Summer Activities Lineup

Kids must be accompanied by an adult for all programs. Try It Tuesday Activities 1:00-3:30 PM @ Raupp Museum 6/16- Churn Butter 6/23- Make a Kite 6/30- Make Candles 7/7- Soap Boat 7/14- Button Buzz Toy 7/21- Ball and Jacks 7/28- Marbles 8/4- Cord Bracelet 8/11- Felt Flowers 8/18- Scrapbook Wild Wednesday Nature Walks 10:00Continue reading “Summer Activities Lineup”

History on Tap: beer tasting and crime stories

Love beer? Enjoy a good true crime story? Join us at the museum for an adults only event on October 7th.  Tickets include Lake Bluff Brewing Company beer tasting, a true crime talk, and all-you-can-eat appetizers. Parking and museum admission is free.  Hurry to reserve your spot. Space is limited to 40 people. Tickets mustContinue reading “History on Tap: beer tasting and crime stories”

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.

NEW story time program

Does your child love stories? The museum offers a story time hour every Friday morning through February 28.  After we read a history story, kids will have an opportunity to touch and learn about related artifacts. The program is best for toddlers and is free of charge. No need to register but all children needContinue reading “NEW story time program”