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Events specifically for children or teens as well as those for the whole family, including park and library programs, family-friendly performances, and holiday events. Deadline is two weeks before event date.
Magical Balloon Dude Dale: 7 p.m. today, Antioch Public Library District, 757 N. Main St., Antioch. See balloons transformed into animals and shapes. Registration is required. Call (847) 395-0874, ext. 254, or visit apld.info.
Preschool Fair: 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Fremont Public Library, 1170 N. Midlothian Road, Mundelein. Twenty area day cares and preschools will be on hand to meet and chat with parents. This is an informational event only. Call (847) 918-3218.
School Adventures: 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1 and 15, Grayslake Area Public Library, 100 Library Lane, Grayslake. For kindergartners to second graders who like hands-on activities. Register for each program separately. Call (847) 223-5313 or visit grayslake.info.
Invisible Maze: 4-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, Indian Trails Public Library District, 355 S. Schoenbeck Road, Wheeling. Teens can work together in a large-scale minesweeper-type game. Registration is required. Call (847) 459-4100 or visit www.indiantrailslibrary.org.
Middle School Clue Crew: 4.30-6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, Wauconda Area Public Library, 801 N. Main St., Wauconda. Students in grades 6-8 can play a life-size version of the board game "Clue." No charge; registration required. Call (847) 526-6225 or visit wauclib.org.
Comic Crazy: 4-6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, Indian Trails Public Library District, 355 S. Schoenbeck Road, Wheeling. Play the interactive board/DVD game "Scene-It Marvel Heroes" and compete to see who knows their superheroes best. …