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With a variety of classes offered every day of the week, our classes are designed to support the mind, body, and spirit of growing kids. Our passionate instructors are experienced, enthusiastic, and care deeply about creating educational experiences for children. Classes are either offered as a drop-in or series. Drop-in classes can be purchased online or at the door, on a first come, first serve basis. Our series classes must be registered for in advance. We will always post reminders on our website, social media, and through email, so you won't miss your chance to sign up!

Want to stay and play after class?  pick up a Stay + Play Pass for $5 at reception.

Interested in adult workshops?  Click Here

 
 

TO REGISTER, scroll through our CALENDAR BELOW and choose your class of choice or click the class name in the description list!

 
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Class Descriptions

 

Art + Culture

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nimble crafters

fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm
age group: all ages
instructor: karith gingrow

Join us every Friday at 10 where We will be providing the opportunity to bond with your little one or have an awesome playdate! Weekly take home projects are inspired by nature, cultures, and art appreciation.  We will be drawing, painting, using tactile senes, and experimenting with different materials in a controlled environment, allowing your child to gain confidence but most importantly have f u n! Come any time between the two hour open studio time and stay as long as you choose!

if you love this class, purchase a ten class pack for a discounted rate!  

 
 

Yoga

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prenatal yoga

thursday
5:30pm - 6:30pm
instructor: 
leila zinni

pregnancy and childbirth are both normal and natural processes that your body intuitively understands and moves through. in this class we will work to tap into your intuition, listening to your body and helping you feel comfortable both mentally and physically during this transformational time. classes will focus on opening hips, relieving back pain and strengthening the body in preparation for childbirth and beyond. taught in an open and welcoming environment, this class is a safe and free space for inquiry and discussion, as well as a place to relax and let go. ideal for all levels of practitioner from brand new beginners to lifelong yogis who are curious about modifying a vigorous practice through the stages of pregnancy.

if you love this class, purchase a five class pack for a discounted rate!

 
 

 
 

postpartum yoga

wednesdays 11:00am- 12:00pm
instructor: 
leila zinni

it’s time for some self care! taking time to nurture yourself and your new body is essential to caring for your baby and family. in postpartum yoga you will work to relieve tension in your neck and shoulders, stretch out your spine and give yourself time to relax. each class will include a full range of movement through your body, working on strength as well as relaxation to help you become comfortable and connected to this new body. mamas 6 weeks postpartum and beyond are welcome, along with their babies. class structure will be open to breaks and time for personal rest and/or nursing when needed.

if you love this class, purchase a five class pack for a discounted rate!

 
 

 
 

toddler yoga

thursdays 10am-10:45 am
age group: 2-4

instructor: tegan bernstein

toddler yoga is a fun, energetic and engaging way for caregivers/parents to connect with their young children through yoga poses. toddlers will learn poses and the animals/concepts associated with them while caregivers/parents help guide the little ones towards focus, leading by example.

if you love this class, purchase a ten class pack for a discounted rate!  

 
 

Language

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bilingual butterflies, spanish
(8 week series, pre-registration required)

COMING IN MAY!
age group: 3-5
instructor: senora yenni

bilingual butterflies llc is an award winning spanish program for children. our language rich curriculum focuses on immersing children in the target language and teaching useful everyday spanish. through conversation, role play, arts and crafts, and other age appropriate activities, children forget they are learning and acquire the language naturally. a typical class consists of themed lesson plans and simple conversation. every week we introduce a new theme and build on previously learned material, with this group repetition is key! our goal is to get these pequeños to begin producing simple sentences and to communicate in español!

Onward mama scholarship is available for this class. please call or ask us for more information at your next visit!

 
 

Music

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roots with ruark, 0-18 months

tuesdays 3pm +
thursdays 11am
age groups: 0-18 months,

instructor: ruark downey

roots with ruark brings you and your little one a music class full of energy and excitement with that one on one connection that is so vital for the 0-5 age group. with over 5,000 classes under his belt and over 1,000 parties and events, ruark's musical repertoire and experience are second to none. you and your little one will rock out with egg shakers, dance with scarves and streamers and play with little instruments all while listening to an exciting mix of original music, kids classics and all of your favorite rock/pop tunes, from classic rock to top 40 hits of today. want to hear a song that's not part of ruark's repertoire? no problem, he's always eager to learn or write a new song for you and your little one! each class ends with parachute and bubble time and some one on one contact with the guitar where your baby or toddler can strum, tap on and explore the instrument. word of mouth has always been ruark's biggest ally and hundreds of families can't be lying. try a class today and show your little one what it's like to fall in love with music. we'll plant a song and watch it grow.

if you love this class, purchase a ten class pack for a discounted rate!  

 
 

 
 

roots with ruark, all ages

tuesdays 4pm +
thursdays 10am
age groups: all ages,

instructor: ruark downey

roots with ruark brings you and your little one a music class full of energy and excitement with that one on one connection that is so vital for the 0-5 age group. with over 5,000 classes under his belt and over 1,000 parties and events, ruark's musical repertoire and experience are second to none. you and your little one will rock out with egg shakers, dance with scarves and streamers and play with little instruments all while listening to an exciting mix of original music, kids classics and all of your favorite rock/pop tunes, from classic rock to top 40 hits of today. want to hear a song that's not part of ruark's repertoire? no problem, he's always eager to learn or write a new song for you and your little one! each class ends with parachute and bubble time and some one on one contact with the guitar where your baby or toddler can strum, tap on and explore the instrument. word of mouth has always been ruark's biggest ally and hundreds of families can't be lying. try a class today and show your little one what it's like to fall in love with music. we'll plant a song and watch it grow.

if you love this class, purchase a ten class pack for a discounted rate! 

 
 

Dance

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beginner zoom
(8 week series,
pre-registration required)

coming summer 2019!
age group: 1.5 - 3 years
instructor: 
marissa barnathan

this is a high energy class of dance, music, story-telling, imagination and fun! over the course of the session, children will develop agility, coordination, rhythm, and balance through a dynamic range of actions. there is an emphasis on creativity and building confidence through songs, stories, and performance. each week we’ll read a new story and then explore the movement and adventures of the characters. kids have the opportunity to show off their favorite moves, invent characters, and try lots of new movement ideas. grown-ups are encouraged to participate in this class with their small dancers.

 
 

 
 

intermediate zoom
(8 week series, pre-registration required)

thursdays 4:00pm - 4:45pm
age group: 3-5
instructor: 
kelly filios

this class has the same essence as the younger zoomdance class, with lots of energy and focus on exploring new ideas. we will start to push the edges of dancing the spectrum from wild abandon to careful details. in addition to learning trickier “moves”, we will start thinking of phrases and dances instead of only individual moves, and students will perform for each other in class. when acting out the story, our teachers will encourage students to offer their own ideas too. grown-ups drop off their dancers for this one, and are invited in on the last day to see what we’ve been working on.

 
 

Storytime

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baby wordplay

thursdays 4:00-4:45pm
age group: all ages
instructor: 
martina barbour 

join teacher martina for a class that fosters early literacy for little ones through reading, singing, and playing in a language-rich environment. we will conduct storyplays with books, songs, finger-plays, puppets, movement, live music, sign language, and more. this class is intended for all ages. 

+tHIS IS A DROP-IN CLASS ONLY, NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED! PLEASE VISIT WWW.BABYWORDPLAY.COM FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THERE MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS!

 
 

 
 

spanish story time

tuesdays 10:00am - 10:30am
age group: 0-5
instructor: senora yenni

join bilingual butterflies for spanish storytime. children and their caregivers participate in a fun and interactive story time, where we not only read amazing books, but we also sing, dance, and play, all in español! great for families with children 5 and under.

 
 

Support Groups

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new parent support

every other tuesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm

facilitator: jenna brown

becoming a parent is life changing. it can feel blissful, terrifying, easy, hard, rewarding, and challenging all at the same time. so much has changed, there’s so many questions, so many emotions, let’s talk about it! our new parent support group is facilitated by a trained and experienced doula who helps guide the transition into the new role of parenthood. here we share our stories, ask hard questions, reminisce about the joys, and maybe (probably) cry a little. find your tribe with us, all are welcome.

 
 

 
 

breastfeeding support

every other thursday
1:00pm - 2:00pm

facilitator: katie katz

choosing to breastfeed provides so many benefits for you and your baby, but it doesn't always come easy. come find connection, support, and education on your breastfeeding journey. this group is facilitated by a lactation consultant who can help answer your questions and provide tips for success!

 
 

 
 

birth sharing circle

every first tuesday
6:30pm - 7:30pm

facilitators: terri simmons, carol poorman shih

Come together and share, listen, laugh, cry and heal. It is never to late to tell your story. Meet us once a month for this free support group. We will come together to celebrate birth, transform and heal in a safe and supportive environment.

 
 

 
 

postpartum mood and anxiety support group

Periodic Fridays
1:oopm - 2:00pm

facilitator: julia behar rolf

real talk: being a new mom can be really difficult. sometimes your emotional health takes a major hit from the hormonal changes, sleep deprivation and major transition that occurs during the 4th trimester. this group is for new moms who are struggling with feelings of sadness, anxiety, and intrusive and scary thoughts that you may feel like you can't share with anyone. come share about what has been hard for you during your time as a new mom and learn how to improve postpartum depression or anxiety symptoms you are experiencing. this group is led by a licensed clinical social worker who is trained in helping parents with postpartum mood and anxiety disorders.

 
 

 
 

la leche league breastfeeding support group

every first Friday
1:oopm - 2:00pm

facilitator: le leche league leader

Join us every first Friday for a free breastfeeding support group run by a trained and experienced La Leche League leader. The La Leche League's mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.  All breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for breastfeeding help or information. Babies are always welcome at our meetings!