With visiting artist, Stoney Sasser Join us for some fantastical fun with fabric! On May 16, see how the artist draws from themes inspired by the natural landscape and fantasy [...]
With visiting artist, Stoney Sasser Join us for some fantastical fun with fabric! On May 16, see how the artist draws from themes inspired by the natural landscape and fantasy to create vivid new environments using fabric as her medium. The following week, learn how to incorporate a variety of textures, colors, and patterns to create your own fabric sculptures in our hands-on workshop!
Demo Date: Saturday, May 16 from 10:00 a.m.-Noon (Free to the general public)
Saturday, May 23 Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m. Age: Youth 8 and above Cost: $10 members/$15 non-members Register for Activity # 905415-01
All Day (Saturday)
Children's Discovery Museum
101 E. Beaufort St., Normal, IL
LOCAL AMUSEMENT PARK WILL CELEBRATE 85 YEARS OF FUN: Knight’s Action Park will celebrate an impressive 85th birthday with Sir [...]
LOCAL AMUSEMENT PARK WILL CELEBRATE 85 YEARS OF FUN: Knight’s Action Park will celebrate an impressive 85th birthday with Sir George’s Day and the official opening of the 2015 season! Sir George will be there to join in the festivities. Don’t miss the thrilling Bermuda Triangle; test your courage on the exciting Devil Ray; and relax in the Wild River! Bring your entire family for a day of laughter, jubilee and water-filled fun!
The first 100 visitors will get a FREE Knight’s Action Park goodie bag! One lucky family will get an added bonus in their goodie bag, an admission coupon for a family of 4 to use towards their next visit!
May 23, 2015—Saturday––9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Opening Ceremony; 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Regular Park Hours
at Knight’s Action Park––1700 Recreation Drive, Springfield
For 85 years, Knight’s Action Park has made fun their focus. This family owned and operated attraction is one of a kind. No other venue combines the excitement of a wet and wild Splash Kingdom with the adventure of an Action Park and Route 66 Twin Drive-in! Knight’s Action Park – #WHEREFUNRULES
All Day (Saturday)
Knights Action Park
1700 Recreation Dr, Springfield, IL 62711
Every Wednesday and Saturday, May 13- October 31 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. No Admisson Fee at Adams Street, between [...]
50 vendors provide a variety of produce, cheese, baked goods, meats, plants and specialty items; plus local artisans, entertainment and chef demos. LINK, Debit and Credit Cards also now accepted.
(Saturday) 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Saturdays, May 16 - October 24 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. No Admisson Fee Support Local Art! Don’t miss the Artisan Market, Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the SE corner [...]
Saturdays, May 16 – October 24
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
No Admisson Fee
Support Local Art! Don’t miss the Artisan Market, Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the SE corner of 4th & Adams. Local artists exhibit and sell their original, one-of-a-kind artwork. Great gift and collector items! Please see the vendor list for artwork descriptions and contact information.
(Saturday) 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Calling all young artists! Urban Sassafras will be hosting a special kiddos-only art auction May 16 – 23, 2015. For one week, your art will [...]
16 – 23, 2015. For one week, your art will be on display in our shop for customers to bid on! The winning artist will receive a private US kiddos’ Party for themselves and 3 friends! This exciting party will include various art projects that are personalized and themed towards the special kiddo who wins!
Who may enter: Any child between the ages 2 – 10 years What: Any 2-dimensional artwork will be accepted
When: Final, signed artwork and entry form must be returned to Urban Sassafras, 200 Broadway, Downtown Springfield by May 8th
Where: All artwork will be displayed at Urban Sassafras May 16 – 23, 2014. Why: To raise money for the winning kiddo’s charity of choice!! Download The Entry form Here!
(Saturday) 10:00 am
200 Broadway, Springfield
Charity Cruise and Park 'N Shine to raise funds for Children's Miracle Network/St. John's Children's [...]
Charity Cruise and Park ‘N Shine to raise funds for Children’s Miracle Network/St. John’s Children’s Hospital. Participants will cruise a route from Sherman Family Video to W. Iles Family Video in Springfield from 9-11, then shine-up and show off until prize drawings at 2 p.m.
$25 Registration per vehicle for the day’s activities, door prizes through the day, ticket auction prizes and 50/50 drawn at 2:00. Award for “Crowd Favorite” car.
(Saturday) 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sherman and W. Iles, Springfield
Springfield Assembly #18, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls
9-4 May 23-24
More than 150 craft vendors
Free parking and admission
854-2850 for more information
23 (Saturday) - 24 (Sunday)
Macoupin County Historical Society Grounds
920 Breckenridge St., Carlinville, IL
4 pm - 11:30 pm Friday and Saturday 11 am - 11:30 pm Sunday and Monday Carnival rides Live music Italian food and games 1-ton free spaghtetti day on May 25 11 am to 1:30 [...]
22 (Friday) - 25 (Monday)
Benld City Park
Every Saturday is Super! Introducing Satur-Play! at the Illinois State Museum. Be drawn in by fun science [...]
Introducing Satur-Play! at the Illinois State Museum. Be drawn in by fun science experiments and art projects so entertaining and intriguing, you may forget you are learning too! When there isn’t a Super Saturday (2nd Saturday of each month), expect a Satur-Play! activity. Recommended for the whole family and suggested for ages 3-10.
Every Saturday “Satur-Play!” Illinois State Museum but Super Saturdays …in the Play Museum, 502 S. Spring Street
11AM-3PM Springfield, IL 62706
May 30 – Go Fish?
Satur-Play! is an engaging hands-on enhancement program at the Illinois State Museum. This exciting new program features science and art activities that children and families can participate in while visiting the Mary Ann MacLean Play Museum. A different theme and activity will be offered each week on Saturday. Registration is not required. For more information, call the Education Section at (217) 782-5955. Satur-Play! is supported by an 1877 Fund grant.
Satur-Play! is an engaging hands-on enhancement program for the Mary Ann MacLean Play Museum at the Illinois State Museum. This exciting new program features science and art activities that children and families can participate in while visiting the Play Museum. A different theme and activity will be offered each week on Saturday with the exception of Super Saturdays. Registration is not required. For more information, call the Education Section at (217) 782-5955.
Try experiments and projects at home by visiting our Satur-Play! blog at saturplay.blogspot.com.
(Saturday) 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Illinois State Museum
502 S. Spring St., Springfield, IL