May
5
10:30 AM10:30

Breads Around the World: Tortillas

HECA Play Lab is introducing Breads Around the World Series! This is a parent-child session where you and your child will be introduced to corn tortillas. During this hour, you will be making and tasting this delicious bread while learning about the origin of this bread.

Target age for children: 2 years+

RSVP now for your spot!

$15 per child. 10% off for members

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Apr
29
9:45 AM09:45

Play and Learn Mandarin Chinese Series

Play and learn Mandarin Chinese with us. This is an interactive session where parents and their child(ren) will learn Mandarin Chinese through play. In this series, we will be focusing on colors and numbers and parents will walk away with learning Mandarin Chinese and ways to practice at home with their child(ren). Space is limited so RSVP soon!

Date: April 15, 22, 29 2018

Time: 9:45am-11:30am

Target age: 2-5 years old

Cost:

$50 early bird registration by 03/15

$60 after 03/15

10% off for annual membership members

Course Topics:

- colors

- numbers

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Apr
22
9:45 AM09:45

Play and Learn Mandarin Chinese Series

Play and learn Mandarin Chinese with us. This is an interactive session where parents and their child(ren) will learn Mandarin Chinese through play. In this series, we will be focusing on colors and numbers and parents will walk away with learning Mandarin Chinese and ways to practice at home with their child(ren). Space is limited so RSVP soon!

Date: April 15, 22, 29 2018

Time: 9:45am-11:30am

Target age: 2-5 years old

Cost:

$50 early bird registration by 03/15

$60 after 03/15

10% off for annual membership members

Course Topics:

- colors

- numbers

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Apr
20
5:00 PM17:00

Date Night Drop Off at HECA

Dinner plans? Date night? We are hosting another drop off night at our play space so you may have a couple of hours off or movie and dinner!

Drop off your child(ren) at 5PM so they may enjoy our play lab prior to planned activities (e.g. craft time, dough making, and music time). Puff corn, light food, and juice/milk will be served as part of this event. 

RSVP fast as space is limited! Your child must be older than 2 years of age for this event.

$25 per child for this event

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Apr
15
9:45 AM09:45

Play and Learn Mandarin Chinese Series

Play and learn Mandarin Chinese with us. This is an interactive session where parents and their child(ren) will learn Mandarin Chinese through play. In this series, we will be focusing on colors and numbers and parents will walk away with learning Mandarin Chinese and ways to practice at home with their child(ren). Space is limited so RSVP soon!

Date: April 15, 22, 29 2018

Time: 9:45am-11:30am

Target age: 2-5 years old

Cost:

$50 early bird registration by 03/15

$60 after 03/15

10% off for annual membership members

Course Topics:

- colors

- numbers

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Apr
14
10:30 AM10:30

Bread Around the World- Mantou

HECA Play Lab is introducing Breads Around the World Series! This is a parent-child session where you and your child will be introduced to Mantou: Chinese Steam Bread. During this hour, you will be making and tasting this delicious bread while learning about the origin of this bread. Two flavors will be made: chocolate and strawberry.

Target age for children: 2 years+

RSVP now for your spot!

$15 per child. 10% off for members

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Apr
6
5:00 PM17:00

Date Night Drop Off at HECA

Dinner plans? Date night? We are hosting another drop off night at our play space so you may have a couple of hours off or movie and dinner!

Drop off your child(ren) at 5PM so they may enjoy our play lab prior to planned activities (e.g. craft time, dough making, and music time). Puff corn, light food, and juice/milk will be served as part of this event. 

RSVP fast as space is limited! Your child must be older than 2 years of age for this event.

$25 per child for this event

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Apr
1
11:00 AM11:00

Easter Egg Hunt and Fun

HECA Play Lab is hosting our first annual Easter Egg Hunt and Fun event. Our egg hunt starts promptly at 11AM so stop by with your basket and join us for this family fun! Please RSVP and pre-pay for open admission to help us plan. 

Cost: FREE with open play admission

FREE for annual membership members

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Mar
24
9:30 AM09:30

Let's Paint Our Way Into Spring

It's Spring and daffodil and tulips season! We will explore flowers blooming during this season through acrylics and other mediums. All supplies will be included for this art session.

Cost: $20 per child

10% off for annual membership members

Target Age: 3.5- 8 years

Class Outline: 

9:00- 9:30am     Drop off, check in, open play

9:30- 10:50am    Art session

10:50-11:00am     Clean up and pick up

*** This is a drop-off art event ***

 

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Mar
17
1:00 PM13:00

Mindfulness and Yoga with Kate- March

This song and game based yoga class is a wonderful opportunity to practice mindfulness and yoga with your little one! The class is aimed to ages 2.5 through preschool. The main prerequisite is verbal ability to follow the class. Some 2 year olds love it, some find it tricky to stay with the group mentally. You are welcome to drop in a give it a try if you are on the fence, without committing to the whole series!

Register for this session for $20.00

10% off for annual membership members

Kate is Hatha yoga and family yoga and mindfulness teacher in the Seattle, WA area. She also works with local schools and non-profits, as well as a birth doula. Her teaching style is lighthearted and joyful, welcoming children into mindfulness and yoga practices as a means of expressing themselves and understandings their feelings. You can learn more about her at www.katecausbie.com

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Mar
11
10:00 AM10:00

Play and Learn Mandarin Chinese- Shapes

Play and learn Mandarin Chinese with us. This is an interactive session where parents and their child(ren) will learn Mandarin Chinese through play. In this session, we will be focusing on shapes and parents will walk away with learning Mandarin Chinese and ways to practice at home with their child(ren). Space is limited so RSVP soon!

Date: March 11, 2018

Time: 9:45am-11:30am

Target age: 2-5 years old

Cost: FREE with open play admission

Outline:

Check in

Circle time 

Shape game and practice

Color your shapes

Closing

 

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Feb
24
4:00 PM16:00

FREE EVENT- Kids in Crisis: A Class With Local Counselors

Is your child or teenager struggling with depression?  Do you want to learn how to respond to depression in the event of a mental health crisis situation?  Come learn, engage in dialogue, and ask questions so you will know what to do if your child needs your help.  We will address warning signs, resources, what to expect if your child goes to the hospital, safety, and how to move on from this scary, yet conquerable event as a family.  

This is a free event, but space is limited.  Please RSVP if you plan to attend. This is an Adult ONLY event.

This class will be taught by local licensed mental health counselor associates, Alan Tokosch and Andrew Carnahan.  Both Alan and Andrew received their master's degree from Seattle University's Master of Psychology program.  Alan is a local Ballard adolescent and family counselor, as well as an adolescent therapist at Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital where he works with teenagers facing mental health crisis, trauma, and chronic mental illness.  Andrew, a Fremont youth and family counselor and chemical dependency professional, also works as a school-based counselor for Center for Human Services.  Here he treats middle school aged children through therapy and group work.

Please feel free to learn more about Alan and Andrew at:

www.alantokoschcounseling.com

www.northseattlepsychotherapy.com

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Feb
17
1:00 PM13:00

Mindfulness and Yoga with Kate- Feb

This song and game based yoga class is a wonderful opportunity to practice mindfulness and yoga with your little one! The class is aimed to ages 2.5 through preschool. The main prerequisite is verbal ability to follow the class. Some 2 year olds love it, some find it tricky to stay with the group mentally. You are welcome to drop in a give it a try if you are on the fence, without committing to the whole series!

Register for this session for $20.00 or register for this three-session series for total of $60.00 with a free open play pass!

Kate is Hatha yoga and family yoga and mindfulness teacher in the Seattle, WA area. She also works with local schools and non-profits, as well as a birth doula. Her teaching style is lighthearted and joyful, welcoming children into mindfulness and yoga practices as a means of expressing themselves and understandings their feelings. You can learn more about her at www.katecausbie.com

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Feb
10
4:30 PM16:30

Kids Movie Night

Valentines Day dinner plans? Date night? We are hosting a kids movie night at our play space so you may have a couple of hours off! Our play lab theater will be playing SING starting at 5PM. The movie itself is 1 hour and 54 minutes long but your child(ren) is free to only stay for part of this and enjoy the rest of the play lab if he/she likes.

You may drop off your child(ren) at 4:30PM so they may enjoy our play lab prior to prime time! puff corn, grilled chicken strips, and juice/milk will be served as part of this event. 

RSVP fast as space is limited! Your child must be older than 2 years of age for this event.

$25 per child for this event

 

 

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Jan
26
10:00 AM10:00

Painting with Ice Cubes (10-11AM)

It's more winter fun and join us for this session of ice cube painting! We will be setting up ice cube painting station for your child(ren) and you to create their masterpiece to take home with them. This is a hour of hands on fun, art, and science for you and your child(ren) without having to clean up at your own home!

01/26/2018 Friday from 10AM to 11AM or

01/26/2018 Friday from 2PM-3PM

Event price: $18.50 per child (includes all day open play admissions)

We hope to see you soon!

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Jan
20
10:00 AM10:00

Story Time

Join us each Saturday morning for story time! This week we will be reading Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman. One of many books within the Bear series.

This event is FREE to all paid open admission for the day.

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Jan
14
10:00 AM10:00

Grand Opening Event

Join us on our GRAND OPENING event! HECA Play Lab will officially open for open play and special events on January 14, 2018. Fun and more fun is planned so join us with your families to kick this off with us.

Admission is free for the first 15 people!

General admission for the day is 50% off, second child discount does not apply.

Here is an outline of the fun at this event:

  • Complimentary food and snacks
  • Chair massages
  • Art and Craft activities
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony
  • Drawing for prizes

We will also be giving away 3 one-year membership during our grand opening event. We will see you there in our new play lab! Please help us plan by registering for this event. We would love to make sure we have enough food and activities for everyone! Thank you.

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In preparation for our Grand Opening event this Sunday, here is an outline of the event:

10:00AM Grand Opening Starts
10:30AM First prize Drawing for Annual Pass
11:30AM Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Second Prize drawing
1:30PM Third Prize Drawing
2:00PM “Building a Volcano” activity

There will be free chair massages from 11AM-2PM as well as art stations for your child(ren). We look forward to see you there. 

Please register via www.hecaplaylab.com/events!

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Jan
7
1:00 PM13:00

Winter Wonderland Art and Yoga

Enjoy Wanching’s Yoga and Art classes? HECA Play Lab and Wangching are co-hosting the Winter Wonderland Art and Yoga on January 7th! RSVP by Dec 1st for early bird special (10% off). This is a parent-child event and here is the brief outline of the event:

1:00- 1:30 PM Check-in and play lab fun

1:40- 2:40 PM Creative Art “Winter Wonderland”

2:40- 3:30 PM Kids yoga

$25.00 for this event. Event price includes 1 child and 1 parent/care taker and open play for the day. 

To register for this event, please contact us by completing the event registration form. We look forward to see you soon!

喜歡琬菁的親子瑜珈和美術課嗎? HECA Play Lab 和琬菁一同邀請你們來1月7號的冬季仙境瑜珈和美術日. 

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Dec
17
10:30 AM10:30

Winter solstice- making tang yuan 冬至活動: 一起來做湯圓

During Winter Solstice, it’s an opportunity for Chinese families to come together and enjoy tang yuan. Join us in this art and food event with you and your kid(s) and learn about this cultural tradition!

Event pricing includes 1 adult, material, and open play time during our event time.

$20/child

Here is the outline of this event:
- making of tang yuan (搓湯圓)
- tang yuan art (圓圓貼貼)
- enjoy your tang yuan time (吃湯圓)

Please register for this event by completing the registration form on this site

We hope to see you soon!

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