Make a bat finger puppet and discover how bats are
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.
Get up and dance to live music with a children's concert every
week. Children can dance, play instruments or just listen and sing
along to classic and new children's songs.
Family activities include trick-or-treating, a special Atwood
Sphere Spooky Space tour and a Slimy Science family workshop filled
with gooey alien experiments.On
weekends, guests can stop by Planet Explorers for a chance to hear
eerie tales about the Moon in the Stories Under the Stars
Come meet Gepetto the Toymaker, the Blue Fairy and the rest of
Pinocchio's friends as he learns to be honest, unselfish and brave.
Performances run 10:30 a.m. weekdays from Oct. 17-Nov. 27 and 1
p.m. Saturday Nov. 23. For tickets visit
Join Professor McBumble and his group of rag tag actors as they
present three different fairy tales with an anti-bullying message.
Updated adaptions of Little Red Ridinghood, The Ugly Duckling &
Three Billy Goats Gruff are performed in this world premiere
musical. "It's not cool to be cruel!" "It's so lame to call people
names!" are just a few of the lesson taught in this important show.
Performances are from Oct. 2-May 2 at locations throughout Chicago
and the suburbs. Check website for venue dates and times.
Blue Man Group is a multi-sensory experience that fuses
innovative theatrical spectacle and powerful original music with
hilarious comedy to create a performance experience unlike any
other. One of the world's most popular theatrical productions,
today's Blue Man Group is a blend of signature material that has
been in the show since the opening, as well as newer passages that
examine the influence of technology on today's world with a funny
and perceptive look at contemporary communication vehicles.
Based on the Frog and Toad book series. Runs Oct. 9-Nov. 24,
Performances are 10 a.m. Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday; 2 p.m.
Saturday from Oct. 12-Nov. 16. A wide range of events will be held
in conjunction with this production including an ice cream social,
community partner days, post-show discussion and autograph
sessions. The performances on Oct. 24 and 27 will e interpreted in
American Sign Language. The Nov. 9 performance will feature a live
audio description for patrons who are blind or have low vision, as
welll as a pre-performance touch tour.
Spend a whole day with Llama Llama and Mama Llama as they
encounter the daily fun and foibles of Llama life. Help them get
through school stress, grocery store grievances, and bedtime big
business. Runs Oct. 5, 2013-Jan. 5, 2014.