Thursday, February 07, 2013Submit An Event
Search for gnomes in the Children's Garden using your best "I Spy" skills. Checklist provided.
Where: Morton Arboretum
When: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ages: Preschool, Elementary
Cost: Free with admission
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Learn about the body's biggest muscle. Includes a heart healthy walk and a heart craft in time for Valentine's Day.
Where: Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens
When: 9:30 a.m. Thursday-Friday ;10:30 a.m. Saturday
Dads and daughters, moms and sons come dressed for a night of dancing and dining. Wear red for the valentine theme. Includes food, photos, and dancing.
Where: Palatine Park District
When: 6:30-8 p.m.
Ages: Preschool, Elementary, Tweens
Cost: $20, $13 resident
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