Chicago Children's Activity and Development Classes for Babies and Kids

There's an activity for every kid with these children's activity and development classes in the Chicago area. With music, movement, art, fitness and play in mind, you'll surely find the right spot for your little one!

Find a small group in-person class or a virtual activity/development class from this list of options.

Note: Some class providers are closed, have moved online, or have otherwise modified their typical class offerings. Please contact the class providers directly to find the most current status.

Featured Listings

The Little Gym of Chicago

3216 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago,
We offer non-competitive programs in gymnastics, dance, sports skills, karate, and cheerleading so that each child can master new skills and meet new challenges in a positive environment.

Bubbles Academy
2184 N. Elston, Chicago
Bubbles Academy is Chicago's premier early childhood arts enrichment center and preschool, empowering children with the gifts......

Bubbles Academy Michigan Avenue
900 N. Michigan Avenue Level 6, Chicago
Bubbles Academy is landing at 900 N Michigan this fall! Join us for imaginative and developmentally-focused classes......

770 N LaSalle Dr Suite 413 & 800, Chicago
CocoonCare is a fitness and wellness center specifically catering to pregnant women and moms. It offers pre- and post-natal......

Gymboree Play & Music
Multiple locations
Gymboree programs help young children learn and develop as they play. You and your child will build creativity, confidence and......

Heller JCC
524 W Melrose St,, Chicago
Heller JCC offers a variety of classes and programs each session that might include Open Gym, music, dance and mom & baby......

Kid Rock/Tot Rock
Northwest Suburbs
Sing, dance and play today! Our energetic music and movement classes Kid Rock and Tot Rock are for children ages 1-5 years and......

Kidville Lincoln Park
1030 W. North Avenue , Chicago
Kidville has classes for every kid! We offer a wide range of creative classes for babies, toddlers, and kids up to five years......

Metropolis Performing Arts Center Wiggle Giggle & Grow
111 W. Campbell St., Arlington Heights
Wiggle, Giggle & Grow uses everything from puppets to songs to instruments to teach your children about colors, counting......

My Gym Chicago
1461 W. Webster Ave., Chicago
My Gym offers a program and facility devised to help children 6 weeks thru 13 years of age develop physically, cognitively and......

Northwestern University Center for Talent Development
617 Dartmouth Place, Evanston
Center for Talent Development (CTD) at Northwestern University is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping academically......

NY Kids Club Lincoln Park
2727 North Lincoln Ave., Chicago
The NY Kids Club is a private enrichment space committed to, physical, intellectual and social experiences for children from 8......

Sign Play Learn
Various locations, Chicago
Engaging classes and workshops designed especially for families, caregivers and their children from birth through......

Various locations in West Town, Chicago
Tinkergarten brings learning and nature together! In each session of our classes, your Tinkergarten Leader will facilitate a......

The Written Word Learning Center
111 West Wesley Street, Suite 3, Wheaton
The Written Word Learning Center offers many educational opportunities for those students with dyslexia and related language......