Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five November 8, 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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Disney’s The Lion King JR. – Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
November 8-9 in Arlington Heights

The African savannah comes to life on stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle… and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale. Recommended for grades K-9.



Night at the Museum – Stuart R Paddock School
November 9 in Palatine

A newly recruited night security guard at the Museum discovers that his job is more that she expected as unusual things start to happen. This is a madcap adventure which pays tribute to some of the shows in the past 10 years.




Dino Works! – Wonder Works Children’s Museum
November 8-10 in Oak Park

Dino Works is one of the few events older than Wonder Works… Much Older! Dino Works returns in 2019 with hands on exploration and play, teaching kids about Dinosaurs and the world they lived in (Ours!!).




Explore S’more Parks – Larry Fink Park
November 8 in Highland Park

Explore a different park each time while taking an interactive hike with a naturalist that ends around a cozy campfire with s’mores! Children under two are free. Min/Max is 6/20.




CYT presents Aladdin Jr. – The Hemmens Cultural Center
November 9 in Elgin

The story you know and love has been given the royal treatment! Aladdin and his three friends are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and a Genie who has the power to grant three wishes.




Sponsored by: “St. Charles Park District”
With the Holiday season approaching. See what family fun events are happening at the St. Charles Park District.