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BUBBLES AT 900 N MICHIGAN

Imaginative and developmentally-focused classes, activities & events for ages 0-6.

  • Classes 7 days a week
  • Music, Movement, Art, Preschool Prep & after school enrichment
  • Drop-in art available daily 12-6 PM
  • Curated retail featuring local mom-owned businesses
  • Weekly new parent group: 4th Trimester Village

Fall Session 2 at 900 N. Michigan

November 2nd – December 19th

No classes on Monday 11/1 and Thursday 11/25 – Sunday 11/28

  • Classes are session enrollment only, drop-ins are not available at this time
  • Masks are required for adults at all times, regardless of vaccination status
  • Masks are required as much as tolerable for children over the age of 2
  • Up to 2 adults may accompany each child to class
  • New makeup & covid policy: Details in pricing & policy section below. There are no refunds for enrollments.

Festive Holiday Fun!

Bubbles Academy at 900 N. Michigan is your festive family headquarters for drop in art, concerts, classes & events this holiday season! Scroll down for more details.

Drop-in Art
Daily 12 – 6 PM, no reservations necessary! New projects each week.
November 8th – November 28th: Festive Fall
November 29th – January 2nd: Winter Wonderland

Drop’nShop
Drop off your little one for 2 hours of supervised play, art and FUN while you work on that holiday shopping! Ages 2-5, select dates in December. >> Register now

Free Winter Concert Series, Presented by Whole Child Arts
Get in the holiday spirit with a winter concert led by Bubbles Academy, presented by Whole Child Arts. Ages 0-5 years, select Thursdays in December. Free event, advance registration required.  >> Register now

Whimsical Winter Break Fun
Drop in family concerts, story times, guest princesses & imagination adventures for ages 0-5 starting December 20th! Scroll down for more details! >> Register now

Daily Drop-in Art!

  • 12 – 6 PM every day
  • $10 per child
  • Includes all supplies to make your masterpiece
  • New projects each week
  • Caregivers must stay onsite
  • No reservations necessary

Upcoming Projects
Week of 11/22: Thanksgiving Wreath
Week of 11/29: Snow globes
Week of 12/6: Mitten ornaments
Week of 12/1: Snowflake magnet
Week of 12/20: Winter Wish Ornament bar
Week of 12/27: New Year’s Eve Crowns

Check out past projects in our Instagram story highlight!

Fall Session 2 Schedule: 11/2 - 12/19

4th Trimester Village

Navigate the 4th Trimester with support from fellow new parents and early parenthood experts.

  • Meets every Tuesday from 2-3 PM
  • 7 week session: 11/2 – 12/14
  • Pricing: $175 for 7 weeks.  If space is remaining, you may join a session in progress at a prorated rate.
  • Recommended for parents of babies ages 0-6 months

Registration opens Wednesday, 10/6!

>> Click for more details

Daily Drop-in Art

Visit us anytime from 12 – 6 PM daily for drop-in art!

  • $10 per child
  • Includes all supplies to make your masterpiece
  • New projects each week
  • Caregivers must stay onsite
  • No reservations necessary

Upcoming Projects
Week of 11/22: Thanksgiving Wreath
Week of 11/29: Snow globes
Week of 12/6: Mitten ornaments
Week of 12/1: Snowflake magnet
Week of 12/20: Winter Wish Ornament bar (Closed 12/25)
Week of 12/27: New Year’s Eve Crowns

Check out past projects in our Instagram story highlight!

 

Festive Holiday Fun!

Drop-in Art
Daily 12 – 6 PM (Starts at 11 AM December 20th – January 2nd!)
November 8th – November 28th: Festive Fall
November 29th – January 2nd: Winter Wonderland
No reservations necessary! New projects each week.

Drop’nShop
Wednesday 12/8 & Monday 12/13 from 3-5 PM
Drop off your little one for 2 hours of supervised play, art and FUN while you work on that holiday shopping! Parents/caregivers must remain onsite in the 900 N. Michigan building during this timeframe. Ages 2-5

>> Register now

Free Winter Concert Series, Presented by Whole Child Arts
Thursdays 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 from 10:40 – 11 AM
Get in the holiday spirit with a winter concert led by Bubbles Academy, presented by Whole Child Arts. Ages 0-5 years. Free event, advance registration required. 
>> Register now

Winter Snapshots with TK Photography
Friday 12/3 3-6 PM
Pop in for a 5 minute mini-session with TK Photography, including 1 digital download and a drop-in art project from Bubbles Academy!
>> Register now

Winter Wonderland Concert
Monday 12/20 10 AM
Get in the holiday spirit with a winter wonderland concert led by the Bubbles Academy team, followed by an ornament art project! Ages 0-5 years.
>> Register now

Storytime & Art with Michele Foote
Tuesday 12/21 10 AM
Join us for storytime with children’s author Michele Foote, featuring her book Playdate in OuterSpace! Following the story, zoom on over to the art classroom for a space-themed art project.  Ages 2-6
>> Register now

Storytime & Art with Princess Party by MC
Wednesday 12/22 10 AM with Elsa
Tuesday 12/28 10 AM with Anna
Join us for a special winter princess event with Princess Party by MC! The featured princess of the day will lead storytime and a dance party, followed by a winter wish ornament art project led by the Bubbles Academy team. Ages 2-5
>>Register now

Storytime & Art with Lori Orlinsky
Monday 12/27 10 AM
Join us for storytime with children’s author Lori Orlinsky, featuring her book Being Small. Following the story, head on over to the art classroom for a kindness art project!  Ages 2-6
>> Register now

Polar Imagination Adventure
Wednesday 12/29 10 AM
Join Miss Mel for a Snowy Polar Imagination Adventure, where you’ll trek to a frozen tundra and meet the creatures living there. There may be danger (imaginary only, don’t worry!) but there will also be music, myths, and maybe even a little magic, too! After your adventure, design your own winter ornament. Ages 2-5 years.
>> Register now

Noon Year’s Eve Celebration
Friday 12/31 11 AM
Ring in the NOON year at Bubbles! Jam out to a concert with Miss Mel, create your own NYE crown, and countdown to the new year with a Bubble-filled finale! Ages 0-5
>> Register now

 

Safety Precautions

We take the safety of our families and teaching artist staff very seriously, and are hosting classes with a measured, cautious approach. 

  • Class capacity is capped at a low number for our spaces
  • At this time we are only allowing for session enrollment
  • Masks are required for adults at all times, regardless of vaccination status
  • Masks are required as much as tolerable for children over the age of 2
  • Up to 2 adults may accompany each child to class.
  • Please enjoy snacks before or after class. Snacking during class is not allowed. 
  • Teachers will wear face coverings at all times
  • Props and supplies will be limited. Anything used in class will be distributed individually, and sanitized between classes. 
Pricing & Policies

Fall Session 2 at 900 N Michigan

Art & Music, Preschool Prep, 60 minute classes: $300 per child, 7 week session
Monday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday classes (no class 11/1, 11/25-28): $260 per child, 6 week session

Music, Movement & Sensory Art, 30 minute classes: $200 per child, 7 week session
Monday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday classes (no class 11/1, 11/25-28): $170 per child, 6 week session

 

There are no refunds on enrollments.

In the case of a rollback in the City of Chicago or State of Illinois reopening phases where we can no longer safely hold class in-person, or if a class cancellation due to in-class covid exposure is necessary, class will move to a virtual format. There are no refunds.

 
Makeup policy

If you miss a class, you may register for a makeup class by emailing bigbubble@bubblesacademy.com

Advance registration is required, and makeup classes are available on a first-come first-served basis. Availability is extremely limited. Makeups are limited to 2 per session, must be used at the same class location, and must be used within the current session or the first 2 weeks of the next session.  Due to class format, makeup classes are not available for Gentle Separation.

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