Compiled by Jenna Morton
Moncton / Dieppe
The gym at the Crossman Centre is open for Parents & Tots Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10am until noon. This is a free, drop-in resource.
The Greater Moncton Family Resource Centre runs numerous free programs for families, as well as hosting drop in fun in their playroom on Paul Street. Check out their calendar for all activities, including the family playtime sessions on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 1:30pm to 3:30pm, and active kids on Friday mornings from 10am until 11am.
There are more than a dozen Family Resource Centres in New Brunswick, all with the mission of offering free, educational programming to families with children under the age of 6. Check out the organization’s website for details on other locations in the province. The centre also coordinates outreach playgroups in several communities.
Tuesdays are the day to play in Riverview. The Greater Moncton Family Resource Centre runs a free, drop-in playgroup each Tuesday from 10am until noon at St.Paul’s United Church on Cleveland Avenue. Bring indoor shoes and a snack for your child.
Every second Thursday you can drop in to the Hillsborough Baptist Church (Braam Crescent, off Salem Road) for a free playgroup. This session runs from 9:30am until 11:30m and is also sponsored by the Greater Moncton Family Resource Centre; bring indoor shoes and a snack!
Drop by the Salisbury Baptist Church on Main Street on Thursday mornings for a free playgroup sponsored by the Greater Moncton Family Resource Centre. The session runs from 9:30am until 11:30am; bring a snack and be ready for fun!
If you’re looking for a French playgroup, drop in to the Salle Mère Marie Léonie in Memramcook on Thursdays from 9:30am until 11:30am. The playgroup is organized through the Greater Moncton Family Resource Centre.
Thursdays are play days in Petitcoadic! Drop in to St. Andrew’s Anglican Church between 9:30am and 11:30am. For more information, call Christine at 756-2296.
The Alma Activity Center on Main Street offers a playgroup on Wednesday mornings, from 10am until noon.