Drop-N-Shop with Coach Ed

Glen Ellyn Park District | Glen Ellyn, Ill.

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.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: $60, $40 resident

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

Enchanted Railroad

Morton Arboretum | Lisle, Ill.

See model trains loop around a holiday-themed track. Santa has his own car. Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 26-Jan. 6
Cost: Free with admission
 



 
 
 
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