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 advocacy program.
When: 1 p.m.
Pianist George Lepauw takes the audience on a journey to foreign lands and introduces them to new characters with music by Scarlatti and Debussy. Includes performance and discussion about different topics related to the piano and piano performance. Followed by a milk-and-cookies reception.When: 3-4 p.m.
Concert for children.When: 10:30 a.m.
Bring your own skis and test your skills along the 1 mile looped trail, then enjoy hot chocolate around the campfire.When: 5-9 p.m.
Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with Seuss crafts and a showing of The Lorax.When: 6-9 p.m.
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 completely stamped.When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Enjoy the story of Dorothy and friends on the big screen at Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center.When: 10:30 a.m.
Family drop-in program includes crafts, books and board games, along with breakfast treats from Blue Max Coffee. Plus, a fun story time by the fireplace at 10:30.Cost: Free
Join us at Aspen Drive Library for stories, music, crafts, and games as we celebrate the beloved author's birthday.When: 10:30 a.m.
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.Cost: Free