Little Beans special events and activities are offered every week so check out our calendar of events for more information. We offer weekly and monthly events including story time, playgroups, concerts, parties, speakers/workshops, parents night out and more.

Language Stars Spanish Storytime

All Ages

Thursdays 11:00am–11:30am

Join Language Stars this month at Little Beans Cafe to enjoy interactive storytelling by one of Language Stars’ native speaking teachers! Free with playspace admission.

-October 9th from 11:00-11:30am
-October 16th from 11:00-11:30am
-October 23rd from 11:00-11:30am
-October 30th from 11:00-11:30am

Language Stars
Free with admission

Date Night (Drop Off)- October

2 years +

Friday, 10/17 5:00pm–8:00pm

Drop your little ones off with LBC’s Camp staff for a fun night of play, pizza and a movie while you have a well deserved night out.


LBC Camp staff
$25 for first child, $15 for siblings

Free Play sponsored by Sittercity’s Date Night Now

All ages

Thursday, 10/23 10:00am–12:00pm

Sittercity’s Date Night Now Program will be hosting a day of play from 10am – 12pm. Admission will be free and snacks for the kids will be included.

Sittercity’s newest program is just for Northside Chicago parents for last minute Friday and Saturday night sitters. Sittercity will hand pick and interview local sitters and you choose the right match for your family. Rates start at $50 for up to four hours of babysitting. Start planning your date night by going to

Book Now

FREE sponsored by Sittercitys Date Night Now

Pumpkin Decorating

All Ages

Thursday, 10/23 10:00am–1:00pm

Its that time of year again! We love Fall on the deck so join us for some pumpkin decorating. We’ll have pumpkins, paint and decorations on the deck for some decorating. Drop in for some fun. Below are the dates we will be decorating. No registration required.

Thursday, 10/23 from 10-1
Monday, 10/27 from 10-1
Wednesday, 10/29 from 2-5

$6 just for pumpkin decorating and an ice cream
$17 for pumpkin decorating, ice cream and play

$6 for pumpkin decorating only, $17 for pumpkin decorating and play

Halloween Party and Trick or Treating

All Ages

Friday, 10/31 2:30pm–5:00pm

Trick or Treating, Music, Games, Food, Costume Contest and Candy. What more do you need on Halloween! You can either pre-game your trick or treating with us or teach that little one how its done inside a safe fun play village.


$25 for one child, $20 for sibling 1, $15 for sibling 2