November Programs

Fantastic Friends (18+)
Date: November 14th
Time: 6:30 PM-8:30PM
Theme: Fall, Flannels, and Karaoke

It may look like winter outside, but it’s still fall at GiGi’s! Fantastic Friends is back and led by Caroline, Nicole and Michael! They are Students at Marquette University in the Dental Program.  You may recognize Caroline from Book Club. Please welcome them to GiGi’s!
On Thursday, our group will be making s’mores, playing board games & charades, and karaoke!  We are so excited for Fantastic Friends to be back!

Leaps & Bounds (3-5 years)
Date: November 16th
Time: 10-11AM
Theme: Harvest

Sarah B has a great lesson planned for our Leaps & Bounds participants! Come learn the Turkey Hokey Pokey, go through our obstacle course, paint with harvest vegetables, and create a turkey pot holder!  We will also be making Pumpkin Pie in a bag!

Playhouse Pals (6-8 years) & Kids Club (8-12 years)
Date: November 16th
Time: 12-1:30PM
Theme: Giving Thanks

Join Mikayla and our 6-12 year old friends for a time to have fun!  We will be playing a M&M game, Turkey Bingo, and a GiGi’s Guess Who Activity! For snack we will be making a Turkey Popcorn Glove.  Check it out! YUM!


Teen Tastic (13-17 years)
Date: November 16th
Time: 4-5:30PM
Theme: Thanksgiving & Building Friendships

Everyone, meet Haley!  Haley is is an OT student at UWM.  She is new to our Playhouse, but not to GiGi’s! In the past, she led a Teen Fun & Fitness Class at the Hoffman Estates location!  Come meet Haley and some other new volunteers from the OT Program as it will be filled with great activities!  Teens will be making a Fact Web together, conversing about Thanksgiving dinner, and will be doing a little yoga.  For a snack, we will be making apple donuts!

Destination Discovery (all ages)
Date: November 18th
Time: 10 AM -11 AM
Theme: Discover Your Roots!

Day of off school or just want to come to GiGi’s? Sara will be leading a Root Themed program! Come explore your family roots and learn and paint with root veggies! We will do the potato smash- and try our yummy mashed potato smash!

LMNOP (Language, Music N’ Our Peeps) (0-3 years)
Date: November 23rd
Time: 10-11AM
Theme: Turkey
Join Steph and Lynn for a Turkey themed program.  Learn how to sign turkey and other Thanksgiving words.  We will be doing a craft and a sensory activity as well!


Open Gym at Flips for All
Flips 4 All (4630 N. Estabrook Lane, Glendale, WI 53212 in the back of the Jefferson Building). Held on the last Friday, monthly, 9:30-11:30am.
Date: November 29th
Time: 9:30-11:30AM


Don’t Forget about Our Open Plays at the Playhouse!
Date: November 15th 10AM-2PM

Date: November 16th 11 AM – 12PM

Date: November 22nd 10 AM -2 PM

Date: November 23rd 11 AM – 12PM



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