A Community of Young Families
My Baby and Me, based at the JCC’s Family Place in Squirrel Hill, runs social and educational activities for parents/caregivers with young children.
The Family Place is a warm and safe for JCC Members and families (ages 4 and under) to come together. It’s a member- maintained space in the Kaufmann building 3rd floor.
My Baby and Me staff support new families in their transition to parenthood. Our programs offer opportunities for parents and caregivers to interact with one another while their children play and explore.
Free drop-in programs as well as Kindermusik and other classes and events are offered for members; some programs also are open to the community.
Mondays-Thursdays: 8:30 am-7 pm
Fridays: 8:30 am-5:30 pm
Saturdays: 8:30 am-5:30 pm
Sundays: 8:30 am-5:30 pm
JCC members only
Mommy and Me Classes
Schmooze ’n Sing, Baby Style: Newborn-12 months
For the first part of class, we socialize and discuss various parenting topics. Then caregivers and children engage in singing, dancing, finger-plays and sensory activities designed to promote infant development.
Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 am
No fee for members; $5/community
Family Place, 3rd floor
Schmooze n’ Sing, Toddler Style: ages 1-3
For the first part of class, we socialize and discuss various parenting topics. Then caregivers and children engage in singing, dancing, finger-plays and sensory activities designed to promote toddler development.
Thursdays, 9:30-10:30 am
No fee for members
Family Place, 3rd floor
$20/5 classes; $40/10 classes
Class tickets must be purchased at the Centerfit desk beforehand and presented at each class. No refunds.
Tiny Tot Sports
Each week includes a different sport, such as tennis, soccer or basketball, is introduced to enhance coordination development.
Mondays 11-11:30 am
October 15-December 10
No class November 19
$75/JCC member; $90/community
Kindermusik is a research-based early childhood music program for babies through age 7. Classes take place in Room 314 in the Kaufmann Building (3rd floor). Kathy’s Music has been offering classes since 2009.All classes are 4 weeks, 45 minutes, with a caregiver $59/member; $66/community. All classes are in Room 307. Please check the JCC schedule for holiday closings.
Level 1 for Babies
Newborn-24 months with a caregiver
Mondays 9:15 am, 11:15 am
Wednesdays, 11:15 am
Fridays, 9:30 am, 11:30 am
Sundays, 9:30 am
Kindermusik Level 2 for Toddlers
Ages 2-3 with a caregiver
Mondays, 10:15 am
Wednesdays, 9:15 am
Wednesdays (for ages 0-3) 10:15 am
Fridays, 10:30 am
Kindermusik Level 3 for Preschoolers
Ages 3-4, caregiver joins last 15 minutes of class
Sundays, 11:30 am
Piano Corner Group Piano Class: ages 4-5
Wednesdays, 2:15 pm.
Introduction to Violin Group Class: ages 6-7
Wednesdays, 5:30 pm
Levels 1-3: $61/month/member; $68/month/
community, Siblings: $5 off per month
Level 4: Piano Corner and Introduction to Violin:
Enroll through May, 2019. You can change classes any time (subject to availability). If you need to discontinue, written notice is required prior to the first of the new month to avoid incurring charges.
To register: kathysmusic.com or 412–345-5220