Includes Easter Egg hunts in the hay maze and
surrounding areas, toddler hay mazes, hayrides through
the fields and the chance see the two bull calves born in January.
Kids can also check out the new baby chickens and some bigger hens
as well. Easter Egg hunts at 2 p.m.; eggs will have
prizes including fun treats and seed packets.
Check out a collection of showcase of unique rocks, gems and
other "earthly" specimens. Touch beautiful crystals, examine the
Illinois state rocks and minerals and take home a rock creation of
Amber Marsh creates cardboard puppets and masks for
professional theater companies across Chicago. Join Amber to create
a cardboard mask and experiment with patterns to transform flat
cardboard into wearable, 3D fun.
Kalapriya introduces the grace and symbolism behind the gestures
of traditional Indian dance in their special performance, "If
Peacocks Could Fly." The audience is invited to join the company to
tell a story through dance.
See a demonstration of the delicate art of Eastern European egg
painting and make an egg to take home. All children must be
accompanied by an adult.
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
A short hike leads kids to various bird habitats where they
search for "eggs" of local birds. Everyone finds "eggs" and
everyone gets a prize
May also feature treats, prizes, face painting, arts and crafts
and photo opportunities with the bunny.
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Mo Willems'
pigeon character. Miss Linda and Miss Mack will give voice to Mo's
characters in spirited performance. Plus, games, activities and
New exhibit showcases 50 rare and unique objects from the
Sterling Morton Library's collections. The artifacts include a
collection of butterflies that is more than 100 years old, an
Eskimo bone carving, original woodblocks, and metal sculptures.
Explore a modern cabinet of curiosities, with drawers that pull out
and doors that open to reveal objects and interactive games, share
your vision of a library in 50 years, and take part in a
library-wide scavenger hunt.