Bounces & Tickles, a free first group experience for caregivers and babies not yet walking, explores the fun of stories, songs, lap bounces, and lifts with infants. Playtime follows each session. Fall classes begin Tuesday, September 17 from 9:30-10:00 am.
Little Tykes Story Time is a free class for kids birth-5 years on Wednesdays from 9:30-10:30 am. Families enjoy the fun of stories, music, movement, make-and-take activities, and more. Fall classes begin Wednesday, September 18.
Wiggles and Giggles, a free class for children 1 to 3 years of age, is a fun interactive weekly class occurring Thursdays 10:00-10:30am. Playtime follows each session. Fall classes begin September 19.
Through music, movement, songs, scarves, flannel boards, books and more, children experience fun learning activities such as:
- Sensory Play Bins encourage exploration and play. Filled with different objects and materials, children gain new information through their senses of sight, touch, smell, and hearing.
- Dramatic or Pretend Play Centers include an apple and pumpkin orchard, bakery, pizza shop, post office and more. Children learn through play and these centers offer experiences where children can role play, discover, and use their imagination.
- Art and Make & Take Activities encourages a child’s creativity.
Siblings of class participants are always welcome to join in the fun. Children enjoy playing with developmentally appropriate toys, puzzles, and other activities after class as caregivers meet and greet!
Registration is made for these classes by calling 815-223-0229, ext 5.