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Creatures of the Night

October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Join us for a special Halloween treat at the Conservatory – live creatures including owls, snakes, a sloth, and many more! Kids and families will learn about unique relationships between animals and plants as they collect treats throughout our building! Kids and adults will…

  • Visit up-close with TWELVE live animals – Owls, Stick Insects, Hawk, Bat-Eared Fox, Snakes, Bearded Dragon, Lionhead Rabbit, Opossum, Sloth, Armadillo, Millipede, Hedgehog Tenrec – and get a sweet treat! Please note, animals are subject to change.
  • NEW! ACME Miniature Flea Circus performances: two 25-minute showings at 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm
  • Sing and dance to music by the 3rd Sunday String Band
  • Create a Leaf Mask, Paper Bag Tree, or your own Creature Creation in the Family Activity area
  • Little ones can stop by the Tiny Tot Tent to make a Spider Web Plate, explore the Sensory Table, or take a moment to listen to a story in the Reading Nook
  •  And don’t forget to test drive your costume in a Monster Mash Costume Bash at 2:00 pm!
Suggested $5 donation & members get in FREE!


October 28, 2017
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Garfield Park Conservatory
300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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