Play and Learn

Want to connect with other caregivers? Looking for play ideas to get your kids ready and stay ready for school? Join us for child-directed, open ended, playful learning activities designed for you to stay and play with your child ages 0 – 8 years old (school agers welcome). Every family receives a book and a healthy snack at each session.

Days & Locations - Spring 2020

  • Mondays (9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.): Monroe School, 2250 30th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310 
  • Tuesdays (9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.): Jessie Franklin Taylor Learning Center, 1801 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50314
  • Second Tuesday each month (1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.): Altoona WIC, 1701 8th Street SW, Altoona, IA 50009
  • Thursdays (9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.): Woodlawn Education Center, 4000 Lower Beaver Road, Des Moines, IA 50310
  • Fridays (9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.): McKee Education Center, 2116 E 39th Ct, Des Moines, IA 50317. 
  • First and third Fridays each month (9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.): River Plaza, 2300 Euclid Avenue, Suite D, Des Moines, IA 50310
Closures: Play and Learn will be closed on Jan. 16 at the Woodlawn location, Jan. 17 at the all locations, and on Jan. 20 at the Monroe location. Play and Learn will also be closed during spring break March 16-20.  
 
For more information, call Aaron Shore at 515-305-0408. See upcoming Play and Learn sessions, as well as other EveryStep events, by visiting our calendar.
 

Facebook Group

You can get Play and Learn updates by joining our Facebook Group at www.facebook.com/groups/PlayAndLearnCentralIowa. We'll share resources and tips on a weekly basis. 

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