Special Weekend Events!
Closed on Saturday, May 20th for a private event.
EVERY Saturday in April 10:30-11:00 am (excluding April 22nd)
Music with Nicole
Join us for interactive, collaborative music making. Learn new songs, play games, dance and explore instruments while bonding with your little one. Appropriate for all ages and abilities – as long as you can giggle and have fun.
Saturday, April 1st, 9-noon
Join us for a morning of art making and fun that is all about this classic symbol of spring! There will be egg decorating, instrument making, music with Nicole, festive snacks, and, of course, an egg hunt! $25 for a family of three (two children & one adult or two adults and one child), $7 for each additional family member. Or use 3 punches on your 10 visit pass for a family of three. Space is limited please call 847-859-2312 to RSVP.
Saturday, April 1st, 12:30-2:30pm
Special Time for Your Special Child
Join us for an afternoon of art making and creative, sensory play in our inviting space. This play date is offered specifically for children with developmental delay or children who struggle with communication or sensory experiences. We hope to create an opportunity for families to explore Gather and connect with each other. Special guest, Gwen Fiske, Ph.D., will be available to facilitate play and discuss development or therapeutic interventions with parents. Regular admission rates apply, but attendance will be limited to 12 families only. This playdate is recommended for children 6 and under. As space is limited, please RSVP by calling 847-859-2312.
Sunday, April 9th, 4:30-6:30pm
Art & Wine Night: Disco Chickens with Amanda Evanston
Join in this fun evening of fun and go home with a rooster like no other! There will be color. There will be sparkle. There will be disco. There will be learning of the classic fundamentals of composition and negative shape painting. And most of all: THERE WILL BE CHICKENS! We’ll draw, paint, bedazzle, use some common and uncommon tools, collage papers, and all manner of sparkliness. All materials will be included but if you would like to bring your favorite brushes, acrylic paints, sequins, glitter, papers and/or painting tools, please feel free to do so. Fee: $40 per adult. Space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 847-859-2312.
Saturday, April 22nd, 9am-noon
Earth Day Celebration & Community Action
Join us for a morning of recycled art making and creative play. Families are also invited to write and/or draw why the Earth is important to them on reclaimed postcards. Gather will cover the postage to send these letters to the White House to urge for immediate action on climate change.