This is a new section that is meant to highlight more structured sessions or play groups for babies and toddlers that have a fee or run for a shorter period of time and are facilitated by local non-profit organizations. More resources are being added so make sure to check back. For more casual drop in groups that run weekly visit the playgroup landing page here.
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum
Mondays at the Children’s Museum are very special days. Every Monday from September to April, join us from 10:00AM – 2:00PM for a fun-filled day of stimulating play designed for our youngest visitors, children under 4 years old! We provide tailored crafts to help develop fine motor skills, activities that aid in dramatic play, and a special story time at 11:00AM and 1:00PM in our Time Squared gallery.
Museum Babies – Manitoba Museum:
The Manitoba Museum’s new program MUSEUM BABIES is designed for babies aged 6 to 12 months (sitting, but pre-walking stage, though walking babies are welcome to participate!).
$78 for all 4 weeks / $68 for members
$22 to drop in for one or more weeks (pre-registration required)
Museum Babies must be accompanied by an adult. Cost includes both baby and adult(s). Participants are welcome to stay and explore the galleries for as long as they like.
Mommy Connections provides a unique learning opportunity as well as a fun way to bond with your child and other moms in a social environment. Learn more.
Nest Family Centre
Nest has a wide-range of classes for new parents and babies/toddlers. Learn more.
Manitoba Conservatory of Music – Classes for Babies, Toddlers & Kids
MCMA offers spring, fall and winter sessions of music-themed classes for babies and kids. There are a variety of classes for various age ranges including 0 – 12 months, 1 – 2 years, 3 – 4 years, 4 – 5 years and also a variety of classes for kids ages 6 – 12. Sessions are eight weeks long and start at $120. Click here to learn more about their early childhood classes.
Engineering for Kids of Winnipeg
Extracurricular, project-based, STEM classes for ages 4-14. Students practice problem solving skills as they learn to build and use technology. Click here for more info on upcoming times/dates.
Sportball Winnipeg Free Trials
Come and try our Multi-Sport program free of charge. Space is limited! Please reserve only one place for your child. No parent registration is required. Click here for more info. Ages 16 months to five years welcome. Event times and locations vary.