February

Saturday, February 3

Story Hour Saturday

11 AM to 12 PM; Free

Come visit the beautiful Elgin Public Museum for our brand new children's program, held every first Saturday of the month. Kids will spend a fun and relaxing hour with our educators, listening to fantastic stories about animals- a different one every month! This month's topic is the majestic Barn Owl. There is no charge for this program, but donations are always welcome. We hope to see you there!

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Friday, February 9

Science Night: The Pressure is On!
6-8 PM; Fee: $2 per person, Members free

Come to the Elgin Public Museum to learn all about the science of water pressure! Take part in experiments and demonstrations which will illustrate how it can be manipulated and how this knowledge helps humans! Compete in a water race and make your own prank water bottle to take home in time for April Fool's Day.

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Saturday, February 24

Bison Feeding in Lords Park
7-8:30 AM; Fee: $2/Adult, $1/Child, Members Free

Join us for an up close and personal look at the bison, deer and elk at the Lords Park Zoo. Meet at the Museum for a short introduction after which we head for the zoo to assist the zookeeper in feeding these magnificent creatures. Space is limited to 12 people, so please register early!Join us for an up close and personal look at the bison, deer and elk at the Lords Park Zoo. Meet at the Museum for a short introduction after which we head for the zoo to assist the zookeeper in feeding these magnificent creatures. Space is limited to 12 people, so please register early!
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