Updated: March 4, 2014 6:07AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house from Feb. 3 to 28.
Suggestions include Chicago, Park Forest and Oak Forest.
Free Kids February: The Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, offers free museum entry to ages 3 to 11 when purchased on-site at the ticket counter to Feb. 28. A maximum of four free child tickets is allowed with the purchase of one full-paying adult. The museum is open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Information: (773) 684-1414 or msichicago.org.
Opera In The Afternoon: Park Forest Public Library, 400 Lakewood Blvd., hosts this screening for adults at 12:30 p.m. Part of the Tutto Verdi project, the rarely performed opera “La Battaglia di Legnano” by Giuseppe Verdi is available for the first time on DVD. Information: (708) 748-3731 or pfpl.org.
Monday Movie Matinee: Acorn Public Library District will screen “Casablanca” at 2 p.m. at 15624 S. Central Ave., Oak Forest. The 1942 classic romantic war drama stars Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman. Information: (708) 687-3700 or acornlibrary.org.