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Tuesday, September 27

Painting Studio 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Explore different painting methods in this workshop for all ages. Paint anything from large-scale collaborative works to mini masterpieces you can take home!

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, September 29: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, September 30: 1, 2 & 3pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12:30pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Toddler Takeover: Car Wash 11:15amHide/Show

Join the fun as we give a car a bath. What a fun way to work on motor skills and cooperation.

  • Other Dates
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Toddler Takeover: Art a Go-Go 2:15pmHide/Show

Shake, rattle and roll to create your own movement art!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 2:15pm
  • Friday, September 30: 2:15pm

Wednesday, September 28

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12:30pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Toddler Takeover: Art a Go-Go 2:15pmHide/Show

Shake, rattle and roll to create your own movement art!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 2:15pm
  • Friday, September 30: 2:15pm

Thursday, September 29

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

Painting Studio 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pmHide/Show

Explore different painting methods in this workshop for all ages. Paint anything from large-scale collaborative works to mini masterpieces you can take home!

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, September 29: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, September 30: 1, 2 & 3pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Toddler Takeover: Clean Meets Messy 11:15amHide/Show

Finger paint with shaving cream. Itís a tactile experience that may awaken your inner artist or experimenter. In either case your hands will never be this clean again.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, September 29: 11:15am

Toddler Takeover: Art a Go-Go 2:15pmHide/Show

Shake, rattle and roll to create your own movement art!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 2:15pm
  • Friday, September 30: 2:15pm

Friday, September 30

Painting Studio 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Explore different painting methods in this workshop for all ages. Paint anything from large-scale collaborative works to mini masterpieces you can take home!

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, September 29: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, September 30: 1, 2 & 3pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12:30pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Toddler Takeover: Dinoscape 11:15amHide/Show

Pretend play is important for childrenís language and literacy development.This small-scale paleo-world of small animals and trees will engage both kids who love dinosaurs and those who just want to roar!

  • Other Dates
  • Friday, September 30: 11:15am

Toddler Takeover: Art a Go-Go 2:15pmHide/Show

Shake, rattle and roll to create your own movement art!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 2:15pm
  • Friday, September 30: 2:15pm

Saturday, October 1

Costuming 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Transform yourself into a creature of your own design using fabrics, buttons, and fun recycled materials.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Monday, October 03: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, October 04: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, October 06: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12pm, 1-3pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Paint Your Face 11:15amHide/Show

Transform your face with colorful, easy-to-apply (and wash-off) paint. Are you a cat or a silly pumpkin? You decide!

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 11:15am
  • Sunday, October 02: 11:15am
  • Monday, October 03: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, October 04: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, October 05: 11:15am

Frankentoys 2:15pmHide/Show

What has the head of a bear and 18 wheels? A frankentoy! Create your own creepy creatures using toy parts and other extra-ordinary junk.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 2:15pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 2:15pm
  • Saturday, October 08: 2:15pm
  • Sunday, October 09: 2:15pm
  • Saturday, October 15: 2:15pm

Sunday, October 2

Free First Sunday Hide/Show

Costuming 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Transform yourself into a creature of your own design using fabrics, buttons, and fun recycled materials.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Monday, October 03: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, October 04: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, October 06: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1-4pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Paint Your Face 11:15amHide/Show

Transform your face with colorful, easy-to-apply (and wash-off) paint. Are you a cat or a silly pumpkin? You decide!

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 11:15am
  • Sunday, October 02: 11:15am
  • Monday, October 03: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, October 04: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, October 05: 11:15am

Frankentoys 2:15pmHide/Show

What has the head of a bear and 18 wheels? A frankentoy! Create your own creepy creatures using toy parts and other extra-ordinary junk.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 2:15pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 2:15pm
  • Saturday, October 08: 2:15pm
  • Sunday, October 09: 2:15pm
  • Saturday, October 15: 2:15pm

Monday, October 3

Costuming 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Transform yourself into a creature of your own design using fabrics, buttons, and fun recycled materials.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Monday, October 03: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, October 04: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, October 06: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12:30pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10am-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 29: 10am-12:30pm, 5-8pm
  • Friday, September 30: 10am-12:30pm
  • Saturday, October 01: 10am-12pm, 1-3pm
  • Sunday, October 02: 1-4pm

Paint Your Face 11:15amHide/Show

Transform your face with colorful, easy-to-apply (and wash-off) paint. Are you a cat or a silly pumpkin? You decide!

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, October 01: 11:15am
  • Sunday, October 02: 11:15am
  • Monday, October 03: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, October 04: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, October 05: 11:15am

Story Forest 2:15pmHide/Show

Pictures can inspire story telling. Hunt for the hidden images in our woodsy exhibit to tell a story all your own.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, October 03: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, October 04: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, October 05: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, October 06: 2:15pm
  • Friday, October 07: 2:15pm
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