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9:00 am All Together Now! @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
All Together Now! @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Ongoing Wednesdays. Sessions incorporate the principles of Positive Discipline and are great for kids 0-5 years old. Share the joys and challenges of parenting as we grow and learn together. Drop-in classes in English. Classes facilitated by experienced and friendly teachers. Recommended fee of $3-$7 for those able to pay. Live Oak Family Resource Center, 1740 17th Ave, Santa Cruz. 476-7284
9:00 am Latch Clinic @ Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St
Latch Clinic @ Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Ongoing Wednesdays. Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St. Receive personalized, one-on-one breastfeeding support from an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. A Baby Weigh® scale is also available.
10:00 am Bookshop Santa Cruz Storytime @ Bookshop Santa Cruz
Bookshop Santa Cruz Storytime @ Bookshop Santa Cruz
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am
Ongoing Wednesdays. Bookshop invites any toddler or pre-school age children to listen to stories read by Mamoura Slike. Mamoura is a wonderful reader and she will be sharing fantastic books! 460-3251
10:30 am Mini Mint Mamas Meet Up @ Mini Mint
Mini Mint Mamas Meet Up @ Mini Mint
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a fun walking mom group! We will meet at Mini Mint then head out along East Cliff for a walk along the ocean with our babes. Join our community of Mamas and enjoy the sunshine! Free
10:30 am Triple P @ Together in the Park (drop-in playgroup) @ Felton Covered Bridge Park
Triple P @ Together in the Park (drop-in playgroup) @ Felton Covered Bridge Park
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Felton Covered Bridge Park, corner of Graham Hill Rd and Mt. Hermon Rd (across from Safeway). Parent education is offered as part of the Together in the Park drop-in playgroup led by Mountain Community Resources every Wednesday, April through October. Triple P Positive Parenting tip sheets are covered with all participants or in brief, one-on-one consultations. Offered in English or Spanish by Rosa Reyes, Community Bridges – Mountain Community Resources. All children and parents/caregivers are welcome. Light snacks will be provided.
11:00 am Family Stories and Activities @ Boulder Creek Library
Family Stories and Activities @ Boulder Creek Library
Jan 16 @ 11:00 am
Ongoing Wednesdays. Boulder Creek Library. Songs, stories, art, games, and play for families with children of all ages.
11:00 am Preschool Storytime @ Live Oak Library
Preschool Storytime @ Live Oak Library
Jan 16 @ 11:00 am
Ongoing Wednesdays. Live Oak Library. We’ll read books, sing songs and make a simple craft! Ages 3-6.
11:00 am What If Wednesday @ Santa Cruz Children's MOD
What If Wednesday @ Santa Cruz Children's MOD
Jan 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Santa Cruz Children’s MOD. A combination of science and art that prompts the wonder and discovery of “what if?” Example “ we add salt to watercolor, or “what if” vegetable oil is put of the paper first, with the watercolor mix with it? Wednesday is when weird wacky science becomes wonderfully wild while art and science are brought together.
11:30 am New Moms Support Group @ Dominican Rehab Yoga/Pilates Room 610 Frederick St.
New Moms Support Group @ Dominican Rehab Yoga/Pilates Room 610 Frederick St.
Jan 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Free for babies 0-6 months old and their moms to discuss common concerns with other new moms. Dominican Edu Center, Rm C, 1555 Soquel Dr, SC. 462-7709
12:00 pm El Patio de mi Casa @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
El Patio de mi Casa @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
Jan 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Inspiring playgroups for moms, dads, caregivers and children 0-5 years old. Join us to sing, play, and tend a garden along with our children. Sessions incorporate the principles of Positive Discipline. Share the joys and challenges of parenting as we grow and learn together. Instructor: Yolanda Provoste-Fuentes. Recommended fee of $3-$7 for those able to pay. Drop-in. Classes facilitated in Spanish. Live Oak Family Resource Center, 1740 17th Ave, Santa Cruz. 476-7284
12:15 pm Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Baby Happy Hour at JuneBug’s Gym!! @ JuneBug's Gym
Jan 16 @ 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
1:00 pm Dance for Parkinson’s @ Motion Pacific Dance
Dance for Parkinson’s @ Motion Pacific Dance
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm
Motion Pacific Dance, Santa Cruz. Every Wednesday Except the First Wednesday of the Month. Our classes are based on the innovative and internationally renowned Dance for PD® program designed by the Mark Morris Dance Group and the Brooklyn Parkinson Group. Using this method, professional dancers draw on their unique expertise and artistic experience to support people with Parkinson’s Disease and their caregivers to engage sight, sound, touch, thought, and imagination to inspire movement, expression and community. Classes are appropriate for anyone with Parkinson’s no matter how advanced. Movement modifications will be made available. No Dance Experience is Required. No Charge to Participate.
1:00 pm Kick the Sugar Habit @ Westside New Leaf
Kick the Sugar Habit @ Westside New Leaf
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Westside New Leaf. Learn how to identify sugar sources, sugar swapping, balanced meals, and reading labels. Register for free at the events section of the New Leaf Santa Cruz website.
3:00 pm Nature Art with Sue @ Santa Cruz Children's MOD
Nature Art with Sue @ Santa Cruz Children's MOD
Jan 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Santa Cruz Children’s MOD. Sue introduces new projects that explore art in nature and nature in art. The classes are aligned to STEAM objectives (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) objectives.
3:30 pm Afternoon STEM @ Aptos Library
Afternoon STEM @ Aptos Library
Jan 16 @ 3:30 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Aptos Library. Projects alternate–call library branch for more information.
3:30 pm Orchard Circus Arts Class @ Orchard School
Orchard Circus Arts Class @ Orchard School
Jan 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Ongoing Tuesdays. Orchard School. Includes juggling, unicycling, stilt walking, and more with Rock Lerum. Drop-in basis. Please contact the school at 688-1074, or www.orchardschoolaptos.org for more info.
6:00 pm Female Survivor Support Group @ Monarch Services~Servicios Monarca
Female Survivor Support Group @ Monarch Services~Servicios Monarca
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Ongoing Wednesdays. Is your partner violent or controlling? Have you survived a sexual assault? Monarch Services~Servicios Monarca offers a safe, supportive space. Free. Childcare activities provided. 1685 Commercial Way, Santa Cruz. 425-4030. 24hr: 888 900-4232. wcs-ddm.org
6:00 pm Kick the Sugar Habit @ Westside New Leaf