Learn more about polar bears - and what can be done to help
them. The zoo offers twice-daily Arctic activities at 11:30 a.m.
and 1:00 p.m. Resident polar bear Anana will be in for some extra
treats, and staff and volunteers will be giving away free passes to
see To The Arctic 3Dat Navy Pier
Includes activities, door prizes, giveaways and vendors
available, all designed to promote a healthy lifestyle to
Artist Ann Toebbe leads a class in which young artists use
paint, paper, glue and other materials to construct their house
Explore all 3 levels, 24 classrooms, an artisan gift shop, and
gallery. Experiment in all departments with our free workshops and
demonstrations for any age, including special kids' activities from
Chamber ensembles from the Civic Orchestra present free,
interactive concerts in neighborhoods across Chicago as part of the
MusiCorps In the Park with Civic series, a music education and
Bring your own skis and test your skills
along the 1 mile looped trail, then enjoy hot
chocolate around the campfire.
Families can learn how to be safe in and around the home. Use a
"passport" to meet local safety personnel and learn important
safety tips to use every day. Get a free gift once the passport is
Join us at Aspen Drive Library for stories, music, crafts, and
games as we celebrate the beloved author's birthday.
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.
Learn about Chicago's two World's Fairs though the
experiences of three Elmhurst residents during the 1893 and 1933-34
fairs and explore rare artifacts.