We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers, but please confirm dates, times, and availability before attending an event.

Events are posted on Little Lake County from information found on, but not limited to, attraction sites, government city sites; as well as submissions from individual attractions, press releases and PR firms. All events are subject to change without notice and Little Lake County cannot be held responsible.

Little Lake County loves hearing about events!!  Events must be low cost or free and for kids, families or parents. Events must not require pre-registration to attend, and must welcome walk-ins. To submit your event for the calendar please fill out this form:

Questions about the calendar? Please contact Melissa.

{TR} = Ticket Required – this are free events that require a ticket, generally they are handed out just prior to the event.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
3
4
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
5
6
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
Stay and Play at the J 10:30 am
Stay and Play at the J @ "Z" Frank Apachi Campus
Mar 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Have fun with your little one and connect with other families when you Stay & Play at the J! Our newly refurbished infant toddler play spaces have been expertly designed with the littlest hands, feet, [...]
7
La Leche League Meeting 6:00 pm
La Leche League Meeting @ New Mother New Baby
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Come meet with other breastfeeding moms and get support, information and friendship. All are always welcome!! These meetings are a wonderful way to work through some of the challenges you may be experiencing. Our fantastic [...]
8
9
AMC Sensory Friendly Films 10:00 am
AMC Sensory Friendly Films @ AMC Theatres in Northbrook Court and South Barrington
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
AMC is proud to partner with the Autism Society to offer unique movie showings where we turn the lights up, and turn the sound down, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing! [...]
10
11
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
12
13
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
Stay and Play at the J 10:30 am
Stay and Play at the J @ "Z" Frank Apachi Campus
Mar 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Have fun with your little one and connect with other families when you Stay & Play at the J! Our newly refurbished infant toddler play spaces have been expertly designed with the littlest hands, feet, [...]
14
15
16
Art Smart Saturday 9:00 am
Art Smart Saturday @ Bright Horizons at Northbrook
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for art, music, dance, and dramatic play activities. Drop in at your convenience.
17
47th Annual Maple Syrup Festival 11:00 am
47th Annual Maple Syrup Festival @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Celebrate the arrival of spring with a special day of activities including crafts, games, tree tapping and maple syrup history.
Sense-Sational Swim 4:00 pm
Sense-Sational Swim @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Mar 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Family swim time for children with sensory needs. This will be a quieter time for anyone that may need it. We will have a lifeguard on duty, however a parent needs to be in the [...]
18
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
19
20
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
Stay and Play at the J 10:30 am
Stay and Play at the J @ "Z" Frank Apachi Campus
Mar 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Have fun with your little one and connect with other families when you Stay & Play at the J! Our newly refurbished infant toddler play spaces have been expertly designed with the littlest hands, feet, [...]
21
22
23
AMC Sensory Friendly Films 10:00 am
AMC Sensory Friendly Films @ AMC Theatres in Northbrook Court and South Barrington
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
AMC is proud to partner with the Autism Society to offer unique movie showings where we turn the lights up, and turn the sound down, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing! [...]
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
24
Bucket Bug Hunt 1:30 pm
Bucket Bug Hunt @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Hike through the sugar bush to find out who has fallen into our sap buckets.
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
25
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
26
Spring Break Nature Drop In Days 1:00 pm
Spring Break Nature Drop In Days @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We provide the fun, you bring the kids to explore something new each day
27
Parent-Tot Open Gym 9:00 am
Parent-Tot Open Gym @ Northbrook Leisure Center
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring your kids to jump, bounce, run and make new friends at the indoor playground. They can exercise and play with balls, mats and hula hoops. Gym time is parent-supervised – there is no attendant [...]
Small Serendipity 10:00 am
Small Serendipity @ River Trails Nature Center
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Join River Trail Nature Center for a nature story and craft or other activity. Ages 3-6 w/adult. COST: FREE  
Stay and Play at the J 10:30 am
Stay and Play at the J @ "Z" Frank Apachi Campus
Mar 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Have fun with your little one and connect with other families when you Stay & Play at the J! Our newly refurbished infant toddler play spaces have been expertly designed with the littlest hands, feet, [...]
28
Spring Break Nature Drop In Days 1:00 pm
Spring Break Nature Drop In Days @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We provide the fun, you bring the kids to explore something new each day
29
30
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
31
Searching for Sasquatch 12:00 pm
Searching for Sasquatch @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
A fun scavenger hunt available throughout the day.
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Mar 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.