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

17

Oct

Freely Phonics

October 17, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Freely Phonics focuses on the letter F.

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9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., 108 Students.

more upcoming dates for this event:

  • October 18, 2017
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  • November 15, 2017
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  • December 01, 2017
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17

Oct

Cats vs Owls: Masks

October 17, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Come join in the fun. Cast your vote: Cats vs Owls. 

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9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., 108 Students.

more upcoming dates for this event:

  • October 18, 2017
  • October 19, 2017
  • October 20, 2017
  • October 21, 2017
  • October 22, 2017
  • October 23, 2017
  • October 24, 2017
  • October 25, 2017
  • October 26, 2017
  • October 27, 2017
  • October 28, 2017
  • October 29, 2017
  • October 30, 2017
  • October 31, 2017
  • November 01, 2017
  • November 02, 2017
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  • November 05, 2017
  • November 06, 2017
  • November 07, 2017
  • November 08, 2017
  • November 09, 2017
  • November 10, 2017
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  • November 15, 2017
  • November 16, 2017
  • November 17, 2017
  • November 18, 2017
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  • December 17, 2017
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  • December 27, 2017
  • December 28, 2017
  • December 29, 2017
  • December 30, 2017
  • December 31, 2017

17

Oct

Cats vs Owls

October 17, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Come cast your vote and create a cardboard roll creature. 

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9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., 108 Students.

more upcoming dates for this event:

  • October 18, 2017
  • October 19, 2017
  • October 20, 2017
  • October 21, 2017
  • October 22, 2017
  • October 23, 2017
  • October 24, 2017
  • October 25, 2017
  • October 26, 2017
  • October 27, 2017
  • October 28, 2017
  • October 29, 2017
  • October 30, 2017
  • October 31, 2017
  • November 01, 2017
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  • November 17, 2017
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18

Oct

Freely Phonics: Letter O

October 18, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 83 Students.

18

Oct

Bat Week! Egg Carton Bats

October 18, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 83 Students.

19

Oct

Bat Week! Glow-in-the-Dark Moon

October 19, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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20

Oct

Bat Week! Glow-in-the-Dark Moon

October 20, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., 27 Students.

10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 94 Students.

21

Oct

Clothespin Bats

October 21, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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21

Oct

Saturday Afternoon Science

October 21, 2017, @ 3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

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22

Oct

Cats or Owls VS Ghosts or Skeletons

October 22, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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23

Oct

Cats or Owls VS Ghosts or Skeletons

October 23, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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24

Oct

Freely Phonics: Letter J

October 24, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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24

Oct

Cats or Owls VS Ghosts or Skeletons

October 24, 2017, @ 12 - 4 p.m.

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25

Oct

Freely Phonics: Letter J

October 25, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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25

Oct

Cats or Owls VS Ghosts or Skeletons

October 25, 2017, @ 12 - 4 p.m.

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26

Oct

Cats or Owls VS Ghosts or Skeletons

October 26, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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27

Oct

Cats or Owls VS Ghosts or Skeletons

October 27, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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28

Oct

Pony Power Day

October 28, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Gallop on over to CMOM for our magical “mane” event featuring your friendly ponies! Take a keepsake photo (adults, be sure to bring your cameras), get your face painted, enjoy themed crafts, and watch balloon twisting! Don’t forget to trot on over to the candy corral station and to take part in the scavenger hunt! 

Admission prices:

Advanced tickets are $3 for members and $18 for non-members.

Tickets at the door are $5 for members and $20 for nonmembers.

NON-MEMBERS: You may go ahead and pay your $4 parking fee when buying your tickets in advance. This will help you enter the museum faster and cut down on time waiting in line.

Purchase tickets here.

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29

Oct

"Hello Halloweenie" Dachshund Magnet

October 29, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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30

Oct

Halloween Craft Smorgasbord

October 30, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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31

Oct

Craft Room Halloween Party

October 31, 2017, @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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09

Dec

Jammies & Jingles

December 09, 2017, @ Session 1: 9 - 11 a.m. || Session 2: 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Jingle all the way to CMOM in your coziest PJs for a festive day filled with family fun and holiday memories. Start the day with a yummy sweet treat and hot chocolate before posing for a photo with Santa. Have your face painted like Rudolph or an elf while you watch a holiday movie. Make a themed take-home craft. Join in our “cutest” jammies contest where three winners will receive a complimentary CMOM Family Membership.

Admission: Member tickets are $10 and non-member admission is $15. Tickets include one Memphis Grand Carousel ride per purchased ticket. Museum admission is not included in the ticket price.

Note: 

  • Photos are complimentary and will be available fow download in about 7-10 days on our Flickr page
  • "Cutest” Jammies contest will be held at 10:45 a.m. for the first seating and 2:15 p.m. for the second seating.
  • Jammies & Jingles will be offered at two times: 9:00 - 11:00 AM & 12:30 - 2:30 PM.
  • The menu will include mini cakes sponsored by Nothing Bundt Cakes, donut holes, hot chocolate with marshmallows, and coffee.
  • Non-members: You will be able to enter the museum faster if you pre-pay our parking fee of $4. 

Purchase tickets here.

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School Groups

This Week

October 15, 2017

No School Groups Today

October 16, 2017

No School Groups Today

October 17, 2017

9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

108 Students

October 18, 2017

10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

83 Students

October 19, 2017

No School Groups Today

October 20, 2017

9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

27 Students

10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

94 Students

October 21, 2017

No School Groups Today