A new exhibit that explores how food connects us to the
natural world and to each other. Sights, smells and tastes
benchmark the story of food as it journeys into our stomachs and
imagination. Includes hands-on interactives, family
activities and active public programs.
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
Interactive learning centers include a barn slide, apple
orchard and chicken coop. Maggie, a life-sized
fiberglass milking cow sponsored by Golden Oaks Farm in Wauconda,
will be the focus of the new exhibit. Maggie is over five feet tall
and features a working udder that recirculates the water that
Discover what fish live at The Morton Arboretum and paint with
Look at pictures, get fun facts and make a toad-ally cool
tadpole to take home.
Hold baby lambs, goats, chicks, piglet and calf, and watch
the sheep being sheared. Cameras are welcome.
Make your own cape; pledge your real (or make believe) powers;
design, build and test customized flying machines; create a super
sidekick in the Kraft Artabounds Studio; and complete the museum's
series of exhibit-based challenges to acquire and wield your many
All season, Wonder Works allows children to decorate and plant
their own 6" flowerpots. This special opportunity supports the
Wonder Works Organic Garden.
The show based on the classic tale runs from April 16-Aug.
The story of Gabi, a teenage girl living in the West Town
neighborhood of Chicago with her Latino immigrant parents. As Gabi
starts high school at Lane Tech, a new world opens up to her - a
world that eventually leads her to the truth about her heritage,
including her family's journey to America. Performances are 7:30
p.m. Fridays; 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays from April 13-May