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Health and Wellness Night

Chicago Children's Museum | Chicago, Ill.

FREE  

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.

FREE  

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

Hip Hop House Holiday

Taylor Park | Chicago, Ill.

FREE  

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

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

Respite care for families affected by special needs

Christian Fellowship Church | Chicago, Ill.

FREE  

A new respite care program offers free childcare for children with special needs. The program is free for all families. No affiliation with the church or any church is required.Facilities specific to children with special needs include: wheelchair access, quiet room, sensory wall, playroom, nursery, accessible restroom and changing table.Volunteers are trained with sensitivity and knowledge to care for children with autism, Down syndrome, behavioral disorders, cerebral palsy, speech and language impairments, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy, and developmental/cognitive disabilities. There is a place for any child affected by special needs, as well as their siblings. Childcare is provided from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday evenings. Children may be dropped off and picked up at any time during this period. Parents are welcome to spend time in the facilities to observe, meet other parents, or connect with volunteers. To register, email or call Amy Giacalone, churchinroscoevillage@gmail.com.

Cost: Free
 







 
 
 
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