We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers, but please confirm dates, times, and availability before attending an event.

Events are posted on Little Lake County from information found on, but not limited to, attraction sites, government city sites; as well as submissions from individual attractions, press releases, and PR firms. All events are subject to change without notice and Little Lake County cannot be held responsible.

Little Lake County loves hearing about events!!  Events must be low cost or free and for kids, families or parents. Events must not require pre-registration to attend, and must welcome walk-ins. To submit your event for the calendar please click the green +Post Your Event button on the calendar below.

Questions about the calendar? Please contact Melissa.

{TR} = Ticket Required – this are free events that require a ticket, generally they are handed out just prior to the event.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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My First Yoga 10:30 am
My First Yoga @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Ages 3-5 Ms. Lani from Banner Day Camp will lead preschool-aged children through basic poses and breathing exercises in these fun, easy-to-follow classes. No yoga experience is necessary. Parents or caregivers are welcome to stay [...]
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Fall Bulb Festival 10:00 am
Fall Bulb Festival @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Enjoy family activities and shop for more than 200 varieties of bulbs. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 4 – 6, 2019 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Regular parking fees apply.   Outdoors: [...]
Inchworms 11:00 am
Inchworms @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages Birth – Crawlers with adult Get on the floor for stories, rhymes, songs, and bounces that build early literacy skills in our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome to attend. Little one already walking? [...]
5
Glencoe French Market 8:00 am
Glencoe French Market @ Wyman Green
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Glencoe French Market returns to Wyman Green every Saturday this summer from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., starting on June 8. Be sure to make the Glencoe French Market your every-Saturday-stop for fresh farm produce, locally [...]
Fall Bulb Festival 10:00 am
Fall Bulb Festival @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Enjoy family activities and shop for more than 200 varieties of bulbs. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 4 – 6, 2019 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Regular parking fees apply.   Outdoors: [...]
Harvest Fest 10:00 am
Harvest Fest @ Kalk Park
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come celebrate fall at one of the best community spirit events of the year! Spend the morning at Kalk Park enjoying family-friendly games, attractions, and entertainment. Halloween pumpkins will be available for purchase. All ages [...]
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Fall Bulb Festival 10:00 am
Fall Bulb Festival @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Enjoy family activities and shop for more than 200 varieties of bulbs. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 4 – 6, 2019 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Regular parking fees apply.   Outdoors: [...]
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Rock and Read 10:00 am
Rock and Read @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 18 months-3 years with parent or caregiver Join Ms. Susan for Monday stories! Listen to books, move to the beat, and more at this active storytime. Older siblings are welcome.
Stay and Play 10:30 am
Stay and Play @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Birth – Age 3 Whether you come for Rock and Read or Book Babies, you’re welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We’ll have puppets, toys, music, and more for you to explore. [...]
Book Babies 11:00 am
Book Babies @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Crafternoons 4:15 pm
Crafternoons @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 8 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
All ages What could be better than a lazy crafternoon? Create your own crafts out of a wide variety of materials, ranging from the everyday to the entirely unexpected.
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Mr. Kipley’s Halloween Magic & Puppet Show 10:00 am
Mr. Kipley’s Halloween Magic & Puppet Show @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
All ages (children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult)   Magician and puppeteer Mr. Kipley will dazzle and delight the audience with his spooky (but not too scary!) Halloween-themed show. Costumes are encouraged!
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Glencoe French Market 8:00 am
Glencoe French Market @ Wyman Green
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Glencoe French Market returns to Wyman Green every Saturday this summer from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., starting on June 8. Be sure to make the Glencoe French Market your every-Saturday-stop for fresh farm produce, locally [...]
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Sukkot Family Activities 10:00 am
Sukkot Family Activities @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Celebrate the Jewish harvest holiday Sukkot with arts and crafts activities to decorate the sukkah. Celebrate the Jewish harvest holiday Sukkot! Families are invited to help decorate the branch-covered sukkah, which will be on display at [...]
Spooky Pooch Parade 11:00 am
Spooky Pooch Parade @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  Tickets in advance (purchased on or before October 12): $17/$22 Day-of tickets (purchased on October 13): $23/$28 For two very special hours only, dogs are allowed in the Chicago Botanic Garden. Cleverly costumed canines [...]
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Rock and Read 10:00 am
Rock and Read @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 18 months-3 years with parent or caregiver Join Ms. Susan for Monday stories! Listen to books, move to the beat, and more at this active storytime. Older siblings are welcome.
Stay and Play 10:30 am
Stay and Play @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Birth – Age 3 Whether you come for Rock and Read or Book Babies, you’re welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We’ll have puppets, toys, music, and more for you to explore. [...]
Book Babies 11:00 am
Book Babies @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
18
Inchworms 11:00 am
Inchworms @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages Birth – Crawlers with adult Get on the floor for stories, rhymes, songs, and bounces that build early literacy skills in our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome to attend. Little one already walking? [...]
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
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Fall Fun in the Garden with Play Educator Linda Semel 9:30 am
Fall Fun in the Garden with Play Educator Linda Semel @ Glencoe Community Garden
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
As the GCG transitions from summer to fall, discover the Garden through sight, sound, touch, taste, and smell with play educator, Linda Semel. All ages welcome with a parent or caregiver. Bring an umbrella in [...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
All Ages with Adult  Celebrate the weekend with family stories! Join Glencoe librarians for books, songs, and activities featuring a different seasonal theme each month. All ages are welcome to attend; however, stories and songs [...]
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
20
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
21
Rock and Read 10:00 am
Rock and Read @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 18 months-3 years with parent or caregiver Join Ms. Susan for Monday stories! Listen to books, move to the beat, and more at this active storytime. Older siblings are welcome.
Stay and Play 10:30 am
Stay and Play @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Birth – Age 3 Whether you come for Rock and Read or Book Babies, you’re welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We’ll have puppets, toys, music, and more for you to explore. [...]
Book Babies 11:00 am
Book Babies @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
25
Inchworms 11:00 am
Inchworms @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages Birth – Crawlers with adult Get on the floor for stories, rhymes, songs, and bounces that build early literacy skills in our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome to attend. Little one already walking? [...]
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
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Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
27
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns 6:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Hand-Carved Pumpkins Light up the Night Tickets on sale to members only August 26 – September 2. On September 3, tickets will be available to the public. All advance tickets purchased before October 15 are $16 for [...]
28
Rock and Read 10:00 am
Rock and Read @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 18 months-3 years with parent or caregiver Join Ms. Susan for Monday stories! Listen to books, move to the beat, and more at this active storytime. Older siblings are welcome.
Stay and Play 10:30 am
Stay and Play @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Birth – Age 3 Whether you come for Rock and Read or Book Babies, you’re welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We’ll have puppets, toys, music, and more for you to explore. [...]
Book Babies 11:00 am
Book Babies @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Boo Bash 5:30 pm
Boo Bash @ Takiff Center
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Calling all ghosts and goblins! Have fun at our family-friendly Halloween party. Enjoy a Boo-tiful evening filled with crafts, carnival games, candy and treats, entertainment and a pizza dinner. Please wear a costume and bring [...]
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Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.

12 Comments

  1. The events seem to revolve in most part around children and families and although that is nice, there is not a lot for single adults. is there a separate web site for those events?

  2. Is there a way to print out the calendar of just the month of June in one page? A printer friendly version?
    When I try to print it, it is wanting to print 25 pages in strange columns.
    Thanks.

  3. Rockin Jump no longer has rockin tots on Saturdays in the summer if you want to make that change. They said it would return in the fall.

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