Protect an egg, win a prize in Des Plaines

The Des Plaines Public Library will host an all-ages egg drop contest July 15.

Contestants will design and build contraptions to keep chicken eggs intact when dropped by a staff member.

Trophies and prizes will be awarded.

The event will run from 2 to 4 p.m. at the library, 1501 Ellinwood Ave.

Register by calling (847) 376-2839 or (847) 376-2840. You can also register at the library.

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