Kansas City parents, chime in with your reviews for the best mommy and me classes near you! Baby and toddler classes are a fun way to be social alongside your little ones while keeping those growing brains and bodies active. Browse our list of parent-approved mommy and me classes around Kansas City, and share the love for your own favorite.
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Miss Dianna's School of Dance
Shila: Moms, dads, caregivers or grandparents are all welcome to take part in Miss Dianna's School of Dance "Mommy and Me Dance & Tumbling Classes." Together, you'll take part in fun dance moves, stretching, and safe tumbling.
Music Together - Kansas City Area
Age 0 - 5 years
Lisa R: Music Together offers a range of class types by age group—babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and big kids!
Tippi Toes Dance
Age 18 months - 3 years
Shila: Music, movement, balance, and basic dance steps are introduced in the Toddler and Me class at Tippi Toes Dance.
Kansas City Young Audiences
Age 2 - 4
Kristy Pepping: Kansas City Young Audiences offers classes like a parent and me ballet class, other dance classes and introductions to music classes.
Kansas City Ballet
Age 2 - 3 years
Shila: Join your kiddo in a fun-filled classroom where you'll explore movement, music, and ballet story time.
Kindermusik - Kansas City Area
Kristy Pepping: Kindermusik offers music-and-movement classes. During class children experience music with varying styles, genres and cultures. There are 6 distinct levels, plus mixed-age classes for the whole family.
Age 12 months+
Kristy Pepping: Parent and tot classes at Eagles Gymnastics give parents and their kiddos 40 minutes together to work on hand-eye coordination, body awareness, building strength, agility, and flexibility in a fun and friendly atmosphere.
The Little Gym
Age 4 months - 3 years
Kristy Pepping: The Parent and Child classes at The Little Gym promote early development and provide a strong foundation for your childʼs critical early years.
Wee Create Art Studio
$185/child (8 weeks)
Age 18 - 36 months
Shila: "Wee Warhols" is an "Escort-Your-Artist Toddler Playgroup" where the littlest artists are given the opportunity to play and explore with a variety of art materials.
Taste Buds Kitchen - Leawood
Age 2 - 8
Shila: Parent and Child Cooking Classes are one-time classes for the pair to prepare and decorate something special together. These classes occur frequently, you can make this routine. From ice cream to cupcakes to ice cream cupcakes (!), the schedule is often so inventive and always delicious. Registration cost is per child with one caregiver included.
Age: 16 months - 3 years
Shila: Mercury Gymnastics offers two different levels of parent participation classes. Both of these classes will help your kiddos develop motor skills as well as learn coordination, listening skills and following directions.
Emerald City Gym Indoor Playground
Walking - Kindergarten
Jennie Utsinger: Emerald City Gym has a huge indoor play area with trampolines, a 12-foot rock wall, a rope swing into a giant foam pit, a triple-swing, slides, tunnels, and a zipline. They offer both structured and unstructured parent and tot time.
Kansas City Ice Center and Pavilion
Shila: Parent and Me classes at KCIC teach young students and their caregivers the fundamentals of skating. Both kids and parents on are the ice together.
Byrd's Dance and Gym
Shila: Byrd's Dance and Gym offers both parent and child dance and parent and child gymnastics classes.
Primary photo: Taste Buds Kitchen Leawood
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