MLK Day Off Activities, Camps and Ways to Serve 2022 | Chicago North Shore Moms

Ways to Serve:

Host a food drive: &

MLK Day of Service Meals for Veterans with Midwest Veteran’s Closet with Gratitude Generation noon-2:00pm

Send a care package to our troops:

Purchase a Kit of Kindness for a child in need from The Kindness Connection:


North Shore Local Activities

Winnetka: Ciao Bella Sewing: No School Sewing 1:30-3:30

Highland Park: Winter Olympics @ Heller Nature Center 10am-noon

Highland Park: Tie Dye in the Forest @ Heller Nature Center 12:30pm-2:30pm

Highland Park: Indoor play at WeOrbit, 9am-1pm

Highland Park: Grab&Go Squishy Bags all day

Highland Park: Highland Park Sister Cities Foundation 7:00pm-8:30pm

Glencoe: Watts Below Zero Winter Carnival 10am-noon

Bannockburn: MLK Jr Day: Future Celebrity Chef Camp (Ages 4-10) @ Taste Buds Kitchen 9am-noon

Bannockburn: MLK Jr Day: Future Celebrity Chef Camp (Ages 9-Teen) @ Taste Buds Kitchen 1pm-4pm

Northbrook: MLK Day off with Hi Five Sports Northbrook (Ages 3-10) WAITLIST

Lake Forest: Kids Winter Wonderland Floral Workshop @ Lake Forest Flowers 11am-noon

Evanston: Weekday Play @ Little Beans Cafe, Evanston 8:30am-3:30pm

Not so far away….

Brookfield Zoo: 10am-5pm daily, 365

Lincoln Park Zoo: 10am-5pm daily, 365

Field Museum: Daily 9am-5pm

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum: 10am-4pm Proof of vaccination required

Wilmot Ski Resort in Wisconsin – limited tix

Staying at home

Try our personal list of board game favs. Visit the blog post here.

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