KALEID0SCOPE PLAY & LEARN GROUP
Weekly, drop-in playgroup for caregivers and children, ages birth to 5. Open play, facilitated activities such as songs, books, and art, and time for caregivers to connect. Free for everyone! Tuesdays from 10-11:30am. Click here for more info. No registration necessary!
PARENT EDUCATION CLASSES
Kids and Tech: Parenting Tips for the Digital Age
Join us for this two hour class and discussion about navigating both the potential benefit and harm of screen time for our kids. Class taught by Christine Wood. September 27th, 6-8pm at Family Place, $10-20 fee (no registration required). More details here.
Discipline That Doesn't Divide: Parenting Strategies to Promote Cooperation and Connection
Join us for this two hour class and discussion about what we can learn from the science of attachment and the implications for parenting. Class taught by Christine Wood. October 4th, 6-8pm at Family Place, $10-20 fee (no registration required). More details here.
Rest, Play, Grow: Making Sense of Preschoolers (and Anyone Who Acts Like Them)
A 6-week book discussion group for parents facilitated by Christine Wood. Wednesdays from 6-8pm, October 11th-November 15th. Click here for details.
PLAY'N'CHAT DISCUSSION GROUP
Join us for a weekly guided discussion group for parents on Thursday mornings from 10am -noon. Childcare is provided while you discuss your family’s needs and challenges with a group of supportive parents like you. Come every week, or stop in when you need some advice or support. Facilitated by Christine Wood.
Play'n'Chat is free for members. Guests pay $5-11, depending on income level. Childcare is included. Discounted punchards are available.
PARENT'S NIGHT OUT
We feel that self-care is an essential part of good parenting. Take some time for yourself to have a night on the town or head home for a bath! We offer skilled childcare Friday and Saturday nights from 4-8pm for children 30 months up to 8 years old. Kids can stay for all or part of the time. Lots of fun and age-appropriate educational activities included.
Childcare is $5-12 per hour, depending on self-reported income level, for your first child and half price for each additional child. Members and punchcard users receive a discount.
Registrations received 24 hours in advance are guaranteed a spot if the program runs. You may try to reserve space later and we will let you know if there is room. We reserve the right to cancel if there are less than 3 children enrolled. Register here.
Want to work out or have tea with a friend? Or just grocery shop by yourself?! We have drop-in childcare hours from 9:30am-12:30pm on Fridays for children 30 months and older. No need to make a reservation. Just come on in!
Childcare is $6-12 per hour, depending on income level, for your first child and half price for each additional child. Members and punchcard users receive a discount. Click here for prices.
Our playroom is open for Open Play from 10-4 on Monday/Wednesday, 1-4 on Tuesday/Thursday/Friday, and 10-1 on Saturday. Get out of the house, out of the rain, and find some friends to play with in our well equipped playroom. Stop by sometime! Your first visit is free.
Open Play is free for members. After your first free visit, guests pay $6-12 per visit depending on income level. Discounted punchcards also available.