3 for FREE! Free Family Events this Mother’s Day

Dad’s give mom the weekend off, we have THREE Days of FREE family events focused on mom, or giving mom a break. There’s plenty more to do this weekend on our calendar.

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Please remember to click the link for full details on each event. Little Lake County is not responsible for changes or cancellations.


Friday 12 May

7:00 p.m. Pajama Storytime, Barnes & Noble
{Deer Park} Dad’s give mom the night off and head to Barnes & Noble for a pajama storytime.


Saturday 13 May

11:00 a.m. Mother’s Day Storytime, Barnes & Noble
{Deerfield, Vernon Hills, Deer Park} This hilarious, heartwarming new story about raising a happy, healthy mom is filled with charming role-reversal humor, creative ideas and lots of love! Activities to follow.

1:00 p.m. Drop-in and Get Crafty, Round Lake Area Public Library
{Round Lake} Stop by and have fun making a craft to give to mom for Mother’s Day.


Sunday 14 May

12:00 p.m. FREE Admission for MOM’s, Kohl Children’s Museum
{Glenview} Free admission to all mother’s on Mother’s Day. It is one of the quietest weekend days of the year to visit if people are looking to avoid crowds. 

1:00 p.m. Flower Stories, Crabtree Nature Center
{Barrington} Don’t just give mom flowers,take her on a walk to listen to the stories behind the spring wildflowers.

1:30 p.m. Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk, River Trail Nature Center
{Northbrook} Learn about spring woodland wildflowers on a casual hike.




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