All over town

These centers and activities take place in either varying neighborhoods, or all of them. 

  • Hushabye Baby - Learn rhymes, and lullabies to soothe and interact with your child. Programs up to 12 months. 
  • Monkey Rock Music - Locations all over the city. Drop ins on Friday, Saturday for Glebe and Nepean. First drop in is free. 
  • Starr Gymnastics - Drop ins at different locations every day, $10 per child ages 1-5 
  • Ottawa Library - Play time, Toddler time, Story time, and so much more. Check out the daily programs at your local branch. 
  • Salsababies - Dance classes from in-utero and beyond. Locations/classes all over town. 
  • Petits Pas - French classes for babies to tots, various loactions. 
  • YMCA - drop ins at locations all over town 
  • EarlyOn Centers - community centers and partners in every neighbourhood host drop ins, bilingual and specialty. 
  • Mellow Baby - Baby sign language and massage classes, various locations. 
  • Hike It Baby - Baby and kid friendly organized hikes.
  • Babies Who Volunteer - Organized trips to volunteer baby time at nursing homes. 
  • Museums - Ottawa Art Gallery offers free childcare Wednesdays 3-7, National Gallery of Canada, Nature, History, and War museums are free Thursdays from 4-8pm. Science and tech, and Aviation are free daily from 4-5pm. 
  • The Zoo Crew - Classes for ages 1+, they teach children how to care for, and interact with, animals. Paid courses run for 6 weeks. 
  • Stars & Strollers - Baby friendly movies, reduced sound and price.