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“Your local water gardening and koi club.”



Club Meeting Topic: Golden Orfes

Club Meeting Topic: Kloubec Koi Farm

Bohemian Crystal, Westmont IL

Location: TBD


Seventeen interactive hands-on exhibits to spark curiosity and inspire a love of learning for children ages birth to 8. Through March 4th, test your design and construction skills in our Build It! exhibit. Recreate famous Chicago skyline sights, test the strength of your buildings on our earthquake table, and dive into our large blue Imagination Playground blocks to build whatever you can imagine! See for yourself why we’re The Place Where Awesome Lives! Located at 2100 Patriot Blvd, Glenview. 847-832-6600. [See our ad on Page 5.]

Drums | Dance | Music | Games | Sushi | Food | Toys | Sumo | Origami


Feb 3 (Sat) 12-4pm


@OPRF High School 201 N. Scoville, Oak Park

Martial Arts | Craft | Chopsticks | Calligraphy | Kimono | Face-Paint This event is sponsored in part by JCCC Foundation

Come learn and play with us at our annual Japan Fest on Saturday, February 3 from 12 to 4 pm. This year’s theme is “SCHOOL!”. Watch amazing performances, learn to speak Japanese, make crafts, sample delicious Japanese food and drinks, and play fun games! We have lots of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy! Saturday, Feb 3 from 12 till 4pm. Free Admission.Oak Park River Forest High School.201 N. Scoville Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302

EMBRACE WINTER WITH A SMILE! Ski, Snowboard, and Snow Tube at Villa Olivia and look forward to winter every year. Beginner to Advance Ski/Snowboard Runs * Quad Chair Lift * 6 Rope Tows * Ski and Snowboard Lessons Rental Equipment * Snow Tubing with Conveyer Lift * 100% Snow Making Ability * Ski Lodge * Ski Café

Ski and Snowboard Hours

Snow Tube Hours (2 Hour Ride Tickets)

Wed-Fri 5-9:30pm  Sat/Sun 9am-10pm

Thurs/Fri 5-9:30pm  Sat/Sun 9am-10pm

Holiday Hours 

Jan. 15, Feb. 19, & March 2 9am-10pm

Winter Break Hours

Don’t miss TransWorld’s Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories Show coming to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL on February 15-18, 2018. Why attend the JF&A Show? So you can SEE IT, TOUCH IT, COMPARE IT, then bring it home to enjoy. Find jewelry, fashion, accessories, gift, beauty, home décor, gourmet foods, housewares, and more, from 200 leading wholesalers, distributors, manufacturers and resellers from around the world. Shop for yourself, your family, and friends for every occasion and celebration. A day at a TransWorld’s JF&A Show adds up to a great time and better deals than you will find in any mall. Get FREE gifts just for attending and buying at the show. NEW FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18th: You can bring your kids ages 9-16 with an accompanying adult to the show. Register kids on-site only and a $5 fee applies. They will receive a FREE Emoji Keychain as a gift from us. For complete details, visit our website at: to register.

Get involved this year in “Your local water gardening and koi club.” The first club meeting on the tpic of Golden Orfes will be on Jan. 19th at the Bohemian Crystal, Restaurant in Westmont.. Our second meeting of the year will be on February 16th on the topic of Kloubec Koi Farm. Meeting place toTBD. For more information on events and contacts, please call 312-409-2081 or visit

Dare to do something different this winter! Learn to ski/snowboard or bring the family and friends for snow tubing. With six ski runs and a double wide tube hill Villa Olivia offers winter fun in your own backyard. We can even make our own snow! The season runs through March 4th. Villa Olivia is located at 1401 W. Lake Street in Bartlett. For hours of operation and weather related information visit or call 630-289-1000.

(Jan. 2-5) Mon-Fri 9am-10pm 630-289-1000 Villa Olivia is conveniently located off  Route 59 at 1401 W. Lake Street in Bartlett 10 seasons

Fleetwood Roller Rink (established 1957). is a family owned business. Our venue hosts public skating, birthday parties (our specialty) privates and fundraisers. We promote family fun for all ages plus for “health sake, roller skate” Come visit us and join in our fun. Instruction available every Saturday at 1 pm Check for our ongoing specials and public skating times [See our ad on Back Cover.]

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January/February 2018

Suburban Family ~ Jan + Feb 2018  
Suburban Family ~ Jan + Feb 2018  

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