Baby Soul Jam @ The Promontory
Mar
2
11:00 AM11:00

Baby Soul Jam @ The Promontory

All Ages
Doors 11:00am
Ends 1:00pm
Kids are free!
Adults General Admission - $15

Come sing, dance, and party at the BABY SOUL JAM!
This unique family day party sells out quickly, so don't wait to buy tickets! Presented by Mama Fresh and Kido, come celebrate and groove with us! This is an all ages affair (although under 6-ers seem to run the show), and all kids are free of charge. Partying parents/grown up friends - feel free to visit the bar while your kids shake and shimmy. There will be a DJ and lots of dancing! There will be live entertainment and lots of singing! There will be giveaways! There will be new friends made! Come hang out with our cool community of families. Cheers to more family fun on the South Side!

All children must be supervised. For safety and accountability, please have one adult present for every 3 children attending the party.

Get your tickets here! (Eventbrite)

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Kido Music - With Sarah!
Feb
28
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Music - With Sarah!

Kido Music!

We are so happy to have award-winning vocalist and toddler mama Sarah Marie Young lead us in songs and shimmies! Infants, toddlers, and their grownups will love Sarah and her ukelele jams! These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot! See you soon, Kido Family!

Get your tickets here! (Eventbrite)

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Kido Books 2/26
Feb
26
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 2/26

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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South Side Story Time
Feb
24
10:00 AM10:00

South Side Story Time

  • Green Line Performing Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring your kids to listen, learn, sing, dance, and interact! South Side Story Time is a monthly gathering that curates readings for its young attendees along with the chance for their parents to socialize. Hosts Keewa Nurullah of Kido and Megan Jeyifo of Arts + Public Life are elated to share their family-friendly faves dedicated to Black History Month this February on the Arts Block. Open to all ages but geared towards 0 - 6.

ABOUT THE GREENLIGHT SERIES:
The GreenLight Series illuminates the varied performing arts disciplines producing work in the Green Line Arts Center. Arts + Public Life (APL) invites audiences to experience a rotating sample of storytelling, music performances, comedy, theater, and dance works presented by ensembles, collectives and individuals. To kickoff the GreenLight series, APL will showcase Chicago’s multi-faceted storytelling community, presenting a range of Chicago communities, storytelling styles and oral traditions.

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Kido Books 2/19
Feb
19
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 2/19

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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Lovely Love Songs: A Special Valentine's Music Class With Sarah!
Feb
14
10:30 AM10:30

Lovely Love Songs: A Special Valentine's Music Class With Sarah!

Kido Music!

We are so happy to have award-winning vocalist and toddler mama Sarah Marie Young lead us in songs and shimmies! Infants, toddlers, and their grownups will love Sarah and her ukelele jams! These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot! See you soon, Kido Family!

Get your tickets here! (Eventbrite)

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Kido Books 2/12
Feb
12
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 2/12

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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Valentine's Photo Shoot!
Feb
9
11:00 AM11:00

Valentine's Photo Shoot!

Join us at the Kido store for a LOVE themed photo shoot! These mini sessions are great for just the little ones or for the whole family! TK Photography will capture some awesome photos in just 10 minutes, and you'll have the edited pics with plenty of time to print or post for Valentine's Day! Booking fee is $20. Check the link for more info. See you soon, Kido Family!!

$20 Booking Fee:
http://www.tkphotographychicago.com/product/20190209-kido-valentine-day-snapshot/?fbclid=IwAR0CclMJyxvPSJIvpwwiO460jQeHqASIGtOiBBO-0OSHsOrGOrxPL9WBRpc

Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2252013505046485/

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Kido Books 2/9
Feb
5
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 2/9

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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New Mommy Meetup
Feb
2
11:00 AM11:00

New Mommy Meetup

Make a new mama friend at this recurring series!
Bring yourself and your baby to the Kido store, where we will sip complimentary, toasty beverages and swap stories. These meetups are recommended for mothers of babies 6 months or younger, and they are completely free of charge. RSVP and let us know you're coming! See you soon, mamas!

FREE
RSVP on our Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/493947091134320/

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Kido Music - With Sarah!
Feb
1
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Music - With Sarah!

We are so happy to have award-winning vocalist and toddler mama Sarah Marie Young lead us in songs and shimmies! Infants, toddlers, and their grownups will love Sarah and her ukelele jams! These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot! See you soon, Kido Family!

$10 Family Ticket

RSVP on our Facebook Event page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/2186350704763198/

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Kido Books 1/29
Jan
29
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 1/29

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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New Mommy Meetup
Jan
28
10:30 AM10:30

New Mommy Meetup

Make a new mama friend at this recurring series!
Bring yourself and your baby to the Kido store, where we will sip complimentary, toasty beverages and swap stories. These meetups are recommended for mothers of babies 6 months or younger, and they are completely free of charge. RSVP and let us know you're coming! See you soon, mamas!

FREE
RSVP on our Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/304243540203846/

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Kido Books 1/22
Jan
22
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 1/22

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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Kido Celebrates MLK Day!
Jan
21
11:00 AM11:00

Kido Celebrates MLK Day!

Join us at the Kido store, as we pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a big way!

There will be an exclusive, limited edition MLK t-shirt debuting at this FREE event on Monday, Jan. 21st! There will also be new MLK books going on sale for a limited time! We will be recording #kidokiddos reciting lines from his famous 'I Have a Dream' speech for a special video! And every half hour from 11am to 2pm, we will have a differerent performance inspired by the legacy of the great civil rights activist, including:
Spoken word poetry
Protest songs
Storytelling
Acapella singing group
Inspirational dance performance
and more!

Stay tuned for performer announcements!

FREE
RSVP on our Facebook Event Page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/298646677669978/

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Kido Music - With Sarah!
Jan
17
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Music - With Sarah!

Kido Music!

We are so happy to have award-winning vocalist and toddler mama Sarah Marie Young lead us in songs and shimmies! Infants, toddlers, and their grownups will love Sarah and her ukelele jams! These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot! See you soon, Kido Family!

$10 Family Ticket

RSVP on our Facebook Event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/351875688975969/

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Kido Books 1/15
Jan
15
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Books 1/15

Join us in the store, as we read some new stories and classic tales. We specialize in books that feature multicultural characters and encourage empathy and inclusivity. Our story time is the perfect place for families to meet, listen, and learn a bit about each other. See you soon, Kido family!

FREE
Facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/274547026572010/

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Kido Music - Jarochicanos/Son Chiquitos!
Jan
12
11:00 AM11:00

Kido Music - Jarochicanos/Son Chiquitos!

Kido Music!

We are excited to have Jarochicanos in the store for a special Saturday music class! Their children's program is called Son Chiquitos.

Son Chiquitos immerses children in the Spanish language and culturally-rooted learning through fun and thematic sequences of instrument playing, movement, storytelling, and collective music-making. Join us for this free event in the Kido store!

RSVP on our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/366251383952720/

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Kido Music - With Sarah!
Jan
2
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Music - With Sarah!

Kido Music!

We are so happy to have award-winning vocalist and toddler mama Sarah Marie Young lead us in songs and shimmies! Infants, toddlers, and their grownups will love Sarah and her ukelele jams! These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot! See you soon, Kido Family!

$10 family ticket

Purchase Tickets on our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/313580585912729/

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Dec
30
11:00 AM11:00

Baby Soul Jam: Eve of the Eve

All Ages

11am - 1pm

FREE for Kids

ADULTS $15

Come celebrate the New Year at the BABY SOUL JAM!

This unique family day party sells out quickly, so don't wait to buy tickets! Presented by Mama Fresh and Kido, the Eve of the Eve Jam will be full of fun! This is an all ages affair (although under 6-ers seem to run the show), and all kids are free of charge. The climax of the party will be a countdown at noon! 

Partying parents/grown up friends - Feel free to visit the bar while your kids shake and shimmy. There will be a DJ and lots of dancing! There will be live entertainment and lots of singing! There will be new friends made! Come hang out with our cool community of families at the Baby Soul Jam. Cheers to more family fun on the South Side!

All children must be accompanied by an adult. For safety's sake, no more than 3 kids per grown-up, please.

Purchase Tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/baby-soul-jam-the-promontory-tickets-52916160661?fbclid=IwAR1qj3uQMOc6vv6vWQm6iglH5iCnlmR3Lp_TReysO1en8uVupPeUtTCatcw

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Kido Music - Little Parade!
Dec
28
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Music - Little Parade!

Kido Music!

For this installment, LITTLE PARADE is our special guest! Infants, toddlers, and their grownups will love Miss Karla and her sweet songs. These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot! Your donation pays for our phenomenal musicians. See you soon, Kido Family!

Purchase Tickets on our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1284907038315377/

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Kido Nutcracker!
Dec
22
11:00 AM11:00

Kido Nutcracker!

Happy Holidays!

The Saturday before Christmas, we are excited to welcome characters from The Nutcracker to the Kido store!! Bring your little dancers to take pictures with the Sugar Plum Fairy, the Snow Queen, and others! These talented ballerinas come directly from the Hyde Park School of Dance's holiday production. The dancers will be decked out in their tutus and pointe shoes, and they will do a short dance presentation. We will also read a Nutcracker tale or two at this free event. Reserve your place, and let us know you're coming :) See you soon, Kido family!

RSVP on our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2210732612293226/

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Kido Music - with Mama!
Dec
21
10:30 AM10:30

Kido Music - with Mama!

We are a family store, so it makes sense to bring the whole family in on the fun!

This music class is for infants and toddlers and their grownups, and it's led by shop owner Keewa's mama - Shanta! She is an accomplished jazz musician and a professional storyteller who also teaches Wiggleworms at Old Town School of Folk Music. These are drop-in music classes, and there is limited space, so make sure to reserve your spot. Let our family lead yours in a fun music class you'll love!

$10 Family Ticket

Purchase Tickets on our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/324302234838445/

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