Thursday, January 29, 2015
Upcoming Programs at the Museum
Saturday January 31st, Magic Show at the Museum
Free family event!
Saturday Feb. 7th, Vintage Valentines
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Make your valentines really stand out this year! We have all the supplies for children to make their own cards for their classroom celebrations. While using vintage valentines as inspiration, children will learn about the history of the holiday and see how it was celebrated in the past. Grades k-5.
Sunday, Feb. 8th, Trivia Night at the Museum
There is still room for teams to participate in this fun, entertaining fundraiser for the Arlington Heights Historical Society and the Arlington Heights Crime-stoppers Organization. Cash bar provided by Tuscan Market. Call 847-255-1225 for more details.
Sunday Feb. 15th, Frozen Fun!
Learn what Arlington Heights has in common with the movie Frozen through different activities and crafts. This family event is part of our Discovery Days series.
Monday Feb. 16th, School Day Off Adventures
Learn about the lives of some recent presidents and make your own powdered wig like George Washington wore.
Sunday Feb. 22nd Girl Scout World Thinking Day
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Each year on World Thinking Day, girls participate in activities and projects with global themes to honor their sister Girl Guides and Girl Scouts in other countries. The theme for World Thinking Day 2015 is girls worldwide say "Creating Peace through Partnerships" It is especially focused on empowering girls so that they can empower the world to live more peacefully. This theme is based on United Nation's Millennium Development Goal 8, Develop a Global Partnership for Development. Thinking Day not only gives girls a chance to celebrate international friendships, but is also a reminder that Girl Scouts of the USA is part of a global community—one of nearly 150 countries with Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. Join other girl scouts in our community as we learn about how our voices can bring about peace, as well as participate in activities to discover how we can help improve the lives of those in the world's poorest countries.
Thursday Feb. 26th, Cooking with Chef Dave
Celebrate various national months of food observances and holidays with these hands on classes led by Dave Esau, chef and owner of Dave's Specialty Foods, Inc. of Mount Prospect. Join Chef Dave for lively cooking activities. Each class features a different culinary experience. Grades 1-5. This month we’ll be celebrating National Pie Day. Yum!
Crafting Circle meets weekly to work on different projects. Call 847-255-1225 for more information.