New Parents

babies at an ECFE class

Resources & Classes

Baby & Me Classes (birth-12 months)

Meet other parents and enjoy time with your new baby. Spend the entire class together, engaged in sensory and movement activities and a licensed educator-led discussion. Learn about your baby’s growth and development, how to develop healthy eating and sleeping habits and what new research tells us about your baby’s important first experiences. Check class dates & times.

Request a HUG Visit

Free ONE-ON-ONE visits for District families! The birth or adoption of your child is a very special event. It can also be a time filled with questions or concerns about your new baby, your family or yourself. Help Us Grow (HUG) is a community partnership designed to support all expectant families and families with children up to age two. For more information or to arrange a visit, contact a parent educator at 952-401-6815.

HUG provides:

  • One-to-one visits with a caring, knowledgeable licensed parent educator
  • Current information on parenting, baby’s development and community resources
  • Opportunities to connect with other families with newborns in the area
  • A new baby welcome gift and more…

Connect & Play

Welcome to this free, monthly opportunity to connect with other parents of young children and play in a space specifically designed for little ones. You do not have to be enrolled in a class to participate, however advanced registration is required. To learn more about registration, click here.



Stacey Koehler
School Readiness/HUG