Brochure Spring 2019 - Page 66

Grove GENERAL INTEREST PROGRAMS KENNICOTT GIRLS CLUB Interactive experiences, hands-on discovery and FUN for individuals and families. DISCOVER THE WORLD OF SNAKES Meet some common Illinois snakes and their babies, discover how they move and even watch them feed! Hands-on encoun- ters and activities will help shed light on some of the common misconceptions about these legless wonders. Children under 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult. AGES 5+ YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATE 307112-A Sa • 11 am-12 pm 3/30 FEE (R/NR) $6/$8 Experience what life was like growing up on the prairie in the 1800s by exploring science, math, technology and engineer- ing concepts through hands-on activities typical of the time. The Club combines history and STEM-based education in a fun, immersive program that lets kids try new things, develop confidence and think outside the box. GRADES 2-6 ID# 307050-A 307050-B DAY/TIME DATES FEE (R/NR) Sa • 9:30-11:30 am 4/6-5/11 $95/$120 Sa • 1-3 pm 4/6-5/11 $95/$120 V.I.P TEA This Mother's Day take that very important person (VIP) in your life out for a unique experience at The Grove living history museum. Guest will enjoy a tea luncheon in the dining room of the Historic 1856 Kennicott House. Learn proper tea etiquette and hear the Legend of the Fan. Service staff will be dressed in period attire. Hats will be provided or wear your own! AGES 13+ YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATE FEE (R/NR) 307003-A Su • 11:30 am-1:30 pm 5/12 $30/$35 DENNIS DOWNES ART EXHIBIT NEW AND FREE! IN A MUSEUM MINUTE Returning this spring, artist Dennis Downes exhibits his Native American influenced impressionistic work, landscape pieces, and Trail Marker Tree Exhibit. No admission fee. Thursday, March 28 • 5–10 pm Friday, March 29 • 1-10 pm Saturday, March 30 • 1-10 pm Sunday, March 31 • Noon-5 pm Call 847-299-6096 for more information Join one of our museum professionals every Friday at 11 am for a 15-minute talk on a topic from one of our areas of interest. Meet at the Interpretive Center. Dress for the weather. Want to know the topics in advance? Follow us on The Grove’s Facebook page. Take note ✔ ✔ All programs at The Grove take place at 1421 Milwaukee Ave. ✔ ✔ Program participants under age 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 62 ✔ ✔ Resident Priority Registration begins Th, February 21. ✔ ✔ General Registration begins M, March 4. ✔ ✔ 4 ways to register: Online at, in person, via fax, by mail ✔ ✔ Questions? Call 847-299-6096