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JCC programs and services in communities north of Boston (Arlington/Cambridge/Somerville and beyond). For information about JCC activities in the Metro North area, contact metronorth@jccgb.org or call 617-841-8009.

Classes and Programs

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Little Movers - Ages 10-15 months, with adult

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/12/2016, End Date: 08/30/2016, Time: 10:30 AM-11:30 AM

As your baby becomes more mobile, a variety of activity stations will engage babies while helping develop fine and gross motor skills and greater sensory awareness. Discussions will center around safety proofing, outdoor play, sleep and nap transitions, finger feeding and solids. For more information, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009 Sibling cost: additional $50 Instructor: Amy Stahl

Little Explorers - Ages 6-9 months, with adult

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/12/2016, End Date: 08/30/2016, Time: 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Focus on play time for your baby. Regular routines with song, baby sign language, parachute play and story time are some of the activities you will explore. Gain insight into how your baby learns. Connect with others and learn about child development while your baby builds confidence. For more information, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Sibling cost: additional $50 Instructor: Amy Stahl

Bizzy Bees - Ages 16-24 months, with adult

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/13/2016, End Date: 08/31/2016, Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

As your toddler begins to move, walk and talk more, this class will feature various activity stations designed to help your child continue developing fine and gross motor skills and greater sensory awareness. Discussions will focus on positive discipline, picky eating, sleep, toileting readiness and more. For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Sibling cost: additional $50 Instructor: Kimbell Dicero

Infant CPR and Safety

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/14/2016, End Date: 07/14/2016, Time: 6:30 PM-8:30 PM

Learn basic infant CPR and safety skills and how to care for an infant in various life threatening emergency situations. Choking, cardiac arrest, injury prevention strategies; safe sleep and how to access the emergency response and health care systems will be covered. This is not a certification course but is based on the America Heart Association Friends and Family curriculum. For parents/caregivers of children ages 0-1 yrs Cost: $60 per couple. Cost per Individual: $35. To register as a couple, click below. To register as an individual, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Jonathan Epstein

New Additions (Second Time Parents)

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/20/2016, End Date: 08/24/2016, Time: 9:30 AM-11:00 AM

For ages 0-6 months, with adult Enjoy precious one-on-one time with your new baby while sharing the challenges and joys of having two children. Learn fun ways to help foster their growing sibling relationship while enjoying the company of other moms also adjusting to this new role.

For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009.

Instructor: Liz Katzman

Getting to Know You - Ages 3-6 months, with adult

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/20/2016, End Date: 08/24/2016, Time: 11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Your baby is now more alert and interactive. Experience new ways to engage your baby through songs, parachute play and other developmentally appropriate activities. The class covers topics such as getting out and about, feeding the family, safety and baby proofing, sleep, and wellness. For more information, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Liz Katzman

New Arrivals - Ages 0-3 months, with adult

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 07/20/2016, End Date: 08/24/2016, Time: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM

Share the journey of motherhood with other new moms in a safe, supportive, non-judgmental environment. The class covers topics such as soothing your baby, infant sleep patterns, tummy time, new roles and relationships, and includes interactive activities such as infant massage, finger plays and songs. For more information, sibling discount, or to use discount coupon, please contact mnearlyparenting@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Instructor: Liz Katzman

PJ Library Presents: Playground and Popsicles meet up!

Beaver Brook Reservation Spray Park, Fridays, July 29 - August 19, 2016 (10-11:30am)

For families with young families
Join us for a casual meet up this summer. Kids can cool off in the spray park, play on the swings and enjoy a cool treat in the shade. Everyone is invited, so bring your friends! In case of rain, check the JCC Metro North Family Connection Facebook group for updates. Look for Amy when you get to the park, she will be waving a blue flag.
 
For more information, contact Amy.

Jitterbugs Music

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/19/2016, End Date: 12/05/2016, Time: 10:00 AM-10:45 AM

For ages 0-5 yrs, with adult

Sing, wiggle, shake and giggle with the Jitterbugs, a joyful introduction to music. Jittterbugs’ age-appropriate activities include vocal play, rhythm training, instrument exploration, musical games, movement and more. Includes a Karen K & the Jitterbugs CD.

Early bird pricing available through August 8. Please note: fee is for one child plus an adult. Additional siblings are $90/session. After August 8, additional siblings cost will be $100/session. For more information, or to receive sibling discount, please contact metronorth@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Free Demo classes at Ready, Set, Kids! at 10am:
Monday, August 29, Thursday, September 1, Thursday, Septemeber 8 & Monday, September 12
Please RSVP to metronorth@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009.

Jitterbugs Music

Ready, Set, Kids! A Family Enrichment Center, Start Date: 09/19/2016, End Date: 12/05/2016, Time: 11:15 AM-12:00 PM

For ages 0-5 yrs, with adult

Sing, wiggle, shake and giggle with the Jitterbugs, a joyful introduction to music. Jittterbugs’ age-appropriate activities include vocal play, rhythm training, instrument exploration, musical games, movement and more. Includes a Karen K & the Jitterbugs CD.

Early bird pricing available through August 8. Please note: fee is for one child plus an adult. Additional siblings are $90/session. After August 8, additional siblings cost will be $100/session. For more information, or to receive sibling discount, please contact metronorth@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009. Free Demo classes at Ready, Set, Kids! at 10am:
Monday, August 29, Thursday, September 1, Thursday, Septemeber 8 & Monday, September 12
Please RSVP to metronorth@jccgb.org or 617-841-8009.

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NEW LOCATION

Early Parenting classes now offered at
Ready, Set, Kids!
A Family Enrichment Center
284 Broadway, Arlington
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