Thursday, January 03, 2013Submit An Event
|| Crystal Lake||
Learn how creatures cope with the cold, as well as how we mimic their behavior to survive the cold weather ourselves. Program includes an outdoor hike. Dress for the weather.
Where: Prairieview Education Center
When: 10-11:30 a.m.
Cost: $3, free adults
Snowflake "Learn to Skate" Clinics are an introduction to Rink Side's learn to skate classes. They are open to any child ages 2-11, there will be 30 minutes of instruction and 15 minutes of free time. There is a public session following the clinic and everyone can stay to skate! (Regular admission fees apply.) Sessions are held Dec. 26-29, 31, Jan. 2-5.
Where: Rink Side Ice Arena & Family Entertainment Center
When: 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Ages: Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary, Family/All Ages
Cost: $12 per clinic; skate rental $3
| Glen Ellyn
Drop off your kids for a little school's-out fun, including games and movies. Please send a sack lunch and snack for your child.
Where: Main Street Recreation Center
When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ages: Preschool, Elementary
Cost: $60, $40 resident
Interactive learning centers include a barn slide, apple orchard and chicken coop. Maggie, a life-sized fiberglass milking cow sponsored by Golden Oaks Farm in Wauconda, will be the focus of the new exhibit. Maggie is over five feet tall and features a working udder that recirculates the water that children "milk."
Where: Waukegan Public Library
Ages: Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary