Chicago Riverwalk’s Rapid Growth Makes Waves

As the weather gets nicer, Chicagoans and tourists are expected to flock to an increasingly popular destination: the Chicago River and attractions along its main branch. But with increased traffic come concerns.

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Stream 'The Great American Read'

America's 100 favorite novels, explored and adored by Meredith Vieira, George R.R. Martin, Gayle King, and more authors and celebrities. Stream The Great American Read and find more features about books here.

Make Sponge Balls

Not a fan of your kids playing with water balloons? These DIY sponge balls are a great alternative to water balloons. You’ll use less water, and there are no messy balloon bits to pick up. Have fun!

Little girls at a WTTW Kids event.

Become a WTTW Kids Club Member

With each membership, you can enroll to receive a Kids Club Birthday Card from a WTTW Kids character, a WTTW Kids Club Card which includes 2-for-1 entrance to children’s museums, and much more!

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