Hello Baby, Now What? Drop-in (Birth – 6 months)
Pre-toddler Play: Drop-in. Fridays, January 13 - April 28 (No class February 28 and April 24)
Music, storytelling and developmental play activities will be enjoyed by you and your child. Learn about development, parenting strategies and related topics. Share experiences and information with other parents.
This seven-week group is designed for parents or caregivers and their 2 1/2 - 4 year olds (Siblings 0-7 months only and must be in a front pack). The group will use reading, singing, crafts and play to learn the alphabet while developing pre-reading skills. Suggested donation of $50 per child, $75 for two or more, is optional and tax deductible. Registration required.
Library Storytime Fun: Drop-In
Join staff members from the Family Resource Network for 45 minutes of fun and learning. We gather to sing, do a craft, read a book, bring out the parachute, or have a parade. This is a great opportunity to meet old friends or come and make new friends. Registration is not required.
• North Reading location: Flint Memorial Library, Activity Room, 147 Park Street, North Reading.
Wednesdays, January 4, 18; February 1, 15; March 1, 15; April 5.
• Lynnfield location: Lynnfield Public Library, 18 Summer Street, Lynnfield.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren In Harmony
Movin’ & Groovin’: Ages 2 - 4 years old, Thursdays, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. and 10:45 - 11:30 a.m .
Session 1: January 12 - March 2 (No class February 23)
Session 2: March 9 - April 27 (No class April 20)
Location: Stoneham Boys & Girls Club, 15 Dale Court, Stoneham.
Join us for 45 minutes of stretching, shaking, and singing. This seven-week group will get your heart pumping while building healthy bodies and brains. Suggested donation of $50 per child, $75 for two or more, is optional and tax deductible. Registration required.
Kids & Grief Support Groups
Hallmark Health Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice, Inc. provide bereavement support to children ages 5 to 12 who have lost a loved one. Trained bereavement counselors and volunteers facilitate the group. There is also a separate parent support group offered at the same time.
Please call Judy Seifert, Bereavement Coordinator, at 781-338-7861 for more information on the next group.