Parent and Tot classes are a great way to have fun with your little one, while also learning new skills and meeting new parents and kids. Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville mom and baby classes and parent and tot programs are a great way to mix up your at-home routine and add something new to the calendar.
Classes are being offered in-person, outdoors, and some have moved to virtual for the current time. As soon as classes open up again, or change the delivery format, we will update this list for you.
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Burlington parent and tot programs
Aqua-Tots – Parent & Tot class for 4-12-month-olds is designed as a first introduction to swim lessons. Level 2 for 13-30 months builds on the skills in level 1 while encouraging independence.
Burlington Gymnastics Club – Join our Parent and Tot class for kids 2-3 years old or try Kinder-Gym for kids 3-5 years old.
Burlington Trampoline and Tumbling – (Paused) The perfect opportunity for parents and tots to use the gymnastics equipment under the supervision of a certified and experienced coach.
Gymalaya – Offers parent and tot classes to 18month to 4-year-olds.
Mommy Connections Burlington (also Oakville) – Mom + Baby 0-18m with expert-led discussions and peer socialization, or try Mini Movers 6-18m for babies on the move. Mom + Tot 18m-2y Travelling Tots program provides toddlers and caregivers with unique opportunities to play, explore, and make new friends.
Performance School of Music and Dance – (To Be Confirmed) Parent and Baby 0-12m. Parent-child music and movement class. Cuddle & Bounce classes run year-round and you can begin at any time. Try our Wiggle & Grow class – 2 years toddler music class with singing and dancing and playing instruments.
The Mommy Nook – (Paused for now) From Mommy and Baby programs to Toddler and Preschool fun. Our programs are designed for participating together in order to foster early learning and friendships.
FUNKEY Kids – (To Be Confirmed) Parent + Child classes in two categories: 1-2y and 2-3y. Parents and children alike will enjoy our parent and tot classes packed with movement, music and FUN!
Burlington Gymnastics Club – (Paused for now) Classes for 2-3.5 years old. Recreational programs at the Burlington Gymnastics Club offer participants of all ages and levels of ability a place to learn and grow in a safe and fun environment!
The WOMB – (To Be Confirmed) Babies at Play are supportive parent/baby classes where we talk openly about the practical health, as well as sleep, and developmental questions you might have.
Be Yoga – (To Be Confirmed) Mom+Baby Yoga – this 6 week series of moga™ mom and baby classes designed to support your postpartum body’s healing journey.
Little Rebels Music Class – (Virtually) Privately organized classes for groups. Host a class in your home OR find a class to join. 6-12 families needed to start a class.
Tiny Hoppers – (Paused) Play Time At The Pond is a 45-minute musically based playtime where children and adults will be encouraged to dance and sing. Or try Baby Play is a playtime set aside for our tiniest Hoppers. We will set up a safe play area for our non-walkers filled with soft climbers, bean bags, balls and scarves.
Halton Waldorf School – This program provides social interaction in a nurturing environment for caregivers and their children of up to 3 years old.
Hamilton Parent and Tot Programs
Blossom Musik with Miss Amy – (Virtual and In-Person) Hamilton’s leading Kindermusik program, offering music classes for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and families.
Mr. Ben’s Music – (Virtual) Mr. Ben has developed an approach he calls “Musical Immersion”. His aim is to equip children with the basic building blocks of the musical language and instil in them a lifelong love of music.
De la Sol Yoga Studios – Yoga Nest classes offer mom’s a space to adapt to their changing bodies and the new role of motherhood. Family Yoga shares the benefits of yoga with your child by practicing together! For families with children 3 and up.
The Little Gym – From infant to toddler, classes provide a strong foundation for your child’s critical first 3 years.
Strollerfit Hamilton – (Paused) Babies and kids of all ages are welcome at this class. No stroller? No problem! The majority of participants have a baby in a stroller for class, but if you prefer to keep your little one in a carrier rather than a stroller, modified exercises will be given.
Aquamobile – Your baby can start their infant swim lessons as early as 6 months old. Baby swimming lessons taught via AquaMobile’s at-home private swim lessons. A great way for your child to get accustomed to the water in a safe and comfortable environment.
We Swim in Ancaster – Babies as young as 3 months are accompanied by an adult in the pool. This gives parents the chance to become comfortable with the child in the water and learn skills to practice with the child at home.
EarlyON Child and Family Centres (Outdoor Classes and Virtual) EarlyON Child and Family Centres are places where parents, grandparents, caregivers, and children six years of age and younger play and learn together.
Hamilton Wentworth Catholic Child Care Centres: EarlyON Child and Family Centres – (In-person Paused) EarlyON Child and Family Centres will continue to support families with virtual programming times, videos, and one-on-one phone or online supports.
Sportball Hamilton – (16 months to 2 years) Toddlers and parents/caregivers focus on physical movement and social exploration through creative motor games, songs, rhymes, stories, bubble time and more. PARENT AND CHILD (2 years to 3 years) These 45-minute classes improve balance and coordination and allow parents to guide their Pre-schoolers at a pace and level that is comfortable for them.
Hamilton Gymnastic Academy – (Paused for now) Tiny Tots (2-3y), Children are accompanied in the gym by a parent (or another adult). This instructional program designed for fun incorporates an introduction to gymnastic skills while enhancing their social skills. All activities will be under the direct supervision of our coaching staff.
SportKidz in Waterdown – Sport Totz – Age 18 months to 2.5 Years with parents, Sport Kidz 1 2.5-3.5 years with some parental participation, Sport Kidz 2 3.5-5 with optional parent involvement.
Hamilton Mountain Gymnastics Centre – 20m-4years old. This is a parent/caregiver and child, co-ed program. Children are introduced to all gymnastics equipment. They learn to work independently through challenging activities with music, balls, hoops, obstacle courses and the trampoline.
World Class Gymnastics – Bouncing Babies is designed for children age 2-3 years old and is 45 minutes long. Tiny Tumblers for kids 3-4 years old and runs for 1 hour.
Westdale Children’s School – (Paused for now) The Parent and Child program provides an opportunity to experience warm, flowing colours and natural objects and toys that invite imagination and interaction through play. Parents/caregivers attend with their children, providing a wonderful transition between Home and Kindergarten.
oakville Parent and Tot Programs
TipToe Music - Starting with newborns through age 7. Wiggling, singing, and laughing with your child is so much fun with TipToe Music!
Merriam Music – introduce music and music concepts to young children in an accessible, fun and social environment.
Mommy Connections Oakville – Mom + Baby 0-18m with expert-led discussions and peer socialization. Mini Movers 6-18m For older babies ‘on the move’. Mom + Tot 18m-2y Travelling Tots program provides toddlers and their caregivers with the opportunity to play, explore, and make new friends.
The Little Gym - It’s never too early for your little one to start learning and have some Serious Fun. From infant to toddler, our classes promote early development and provide a strong foundation for your childʼs critical first years.
Oakville Parent-Child Centre - Provides in-person outdoor EarlyON programs, EarlyON Virtual programs, Family Projects and Virtual Family Events .
Oakville Gymnastics Club – Enjoy an enthusiastic and fun-filled program specially designed for boys and girls 18 months to 3 years of age. Complete circuits, games, and exciting weekly themes! This program introduces tots to the vault, bars, beam, floor, parallel bars and trampoline.
Dash Sports - (2-3year olds) - Coaches take the children through sport-specific skills and drills, before organizing a fun game each week. Parental involvement is required for the drill portion of the class.
Sportball – (16 months to 2 years) Toddlers and parents/caregivers focus on physical movement and social exploration through creative motor games, songs, rhymes, stories, bubble time and more. PARENT AND CHILD (2 years to 3 years) These 45-minute classes improve balance and coordination and allow parents to guide their Pre-schoolers at a pace and level that is comfortable for them.
Live to Dance Academy – This 30-minute parent & child class is designed for those children who would like a creative introduction to music and movement with their parent in class with them.
Canadian Dance Company - Tots Dance 2 is a parent/tot program for 2-year-olds. Dancers will get comfortable in a studio setting while also dancing with their parents.
Little Kickers - 1 ½ years to 2 ½ years. Little Kicks is the perfect introduction to the fun world of Little Kickers. Children are introduced to the basics of soccer (dribbling, striking, goal scoring etc.) in a play-oriented yet structured format, using child-friendly but realistic soccer equipment.