Young Explorers' Mondays

Photograph: Nick Ulivieri
“Destination Solar System” takes visitors to the Adler Planetarium on a journey through space.
Adler Planetarium, South Loop Monday July 14 2014 10:00 - 13:00

Families with children 3–5 are welcome to take part in a weekly science program with workshops and experiments at the Adler Planetarium every Monday. The activities start on Monday, June 30, with a reading of "Curious George and the Rocket" and an appearance by the protagonist himself. Families can explore the sun, moon and earth through the One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure show.      

Venue name: Adler Planetarium
Address: 1300 S Lake Shore Dr

Opening hours: Weekdays 9:30am–4pm, weekends 9:30am–4:30pm.Summer daily 9:30am–6pm.
Transport: Bus: 12, 130, 146.
Price: $12, seniors $10, kids ages 3–11 $8; discounts for Chicago residents $2–$3
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