Learn all about wind, from breezes to tornadoes. Then harness
the wind's energy by building kites, and flying them in Thatcher
Woods Forest Preserve.
The museum will be filled with dozens of hands-on science
exhibits and interactive demonstrations, from mirrors to magnets,
static to lasers.
Party starts with crafts for all ages and an interactive
walk-through Easter story, followed by breakfast for the entire
family, and an enormous Easter Egg hunt. Bring an Easter basket to
decorate, or make a new one at the party.
Prizes and treats are hidden in eggs throughout Wilder Park.
Dogs must be leashed, wearing current rabies tags and accompanied
by an adult. Bring a camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny.
Prices awarded for best costume.
After the egg hunt, walk over to Splatters Create & Party
and let your kids have fun creating a free Easter decoration.
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.
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.
Exhibition highlighting the culture of illustration through the
talented cartoonists, illustrators and voice actors connected to
the Geneva community. Features well-known artists such as Daws
Butler, the voice of Yogi Bear and many Hanna Barbera characters,
along with Chester Gould, creator of the Dick Tracy comic
Hold baby lambs, goats, chicks, piglet and calf, and watch
the sheep being sheared. Cameras are welcome.