On Sunday, September 24, Willow Wood will host Play, Learn, Grow, a one-of-a-kind, community-wide fundraising event where your children can play creatively outdoors, learn about nature, and experience first-hand the origin of healthy food. Play, Learn, Grow will be held from 10:00am to 1:00pm at Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road in Winnetka.
A unique variety of interactive and educational activities are in store and will include:
- Planting kale and building scented herb sachets with The Organic Gardener
- Creating a healthy snack with Food Revolution Lake County
- Making newspaper pots and planting seeds with The Glencoe Community Garden
- Exploring outdoor living with L.L.Bean
- Crafting plaster fossils with Banner Day Camp for backyard excavations
- Investigating the natural world with Kohl Children's Museum
Also enjoy complimentary healthy snacks from KIND Snacks and a Peet's Coffee Bar, along with DJ entertainment, glitter tattoos and bounce houses. Bake425, La Cocinita and The Grand Food Center will be providing food for purchase.
All-access bracelets are $25 per child or $5 per exhibit or attraction. Adults and children under two years old are free.