Saturday, January 6

Story Hour Saturday: Polar Bears

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 king of the Arctic- Polar Bears! There is no charge for this program, but donations are always welcome. We hope to see you there!


Friday, January 12

Science Nights
6-8 PM; Fee: $2 per person, Members free

Curious about the natural world around you? Bring your family to Elgin Public Museum’s Science Night! Different stations will be set up around the museum for kids and their parents to experience themed, hands-on demonstrations and scientific experiments. No registration necessary.


Saturday, January 27

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!