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Glen Ellyn Public Library. Register 630-469-0879. FRIDAY, JANUARY 26 FAMILY Princess Party – Come dressed as your favorite Princess, decorate your own crown and show off your best moves dancing. All princesses must pre-register & accompanied by an Adult. Darien Park District Community Center, 7301 Fairview Ave. 630-968-6400. SATURDAY, JANUARY 27 FAMILY Snow Race – Conquer the 4-6 mile course made up of 20 plus obstacles at The Mountain Top ski hill. Kids age 4 -11 can take on the lil-yeti course made up of eight lil-yeti sized obstacles. Lodge welcomes racers with craft brews, fire pit, food, music, and pictures with The Yeti. Grand Geneva Resort and Spa, Lake Geneva, WI. 800-345-1020. Register abominablesnowrace.com. FAMILY Trees in Winter – Nature Discovery Days allows adults and children to explore nature topics together with hands-on activities, games, crafts experiments and nature books. 10:30 AM -2:30 PM. Naperville Park District Knoch Knolls Nature Center, Naperville. 630-848-5000. SUNDAY, JANUARY 28 FAMILY Mother Son Dodgeball Tournament – Hit the court for a unique bonding experience with a fun afternoon of dodgeball in this tournament-style event. Ages 8 and up. 1-4 PM. Fox Valley Park District, Prisco Community Center, Aurora. 630-859-8606.

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FEBRUARY THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1 AUDITIONS Children – Auditions for the Lion King summer workshop open today. Little Mountain Theatre, Lemont, IL. info@littlemountaintheatre.org. ADULTS Understanding Fake News – Fiction and nonfiction are not just library sections. People get constantly bombarded with unreliable information from untrustworthy sources. Learn to weed through the noise and evaluate sources for authenticity. 7 PM. Glen Ellyn Public Library. 630-469-0879. KIDS Filters in Full Effect – Come and make your selfies into an Instant masterpiece. We’ll talk phone photography, composition, and print photos. All supplies provided. Grades 6-8. 4:30-5:30 PM. Wauconda Area Library. Register 847-526-6225. KIDS Little Olympians – Recommended for children 5 and under, with a participating adult. Race through obstacles! Test your agility! See if you have what it takes to be a little Olympian. Helen Plum Library. 630-627-0316. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2 ADULTS Chocolate, Cheese and Wine – Evening of chocolates, cheeses and a selection of over 35 wines from around the world for wine tastings. Portion of proceeds benefits the Glen Ellyn Park District Scholarship Program. 5PM-8PM. Reserve 22 at Village Links. Glen Ellyn

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Park District. Tickets glenellynchamber.com/chocolate. ADULTS Microsoft Windows 10 – Ready to upgrade your Windows operating system but want to know more before diving in. Learn the newest features and outline key differences between Windows 7, 8 and 10. 3 PM. Helen Plum Library. Register 630-627-0316. ADULTS Casino Royale – Join the Bartlett Area Chamber for a fun night out with friends and family. $35 advance admission includes 75 betting chips, appetizers, and one raffle entry. $40 at the door. 7 – 10 PM. Open to the public. Moretti’s Ristorante. 1175 W. Lake St. Bartlett. 630 736-9860. KIDS Daddy Daughter Date Night – A perfect date night for a dad and his daughter featuring a catered dinner, DJ with dancing, fun crafts, photos and fresh flowers. 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM. Lemont Park District. 16050 127th Street. Register 630- 257-6787 X 3031. KIDS Printmaking – Learn easy printmaking techniques that will allow you to make reproductions of your art. Grades 1-6. 3:30-4:30 PM. Winfield Public Library. Register 630-653-7599. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3 EXPO Indoor Flea Market –Free admission for buyers. Doors open at 9:00am sharp! 9am-1pm. Darien Park District Community Center, 7301 Fairview Ave. 630968-6400.

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Suburban Family ~ Jan + Feb 2018  

Winter Fun, On Stage, Healthy Heart, Fueling Young Athletes, Fitness Race Guide, Dining Restaurants, Special Occasions Party Planner, Local...

Suburban Family ~ Jan + Feb 2018  

Winter Fun, On Stage, Healthy Heart, Fueling Young Athletes, Fitness Race Guide, Dining Restaurants, Special Occasions Party Planner, Local...