For grownups who care about kids
Parents, child care providers, grandparents, educators and other caregivers.

All events

We offer a variety of programs, classes, workshops and events for parents and providers alike.

For information about these events call 608-784-8125, or visit the parent events page or provider events page.

Mar
2
Mon
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Mar 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who is steeped in knowledge of child development and parenting skills; and the chance to meet other parents/ caregivers of young children.

Don’t forget to plan a little extra time at the end of Play Shoppe to check out books for everyone in the family!

There is no Play Shoppe on May 27th in observation of Memorial Day

Mar
3
Tue
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Mar 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation while toddlers and preschoolers play in our supervised playroom. Children that are not independent walkers are welcome to join their parents.

Registration is not required. For more information contact Heather at (608) 784-8125

 

Mar
5
Thu
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Muscles in Motion is a shared time for parents, grandparents, or caregivers to participate with their toddler or preschooler in open-ended physical activities. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to promote large motor development. Get ready to move!

**Muscles in Motion will be in the gym at the Boys and Girls Club for the winter months.

 

Mar
6
Fri
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and their children, ages birth to five years of age. Join us and enjoy open-ended playtime, a simple art activity, circle and story time, and a snack. No registration necessary.

PLAY SHOPPES IN THE PARK:
August 2nd – South Branch Library

August 9th – Copeland Splash Park

August 16 Springbrook Park

August 23rd – No Play Shoppe

August 30th – Weigant Park

September 6th – Seminary Park

 

 

Mar
9
Mon
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Mar 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who is steeped in knowledge of child development and parenting skills; and the chance to meet other parents/ caregivers of young children.

Don’t forget to plan a little extra time at the end of Play Shoppe to check out books for everyone in the family!

There is no Play Shoppe on May 27th in observation of Memorial Day

Mar
10
Tue
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Mar 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation while toddlers and preschoolers play in our supervised playroom. Children that are not independent walkers are welcome to join their parents.

Registration is not required. For more information contact Heather at (608) 784-8125

 

Mar
12
Thu
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Muscles in Motion is a shared time for parents, grandparents, or caregivers to participate with their toddler or preschooler in open-ended physical activities. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to promote large motor development. Get ready to move!

**Muscles in Motion will be in the gym at the Boys and Girls Club for the winter months.

 

Mar
13
Fri
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Mar 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and their children, ages birth to five years of age. Join us and enjoy open-ended playtime, a simple art activity, circle and story time, and a snack. No registration necessary.

PLAY SHOPPES IN THE PARK:
August 2nd – South Branch Library

August 9th – Copeland Splash Park

August 16 Springbrook Park

August 23rd – No Play Shoppe

August 30th – Weigant Park

September 6th – Seminary Park

 

 

Mar
16
Mon
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Mar 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who is steeped in knowledge of child development and parenting skills; and the chance to meet other parents/ caregivers of young children.

Don’t forget to plan a little extra time at the end of Play Shoppe to check out books for everyone in the family!

There is no Play Shoppe on May 27th in observation of Memorial Day

Mar
17
Tue
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Mar 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation while toddlers and preschoolers play in our supervised playroom. Children that are not independent walkers are welcome to join their parents.

Registration is not required. For more information contact Heather at (608) 784-8125

 


Due to the rapid changes to our programs to adapt to the pandemic, the information on our website currently is not up to date. Please check our Facebook page for the most current information. Thank you!