Playspace Activities for Members & Visitors
These activities require no reservation for members and are included in the cost of a drop in pass for non-members. Feel free to participate for the duration of the activity, or even just a few minutes. These activities are designed to be flexible activities, conveniently located in the playspace, so your little ones have the option to join in (or not!)
Current schedule: Spring session 2/19 - 6/1
Non-Members - Reserve a pass to participate!
Special activity for a limited time: Live Music with Mega!
Age 0-4: Fri @ 10am 3/16 - 5/4 (skip 3/30 & 4/6)
Mega is coming to Recess to share her musical talents (nestled into a background of Early Childhood Ed) with our community. Join us in the playspace for singalongs, instruments, live music, and enjoy this beautiful, interactive activity.
Sensory Lab Open Play
Age 1-4 yrs: tues @ 4:45, Thurs @ 4, Fri @ 9:30-11am
age 9-18 mo: tues @ 2:30
This activity is not teacher-led, but rather an opportunity to explore the various stations set up in the art room for creation with parent or caregiver and child. The rotating set of activities includes play dough, gak, paint, water, light, and more.
age 0-4: Mon @ 5pm, Tues @ 11:45am, 1x/mo Sat @ 10am
Music time includes a mixture of sing-a-longs, new songs to learn and enjoy, opportunities to dance, get up and stretch, and shake an instrument or two.
age 0-4: Thurs @ 12:30pm
Storytime encompasses reading, sing a longs, and instrument play for all ages. Hear classically loved stories, new books, and even books from our partners at BookTree!
0 - 12 months: Mon @ 3:30pm
Join us for a casual meet-up in our pre-walker area to learn about developmentally appropriate toys, read a book, sing a song, and connect with other new parents. Here you will learn some activities to carry on doing at home throughout the week, and build community.
Big Block Play
1-4 years: fri @ 4:30pm
Building with blocks provides one of the most valuable learning experiences available for young children. Big Block Play in the Sensory Lab on Fridays is a great opportunity to explore even more -- legos, blocks, and other stackables are on hand. Building, teetering and knocking over are all part of the learning!
Newborn - 4 yrs: Fri 3:30-5:30pm, 1x/mo Sat @ 10am
Family life these days means being on the go and trying to do it all without enough time or enough support. Remember that you are not alone. Recess’ playgroups were created as a way to connect and get support in one fell swoop. Drop and get answers to your questions about sleep, play, development and sharing from our resident Early Child Development Expert, Amanda Hyer.
Instrument Open Play
0-4 yrs: Thurs 9:30-11am
The art room is open for music! Parents and caregivers can explore the room with their little ones and shake, tap, dance, and boogie to popular singalong songs while playing their favorite instruments or shaking some scarves. This musical experience is not teacher-led.
JAMboodas Dance Party
0 - 4yrs: 1x/mo Mon @ 12pm
Join award-winning family musician and teaching artist Charity Kahn (of Charity and the JAMband) for a highly interactive, joyful, playful and completely unique music class that will inspire your children (and you!) to sing, dance, stretch, breathe and imagine. Upcoming Dates: 4/16, 5/14, 6/11
Looking for a more structured, teacher-led, or drop off class option?
Check out our kid's class page and enroll!
Not a Member?
No problem! We offer all-day, afternoon, or weekend passes for visitors.
Join on the same day as your day pass & we'll apply the fee toward your membership.