Homeschool Adventures: "king Tut”

Wednesday, November 2, for children, ages 5-12, with an adult

1:00-3:00pm • $3 per child for non-members, $2 for members

at the Des Plaines History Center

Tutankhamun ruled ancient Egypt as pharaoh for 10 years until his death at age 19. He was largely forgotten until his sealed tomb was discovered in 1922. Come learn about the boy king and make your own mummy out of plaster! For children, ages 5-12, with an adult. $3, $2 for members. Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson St., Des Plaines. 847-391-5399, desplaineshistory.org for more details.

 

 

 

 

 

Homeschool Adventures: “An Artful Valentine”

Wednesday, February 1, for children, ages 5-12, with an adult

1:00-3:00pm • $3 per child for non-members, $2 for members

Romero Britto is a Brazilian-born artist whose bright vivid art pieces have traveled the globe. He combines elements of cubism, pop art, and graffiti in his work to express a vision of hope and happiness. Come create his famous heart art in honor of Valentine’s Day.

 

 

 

 

Homeschool Adventures: “Dr. Seuss Day”

Wednesday, March 1, for children, ages 5-12, with an adult

1:00-3:00pm • $3 per child for non-members, $2 for members

You’re off to great places! Today is a great day to make a creation for your collection. Come explore the wonderful world of Dr. Seuss and all his silly characters. We will create a Lorax as well as make a yummy treat to eat. “Oh the things you can find, if you don’t stay behind!” –Dr. Seuss