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DIAPER DRIVE – KICK OFF
Date: September 9, 2019 – September 30, 2019
Time: 9:00 PM – 5 PM
Location: Once Upon A Child- Waldorf
Details: In honor or Diaper Need Awareness Week (Sept 23-29), we are asking that YOU drop off diapers and wipes to support families in need within Southern Maryland!
We have a goal to collect 10,000 diapers, can we count on you?
Need to know what sizes we need? Our most needed sizes are 4, 5, & 6!
Can’t drop off diapers but still want to contribute?
Send diapers via our Amazon wish list or donate dollars here https://
Contact us at email@example.com
DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com
WEEKLY STORY TIME (Potomac)
Date: Tuesday’s Fall Schedule
Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- Potomac
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
MOVERS AND SHAKERS STORY TIME – SUMMER SCHEDULE AT PD BROWN
Time: 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Details: This story time will teach toddlers physical and social skills, listening comprehension, and the foundations of reading through letters, numbers, and vocabulary!
Library: CCPL / P.D. Brown Branch
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group: 1 – 3
PUBLIC SKATE SCHEDULE
TIME TRAVELING KIDS
Date: 2nd Tuesday of the Month
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Location: Jefferson Patterson
Details: At this storytime, children will hear stories that will transport them back in time. Activities relating to the story’s theme will be provided.
Event Type: Educational
Age Group: 2-5
Registration: Required, click here to register.
ELITE GYM PARENT & TODDLER DROP IN
***Always call to confirm this event is taking place. Sometimes they are canceled last minute. Center follows school closure schedule.***
Location: Elite Gymnastics, Waldorf, MD 20603
Details: The Parent & Toddler Drop In program is a great opportunity for caregivers to spend quality time with their little one while they develop; body awareness, balance, fitness, listening and social skills, plus fun and activities using gymnastic apparatus. Parent Supervision is required. Parent/Guardian must be within arm’s reach of a child at all times. 2 children per adult.
Ages Group: 6 months-5 yrs old
Cost: $3 Per child
LEISURE (CHILDREN’S) POOL HOURS
Weekend Hours: Saturday 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Sunday 8:00am – 8:00pm
Weekly hours: Monday – Friday 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Saturday 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Sunday 8:00am – 8:00pm
Location: Edward T Hall Aquatic Center, Prince Frederick, MD
Details: Enjoy this special children’s pool that features a zero depth entry up to 3 feet depth heated pool with slides, climbing features, and water drop buckets.
**Leisure pool will close from 4:00pm – 7:00pm for swim lessons on Tuesdays and Thursdays**
Playful Parent Guide:https://theplayfulparent.org/2017/01/22/edward-t-hall-aquatic-center-our-little-trip-to-paradise/
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Location: Library – PD Brown Branch
Details: Have fun with geography and learn about your world.
Age Groups: 6 -18
SOMD BLUE CRABS PROMOTIONAL GAMES
Date: Daily- Sept. 10-19, 2019
Time: Weekday & Saturday Games 6:30/ Sunday 2:00 PM
Location: Regency Stadium
Tuesday, Sep. 10 – Blue Crabs VS New Britain
Wednesday, Sep. 11 – Blue Crabs VS New Britain
Thursday, Sep. 12 – Blue Crabs VS New Britain
Friday, Sep. 13 – Blue Crabs VS Long Island
Saturday, Sep. 14 – Blue Crabs VS Long Island
Sunday, Sep. 15 – Blue Crabs VS Long Island
Monday, Sep. 16 – Blue Crab VS Lancaster
Tuesday, Sep. 17 – Blue Crab VS Lancaster
Wednesday, Sep. 18 – Blue Crab VS Lancaster
Thursday, Sep. 19 – Blue Crab VS Lancaster
Event Type: Sports
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: Tickets Pricing on Website
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