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Saturday, December 9

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Box Magic 11:15 amHide/Show

The ultimate re-use it activity. Transform greeting cards into unique keepsake boxes!  Great Hall, Ages 5 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, December 23: 11:15 am
  • Sunday, December 24: 11:15 am
  • Sunday, January 07: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 13: 2:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 14: 2:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours

Sunday, December 10

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Box Magic 11:15 amHide/Show

The ultimate re-use it activity. Transform greeting cards into unique keepsake boxes!  Great Hall, Ages 5 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, December 23: 11:15 am
  • Sunday, December 24: 11:15 am
  • Sunday, January 07: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 13: 2:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 14: 2:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours

Monday, December 11

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Crystal painting 11:15 amHide/Show

Paint a picture with our not-so-secret recipe.  As your painting dries you’ll have a crystal surprise!   Great Hall, Ages 2 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 22: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, December 23: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 29: 11:15 am

Animal Tracks 2:15 pmHide/Show

Ever wonder what animals are hanging out by your home? Learn how to recognize their tracks in the mud or snow! Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, December 20: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 27: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 27: 2:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours

Tuesday, December 12

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15 amHide/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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 20: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, December 26: 11:15 am
  • Thursday, December 28: 11:15 am

Crystal painting 2:15 pmHide/Show

Paint a picture with our not-so-secret recipe.  As your painting dries you’ll have a crystal surprise!   Great Hall, Ages 2 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 22: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, December 23: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 29: 11:15 am

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours

Wednesday, December 13

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Animal Tracks 11:15 amHide/Show

Ever wonder what animals are hanging out by your home? Learn how to recognize their tracks in the mud or snow! Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, December 20: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 27: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 27: 2:15 pm

Winter Scenes 2:15 pmHide/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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 20: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, December 26: 11:15 am
  • Thursday, December 28: 11:15 am

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours

Thursday, December 14

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15 amHide/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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 20: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, December 26: 11:15 am
  • Thursday, December 28: 11:15 am

Crystal painting 2:15 pmHide/Show

Paint a picture with our not-so-secret recipe.  As your painting dries you’ll have a crystal surprise!   Great Hall, Ages 2 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 22: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, December 23: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 29: 11:15 am

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours

Friday, December 15

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
  • Tuesday, December 19: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 10 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 5 pm 8 pm

Crystal painting 11:15 amHide/Show

Paint a picture with our not-so-secret recipe.  As your painting dries you’ll have a crystal surprise!   Great Hall, Ages 2 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, December 21: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 22: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, December 23: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, December 29: 11:15 am

Animal Tracks 2:15 pmHide/Show

Ever wonder what animals are hanging out by your home? Learn how to recognize their tracks in the mud or snow! Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, December 20: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 27: 11:15 am
  • Wednesday, December 27: 2:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Monster Playground During Open HoursHide/Show

Up and down, back and forth, slide, swing, or spin around! Engineer a playground piece to get a monster moving! Tinkering Lab, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, December 19: During Open Hours
  • Wednesday, December 20: During Open Hours
  • Thursday, December 21: During Open Hours
  • Friday, December 22: During Open Hours
  • Saturday, December 23: During Open Hours