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Resources - Child Activities, Safety, Clubs for Families

American Red Cross (Sonoma, Mendocino, & Lake Counties Chapter)

American Red Cross 80(707) 577-7600

5297 Aero Drive
Santa Rosa CA 95403

Classes in infant and child CPR and first aid. Babysitters training. Food safety and childcare classes that meet state requirements. Disaster prevention, preparation, and response. Fee for some classes and services. Most classes offered in English and Spanish.

Child Parent Institute

CPI 80(707) 585-6108

3650 Standish Avenue
Santa Rosa CA 95407

Kindergym 80Infantgym (crawling-15 mo), kindergym (15-36 mo), and other activities for children. Meet other parents. Classes in English and Spanish. Sliding scale.

Children’s Museum Of Sonoma County

Childrens Museum Of Sonoma County 80(707) 546-4069

1835 W. Steele Lane
Santa Rosa CA 95403

Children’s museum designed to inspire creativity and stimulate curiosity to discover the world through playful exploration of the arts and sciences. Call for hours and fees.

Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County (CAP)

CAP 80

(707) 544-6911

1300 North Dutton Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA  95401    

Services for low-income parents with children ages 0-5.
Playgroups for 3-year olds. Must meet requirements. Spanish spoken.

City of Petaluma

City of Petaluma 80 

Cavanagh Pool

(707) 778-4536 

426 8th Street
Petaluma, CA 94952     

Swimming classes and lessons for pregnant women, infants, and families. Fee.

Petaluma Parks And Recreation

(707) 778-4380 

320 North McDowell Boulevard

Petaluma, CA 94954               

Classes and activities for adults and children 5 and under, including tap and ballet. Fee.

City of Santa Rosa

City of Santa Rosa 80

Finley Aquatic Complex

(707) 543-3760

2060 West College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Swim lessons for children 6 months and older. Recreational swimming for families and other programs. Spanish spoken.

Finley Community Center

(707) 543-3737

2040 West College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Fun fitness activities for young children and families. Free summer programs. Art, music, dance, cooking, kindergym and tiny tots for young children. Fee for some classes. Spanish spoken.

Ridgeway Swim Center

(707) 543-3421

455 Ridgeway Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401 

Swim lessons for children 6 months and older. Recreational swimming for families and other programs. Spanish spoken.

Steele Lane Recreation Center

(707) 543-3282

415 Steele Lane
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Swim lessons for children 6 months and older. Recreational swimming for families and other programs. Spanish spoken.

Early Learning Institute

Early Learning Institute 80

(707) 591-0170

311 Professional Center Drive, Suite 100
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Community playgroups for children 0-5. Spanish spoken.

Healthsource at Kidsake

Healthsource 80

(707) 546-4656

2999 Cleveland Avenue, Suite C
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Health and safety education. American Heart Association training center. Trainings include CPR, Automated External Defibrillator (AED), first aid, and stress management. Programs in first aid and CPR for day care providers and teen babysitters. Spanish spoken.

Ives Pool

Ives Pool 80

(707) 823-8693

7400 Willow Street
Sebastopol, CA 95472

Swimming for adults and kids. Family swim, public swim, and swim lessons. Open all year, 7 days a week. Pool temperature 81 degrees. Spanish and Portuguese spoken.

Parent Voices of Sonoma County

Parent Voices 80

(707) 522-1413 x132

131-A Stony Circle, Suite 300
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Get involved.  Community Child Care Council Led and run by parents who are dedicated to making quality child care accessible and affordable to all families. Dinner and child care is provided at meetings and most events. Spanish spoken. 

Petaluma Mother's Club (PMC)

Petaluma Mothers Club 80

(707) 238-2204 

The Petaluma Mothers' Club is made up of caregivers with children through age five.  The Petaluma Mothers' Club offers playgroups, monthly meeting and special family events for support, education and socializing.

River to Coast Children's Services (RCCS)

River to Coast children's services 80

(707) 869-3613

16300 First Street
Guerneville, CA 95446

Kindergym 80Kindergym, infantgym, and art for kids. Safety events held in West County communities. Car seat safety program, bike rodeos, and car seat safety events. Must meet requirements. Spanish spoken. 

Rohnert Park Recreation Department

Rohnert Park 80

(707) 588-3456

5401 Snyder Lane
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Programs for children (6 months-7 years), adults and families. Swimming classes in the summer for infants and parents. 

Safe Kids Sonoma County

Safe Kids 80

(707) 525-5300 x3264

1165 Montgomery Drive
Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Car seat/booster seat checkups are available by appointment at many police and fire departments and elsewhere. Usually free. Go to website for specific locations and information in English and Spanish. Learn how to choose, install, and use car seats. Learn how to childproof your home or how to properly fasten a bike helmet. 

Santa Rosa Mother's Club

Santa Rosa Mothers Club 80

(707) 525-5902

The Santa Rosa Mothers' Club is a Sonoma-based group that focuses on moms and highlights motherhood.  The mission is to provide an environment where mothers and children can develop friendships and community, exchange information, and have valued opportunities for social interaction with other members, children and families.

Sebastopol Community Cultural Center

Sebastopol Community Culteral Center 80

(707) 823-1511

390 Morris Street
Sebastopol, CA 95472

Kindergym 80Kindergym (6 months-3 years). Classes all year for kids of all ages. Ask about the activities guide for a list of classes and fees.

Sonoma County Family YMCA


(707) 545-9622

1111 College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Offers swimming, recreation, education, day camp, school age child care, trips, youth and young adult programs. 

Sonoma County Mothers of Multiples (SCMOM)

Mothers of Multiples 80

(866) 894-6569

The Sonoma County Mothers of Multiples Club is a group of mothers and fathers of twins and triplets who have come together for support, education, ideas and fun.

Sonoma County Libraries

Sonoma County Library 80 

Books, magazines, and resources for families. Programs for children, special events, and summer reading programs. Call and/or go online for reading and literacy programs and for the library near you. To get a free library card, bring photo identification and proof of address to library and complete application (available in Spanish). Use of library resources is free.


(707) 894-5271

401 North Cloverdale Boulevard
Cloverdale, CA 95425


(707) 887-7654

7050 Covey Road
Forestville, CA 95436 (on El Molino campus)


(707) 869-9004

14107 Armstrong Woods Road
Guerneville, CA 95446


(707) 433-3772

139 Piper Street
Healdsburg, CA 95448


(707) 874-3080

73 Main Street
Occidental, CA 95465


(707) 763-9801

100 Fairgrounds Drive
Petaluma, CA 94952

Rohnert Park-Cotati

(707) 584-9121

6250 Lynne Conde Way
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Santa Rosa - Central

(707) 545-0831

211 E Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Santa Rosa - Northwest

(707) 546-2265

150 Coddingtown Center
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Santa Rosa - Rincon Valley

(707) 537-0162

6959 Montecito Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95409


(707) 823-7691

7140 Bodega Ave.
Sebastopol, CA 95472

Sonoma Valley

(707) 996-5217

755 West Napa Street
Sonoma, CA 95476


(707) 838-1020

9291 Old Redwood Highway, #100
Windsor, CA 95492

Volunteer Center of Sonoma County

Volunteer Center 80

(707) 573-3399

153 Stony Circle, Suite 100
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Promotes volunteerism and strengthens community service efforts in Sonoma County.

Windsor Community Services Department

City of Windsor 80

(707) 838-1260

9291 Old Redwood Highway, Building 300, Suite D
Windsor, CA 95492

Summer camps and cooking, music, tap, and jazz classes for preschoolers. Parent education classes. Fee. Spanish spoken. Scholarships may be available.


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