Summer Passports
Jun 1 2018 - 9:00am to Aug 5 2018 - 4:00pm
The Museum Passport Series is back! This series of 5 search activities will enable families to take a closer look at the exhibits that they love.
Jul 21 2018 - 8:00am to 10:00am
Canoe or kayak within the Emiquon Complex. Enjoy wildlife viewing and learning about wetland restoration efforts and current scientific research.
Jul 21 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
The Sweet Potatoes come out of Southern California dishing up a fresh blend of country, folk and homespun Americana...
Jul 22 2018 - 2:00pm
NEA Funded artist discusses his creative process and his public art installation "Harvest."
Jul 24 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
In this school bus series film, the class shrinks to the size of spiders for a lesson on how webs are spun to catch prey.
Jul 24 2018 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
In this school bus series film, the class shrinks to the size of spiders for a lesson on how webs are spun to catch prey.
Jul 25 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
In this school bus series film, the class shrinks to the size of spiders for a lesson on how webs are spun to catch prey.
Jul 25 2018 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
In this school bus series film, the class shrinks to the size of spiders for a lesson on how webs are spun to catch prey.
Jul 26 2018 (All day)
As part of unLOCK, Colin Lyons will discuss several recent projects that consider preservation in an age of planned obsolescence and resource depletion. Fusing sculpture, printmaking, and land art, Lyons’ work employs the chemistry of printmaking as a re-
Bicentennial & Beyond: The Illinois Legacy Collection
Jul 27 2018 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Take a journey through 200 years of Illinois history on this curator-led gallery walk through "Bicentennial and Beyond: The Illinois Legacy Collection" exhibition.
Jul 28 2018 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Using special equipment to attract insects, entomology expert Jim Wiker will share his knowledge and teach participants about the different species.