Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five January 14, 2022

Here are our top five things to do with you and your family this weekend! Make some memories!

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

Hit the Slopes in the Suburbs


Now that winter weather has officially arrived, it’s time to make the most of the snow. Hit the road to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, tubing and more at slopes throughout the area.



Marcus Theatres 2022 Winter Kids Dream Film Series presented by American Family Insurance

January 8 – February 6, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pegasus Theatre Chicago is proud to announce its 35th Annual Young Playwrights Festival, streaming Jan. 6 – Feb. 6, 2022 with a virtual opening night ceremony, Sunday, Jan. 9 at 2 p.m. CST.



Family Fun Storytime: Online Event – Skokie Public Library

Friday, January 14, 21, 28, February 11, 18, 25, 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Family Fun Storytime: Online Event Friday, January 14, 2022 10:30 am – 11:00 am Zoom Event Enjoy songs and stories with Ms. Caitlin. Register for each week you wish to attend, and you will receive the Zoom link in your confirmation email.



Youth Services Winter Reading Program – Elk Grove Village Library

January 14 – February 17, 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Join the Youth Services’ Winter Reading Program for children from birth through 8th grade. Read five books to your child or read on your own for 60 minutes each week and earn a ticket to enter into our final prize drawing which includes gift cards to Baskin Robins, Classic Cinemas, and Target.



Peace Tree Craft in Celebration of Martin Luther King JR – Evanston Main Library

January 14 – 17, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Come by the Main Children’s Desk or Robert Crown to pick up your craft kit. One per child, while supplies last. The join us virtually on January 17 for 2 short films and our speaker, Rev. Reeves.