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Tuesday, February 21

men-are-from-mars

Men are from Mars – Women are from Venus

when: Feb 21 - Mar 5 at Tues.-Thurs., 8 p.m.; Sat., 4 p.m. & 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 p.m. & 6 p.m.

where: Mag Mile, Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut, Chicago, Il

cost: $65+

ages: Adults

Winter Circus Camp

Weekend Circus Classes

when: Feb 21 - Mar 5 at 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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

cost: $168

ages: 3 & up

shedd-aquarium-sharks

Shark Feeding Tour: Behind the Scenes at Shedd

when: Feb 21 - 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+

Brick X Brick Exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago

Find Your Inner Builder at MSI

when: Feb 21 - Sep 4 at Daily, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

where: Hyde Park, Museum Science + Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $18/adult; $11/ages 3-11; free for ages 2 & under (discounts available online)

ages: All ages

frozemont-rosemont

It’s Not Rosemont … It’s Frozemont

when: Feb 21 - Feb 26 at various hours; check website for details

where: MB Financial Park, 5501 Park Pl., Rosemont, Il

cost: Skating is free; tubing is $3/run

ages: All ages

Shedd Aquarium Penquin Experience

Get Up Close & Personal with Penguins at Shedd

when: Feb 21 - 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+

life-as-mom-willow-creek

Life as Mom Series at Willow Creek

when: every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m.

where: Willow Creek, 67 Algonquin Rd, South Barrington

cost: $10/class; $35 childcare for semester

ages: Adults

Apollo Theatre

The Snowy Day and Other Stories

when: Feb 21 - Apr 22 at 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM

where: Lincoln Park, Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago

cost: $19+

ages: 3-9

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: Feb 21 - 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

actors-gymnasium

The Actors Gymnasium Presents Quest

when: Feb 21 - Mar 19 at Fri., 7:30 p.m.; Sat., 4:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.; Sun. 3 p.m.

where: The Actors Gymnasium at The Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes St., Evanston, Il

cost: $20

ages: All ages

Morton Arboretum Gnome

Hunt for Gnomes and Build Them Sweet Homes

when: Feb 21 - 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

Legoland Toddler Tuesday

Toddler Tuesdays at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center

when: every Tuesday at Tues., 10 a.m.-noon

where: LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago, 601 N. Martingale Rd., Schaumburg, Il

cost: $7 online; $9 at the door

ages: All ages

Butterfly Release at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Butterfly Release at Peggy Notebaert

when: Feb 21 - 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

Navy Pier from lake

Resolution Revolution

when: Feb 21 - Mar 26 at Tues., Thurs. & Sun., 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

where: Streeterville, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: Free

ages: Teens/Young Adult/Parents

Lincoln Park Zoo Penguins

Lincoln Park Zoo Welcomes Penguins

when: Feb 21 - 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

wonder-works

Beginner’s Art Studio Drop-In at Wonder Works

when: Feb 21 - 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

The History Boys

The History Boys

when: Feb 21 - Mar 5 at 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

where: Lakeview, Athenaeum Theatre, Studio Two, 2936 N. Southport Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: $17-$27

ages: Teen & older

SpotHero Car Garage

SpotHero Garage at Kohl Children’s Museum

when: Feb 21 - 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

lincoln-park-zoo-leap

LEAP: Learn, Explore, and Play Winter Series

when: Feb 21 - 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

andersonville-restaurant-week

Andersonville Restaurant Week

when: Feb 21 - Feb 26

where: Andersonville, Participating resturants, Chicago, Il

cost: $10-$30 per person

monica-andy

Monica + Andy is Popping Up at Water Tower

when: Feb 21 - 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

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

when: Feb 21 - Feb 28 at 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on various days

where: Stahl Family Theatre, 5900 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: $12

ages: 2-10

Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood

when: Feb 21 - Mar 10 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

Storytown

Storytown Improv

when: Feb 21 - 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

kohl-childrens-museum-facade

Celebrate China at Kohl Children’s Museum’s Temporary Exhibit

when: Feb 21 - Apr 25 at Mon., 9:30 a.m.-noon; Tues.-Sat., 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.

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

cost: $12; free for children 12 months & under

ages: All ages

once-upon-a-castle-at-ccm

Once Upon a Castle at Chicago Children’s Museum

when: Feb 21 - May 14 at Mon.-Wed., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

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

cost: $14

ages: All ages

Millineum Park Skating 3

Ice Skating with a View

when: Feb 21 - Mar 5 at Mon.-Thurs., noon-8 p.m.; Fri., noon-10 p.m.; Sat. (Nov. 19-Jan. 7), 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat., (Jan 14-Mar. 4), 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

where: Millennium Park, McCormick Tribune Ice Rink, Michigan Ave., between Washington & Madison Streets, Chicago, Il

cost: Free skating; $12 skate rental

ages: All ages

Shedd Aquarium - Chicago, Illinois

Go Behind the Scenes at Shedd Aquarium

when: Feb 21 - 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+

Wednesday, February 22

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: Feb 22 - 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

Apollo Theatre

The Snowy Day and Other Stories

when: Feb 22 - Apr 22 at 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM

where: Lincoln Park, Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago

cost: $19+

ages: 3-9

Morton Arboretum Gnome

Hunt for Gnomes and Build Them Sweet Homes

when: Feb 22 - 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

actors-gymnasium

The Actors Gymnasium Presents Quest

when: Feb 22 - Mar 19 at Fri., 7:30 p.m.; Sat., 4:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.; Sun. 3 p.m.

where: The Actors Gymnasium at The Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes St., Evanston, Il

cost: $20

ages: All ages

Butterfly Release at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Butterfly Release at Peggy Notebaert

when: Feb 22 - 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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