Winter Activities For Kids


Kids’ Classes:: Discover the educational and developmental benefits of crafting in their Kids’ Classes. Kids’ Club:: Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Just $2 per child ages 3 and up. All supplies included.

When: Most Saturdays
Time: 10-12, $2 includes supplies.
Upcoming Holiday Themed Kids Clubs:
11/19 Felt Gingerbread Man
12/3 Designed by Sprout
12/10 Clay Pot Elf
Paint with Santa Special Event!
Sunday 12/4 10-12 and Friday 12/9 3-5
$36 per child, reserved seats.  Includes keepsake painted during event, cookie decorating, snacks and a gift from Santa!
For additional information regarding Event Calendar, Please visit Color Me Mine website HERE.

Polar Express Special Event:

Date: Decemebr 2nd
Time: 7 p.m.
Cost: FREE
All aboard! Come in your PJs and join in for a magical evening as Barnes and Noble hosts their annual Polar Express Story time. Coloring and activities to follow, including writing a Dear Santa letter!
For a calendar of Barnes and Noble Upcoming events, please visit their website HERE.

Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum

Date: Saturday December 3
Time:  10am-2pm
Cost: FREE
Join the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum for our annual FREE holiday celebration. Enjoy a full performance schedule, crafts, and activities led by a variety of community organizations. Don’t miss this special tradition that’s brought magic to the Pikes Peak region for over 20 years!
Date: Sunday, December 11
Cost: FREE
Photos with Santa: 12:30-1:30pm, first come first served
Story time with Santa: 2-3pm, first come first served 
Craft time with Santa: 3:30-4pm, sign up required, link on Facebook page

Location: Bear Creek Nature Center

Date: December 2

Time: 5-8pm

Cost: $4 per person, $12 for family of 4

Don’t miss Bear Creek Nature Center’s yearly holiday celebration! Enjoy a beautiful night with your family and friends. Take a candlelit walk on the nature trails, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate, warm chili from Texas Roadhouse, live music and animals. Say hello to Santa Claus and make a festive craft.
Breakfast with Santa
Date: December 3
Time: 9am
Cost: $5 adult, $3 child, under 2 free
Join us in the Food Court for a very special breakfast with Santa! Enjoy breakfast, entertainment, hands-on activities, prizes and more! Purchase your tickets at Guest Services.
Breakfast with Santa
Date: December 10
Time: 8:30am
Cost: $5 adult, $3 child, under 2 free
Partnering with The Resource Exchange and Empty Stocking Fund this fun morning will include activities appropriate for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Purchase your tickets at Guest Services.

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COSMB’s Guide to the Holiday Season!