*Several of these programs pause for the summer, and will return at the start of the new school year.

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center Little Discoveries

Little Discoveries is a new, weekly programming series in the Wharf of Wonder for children five and under. Join Mr. Wayne in fusing science, technology, engineering and math, with creativity, art and reading. Each session will begin with a story reading that will serve as the launching pad for the day’s hands-on activities.
Little Discoveries takes place every Wednesday from 10am to 11am and Thursdays from 2pm to 3pm in the Exploreum’s expanded Wharf of Wonder. Little Discoveries is not offered during the summer due to our Summer Camps.
General admission prices apply. Exploreum members can attend for FREE!
The Exploreum also offers a K4 program with their co op that has a cost. http://www.exploreum.com/education/programs/homeschool-programs/

Dreamland Skate Center Tiny Tots

This is every other Friday from 10am to noon. The cost is $4 per tot and includes skate rental. The tots also have access to an indoor jump house, big wheel bikes, and children’s music is played.

5 Rivers Delta Resource Center Story Time

This is FREE, twice a month on Tuesdays. This storytime is unique as they show the page of the story being read on the large move screen. There is a related arts and craft project after. You can find the events on their Facebook page.

USA Archaeology Museum Home school craft and story time

This is FREE, twice a month on Tuesdays. The children sit among the exhibits during storytime. There is a related arts and craft project after. You can find the events on their Facebook page.

Planet Gymnastics Pre K Play Day

11 am on Mondays. 5 and under but siblings are welcome for the summer! And it’s $5 per child. Only be closed one week for Olympic camp on June 11. This will move to Thursdays when school starts back.

Gulf Regional Early Childhood Services (Educational Toy Rental Facility)

$25 per year. You can check out up to 10 learning toys each month.
3100 Cottage Hill Rd.
Building 4, Suite 490
Mobile, AL 36606
251-473-1060
www.grecs.org
Open:
tues- thrus now 9-4

Full Scale School of Music at Azalea City Arts Preschool Music Program

WHAT ARE THE LITTLE ONES SUPPOSED TO DO DURING CHOIR? LET THEM ENJOY SINGING, GAMES, AND INSTRUMENT PLAY WITH MRS. ANGELA. SHE HAS BEEN WORKING WITH STUDENTS OF ALL AGES FOR OVER 20 YEARS AND HAS A HEART FOR OUR CHILDREN. CLASS IS 11:00-11:30 ON WEDNESDAYS AND IS FOR AGES 3-6. TUITION IS $70 PER SEMESTER, $50 FOR CHOIR SIBLINGS

Grace Dance Center Dancing Tots

In the fall will be offering a mommy and me class for ages 18months to 2yrs it’ll be Thursday mornings 10:00-10:45am it’s called dancing tots and is broken up in four week sessions...it’s explained really well on our website www.gdcdance.com under the dancing tots mommy and me tab if you want to look. Grace Dance Center fb page will be posting reminders of registering when it gets closer to our first session.

Mobile Museum of Art home school art classes

Starts at age 4! Classes are offered on Wednesdays or Thursdays every other week from 1-3 p.m. All classes introduce a variety of media and artistic techniques to create age-appropriate original pieces of art. The cost is $90 for the first student, then $25 for each additional sibling.
Wednesdays or Thursdays, 1-3 p.m.
FALL 2018 – 1 – 3 p.m. Wednesdays: Aug. 22, Sept. 5, 19, Oct. 3, 17, 31, Nov. 14, 28
Thursdays: Aug. 23, Sept. 6, 20, Oct. 4, 18, Nov. 1, 15, 29
WINTER 2019 – 1 – 3 p.m. Wednesdays: Jan. 9, 23, Feb. 6, 20, March 13, 27, Apr. 10, 24
Thursdays: Jan. 10, 24, Feb. 7, 21, March 14, 28, Apr. 11, 25
Call Kim Wood at 251.208.5212 or email kwood@cityofmobile.org to register.

Discovery Dance Preschool/home school dance

Will have dance class during the mornings for preschool and also offer a early afternoon home school dance class. They are working on the fall schedule and should have it finished by the end of next week https://www.facebook.com/discoverdancecompany

STORY TIMES ~ West Regional Library

Wednesday Music & movement (12-24 months) 10am. Toddler Tales (2-3 yrs) 10:30am
Preschool Power (3-5 yrs) 11am
Thursday B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Baby) 0-12 months 9:30am
Music & Movement (12-24 months) 10 am Toddler Tales (2-3 yrs) 10:30am
Preschool Power (3-5 yrs) 11am
Family STory Time (all ages) 5:30pm
Family Storytim (all ages) 6:30pm
Saturdays Arts & Crafts Storytime or LEGO Storytime (all ages) 10am

Pascagoula River Audubon Center

Toddler Tuesdays. Sept 4th -Dec 18th his weekly program is designed for toddlers ages 1-4 and their caregivers. Each week has a theme, we read a story, do a hike, and explore through games, art, science, math, and literacy. We also use the Children’s Nature Discovery Garden extensively for this class so come prepared for messy outdoor fun! Please dress for the weather.$2/child for members and $5/child for non-members.

Some Facebook pages to follow for fun activities

**If you have other area Pre School activities I can add to the list, Facebook pages, or sites, you find helpful share below and I will update the list!