Membership Events

As a member, you are invited to exclusive events, including previews of special exhibits, holiday parties, members-only mornings and ice cream socials, all when the museum is closed to the public. You also receive reduced rates on special events such as Fairy Tale Tea, Breakfast with Santa and More!

Grandparent Member Breakfast and Holiday Performance

Saturday, December 3
9:00 am

Grandparent members are invited to start the morning and the holiday season off right with our Grandparent Member Breakfast and Holiday Performance. Enjoy a delicious breakfast with your grandchildren followed by a special 10:00 am showing of The Imaginary Theater Company's, A Gnome for Christmas, a warm-hearted holiday musical inspired by a Scandinavian legend.†The first floor of the Museum will also be open early before our public hours just for grandparents and their grandchildren to explore. Reservations required.


The cost for this theatrical event is $6 per person.

Storytime with Santa Members-Only Morning

Monday, December 12
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

You must be on Santaís good list because heís coming to town early just to meet our members at our Storytime with Santa Member-Only Morning. Listen to a holiday story, enjoy a delicious breakfast of yogurt, doughnuts, juice and coffee and have the Museum all to yourselves at this very merry member event. Little ones will even have the opportunity to visit with Santa, so be sure to bring your cameras! Storytime will take place at 9:30 am, 10:30 am and 11:30 am in the Museumís Whitaker Theater. We hope to see you with bells on!


Free to members. Reservations required.

Storytime with Santa

Tuesday, December 13

Wednesday, December 14

6:00 to 8:00 pm

The Magic House is setting out a plate of cookies for Santa and our members for Storytime with Santa. Listen to a holiday story, enjoy a bedtime snack of milk and cookies, get in the holiday spirit with some of your favorite Christmas carols performed by the Kirkwood Children's Chorale, have the whole house to yourselves and even sit on Santa's lap. Don't forget your cameras! Storytime will take place at 6:30 pm, 7:00 pm and 7:30 pm in the Museum's Whitaker Theater. It's sure to be a jolly good time. Ho, ho, hope to see you there!


Free to members. Reservations required.