Due Date: November 2017
|A social destination for NEW parents and seasoned parents alike. Our J Baby programming focuses on nurturing relationships, creating friendships, strengthening the bond between parent and baby, and fosters NEW parents' growth, knowledge, and wellness. Get comfy, socialize, and learn with us!|
Babies & Bagels
Babies and Bagels is a monthly series for moms and their babies ages newborn through 12 months. Each session has a little education, some bagels, and then time to make new friends and bond with other moms. Bring your baby, boppy, blanket, bottle or booby - whatever you need to be comfortable! There is no charge, but an RSVP is requested. All sessions take place at 11 am at the J.
Happy Mommy, Happy Baby
Wednesday, November 8 | 11 am
Essential oils are for so much more than aromatherapy. Join essential oils educator, Lisa Solomon, for a fun, hands-on presentation about the use of essential oils to support digestion, immune system, mood, stress, energy levels and more. We'll discuss the safest oils and application for you and your precious newborn. You'll leave relaxed (or invigorated - depending on what you sample) and informed!
Wednesday, December 13 | 11 am
Sleep! Need we say more? Join pediatric expert Dr. Milici as she shares best sleep practices and answers all of your questions about one of the top things on our minds!
Wednesday, November 15 | 11 am at the J
About to give birth or just had a baby? Come join us for a pre/post-natal for new or experienced moms where we will discuss common newborn questions such as feeding, sleeping, and what to do with that darn belly button! Bring your laundry list of questions or just listen in - along with discussing common newborn topics, you will help guide what we talk about so that you feel more comfortable as a mom to your new baby.
Facilitator: Andrea Roldan BS, MS, RN, CPNP from the Baylor Pediatric Center
Thursdays - 10 am (Cynthia in Yad b'Yad)
This class is perfect for children who like to dig their hands into materials like wet sand, Play Dough, finger painting, and so much more. Some of the most important learning during the baby and toddler months takes place through exploring and developing their understanding of the world through tactile explorations. Join us as you and your child get hands into all those wonderfully messy materials that we're sometimes reluctant to take out at home...and best of all we've got the cleanup covered!
Meets 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
Mondays - 10 am (Melissa in Yad b'Yad)
Studies show that infants as young as a couple of months old are fascinated by surprises and have a natural curiosity to figure out what causes unexpected reactions. This class is designed to encourage you and your child to explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) materials and concepts together and use surprising provocations as a springboard to investigation. From block play, to rolling and ramps, to exploring colors and shapes, this class will engage you and your baby in the early stages of experimentation.
Meets 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11
Fridays - 10 am (Melissa in Yad b'Yad)
This music class is the perfect way to engage with your child. Our experienced teacher uses live music and musical instruments to engage the parents and children. This course was designed using research to create learning experiences that enhance your child's brain development, as well as help develop their motor skills. Join us for an exciting class of music, instruments, movement, and more! And as an added bonus at the end of the class, you'll have a small set of musical instruments and a whole new set of songs to use at home with your child.
Meets 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15
+ $25 for instruments which the kids keep at the end of class.
Wednesdays - 10 am (Kelly in Donsky 2)
No more worrying about how to fit in exercise at home, and best of all you've got a built-in work out buddy with your little one. This 60-minute fitness class is designed for parents of all fitness levels. Our interval-based class incorporates cardio, strength, core, and flexibility to give you a total-body workout. Join us for a fun and exciting way to multitask as both you and your little one will be engaged and stimulated during these workouts.
Meets 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13
Parent & Baby Yoga
Sundays - 10 am (Kelly in Mind Body Studio)
Mondays - 3 pm (Kelly in Mind Body Studio)
Relax, rejuvenate, and connect with your baby and your body during our 60-minute class. We focus on postures and stretching to lengthen your tight, overworked muscles. Our aim is to regain proper alignment while providing relief to tense areas such as shoulders and aching back. And best of all, you can do this class while laying your child right beside you on the mat or holding them as you use them as the weight while you're working out.
Sunday class meets 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17 (will not meet Nov. 26)
Monday class meets 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11 (will not meet Nov. 20)
Moms on the Move
Calling all moms and moms-to-be to join us in a pre/post natal fitness program.
Due date: January 2018.