Wednesday, December 12, 2012Submit An Event
Bring your stroller along and explore the exhibits in the museum. Then let kids get hands-on experience as they explore and discover nature during a 20-minute playgroup.
Where: Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
When: 9-9:45 a.m.
Ages: Toddlers, Preschool
Cost: $10 adult/child, $5 each additional child, $5 member adult/child
Interactive learning centers include a barn slide, apple orchard and chicken coop. Maggie, a life-sized fiberglass milking cow sponsored by Golden Oaks Farm in Wauconda, will be the focus of the new exhibit. Maggie is over five feet tall and features a working udder that recirculates the water that children "milk."
Where: Waukegan Public Library
Ages: Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary
Every child gets a chance to dress up as a firefighter, slide down the pole, explore a fire truck and ambulance, interact with real firefighters, listen to fun, firehouse kids stories and enjoy a delicious firehouse snack.
When: Noon-1:30 p.m.
Cost: $9, $4 adult, free kids under 1