Go "behind the scenes" for an all-new experience at the
military museum, plus see rare artifacts seldom displayed. Also
features guided tours and hands-on educational activities for all
Kids will enjoy stories staged with puppets and drawings, while
being exposed to the French language. Side activities facilitate
comprehension. Today's story is Le petit ogre veut aller à
l'école, a story of an ogre who's learning to
Come to the library for an afternoon of drawing, reading, and
learning about comics. Create your own comic book character and
learn how to make a comic strip.
Feature the black bear and its adaptations for survival in the
forest. Crawl into the bear's den, compare your senses to that of
the black bear, feel his fur, come face to face with a black bear
mount and more.
Exhibit includes numerous artifacts, photographs and other
documentary items that tell the story of Chicago's iconic candy
makers, including Snickers, Lemonheads, Butterfingers
and Cracker Jack.
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