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Monday, February 18

Young Artist’s Program: Paint Hide/Show

Paint REALLY BIG with a three foot long paintbrush and paint really small with just your fingertips! Come find out which is your preferred way to paint! All ages are welcome. Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25:
  • Tuesday, February 26:
  • Wednesday, February 27:
  • Thursday, February 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours

Tuesday, February 19

Young Artist’s Program: Paint Hide/Show

Paint REALLY BIG with a three foot long paintbrush and paint really small with just your fingertips! Come find out which is your preferred way to paint! All ages are welcome. Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25:
  • Tuesday, February 26:
  • Wednesday, February 27:
  • Thursday, February 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Name Puzzle  11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

Create a picture using the letters in your name. Can you piece it back together?  Great Hall, Ages    

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 11:15 am 12:15 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
  • Tuesday, February 26: 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours

Wednesday, February 20

Young Artist’s Program: Paint Hide/Show

Paint REALLY BIG with a three foot long paintbrush and paint really small with just your fingertips! Come find out which is your preferred way to paint! All ages are welcome. Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25:
  • Tuesday, February 26:
  • Wednesday, February 27:
  • Thursday, February 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Giant Word Winder®  11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

How many letters and words can you spy? Take the challenge!  Great Hall, Ages 4 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Storybook Workshop  1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

Create your own story using a variety of drawing tools and beautiful collage materials.   Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Dinoscape  2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

Shared pretend play is an important early literacy activity. Join us to make up a story about creatures in a mini dinosaur land.    Treehouse Trails, Ages 2 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours

Thursday, February 21

Young Artist’s Program: Paint Hide/Show

Paint REALLY BIG with a three foot long paintbrush and paint really small with just your fingertips! Come find out which is your preferred way to paint! All ages are welcome. Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25:
  • Tuesday, February 26:
  • Wednesday, February 27:
  • Thursday, February 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Surprise Stories  11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

Pick a box, it’s full of secrets! Tell a story about the unique items you discover. Surprise yourself!  Great Hall, Ages  

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, February 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Storybook Workshop  1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

Create your own story using a variety of drawing tools and beautiful collage materials.   Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 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
  • Tuesday, February 26: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm

Play Late Thursday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pmHide/Show

Every Thursday from 4-8 pm, families and groups of up to four people can access all CCM has to offer for $14.95. And if your crew is more than four, each extra person only pays $5.00 each.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, February 28: 4:00 pm 8:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 14: 4:00 pm 8:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 21: 4:00 pm 8:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 28: 4:00 pm 8:00 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Storybook Workshop  5:30 & 6:30 pmHide/Show

Create your own story using a variety of drawing tools and beautiful collage materials.   Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours

Friday, February 22

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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Giant Word Winder®  11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

How many letters and words can you spy? Take the challenge!  Great Hall, Ages 4 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Storybook Workshop  1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pmHide/Show

Create your own story using a variety of drawing tools and beautiful collage materials.   Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Dinoscape  2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

Shared pretend play is an important early literacy activity. Join us to make up a story about creatures in a mini dinosaur land.    Treehouse Trails, Ages 2 and up 

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 25: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours

Saturday, February 23

Name Puzzle  11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

Create a picture using the letters in your name. Can you piece it back together?  Great Hall, Ages    

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Storybook Workshop  11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pmHide/Show

Create your own story using a variety of drawing tools and beautiful collage materials.   Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Book of Me 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

Childhood is a story full of words, images, and feelings. Make a book to start a conversation about your own life as a child.    Great Hall, Ages 4 and up   

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm

SleepUnder at CCM 6:00 pm - 10:00 pmHide/Show

It's all the fun of a sleepover designed for little ones who might not be ready for a full overnight. Join us for late night snacks and nighttime activities. SleepUnder requires a purchased ticket for each child and adult attending. Visit our website for more information.

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 6:00 pm 10:00 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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours

Sunday, February 24

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
  • Saturday, February 23: 1:00 pm 3:00 pm
  • Saturday, February 23: 9:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:00 am 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 10:00 am 12:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26: 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Storybook Workshop  10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pmHide/Show

Create your own story using a variety of drawing tools and beautiful collage materials.   Art Studio

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 11:30 am, 1:00 & 2:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 10:30 & 11:30 am, 1:00 pm
  • Monday, February 25: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 27: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Surprise Stories  11:15 am - 12:15 pmHide/Show

Pick a box, it’s full of secrets! Tell a story about the unique items you discover. Surprise yourself!  Great Hall, Ages  

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, February 24: 11:15 am 12:15 pm
  • Thursday, February 28: 11:15 am 12:15 pm

Book of Me 2:15 pm - 3:15 pmHide/Show

Childhood is a story full of words, images, and feelings. Make a book to start a conversation about your own life as a child.    Great Hall, Ages 4 and up   

  • Other Dates
  • Saturday, February 23: 2:15 pm 3:15 pm
  • Sunday, February 24: 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
  • Saturday, February 23: During open hours
  • Sunday, February 24: During open hours
  • Monday, February 25: During open hours
  • Tuesday, February 26: During open hours
  • Wednesday, February 27: During open hours