We’re more than just an open play space! Join us for different daily programming that’s aimed at stimulating little minds and encouraging learning through play. From stories and crafts to language development and learning about the environment, there’s so much for children to discover and learn! All programming listed below is FREE with admission unless otherwise noted! 


Mindful Mondays

Mondays at 10:30AM and 3:00PM

We’ve partnered with Little Renegades Co. to bring you a weekly program aimed at introducing kids to breathing exercises, sensory awareness, stretching, mantras, and easy meditations. Join us for a story time followed by a mindfulness exercise every week! No special equipment needed – just come as you are!

Interested in Little Renegades? Check out their Web site to learn more about their activity cards, journals and other products!

Messy Play (Tuesdays)

Tuesdays at 10:30AM

Children and grown-ups are invited to explore sensory experiences together while getting a little messy! Activities will vary every week but are curated to encourage imagination, fine motor skills and more!

Story & Craft (Wednesdays)

Wednesdays at 10:30AM and 2:00PM

Join us for a read-aloud, and then bring the story to life through arts and crafts! Perfect for our toddler to kindergarten friends, this weekly program exposes kids to various authors, illustrators, cultures and diverse characters through stories, play, crafts and songs!

Bilingual Circle Time (Thursdays)

Thursdays at 10:00AM

Enjoy a fun, interactive Spanish-English story time or sing a long! This program is suitable for native speakers and those seeking exposure to a new language.

Wild California Explorers (Fridays)

FRIDAYS at 11:00AM & 3:00PM

Did you know that the Washingtonia filifera is the only species of palm trees indigenous to California? Learn more about our amazing state through games, scavenger hunts and craft projects!

Saturday Sing-Along

Saturdays at 10:30AM and 2:00PM

Kiddos of all ages get to explore various musical instruments while singing their favorite songs! From shakers to drums, we are ready to make some noise!

Sustainability Sundays*

Sundays at 2:00PM

Let’s get creative! Part sensory play, part art class and part environmental studies, we’ll learn about the environment and how we can help take care of our planet while exploring items from our garden or building amazing creations out of recycled materials!

*Sign up required

Classes listed with an asterisk (*) require registration upon check-in. Events are open to children of all ages unless otherwise specified. Schedule subject to change. Please call us with questions at 626.657.0357 or email info@socalkids.org.