Spring Wildflower Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History | River Forest, Ill.

FREE  

Join a naturalist for a guided walk to view the delicate blooms of local woodland wildflower

When: 1-2 p.m.
Cost: Free

Health and Wellness Night

Chicago Children's Museum | Chicago, Ill.

FREE  

Families can get their hearts and imaginations racing with an evening of fun activities. March 28, April 25, May 30, June 27.

When: 5-8 p.m.
Cost: Free

North Shore Unitarian Church Art Fair

North Shore Unitarian Church | Deerfield, Ill.

FREE  

Features more than 60 juried artists and artisans from around the Midwest, as well as live musicians, the Palate Café, and a children's art workshop.

When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
Cost: Free

Poetry Play Celebration

Des Plaines Public Library | Des Plaines, Ill.

FREE  

Activities include readings by children's author and poet, Rebecca Kai Dotlich, do-it-yourself poetry fun, Central School young poets, poetry face painting, poetry bingo and more.

When: 2-4 p.m.
Cost: Free

Abraham Lincoln: Self-Made in America

The Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum | Grayslake, Ill.

FREE  

The exhibition, created by the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, explores the history of our 16th President, from his boyhood to his last years in office. Includes various family-friendly events.

Cost: Free; donations appreciated

Oink, Baa, Moo: Farm Fun

Waukegan Public Library | Waukegan, Ill.

FREE  

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 children "milk."

Cost: Free

Artrageous

Clark Street in Lincoln Park (SSA #23) | Chicago, Ill.

FREE  

Clark Street in Lincoln Park is transformed into a vibrant art exhibition with competing artists onsite with displays, live art demonstrations, pop-up galleries, retailer presentations, workshops and more.

Cost: Free
 





 
 
 
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