Lakewood Family Room programs
All Lakewood Family Room programs are for Lakewood residents only unless otherwise specified. You may arrive anytime during the scheduled program. Our schedule changes seasonally so please see the Downloads section for our most current programming.
Lil’ Artist Drop-In: Come and explore art with Ms. Judy as she provides an opportunity for our children to be little artists connected to great writers and illustrators. Free play in rest of the room. For children birth to five and their caregivers. Coffee provided for adults and snacks for children.
Baby & Toddler Drop-In: Raising a child can be filled with many different emotions and lots of questions. Join your fellow parents, grandparents, caregivers and an early childhood facilitator to make new friends, share your stories and gain information. Coffee provided for adults and snacks for children.
Nursing Moms’ Chat: A unique partnership between the City of Lakewood and Lakewood Hospital. Each week a lactation specialist is on site to answer questions, encourage and support breastfeeding moms. Nursing pillows and a baby scale for weigh-ins are provided as well as space and toys for older siblings. Mothers from the greater Cleveland area are welcome.
Babies to Big Kids Drop-In: Newborns to preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to attend this free play drop-in. Join your fellow parents, grandparents, caregivers and an early childhood facilitator to make new friends, share your stories and gain information. Children can explore our sensory table, build in the construction zone, enjoy table activities, engage in dramatic play, curl up with a book and more. Coffee provided for adults and snacks for children.
Learn Through Play: Caregivers and children from birth to pre-kindergarten can enjoy a relaxed, friendly environment and discover art, creative play, math, science, language and stories. Parents and caregivers help their children gain valuable school readiness skills by playing with them at structured learning centers around the room.
East End Drop-In: This program provides an opportunity for parents and their children to meet other families in the neighborhood and for children to participate in creative play, art, math, language and stories. Coffee provided for adults and snacks for children. For families living on the east side of Lakewood.