GiGi's Playhouse San Diego • 4761 Cass St., San Diego, CA 92109
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Virtual 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 causal and fun setting. This program also brings families together to share experiences and build relationships. For the list of materials for our Purposeful Play Activities see below (45-60…

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Virtual Health & Safety Seminar

Come join us for a safe and fun virtual beach day! We would like you to participate in these activities with us. Please be sure to bring celery, peanut butter and raisins to make a fun snack. Don’t forget your sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, and now a mask! We’ll show you tips and tricks on how…

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Virtual Volunteer Orientation

RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Interested in becoming a volunteer at GiGi’s Playhouse?  As we work behind the scenes to build virtual programming and prepare for upcoming programs and events when we re-open, we rely on our volunteers to make this possible.  Join…

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Virtual Nutrition 101: Fostering Healthy Mealtime habits

Are you struggling to get your child to eat nutritious foods? Would it help to learn how to get your kids to eat healthy snacks instead of living on goldfish crackers? Well bring your little ones and their picky eating habits to this virtual presentation where you will learn how to foster a healthy eating…

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Stimulating Communication Development: Keep it Going Strong

This is a free event about strategies to promote the development of communication and interaction skills will be discussed, in addition to alternative academic options for children diagnosed with Down syndrome and other developmental differences. Presented by: Karyn Lewis Searcy, M.A., CCC Speech-Language Pathologist

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Virtual LMNOP (Ages 0-3)

Just a reminder from our LMNOP program lead: "Although it may be tricky for your child to consistently attend to the screen, we can use this time for parent education! Now is a great time to practice communication in daily routines and we can provide you with the tools to help facilitate communication during routines…

Free

Virtual Fantastic Friends

A fun purposeful & social gathering for adults with Down syndrome, their peers and the community. Supports the development of social skills and language through peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. Recommended for Adults 18+. This event is brought to you free by GiGi's Playhouse San Diego. We will have a Bingo…

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Virtual Destination Discovery (All ages) **EVENT CANCELED**

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. For the list of materials for our Purposeful Play Activities see below (45-60…

OT and Feeding Therapy Presentation

MeBe San Diego in collaboration with GiGi’s playhouse is excited to host this informational session regarding pediatric feeding disorders. A feeding disorder is diagnosed when a child consistently refuses or is unable to eat sufficient quantities or varieties of food, resulting in inadequate caloric or nutritional intake. Research has shown that feeding disorders occur in…

Free

Virtual LMNOP (Ages 0-3)

Just a reminder from our LMNOP program lead: "Although it may be tricky for your child to consistently attend to the screen, we can use this time for parent education! Now is a great time to practice communication in daily routines and we can provide you with the tools to help facilitate communication during routines…

Free