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Friday, January 25

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:00 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, January 22: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 26: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Pieces of Art 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

We'll show you how to use our special punch to make a puzzle out of your own work of art! Great Hall, ages 3 and up.

  • Other Dates
  • Friday, January 25: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm

Kids Create: Ice Painting 9:30 am - 11:30 amHide/Show

You might find a lot of it outside, but it's cold out there! Come in and explore one of winter's features in a whole new way! Art Studio, ages 5 and younger

  • Other Dates
  • Friday, January 25: 9:30 am 11:30 am

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS During open hoursHide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: During open hours
  • Tuesday, January 22: During open hours
  • Wednesday, January 23: During open hours
  • Thursday, January 24: During open hours
  • Friday, January 25: During open hours

Saturday, January 26

Winter Scenes 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, January 22: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 26: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Wonderland Windows 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

The beauty of winter is all about color and shape, filtered through light. Celebrate the season by creating a translucent work of art.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, January 26: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 9:00 am - 12:00 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS During open hoursHide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: During open hours
  • Tuesday, January 22: During open hours
  • Wednesday, January 23: During open hours
  • Thursday, January 24: During open hours
  • Friday, January 25: During open hours

Sunday, January 27

Chicago Children's Museum will close at 2:30 pm today. Hide/Show

We will resume regular hours on Monday, January 28.

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, January 27:

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:00 am - 1:00 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Winter Scenes 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, January 22: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 26: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Monday, January 28

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:00 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Young Artist Program: Paint Big & Small 10:15 am - 12:15 amHide/Show

Art takes the entire body! Especially when you have to paint really big! All Age, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Monday, January 28: 10:15 am 12:15 am

Toddler Takeover: Sounds Abound 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

From pots and pans, to straws and cans, investigate a symphony of household items. Great Hall, all ages

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, January 23: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Monday, January 28: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Wednesday, January 30: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Toddlerville 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

Calling all city planners! Create a town with roads, rivers and buildings from the floor up. Great Hall, Ages 2 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, January 23: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm
  • Monday, January 28: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS During open hoursHide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: During open hours
  • Tuesday, January 22: During open hours
  • Wednesday, January 23: During open hours
  • Thursday, January 24: During open hours
  • Friday, January 25: During open hours

Tuesday, January 29

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:00 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Young Artist Program: Paint Big & Small 10:15 am - 12:15 amHide/Show

Art takes the entire body! Especially when you have to paint really big! All Age, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Monday, January 28: 10:15 am 12:15 am

Winter Scenes 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, January 22: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 26: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS During open hoursHide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: During open hours
  • Tuesday, January 22: During open hours
  • Wednesday, January 23: During open hours
  • Thursday, January 24: During open hours
  • Friday, January 25: During open hours

Wednesday, January 30

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:00 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Young Artist Program: Paint Big & Small 10:15 am - 12:15 amHide/Show

Art takes the entire body! Especially when you have to paint really big! All Age, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Monday, January 28: 10:15 am 12:15 am

Toddler Takeover: Sounds Abound 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

From pots and pans, to straws and cans, investigate a symphony of household items. Great Hall, all ages

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, January 23: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Monday, January 28: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Wednesday, January 30: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Clean Meets Messy 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

Explore colors and combinations when you finger paint with shaving cream! Great Hall, ages 2 and up.

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, January 30: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS During open hoursHide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: During open hours
  • Tuesday, January 22: During open hours
  • Wednesday, January 23: During open hours
  • Thursday, January 24: During open hours
  • Friday, January 25: During open hours

Thursday, January 31

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:00 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Young Artist Program: Paint Big & Small 10:15 am - 12:15 amHide/Show

Art takes the entire body! Especially when you have to paint really big! All Age, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:15 am 12:15 am
  • Monday, January 28: 10:15 am 12:15 am

Winter Scenes 11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

What colors bring to mind the beauty and delights of snow, ice and early nights? Create a picture to express your vision.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, January 22: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Saturday, January 26: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Sunday, January 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:00 pm 8:00 pm

Studio Workshops: Fabric Painting 5:30 & 6:30 pmHide/Show

We have all painted on paper enough in our lives... give fabric a try! Explore how paint interacts with a variety of fabric surfaces! All ages, Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, January 23: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 24: 5:30 & 6:30 pm
  • Friday, January 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS During open hoursHide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, January 21: During open hours
  • Tuesday, January 22: During open hours
  • Wednesday, January 23: During open hours
  • Thursday, January 24: During open hours
  • Friday, January 25: During open hours