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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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
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Rockin’ Tots 9:00 am
Rockin’ Tots @ Rockin' Jump - Buffalo Grove
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Do you have an active little one? Do they bounce off the walls on Sunday morning? Take them to our special “Rockin’ Tots” Toddler Time!   Sunday morning 9 AM – 11 AM at Rockin’ [...]
3
“The Very Hungry Caterpillar Turns” 50 10:00 am
“The Very Hungry Caterpillar Turns” 50 @ Vernon Area Public Library District
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
For children birth to age 5 with their caregiver. Eric Carle’s classic picture book has been delighting readers since 1969. Join in a celebration of this well-loved tale with books, songs and a craft. Ages 0–5 with [...]
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
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Wednesday Storytime 10:30 am
Wednesday Storytime @ Barnes and Noble Deerfield
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 am for stories and activities for kids ages 4 and up.
LEGO Club 3:00 pm
LEGO Club @ North Chicago Public Library
Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Help your children explore their latent creativity by bringing them to Lego Club every Wednesday after school! We have boxes of Legos for you and your children to enjoy. For ages 3 to 12.
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
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Saturday Storytime 10:00 am
Saturday Storytime @ Barrington Area Library
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 2 – 6 w/ caregiver Play and explore with stories, songs, art, and more in this energetic Saturday morning story time class. Dress for a mess! Program Room. No registration required.
Under Five Family Time 10:30 am
Under Five Family Time @ Vernon Area Public Library District
Jun 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Recover from the hustle and bustle of the busy week and join us rhymes, songs, dancing, books as well as a themed craft perfect for the pre-K crowd. Siblings are always welcome. Ages 0–5 with [...]
Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
9
Rockin’ Tots 9:00 am
Rockin’ Tots @ Rockin' Jump - Buffalo Grove
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Do you have an active little one? Do they bounce off the walls on Sunday morning? Take them to our special “Rockin’ Tots” Toddler Time!   Sunday morning 9 AM – 11 AM at Rockin’ [...]
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
Tuck-me-in Tales (TR) 6:30 pm
Tuck-me-in Tales (TR) @ Vernon Area Public Library District
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Dress in pajamas, snuggle with your stuffy and wind down from the day with books, songs and rhymes. Ages 0–6 years with an adult. Ticket required. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis the [...]
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Wednesday Storytime 10:30 am
Wednesday Storytime @ Barnes and Noble Deerfield
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 am for stories and activities for kids ages 4 and up.
LEGO Club 3:00 pm
LEGO Club @ North Chicago Public Library
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Help your children explore their latent creativity by bringing them to Lego Club every Wednesday after school! We have boxes of Legos for you and your children to enjoy. For ages 3 to 12.
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
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Rockin’ Tots 9:00 am
Rockin’ Tots @ Rockin' Jump - Buffalo Grove
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Do you have an active little one? Do they bounce off the walls on Sunday morning? Take them to our special “Rockin’ Tots” Toddler Time!   Sunday morning 9 AM – 11 AM at Rockin’ [...]
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
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Wednesday Storytime 10:30 am
Wednesday Storytime @ Barnes and Noble Deerfield
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 am for stories and activities for kids ages 4 and up.
LEGO Club 3:00 pm
LEGO Club @ North Chicago Public Library
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Help your children explore their latent creativity by bringing them to Lego Club every Wednesday after school! We have boxes of Legos for you and your children to enjoy. For ages 3 to 12.
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.
Pajama-Rama Storytime 6:30 pm
Pajama-Rama Storytime @ Zion-Benton Public Library
Jun 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Storytime for families. Wear your pajamas if you wish & bring your bedtime stuffie. We will read stories, play some games. April 18: It’s Raining Cats and Dogs! May 16:  Monsters June 20: Teddy Bear [...]
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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 [...]
Kids Night Out 5:00 pm
Kids Night Out @ Taste Buds Kitchen
Jun 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kids Night Out @ Taste Buds Kitchen | Bannockburn | Illinois | United States
Every 3rd Friday at TBK is Kids Night Out! Parents: you deserve a night out…and so do the kids! Drop them off for this 3-hour evening workshop. Pack up your adventure bags and let’s get [...]
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Parent Tot Play 11:00 am
Parent Tot Play @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day! Parent/Tot Swim is for children 3 and under only. Fees: Children age three and younger FREE; Adults and children age four and older, $6 per person.