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Monday, January 16

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

when: Jan 16, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St, Chicago, Il

cost: Museum admission is complimentary for Illinois residents on this day

ages: All ages

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Kids Eat Free at Oyster Bah!

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 31 at Mon.-Thurs., 3-6 p.m.; Fri.-Sun., 5-6 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Oyster Bah, 1962 N. Halsted, 1st Fl., Chicago, Il

ages: All ages

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LEAP: Learn, Explore, and Play Winter Series

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Mar 8 at Wed., Thurs., or Sat., 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: $144 per child ($126 for members) for a nine-class series

ages: 2-3

Winter Circus Camp

Weekend Circus Classes

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Mar 5 at 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

where: Uptown, CircEsteem, 4730 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, Il

cost: $168

ages: 3 & up

What Does It Mean, Dr. King?

What Does It Mean, Dr. King?

when: Jan 16, 2017 at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. & 3 p.m.

where: Navy Pier, Chicago Children's Museum, 700 E. Grand Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: Tickets are included in museum admission ($14/adults & children, $13/seniors)

ages: All ages

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Lyric Opera’s The Magic Flute

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 27 at Performance times vary, check website

where: Loop, Lyric’s Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $39/adults; $20/kids

Power4Girls MLK Day Off Event

Power4Girls MLK Day Off Event

when: Jan 16, 2017 at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Near West Side, Lil Kickers, 1911 W. Lake St., Chicago, Il

cost: $35-$70 depending on options

ages: Girls in K-5th grades

3/2/14 1:55:05 PM -- Lincoln Park Zoo Skating in the Farm in the Zoo. © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2014

Figure 8 with the Goats at Lincoln Park Zoo

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Feb 26 at Dec. 17-Jan. 1, noon-9 p.m. (closed Christmas Eve & Day); Jan. 6-Feb. 26, Fri., 4 p.m.-8 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., noon-8 p.m.; Jan. 16, noon-8 p.m.; Feb. 20, noon-8 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Farm in the Zoo at Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: $5 admission; $5 skate rental

ages: All ages

Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Feb 24 at 10:30-11:30 a.m. on select days

where: Beverly, Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St., Chicago, Il

cost: $12

ages: 2-8

Lincoln Park Zoo Penguins

Lincoln Park Zoo Welcomes Penguins

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Aug 31 at 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: Free

ages: All ages

Lincoln Park Zoo Birds

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Camp: All About Birds

when: Jan 16, 2017 at 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; after care available 3 p.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, Judy Keller Education Center, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: $68 per camper; $58 per camper for members; After Care: $20 per camper

ages: PreK-4th grade

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Be Enchanted by Trains That Glide Through Every Season

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Feb 19 at Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

where: Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, Il

cost: Free with admission

ages: All ages

SpotHero Car Garage

SpotHero Garage at Kohl Children’s Museum

when: Jan 16, 2017 - May 31 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Kohl Children's Museum, 2100 Patriot Blvd., Glenview, Il

cost: $12/adults & children, $11/seniors, free for ages 12 months & under

ages: All ages

Morton Arboretum Gnome

Hunt for Gnomes and Build Them Sweet Homes

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Mar 31 at Daily, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Gnome home building, Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

where: Morton Arboretum, 4100 IL Rte. 53, Lisle, Il

cost: Hunt is free with general admission; gnome home building, $7/members, $10/non-members

ages: All ages

Shedd Aquarium - Chicago, Illinois

Go Behind the Scenes at Shedd Aquarium

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Dec 31 at Fri.-Sun., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.

where: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $55.95/ages 12 & up, $46.95ages/10-11, $20/members

ages: 10+

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Monica + Andy is Popping Up at Water Tower

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Feb 28 at Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

where: Mag Mile, Water Tower Place, 835 N. Michigan Ave., 4th Fl. , Chicago, Il

Butterfly Release at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Butterfly Release at Peggy Notebaert

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Dec 31 at 2 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Peggy Notebaert Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $9/adults; $6/ages 3-12; free for ages 2 & under

ages: All ages

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Shark Feeding Tour: Behind the Scenes at Shedd

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Dec 31 at Sat. & Sun., 9:45 a.m.

where: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $89.95/ages 12 & older, $80.95/ages 10-11, $54/members

ages: 10+

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That’s Weird Grandma: The Revenge of the Winter Matinees

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 29 at Sundays, 2 p.m.

where: Andersonville, Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: $12/adults; $6/ages 11 & under

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Beginner’s Art Studio Drop-In at Wonder Works

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Dec 31 at Mon. & Wed-Sat 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sun. 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

where: Wonder Works, 6445 W. North Ave., Oak Park, Il

cost: Included with admission; $7/person

ages: All ages

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LEGO Minifigure Swap at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 16, 2017 at 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

where: LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago, 601 N. Martingale Road, Suite 130, Schaumburg, Il

cost: $14.25+, discounts available online

ages: All ages

Storytown

Storytown Improv

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Apr 30 at 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

where: Chicago, Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: $10

ages: 3-10 and their whole family

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Frogs: A Chorus of Colors

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 22 at Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $9/adults; $6/ages 3-12; free for ages 3 & under

ages: All ages

Shedd Aquarium Penquin Experience

Get Up Close & Personal with Penguins at Shedd

when: Jan 16, 2017 - Dec 31 at 10:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.; daily last week of Jun.-Aug. 28 & Fri.-Sun., Sept.-mid-June.

where: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $75.95/adults, $66.95/kids, $40/members.

ages: 6+