famiizuu is a unique blend of early education programming and mama support delivered both online and in-person.
With a famiizuu membership, Canadian parents can choose from an extensive range of programs for children ages 0-9 years old. Each month we run 30+ events - all focused in developmental areas of art & sensory, literacy & language, fitness, music, science & discovery,and nutrition. famiizuu offers unlimited adventures with your kids - plus the chance to connect with other families in our community.
What's included in my membership?
From our program pillars, we've developed programs that address all ages and stages, incorporating an early learning focus in everything we do:
1. Art & Sensory
Picassos in the Park, Jungle Hops, Busy Beavers (All ages) These programs are based on our educational curriculum and monthly theme. Enjoy crafts, circle time, parachute and social time.
Little Cubs (ages newborn - 18mths) famiizuu's mama & baby program is designed for moms and babies aged 0-15 months looking to connect with other parents. Keepsake Baby Picasso crafts alternate with a local speaker series to make this a must for all new moms.
Little Cubs (ages 6mths - 18mths) Sensory - Come out and explore our 5 senses! This program is for babies that can sit up on their own and have been introduced to foods. We will get our hands messy, our ears listening and our eyes looking. Each week we will explore different textures, sounds, sights or tastes
2. Literacy & Language
Soaring Eagels ( 2yrs +) Book Club - famiizuu's monthly book selection is shared in storytime and enhanced with songs, activities and a craft. Early Literacy is the focus in this fun, educational program.
Soaring Eagles (2yrs +) - Alphabet Play - letters come to life in famiizuu's literacy and phonics program. Focus is spent on early literacy, letter, names and sounds.We also focus on basic concepts - colour recognition, matching, patterns, etc.. in preparation for kindergarten
Little Cubs (newborn - 18mths) - Early Readers - Help your little cub develop a love of reading from early on! Join the program for an animated and engaging story time - using board books, cloth books, active pop up books, flap books, etc..
Soaring Eagles (2yrs +) - Gym Time - relive your childhood with classic games like duck, duck, goose, Mr. Wolf, Ladders, etc... focus on team work, sharing, taking turns with an emphasis on building gross motor skills.
Busy Beavers (all ages) - Shake, Rattle & Sing - Bring your singing voices and musical vibes to music and movement where we sing, dance, play and learn to appreciate music together. All ages welcome.
Little Cubs (newborn - 18mths) - Music - A literacy and music program just for babies! An interactive circletime to get your baby smiling, clapping and enjoying time with other babies aged 0-18 months. Nursery rhymes, bounce songs and finger play will keep your infant engaged and giggling.
5. Science & Discovery
Soaring Eagles (2yrs +) - Science Club - Let’s get experimenting! Our little scientists will have a chance to explore different sensory materials, discover cause and effect and study science in a simple hands-on fashion
Busy Beavers (all ages) - Explorers - Organized trips to local farms, zoos, or Scavenger Hunts and Hikes allow the kids to learn though hands on discovery of nature, life cycles, identification and catagorizing, etc...
Soaring Eagles ( 2+) - Cooking - famiizuu kids and parents get busy in the kitchen creating their own mini meals in our hands-on cooking program. At times sponsors may be in attendance to showcase products and provide samples or experts (dietians, naturopaths, nutritionist) will explain nutritional benefits to the adults while the kids assemble the selected menu item.
7. Mama Bears
Moms only workouts - famiizuu's Active Mamas program lets you get fit and stay active at your own pace. You’ll have a chance to try new fitness classes and programs, get professional nutrition advice, learn about wellness options, and connect with moms in your community.
Mom Night Out
An evening out is the perfect chance to finally finish a sentence and connect on an adult level with other moms. A wide range of mom only evening events from supper clubs to craft nights, poker to batch cooking, all based on the interests that our members suggest.
The Famiizuu program pass also provides access to private Facebook Chat Forum where you can engage with moms in your community, take advantage of special Famiizuu discounts, and become connected with moms in your community that you might not have met without Famiizuu!