FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENTS


Jeff Boyer's Big Bubble Bonanza

01-25-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 25 @ 10:30 am

Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble...

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Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble artistry to the max. Mixing comedy, music and interactive bubble magic, Boyer engages and delights audiences of all ages.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Jeff Boyer's Big Bubble Bonanza

01-25-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm

Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble...

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Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble artistry to the max. Mixing comedy, music and interactive bubble magic, Boyer engages and delights audiences of all ages.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Toddler Time (ages 18-36 months)

01-30-2020

Presented by Indiana State Museum at Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 30 @ 10:00 am

Even the littlest learner can find fun at the Indiana State Museum. In this special class just for toddlers, children enjoy circle time, stories, hands-on activities and movement time. Through play, children learn problem-solving,...

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Even the littlest learner can find fun at the Indiana State Museum. In this special class just for toddlers, children enjoy circle time, stories, hands-on activities and movement time. Through play, children learn problem-solving, social-emotional and communication skills, as well as develop their fine and gross motor skills. This month, explore the changing seasons through sensory play and movement.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Teddy Bear Concert Series with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

01-30-2020

Presented by The Indianapolis Public Library at Central Library, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 30 @ 10:30 am

The story to be performed is The Giant's Violin.

Preschoolers and kindergarteners with their families are invited to be introduced to the orchestra through story, movement and live music. ISO violinist Victoria Griswold has written each story,...

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The story to be performed is The Giant's Violin.

Preschoolers and kindergarteners with their families are invited to be introduced to the orchestra through story, movement and live music. ISO violinist Victoria Griswold has written each story, two of which are available as picture books, to be performed by five ISO musicians. Teddy bears welcome!

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Tags:  Kids & Family

First Thursday Night

02-06-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Feb 06 @ 4:00 pm

First Thursday Night

February 6, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

First Thursday Night

February 6, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Breakfast with Elephant & Piggie

02-08-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 08 @ 8:00 am

Breakfast with Elephant & Piggie

February 8, 2020

8 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

$19 - $31.25

Elephant Gerald and Piggie, the stars of some of our favorite Mo Willems books, have come to town to have breakfast with you! Join us for breakfast and fun...

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Breakfast with Elephant & Piggie

February 8, 2020

8 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

$19 - $31.25

Elephant Gerald and Piggie, the stars of some of our favorite Mo Willems books, have come to town to have breakfast with you! Join us for breakfast and fun activities. Get your picture taken with Elephant Gerald and Piggie.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Breyer Fun Day

02-08-2020

Presented by Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collections at Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collections, Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 08 @ 11:00 am

Enjoy looking at the Breyer horses in our permanent collection, enhanced with manes and tails made from real horsehair, handmade bridles and saddles, and costumed riders suiting each type of horse.

Take home your hand painted horse and other...

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Enjoy looking at the Breyer horses in our permanent collection, enhanced with manes and tails made from real horsehair, handmade bridles and saddles, and costumed riders suiting each type of horse.

Take home your hand painted horse and other souvenirs.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Engineers Day

02-22-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 22 @ 10:00 am

Engineers Day

Feb. 22, 2020

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Free with general admission

Local engineers will lead activities and demonstrate how engineering has contributed to our health and safety.

Engineers Day

Feb. 22, 2020

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Free with general admission

Local engineers will lead activities and demonstrate how engineering has contributed to our health and safety.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

02-22-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 22 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

February 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

February 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Tags:  Kids & Family

The Pigeon and Pals! A Mo Willems Art and Play Exhibit

03-10-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 08 @ 10:00 am Sun, Feb 09 @ 10:00 am Mon, Feb 10 @ 10:00 am + 29 more dates and times

Tue, Feb 11 @ 10:00 am Wed, Feb 12 @ 10:00 am Thu, Feb 13 @ 10:00 am Fri, Feb 14 @ 10:00 am Sat, Feb 15 @ 10:00 am Sun, Feb 16 @ 10:00 am Mon, Feb 17 @ 10:00 am Tue, Feb 18 @ 10:00 am Wed, Feb 19 @ 10:00 am Thu, Feb 20 @ 10:00 am Fri, Feb 21 @ 10:00 am Sat, Feb 22 @ 10:00 am Sun, Feb 23 @ 10:00 am Mon, Feb 24 @ 10:00 am Tue, Feb 25 @ 10:00 am Wed, Feb 26 @ 10:00 am Thu, Feb 27 @ 10:00 am Fri, Feb 28 @ 10:00 am Sat, Feb 29 @ 10:00 am Sun, Mar 01 @ 10:00 am Mon, Mar 02 @ 10:00 am Tue, Mar 03 @ 10:00 am Wed, Mar 04 @ 10:00 am Thu, Mar 05 @ 10:00 am Fri, Mar 06 @ 10:00 am Sat, Mar 07 @ 10:00 am Sun, Mar 08 @ 10:00 am Mon, Mar 09 @ 10:00 am Tue, Mar 10 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

The Pigeon and Pals! A Mo Willems Art and Play Exhibit 

February 8, 2020 – May 10, 2020

Free with general admission

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Visit the whimsical world of Mo Willems and his cast of loveable characters, including best friend duo...

[more+]

The Pigeon and Pals! A Mo Willems Art and Play Exhibit 

February 8, 2020 – May 10, 2020

Free with general admission

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Visit the whimsical world of Mo Willems and his cast of loveable characters, including best friend duo Elephant Gerald and Piggie, faithful companion Knuffle Bunny, and The Pigeon, the wily city bird best known for his antics in Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Pi Day at Newfields 

03-14-2020

Presented by Newfields at Newfields, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 14 @ 11:00 am

On 3/14 (aka Pi Day), join us for interactive and delicious activities in our Pop Up: Pie Shop and throughout the museum. Enjoy dessert and math-based tours through the galleries, write a Pi-Ku (a haiku, but more delicious), and delight in the...

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On 3/14 (aka Pi Day), join us for interactive and delicious activities in our Pop Up: Pie Shop and throughout the museum. Enjoy dessert and math-based tours through the galleries, write a Pi-Ku (a haiku, but more delicious), and delight in the first signs of the winter thaw with Spring Blooms at Newfields.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience outdoor opens for the season

03-14-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 14 @ 10:00 am

Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience outdoor opens for the season

March 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Inside and out, the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience is designed to get all ages into the game....

[more+]

Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience outdoor opens for the season

March 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Inside and out, the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience is designed to get all ages into the game. Experience a dozen sports and activities while coaches help with the fun and fundamentals.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Peking Acrobats

03-15-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at Palladium at Center for the Performing Arts
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm

For over 30 years, the Peking Acrobats have dazzled live audiences and TV viewers around the world with trick cycling, precision tumbling, juggling and daring maneuvers at precarious heights. The troupe of approximately 20 acrobats is accompanied...

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For over 30 years, the Peking Acrobats have dazzled live audiences and TV viewers around the world with trick cycling, precision tumbling, juggling and daring maneuvers at precarious heights. The troupe of approximately 20 acrobats is accompanied by colorful lighting effects and several musicians playing traditional Chinese instruments, evoking the festive pageantry of a Chinese carnival.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

03-21-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 21 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 14, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 14, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

03-21-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 21 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 21, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 21, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

03-22-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Mar 22 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live: Neighbor Day

03-26-2020

Presented by Butler Arts Center at Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler Arts Center, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm

“Won’t you ride along with me?” Following the hugely successful “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day” tour that traveled to more than 50 neighborhoods in 2019, Daniel Tiger and all his friends from the beloved Emmy...

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“Won’t you ride along with me?” Following the hugely successful “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day” tour that traveled to more than 50 neighborhoods in 2019, Daniel Tiger and all his friends from the beloved Emmy Award-winning PBS KIDS television series are hopping back aboard Trolley for DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: NEIGHBOR DAY.

In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: Neighbor Day, Daniel Tiger and his family along with O the Owl, Miss Elaina, Katerina Kittycat, Prince Wednesday, and more familiar friends will take audiences on an interactive adventure to the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others and celebrating new experiences. The live show features new songs and fan-favorites series, including the beloved “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” The live theatrical production is filled with music, dancing, and wonderful surprises that will warm the hearts of preschoolers, parents, and grandparents alike.

The top-rated Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood television series from Fred Rogers Productions, airing daily on PBS KIDS, follows the everyday adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and uses musical strategies grounded in Fred Rogers’ landmark social-emotional curriculum. Through imagination, creativity, and song, Daniel and his friends learn the key social skills necessary for success in school and in life.

The animated show has garnered a host of prestigious awards, including the 2019 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Preschool Children’s Animated Series, the 2019 Parents’ Choice Gold Award for Television, the 2018 Common Sense Media Seal of Approval and was nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming by the Television Critics Association in 2018. Apps, games, activities, and more from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” can be found on pbskids.org/daniel.

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Treasure Island

03-28-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 28 @ 10:30 am

The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West...

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The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West Indies sea adventure, downplaying the book's rum-soaked violence in favor of its fun, action and moral foundation.

Virginia Rep on Tour is a nonprofit professional company that has been creating exciting and innovative theatrical productions for young audiences since 1975. Treasure Island is ideal for Grades 2-8, with tie-ins to history, literature, music and more.

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Treasure Island

03-28-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm

The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West...

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The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West Indies sea adventure, downplaying the book's rum-soaked violence in favor of its fun, action and moral foundation.

Virginia Rep on Tour is a nonprofit professional company that has been creating exciting and innovative theatrical productions for young audiences since 1975. Treasure Island is ideal for Grades 2-8, with tie-ins to history, literature, music and more.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Breakfast with Bunnysaurus Rex

03-29-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 28 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 29 @ 8:00 am

Breakfast with Bunnysaurus Rex

March 28, 2020

$19 - $31.25

8 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Spring has sprung and so have Bunnysaurus Rex eggs! Join us for a dinosaur egg hunt of prehistoric proportions! Enjoy breakfast with your family, take a picture...

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Breakfast with Bunnysaurus Rex

March 28, 2020

$19 - $31.25

8 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Spring has sprung and so have Bunnysaurus Rex eggs! Join us for a dinosaur egg hunt of prehistoric proportions! Enjoy breakfast with your family, take a picture with Bunnysaurus Rex, make your own edible dinosaur egg nest, and decorate your egg collecting bag before heading outside to the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience to grab the eggs that Bunnysaurus Rex has left behind!

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First Thursday Night

04-02-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Apr 02 @ 4:00 pm

First Thursday Night

March 5, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

First Thursday Night

March 5, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Jeff Boyer's Big Bubble Bonanza

01-25-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 25 @ 10:30 am

Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble...

[more+]

Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble artistry to the max. Mixing comedy, music and interactive bubble magic, Boyer engages and delights audiences of all ages.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Jeff Boyer's Big Bubble Bonanza

01-25-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm

Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble...

[more+]

Bubble rainbows with people inside. Audience members making volcano bubbles. Gigantic bubbles that blow their own bubbles? See the newest, funniest production from world-record master bubble wrangler Jeff Boyer as he takes his soap-bubble artistry to the max. Mixing comedy, music and interactive bubble magic, Boyer engages and delights audiences of all ages.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Toddler Time (ages 18-36 months)

01-30-2020

Presented by Indiana State Museum at Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 30 @ 10:00 am

Even the littlest learner can find fun at the Indiana State Museum. In this special class just for toddlers, children enjoy circle time, stories, hands-on activities and movement time. Through play, children learn problem-solving,...

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Even the littlest learner can find fun at the Indiana State Museum. In this special class just for toddlers, children enjoy circle time, stories, hands-on activities and movement time. Through play, children learn problem-solving, social-emotional and communication skills, as well as develop their fine and gross motor skills. This month, explore the changing seasons through sensory play and movement.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Teddy Bear Concert Series with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

01-30-2020

Presented by The Indianapolis Public Library at Central Library, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jan 30 @ 10:30 am

The story to be performed is The Giant's Violin.

Preschoolers and kindergarteners with their families are invited to be introduced to the orchestra through story, movement and live music. ISO violinist Victoria Griswold has written each story,...

[more+]

The story to be performed is The Giant's Violin.

Preschoolers and kindergarteners with their families are invited to be introduced to the orchestra through story, movement and live music. ISO violinist Victoria Griswold has written each story, two of which are available as picture books, to be performed by five ISO musicians. Teddy bears welcome!

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Tags:  Kids & Family

First Thursday Night

02-06-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Feb 06 @ 4:00 pm

First Thursday Night

February 6, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

First Thursday Night

February 6, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Breakfast with Elephant & Piggie

02-08-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 08 @ 8:00 am

Breakfast with Elephant & Piggie

February 8, 2020

8 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

$19 - $31.25

Elephant Gerald and Piggie, the stars of some of our favorite Mo Willems books, have come to town to have breakfast with you! Join us for breakfast and fun...

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Breakfast with Elephant & Piggie

February 8, 2020

8 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

$19 - $31.25

Elephant Gerald and Piggie, the stars of some of our favorite Mo Willems books, have come to town to have breakfast with you! Join us for breakfast and fun activities. Get your picture taken with Elephant Gerald and Piggie.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Breyer Fun Day

02-08-2020

Presented by Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collections at Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collections, Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 08 @ 11:00 am

Enjoy looking at the Breyer horses in our permanent collection, enhanced with manes and tails made from real horsehair, handmade bridles and saddles, and costumed riders suiting each type of horse.

Take home your hand painted horse and other...

[more+]

Enjoy looking at the Breyer horses in our permanent collection, enhanced with manes and tails made from real horsehair, handmade bridles and saddles, and costumed riders suiting each type of horse.

Take home your hand painted horse and other souvenirs.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Engineers Day

02-22-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 22 @ 10:00 am

Engineers Day

Feb. 22, 2020

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Free with general admission

Local engineers will lead activities and demonstrate how engineering has contributed to our health and safety.

Engineers Day

Feb. 22, 2020

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Free with general admission

Local engineers will lead activities and demonstrate how engineering has contributed to our health and safety.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

02-22-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 22 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

February 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

February 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Tags:  Kids & Family

The Pigeon and Pals! A Mo Willems Art and Play Exhibit

03-10-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Feb 08 @ 10:00 am Sun, Feb 09 @ 10:00 am Mon, Feb 10 @ 10:00 am + 29 more dates and times

Tue, Feb 11 @ 10:00 am Wed, Feb 12 @ 10:00 am Thu, Feb 13 @ 10:00 am Fri, Feb 14 @ 10:00 am Sat, Feb 15 @ 10:00 am Sun, Feb 16 @ 10:00 am Mon, Feb 17 @ 10:00 am Tue, Feb 18 @ 10:00 am Wed, Feb 19 @ 10:00 am Thu, Feb 20 @ 10:00 am Fri, Feb 21 @ 10:00 am Sat, Feb 22 @ 10:00 am Sun, Feb 23 @ 10:00 am Mon, Feb 24 @ 10:00 am Tue, Feb 25 @ 10:00 am Wed, Feb 26 @ 10:00 am Thu, Feb 27 @ 10:00 am Fri, Feb 28 @ 10:00 am Sat, Feb 29 @ 10:00 am Sun, Mar 01 @ 10:00 am Mon, Mar 02 @ 10:00 am Tue, Mar 03 @ 10:00 am Wed, Mar 04 @ 10:00 am Thu, Mar 05 @ 10:00 am Fri, Mar 06 @ 10:00 am Sat, Mar 07 @ 10:00 am Sun, Mar 08 @ 10:00 am Mon, Mar 09 @ 10:00 am Tue, Mar 10 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

The Pigeon and Pals! A Mo Willems Art and Play Exhibit 

February 8, 2020 – May 10, 2020

Free with general admission

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Visit the whimsical world of Mo Willems and his cast of loveable characters, including best friend duo...

[more+]

The Pigeon and Pals! A Mo Willems Art and Play Exhibit 

February 8, 2020 – May 10, 2020

Free with general admission

10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Visit the whimsical world of Mo Willems and his cast of loveable characters, including best friend duo Elephant Gerald and Piggie, faithful companion Knuffle Bunny, and The Pigeon, the wily city bird best known for his antics in Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Pi Day at Newfields 

03-14-2020

Presented by Newfields at Newfields, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 14 @ 11:00 am

On 3/14 (aka Pi Day), join us for interactive and delicious activities in our Pop Up: Pie Shop and throughout the museum. Enjoy dessert and math-based tours through the galleries, write a Pi-Ku (a haiku, but more delicious), and delight in the...

[more+]

On 3/14 (aka Pi Day), join us for interactive and delicious activities in our Pop Up: Pie Shop and throughout the museum. Enjoy dessert and math-based tours through the galleries, write a Pi-Ku (a haiku, but more delicious), and delight in the first signs of the winter thaw with Spring Blooms at Newfields.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience outdoor opens for the season

03-14-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 14 @ 10:00 am

Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience outdoor opens for the season

March 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Inside and out, the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience is designed to get all ages into the game....

[more+]

Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience outdoor opens for the season

March 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Inside and out, the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience is designed to get all ages into the game. Experience a dozen sports and activities while coaches help with the fun and fundamentals.

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Tags:  Kids & Family

Peking Acrobats

03-15-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at Palladium at Center for the Performing Arts
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm

For over 30 years, the Peking Acrobats have dazzled live audiences and TV viewers around the world with trick cycling, precision tumbling, juggling and daring maneuvers at precarious heights. The troupe of approximately 20 acrobats is accompanied...

[more+]

For over 30 years, the Peking Acrobats have dazzled live audiences and TV viewers around the world with trick cycling, precision tumbling, juggling and daring maneuvers at precarious heights. The troupe of approximately 20 acrobats is accompanied by colorful lighting effects and several musicians playing traditional Chinese instruments, evoking the festive pageantry of a Chinese carnival.

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

03-21-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 21 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 14, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 14, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

03-21-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 21 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 21, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 21, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

03-22-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Mar 22 @ 10:00 am

Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

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Visiting Artist Rita Spalding Workshop and Demonstration

March 22, 2020

Free with general admission

Join artist Rita Spalding for exciting monthly painting workshops and demonstrations

Visit https://www.childrensmuseum.org/content/visiting-artist-program for times and topics

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live: Neighbor Day

03-26-2020

Presented by Butler Arts Center at Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler Arts Center, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm

“Won’t you ride along with me?” Following the hugely successful “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day” tour that traveled to more than 50 neighborhoods in 2019, Daniel Tiger and all his friends from the beloved Emmy...

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“Won’t you ride along with me?” Following the hugely successful “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day” tour that traveled to more than 50 neighborhoods in 2019, Daniel Tiger and all his friends from the beloved Emmy Award-winning PBS KIDS television series are hopping back aboard Trolley for DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: NEIGHBOR DAY.

In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: Neighbor Day, Daniel Tiger and his family along with O the Owl, Miss Elaina, Katerina Kittycat, Prince Wednesday, and more familiar friends will take audiences on an interactive adventure to the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others and celebrating new experiences. The live show features new songs and fan-favorites series, including the beloved “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” The live theatrical production is filled with music, dancing, and wonderful surprises that will warm the hearts of preschoolers, parents, and grandparents alike.

The top-rated Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood television series from Fred Rogers Productions, airing daily on PBS KIDS, follows the everyday adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and uses musical strategies grounded in Fred Rogers’ landmark social-emotional curriculum. Through imagination, creativity, and song, Daniel and his friends learn the key social skills necessary for success in school and in life.

The animated show has garnered a host of prestigious awards, including the 2019 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Preschool Children’s Animated Series, the 2019 Parents’ Choice Gold Award for Television, the 2018 Common Sense Media Seal of Approval and was nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming by the Television Critics Association in 2018. Apps, games, activities, and more from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” can be found on pbskids.org/daniel.

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Treasure Island

03-28-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 28 @ 10:30 am

The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West...

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The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West Indies sea adventure, downplaying the book's rum-soaked violence in favor of its fun, action and moral foundation.

Virginia Rep on Tour is a nonprofit professional company that has been creating exciting and innovative theatrical productions for young audiences since 1975. Treasure Island is ideal for Grades 2-8, with tie-ins to history, literature, music and more.

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Treasure Island

03-28-2020

Presented by Center for the Performing Arts at The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Ar..., Carmel
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm

The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West...

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The Richmond-based Virginia Repertory Theatre's touring company performs a musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel. With book, music and lyrics by Paul Deiss, Treasure Island follows young Jim Hawkins on a swashbuckling West Indies sea adventure, downplaying the book's rum-soaked violence in favor of its fun, action and moral foundation.

Virginia Rep on Tour is a nonprofit professional company that has been creating exciting and innovative theatrical productions for young audiences since 1975. Treasure Island is ideal for Grades 2-8, with tie-ins to history, literature, music and more.

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Breakfast with Bunnysaurus Rex

03-29-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 28 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 29 @ 8:00 am

Breakfast with Bunnysaurus Rex

March 28, 2020

$19 - $31.25

8 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Spring has sprung and so have Bunnysaurus Rex eggs! Join us for a dinosaur egg hunt of prehistoric proportions! Enjoy breakfast with your family, take a picture...

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Breakfast with Bunnysaurus Rex

March 28, 2020

$19 - $31.25

8 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Spring has sprung and so have Bunnysaurus Rex eggs! Join us for a dinosaur egg hunt of prehistoric proportions! Enjoy breakfast with your family, take a picture with Bunnysaurus Rex, make your own edible dinosaur egg nest, and decorate your egg collecting bag before heading outside to the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience to grab the eggs that Bunnysaurus Rex has left behind!

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First Thursday Night

04-02-2020

Presented by Children's Museum of Indianapolis at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Apr 02 @ 4:00 pm

First Thursday Night

March 5, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

First Thursday Night

March 5, 2020

$5 per person

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

$5 per person admission to the museum and indoor galleries of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience.

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