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We have pioneered a natural living community center for families in Spokane, WA, since 2012 when we opened Bella Cova. Today, we are still dedicated to nurturing and empowering young families with quality parenting resources, quality early education, outstanding green-friendly and sustainable living products, and rebuilding the village mentality in our community! 

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(509) 624-NEST (6378)
spokanenest@gmail.com
3324 S. Grand Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99203

Our Nest Summer Session 2019 runs:

 

June 17th - July 25th

Mondays - Thursdays

9:30am - 3:00pm

*see registration below to choose your weekly schedule

All registrations include a Nest drawstring bag, all materials for classes. Sibling discounts and scholarships available. Contact spokanenest@gmail.com or (509)624-NEST (6378) for more info.

MUSIC TOGETHER

"It's like an itty, bitty, Woodstock!"45min of family music classes full of world music, instrument play, movement and singing from our Summer "Banjo" Favorites collection. Birth - 5yrs w/parent. M-Th 9:30am-10:15am. You may register for this class independently ($70-$105) below or at www.musictogetherspokane.com

ARTS & CRAFTING

Join our Nest Community of families in creating nature-inspired summer crafts and instrument making (age-appropriate). All supplies will be provided.

2 - 11yrs w/parent. M-Th 10:30-11:30am. Passes available independently below:

SUZUKI VIOLIN

The Suzuki Method encourages children to begin learning instruments at a very young age, and encourages frequent playing in groups in a more natural and enjoyable setting. Introducing the violin! Collaboration and mutual encouragement for those of every ability and every level!

5 - 11yrs parent optional. Th 10:30-11:30am. Passes available independently below:

NEST NATURE EXPLORERS

Giving children rich experiences exploring under the trees, digging in the dirt, running in the sunshine and splashing in the mud, we hope to impart deep family connections to the earth in our classes. Creating a community of adults and children learning and experiencing the wonder of nature together.

Birth - 11yrs w/parent. M & W 1:30pm-3:00pm. Passes available independently below:

LEGO BUILDERS

To become a Lego Master Builder, you'll generally need to: Be imaginative and have a creative flair (in other words, don't follow the instructions on the box). Be passionate about the Lego brick in all its shapes and forms. Be a team player. Join our class lead by a true Master Builder this summer for fun, themed days and Lego exploration!

6 - 11yrs parent optional. M & T  9:30am-11:30am. Passes available independently below:

KID'S YOGA

Join us for a fun class designed to teach your littles how to move with purpose and breathe through th wiggles and giggles! This class will teach traditional yoga poses, calming techniques, and other yoga exercises to promote creativity, kindness and community.  3 - 11yrs parent optional.  Th 9:30am-10:30am, You may register for this class independently below.

BEtween YOGA WORKSHOP

Your 9 to 13 year old needs the tools to navigate the physical, social, and emotional challenges that arise with adolescence. We'll weave Yoga practice and Yogic philosophy, Mindfulness and Meditation tools, discussions, small "homework" experiments, connection with family and community, and art projects. Classes will help to establish a community of peers, and encourage a stronger bond with parents, grandparents, siblings, and extended family and friends.

9 - 13yrs w/out parents.  M-F 1:00pm-2:30pm *This workshop runs only June 17th -21st. The entire 5 day workshop may be purchased independently ($60) at www.neelysyoga.com/class-registration

SUMMER SESSION SCHEDULE

June 17th - July 25th

Mondays - Thursdays

Activity Hours: 9:30am - 3:00pm 

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ALL CLASSES

MONDAYS

9:30-10:15am     Music Together (0-5yrs w/parent)

9:30-11:30am     Lego Builders (6-11yrs parent opt.)

10:30am-12pm  Arts & Crafting (2-11yrs parent opt.)

10am-11:30am   Porch Talk- LIFE AFTER BABY

11:30am-1pm      Open Shop n' Play Hours (free)

12:30-1:30pm     Picnic under the Birch Tree (BYOP)

1-2:30pm              BEtween Workshop* (9-13yrs no parent)

                                 *June 17th-21st only

TUESDAYS

9:30-10:15am     Music Together (0-5yrs w/parent)

9:30-11:30am     Lego Builders (6-11yrs parent opt.)

10:30am-12pm  Arts & Crafting (2-11yrs parent opt.)

10am-11:30am   Porch Talk- MINDFUL MAMAS (free)

11:30am-1pm      Open Shop n' Play Hours (free)

12:30-1:30pm     Picnic under the Birch Tree (BYOP)

1-2:30pm             BEtween Workshop* (9-13yrs no parent)

                                 *June 17th-21st only

WEDNESDAYS

9:30-10:15am     Music Together (0-5yrs w/parent)

10:30am-12pm   Arts & Crafting (2-11yrs parent opt.)

10am-11:30am   PT- CONNECTION-BASED VILLAGE (free)

11:30am-1pm      Open Shop n' Play Hours (free)

12:30-1:30pm     Picnic under the Birch Tree (BYOP)

1-2:30pm              BEtween Workshop* (9-13yrs no parent)

                                 *June 17th-21st only

1:30-3pm              Nature Explorers (0-11yrs w/ parent)

THURSDAYS

9:30-10:15am     Music Together (0-5yrs w/parent) 

9:30-10:15am     Kid's Yoga (3yrs-11yrs parent opt.)

10:30-11:30am   Suzuki Violin (5-11yrs parent opt.)

10:30am-12pm  Arts & Crafting (2-11yrs parent opt.)

10am-11:30am   Porch Talk- Daddy Dudes (FREE) 

                           +  BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT (FREE)

11:30am-3pm      Open Shop n' Play Hours (free)

12:30-1:30pm     Picnic under the Birch Tree (BYOP)

1-2:30pm              BEtween Workshop* (9-13yrs no parent)

                                 *June 17th-21st only

Each week, your child's Summer Pass includes:

One MUSIC class (Music Together or Suzuki Violin Group)

One ART/CREATE class (Arts & Crafting or Lego Builders)

One YOGA class (Kid's Yoga or BEtween Yoga Workshop)

One NATURE class (Nest Nature Explorers)

Unlimited PORCH TALKS

Unlimited OPEN SHOP & PLAY

MONDAYS: Life After BabyTUESDAYS: Mindful MamasWEDNESDAYS: Connection-Based Parenting VillageTHURSDAYS: Daddy Dudes + Breastfeeding Support

Porch Talks

Chat w/ adults while kiddos play in contained porch and "Free Range Child" zone or are attending one of our Summer Session activities, shop in Bella Cova + The Coffee "Dough-Joe" will be serving delicious coffee and doughnuts for purchase! 

10:00 - 11:30am FREE at The Nest

Mondays - Thursdays

June 17th - July 25th