WED JULY 3

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT Noon-1:30 p.m. All pregnant and nursing moms are welcome to stop by with questions on any Wednesday. Bring your baby for a weight check too! No charge and no appointment is needed. RN/lactation educator on site. Virginia Mason Memorial Maternal Health Services, 2903 W. Walnut, Yakima. (Just north of Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital.) For more information call 509-575-8160.

BABY AND ME 10-11 a.m. MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS. For ages 3 years and younger. Pool time for parents and kids. Kids under 3 free with paying adult. Lions Pool, 509 W. Pine Street; 509-575-6046.

THU JULY 4

HOLIDAY

FRI JULY 5

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH) 11 a.m. to 12:30 FRIDAYS. Child Care Aware of Central Washington presents Kaleidoscope Play & Learn. Groups emphasize thematic, structured and interactive play. Ages newborn-5. St. Aloysius Church, 213 N. Beech St., Toppenish. For more info, call Monica Rodriguez at 509-965-7109 ext. 1093, or catholiccharitiescw.org

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS 7:00-8:30 p.m. 1980s-themed music and swim. Reduced price: $1 adults, 50 cents youth, 75 cents honored citizen, or $3.25 for the family. Lions Pool, 509 W. Pine St., Yakima; 509-575-6046.

SAT JULY 6

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE 7:00-9:30 p.m. Free program open to boys and girls ages 7-15. No entry after 7:30. Games, crafts, swimming and more, while learning the values of the YMCA – caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Yakima Family YMCA, 5 N. Naches Ave., Yakima. For more info call Gilberto Duran at 509-972-5273 or go to yakimaymca.org

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB 10 a.m.-noon SATURDAYS. Kids ages 3 and over can participate in making a craft they can take home. Cost: $2. Michael’s, 1700 E. Washington Ave., Union Gap. 509-594-4171 or michaels.com

SUN JULY 7

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 1-5 p.m. First class of a two-day session, 7/7 & 7/14. What to expect during late pregnancy, labor, delivery and postpartum. You’ll learn valuable relaxation and breathing techniques and comfort measures as well as discuss medication options for delivery. Register around the 25th week of your pregnancy. Location varies. Cost: $95, includes mother and partner. Registration required. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

MON JULY 8

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY & LEARN (YAKIMA) 12:15-1:45 p.m. MONDAYS. Groups emphasize thematic, structured and interactive play. Ages newborn-5. Madison House, 302 South 4th St., Yakima. For information, call Monica Rodriguez at 509-965-7109 ext. 1093, or catholiccharitiescw.org

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS 6-7 p.m. MONDAYS Decrease tension, improve flexibility and strength, prepare for the birthing process and learn ways to have a healthy pregnancy. Cost: $20 for five weeks. Virginia Mason Memorial Community Education Center, 2506 W. Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima. Register at 509-248-7322.

BABY AND ME 10-11 a.m. MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS. For ages 6 months to 3 years. Pool time for parents and kids. Kids under 3 free with paying adult. Lions Pool, 509 W. Pine Street; 509-575-6046.

DIVORCECARE 6:30-8:00 p.m. MONDAYS. A support group for adults who are divorced, separated or reconciling. Sessions for adults and children ages 6-12 take place at the same time. Participants are not required to attend every week and can come at any time during the series since each week covers a new topic. The sessions are free. Other social activities are planned outside of the weekly meetings. Grace of Christ Presbyterian Church, 9 South 8th Ave., Yakima. Call Joyce Adcock 509-965-6387, or go to yakimadivorcecare.net for more info.

TUE JULY 9

MOM AND TOTS 9:30-11:30 a.m. TUESDAYS. A safe place to meet with other moms, chat about parenting topics and be encouraged. The Bridge nursery has great toys for all ages and napping rooms if needed. The Bridge Community Center/Yakima Alliance Church, 902 S. 36th Ave., Yakima. For more information visit their Facebook page: Mom and Tots Yakima, or email momandtotsyakima@gmail.com

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE) 9 a.m. to 3 P.M. TUESDAYS. Child Care Aware of Central Washington presents Kaleidoscope Play & Learn. Groups emphasize thematic, structured and interactive play. Ages newborn-5. Sunnyside DSHS Office, 2010 Yakima Valley Hwy, at Mid-Valley Mall. For more information, call Monica Rodriguez at 509-965-7109 ext. 1093, or catholiccharitiescw.org

WED JULY 10

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

(SEE JULY 3)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

THU JULY 11

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST 10-11:30 a.m. Join us every Thursday morning for a play date for kids of all ages plus support for parents. Pregnancy/postpartum chat, breastfeeding help, and a chance to get out of the house and chat with other adults. Free. The Nest, 615 S. 48th Ave., Ste. A (Glenmoor Professional Center), Yakima. For more information email thenestyakima@gmail.com or call 509-965-0331.

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA) 9:30 a.m. TO 3 P.M. THURSDAYS. Child Care Aware of Central Washington presents Kaleidoscope Play & Learn. Groups emphasize thematic, structured and interactive play. Ages newborn-5. DSHS Office, 1002 N. 16th Ave, Yakima. For more info, call Monica Rodriguez at 509-965-7109 ext. 1093, or check catholiccharitiescw.org

FRI JULY 12

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY & LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT JULY 13

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. What to expect during late pregnancy, labor, delivery and postpartum. You’ll learn valuable relaxation and breathing techniques and comfort measures as well as discuss medication options for delivery. Register around the 25th week of your pregnancy. Location varies. Cost: $95, includes mother and partner. Registration required. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

MON JULY 15

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

DIVORCECARE

(SEE JULY 8)

TUE JULY 16

SUCCESSFUL BREASTFEEDING 6:30-9 p.m. Before your baby arrives give yourself a head start by learning helpful breastfeeding techniques, solutions for common breastfeeding issues, and the potential health benefits of breastfeeding. Memorial Education Center, 2506 W. Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima. Offered monthly as part of the Childbirth Preparation class package or $30 separately. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED JULY 17

LA LECHE LEAGUE MEETING 6:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of every month. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers as well as their breastfeeding children are welcome at these meetings to learn more about breastfeeding, and get support from educators and other mothers. At The Nest, 615 S. 48th Ave, Yakima. Call Megan Ames at 509-961-1595 for more information.

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

(SEE JULY 3)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

THU JULY 18

CIRCLE MUSIC JAM 7-9 p.m. on the third Thursday each month. Gone Fiddling Again hosts a jam for all ages and abilities. The jams are described as nutrition for the music soul and combine musical ingredients including country, folk, fiddle, bluegrass and blues. 217 S. 63rd Ave., Yakima; Call to confirm before you go. 509-949-2100. gonefiddlingagain.com

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI JULY 19

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT JULY 20

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

SUN JULY 21

YAKIMA FOSTER/ADOPTIVE PARENT SUPPORT GROUP 5-7 p.m. on the third Sunday each month. This group is open to any foster parent or foster-adoptive parent. Training provided. Yakima Foursquare Church. Call Tyann Whitworth

at 509-731-2060 or email twhitworth@ewu.edu for more info.

MON JULY 22

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

DIVORCECARE

(SEE JULY 8)

TUE JULY 23

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED JULY 24

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

(SEE JULY 3)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

THU JULY 25

BABY BASICS 6:30-9 p.m. Diapering, bathing, feeding, swaddling - there’s so much involved in caring for a newborn! Learn all the infant basics, how to respond to baby’s cues and get tips on what you can do to get organized. Cost: $30. Memorial Education Center, 2506 W. Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI JULY 26

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT JULY 27

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MON JULY 29

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

DIVORCECARE

(SEE JULY 8)

TUE JULY 30

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED JULY 31

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

(SEE JULY 3)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

THU AUGUST 1

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI AUGUST 2

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT AUGUST 3

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

MON AUGUST 5

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

TUE AUGUST 6

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED AUGUST 7

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

(SEE JULY 6)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

THU AUGUST 8

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI AUGUST 9

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT AUGUST 10

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. What to expect during late pregnancy, labor, delivery and postpartum. You’ll learn valuable relaxation and breathing techniques and comfort measures as well as discuss medication options for delivery. Register around the 25th week of your pregnancy. Memorial Education Center, 2506 W. Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima. Cost: $95, includes mother and partner. Registration required. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

MON AUGUST 12

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

TUE AUGUST 13

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY & LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED AUGUST 14

BOOT CAMP FOR NEW DADS 6:30-8:30 p.m. This is a program where experienced dads bring in their babies to teach new dads and fathers-to-be about parenthood. Topics: caring for new moms, the importance of teamwork, crying babies, postpartum adjustments and safety. Cost: $30. Location varies. Register online. For more info, contact rosemarie traylor at 509-575-8160, or email rosemarietraylor@yvmh.org

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

(SEE JULY 6)

THU AUGUST 15

AUTISM SUPPORT GROUP 6-7:30 p.m. Children’s Village, 3801 Kern Way, Yakima. For parents and caregivers of children who experience autism, sensory challenges, social, emotional, communication or behavioral concerns. No autism diagnosis is needed to attend. If you need childcare for the meeting, please call the Early Learning Center at Children’s Village at 509-574-3255 or email Gloria Urness at gloriaurness@yvmh.org

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI AUGUST 16

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT AUGUST 17

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

SUN AUGUST 18

YAKIMA FOSTER/ADOPTIVE PARENT SUPPORT GROUP 5-7 p.m. on the third Sunday each month. This group is open to any foster parent or foster-adoptive parent. Training provided. Yakima Foursquare Church. Call Tyann Whitworth at 509-731-2060 or email twhitworth@ewu.edu for more info.

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION 1-5 p.m. Two-day class, (8/18 & 8/25) What to expect during late pregnancy, labor, delivery and postpartum. You’ll learn valuable relaxation and breathing techniques and comfort measures as well as discuss medication options for delivery. Register around the 25th week of your pregnancy. Location varies. Cost: $95, includes mother and partner. Registration required. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

MON AUGUST 19

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

TUE AUGUST 20

BABY BASICS 6:30-9 p.m. Diapering, bathing, feeding, swaddling - there’s so much involved in caring for a newborn! Learn all the infant basics, how to respond to baby’s cues and get tips on what you can do to get organized. Cost: $30. Memorial Education Center, 2506 W. Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED AUGUST 21

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT 


(SEE JULY 6)

LA LECHE LEAGUE MEETING

(SEE JULY 17)

THU AUGUST 22

SUCCESSFUL BREASTFEEDING 6:30-9 p.m. Before your baby arrives give yourself a head start by learning helpful breastfeeding techniques, solutions for common breastfeeding issues, and the potential health benefits of breastfeeding. Memorial Education Center, 2506 W. Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima. Offered monthly as part of the Childbirth Preparation class package or $30 separately. For more info, contact Rosemarie Traylor at 509-575-8160, or email RosemarieTraylor@yvmh.org

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

CIRCLE MUSIC JAM

(SEE JULY 18)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI AUGUST 23

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT AUGUST 24

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)

MON AUGUST 26

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 8)

VIRGINIA MASON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PRENATAL YOGA CLASS

(SEE JULY 8)

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

TUE AUGUST 27

MOM AND TOTS

(SEE JULY 9)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (SUNNYSIDE)

(SEE JULY 9)

WED AUGUST 28

BABY AND ME

(SEE JULY 3)

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT 


(SEE JULY 6)

THU AUGUST 29

PLAYTIME AT THE NEST

(SEE JULY 11)

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (YAKIMA)

(SEE JULY 11)

FRI AUGUST 30

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN (TOPPENISH)

(SEE JULY 5)

FUNKY FRIDAY NIGHTS

(SEE JULY 5)

SAT AUGUST 31

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

(SEE JULY 6)

MICHAEL’S KIDS CLUB

(SEE JULY 6)