Play Haven Classes

Story Time with Gail: All Ages

Mondays, 10:30 to 11:00 AM

On Monday mornings we will be offering a special story time with Gail for all Play Haven guests. Gail is a longtime childhood educator, teaching preschool at the JCCSF for over 20 years. No additional charge to participate. Just bring your imaginations!

Free for all guests. No Registration Needed.


Music Time with Tyler

Tuesdays, 10:30 to 11:00 AM

Tyler is the founder of Sunset KIDS, a children's music company offering interactive music classes to get kids moving, dancing, and appreciating music. Classes start with guitar based sing-alongs and offer hands-on experience with rhythm sticks, shaker eggs, and other instruments. The focus is on gross & fine motor skills, rhythm, alphabet, colors, and shapes.

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Taught in Both Spanish & English.

During this class, students will sing traditional children’s songs and learn many new ones. They will have the opportunity to play with a large variety of simple instruments including tambourines, cymbals, maracas, triangles and different types of drums. Students will also interact with puppets, use rhythm sticks, bean bags and streamers. Many of the activities in this class will promote cognitive development through the use of numbers, colors, shapes and letters.

Free for members, $10/non-members

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Music & Movement with JAMaROO Kids

Thursdays, 3:40 to 4:10 PM

During this class, students will sing traditional children’s songs and learn many new ones. They will have the opportunity to play with a large variety of simple instruments including tambourines, cymbals, maracas, triangles and different types of drums. Students will also interact with puppets, use rhythm sticks, bean bags and streamers. Many of the activities in this class will promote cognitive development through the use of numbers, colors, shapes and letters.

Free for members, $10/non-members

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Events, Workshops, & Partner Classes

Date Night Drop-Off: Friday, November 30th

Enjoy some well-deserved time away while your little ones have a fun-filled evening with us! We'll have all our creative play activities, a special art project, games, and story time. Plus we’ll be providing a Pizza dinner with fruits & veggies (included in the price).

All Date Night events are staffed with current/former preschool teachers with at least 6+ years of teaching experience.

Details:

  • Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

  • Ages 2 – 6

  • Cost: $55 Per Child (includes Pizza dinner with fruits & veggies)

We limit the number of sign-ups to maintain a low teacher:child ratio, so if you're interested please sign-up soon.


Parent Workshops (with Parent Educator Mechele Pruitt)

Choosing a Preschool: Wednesday, November 14th 6:00-7:30

Feeling overwhelmed with how to pick a preschool? Come and join us as we learn the different philosophies including Play Based, Reggio Emilia, Montessori, Developmental-Age appropriate curricula, and Waldorf. Become familiar with the key ingredients to look for in a great school and staff and how to determine if it is the right fit for your child. With Mechele Pruitt-Child Specialist/Parent Educator. $25 per class. Register here.