Haven’t gotten the kids registered for camp yet? The 2016 Go West Summer Camp Guide is here to help!
Did you know buffalo (more accurately, bison) roam at FermiLab in Batavia? Spring is a great time for a visit, since baby bison are born during the season. As many as 15 calves are expected in 2016 before early June.
One lucky Go West reader will win four tickets to see “Disney’s Mulan, Jr.” performed by Spotlight Youth Theater in Naperville this month.
Classic Cinemas’ “Wednesday Morning Movie Series” features family-friendly movies shown for $1 all summer long at theaters including the Charlestowne 18 in St. Charles.
The Weekend Spotlight features a showing of ‘The Princess Bride,” a fairy tale-version of the weekly Family Fun Friday Night in Naperville, Arbor Day celebrations and more.
When my family returned from a spring weekend away a couple years back, we had a lovely surprise waiting on our door — a May Day basket! After a bit of surfing, I found directions and a free printable template for a paper basket and flowers. It was so easy even a non-crafter like me could handle it.
Saturday, April 30, is “National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day” in which sites are set up in communities around the country so that residents can return their unwanted, unneeded or expired prescription drugs for safe disposal.
Free Comic Book Day, when participating stores and libraries around North American give away comic books for free, will be observed on May 7, 2016. Libraries and comic book stores around the western suburbs will be participating.
Lake View Nature Center has an indoor nature center, an outdoor playground and makes for a fun, free stop when you’re shopping at nearby Oakbrook Center.
The Weekend Spotlight features a number of free Earth Day celebrations, a free kite fly, a puppet performance and more!
If you love the thrill of a (garage sale) hunt, you’ll want to mark the following dates on your calendar!