Children's Program

Toddler Playgroup

Join our open playgroup for 2s and 3s, with a caregiver. Enjoy some toddler toys and music, plus have fun and socialize with other children and adults!

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Create Candy Atoms

Everything around us is made of matter: All matter is made up of tiny particles called atoms.

Join us to learn a little chemistry and build fun, colorful, and edible candy atoms and simple molecule structures out of an array of treats. Who knew science could be so delicious? Best for ages 3-6 with a caregiver. Register beginning June 30.

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Geared Up Legos

Oak Park Education Foundation presents Geared Up! Come explore how LEGOs help kids learn the basics of engineering, physical science, math and technology. For kids in grades K-2. Register beginning July 1.

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Maze Minute Challenge

3 golf balls must be stacked on top of each other and stay in place for 3 seconds. The catch? You've got just one minute to do it! Join us as we apply scientific methods and engineering principles to help deconstruct even the toughest of games. Ages 8+. Register beginning July 2.

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Annual Chess Tournament

Love chess? We invite kids and teens age 5-18 to compete for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies.

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From Amortentia to Veritiserum: Hands On Harry Potter Potions

Happy birthday, Hermione Granger! Channel your inner witch or wizard and explore the subtle science that is potion-making. Best for ages 7+. Register beginning September 5.

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Sensory Storytime

For children with special needs and a caregiver. This program is designed for kids who may have a hard time sitting still or focusing in big groups. Stories, songs, and movement activities will be included. Best for ages 3+.

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Sensory Storytime

For children with special needs and a caregiver. This program is designed for kids who may have a hard time sitting still or focusing in big groups. Stories, songs, and movement activities will be included. Best for ages 3+.

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Sensory Storytime

For children with special needs and a caregiver. This program is designed for kids who may have a hard time sitting still or focusing in big groups. Stories, songs, and movement activities will be included. Best for ages 3+.

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GEMS: Girls Excelling in Math and Science

Girls entering grades 4-7 are invited to join our fabulous new STEM club. We will dream big, get messy, tinker with tech, and engineer our own inventions together. Activities include Candy Bridges, Spa Science, Crazy Contraptions and more! Meet some friends and discover how science is a BLAST! Space is limited. Register beginning July 3. Find more information at gemsclub.org.

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