Learn about the zoo's cats, from big cats like African lions,
Amur leopards, Amur tigers, and snow leopards to small ones,
including fishing cats and domestic house cats. Plus, special Zoo
Chats and cat-themed crafts and activities for cat lovers of all
Join a keeper-led tour of the Children's Zoo, then head to the
barn to help keepers with morning chores like feeding the cows,
delivering hay to the goats or brushing the animals.
Everyone should know what do in case of a fire. Visit
the Play it Safe exhibit for kid-friendly life-saving skills and
Join Todd, Matt, and D.M. from the White Dad Problems Comedy
Podcast as they dispense horrible parenting advice and let you
laugh at their misery. Tickets on sale now at
An arts focused event where children are encouraged to craft and
create a board that depicts what they love, what they are
interested in, as well as hopes and dreams. Supervision and
materials will be provided, including pre-cut images for children
too young to use scissors. Meets at UrbaBaby, 1751 W. Division.
Stories, craft projects and family fun that explores the Jewish
holidays and provides a chance to meet new friends and spend
meaningful time with your family. Preregistration is requested.
The new Railway Garden, a G-gauge model railway running through
a 2.5 acre site, opens April 30. Visitors enter through a 1920s-era
railway depot to see trains running through a garden of miniature
plants, water features and a variety of landscapes. May 1 through
Visitors can walk inside the two-story silo and turn the crank
of a silage machine, watching "corn plants" delivered to the top of
the silo. Plus, learn about the history of silos and silage, build
miniature silos with building blocks simulating wood, brick and
metal and much more.
See a toy so amazing, so unbelievable, it has the power to
transform into anything you want it to be. Enter a world where
imagination rules, and ordinary becomes extraordinary.
Kids enter artist Gino Severini's interpretation of trains by
role-playing engineer, passenger or conductor in a child-size train
and look for objects in an eight-foot wide "hidden pictures" mural
of artist Don Stewart's "Steam Train." Plus, enjoy specially
designed wooden train tables and a huge new interactive crane.