Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five April 17, 2020

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five at home things to do for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Make some memories!

For more great family events, see Oaklee’s  calendar of events!





Facebook Field Trips – Elgin Public Museum

Elgin Public Museum of Natural History & Anthropology is closed during the Covid-19 shelter-in-place, but our Facebook page is always open! Check daily, Monday-Friday, as we present mini-lessons in a wide variety of natural history and anthropology topics, from dinosaur poop to Native American culture.




Storytime Live! – Glencoe Public Library

Join Glencoe Librarians on Facebook Live for stories, songs, and surprises.





Live Gymnastics and Fitness Classes! – My Gym Buffalo Grove

Stay-at-home got your kids down? Are they looking for more exciting things to do? Join My Gym Live for fitness and gymnastics classes for kids ages 1 – 10! Participate in up to 5 classes per week for one price for the entire family.




Virtual Class: Character Design (Grades 6-12 Session) – Walt Disney Family Museum

This class will be held entirely online using a video conference interface. Students will be expected to have an internet connection, camera, and microphone to communicate with the teacher and other students. Basic materials such as pencils, pens, and paper will be used in class; digital means are also accepted. Please download this PDF.



Virtual Program: All About Seals! – The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

All About Seals! All Ages Cost: Suggested Donation Join us to meet the Maritime Aquarium seals and get a keeper’s-eye view of a seal feeding and training session. Click Here to Register For Friday, April 17 at 1O A.M. CST. 60 minutes.




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We will be thinking of (at home) things to do during this period of time. We hope it ends up being just a long snow day for all of us.