This Week In Chicago

Free Week at the Shedd:  You can fight the crowds today at the Shedd Aquarium (,
or come after school and visit for free through Friday. Entry to the
special exhibits, like the dolphin show and the new komodo dragon
exhibit, are discounted.

Maple Tree Tapping: Next month's Maple Syrup Festival at North Park Village Nature Center
is always popular with families, but this Sunday they are tapping the
trees from 1-2:30p. Stop by to help at this free event. (

The Wright 3 Tour: Take a tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House (, featured in Blue Balliett's popular children's book The Wright 3. The tour is targeted toward children age 6 and up, and it highlights details from Balliett's mystery.

- Kathy Broderick

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