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Sunday, December 11

Cardmaking 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Use a variety of beautiful papers, drawing utensils and artistic techniques to create a unique greeting card!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Thursday, December 22: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, December 23: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1-4 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Snow Globe Party 2:15pmHide/Show

Did you ever want to be inside a snow globe when the glittery storm descends? We're going to shake it up in our Great Hall. We'll dance until the flurries start to fall. It could even be a blizzard!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, December 18: 2:15pm
  • Monday, December 26: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 27: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 28: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, December 29: 2:15pm

Monday, December 12

Cardmaking 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Use a variety of beautiful papers, drawing utensils and artistic techniques to create a unique greeting card!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Thursday, December 22: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, December 23: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Playful Picks 2:15pmHide/Show

Winter, a great time to explore the great indoors. Today our Play and Learning Facilitators will share one of their favorite playful activities.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 2:15pm
  • Friday, December 16: 2:15pm

Tinkering Lab: Make it Fly During Open HoursHide/Show

LOOK UP! Use paper, fabric and wind tunnels to make a contraption that flies, floats, hovers or spins!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, December 13: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 14: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 15: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 16: During Open Hours

Tuesday, December 13

Cardmaking 1, 2 & 3pmHide/Show

Use a variety of beautiful papers, drawing utensils and artistic techniques to create a unique greeting card!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Thursday, December 22: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, December 23: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Playful Picks 2:15pmHide/Show

Winter, a great time to explore the great indoors. Today our Play and Learning Facilitators will share one of their favorite playful activities.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 2:15pm
  • Friday, December 16: 2:15pm

Tinkering Lab: Make it Fly During Open HoursHide/Show

LOOK UP! Use paper, fabric and wind tunnels to make a contraption that flies, floats, hovers or spins!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, December 13: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 14: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 15: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 16: During Open Hours

Wednesday, December 14

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Kids Create: GLUE! 10am-1pmHide/Show

Have fun with this sticky, gooey, goopy, stuff with a variety of materials; and add amazing embellishments to a variety of surfaces!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10am-1pm
  • Wednesday, December 21: 10am-1pm
  • Wednesday, December 28: 10am-1pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Playful Picks 2:15pmHide/Show

Winter, a great time to explore the great indoors. Today our Play and Learning Facilitators will share one of their favorite playful activities.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 2:15pm
  • Friday, December 16: 2:15pm

Tinkering Lab: Make it Fly During Open HoursHide/Show

LOOK UP! Use paper, fabric and wind tunnels to make a contraption that flies, floats, hovers or spins!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, December 13: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 14: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 15: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 16: During Open Hours

Thursday, December 15

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Playful Picks 2:15pmHide/Show

Winter, a great time to explore the great indoors. Today our Play and Learning Facilitators will share one of their favorite playful activities.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 2:15pm
  • Friday, December 16: 2:15pm

Cardmaking 5:30 & 6:30pmHide/Show

Use a variety of beautiful papers, drawing utensils and artistic techniques to create a unique greeting card!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 1, 2 & 3pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Thursday, December 22: 5:30 & 6:30pm
  • Friday, December 23: 1, 2, 3 & 4pm

Tinkering Lab: Make it Fly During Open HoursHide/Show

LOOK UP! Use paper, fabric and wind tunnels to make a contraption that flies, floats, hovers or spins!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, December 13: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 14: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 15: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 16: During Open Hours

Friday, December 16

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Playful Picks 2:15pmHide/Show

Winter, a great time to explore the great indoors. Today our Play and Learning Facilitators will share one of their favorite playful activities.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 2:15pm
  • Friday, December 16: 2:15pm

Tinkering Lab: Make it Fly During Open HoursHide/Show

LOOK UP! Use paper, fabric and wind tunnels to make a contraption that flies, floats, hovers or spins!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, December 13: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 14: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 15: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 16: During Open Hours

Saturday, December 17

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12 pm & 1-3 pmHide/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
  • Monday, December 12: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 13: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14: 10 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 15: 10 am - 12:30 pm & 5-8 pm
  • Friday, December 16: 10 am - 12:30 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15amHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: 11:15am
  • Tuesday, December 13: 11:15am
  • Wednesday, December 14: 11:15am
  • Thursday, December 15: 11:15am
  • Friday, December 16: 11:15am

Snow Ball Toss! 2:15pmHide/Show

Work on your throwing arm with some soft, fluffy snow balls. Watch them fly, zip, float and dip.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, December 17: 2:15pm
  • Monday, December 26: 5:15pm
  • Tuesday, December 27: 5:15pm
  • Wednesday, December 28: 5:15pm
  • Friday, December 30: 5:15pm

Tinkering Lab: Make it Fly During Open HoursHide/Show

LOOK UP! Use paper, fabric and wind tunnels to make a contraption that flies, floats, hovers or spins!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, December 12: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, December 13: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 14: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 15: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 16: During Open Hours