Family Programs

SUMMER 2017 FAMILY PROGRAMS

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Location:  Elmhurst History Museum Education Center, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst


More Info: Call 630-833-1457 email

EHMprograms@elmhurst.org


JULY 2017


Wednesday, July 26
Summer Family Fun Series: Disco Culture and Style

Time: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.



Take a trip back to the Disco Era and the ‘70s! How would people who liked disco music have dressed or decorated in the late 1970s?  What music did they listen to and how did they dance?  Learn about disco culture and style with DJ Oliver as he spins records to explore the disco sound. Participants will make their own mini lava lamps, design record labels, and use paper dolls to create a designer disco look. Kids will end the workshop by learning one of the signature dance moves of the Disco Era! Appropriate for kids age 5-12 accompanied by an adult, no charge for adult. Download the program flyer.

LIBRARY PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS: 
 Use your reader coupons for $3 discount!
REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Brown Paper Tickets  http://bpt.me/2934474
COST PER CHILD: FREE to Members; $5 Non-Members; $2 for Library Coupon Holders
LOCATION: Elmhurst History Museum Education Center, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst


AUGUST 2017


Wednesday, August 9
Summer Family Fun Series: Wacky Sports Promotions

Time: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Participants will learn about how Disco Demolition Night was one of many promotions that have attracted and entertained audiences at sports events for years, including promotions that worked….and those that didn’t!  Participants will plan their own crazy promotional event and design their own t-shirt and buttons.  Limit: 40 participants. Appropriate for kids age 5-12 accompanied by an adult.

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IBRARY PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS:  Use your reader coupons for $3 discount!
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: Brown Paper Tickets  http://bpt.me/2934478
COST PER CHILD:
FREE to Members; $5 Non-Members; $2 for Library Coupon Holders
LOCATION:
Elmhurst History Museum Education Center, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst