April 7, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sheepherding demonstrations cap an afternoon of fun and educational activities themed around "On the Farm." Hands-on crafts along with storytelling are provided in partnership by the DuPage Children's Museum, Naper Settlement, Knoch Knolls Nature Center and the Naperville Public Library. Naper Settlement and DuPage Children's Museum members are free.
April 7, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Century Memorial Chapel
For most its history, Chicago produced about one-third of the nation's candy. You probably know some candies made or invented here: Brach's caramels, Snickers and Milky Way bars, Wrigley's gum, Cracker Jack, Baby Ruth and Butterfinger, Tootsie Rolls, Frango Mints. Learn the history of these tasty treats and explore what made Chicago such an ideal location for candymakers. Find out why immigrants played a critical role in confectionery history, discover how Baby Ruth and Milk Duds got their names, and take a fun “candy quiz.” It’s delicious fun.