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Wednesday, July 19

Huggable Art 10am - 12pmHide/Show

Explore the softer side of art while your little one plays with plush materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12pm

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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Pieces of Art 11:15am Hide/Show

Learn how to use a die-cut to make a puzzle out of your own work of art! 

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 11:15am
  • Sunday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Stuffed Art 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Finger Puppets 2:15pmHide/Show

Make a cast of your finger and transform it into a unique puppet. Add a face, dress it up and give it a name! 

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, July 24: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 2:15pm
  • Monday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours

Thursday, July 20

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Playdough 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Measure, measure, mix, mix.  Look, you made playdough! Take home this easy recipe! 

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, July 27: 11:15am & 2:15pm

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

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 5pm - 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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours

Friday, July 21

Petite Chefs 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm & 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. Pick up the tickets outside the Bonnie Fine Workshop one hour before the program for each member of your party.

  • Other Dates
  • Friday, July 28: 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm & 2:30pm

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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Stuffed Art 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours

Saturday, July 22

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10am - 12pmHide/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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Tops 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Design a shape and balance it. What colors do you want to add? Ready, set, spin and watch the magic!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, July 25: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, August 01: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, August 03: 2:15pm
  • Saturday, August 05: 2:15pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1pm - 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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Stuffed Art 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours

Sunday, July 23

Pieces of Art 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Learn how to use a die-cut to make a puzzle out of your own work of art! 

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 11:15am
  • Sunday, July 30: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1pm - 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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Stuffed Art 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours

Monday, July 24

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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Finger Puppets 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Make a cast of your finger and transform it into a unique puppet. Add a face, dress it up and give it a name! 

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, July 24: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 2:15pm
  • Monday, July 31: 11:15am & 2:15pm

Stuffed Art 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours

Tuesday, July 25

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
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 10am 12:30pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 10am 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 10am 12:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 10am 12:30pm

Tops 11:15am & 2:15pmHide/Show

Design a shape and balance it. What colors do you want to add? Ready, set, spin and watch the magic!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, July 25: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Saturday, July 29: 11:15am & 2:15pm
  • Tuesday, August 01: 2:15pm
  • Thursday, August 03: 2:15pm
  • Saturday, August 05: 2:15pm

Stuffed Art 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm Hide/Show

Is it a stuffed animal or is it a 3-D sculpture? Yes…and yes! Create a comfy art piece out of a variety of unique materials!

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, July 23: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Monday, July 24: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Tuesday, July 25: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Wednesday, July 26: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
  • Thursday, July 27: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5:30pm & 6:30pm

Make It Roll During Open HoursHide/Show

This month we’re offering 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
  • Sunday, July 23: During Open Hours
  • Monday, July 24: During Open Hours
  • Tuesday, July 25: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, July 26: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, July 27: During Open Hours