Saturday, October 06, 2012Submit An Event
Kids can take classes taught by the Actors Training Center as part of this all-day improv festival at Navy Pier. Classes take place on the hour (1-4 p.m.), then stay for performances from some of Chicago's best improv groups (7-11 p.m., tickets required).
Where: Navy Pier
When: 1-4 p.m.
Ages: Elementary, Teens
Jennifer Holik, professional genealogist and author of numerous genealogy books, helps young people investigate their family history using simple research techniques, then record what they discover with basic genealogy charts. Parents, guardians and grandparents are encouraged to attend.
Where: DuPage County Historical Museum
When: 1-2 p.m.
Ages: Tweens, Teens
|| Tinley Park||
Board a Safari Hay Ride outfitted with 20 Zombie Slaying paintball guns, mounted turret style. Once aboard, you will be ferried to the grounds via a tractor tow, where the Zombies will attack from all sides
Where: Odyssey Fun World Tinley Park
When: 7 p.m.-midnight
Ages: Elementary, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Cost: $15; extra paintballs can be purchased for $8 for 75.