Our phone lines are down today - but the museum is open 9 am - 5 pm!

Katherine & John Dobbs Family Center

(901) 458-2678

2525 Central Avenue

Memphis, TN 38104

Open 7 days a week

9 AM - 5PM

hours & location

Programs & Events

19

Feb

Presidents' Day Craft

February 19, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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20

Feb

Presidents' Day Craft

February 20, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 15 Students.

21

Feb

Egg Carton Firetrucks

February 21, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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22

Feb

Egg Carton Firetrucks

February 22, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 21 Students.

23

Feb

Art Inspired by Faith Ringgold

February 23, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us in Doodlebug Arts & Crafts to create an art project inspired by the work of artist Faith Ringgold.

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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 55 Students.

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 75 Students.

24

Feb

Art Inspired by Faith Ringgold

February 24, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us in Doodlebug Arts & Crafts to create an art project inspired by the work of artist Faith Ringgold.

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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 27 Students.

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 150 Students.

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, 33 Students.

25

Feb

Pups to the Rescue

February 25, 2017, @ 10 AM - 1 PM

Wag your tails all the way to CMOM for a meet-and-greet with your favorite heroic canines! There is face painting, themed crafts, magic with Mr. Nick, edible sand art, and balloon twisting. Patrol to our stage to shake paws with your favorite pups and take a keepsake photo with them! Advanced reservation prices: members are $3 and non-members are $18 and includes a museum visit. At the door pricing day of the event based on availability: members are $5 and non-members are $20. All sales final - tickets are non-refundable!

THIS SESSION IS SOLD OUT! There are still tickets available for the 2:00 PM session!

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25

Feb

Pups to the Rescue

February 25, 2017, @ 2 PM - 5 PM

Wag your tails all the way to CMOM for a meet-and-greet with your favorite heroic canines! There is face painting, themed crafts, magic with Mr. Nick, edible sand art, and balloon twisting. Patrol to our stage to shake paws with your favorite pups and take a keepsake photo with them! Advanced reservation prices: members are $3 and non-members are $18 and includes a museum visit. At the door pricing day of the event based on availability: members are $5 and non-members are $20. All sales final - tickets are non-refundable!

Make reservations now!

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26

Feb

Teacher's Choice of Craft

February 26, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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27

Feb

Feathered Masks

February 27, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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28

Feb

Feathered Masks

February 28, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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01

Mar

Pig Craft

March 01, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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04

Mar

Color Reveal African Animals

March 04, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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05

Mar

Make a Noisemaker (Grogger) or a Jingle Bell Wand

March 05, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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09

Mar

Button Snails

March 09, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us in Doodlebug Arts & Crafts to make a snail out of a paper plate, and decorate its shell with buttons.

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10

Mar

Button Snails

March 10, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us in Doodlebug Arts & Crafts to make a snail out of a paper plate, and decorate its shell with buttons.

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11

Mar

Wikki Stix Art

March 11, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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12

Mar

Wikki Stix Art

March 12, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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13

Mar

Make a Rainbow Wind Chime

March 13, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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15

Mar

Clothespin Caterpillar Magents

March 15, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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15

Mar

Craft Roll & Deco Tape Binoculars

March 15, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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16

Mar

Model Magic & Pipe Cleaner Rainbow Sculptures

March 16, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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17

Mar

Choice of Saint Patrick's Day Crafts

March 17, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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18

Mar

Decorate a Matchbox Car

March 18, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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29

Mar

"Swimming Dinosaur" Painting Project

March 29, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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30

Mar

"Swimming Dinosaur" Painting Project

March 30, 2017, @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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08

Apr

Easter Through the Looking Glass

April 08, 2017, @ 10 AM - 1 PM

Hop on over for photos with the Easter Bunny and greet some very special characters throughout the museum. Meet Alice, her furry feline, a pale queen, a very late bunny, and a hatter that's gone mad! Decorate wooden eggs and don’t miss the chance to create your very own colorful Duct Tape Easter bucket to fill with deluxe Easter treats from the Candy Station. Enjoy themed face painting and balloon twisting from The Balloon Guy. Every child receives an egg-stra special plush bunny to take home. Advanced reservation prices: members are $3 and non-members are $18 and includes a museum visit. At the door pricing day of the event based on availability: members are $5 and non-members are $20. All sales final - tickets are non-refundable!

Make reservations now!

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School Groups

This Week

February 12, 2017

No School Groups Today

February 13, 2017

No School Groups Today

February 14, 2017

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

21 Students

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

7 Students

February 15, 2017

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

44 Students

February 16, 2017

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

20 Students

February 17, 2017

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

125 Students

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

53 Students

February 18, 2017

No School Groups Today

February 19, 2017

No School Groups Today

February 20, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

15 Students

February 21, 2017

No School Groups Today

February 22, 2017

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

21 Students

February 23, 2017

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

55 Students

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

75 Students

February 24, 2017

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

27 Students

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

150 Students

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

33 Students

February 25, 2017

No School Groups Today