SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw  Bugs Bunny & Elmer Fudd
Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw Bugs Bunny & Elmer Fudd

Bugs Bunny & Elmer Fudd!

Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw is a place to bring the family and be inspired to create. There will be tables with drawing materials for all members of the family of any artistic level to participate. Draw alongside Chuck Jones Gallery Artist, Ben Olson.

We have Looney Tunes cartoons on the big screen and donuts, coffee and water to enjoy.

Although this event is free, a $5 refundable registration fee is required as space is limited. If you need to cancel, please do so no later than the week before for a full refund. All registration fees refunded upon attendance. If you would like to donate your registration fee, just let us know at the event. Thank you from the backyard EXPERIENCE, an Illinois 501(c)3 non-profit.

We look forward to having you at the studio.

August 24th from 10 am to noon in the backyard EXPERIENCE

...That's all folks!

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Chuck Jones Baseball Big Draw
Jun
22
6:30 PM18:30

Chuck Jones Baseball Big Draw

CREATIVITY, BASEBALL
& FIREWORKS!

On June 22nd, 2019, we are turning Schaumburg Boomers Stadium into Planet X as the Chuck Jones Big Draw celebrates the imagination and creativity of Duck Dodgers and the 24 1/2 Century.

9 CREATIVITY STATIONS

1000’s OF FANS ATTENDING

FOR OUR 2ND ANNUAL EVENT FANS WILL GET TO EXPERIENCE THE FOLLOWING:

  • 4 How to Draw Stations featuring Marvin the Martian, Daffy Duck, Bugs Bunny and Wile E Coyote

  • Build your own Illudium Q-36 Space Modulator

  • Blank Canvas Experiment with Acme Paint Bombs

  • Sculpt your own Planet X side kick

  • 2 Photo Op stage set ups

All this plus the Schaumburg Boomers players wearing custom Looney Tunes jerseys during the game, gallery art, give aways and a special appearance and pictures with Oscar®!

REGISTER HERE


We would love to have your support as we reach over 4500 people this event! Contact George Vroustouris for sponsorship opportunities at 630.283.3621 or george@thebackyardexperience.org

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Chuck Jones Summer of Creativity
Jun
1
to Aug 10

Chuck Jones Summer of Creativity

THE ULTIMATE TEN WEEK INTERACTIVE CREATIVITY EXHIBITION AT THE SCHAUMBURG TOWNSHIP DISTRICT LIBRARY  

Our 10 week long installation in the library will include the Chuck Jones archives, artifacts, featured works, Chuck’s animation desk, and museum collection, recently on display at The Smithsonian Museum in DC.

This summer program involves a fully interactive experience that will exclusively feature The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity art programs, like our Animation Academy and more.

Chuck Jones animation desk and library will be on display

These programs have been developed to bring the kids and their families back to the library all summer, to interact with our exhibits, read Chuck Jones selected book list, watch Academy Award winning animation classics, and even help Wile E Coyote build a better Road Runner trap, using interactive simple machines tools and resources in our Acme S.T.E.A.M. Lab.

The library will be featuring this exhibit in their Summer Program Guides which are sent to over 50,000 households, bringing in an estimated 200,000+ library patrons to explore and enjoy Chuck Jones’ amazing world of imagination and creativity with the Looney Tunes characters!

Check out the INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION FEATURES HERE

We would love to have your support as we reach over 200,000 people this summer! Contact George Vroustouris for sponsorship opportunities at 630.283.3621 or george@thebackyardexperience.org

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SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw Wile E Coyote & Road Runner
May
18
10:00 AM10:00

SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw Wile E Coyote & Road Runner

Wile E Coyote & Road Runner!


Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw is a place to bring the family and be inspired to create. There will be tables with drawing materials for all members of the family of any artistic level to participate. Draw alongside Chuck Jones Gallery Artist, Ben Olson.

We have Looney Tunes cartoons on the big screen and donuts, coffee and water to enjoy.

Although this event is free, a $5 refundable registration fee is required as space is limited. If you need to cancel, please do so no later than the week before for a full refund. All registration fees refunded upon attendance. If you would like to donate your registration fee, just let us know at the event. Thank you from the backyard EXPERIENCE, an Illinois 501(c)3 non-profit.

We look forward to having you at the studio.

May 18th from 10 am to noon in the backyard EXPERIENCE

...That's all folks!

Register Here to save your spot.  Don't delay, these events fill up very fast!

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SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw  Marvin
Apr
27
10:00 AM10:00

SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw Marvin

Marvin the Martian!

Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw is a place to bring the family and be inspired to create. There will be tables with drawing materials for all members of the family of any artistic level to participate. Draw alongside Chuck Jones Gallery Artist, Ben Olson.

We have Looney Tunes cartoons on the big screen and donuts, coffee and water to enjoy.

Although this event is free, a $5 refundable registration fee is required as space is limited. If you need to cancel, please do so no later than the week before for a full refund. All registration fees refunded upon attendance. If you would like to donate your registration fee, just let us know at the event. Thank you from the backyard EXPERIENCE, an Illinois 501(c)3 non-profit.

We look forward to having you at the studio.

April 27th from 10 am to noon in the backyard EXPERIENCE

...That's all folks!

Register Here to save your spot.  Don't delay, these events fill up very fast!

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SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw Pepe Le Pew
Feb
23
10:00 AM10:00

SMC&D Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw Pepe Le Pew

Pepe Le Pew!

Saturday Morning Cartoons & Draw is a place to bring the family and be inspired to create. There will be tables with drawing materials for all members of the family of any artistic level to participate. Draw alongside Chuck Jones Gallery Artist, Ben Olson.

We have Looney Tunes cartoons on the big screen and donuts, coffee and water to enjoy.

Although this event is free, a $5 refundable registration fee is required as space is limited. If you need to cancel, please do so no later than the week before for a full refund. All registration fees refunded upon attendance. If you would like to donate your registration fee, just let us know at the event. Thank you from the backyard EXPERIENCE, an Illinois 501(c)3 non-profit.

We look forward to having you at the studio.

February 23rd from 10 am to noon in the backyard EXPERIENCE

...That's all folks!

Register Here to save your spot.  Don't delay, these events fill up very fast!

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November Saturday Morning Cartoons & Drop In & Draw
Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

November Saturday Morning Cartoons & Drop In & Draw

At this month's event we will collaboratively be creating some special Art Pieces for the Hope Filled Holiday Feed My Starving Children Mobile Pack Event. Our creations will be showcased at their huge event December 7-9.

Join us for a fun morning of Looney Tunes cartoons on the big screen, and creating something amazing with Chuck Jones Gallery artist, Ben Olson while we indulge in donuts and refreshments.

This is a Free Monthly Event for the public. Bring the family.

Register Here to save your spot.  Don't delay, these events fill up very fast!

For more information on the upcoming Feed My Starving Children Event check out the link here. give.fmdc.org/ilholiday

...That's all folks!

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