Your Guide for All Things Kids and Family Fun
Bartlett Public Library Bartlett
Bartlett Nature Center in Bartlett (FREE)
Visitor center open from Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Creek Bend Nature Center in St. Charles (FREE)
Nature center open Monday through Thursday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.
Families on the Fox
Guide to things to do and all places to go in the Fox Valley.
Gail Borden Public Library
Check website for hours at all three branches – Main Library, Rakow Branch and South Elgin Branch.
All offer areas for drop-in play and scheduled programs.
Hawthorne Hill Nature Center (FREE)
Nature center is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays
Hickory Knolls Discovery Center in St. Charles (FREE)
Nature center open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday.
Local Things for Kids to Do
Jumps n’ Jiggles Indoor Playground and Carousel Pavilion in Elk Grove Village (Admission Fee)
Open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 847-437-9494
Lords Park Zoo Elgin
Poplar Creek Public Library Streamwood
Red Oak Nature Center in Batavia (FREE)
Nature center open Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 10 to 3 p.m.