The Easter Bunny makes a special appearance for photos from 1-3 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. The whole family is invited to celebrate Easter with Hofbräuhaus Chicago’s special menu including a spring strawberry salad with mimosa vinaigrette, tender braised lamb shank, sautéed green beans and cherry stuffed crepes.When: 1-6 p.m.
Includes hands-on elements that teach children about the role of transportation in their lives. The exhibit includes an auto repair shop, a train station with caboose, flight simulator and airplane cockpit, wind tunnel, and bicycles on stands. The exhibit will also help develop map-reading skills, teach the elements of flight, and help children recognize street signs. In addition, a G-scale model train will run above the children's department desk all year. The exhibit also includes information on energy efficient ways to travel.
Explore a play space specially designed for little hands, feet and bodies. Includes soft places to climb and explore, developmentally appropriate gross motor equipment, slides, tricycles, climbing structures and more.Cost: $10 family
Stroll or bike along the path and read the story of "Bear Wants More" by Karma Wilson.Cost: Free
Kids can plant, weed, water and more in the garden, maintained by The Organic Gardener, a Glencoe-based organization, who will also offer special activities every Tuesday and Saturday (2-3 p.m.). Activities include crafting seed packets, edible necklaces, and window greenhouses.When: April 19