to $10
fade haircuts, a Hip Hop Art Gallery and a Hip Hop Boutique and
some of Chicago's best DJs. Plus a B-Boy/B-Girl Dance Battle.
One-man show for families at 7 p.m. Jan. 26.
An action-packed competition that features teams from Chicago
and the surrounding suburbs. Participants compete for trophies by
driving robots they designed, built and programmed. The Oak Park
Education Foundation is also holding an Open House showcasing their
art, science, architecture and engineering programs that features
hands-on projects for kids 5-12.
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.