Classes

Play, Learn & Grow with Us!

Each month, Peanuts offers a variety of fun, creative and educational workshops in our Peanut Gallery Room.  These events are designed specifically for kids and parents and are delivered by trusted community experts and local artisans.

Monthly Seasonal Workshops & Events

Babywearing Carrier Clinic
Saturday, July 11th, 10:30-11:30am, Free, Sign-up!

Curious about the benefits of Babywearing? Join Jen Hollywood and Babywearing SB at Peanuts.  Jen will set up a “learning library” for you to try on different types of carriers. Have your own but still unsure how to properly use it? Stop by and Jen will walk you thru the best way to carry.

Jen has been babywearing for the last 5 years and has experience with many types of carriers. She administers two local online baby wearing support groups, and is an event ambassador for Ergobaby.

Babywearing Carrier Clinic
Saturday, August 1st, 10:30-11:30am, Free, Sign-up!

Curious about the benefits of Babywearing? Join Jen Hollywood and Babywearing SB at Peanuts.  Jen will set up a “learning library” for you to try on different types of carriers. Have your own but still unsure how to properly use it? Stop by and Jen will walk you thru the best way to carry. Jen has been babywearing for the last 5 years and has experience with many types of carriers. She administers two local online baby wearing support groups, and is an event ambassador for Ergobaby.

How to Wean Your Baby
Saturday, August 15th, 10:30-11:30am, Free, Sign-up!

Join local lactation guru Kitty Maxwell as she discusses the ins & outs of weaning your baby.

 

 

Weekly Classes 

Join us for our fun, educational and affordable weekly classes! It’s a great way to spend time with your child and meet other families.

Stretch-n-Grow Movement Class

• Tuesdays at 10:30-11:15am – Toddler (18m+)

$10/class or $80 for 10 classes

Stretch-n-Grow is a wonderful outlet for your child’s natural energy and desire for movement. Kids get to hop, crawl, and balance through obstacle courses developing gross motor skills and expanding their cognitive development. Instructor Shevon Hoover teaches them about their muscles and the importance of caring for your health. She choreographs imaginative routines to stories and music that add to the never-ending learning and fun.

Call to sign up or drop in.

Doula Office Hours

Tuesdays at 12:30-1:30pm

$7/drop-in

Stop by on your lunch hour and see how Saralynn and Grace, while offering a social space to connect with other mammas and mammas to be, can help you with any pregnancy or nursing related questions you need answered. They will also cycle thru those tried and true topics that they have found to be of help to families. Topics will include: Partner Massage for Childbirth, Creating Your Amazing Birth Plan, What to Pack in Your Birth Bag, Meditation for Birth, and Essential Oils for Pregnancy, Childbirth & Newborns. Please join us! It will be fun, educational, and provide an opportunity to begin friendships with others embarking on a similar life journey.

Call to sign up or drop in. 

Putnee’s Baby & Toddler Music Classes

• Wednesdays at 10:15-10:45am – Baby & Toddler Music (0-4yrs)
• Wednesdays at 11-11:30am – Baby Music (0-24m)
• Fridays at 10:15-10:45am - Baby & Toddler Music (0-4yrs)
• Fridays at 11-11:30am - Baby Music (0-24m)
• Fridays at 11:45-12:15pm - Baby Music (0-24m)
• Sundays at 11:30-12pm - Baby & Toddler Music (0-4 yrs)

$9/class or $70 for 10 classes

Beloved community musician, Putnam Lee aka Putnee, offers a weekly baby music class at Peanuts. In this interactive music workshop children dance, sing, and enact songs, some oldies but goodies and others Putnee originals. Putnam has been sharing the joy of music with Santa Barbara children since 1975.

Call to sign up or drop in.