Age birth to 2

Play Dress-up Bake Shop!

Use simple kitchen supplies: bowl, whisk, spoons, etc. Make a baker's hat. Wrap fluffed tissue paper taped around a circle of cardboard.
Age 3 to 5

Play Dress-Up Pizza Parlor!

Gather kitchen supplies like a rolling pin and make homemade dough.
Use 1 cup of each:
flour, salt, water
plus 1 tablespoon vegetable oil.
Mix and play!


Families with children 5 and under and
Early Childhood professionals
11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Buzz Cafe
905 S. Lombard
Oak Park

10% Off for Families & EC Professionals

Parents/caregivers fill out the yellow Collaboration for Early Childhood information card and bring it with you to receive 10% off.
Don't have a card? Ask for the yellow card at Buzz Cafe.
Early Childhood professionals must show the Collaboration for Early Childhood email with this information to receive the discount.
Parents with children 6 and under
10:00 to 11:30 AM
Parenthesis / New Moms
405 S. Euclid Ave.
Oak Park

Always on the go? Quick, Healthy meals & snacks

Join Parenthesis/New Moms for a FREE workshop "Always on the Go? Quick, Healthy Meals + Snacks".
Chef Renee Gabbett will teach how to make quick and healthy snacks and meals for the whole family.
FREE child care.
Please RSVP before April 20 to or 773.252.3253 x221.
All ages
7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Happy Apple Pie
226 Harrison Street
Oak Park

Tasty Treats

Pick up a tasty treat from Happy Apple Pie and find some early learning resources to take home.
Children 12 and under
4:00 to 10:00 PM
711 N. Harlem
Oak Park

Kids Eat Free

Every Tuesday from 4:00 to 10:00 PM kids 12 and under eat free.

Read Every Day!

Visit your local library for more activities and book recommendations!