A Chattanooga Family’s Guide to January 2020

It’s a new year – isn’t it exciting? Chattanooga has a lot to offer this month, no matter what the weather may bring!
Chattanooga January Family EventsVenture out and visit the Creative Discovery Museum or the Public Library or the Chattanooga Zoo for a local event, or try out something more adventurous like the Southern Slime Convention!
It’s basketball season, so be sure to catch a Mocs game or a basketball camp – GPS is hosting one as is Siskin Children’s Institute!
If being artistic is more your speed, try out the Gnome Workshop by AVA or Emoji Face Mugs Workshop by Scenic City Clay Arts.
If the weather gets frightful, look no further than our Indoor Activities Guide for great suggestions for any day of the week! No matter the season, there’s always a way to stay busy in our beautiful city!

Jan
1
New Years Day Hike
Burn off those Holiday Calories and Start your New Year’s Resolutions at Enterprise South Nature Park! Date: Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Time: 11...
Jan
4
Try Hockey for Free
Try Hockey For Free is an event that Chattanooga Hockey puts on as a registration drive to get kids that may want to play hockey but want to try it ou...
Jan
4
Gnome Workshop
Join us after the holiday break to build a gnome! In this event, participants will learn basic hand-stitching skills and work with wood and felt to cr...
Jan
4
Ice Cream with Elsa
This parent-and-me event is a wonderful time to share in snowy, sparkly winter memories as we dance and craft together! We’ll enjoy some sweet t...
Jan
4
Ice Cream with Elsa
This parent-and-me event is a wonderful time to share in snowy, sparkly winter memories as we dance and craft together! We’ll enjoy some sweet t...
Jan
5
Southern Slime Convention
A day of all things slime! It’s a Slime Party! – Purchase slime from your favorite Slimers – Slime Station: Build your own slime! Pi...
Jan
11
Robotics Workshop – Ages 6-12
Calling all young engineers!! We’ll be building robots using gears, axles, motors, sensors and hand-held controllers. These bots will then do ou...
Jan
11
Rende-zoo: Zooperhero Day
Calling all Zooperheroes! Fly on over to the Zoo and meet some marvelous superheroes at our first RendeZOO event of the year! This action-packed day w...
Jan
11
Choose Hamilton Fair
Visit all of our choice schools in one place! Join us at the Choose Hamilton Fair to meet representatives from all of our magnet schools, Future Ready...
Jan
12
GPS Basketball Clinic (Girls grade 3-8)
GPS runs a whole host of sports clinics to help girls anywhere on the skill spectrum enhance and strengthen their athletic performance. Our clinics of...
Jan
12
Basketball Camp
Family Voices of TN at Siskin Children’s Institute is happy to partner with the McCallie School to offer an inclusive basketball camp for childr...
Jan
16
Grand Re-Opening of Chuck E. Cheese
Join us for a ribbon cutting ceremony and grand reopening on January 16th from 5-7pm. We will have cake, prizes, and an appearance by Chuck E. and fri...
Jan
17
Homeschool Day
Homeschool Day is here again! Join us fo your favorite fun filled day at High Point Climbing and Fitness. Bring your kiddos for a day of climbing at t...
Jan
19
GPS Basketball Clinic (Girls grade 3-8)
GPS runs a whole host of sports clinics to help girls anywhere on the skill spectrum enhance and strengthen their athletic performance. Our clinics of...
Jan
19
Basketball Camp
Family Voices of TN at Siskin Children’s Institute is happy to partner with the McCallie School to offer an inclusive basketball camp for childr...
Jan
23
Youth Class: Emoji Face Mugs
Thursday, January 23 4-6 p.m. Single class $10 per participant No SCCA member discount will be applied Shake off the Winter blues by making your own E...
Jan
25
Summer Camp Fair
Come to Barnes & Noble and find out what the local summer camp options will be this year! Meet with the camp directors and see which camp is right...
Jan
25
Yoga at the Zoo
Start the New Year off RIGHT! Join Thrive Yoga and Wellness as we support The Chattanooga Zoo in the first-ever Yoga at the Zoo event. We will gather ...
Jan
25
Symphonic Tales presents Pete the Cat
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Department of Performing Arts in partnership with the Chattanooga Public Library’s Children’s Depar...
Jan
25
Lego Party!
Got the winter blues? Come on down to the Lego Party at Eastgate and build some fun! We will have Lego free play, crafts, and activities for an exciti...
Jan
25
Symphonic Tales presents Pete the Cat
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Department of Performing Arts in partnership with the Chattanooga Public Library’s Children’s Depar...
Jan
26
GPS Basketball Clinic (Girls grade 3-8)
GPS runs a whole host of sports clinics to help girls anywhere on the skill spectrum enhance and strengthen their athletic performance. Our clinics of...