COVID-19 Update: Contact programs to confirm information.
Center for Families' Newsletter
The Center for Families shares our most up to date information for Cambridge families with children birth-age 8 years on programming, resources, and supports in our monthly newsletter!
Playgroups at Home Series!
Join the Center for Families and the Agenda for Children for our Fall 2020 Playgroups at Home Series!
Nurturing Babyhood N’ Beyond
- Doula Services
- Birth Plan - Prenatal Visits
- Labor & Delivery
- Baby Massage Sessions
- Virtual Baby Massage Sessions
- Virtual Doula Support
Vampire-O @ Danehy Park
6:30pm – 9pmNorth Cambridge
Join us at Danehy Park for a night of Halloween fun! Teams will travel the park after dark, looking for checkpoints & avoiding the vampire curse.
Virtual LIVE Kids Parkour Classes
Online parkour classes for kids that are designed to take place in the living room, backyard, anywhere that there is a bit of space to move! No special equipment needed.
Free Food Seedlings for Kids: Henry Street Farms
Henry Street Farms will provide one vegetable or herb seedling to each Cambridge, MA student willing to commit to caring for a plant, until we run out of seedlings. Pre-schoolers are also eligible.
Interactive Online Climate Workshops
11am – 12pm
Also: 4pm – 5pm, 4pm – 5pm, and 11am – 12pm
This October, Spring Forward is offering free online activity workshops for ages 6 - 12 on climate change. Each workshop will have a game, information, and an activity. We hope to see you there!
Virtual Baby Time Infant Playgroup/Infant Support Group
Virtual group for Cambridge parents with babies birth through 15 months old.
Evergreen Day School Toddler/Preschool Program
Toddlers and preschoolers explore creative arts, dramatic play, literacy, movement, science and mathematics.
Information and Referrals at Center for Families
The Center for Families can help connect you to resources and supports for families in Cambridge!
Learn To Skate
Learn to Skate introduces children 4 to 9 years old to ice skating.
Ages and Stages Child Development Questionaire
CFF wants to support you in providing the best start for your child. The ASQ online tool helps you to better understand all your child's different stages of development from one month up to 5 years.
Science Club for Girls VIRTUAL SCFG at Home and Facebook LIVE
Science Club for Girls has moved our operations online for the remainder of the spring semester. Everyone is welcome to join the fun and do fun science experiments at home and LIVE Wednesdays at 3pm!
Virtual Activities: At-Home Orienteering Games
Games that build orienteering skills at home: finding objects with clues; making maps; and creating indoor courses.
STEAM@Home: Grocery Gardening
Have fun Growing from Groceries with City Sprouts! Prepare your seeds, plant them, then observe and record the changes you notice as your seeds develop into plants.
STEAM@Home: Observing Nature and the World Around You
Find a window in your home to look outside, or sit outside in your backyard or at a park. Find a comfortable seat and an area to write on. What kinds of living things do you see? What are they doing?
Virtual 4-STEAM Bingo Game
We're hosting a STEAM Bingo game. Complete any four STEAM activities, post your scorecard and WIN a Cuebot!
VIRTUAL: Cambridge Nature Scavenger Hunts
We've develop scavenger hunts that kids can do outdoors safely with a parent, with social distancing
Virtual SEPAC Parent Supports & Activities
We have several support groups, meetings, and events happening virtually for parents and their children.
Activities & Resources for Children at Home with Special Needs Guide
We've collected a list of resources and activities for children and adults with special needs that parents can use while they're at home.
Self-Guided Orienteering Activities: Neighborhood Map Courses
To help with your cabin fever, we've created orienteering courses throughout the city of Cambridge to get you and your family outside and moving around. Check out our map courses on our website!
CitySprouts At Home
CitySprouts is offering an at-home learning module for students during the covid-19 quarantine.
Virtual LIVE Parkour Classes for Teens & Adults
A virtual session that you (plus your family, housemates, pets, children, etc) are welcome to join us for! All ages and abilities welcome!
Child Safety Seat Installation
Learn how to make arrangements to have your child safety seats checked for proper installation.
Questions about Child Development?
Do you have questions or need more information about your child’s development?