Parent & Child Classes


Green Meadow offers weekly Parent & Child/Infant playgroups in a private school setting, providing parents with an opportunity to learn more about the principles of Waldorf Early Childhood education and how they can be applied in the home. The atmosphere is one of warm and supportive companionship with other families, facilitated by a Waldorf educator to form a beautiful experience for both parents and children.

Children come to…

  • Explore a child-friendly environment that challenges and nurtures, with simple play materials.
  • Delight in special attention given to support their unfolding interests, motor abilities, and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience social interaction in play that stimulates their speech and language development.
  • Engage with other children at their stage of development, while developing social capacities.

Parents come and…

  • Experience an environment that encourages the valuable exchange of ideas and information. 
  • Explore the value of observation in seeing and understanding what their children are doing and how they are learning as they play.
  • Delight in the joy of sharing songs and games with their children that support speech and language development.
  • Meet other parents and find a community of sharing and support.
  • Discover new tips for parenting and caregiving.


Summer Session 2017

Parent & Child Classes for Parents and Toddlers aged 1-2 years

A. Wednesday from 8:45am-10:15am($150 for five weeks)

June 21, 28 * July 5, 12, 19


Parent & Child Classes for Parents and Infants aged 3-12 months

B. Wednesday from 11:00-12:30pm ($150 for five weeks)

June 21, 28 * July 5, 12, 19


Parent & Child Classes for Parents and Preschoolers aged 2-3 years

C. Thursday from 8:45-10:45am ($200 for five weeks)

June 22, 29 * July 6, 13, 20


Spaces fill quickly: register today!


further questions and registration

Please contact Hiromi Niwa, Parent & Child Teacher, at 845.356.2514 x107.