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.

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Home Depot Kids Workshop 9:00 am
Home Depot Kids Workshop @ Your Local Home Depot
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Home Depot offers free workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all ages and experience levels. Review the schedule of upcoming workshops and choose a specific workshop to attend. You’ll see a variety of workshops scheduled – [...]
Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10:00am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join the fun! [...]
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Sensory Sensitive Sundays 9:00 am
Sensory Sensitive Sundays @ Chuck E Cheese Vernon Hills
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Enjoy games and food with reduced lighting and noise.  Staff will be trained and caring about autism and other special needs.
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10:00am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join the fun! [...]
Storytime and Activities featuring Moon’s First Friends: One Giant Leap for Friendship 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities featuring Moon’s First Friends: One Giant Leap for Friendship @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
From high up in the sky, the Moon has spent her whole life watching Earth and hoping for someone to visit. When is it her turn? Join us for Storytime and activities, and get a [...]
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Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Alphaprints: Sea Life 11:00 am
Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Alphaprints: Sea Life @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a book and participate in activities featuring sensory growth for your little ones.
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Flick & Float 7:30 pm
Flick & Float @ Family Aquatic Center
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Lights… Camera… Floaties! Spend an evening at the Family Aquatic Center with family and friends! We’ll be showing a movie on our large inflatable movie screen. Doors open at 7:30 pm and guests will be [...]
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10:00am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join the fun! [...]
Saplings Kids Club with WTTW Kids Big Idea 11:00 am
Saplings Kids Club with WTTW Kids Big Idea @ Hawthorn Mall- Lower Level near YuKids Island
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
HAWTHORN MALL INVITES ALL SAPLINGS KIDS CLUB MEMBERS TO ‘THE BIG IDEA SHOW’ ON SATURDAY, JUNE 15TH WHAT:  Hawthorn Mall invites all Saplings kids club members to its “Big Idea Show” event on Saturday, June 15th. [...]
Storytime and Activities featuring Hop on Pop 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities featuring Hop on Pop @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Celebrate dad with a Storytime and activities featuring this beloved Dr. Seuss classic. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only).
Treasure Hunters: All-American Adventure Event 2:00 pm
Treasure Hunters: All-American Adventure Event @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Discover this bestselling series from James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein through hands-on games, activities, and giveaways.
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Baby & Me Storytime featuring Alphaprints: Animal Opposites 11:00 am
Baby & Me Storytime featuring Alphaprints: Animal Opposites @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a book and participate in activities featuring sensory growth for your little ones.
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Saplings Kids Club 11:00 am
Saplings Kids Club @ Hawthorn Mall
Jun 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saplings Kids Club Ages 2-8 FREE Admission Must be a Kids Club member to attend. Register today it’s FREE! Sign up in the Mall Management Office M-F 8:30-5pm or at the Saplings cart lower level [...]
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10:00am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join the fun! [...]
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Baby & Me Storytime featuring Hello, World! Dinosaurs 11:00 am
Baby & Me Storytime featuring Hello, World! Dinosaurs @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a book and participate in activities building language skills for your little ones.
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Storytime Picnic in the Park 11:00 am
Storytime Picnic in the Park @ Grosse Pointe Park
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Vernon Area Public Library brings the stories; you bring your lunch. Ages 0–6 with an adult. Siblings welcome. Drop in. Grosse Pointe Park, 900 Grosse Pointe Blvd., Vernon Hills.
Free Movie in the Park 8:00 pm
Free Movie in the Park @ Deerpath Community Park
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy a free movie under the stars!  The movie will begin at dusk in Deerpath Park. Park at the Cherokee Road entrance and walk north to the viewing [...]
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10:00am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join the fun! [...]
Pride Storytime Featuring Prince & Knight, Maiden & Princess, and Red: A Crayon’s Story 11:00 am
Pride Storytime Featuring Prince & Knight, Maiden & Princess, and Red: A Crayon’s Story @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a Pride Storytime that celebrates diversity. Enjoy fun-filled activities, and get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only).
Game On! Event 2:00 pm
Game On! Event @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Elevate your gaming skills with our info-packed guides and activities at this interactive event for game-loving young readers.* *Event activities will not include gaming devices. Customers are invited to bring personal devices and hang out [...]
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Baby & Me Storytime featuring Hello, World! Solar System 11:00 am
Baby & Me Storytime featuring Hello, World! Solar System @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a book and participate in activities building language skills for your little ones.

11 Comments

  1. The events seem to revolve in most part around children and families and although that is nice, there is not a lot for single adults. is there a separate web site for those events?