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Wednesday, July 27

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-12:30pm Hide/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
  • Thursday, July 28: 10am-12:30pm & 5-8pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 10am-noon & 1-3pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 1-4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 10am-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, August 02: 10am-12:30pm

Kids Create: Roll with It 10am-1pmHide/Show

Zoom around with toys to make art!

  • Other Dates
  • No future dates

Engineering 101 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Stuffed Art 2, 3 & 4pmHide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it art? Yes and yes! Create your own comfy creature to call your own.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 29: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours

Thursday, July 28

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

Engineering 101 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Stuffed Art 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it art? Yes and yes! Create your own comfy creature to call your own.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 29: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

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
  • Thursday, July 28: 10am-12:30pm & 5-8pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 10am-noon & 1-3pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 1-4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 10am-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, August 02: 10am-12:30pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours

Friday, July 29

Stuffed Art 1, 2, 3 & 4pmHide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it art? Yes and yes! Create your own comfy creature to call your own.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 29: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Engineering 101 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours

Petite Chefs Hourly, 10:30am-2:30pmHide/Show

Join chefs from the Washburne Culinary Institute as they introduce your taste buds to healthy, wonderful foods--and share some delicious secrets! This program is included in admission, but space is limited. Ask at check-in where you can pick up free tickets, available one hour before each session. Each participant receives a free Petite Chefs cookbook! The Petite Chefs program is supported by The Kraft Heinz Company Foundation.

  • Other Dates
  • Friday, July 29: Hourly, 10:30am-2:30pm

Saturday, July 30

Stuffed Art 1, 2, 3 & 4pmHide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it art? Yes and yes! Create your own comfy creature to call your own.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 29: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am-noon & 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
  • Thursday, July 28: 10am-12:30pm & 5-8pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 10am-noon & 1-3pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 1-4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 10am-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, August 02: 10am-12:30pm

Engineering 101 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours

Sunday, July 31

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
  • Thursday, July 28: 10am-12:30pm & 5-8pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 10am-noon & 1-3pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 1-4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 10am-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, August 02: 10am-12:30pm

Engineering 101 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours

Monday, August 1

Stuffed Art 1, 2, 3 & 4pmHide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it art? Yes and yes! Create your own comfy creature to call your own.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 29: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

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
  • Thursday, July 28: 10am-12:30pm & 5-8pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 10am-noon & 1-3pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 1-4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 10am-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, August 02: 10am-12:30pm

Engineering 101 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours

Tuesday, August 2

Clay Days 1, 2, 3 & 4pmHide/Show

Pound, smash, roll, slip and slice while playing with clay! Fun for all ages and abilities.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, August 02: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Wednesday, August 03: 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Thursday, August 04: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, August 05: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm
  • Monday, August 08: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

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
  • Thursday, July 28: 10am-12:30pm & 5-8pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 10am-noon & 1-3pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 1-4pm
  • Monday, August 01: 10am-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, August 02: 10am-12:30pm

Engineering 101 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Build it, test it, make it better. Tinker with tools and materials to make something that does something! Its a chance to practice some of the reflective strategies engineers use during the creative process.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: 2:15pm
  • Friday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Sunday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Monday, August 01: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Make It Roll During open hoursHide/Show

You can always make whatever you want, but this month were offering you a tinkering challenge: engineer something that rolls. We have a variety of new materials, round and otherwise. Design, test and refine your creation.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 28: During open hours
  • Friday, July 29: During open hours
  • Saturday, July 30: During open hours
  • Sunday, July 31: During open hours
  • Monday, August 01: During open hours