During the Week of the Young Child starting April 21, the Wheaton Park District is offering 39 special events, programs, and activities for kids 8 and under and their families—for free!
Until it’s warm enough to swim outdoors in the summer heat, here’s a guide to indoor aquatic complexes in Chicago’s far western suburbs.
Our newest contributor takes her 4-year-old daughter on a daytrip to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago, located in Schaumburg, and finds that there’s something new around every corner.
On a bitterly cold winter day, my family had a wonderful time at Brookfield Zoo – and it only cost us $10. By taking advantage of the zoo’s generous calendar of free days during the winter, you can have a great time at Brookfield on the cheap, too!
The latest in our “Indoor Play” series is a look at the weekly “Toddler Time” sessions offered at the Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Aurora. If you have a little kiddie with energy to spare, you’ll want to read this one!
When the weather is frigid and you just need to escape from your home, a library is usually a good (and free) bet. So we take a look at what the Sugar Grove Public Library offers for children and their parents.
The latest in our Indoor Play series is Fun Republic in St. Charles, a large, extremely clean spot that offers inflatables, pretend play areas, slides and a small train.
The new Children’s Discovery Room at the Aurora Regional Fire Museum offers opportunities for your kids to dress up as a firefighter, prepare meals for the firehouse and be a part of a bucket brigade!
Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse offers family-friendly movies for $1 on Tuesday mornings this summer, or $5 for 10 movies. Participating theaters include the Cinemark Tinseltown USA in North Aurora.
Kids Bowl Free is a nationwide program in which registered children receive two free games of bowling all summer long. Nearly 20 bowling alleys in northern Illinois are participating this summer.