The Classes/Events below are included with Daily Drop In, 10 Visit Pass or Membership (unless otherwise indicated). No advanced registration is required.
EVERY Monday & Saturday, 10:30-11:00 am (excluding March 25th)
Music with Nicole Join us for interactive, collaborative music making. Learn new songs, play games, dance and explore instruments while bonding with your little one. Appropriate for all ages and abilities – as long as you can giggle and have fun.
Monday, March 6th & 20th, 1:00-2:30 pm in the Nest
Milk & Cookies: Community Breastfeeding Drop In Clinic Bring your baby and breastfeeding questions to Jean Helen Vondriska, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She will work with you and your baby to help you meet your breastfeeding goals in a relaxed and nurturing environment. You will be able to check on your baby’s weight, meet other breastfeeding Moms and babies, grow in your breastfeeding skills with the support and individualized attention of Jean. And yes, there will be cookies! $40 consultation fee.
EVERY Tuesday, 10:30-11:00 am
Kids Heart Yoga with Aimee This class, designed for all ages & abilities, will explore our bodies and minds through movement and breath. Go on a movement adventure with your little one as we mindfully dance and play together!
EVERY Tuesday, 2:00-3:00 pm in the Nest
Newborn to 9 months Meet Up! Offered in conjunction with the Evanston Families of Babies and Toddlers. Meet other local parents for free play with your little ones.
EVERY Wednesday, 10:30-11:00 am
Art Adventures with Jen & Casey In the month of March, join us for art-making based on popular children’s books. We will be reading books and creating art that focuses on the message of giving kindness. Children and caregivers are invited to create together, as we build motor skills, explore colors, textures, shapes, and different types of art materials. We look forward to seeing the creativity and sweetness that unfolds in our meaningful art making!
Thursday, March 9th, 11:00am-noon
Mama Power Hour with Anya This meet-up is offered in conjunction with Mama Power Gear founded to celebrate motherhood and connect moms. Come connect, relax, and have fun with other local mamas and their little ones for a discounted admission ($10 one child, $5 each additional child) for an all day pass and receive 10% off of any purchases made from Mama Power Gear. Join us for Mama Power Hour on the second Friday of every month.
EVERY Thursday, 10:30-11:00 am (excluding March 30th)
Tales, Teamwork & Tactile Art with Allison Explore the world of children’s literature through this interactive story time. Your child will then have the opportunity to participate in a game with their peers as they practice taking turns and becoming part of a group. Finally, watch your child’s creativity shine as they make connections to the story through art making.
Thursday, March 30th, 10:30-11am
Experiment with Chromatography: Science & Art drop-in with Lisa & Angela Is that black marker really black? We will use a simple experiment to separate a mixture. Come find out what different colors are hiding in water-soluble markers by testing them to discover their component colors. The results will surprise you!
Friday, March 31st, all day!
Thank You Grandparents! Playdate We LOVE our grandparents and believe strongly in the importance of intergenerational play. Join us with your grandchildren for Gather’s monthly Grandparent Playdate and receive discounted admission ($10 for one child, $5 for each additional child) on the last Friday of every month.