MCA Family Day: Morph
Nov
10
11:00 AM11:00

MCA Family Day: Morph

  • 220 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL, 60611 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Rags to Witches
Oct
20
3:00 PM15:00

Rags to Witches

Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Elmhurst Art Museum
Oct
13
1:00 PM13:00

Elmhurst Art Museum

Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

Family Day Workshop - https://www.elmhurstartmuseum.org/events/family-day-frankentoy-mobile-workshop

The Figure and the Chicago Imagists - https://www.elmhurstartmuseum.org/exhibitions/figure-and-chicago-imagists-selections-elmhurst-college-art-collection

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#Create #Collaborate #Mobilize with Neighbors 4 Environmental Justice
Oct
8
5:00 PM17:00

#Create #Collaborate #Mobilize with Neighbors 4 Environmental Justice

  • 3518 South Wolcott Avenue Chicago, IL, 60609 United States (map)
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FREE! 
Join the Mobilize Creative Collaborative and Neighbors 4 Environmental Justice for hands-on arts activities and a conversation about nature, environment, and health in our community!

At this event, the Mobile Music Box, Mobile Street Art Cart, and FrankenToyMobile will lead drop-in, creative reuse workshops for all ages (in visual art, music, toy-making, and sign-painting), as N4EJ members invite community members to share their perspectives on local environmental assets and challenges. All are welcome!

Please note: Attendees interested in participating in the sign-painting activity may wish to wear something they don’t mind getting paint on.

¡GRATIS!
¡El Mobilize Creative Collaborative y Neighbors 4 Environmental Justice los invitamos a participar en actividades de artes manuales y a conversar sobre la naturaleza, el medio ambiente, y la salud en nuestra comunidad!

En este evento, el Mobile Music Box, Mobile Street Art Cart, y FrankenToyMobile dirigirán actividades de reciclaje creativo para todas las edades (en artes visuales, música, y fabricación de juguetes y letreros), mientras N4EJ invita a miembros de la comunidad a compartir sus perspectivas sobre los beneficios y desafíos ambientales locales.

Aviso: Los participantes interesados en pintar deben venir vestidos en ropa adecuada.

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Creative Grounds
Sep
22
4:00 PM16:00

Creative Grounds

  • 4927 South Indiana Avenue Chicago, IL, 60615 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Douglas Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Sep
22
1:00 PM13:00

Douglas Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 1401 South Sacramento Avenue Chicago, IL, 60623 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Global Peace Picnic
Sep
16
2:00 PM14:00

Global Peace Picnic

  • 1301 North Sacramento Avenue Chicago, IL, 60622 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Southside Mini Maker Faire
Sep
15
11:00 AM11:00

Southside Mini Maker Faire

  • 9525 South Halsted Street Chicago, IL, 60628 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Art for All Fest
Sep
8
2:30 PM14:30

Art for All Fest

  • 3559 West Arthington Street Chicago, IL, 60624 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Bessemer Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Aug
25
12:00 PM12:00

Bessemer Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 8930 South Muskegon Avenue Chicago, IL, 60617 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Swap Circle for Teachers
Aug
24
1:00 PM13:00

Swap Circle for Teachers

  • 3031 North Rockwell Street Chicago, IL, 60618 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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West Lawn Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Aug
14
6:00 PM18:00

West Lawn Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 4233 West 65th Street Chicago, IL, 60629 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Harold Washington Library
Aug
4
1:00 PM13:00

Harold Washington Library

  • 400 South State Street Chicago, IL, 60605 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Jefferson Memorial Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Aug
1
6:00 PM18:00

Jefferson Memorial Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 4822 North Long Avenue Chicago, IL, 60630 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Chicago Poetry Block Party
Jul
28
4:00 PM16:00

Chicago Poetry Block Party

  • 5620 West Lake Street Chicago, IL, 60644 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Richard M. Daley Library
Jul
28
1:00 PM13:00

Richard M. Daley Library

  • 733 North Kedzie Avenue Chicago, IL, 60612 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Julia de Burgos Park with the Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Jul
24
6:00 PM18:00

Julia de Burgos Park with the Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 1805 North Albany Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Logan Square Library
Jul
21
1:00 PM13:00

Logan Square Library

  • 3030 West Fullerton Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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La Villita Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Jul
17
6:00 PM18:00

La Villita Park with Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 2800 South Sacramento Avenue Chicago, IL, 60608 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Woodson Regional Library
Jul
14
1:00 PM13:00

Woodson Regional Library

  • 9525 South Halsted Street Chicago, IL, 60628 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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Lucy Flowers Park with the Mobilize Creative Collaborative
Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Lucy Flowers Park with the Mobilize Creative Collaborative

  • 2554 West Moffat Street Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)
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Through this community workshop series, join us and each other for DIY visual art, music, and toy re-design collaborations. Improvise beats, screen-print posters, or remix action figures as you make and share with the Mobile Music Box (Aquil Charlton), Mobile Street Art Cart (William Estrada), and FrankenToyMobile (Andrés Lemus-Spont and Marya Spont-Lemus). This event is presented as a part of the City of Chicago's Year of Creative Youth. Check out more YOCY events at www.cityofchicago.org/YOCY .

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Michelada Fest
Jul
7
12:00 PM12:00

Michelada Fest

  • 1000 West Cermak Road Chicago, IL, 60608 United States (map)
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Stretch your creative muscles by making your own unique FrankenToy—a toy made from parts of other toys! Drop in to experiment with the myriad materials, textures, and creature types in the FrankenToyMobile's collection; cut, sew, and glue; and walk away with a one-of-a-kind creation!

The FrankenToyMobile is a pedal-powered maker space that encourages imagination and curiosity by providing opportunities for youth and adults to reuse toys as raw material for original creations.

This program is for children ages 4 and up.

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