Since the first settlers to DuPage County in the early 1800s,
quilting has been a popular and important skill in the household.
Learn how to quilt your own work of art.
Redmoon and its collaborators will be leading free workshops for
community members. In these workshops, community members will be
invited to learn the art of spoken word, drumming, and key elements
of public performance in an effort to create authentic, unexpected
urban celebrations. The Bucket Boys, a six person drum troupe
composed of talented teenagers from the South Side, will lead
community members in their unique style of drumming. The Young
Chicago Authors, an organization which offers education and
scholarships for young Chicagoans interested in creative writing,
will have several representatives present to lead the community in
expression through spoken word. Following the workshops, the
participants and any other interested community members will be
invited to join Redmoon and its collaborators to create a 30-40
minute spectacle and parade in the public park.
Experience music, dance and theater classes for children and
adults. Plus, face painting, musical instrument petting zoo,
refreshments and more. Free Child IDs are sponsored by New York
Free health screenings for adults and children and
physicians are available for consultations. Also
features fun family activities, raffle prizes and
Audiences will experience the wildly entertaining tale of a man
and his servant landing in a foreign land, searching for their
long-lost twin brothers. Everywhere they go, strangers insist that
they're old friends. Mistaken identities abound, but in the end,
chaos gives way to clarity in this comedy filled with mayhem and
Includes raffles, refreshments, music, games, bounce house and
special tuition promotions.
The exhibit, organized by the Purdue Agriculture Exhibit Design
Center, teaches children that mammals are carnivores, herbivores or
omnivores and that there are different types of teeth and feeding
habits for each. Among its features are animal skulls, including a
tiny weasel and a polar bear. Kids can look at their own teeth in
the Tooth Sleuth mirror to determine their eating category.
A new food and a outdoor market experience with yummy treats,
family-friendly live music, lots of shade, and a playground area.
The Nosh is every Saturday at The Pritzker School Playground, on
Damen Ave between Evergreen & Schiller.