Events

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.

Easter Bunny Photos

All Ages

Friday, 4/18 2:00pm–4:00pm

The Easter Bunny will be at LBC for photos. Sign up for a photo with the Bunny. Come by for just a photo and bunny visit or photo and play! Registration required.

Book a Photo Timeslot

Teacher:
LBC Staff
Price:
$10 for photo only, $20 for play and photo

Easter Party

All Ages

Friday, 4/18 4:30pm–7:00pm

Another one of LBC’s favorite events. We’ll have the Easter Bunny here for photos and a visit plus we’ll have a fun Easter Egg Hunt (eggs will be placed during the whole party), play and pizza. Party includes bunny photo, Easter egg hunt, play and pizza/drinks.
Registration is required.

Teacher:
LBC Staff
Price:
$30 for one child, $40 for two children, $50 for three children
Register

Author Reading of Dream Big Academy

All Ages

Wednesday, 4/23 10:30am–11:09pm

Join author, Mom, and entrepreneur Marissa Klein for a reading of her inaugural children’s book, The Dream Big Academy: Rosie Wants to be a Fireman, at Little Beans on Wednesday, April 23rd at 10:30 a.m.
Marissa will read her charming story of Rosie, a little girl that dreams she rescues a cat from a tree, discovering her calling as a Fireman. Stick around to chat with the author and for playtime!
Free with playspace admission

Teacher:
Marissa Klein
Price:
Free with playspace admission

33 Reality “City vs. Burbs” Discussion Workshop

All Ages

Wednesday, 4/23 12:00pm–12:30pm

Come to Little Beans April 23rd for a presentation on making the move to the ‘burbs (or not). Rob Svendsen of 33 Realty and Lori Lehamn of PS Lehman will offer insights and tips on how to look at this process with a fresh set of eyes and not feel so overwhelmed. Rob is a life long Chicagoan having grown up in Hinsdale and currently lives in Lakeview with his wife and three daughters. Lori is a professional organizer, assistant, and “home coach” that will give you ideas on how to get your house and kids in show ready condition.

Order Tickets

Teacher:
33 Reality
Price:
$10 which will be donated to the Lincoln Park Community Shelter

Spring Fling

All Ages

Friday, 5/2 5:00pm–7:00pm

Get into the spirit of spring with a fun party at LBC. Enjoy a DJ and Dancing, games, dinner and ice cream. Registration is required.

Order Tickets

Teacher:
LBC and DJ James
Price:
$25 for one child, $35 for two children, $45 for three children

Date Night (Drop off)

Ages 2.5-6 years

Friday, 5/9 5:00pm–8:00pm

Looking for the chance to have a parent date. Dinner, movie, shopping, that all sounds good to us! We’ll watch the kids, have some dinner and end the night with pj’s and short movie on the LBC big screen. Drop off at 5:00 and pick up at 8:00. Includes supervision and dinner.

Book Date Night Drop-off

Teacher:
LBC Camp staff
Price:
$25 first child, $15 siblings (includes dinner)

Miss Jamie Concert (free with admission)- May 12th

All Ages

Monday, 5/12 12:00pm–12:45pm

Perfect for pre-schoolers on up through age 8, Miss Jamie and her puppet friends from the farm take the audience on a magical barnyard adventure in a sing-along, dance-along show that’s fun for kids and grownups alike.

The interactive performance features well-known farm songs as well as original tunes like “Happy Chickens Lay Yummy Eggs” and “Keepin’ it Pesticide Free,” and teaches healthy eating and responsible farming in a fun way that leaves everyone stompin’ their boots and hollerin’ for more.

Sing, dance, laugh and learn with Miss Jamie and her farmyard friends!

Teacher:
Miss Jamie
Price:
Free with playspace admission

Daddy Daughter Dance

All ages

Friday, 6/13 5:00pm–7:00pm

Dance, play, eat and enjoy some quality daddy and daughter time. The daddy daughter dance includes a DJ with music and dancing, pictures, play, pizza and fun!

Daddy Daughter

Teacher:
LBC staff
Price:
$25 for 1 child and daddy, $35 for 2 children and daddy, $45 for 3 children and daddy

Pirates and Fairies, Oh My

All ages

Friday, 6/20 5:00pm–7:00pm

Come out for an evening of eye patches and pixey dust. Come dressed as pirates and fairies for an evening of fun. We’ll have games and pictures and the new Ticker Bell Pirates and Fairies movie playing on the big screen.

Pirates and Fairies

Teacher:
LBC Staff
Price:
$25 for 1 child, $35 for 2 children, $45 for 3 children

Mr. Singer Concert

All ages

Friday, 7/11 5:00pm–7:00pm

Summer Concerts are back. Join us for a fun evening of music from Mr. Singer on the LBC deck. We’ll have music and dancing outside (weather permitting), play in the playspace, pizza and ice cream!

Mr. Singer

Teacher:
Mr. Singer
Price:
$25 for one child, $35 for two children, $45 for three children

Little Miss Ann Concert

All ages

Friday, 8/8 5:00pm–7:00pm

Summer Concerts are back. Join us for a fun evening of music from Little Miss Ann on the LBC deck. We’ll have music and dancing outside (weather permitting), play in the playspace, pizza and ice cream!

Little Miss Ann

Teacher:
Little Miss Ann
Price:
$25 for one child, $35 for two children, $45 for three children