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Health and Wellness Night

Chicago Children's Museum | Chicago, Ill.


Families can get their hearts and imaginations racing with an evening of fun activities. March 28, April 25, May 30, June 27.

When: 5-8 p.m.
Cost: Free

Nature’s Creatures Animal Show

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum | Chicago, Ill.


Join Erin and her creatures during an action-packed animal presentation. Interact with snakes, lizards, birds, and more as you learn about conservation and responsible pet ownership.

When: 11 a.m.-noon
Cost: Free

Music Dance Party!

Gymboree Play & Music - Naperville | Naperville, Ill.


Sing, dance and party with your little one at Gymboree's music dance party.

When: Noon-1 p.m.
Cost: Free

Flashlight Egg Hunt

Glen Ellyn Park District | Glen Ellyn, Ill.

Find eggs filled with candy and toys, including the "special egg" to be redeemed for a prize basket. Be sure to bring your own flashlight to make egg hunting easier.

When: 8:30-9 p.m.
Cost: $9, $6 resident

Spanish Storytime at Palatine's Rand Road Branch Public Library

Palatine Park District | Palatine, Ill.


Native speakers from Language Stars provide a 30-minute interactive FunImmersion program with books, songs and activities conducted entirely in their native language.

When: 12:15-12:45 p.m.
Cost: Free

Hawaiian Bunny Hop & Egg Hunt

Downers Grove Park District | Downers Grove, Ill.

Dress up in a tropical outfit, make a craft, enjoy refreshments, party games and dancing. Then enjoy an egg hunt in the gym. Plus, take a photo with the Bunny.

When: 6:30-7:45 p.m.
Cost: $26, $18 resident

Flashlight Egg Hunt

Downers Grove Park District | Downers Grove, Ill.

Search for candy-stuffed eggs under the moonlight.

When: 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $9, $6 resident; after March 18: $12, $9 resident

Hip Hop House Holiday

Taylor Park | Chicago, Ill.


May feature treats, prizes, face painting, arts and crafts plus photo opportunities with the bunny.

When: 5:30-8 p.m.
Cost: Free

Chris McBrien Comedian Ventriloquist Extradinaire

Niles Public Library | Niles, Ill.


Chris McBrien delivers his hilarious family-friendly stand-up comedy routine.

When: 2-2:45 p.m.
Cost: Free

Tales and Treasures

Morton Arboretum | Lisle, Ill.

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.

Cost: Free with admission

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