Ages birth - 5

  • Family Play Date

    Parents are a child’s first teacher and playmate. Play is the foundation of learning for young children. It is key to your child’s physical, cognitive, and social development. Come and enjoy engaging in play with your child!

     

    Family Game Night

    Join us for games and fun; play ours or bring your family’s favorite!

     

    Play. Learn. Connect.

    Play is the foundation of learning for young children. It is key to your child’s physical, cognitive, and social development. And your active participation is crucial. Come and enjoy engaging in play with your child!

     

    Kidding Around Yoga

    Cultivating mindfulness through yoga with a unique design for children that incorporates movement, meditation, and music.

     

    Song*ercise

    Join Benevilla’s Ms. Carmen or Ms. Gabby and learn creative ways to stimulate your child’s cognitive and physical development through music and movement.

     

    Storytime with Miss Noelle

    Join the Glendale Library’s own Miss Noelle for stories, songs, and FUN! Then take the treasure of reading home, with a free book from our treasure box.

     

    Zumbini

    Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst™, the Zumbini® programs combines music, dance and educational tools for can’t stop, won’t stop bonding, learning and fun!

Ages newborn - 11 months

  • Bonding with Baby

    “Brains are built, not born.”  Come join us for a story followed by play, designed to help strengthen skills in all developmental areas!

Ages 1 - 2

  • Toddler Time

    “Brains are built, not born.”  Come join us for a story followed by play, designed to help strengthen skills in all developmental areas!

Ages 1 - 5

  • Come Build with Me

    After reading a book, children and parents will engage in fun building play! Support fine motor skills through play using different building materials!

     

    Fitness with Friends

    Fun physical activities to help with feeling, thinking, and moving all at the same time!

     

    Little Rembrandts

    It’s all about the process not the end product. Come enjoy the experience and the creativity of making a story come to life!

     

    Mini Musicians

    Come explore the many benefits and joys of music with your child. Through music we help children develop their motor, language, social and cognitive skills.

     

    Play Dough Power

    Support fine motor, cognitive, social and language skills through the power of play!

     

    Process Art

    Come explore the joys of winter through fun process art!

     

    Purposeful Play

    Join Benevilla’s Mis. Carmen to learn creative ways to stimulate your child’s brain development through play. Come have fun with your little one while you both learn!

     

    Sensory Play

    Sensory play gives children an opportunity for sensory exploration as they engage in activities involving touch, sound, smell, and sigh. Come dressed for messy fun and exploration.

     

    Yummy Discovery

    Engage & discover ways to make healthy food fun to eat!

Ages 3 - 5

  • Arizona Science Center

    Hands-on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) experiences that are aligned with developmentally appropriate practice.

     

    Fly Guy

    Join Gary Alpert, a retired Phoenix elementary school teacher of 32 years, in a hands-on workshop all about making things fly!

     

    Jungle Jill

    Join us for a wild time!  Jungle Jill will bring live, birds and reptiles, up close and interactive for an unforgettable experience!  Kids will get a special opportunity to see and touch LIVE animals while learning at the same time.  You do not want to miss this fun-filled adventure!

     

    LEAP into Science

    It's never too early to foster scientific thinking!  Join us for a hands-on family event exploring the science of wind. Leap into Science is a nationwide program from The Franklin Institute Science Museum that integrates open-ended science activities with children's books.

     

    Preschool Power

    We’ll begin with a read aloud followed by music, then discover the story coming to life!

     

    Sing. Play. Love.

    Sing. Play. Love is a unique program that helps parents share fun and engaging songs, books, and music to teach children important skills for early learning.

     

    The Great Arizona Puppet Theater

    Join the award-winning puppeteers as they bring classic tales and original creations to life on stage, using both hand puppets and rod puppets.

     

    The Phoenix Zoo

    Join the Phoenix Zoo as their Outreach Specialist engage children by providing up-close animal experiences and inspire children to think about the wonders of our earth and the animals with whom we share it.