April Special Events

The museum is hosting not one, not two, but three special events in April. Check them out! To register for any of these events go to https://registration.bgparks.org or call 847.459.2318 The first event is History on Tap on Friday, April 8 from 7:30 to 9:00. Join us for craft beer and a fantastic crime storyContinue reading “April Special Events”

Jr. FLL Lego League expo at the museum

The museum is excited to host its third Junior First Lego League expo event. The Junior FLL is a youth program to foster interest in science and innovation by designing Lego robot models to solve real-life problems. Local teams that participated in the Think Tank challenge in late 2014 will have the chance to showcaseContinue reading “Jr. FLL Lego League expo at the museum”

Junior FLL Celebration

The Lego Robotics event over the weekend was a smash. Congratulations to all of the teams. We saw some innovative Lego solutions to real natural disaster situations. Want to get involved? Check out the Park District’s Lego Robotics class at: http://bgparks.org/pdf/brochure/yg.pdf.

Junior FLL Celebration at the museum

The museum is excited to host a Junior First Lego League expo event again this year. The Junior FLL is a youth program to foster interest in science and innovation by designing Lego robot models to solve real-life problems. The museum will be hosting the Lego robotics celebration on Saturday, April 12 from 10-12.00 showcasingContinue reading “Junior FLL Celebration at the museum”

The Fuzzy Pink Bunnies of Doom are coming…

The museum is excited to announce a temporary community exhibit featuring The Fuzzy Pink Bunnies of Doom that opens in May. The Bunnies of Doom are a group of six talented girls from the northwest suburbs that make up a Lego robotics team. The group competes in the Junior First Lego League, a youth programContinue reading “The Fuzzy Pink Bunnies of Doom are coming…”