Enjoy an evening hayride through the grounds, followed by a
marshmallow roast and popcorn over an open campfire. Registration
required. Oct. 12, 20 and 26.
Explore easy vocabulary and early literacy skills in a dual
language environment. Sing a song in English and Polish and read
along with some favorite stories in both languages.
The exhibit transforms seven beloved and
award-winning picture books - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit," "The
Snowy Day," "Where's Spot?" "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie," "Chicka
Chicka Boom Boom," "Abuela," and "Tuesday" - into
three-dimensional, bilingual play and learning environments.
A new permanent exhibit, reinventing the museum's
current "Play Library" exhibit as a pretend bookstore. Features a
reading loft, various reading nooks, and a changing array of
children's books and periodicals. Also includes a variety of
activities to promote literacy.
Explore cool things about nature and plants with your family on
Saturdays and Sundays. Classes include a variety of hands-on
activities and projects for kids 4-10, accompanied by an adult.
Temporary exhibit in Habitat Park that consists of
18 child-height stands placed throughout the park, each displaying
two pages of "Leaves" by David Ezra Stein.
The last four weekends in October will feature special Halloween
activities, including trick-or-treating for LEGO bricks, taking
part in a spooky scavenger hunt and trying
creepy creative challenges.
Performance schedule for this musical is 8 p.m. Friday and
Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday from Oct. 4-20. Tickets can be
purchased online at www.highlandparkplayers.com
or at West Ridge Center, 636 Ridge Road, in Highland Park. For
further information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celebrating its 19th season, Dance Chicago 2013 is the
cornerstone of the city's fall dance season, showcasing over 300
individual acts from more than 3,000 dancers and choreographers
from Chicago's best dance companies.