Music Therapy North County & GiGi’s Playhouse
GiGi’s Playhouse and Resounding Joy will be offering another FREE Music Therapy for all ages (see schedule below) Siblings of any age are welcome!
Ages 0-5: Every Wednesday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at GiGi’s Playhouse
Ages 4-7: Every Wednesday from 2:30-3:30 p.m. at GiGi’s Playhouse
North County Ages 0-5: Every Thursday 4:30-5:30 p.m. at Arc San Marcos
Ages 8+: Every Thursday from 5:00-6:00 p.m. at GiGi’s Playhouse
LMNOP (ages 0-3)
LMNOP is an interactive and engaging program designed to guide parents and young children through learning basic sign language and other forms of communication using music and language-based activities. We recommend this program for ages 0-3 years.
Fantastic Friends (18+)
Our Fantastic Friends program supports the development of social skills and language through peer to peer interaction in a casual fun setting. Adult participants participate in the planning of activities so that group activities are based on personal interests. During Fantastic Friends, the group may participate in active games, dancing or exploring their local community by participating in outings and events. We recommend Fantastic Friends for ages 18 years and older.
Karate Kickers (ages 8+)
Karate Kickers focuses on development of balance, coordination, discipline, focus, attention, and confidence. There will be no physical contact between peers. For youth with Down syndrome ages 8 and up. Siblings are welcome!
Leaps & Bounds (ages 2-5)
This program focuses on the development of large and small muscle groups. Children will participate in fun and engaging activities that require movement and interaction with their development. Our Leaps & Bounds program is recommended for ages 2-5 year olds.
Destination Discovery (All ages)
*During WDSD – Picnic Celebration*
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 causal and fun setting. This program also brings families together to share experiences and build relationships.
Teen Tastic (ages 13-17 years)
Teen Tastic is an interactive and engaging program for teens ages 13 through 17. This program is for teenagers with Down syndrome and those without Down syndrome. We support the development of social skills, fine motor skills, self-help skills, and language through peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. This program may also support gross motor skills through active games.
Kids Club (ages 5-12)
Kids Club supports the development of social skills and language through peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. This program will also support gross motor skills through active games, fine motor, and self-help skills through meal/ snack preparation activities.
Cooking Club (ages 8+)
6:00-7:30 p.m. (right after Music!)
World Down Syndrome Day – Picnic Celebration
Please join us for our WDSD Picnic Celebration! We’ll meet at Crown Point Park by the Gazebos and we’ll be providing sandwiches and water – we encourage you to bring your favorite side dish or dessert! We’ll also have fun surprises and games 💙💛
Please RSVP so we can be prepared – This event is free and for all ages, brought to you by GiGi’s Playhouse San Diego.