We'll admit to giving reptiles a bad rap-the hissing, the
slithering, the forked tongues! So maybe it's time for a little
Stop by Reptile Rampage to meet more than 150 animals, including
rattlesnakes, crocodilians and tortoises. Plus, kids can compare
notes with grown-up reptile enthusiasts, make snakes from Play-Doh
and enjoy hand-painted tattoos and face painting. Hopefully the
only scales you take home will wash off in the bath.
$8, $5 kids. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 11. Wildlife Discovery Center
at Elawa Farm, 1401 Middlefork Drive, Lake Forest. (847) 615-4388,
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