Promoting Positive Behavior Over the Holidays

What an exciting time of the year! Here are some tips to help prepare your loved one for a new routine and family gatherings over the holidays! On behalf of GiGi’s Playhouse in Fargo we are wishing you a safe and happy holidays! Promoting Positive Behavior this Holiday Season: Prepare in advance. Provide social stories…

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Bring out your ‘Best of All’ with our Purposeful Programs

What a magical two weeks of programming at GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo! The team and I are so excited to be back and celebrate the ‘Best of All’ in our program participants and your family! As it is very exciting to be back “home” in our space to celebrate, I wanted to take the time to…

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2022 Walk & Fest

Walk & Fest 2022

Walk & Fest – It’s Time! Let’s accelerate acceptance! Put your walking shoes on and we will see you at GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo’s GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge Walk & Fest on October 1st. Have questions about what to expect? Here are the details! Arriving at the Event Date: Saturday, October 1, 2022 Time: 9:00 am –…

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Ready, Set, Celebrate 5 Years in Fargo

Goals and plans for 2020 may have looked a lot different at the beginning of the year. GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo did not let the COVID-19 pandemic stop us from serving our families! Every fall, GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo families look forward to the Annual Walk & Fest! It is a day to celebrate Down syndrome, our…

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Inspire Your Community – GiGi’s 2020 Walk & Fest

GiGi’s Playhouse programs provide additional educational enrichment opportunities for individuals with Down syndrome and their families. Our Mission: To change the way the world views Down syndrome and send a global message of acceptance for all. Our Vision: To see a world where individuals with Down syndrome are accepted and embraced in their families, schools, and communities.…

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Celebrate Grandparent’s Day

“Love is the greatest gift that one generation can leave to another,” Richard Garnett. Let us celebrate your grandparents on Sunday, September 13th for National Grandparents Day! Ms. Becky from GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo has some at home crafts to help your family celebrate your grandma or grandpa. Grandparents Day Card Activity: Grandparents Card Activity Video…

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GiGi’s Chefs put the P-in-Party!

This summer GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo continued to celebrate the ‘Best of All’ in program participants through GiGi’s At Home, Live and On Demand virtual programs. The Fargo Playhouse piloted a new program this summer called GiGi’s Kitchen. GiGi’s Kitchen is designed to emphasize the importance of health and wellness through nutrition education, kitchen safety, food…

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My Dad is Rad

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: He believed in me.” – Jim Valvano Let us celebrate your Dad and Dad-Like figures for this upcoming Father’s Day. Ms. Becky from GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo has some at home crafts you can complete as a family to celebrate your dad. My Dad…

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Ring that Bell

Ring that Bell, so the whole world can hear it! In October, we danced and celebrated Down syndrome awareness month with all our Playhouse families and across our network, but on October 23, 2019 one of our program participants had something life-changing to dance about. Evelyn celebrated being cancer free and rang that bell loud…

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