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Youth & Family Programs
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Saturday, August 2, 2014 Summer Saturdays: Origami

Discover how Japanese art influenced Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture, and learn basic folds and designs in origami to make figures inspired by architecture. Ages 8 and up with an adult.

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Saturday, August 9, 2014 Summer Saturdays: Family Printmaking

Create colorful monoprints inspired by the Japanese woodblock prints that influenced Wright. Ages 6 and up with an adult.

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Saturday, August 16, 2014 LEGO© Architects

Budding architects learn about Frank Lloyd Wright’s design, create a basic floorplan, and use LEGOs to build the 3D structure.

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Saturday, October 4, 2014 Origami Workshop at the Morton Grove Public Library

Get inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright’s designs and Japanese art in this exciting and stimulating origami workshop. Discover how Japanese art influenced Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture, and learn basic folds and designs in origami to make figures inspired by architecture.

Grades 2-6. Children age 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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Saturday, November 22, 2014 Art Glass Done Wright at the Bartlett Public Library

Frank Lloyd Wright designed art glass windows and doors for his Prairie style buildings. After a presentation on Wright’s art glass designs, children will be guided in creating their own art glass designs using tracing paper, colored pencils, construction paper, and examples of Wright’s patterns.

This program is appropriate for children in Grades 3-8.

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Family Tours
Saturday, August 2, 2014 The Wright 3 Mystery Tour

Based on Blue Balliett's novel The Wright 3, the tour is led by specially trained 5th-10th grade Junior Interpreters. Kids and their families experience the space and mystery of the Robie House, the setting of the mystery novel, for themselves.

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