preschoolers

Groovin’ in the Grove 5K, 10K, and kids races – CANCELED

Family-friendly race, walk, and fun Mother’s Day weekend activities helping neighbors transiting out of homelessness. USATF Certified Course • Flowers for all Moms • Raffles/Giveaways • Moon Jump • Clown • Medals for all Kids • Post Race Refreshments • Pre & Post Race Massage • Gear Check • Supervised Kids Activities • DJ • Coffee • Indoor Restrooms &…


Virtual Music Class for All Abilities (up to age 6) with Ms. Clara

Move, Groove, and Prove that Yes We Can!!! After over 10 years of offering energetic, playful, interactive, and educational music classes for little ones of all abilities, we’re going virtual! So what can you expect in our virtual music classes for all abilities? Each virtual music class is packed full of creative and unique songs and rhymes, specifically written or…


Virtual Music Class for 3 – years and up with Ms. Clara

After over 10 years of offering energetic, playful, interactive, and educational music classes for little ones, we’re going virtual! So what can you expect in our virtual music classes? Each virtual music class is packed full of creative and unique songs and rhymes, specifically written or selected to target developmental skills of children 3 years and up. (Siblings welcome at…


Virtual Music Class with Ms. Clara’s Mini Musicians: 16 mos – 3 yrs

After over 10 years of offering energetic, playful, interactive, and educational music classes for little ones, we’re going virtual! So what can you expect in our virtual music classes? Each virtual music class is packed full of creative and unique songs and rhymes, specifically written or selected to target developmental skills of toddlers from 16 months – 3 years. (Siblings…


Facebook Live Virtual Music Class for Kids 0 – 23 Months with Ms. Clara

Hello from Ms. Clara of Ms. Clara’s Mini Musicians in Brookfield! I launched my first Facebook Live virtual music classes on Monday, March 16th, and I have been absolutely overwhelmed by the response!! Countless comments and pictures came pouring in, and I am excited to announce that I will be offering live virtual music classes on Facebook every Monday at…


Parenting Program – CANCELED

St. John Lutheran Early Learning Center (ELC) will present a free Parenting Program open to the community on Monday, March 16, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The topic will be “Six Secrets to Parenting Preschoolers.” Effective parenting methods relating to family scheduling, positive discipline approaches, modeling behaviors, instilling independence, engaging in stimulating playtime, and supporting a healthy lifestyle…


The Forest Chorus: An Adventure in Firefly Grove

Firefly Family Theatre presents a brand new, original show for young audiences in an intimate black box setting at Center Stage Theatre in Naperville, IL on February 27th. Shows are at 10:00 am and 12:00 pm. Join Spark the Firefly as she helps prepare for the annual Forest Festival being held in Firefly Grove. All the animals of the forest…


Love Bug Dance

Celebrate an evening of love, friendship, and family with your little “Love Bugs” at DuPage Children’s Museum during our family Valentine’s Dance. Groove out with Bach to Rock’s family-friendly DJ, indulge in tasty treats from Fiammé, remember the evening with special photo ops, explore a variety of fun activities, and play in the Museum’s exhibits. $10 | DCM Member (age…


Free “Come & See” Music Together®

Sing, dance, play instruments and grow in our incredible Music Together® classes at Mattix Music Studio! Children ages 0-5 and their caregivers may attend a free demo class to try out Music Together before signing up for our winter semester.


Bubble Bash: A Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year with a countdown to Noon celebration! Families can spend time together creating lasting memories, taking part in special activities, grooving to live music, exploring the Museum’s hands-on exhibits, and counting down to Noon! This annual year-end celebration, now in its 18th year, has become a holiday tradition for families. EARLY BIRD SAVINGS THROUGH MONDAY, DECEMBER…


Storytime with Santa and Mrs. Claus

Join us for intermittent story time and photo opportunities with Santa and Mrs. Claus as well as Elf Cow. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be with us from 9:00-11:00am to tell us some stories and take pictures.


Frozen 2 Camp at BIG Gymnastics

Come celebrate the release of the long-awaited FROZEN 2 at BIG!!! BIG will be hosting a 2-day Frozen camp the week of Thanksgiving that will include Frozen-themed gymnastics, dance, crafts, games and more! With special appearances from Anna and Elsa – your kids will have a magical time! Ages- 3-6 years old (must be potty-trained) Dates – November 25th &…