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Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen STEAM Family Day

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Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen (Photo credit: Animaris Percipiere Rectus (2005). Courtesy of Theo Jansen. Photo by Loek van der Klis.) Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen STEAM Family Day
Photo credit: Animaris Percipiere Rectus (2005). Courtesy of Theo Jansen. Photo by Loek van der Klis.  

 

As part of the opening weekend activities, Strandbeest will feature STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Family Day. Interactive activities and making opportunities will be offered throughout the building along with demonstrations of the Standbeests. Interact with modular snake robots from Carnegie Mellon University, use your imagination to create toys with FrankenToyMobile and more!

 

 

 

Dates:
February 6, 2016

 
 

 

Hours:
12 Noon-4 pm


Chicago Cultural Center
Monday–Thursday, 9 am–7 pm
Friday, 9 am–6 pm
Saturday, 9 am–6 pm
Sunday, 10 am–6 pm

Closed holidays

Exhibit Hall Hours:
Monday–Thursday, 10 am–7 pm
Friday–Sunday, 10 am–6 pm

 

 

 

Location:
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

 

 

 

Admission:
FREE

 

 

 

Accessibility:
The following services are available at the Chicago Cultural Center for persons with disabilities:

  • Accessible entrance, 77 E. Randolph St.
  • Accessible restroom facilities
  • Wheelchair loans, see information desk for availability
  • ASL interpreters are provided with 72 hours notice
  • Assisted Listening Devices available for public event

 

 

 

Public Transportation:
El: Pink, Orange, Green, Brown, Purple to Randolph; Blue to Washington; Red to Lake.
Bus: 3, 4, 6, 10, 14, 26, 143, 144, 146, 147, 151, 157.

Metra and South Shore to Millennium Station. 

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