Thaw Out Chicago- with a Luau at the Notebaert Nature Museum

Thaw Out Chicago- with a Luau at the Notebaert Nature Museum

 Ahola!  With the extreme weather we’ve been facing in Chicago lately, there is no better time to escape to the tropical oasis of the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum!  Ditch the coat, gloves, scarves and hat and feel tropical, the museum  will be hosting its first official Luau party on Friday, Jan. 10 in the signature Butterfly Haven.

Special guest and musician, Mr. Singer will perform his best hits and dinner will be served. Nature Museum staff will be onsite to help with fun crafts such as lei and grass skirt making out of recycled materials. The entire museum will be open, including Animal Secrets, which closes Sunday, January 12 – don’t miss it!


WHAT:                                 Haven Luau   

WHEN:                                 Friday, January 10 5:30-7:30 p.m.

WHERE:                               Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum -  

2430 North Cannon Drive, just off Lake Shore Drive at Fullerton in Lincoln Park

COST:                                    $10/Member adult, $15/non-member adult.  Children $5 ages 3 and up


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