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Friday, April 20

Tinkering Lab: Make a Monster Move! Hide/Show

The toys want to get moving! Engineer a ride to send a monster flying, rolling or swinging. Ages 4 and up

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  • Saturday, April 21:
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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
  • Saturday, April 21: 1 pm 3 pm
  • Saturday, April 21: 10 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 22: 1 pm 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 5 pm 8 pm

Room Maps 11:15 amHide/Show

If you could fly over your favorite room what would it look like? Map it out! Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Friday, April 27: 11:15 am

Toddlerville 2:15 pmHide/Show

Calling all city planners! Create a town with roads, rivers and buildings from the floor up. Great Hall, Ages 2 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, April 26: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, April 27: 2:15 pm
  • Monday, April 30: 2:15 pm

Saturday, April 21

Tinkering Lab: Make a Monster Move! Hide/Show

The toys want to get moving! Engineer a ride to send a monster flying, rolling or swinging. Ages 4 and up

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Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1 pm - 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
  • Saturday, April 21: 1 pm 3 pm
  • Saturday, April 21: 10 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 22: 1 pm 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 5 pm 8 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:00 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
  • Saturday, April 21: 1 pm 3 pm
  • Saturday, April 21: 10 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 22: 1 pm 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 5 pm 8 pm

Circle Worlds 2:15 pmHide/Show

You’re in charge! Design your own miniature dream world. Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, April 21: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, April 28: 2:15 pm

Sunday, April 22

Tinkering Lab: Make a Monster Move! Hide/Show

The toys want to get moving! Engineer a ride to send a monster flying, rolling or swinging. Ages 4 and up

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  • Saturday, April 21:
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Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1 pm - 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
  • Saturday, April 21: 1 pm 3 pm
  • Saturday, April 21: 10 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 22: 1 pm 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 5 pm 8 pm

Korean Lanterns 11 am & 1 pmHide/Show

Korean lanterns are used to announce a marriage. Learn what the colors and fabrics symbolize and make your own beautiful lantern to take home. Partner Organization: Korean Cultural Center of Chicago Ages four and up

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  • Sunday, April 22: 11 am & 1 pm

Monday, April 23

Chicago Children's Museum is closed for renovations. Hide/Show

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Tuesday, April 24

Chicago Children's Museum is closed for renovations. Hide/Show

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Wednesday, April 25

Chicago Children's Museum is closed for renovations. Hide/Show

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Thursday, April 26

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS Hide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

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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
  • Saturday, April 21: 1 pm 3 pm
  • Saturday, April 21: 10 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 22: 1 pm 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 5 pm 8 pm

Zoetropes 11:15 amHide/Show

Create your own animation, spin your drawings and watch them come to life! Great Hall, Ages 5 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, April 26: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, April 28: 11:15 am

Toddlerville 2:15 pmHide/Show

Calling all city planners! Create a town with roads, rivers and buildings from the floor up. Great Hall, Ages 2 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, April 26: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, April 27: 2:15 pm
  • Monday, April 30: 2:15 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 5 pm - 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
  • Saturday, April 21: 1 pm 3 pm
  • Saturday, April 21: 10 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, April 22: 1 pm 4 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 26: 5 pm 8 pm

Made In Chicago Presents: Traditional Taekwondo 5:30 pmHide/Show

Children and youth from The Peace School will demonstrate the powerful actions of Traditional Taekwondo, a program rooted in ancient Korea that builds confidence, discipline and strength of mind and body. Master Charles Kim, President of The Peace School, will invite children in the audience to learn step-by-step self-defense moves. Partner Organization: The Peace School Ages four and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, April 26: 5:30 pm