Oaklee's Family Guide February/March/April 2019 - Page 11

March Events & Activities Mar. 5, 12, 19, 2pm - 2:30pm Storytime: Ages 3-5 Wheaton: (630) 868-7540 http://www.wheatonlibrary.org/eve nts/2019-03-05-140000-2019-03-05-143000/storytime-ages- 3-5-2pm Mar. 9, 10am Behind-The-Scenes Tour Old Mill Creek: (847) 244-5330 http://www.tempelfarms.com/ behind-the-scenes-tours1.html Mar. 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm Curious Kids Des Plaines: (847) 827-5551 https://calendar.dppl.org/ event/1343862 Mar. 9-10, 15-16, 30, 7pm - 9:30pm Chicago Wolves Professional Hockey Rosemont: 1-800-THE-WOLVES https://www.chicagowolves.com/ season/2018-19-regular-season-schedule/ The Tempel Lipizzans, 17000 Wadsworth Road Come for a very special behind-the-scenes look at The Tempel Lipizzans training program. Our tour guides will take you through the stallion stables to learn all about the history of the Lipizzan, classical riding, and our farm. Wheaton Public Library, 225 N. Cross St.: For 3-, 4- and 5-year- olds. Preschool story time lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs, and puppets. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime. Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood Ave.: A STEM sto- rytime that will explore a different topic each session through stories, songs and a hands-on activity. Free ticket required. For ages 3-6, with parent/caregiver. Space is limited. Children un- der 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Call (847) 376-2839. Allstate Arena, 6920 Mannheim Road: Join the Chicago Wolves for their 25th anniversary season as they battle for their fifth league title! Mar. 9, noon Elmhurst’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade - 23rd Annual Elmhurst: https://www.facebook.com/events/284525525547268 Mar. 6, 13, 20, 10:30am - 11:30am Music & Movement Kids Round Lake: (847) 546-8558 https://www.rlapd.org/ South Spring Road: Join us for our 23rd Annual Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day Parade! The parade will begin at Wilson Street and Spring Road. Round Lake Area Park District, 814 Hart Road: This class will help build strength, control, and fluidity, to assist children in gaining much more control over their body movements. Ages 2-6. No class 3/27. Mar. 9, 2pm - 5pm St. Patrick’s Parade St. Charles: https://www.stcharlesil.gov/events/festivals-and- special-events/2019/11329 Mar. 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 11am - 11:30am Storytime: Ages 2 & 3: 11am Wheaton: (630) 868-7540 http://www.wheatonlibrary.org The St. Patrick’s Parade on Main St./Rt. 64 features Irish danc- ers, authentic Irish music, floats and more! Get into the Irish spirit and join us Downtown St. Charles! Wheaton Public Library, 225 N. Cross St.: For 2- and 3-year-olds (must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver). Toddler story time lasts 30 minutes and consists of stories, songs, fingerplays and flannelboards. Child must be 2 and not yet 4 by the date of the first storytime. Mar. 9, 11am - 11:45am Super Saturday: Hogan Irish Dancers Mount Prospect: (847) 235-5675 Mar. 7, 6pm - 7pm Night Owls: Taking Flight Round Lake: (847) 546-8558 https://www.rlapd.org/ Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson St.: Over two dozen dancers will dazzle the audience with colorful costumes, lively music, and dynamic dancing. Join us to learn and even try out steps to a traditional Irish jig! Please register. Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28, 9:30am - 11am Parent-Tot Playtime Round Lake: (847) 546-8558 https://www.rlapd.org/ Mar. 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm Inside Out Club Making Hygiene Kits for Local School Children Naperville: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/inside-out- club-making-hygiene-kits-for-local-school-children-tickets- 53895961271?aff=ebapi Round Lake Area Park District, 814 Hart Road: Join the Chil- dren’s Neighborhood Museum in the evening for a themed celebration. Ages 2-6. Discount for 2+ participants. Round Lake Area Park District, 814 Hart Road: Join us for “ma- nipulative” play with balls, building blocks, trucks, trains, small interactive games like bowling, magnetic fishing, and more. Ages 9m-5y. No class 3/28. Session Fee $40 Resident/$44 Non- Resident/Daily Fee $6. DuPage Children’s Museum, 301 N. Washington St.: Help chil- dren head to the classroom feeling their best by making and assembling hygiene kits! Did you know that 1% of the students in Naperville schools are homeless, and many more are living below the poverty line? These students need basic hygiene items, which can be expensive to purchase. You will help make a no-sew cloth bag to hold the hygiene items and fill the bags with hygiene items (washcloth, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.) Registration required; cost is $7 per child; adults free. Register at eventrbrite or make a donation for $7 per child at https:// www.insideoutclub.org/donate. Put the weekend event name in the comments field as well as the number of children and adults attending. Ages 3-12. Email Rita at rita@insideoutclub. org. Mar. 8, 15, 22, 10:30am - 11am Family Storytime Bloomingdale: (630) 924-2740 Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way: All ages with caregiver. Family Storytime is designed to serve families of babies, toddlers, and/or preschoolers who want to attend morning storytime together. Children will enjoy a variety of books, flannel stories, musical activities, and/or puppets, along with a simple craft. Oaklee’s Family Guide TM for Chicagoland 11 FEB-MARCH-APRIL 2019