Center for Creativity

What To Do

Explore, play, and imagine the possibilities in our spaces.

What to Do in the Center for Creativity

Wonder Room


  • Play in the Wonder Room
  • Explore the Big Idea Gallery
  • Visit the Community Gallery to see what fun things are on display.
  • Visit the Creativity@CMA Gallery where you can:
    • Experiment!  Make a sculpture with simple materials at the Imagine the Possibilities area.
    • Think, make, do at the Creativity Challenge.

How is the wonder room different from other galleries at CMA?


connectorseries300x200Have fun at Open Studio Saturdays. Every Saturday from 1:00-3:00 PM, visitors of all ages are welcome to drop in to the Center for Creativity Studio to explore ideas, solve creative challenges, and collaborate with friends or family. Free with Admission. No Registration Required.

Be inspired at the Connector Series, the second Saturday of every month, 1:00 PM -4:00 PM. The Center for Creativity partners with some of the most provocative creators in central Ohio to engage visitors of any age in surprising participatory environments. Visit to see what’s in store for the next event.

Drop-in to SURGE Teen Open Studio – Every Thursday Night 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Columbus teens are welcome to join us for this weekly drop-in program that includes pop up events in the Studio and Innovation Lab, experimenting with technology and art supplies, and just hanging out. SURGE is a collaboration between CMA, Columbus Metropolitan Library, Wexner Center for the Arts, WOSU Public Media, and COSI and is made possible by a grant from Battelle Memorial Institute. For more info visit