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Special Needs Playdate for Chicago-Area Families

Two boys with hearing aids play together at Institute.


Saturday, January 28, 2017    
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive, Northbrook , IL

Event Type

Event includes a sensory-friendly area with adaptive toys

Chicago Parent Magazine is hosting a Special Needs Playdate on Jan. 28 in Northbrook for children with special needs and their siblings.

The National Lekotek Center will host a “Chill Out Zone” that provides a sensory-friendly area with adaptive toys and a shortened sensory storytime. The event will also feature children’s entertainers, swimming, sports games and resources for parents.

The playdate will be split into two sessions: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 to 3 p.m.

Advance tickets are $5 for ages 3 and up. Admission is free for parents and children ages 2 and under.

For more information, click here.