Want to ditch those winter blues this season??? Here's how!

Here is a list of super fun places to get you out of the house this winter!! There are tons of indoor play places and activities for you and your kids to enjoy. But here are just a few in our area to keep you from feeling blue this winter.

And don't forget to join us each week for our FREE weekly playgroup!!! We can't wait to meet you :)


Stroller Strides Weekly Playgroups: I personally like this the best!! Each Playgroup is free and directly following Stroller Strides classes. J

Whole Foods @ Easton: First Friday of every month at 10am. Kids Crafts & snacks each week and every other week free coffee!!

Columbus Library (Gahanna): Baby Lap Time or toddle story time from 11:30-12:30 weekly, Monday- Wednesday.

Malls: Shops at Worthington Place offers a play place and eateries & Polaris Fashion Place.

Playgroups at our houses: Jessica Ginter/ Courtney Simmons & Christina Grady all offered to have playgroups and moms meet ups at our homes. We will send out messages on our private, OUR Village Page.

Paid Memberships:

- Gymboree Music & Play

o Location: 1364 Cherry Bottom Road, Columbus 43230

o Cost: Non FIT4MOM Members: $72 per month for once a week members, $99 for unlimited memberships and $50 lifetime initiation fee.

§ FIT4MOM Columbus East Member: NO Lifetime initiation fee ($50 value), $10 off monthly enrollment $62 for once a week members, $89 for unlimited memberships.

o Hours: Class times vary

- Goldfish Swim in Westerville

o Location: 765 Brooksedge Blvd. Westerville, 43081

o Cost: Range $84-$112/ month (varies based on swim class level/age)

§ Family Swim: $5/person (max at $15)

o Hours: Varies based on class times/days

§ Family Swim: Mon-Thurs 12:30-1:30pm

Paid attractions & Cafes:

- Peapod Café

o Location: 4874 Thompson Road, Columbus, 43230

o Cost: Adults/siblings 8 & over- Free, Single Child: $10, 2 kids $6 each, 3 or more $4 each.

o Hours: M/T/W/F: 9:30am-4pm, Th: 9:30am-7:30 pm, Sat: 9:30am-12:30pm

- Piccadilly

o Location: 2501 E Main St. Bexley, 43209

o Cost: Varies by class/program or $5 Happy Hour

o Hours: Varies by class/program or Happy Hour 2pm-5pm

- Art with Anna: Grown up & Me Art (2.5yrs & up)/ Baby & Art (Under 2.5years)

o Location: 420 N. Cassady Ave, Bexley, 43209

o Cost: $15/family for Grown Up & Me Art / $10 Baby & Art

o Hours: 2nd Tuesday of each month 10am – 10:45am / 3rd Wednesday of each month 10-10:30am

Little Bit of a Drive (day or afternoon trip):

- AHA: A hands on learning adventure

o Location: 315 S. Broad St., Lancaster, 43130

o Cost: $6/person, 6 months & under: Free

o Hours: 12-4pm (Nov-Mar)


o Location: 333 West Broad St. Columbus, 43215

o Cost: $15-$20 and under 2 is Free/ Memberships offered

o Hours: Wednesday – Sunday 10am-5pm through 12/17