Activities include: an epic battle of good vs. evil as heroes
join forces to save MINILAND from an invasion of criminal villains;
a hero-themed costume contest; a super hero scavenger hunt for a
chance to win four free annual passes; build your own
crime-fighting super hero; creative building challenges for a
chance to win prizes; and more.
The exhibit features the illustrations of W. W. Denslow, a
Chicago resident whose famous illustrations helped to inspire the
design of the classic 1939 MGM film starring Judy Garland. The
bright and colorful exhibit provides a variety of learning
opportunities and hands-on activities within a three-dimensional
representation of Denslow's distinctive illustrations.
Discover how sounds make music, and how music makes you feel,
with activities like making melodies on bolt- and wrench-a-phones,
using soft sculpture pegs to make a music box, blowing air over a
reed, moving musical notes on a staff, beating percussion
instruments, and creating an artistic masterpiece that reflects how
music makes you feel
Stanley has always dreamed of doing great things, but he
resigns himself to playing with his little brother… until the
morning he wakes up completely flat. Stanley can now
fold up into an envelope, hide in paintings, become a surfboard and
travel wherever he wants! He is finally having the adventures of
his dreams, but something is still missing. Performances at 7 p.m.
Friday; 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 5 p.m. Sunday from Feb.