Mommy and Me Classes to Enjoy with Your Little Ones

Connect with your little one while participating in activities that are ideal for both parent and child, from bonding through movement to music and more.

It’s no secret that welcoming a new child into your life can change your entire world. From new routines and responsibilities to schedule changes and all the emotions that come with adding a new member to the family, it may feel like your life will never return to the way it once was. However, all these changes don’t mean that your old hobbies and interests need to grind to a halt.

These Mommy & Me classes around metro Detroit are the perfect way to bond with your little one while pursuing your own interests and hobbies. Don’t let the name fool you — parents of all genders are welcome to join in the fun! Your child will love getting to participate in an activity with their favorite role model (you!) 

Ready to find the best class for you and your kiddo? Check out these Mommy & Me classes offered around metro Detroit and Ann Arbor. 

If your little one isn’t ready for a structured class, consider these options in our roundup of fun things to do with babies in southeast Michigan

Macomb 

Baby Swim Lessons 

The instructors at Goldfish Swim Schools say it’s never too early to introduce your child to the water! Swim students ages 4-35 months and their caregivers will learn about water safety while they bond and build trust with each other. The 30-minute class will also help your child develop balance and coordination. 

Dance with Me

This introductory dance class is designed for little walkers up to 2.5 years old and their caregivers. Kiddos will bond with their parent, play with other children and practice their listening skills, all while learning the basics of movement and dance.  

Parent & Tot Gymnastics Class

Jump, tumble and roll with your kiddo. Guide your child and connect with them while they learn the basics of gymnastics, including balancing, climbing and practicing motor skills. Plus, they’ll get to socialize with other tiny tumblers and you can meet fellow parents who love to move. 

Oakland

Baby Swim Lessons 

Swim students ages 4-35 months and their caregivers will learn about water safety while they bond and build trust with each other. The 30-minute class will also help your child develop balance and coordination. 

Kindermusik Classes

Connect with your child through music as they explore and react to new sounds. Parents and caregivers will learn bonding techniques they can use to heighten their connection with their child. 

Mommy & Buddha Baby Yoga

Strengthen and stretch your body while strengthening your connection with your baby through physical touch. Ideal for parents of 2- to 9-month-olds, this yoga class will guide parent and child through a series of simple to challenging poses that allow you to interact with each other. Plus, you’ll connect with other parents with an interest in yoga and fitness. 

Mommy & Me Yoga

This 60-minute class taught by Happy Baby Yoga is designed for postpartum moms looking to ease back into exercise. In addition to movements that connect mom and baby both physically and emotionally, children as young as 6 weeks old are welcome to crawl and roam free, allowing mom to focus on her exercise knowing her child is safe. 

Music Together Class

Motor City Music Together knows that the power of music is strongest when we share it with loved ones. The 10-week classes full of singing and dancing are designed to let kids from 0-5 explore music through play with their caregivers. Sign up for their spring “Maracas” session, which includes indoor and outdoor classes. 

Washtenaw

Baby Swim Lessons 

The instructors at Goldfish Swim Schools say it’s never too early to introduce your child to the water! Swim students ages 4-35 months and their caregivers will learn about water safety while they bond and build trust with each other. The 30-minute class will also help your child develop balance and coordination. 

Wayne

Baby Swim Lessons 

Swim students ages 4-35 months and their caregivers will learn about water safety while they bond and build trust with each other. The 30-minute class will also help your child develop balance and coordination. 

Kindermusik Classes

Connect with your child through music as they explore and react to new sounds. Parents and caregivers will learn bonding techniques they can use to heighten their connection with their child. 

Music Together Class

Motor City Music Together knows that the power of music is strongest when we share it with loved ones. The 10-week classes full of singing and dancing are designed to let kids from 0-5 explore music through play with their caregivers. Sign up for their spring “Maracas” session, or check their calendar for upcoming outdoor sessions this summer. 

Parent & Tot Swim Lessons

Designed for little swimmers ages 4 to 30 months old, the Parent & Tot swim lessons at Aqua-Tots will help your child adjust to water and learn safe practices. Parents will gain confidence handling their child in the water and have the opportunity to bond in a unique way with their toddler.


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Nikki Roberts
Nikki Roberts
Nikki Roberts is the assistant editor on the Metro Parent team. She is always on the lookout for the coolest and trendiest new attractions, restaurants and events for metro Detroit families. Her newsletters, online family guides and exciting digital content keep families informed on all the latest happenings around town.

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