Summer Program Round-Up

At GiGi’s Playhouse, it’s about way more than just programs—it’s a whole community vibe. We’re all about bringing people together: individuals with Down syndrome, families, and anyone looking to share, learn, and cheer each other on!

GiGi’s isn’t just a spot for activities; it’s where parents and caregivers come together, swap ideas, and build up strong, supportive relationships. We’re here to foster those rock-solid connections.

Our Summer Program Catalog

Click on the titles below to learn more about the programs we offer at GiGi’s Playhouse Fargo.

LMNOP

Join the fun with LMNOP! Get ready for an amazing journey into the world of sign language and communication. Our interactive program is bursting with excitement, music, and engaging activities that’ll have you and your little ones grinning from ear to ear. Recommended for ages newborn to 36 months.

Alternating Mondays from 4:30-5:30 pm. Check the calendar for our program dates!

Leaps and Bounds

This program is all about fostering social skills, emotional growth, and developing those big and little muscles. Kids will jump into awesome activities that’ll get them moving, interacting, and having a blast in their environment. Perfect for children aged 3 to 5.

Alternating Mondays from 4:30-5:30 pm. Check the calendar for our program dates!

Open Play

Spend time playing in the Playhouse. During Open Play, connect with other families and have fun. The gym and playroom will be open. You can also utilize our games, puzzles, art supplies, and learning resources. Let’s have some fun!

Alternating Tuesdays from 9:30-11:00 am. Check the calendar for our program dates!

Destination Discovery

Destination Discovery supports the development of fine motor skills, gross motor skills, social skills and language through purposeful play and peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. This program also brings families together to share experiences and build relationships.  Recommended for All Ages.

Alternating Tuesdays from 4:30-5:30 pm. Check the calendar for our program dates!

Teen Tastic

This program focuses on building social skills in a fun, casual setting. Teens aged 13-17 will bond through team activities, learning compromise, turn-taking, and problem-solving.

One Thursday a month from 6:00-7:30 pm. Check the calendar for our program dates!

Fantastic Friends

Come join us for a night of fun and connections! This event brings adults with Down syndrome, peers, and the community together in a casual setting, promoting social skills and language through peer interactions. Enjoy a FREE dinner during this program.

Open to all adults 18 and up.

Friends, Fun, and Fitness

Join our vibrant group for fun activities and healthy meals! It’s tailored just for you and our growing circle of friends. This summer join us as we participate in fun activities around the Fargo/Moorhead area.

Perfect for ages 13 and up— come be a part of the excitement!

One Thursday per Month 5:00-7:00 pm. Check the calendar for our program dates!

GiGiFIT for Infants, Preschoolers, Kids, Teens, and Adults

GiGiFIT focuses on improving areas of fitness for individuals with Down syndrome through activities in strength, endurance, joint stability, balance, movement control and more. GiGiFIT promotes wellness through pushing through barriers, and building self confidence.

GiGiFIT Infant and Preschool is ran by a physical therapist from Pediatric Partners.

Registration online is required. Class size is limited so register online now!

Register HERE!

Click here to see the GiGiFIT Time Slots

Infants- Wednesdays from 11:00-11:45 am.

Preschool- Thursdays from 4:30-5:30 pm.

Kids- Tuesdays from 4:30-5:30 pm.

Teens- Tuesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm.

Adult- Tuesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm.

GiGi’s Kitchen for Kids, Teens, and Adults

Discover the magic of GiGi’s Kitchen programs! Dive into a world that celebrates healthy living and cooking skills right from the start. Led by our expert team, participants learn about healthy eating, kitchen safety, food prep, and gain confidence and social skills by creating and enjoying shared meals.

Registration online is required. Class size is limited so register online now! Register HERE!

Click here to see the GiGi’s Kitchen Time Slots

Kids- Alternating Mondays 5:00 – 6:00 pm.

Teens- Wednesdays from 11:30 am- 1:00 pm.

Adults- Wednesdays from 11:30 am- 1:00 pm.

Tiny Talks with Early Intervention

Spend time prior to our Infant Programs engaging in fun activities with professionals from Pediatric Partners Early Intervention Team.

During this half hour session, you will be able to ask questions and get answers by the Early Interventionists.

See the dates by visiting our calendar.

Save the Date for our Annual Summer Picnic

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