Kootenay Kids Playgroups - Nelson

Kootenay Kids offers a number of drop-in playgroups in The Family Place for young children and their parents including:

Sunbeams Playgroup: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 11:30am. Drop-in play and literacy group for children ages 0-6 years of age. Includes snacks, circle time, art activities & socializing.

Baby Steps Playgroup: Wednesdays: 9:30 to 11am. A drop-in playgroup for parents with children, under 2 years old which provides parents of infants, crawlers and first time walkers a place to meet and exchange ideas about milestones, first foods and baby steps. 

Comfort Zone Playgroup: Thursdays: 9:30 - 11:00am. A gentle, supported playgroup (children ages 0 to 6) for those with extra support needs and those families with grandparents or ‘40ish’ parents. Includes talking together, activities and a healthy snack.This group may be beneficial for parents who have had their child at 35 or older, or grandparents, children and/or parents with extra support needs, families who are new to Canada, children who are adjusting to an adoptive or foster situation or for those with other unique needs. 

Daddy 'n Me Pancake Breakfast Playgroup: Saturdays: 10am - 12 noon. Play and literacy group for Dads and kids ages 0-6. Includes a pancake breakfast, coffee, crafts, stories and social time with other Dads.

Address / Contact Info

Kootenay Kids Society The Family Place
312 Silica Street Nelson, BCV1L 4M5

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 352-6678
Fax : (250) 354-2055

Hours of Operation

Office: Monday to Thursday: 9am to 4pm

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nelson

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 20 Mar 2017.