Growing Up in Santa Cruz

News and Views for Families in Santa Cruz

Upcoming Events
Jan
23
Thu
9:00 am Food Addicts Anonymous Meeting @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Food Addicts Anonymous Meeting @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am
Ongoing Thursdays. Trinity Presbyterian Church. A 12-step group that helps people not eat addictively one day at a time. There are no fees. www.foodaddicts.com. 420 Melrose. Entrance is through the yellow gate to the library.
10:00 am Toddler Time @ Scotts Valley Library
Toddler Time @ Scotts Valley Library
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A 60 minute program for children, 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Join us for music, stories & play! Space is limited so come on time.
10:30 am Campus Tour, and a preview of “P... @ Mount Madonna School
Campus Tour, and a preview of “P... @ Mount Madonna School
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
MMS will host a Campus Tour for prospective families, includes lunch and a preview performance of “Pippin“. RSVPs suggested to [email protected] 
10:30 am Passionate Readers Book Discussi... @ La Selva Beach Library
Passionate Readers Book Discussi... @ La Selva Beach Library
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The LSB Adult Book Discussion group meets on the fourth Thursday of the month from 10:30a to 12:00p and all adults are welcome. For more information and/or book selection, call 831.427.7710.
10:30 am Preschool Storytime @ Downtown Library
Preschool Storytime @ Downtown Library
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
We will read books, sing songs and make a simple craft. For 3-5 year olds.
12:15 pm Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Jan 23 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Every Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday. AKA InchWorm Class is a class designed for the child that is crawling through early walkers. Come join the fun and let your young child crawl, creep and explore their motor skills in a fun and stimulating environment. Music, parachute and more!! Cost is $10/hr with open gym punchcard for $60 (with paid membership). Call 464-BUGS (2847) or drop by at 3910 Portola Drive. Ste. 2 & 3 Pleasure Point, Santa Cruz. www.junebugsgym.com
4:00 pm Tales to Tails @ Garfield Park Library
Tales to Tails @ Garfield Park Library
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Trained therapy dogs will be available at the Library to be attentive, non-judgmental reading partners for children reading aloud. Children have individual 20-minute appointments to sit with a dog and read. Registration required. To register, e-mail [email protected] or call 831-427-7717.

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