Join us for in person classes for ages 0-6 across music, movement, art, preschool prep & more!

Summer Session 1

May 30th – July 17th

No classes on 5/30, 6/20, 7/4 

Join us for classes 4 ways:

 – Bubbles North Branch: A dedicated indoor home for all caregiver/child and drop off classes! Bubbles North Branch is located at 2211 N. Elston Avenue 1st floor, across the street from the Bubbles Academy Preschool building. Session enrollment only.

 – 900 N. Michigan Shops: Join us for classes across Music, Movement, Art, Preschool Prep, plus weekly drop-in art and curated retail featuring local mom-owned businesses. Drop-ins are available here! >> Click for more info

Bubbles Under the Big Top: Join us in the open air fenced tent in the parking lot of Bubbles Academy Preschool, at 2184 N. Elston Avenue. Drop-ins are available here!

 – On Demand: Over 35 pre-recorded virtual classes are now available any time and anywhere! >> Click for more info

Session details

  • Masks are optional for all classes
  • Bubbles Academy Teaching Artists will continue to wear masks.
  • North Branch classes are session enrollment only.
  • Drop ins available at 900 and the tent, where space is remaining.
  • Up to 2 adults may accompany each child
  • There are no refunds for enrollments. See pricing & policy section below. 

Registration now open!

Looking to join a Spring Session class in progress?

Summer Session 1 at North Branch: 5/30 - 7/17

North Branch Parking Perk: The first FOUR registrations for music & movement classes receive a parking pass for the North Branch parking lot! Additional parking will be available in the lot at 2184 N. Elston.

Summer Session 1 Outdoor Tent: 5/30 - 7/17

Summer Session 1 at 900: 5/30 - 7/17

Spring Session classes in progress


4th Trimester Village

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

  • Meets every Tuesday from 2-3 PM
  • Rotating weekly guest experts & experiences
  • Session and drop-in enrollment available
  • Recommended for parents of babies ages 0-6 months

>> Click for details & schedule!

Pricing & Policies

Music & Movement
30 minute classes: $200 per child, 7 week session
Monday classes are prorated to 4 weeks, no class 5/30, 6/20, 7/4
Drop-in (tent & 900 only): $30

Art + Music, Preschool Prep, & 4pm Drop-off
60 minute classes: $300 per child, 7 week session
Monday classes are prorated to 4 weeks, no class 5/30, 6/20, 7/4
Drop-in (tent & 900 only): $45


There are no refunds on enrollments.

If a class cancellation due to in-class covid exposure is necessary, a makeup class credit will be provided. There are no refunds.

The mask optional policy is subject to change at any time per CDPH & IDPH guidance. If a change in mask policy occurs, there are no refunds. 

For tent classes: In the case of inclement weather (lightning, extreme rain or severe wind), class will be canceled and you will receive a makeup class credit to use in another tent class of your choice. Class will continue during mild to moderate rain showers.

Zero Symptoms Policy

If you, your child, or someone in your household is showing ANY symptoms of illness, we ask that you keep your child home and schedule a make-up class. 

Code of Clean

We take the safety of our families and teaching artist staff very seriously, and ask for your partnership in providing a safe, clean classroom environment. >> View details

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.

Register for classes using the calendar below:

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