Friday Fun Five February 23, 2019

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories!

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“The LEGO MOVIE” Days at LEGOLAND Discovery Center
Feb 22 – March 27 in Schaumburg

“The LEGO Movie” Mystery Mosaic Guests work together to help build a mystery LEGO mosaic throughout the weekend. Character Meet and Greets Want a family picture with one of The LEGO Movie stars? Meet Emmet, Wyldstyle and maybe new character to be discovered from the film.




Carnival of Exceptional Character – Elk Grove Park District
Feb 23 in Elk Grove Village

Come join us in celebrating the great service organizations that are the core of community strength – Good Character! Free fun for the whole family!




Public Skating – Northbrook Sports Center
Feb 22-23, 25 in Northbrook

Our public skate sessions are great for family and friends to have a good time on the ice together, and it may just get you excited enough to take part in our skating and hockey programs.




Northern Illinois LEGO Train Club – Bloomingdale Public Library
Feb 23 in Bloomingdale

The Northern Illinois LEGO® Train Club will exhibit a one-of-a-kind LEGO® train display here at BPL, free to the public this weekend! LEGO lovers of all ages will be amazed as custom LEGO® trains whizz past cities and towns all made out of LEGO® bricks!




“Build It!” at Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago
Through Feb and March in Glenview

Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago celebrates the return of the popular temporary exhibit “Build It!,” a larger than life collection of building blocks that allow children to explore their creativity while learning about architecture, science, and storytelling.




Sponsored by: “Chicago Northwest Restaurant Week
Mark your calendars now! This 10-day event only happens once a year so don’t miss out Make sure to let your hostess and server know that you are there for Restaurant Week!