Sep
6
to Sep 27

PLAYWELL X ELIANA'S LIGHT X SHOPKEEPERS GALLERY

Playwell is back at Shopkeepers Gallery hosting some new classes

These classes will be in support of a local non-profit, Eliana's Light (www.elianaslight.org) that supports complementary care and Integrative Medicine for children with complex medical conditions and their caregivers.

These classes raise money to support the organization's efforts while providing useful tips for caregivers.  100% of class profits will go to Eliana's Light

 

3 part infant massage and tummy time tips

Wednesdays 9/6, 9/13, and 9/20 from 9:30 AM-11 AM  

You will gain a greater understanding of your baby’s sensory system and her/his processing of touch, sight, sound, and smell. A Certified Instructor of Infant Massage will demonstrate all the strokes (if you attend all 3 classes), and also discuss strategies for tummy time and achieving general developmental milestones. 

Toddler workshop- guided hour of movement, language, and sensory play

9/27 from 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

  • incorporate gross motor themes into playtime to challenge your toddler's balance and gait
  • refine your toddler's skills in areas such as climbing stairs and starting to jump
  • build your toddler's fine motor skills through work on coordination, grasp, and pinch
  • expand your toddler's language to include more expressive and receptive vocabulary
  • include sensory play in playtime in order to increase your toddler's motor skills, promote their attention to tasks, and gain early cognitive skills

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Jul
23
1:00pm 1:00pm

Baby basics and Toddler Fun x Zora and Amelia

The owners of Playwell will be on hand along side Zora and Amelia at Pleasant Pops.   Join Playwell's owners for hands on activities geared towards expecting families and children

For expecting families: A table to demonstrate baby basics such as swaddling and diapering.  We will also have some wraps and carriers for you to try out with guided practice on fit for you and baby to see which might suit you the best. 

For babies: Free screenings of motor skills and general ideas on tummy time, grasping skills, and all things related to movement

For toddlers: Small table of sensory and motor play

Space is limited and event is free of charge so please register via this link.  You will receive a formal email confirming your space

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May
20
10:00am10:00am

Playwell x Zoraandamelia

Join both the owners of Playwell and Zora and Amelia for a fun filled morning.  Zora and Amelia will be on hand to demonstrate some really cool age appropriate and developmentally appropriate toys as well as trendy clothes for our future kiddos and show girls that the possibilities are limitless. Upstairs Playwell will be running there breastfeeding and toddler class while Zora and Amelia hang outside to show off their products.  

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Pop up Playtime @ Ten Tigers
Apr
29
3:00pm 3:00pm

Pop up Playtime @ Ten Tigers

Ten Tigers will be hosting their already fabulous Playtime at the Clubhouse from 3-6 PM.  We will be joining them for some organized motor play, sensory play, and dance party.  Playwell's owners will be on hand to guide some specific activities for age groups at targeted skills as well as available to answer general questions about development.  Ten Tigers also offers bar and restaurant menu while your kids play!

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Babywearing, Swaddling, and More @ Shopkeepers Gallery
Apr
22
10:00am10:00am

Babywearing, Swaddling, and More @ Shopkeepers Gallery

 

Come join Playwell on April 22nd from 10-11:30 AM at Shopkeepers Gallery for an introduction into baby wearing and baby basics.  The owners are a speech language pathologist and occupational therapist and will conduct an interactive session on anatomical development in babies and it's relationship to swaddling and baby wearing as well as a review on safe sleep guidelines, benefits of swaddling/baby wearing, and a chance to try out some carriers, wraps, and practice some baby care basics (diapering, swaddling, tips on bathing).   Additionally, the Playwell owners will share their unique philosophy of leveraging the inherant benefits of play to enhance your childs development. The event is best suited for expecting families or those with infants.  A good opportunity to mingle with other families in the neighborhood and find some socialization in a judgement free environment. 

Space is limited and event is at no charge so please register via this link You will receive a formal email confirming your space.

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Playwell Meet and Greet @ Shopkeepers Gallery
Apr
13
10:00am10:00am

Playwell Meet and Greet @ Shopkeepers Gallery

 Come join us for some stories, music, and information on childhood development from Playwell's owners.  This is a great opportunity to mingle with other families in the neigborhood and have a little fun !

Space is limited and event is at no charge so please register via this link.  A confirmation email will be sent confirming your space

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Playwell Pop up @ Colony Club
Apr
12
10:00am10:00am

Playwell Pop up @ Colony Club

Join the founders of Playwell @ Colony Club upstairs space for story and music hour. We will also discuss childhood development and answer questions you may have. This is a great chance to meet other families in the neighborhood and pick the brain of professionals in a judgement free zone.

Space is limited and event is at no charge so please register via this link.  You will receive a formal email confirming your space.

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