Nature and Science at Wonder Works: Animals and Bones
6445 W. North Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302
Find out which animals have bones inside and what their bones look and feel like. See skeletons of snake, turtle, bird, and rabbit, and touch bones and skulls form several kinds of mammals. Play with pretend bones in the Great Outdoors exhibit and excavate pretend skeletons from play dough. Touch real fur and feathers from animals with bones and play with plastic and plush versions of animals with bones. Kids can discover skeletal decorations and costumes designed for Halloween, plus decorated sugar skulls made to celebrate Day of the Dead.
Event Cost: Free with museum admission
Event times: 10 a.m.-noon