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Family Day: Treasure Box

  • January 11, 2020
  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Chicago artists transform the museum for kids and their grown-ups. Enjoy free admission while taking part in workshops, open-studio sessions, gallery tours, and performances.

Explore collecting with Chicago artists.

Where do you keep special objects? What makes a space or container special?


Ongoing (11 am–3 pm)

Territory Create a dome for conversation.
Talk about special places with teen urban designers.

John Harness Find a costumed character for a pop-up conversation or game.

blkHaUS studios
Bring an important object from home to be photographed and added to our collection. This is part of the Commons Artist Project.

Marcela Torres
Curate a collection of emotions.

Poems While you Wait
Receive an original typewritten poem.

Ione Sanders
Move your body in the galleries.

Dance-based tours start at:
11:30 and 12:30 for kids under 5 and their families
1:30 and 2:30 for kids over 5 and their families 

Click here for complete details.

Family Days 2019–20

Join the MCA the second Saturday of every month through the spring, from 11 am–3 pm. See below for a list of dates:

October 12
November 9
December 14
January 11
February 8
March 14
April 11
May 9 

About cgcc

The Chicago Gifted Community Center (CGCC) is a member-driven 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created by parents to support the intellectual and emotional growth of gifted children and their families. 

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We  are an all volunteer-based organization that relies on annual memberships from parents, professionals, and supporters to provide organizers with web site operations, a registration system, event insurance, background checks, etc. 

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