Now enrolling for Summer 2020 camps!
Cincinnati Parent Child Center is a collaborative Montessori-based learning studio for families, the first of its kind in the Cincinnati region. Classes, events and playgroups focus on strengthening and supporting the relationship between caregiver and child during the early most important years of life, including preparation for expectant families.
Studio Address: 2105 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45230
Studio Manager: Tasha C. Ring, M.Ed.
Bringing Up Baby and Toddler, Too—our Montessori-based parent-child class
for children age 3 months to 3 years and their caregivers
Our Montessori-based parent-child program is the first of its kind in the Cincinnati region. The program assists parents and other caregivers in facilitating developmentally appropriate experiences for the young children in their care. Classes are designed to encourage observation and understanding of the Montessori philosophy in the 21st century. Additionally, each class includes a discussion related to child development, parenting or a similar topic. Due to our desire to provide highly personalized and meaningful learning, we typically enroll no more than 8 children per class. A parent or trusted caregiver must attend each class. Expectant families without children may inquire about joining classes in progress. $175/8 week session; each class is 90 minutes. See calendar below for session dates and times.
for children age 18 to 36 months
Montessori Mornings is a flexible, drop-off playgroup for children age 18 to 36 months, the first of its kind in the Cincinnati region. Classes are led by certified Montessori guide, Aubrey Wallen, and feature developmentally appropriate, research-based Montessori activities. Register for the month or the whole semester by clicking the link below. Due to our desire to provide highly personalized and meaningful learning, we enroll no more than 6 children per class. Tuition varies from $150-225/month; each class is 2 hours. See calendar below for session dates and times. Currently FULL for March session.
for children age birth to six and their caregivers
Nourish your and your child’s body, mind, and spirit, as well as your relationship with your child! Through playful movement sequences, breathing exercises, and mindfulness practices, your child will build gross motor skills as s/he learns strategies to regulate emotions, manage stress, and build resilience. These holistic practices build children’s social skills, self-control, and positive self-concept. Each class includes guided asana, meditation, and pranayama practice, group music and storytime, curated independent play and artwork in a Montessori-inspired learning environment, and a healthful snack. $80/4 week session; each class is 45 minutes. See calendar below for session dates and times.
hosted by Brandi Hendricks – Peaceful Birth – Hypnobabies Classes And Doula Services
You can get the calm, more comfortable birth you desire! Spots are limited. Contact Brandi for details and to schedule your required phone interview to see if Hypnobabies is right for you! You can message her on Facebook, email her at email@example.com, or call (or text) at 317-417-0889.
Nature Yoga Camp (for children age 4-7)
Through playful yoga sequences, mindfulness games, and collaborative wide games in the outdoor environment, your child will build gross motor skills as they learn strategies to regulate emotions, manage stress, and build empathy and compassion. Nature-based art activities and outdoor exploration develop children’s creativity and resilience. The complementary practices of nature play and yoga build children’s self-control and positive self-concept. This summer, let’s move our bodies and minds in harmony with nature! Tuition: $175 includes snack and materials.
9:15 am-12:15 pm
Camp Guide: Allyse Sonnega, M.Ed.
Space Camp (for children age 4-7)
Join us for a multi-sensory exploration of space! Each day, we’ll “visit” a new spot in the solar system and celebrate our special place on Earth with snacks, songs, stories and games. We will also discuss planet-protecting choices and practice reducing, reusing and recycling with the goal to help children understand their unique role as both consumers and caretakers. This is no ordinary trip around the sun!
9:15 am-12:15 pm
Camp Guide: Tasha C. Ring, M.Ed.
for children age 3 months to 6 years and their caregivers
Open Studio is an ideal time for parents and caregivers to come together for conversation while children explore our carefully prepared environment. Highlighted activities are presented in studio, but no structured lessons are given. Pre-registration is required via the link below. Please see our studio calendar for designated Open Studio times and contact us to reserve exclusive time for your group. $7.50/child, $3.50/12 months & under.
These 90-minute workshops are designed to support understanding of early childhood development and sensitive periods for learning. Facilitators will guide parents in using research-based methods with the goal to make parenting easier and more joyful!
High Needs Baby 101 October 23, 2019 7-8:30 pm
Grace and Courtesy March 25, 2020 7-8:30 pm (Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, this event will be held online; please register to receive event link)
Parents’ Night Out
for children age 12 months to 6 years
Drop your child off for a couple hours while you have a date night, run errands, or just enjoy a relaxing night to yourself. Each Parents’ Night Out includes a seasonal craft, Montessori- and Reggio-inspired activities, and a small snack. If your child has selective taste buds or allergies, please send a snack for your child. Parents’ Night Out is open to children age 12 months to 6 years. Please see studio calendar for themes, dates and times. Pre-registration is required via the link below. $15/first child, $10/additional child.
Boutique Birthday Party
for up to eight children (babes-in-arms do not count toward eight)
Celebrate your child’s special day at Cincinnati Parent Child Center! Our beautifully prepared environment provides a unique and simple setting for small gatherings lasting up to two (2) hours with an additional 30 minutes before and after allotted for prep and clean-up. Activities in the studio are geared for children age 1 to 6. Reserve your time below, and we’ll contact you with details regarding packages. Parties may be booked Fridays from 4 to 8 pm, Saturdays from 2 to 7 pm and Sundays from noon to 4 pm. Please see calendar for blackout dates. Packages start at $175. $50 non-refundable deposit required at time of reservation; deposit applied to rental fee. Families currently enrolled in our parent-child class and active play docents receive $50 off party packages.