Youth Events

Gaming Tournament

Take on the world of gaming! Participate in Mario Kart, DDR, Super Smash Bros. and Guitar Hero tournaments. Regular rounds begin at 10 a.m. The competition continues with the semifinals and finals the same day. Pizza, drinks, and dessert provided for registered gamers. Prizes will be awarded for first and second place in each game for both divisions. Everyone is welcome to watch and cheer the players on. Registration is required for gamers. Register beginning Saturday, March 12th. Stop by the Youth Services Desk or call 847-681-7030.

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Instrument Petting Zoo

For ages 3 through adult Instructors from The Music Institute of Chicago will introduce and demonstrate their instruments. Everyone will have an opportunity to talk to the musicians and try out instruments donated for the day by Hoffman Strings, Ltd. of Prairie View/Lincolnshire and The Chicago Music Institute. This program will include string, percussion, guitar/bass and wind instruments. No tickets are required for this free drop-in event.

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Music Institute of Chicago & Hoffman Strings, Ltd
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Instrument Petting Zoo

For ages 3 through adult Instructors from The Music Institute of Chicago will introduce and demonstrate their instruments. Everyone will have an opportunity to talk to the musicians and try out instruments donated for the day by Hoffman Strings, Ltd. of Prairie View/Lincolnshire and The Chicago Music Institute. This program will include string, percussion, guitar/bass and wind instruments. No tickets are required for this free drop-in event.

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Music Institute of Chicago & Hoffman Strings, Ltd
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Winter Treat Workshop

Warm yourself up with some indoor fun! Join Whole Foods Market-Deerfield as they show you how to make your very own winter desserts. You'll be taking home your winter themed treats to share -- or just for you. All participants will take home decorated sugar cookies, snowmen on a stick, and sparkly "snowpops."

Registration begins in person or by phone, 847-681-7030, on Saturday, January 8, 2011.

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Whole Foods
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