Hours: Wed–Sun 9 am–4 pm, plus late on Thur til 8 pm • Closed Mon/Tue • Check full schedule

Hours: Wed–Sun 9 am–4 pm, plus late on Thur til 8 pm • Closed Mon/Tue • Check full schedule

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Scratch Programming Class

Celebrations Room B

Exercise your creativity and have fun learning computer programming! Class participants will learn computer programming fundamentals while making their own interactive art, animated stories, or games using Scratch software. For children age 9 to 13; parents may accompany child to the class or stay in the building to visit exhibits with a younger sibling. Learn more […]

Ceramic Studio Gift Mugs

Celebrations Room B

Decorate a ceramic mug for a favorite friend or family member. After painting, mugs will be fired in our kiln and ready for pick-up the week of December 20. Tickets: $10 per mug; $9 for MCM members Recommended for ages 4 & up. Dress for mess. Register online!

Girl Scouts: Urban Gardens

Celebrations Room B

Calling all Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors! Come up to the Rooftop of the Madison Children's Museum to explore a working urban greenroof! Participants will create their own garden design, learn how to choose plants that do well in a city environment, and make a seed project that they can take home, to start their own gardens! This program is […]

Story Time with Middleton Public Library

Celebrations Room B

Join us and the Middleton Public Library for a special story time and art project to celebrate the Week of the Young Child.  Story will be at 10:30 with a project to follow at 11.

Intro to Mindfulness

Celebrations Room B

As part of our Healthy Habits Week festivities, join us for an introduction to the practice of Mindfulness.  We will read a short story, practice basic "belly breaths," and make a Mind Jar as a first step towards learning how to pause and breathe when feeling strong emotions.  Best for ages 4-8.  30 minute sessions […]

Sheep-to-Shawl Camp

Celebrations Room B

Note: This camp is full; registration has closed.  In this five-day camp, students of all ages will learn how to process raw wool: wash, card, and dye it. They can use their roving to spin yarn for knitting or crochet, or needle felt a project. Best for ages 8 years and older (adults welcome!) Camp […]

Mindful Moments

Celebrations Room B

New Program! Join us for a mindfulness program for children ages 4-6 and their caregiver.  We will explore topics such as kindness, mindful breathing, and gratitude, and participate in games and activities that use our senses and help us recognize our emotions.  The 4-week class runs Wednesdays, March 4-25, 12:30-1:00. Please request tickets for children […]

Mindful Moments

Celebrations Room B

New Program! Join us for a mindfulness program for children ages 4-6 and their caregiver.  We will explore topics such as kindness, mindful breathing, and gratitude, and participate in games and activities that use our senses and help us recognize our emotions.  The 4-week class runs Tuesdays, February 3-24. Learn more about Mindful Moments on […]

Toddler Music

Celebrations Room B

Join us for Toddler Music with Kjerstie Johanson.  We will sing, dance, and play! Recommended for ages 18 months through 3 years. Six-week class runs January 15-February 26 (no class January 29). Fee: $30 per child; $24 for MCM members.

Young Movie Makers Camp

Celebrations Room B

Camp dates: Monday-Wednesday, December 29-31; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. each day. Are you interested in creating a story and making it come to life? In this three-day workshop, you'll learn how to develop a plot, characters, and actions to create a short movie. Ages 8 and up. All project materials and tools will be provided. Campers should bring a sack lunch […]

Toddler Music

Celebrations Room B

Join us for Toddler Music with Kjerstie Johanson.  We will sing, dance, and play! Recommended for ages 18 months through 3 years. Six-week class runs November 6-December 18 (no class Nov. 27). Fee: $30 per child; $24 for MCM members.

Toddler Music

Celebrations Room B

Join us for Toddler Music with Kjerstie Johanson.  We will sing, dance, and play! Recommended for ages 18 months through 3 years. Six-week Friday class runs September 19 -October 24. Fee: $30 per child; $24 for MCM members.

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