Pre-registration is required. There will be no ticket sales at the door. This to maintain safety and program quality. Thank you for your understanding. Registration closes the 12 hours before the event.
Family Paint Nights
Art Around You: Exploring Contemporary Art in the Community
The Children’s Discovery Museum has been awarded The Mirza Arts and Culture grant from the Illinois Prairie Community Foundation, Inc. (IPCF) which helps fund this program.
Tour University Galleries LIVE virtually from the Museum! Each child will be required to wear a mask ,will receive a set of sanitized materials to create their own work of art. Each date there are two sections of the same program.
Please fill out our Child Information Form (PDF) and our COVID-19 Waiver Form(PDF).
Age: 7-10 years old
Dates: October 10 and November 14
Times: 9:00am-Noon and 1:30-4:30pm
Cost: Free with pre-registration
Halloween Hoopla 2020 Style
All participants will be required to wear a mask for the entirety of the program. Event will be limited to 50 participants for each event time. Our Low/No touch exhibits will be open with extra sanitation procedures during the event. Making activities will include all the supplies you need with no sharing required.
This popular fall family event has been redesigned for this year. Come in costume to celebrate Halloween with trick-or-treating, a haunted maze, and Spooktacular games and crafts.Children must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Dates & Times:
Members Only: Thursday, October 29, 6-8 p.m.
Friday, October 30, 6-8 p.m.
Saturday, October 31, 1–3 p.m., 6-8 p.m.
Sunday, November 1, 1–3 p.m., 6-8 p.m.
Cost: $10 Members / Museums for All
Jammies and Jingles 2020 Style
Save the date for the first weekend in December