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Event Calendar | February 2019
February 1 -3
Friday - Sunday
Frozen Assets Festival
@ The Edgewater
February 2 - 3
Saturday & Sunday
Madison Winter Festival
@ Elver Park, Madison
February 3
Saturday | 2 PM
UW Women's Basketball Vs. Michigan
@ Kohl Center
February 6
Wednesday | 5 PM -  8 PM
MCM Free Family Night
@ Madison Children's Museum
February 8
Friday | 5 PM - 8 PM
Warner Family Fun Night
@ Warner Park Community Recreation Center
February 9
Sat | 9:30, 11 AM & 1 PM
Kids in the Rotunda: Magic Morgan & Liliana
@ Overture Center for the Arts
February 9
Saturday | 10 AM
Saturday Science Workshops (Ages 6-10)
@ UW Space Place, 2300 S Park St   *Recurring Weekly
February 9
Saturday | 4 PM - 7:30 PM
Skate Cinema (Showing Smallfoot)
@ Tenney Park, Madison
February 9 - 10
Saturday & Sunday Shows
1 PM, 4 PM & 7 PM*
The Wonders of Physics Annual Show
[Recurring Feb 9, 10, 16, 17;  *7 PM show time offered Saturday]
@ Chamberlin Hall, UW-Madison
February 10
Sunday | 1 PM*
*Early bird activities @ Noon
Ken Lonnquist: Creative Songs & Family Tunes
Friends of the Waisman Center Auditorium
February 10
Sunday | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Family Walk: Animal Tracks
@ UW Arboretum
February 15 - 17
Friday - Sunday
Zor Shrine Circus
@ Alliant Energy Center Veterans Memorial Coliseum
February 16
Sat | 9:30, 11 AM & 1 PM
Kids in the Rotunda: Kiddyoke w/ The Gomers
@ Overture Center for the Arts
February 16
Saturday | 10 AM
Saturday Science Workshops (Ages 6-10)
@ UW Space Place, 2300 S Park St   *Recurring Weekly
February 16
Saturday | 11 AM - 4 PM
Annual Physics Fair
@ Chamberlin Hall, UW-Madison
February 16 - 17
Saturday & Sunday Shows
1 PM, 4 PM & 7 PM*
The Wonders of Physics Annual Show
[Recurring Feb 9, 10, 16, 17;  *7 PM show time offered Saturday]
@ Chamberlin Hall, UW-Madison
Febuary 16 - 17
Saturday - Sunday
Mad City Model Railroad Show & Sale
@ Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall
February 16 - Mar 2
Various show times
How I Became a Pirate (Presented by CTM)
@ Overture Center for the Arts    *Recurring through March 2nd
February 23
Saturday | 10 AM
Saturday Science Workshops (Ages 6-10)
@ UW Space Place, 2300 S Park St   *Recurring Weekly
February 23
Saturday | 10:30 AM
& 1:30 PM performances
Rain Forest Rhythms: Indonesian Dance of Illinois
@ Olbrich Botanical Gardens
February 23
Saturday | 11 AM
Story time: Featuring I am Martin Luther King, Jr
@ Barnes and Noble (East Towne & West Madison stores)
February 23
Saturday | 10 AM - 5 PM
International Festival
@ Overture Center for the Arts
February 24
Sunday | 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Family Nature Program: Tracking Natural Cycles
@ UW Arboretum
March 2
Saturday | 9 AM - Noon
Home Depot Kids Workshop:
@ Home Depot Stores (select your location from link)
March 2
Sat | 9:30, 11 AM & 1 PM
Kids in the Rotunda: Tom Pease
@ Overture Center for the Arts
March 2
Saturday | 10 AM
Saturday Science at Discovery: Badger Athletics
@ Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, UW-Madison Campus
March 2 - 3
Saturday - Sunday
Madison Kids Expo Presented by Brava Magazine
@ Alliant Energy Center, Exhibition Hall
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Fall/Winter
Recurring Activities
This list includes recurring, free or minimal
cost, seasonal or year-round programs for
children in Dane County.
American Family Dream Bank
WEEKLY | YEAR-ROUND
DreamBank is a one-of-a-kind dream exploration
space on the square in Downtown Madison.
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Home Depot Kids Workshops
MONTHLY | YEAR-ROUND
Drop-in 9am to Noon the 1st Saturday every month for
a FREE "how-to" clinic for kids, ages 5 to 12.
Learn more >>
Kids in the Rotunda
WEEKLY: SATURDAYS | FALL/WINTER
Enjoy free performances in a relaxed, kid-friendly
environment every Saturday from the end of Sept.
through April.  
Learn more >>
Michael's Kids Club
SATURDAYS | YEAR-ROUND
From 10 AM - 12 PM most Saturdays, 30 minute
sessions are open for a make & take craft, geared
towards children 3 & up. $2 fee includes supplies.
Sign-up online or in stores, where you can find a
schedule of seasonal themed projects.  
Learn more >>
Rocky Rococo's for Family Movies
THROUGHOUT WEEK | YEAR-ROUND
Rocky's Party Pizzeria's East & West show movies on
their big screen throughout the week, daytime &
evening options.  
Learn more >>
Saturday Science at Discovery
MONTHLY: SATURDAYS | YEAR-ROUND
A monthly series that consists of free science
exploration and education programs aimed at families
and learners of all ages.
Learn more >>
Saturday Science at UW Space Place
SATURDAYS | TWICE PER MONTH
Space Place family workshops are offered every other
Saturday at 10 a.m. for children
ages 6-10 and their
parents. The workshops are free and open to the
public. No registration required, but sessions are
limited to first 50 children.  
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UW Arboretum Family Programs
SUNDAYS | TWICE PER MONTH
The Arboretum hosts a Family Walk the 2nd Sunday
each month, where families explore something within
the arboretum. Family Nature Programs are held the
4th Sunday each month, and include a naturalist-led
nature walk, followed by activities inside the visitor
center.
Learn more >>
Waisman Center Children's Theatre
MONTHLY: SUNDAYS | FALL/WINTER
WCCT features a variety of performers - magicians,
singers, dancers, musical groups, "learning is fun"
educators, performers, and professional theatrical
companies.
Learn more >>

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