Saturday, May 11, 2013Submit An Event
|| West Chicago||
Come dressed up in beautiful dresses and accessories, play Victorian games, make a Victorian fan, learn the language of the fan and other Victorian customs.
Where: West Chicago Public Library
When: 1-3 p.m.
Ages: Elementary, Tweens
Every Saturday kids enjoy free crafts for kids at all Lakeshore locations. April 6: My Favorite Animal Picture; April 13: Crafty Clothespin Magnets; April 20: Earth Day Binoculars; April 27: Make-A-Face Puppet; May 4: I Love My Teacher Card; May 11: Mommy's Memories Photo Frame; May 18: Critter Creations; May 25: Dazzling Memorial Day Centerpiece; June 1: High Flying Sky Diver; June 8: Under the Sea Porthole; June 15: Father's Day Tie; June 22: Welcome, Summer! Door Hanger; June 29: Fourth of July Noisemaker.
Where: Lakeshore Learning Store
When: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Ages: Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary
Giovanni Zoppé performs as Nino, an old-world, European-style clown. Audience members are seated inside the tent less than 20 feet from the spectacle. Acts include crowd favorite, 3-year-old Giovanni Julien Veneto Zoppé, performing alongside his father; an equestrian ballerina; Rudolf's Performing Canines from Bavaria; a breathtaking swing act 30 feet above the crowd; and a narrator/ringmaster.
Where: Caputo's Fresh Markets
When: 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday; 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday; 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 and 4 p.m. Sunday
Ages: Family/All Ages
Cost: $10 and up; free kids' tickets and discounts available at Caputo's Fresh Markets
Join children's singer-songwriter Little Miss Ann as she performs some of her favorite songs, which feature upbeat tunes that kids love and positive messages that parents appreciate.
Where: Room & Board Chicago
When: 11-11:45 a.m.
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary
A fun day of superhero activities like science classes with Kids Science Labs, soccer drills with the UIC men's soccer team, professional painting classes, and more. All kids receive their own superhero cape. Plus, food from Kind, Honest Tea drinks, Giordano's pizza, live music from Jeanie B and the Jelly Beans, family pictures, and a Kate Spade pop-up shop. Some real superheroes may make an appearance!
Where: Menomonee Club for Boys & Girls
When: 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Ages: Family/All Ages
Cost: $35, $30 kids 2 and up; $100 family of four