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Bellies to Babies

Bellies to Babies offers tens of thousands of previously loved maternity clothes throughout our two Twin Cities locations and at belliestob.com. Plus, get cash on the spot for selling your items back to us.
Bellies to Babies offers tens of thousands of previously loved maternity clothes throughout our two Twin Cities locations and at belliestob.com. Plus, get cash on the spot for selling your items back to us.

Richfield:
6634 Penn Ave S
612-869-0164
Osseo:
8833 Jefferson Hwy
763-420-1066

Better Beginnings

The Twin Cities' premier day or night in-home postpartum support for families welcoming new babies. Breastfeeding support, postpartum doula care, fourth trimester photography, postpartum massage, placenta encapsulation, and sibling doula support available. 
The Twin Cities' premier day or night in-home postpartum support for families welcoming new babies. Breastfeeding support, postpartum doula care, fourth trimester photography, postpartum massage, placenta encapsulation, and sibling doula support available. 

info@betterbeginningsmn.com
651-747-6954

Child Garden Montessori

Child Garden Montessori serves children from ages 6 weeks to 6 years. For 55 years, we have educated children in beautifully prepared environments. We maintain a low child-to-staff ratio and an on-site chef serving healthy snacks & lunch. Our summers include walks to Loring Park, the Farmer's Market and the Sculpture Garden. Contact us today to set up a tour!
Child Garden Montessori serves children from ages 6 weeks to 6 years. For 55 years, we have educated children in beautifully prepared environments. We maintain a low child-to-staff ratio and an on-site chef serving healthy snacks & lunch. Our summers include walks to Loring Park, the Farmer's Market and the Sculpture Garden. Contact us today to set up a tour!

1601 Laurel Ave

Minneapolis

612-377-1698

Creative Kids Academy

Creative Kids Academy provides exceptional early education for children 6 weeks to 12 years. We are NAEYC and MN Parent aware accredited. Our interactive enrichment programs such as Yoga, Spanish, Karate, Story Telling and Music are all FREE. Visit one of our 9 amazing locations!
Creative Kids Academy provides exceptional early education for children 6 weeks to 12 years. We are NAEYC and MN Parent aware accredited. Our interactive enrichment programs such as Yoga, Spanish, Karate, Story Telling and Music are all FREE. Visit one of our 9 amazing locations!

Anoka, Apple Valley, Centerville, Elk River, Lexington, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Mounds View, Orono

763-360-6730

Dentistry for Children & Adolescents

Our dentists and team members are committed to providing your child with the highest standard of pediatric dental care from birth to age 19. We believe with good home care, regular dental visits and preventive procedures, your child can grow up cavity free.
Our dentists and team members are committed to providing your child with the highest standard of pediatric dental care from birth to age 19. We believe with good home care, regular dental visits and preventive procedures, your child can grow up cavity free.

7373 France Ave S #402
Edina
952-831-4400
14050 Nicollet Ave S #100
Burnsville
952-435-4102
6060 Clearwater Dr #210
Minnetonka
952-932-0920

Especially for Children

For 42 years, Especially for Children has provided high quality, nurturing childcare and play-based education. Our programs foster children’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development. Visit us to meet our caring, qualified teachers and see our programs in action.
For 42 years, Especially for Children has provided high quality, nurturing childcare and play-based education. Our programs foster children’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development. Visit us to meet our caring, qualified teachers and see our programs in action.

Bloomington, Circle Pines, Coon Rapids, Eagan, Eden Prairie, Edina, Inver Grove Heights

952-857-1100

Help Me Grow MN

Young children grow, learn and change all the time. Keep track of the developmental milestones your child reaches. If you have concerns about your child’s development, talk to your doctor or refer your child to Help Me Grow MN.
Young children grow, learn and change all the time. Keep track of the developmental milestones your child reaches. If you have concerns about your child’s development, talk to your doctor or refer your child to Help Me Grow MN.

866-693-4769

Kinderberry Hill Child Development Centers

Highest-quality care and early education with a heartfelt dedication to nurturing intelligence. Our premier programs feature experienced educators, onsite school nurse, a commitment to health/nutrition and a Reggio based custom curriculum designed to fully prepare children for Minnesota public and most prestigious private schools.  FT/PT, infants to pre-K.
Highest-quality care and early education with a heartfelt dedication to nurturing intelligence. Our premier programs feature experienced educators, onsite school nurse, a commitment to health/nutrition and a Reggio based custom curriculum designed to fully prepare children for Minnesota public and most prestigious private schools.  FT/PT, infants to pre-K.

Seven family-owned locations: Downtown Minneapolis, Eden Prairie, Edina, Plymouth, Roseville, St. Paul- Grand Avenue and Woodbury

Landmark Center

St. Paul's historic Landmark Center boasts four FREE museums and galleries showcasing art, music, and history. Families can take part in incredible hands-on musical experiences, amazing wood art interactives and engaging historical exhibits.
St. Paul's historic Landmark Center boasts four FREE museums and galleries showcasing art, music, and history. Families can take part in incredible hands-on musical experiences, amazing wood art interactives and engaging historical exhibits.

75 W 5th St

St. Paul

651-292-3225

MacPhail Center for Music

Serving more than 15,500 students across the state with over 132 different community partnership programs, MacPhail Center for Music is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit that is an influential leader in music therapy, Suzuki Talent Education and early childhood music programming.
Serving more than 15,500 students across the state with over 132 different community partnership programs, MacPhail Center for Music is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit that is an influential leader in music therapy, Suzuki Talent Education and early childhood music programming.

Minneapolis - 501 S. 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55401; Apple Valley - 14750 Cedar Avenue South, Apple Valley, MN 55124; Austin - 1600 8th Ave NW, Austin, MN 55912; Chanhassen - 470 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317; White Bear Lake - 1616 Birch Lake Avenue, White Bear Lake, MN 55110

612-321-0100

Minnesota WIC Program

The Minnesota WIC Program provides nutrition information, breastfeeding support, referrals, and healthy foods to income eligible women (pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum), infants, and children up to the age of 5.
The Minnesota WIC Program provides nutrition information, breastfeeding support, referrals, and healthy foods to income eligible women (pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum), infants, and children up to the age of 5.

For more information or to find a WIC clinic

800-WIC-4030 or 651-201-4404

Mis Amigos Spanish Immersion

Giving Children The World! Serving ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Half- and Full-day options available. Native Spanish speaking teachers. Call or email to schedule a tour today! Parent Aware Highest Rating - 4 stars. NAEYC-accredited.
Giving Children The World! Serving ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Half- and Full-day options available. Native Spanish speaking teachers. Call or email to schedule a tour today! Parent Aware Highest Rating - 4 stars. NAEYC-accredited.

Hopkins: 952-935-5588
Minnetonka: 952-935-5588
St. Paul: 651-728-3261

New Horizon Academy

New Horizon Academy is a MN family-owned company that provides high quality child care and early education. While focusing on developing a healthy sense of self in each child, we also strive to provide your child with the necessary skills to succeed not only in school, but in life.
New Horizon Academy is a MN family-owned company that provides high quality child care and early education. While focusing on developing a healthy sense of self in each child, we also strive to provide your child with the necessary skills to succeed not only in school, but in life.

763-557-1111

Pacifier

An urban baby + kid boutique offering gifts, clothing (up to size 8 years), toys + gear. Shop 4 Twin Cities locations or at pacifierkids.com. Free in-store pickup always available, too.
An urban baby + kid boutique offering gifts, clothing (up to size 8 years), toys + gear. Shop 4 Twin Cities locations or at pacifierkids.com. Free in-store pickup always available, too.

North Loop Minneapolis (flagship):
612-623-8123
Highland Park in St. Paul:
651-330-8747
50th & France in Edina:
952-767-6565
Pacifier City Center Skyway:
612-767-6330

Playworks

Playworks is the South Metro's premier provider of quality child care and family fun. Offering certified teachers, state-of-the-art facilities, and excellent care options. Playworks is a safe and exciting place for your child to play, laugh and learn.
Playworks is the South Metro's premier provider of quality child care and family fun. Offering certified teachers, state-of-the-art facilities, and excellent care options. Playworks is a safe and exciting place for your child to play, laugh and learn.

2200 Trail of Dreams

Prior Lake

952-445-PLAY (7529)   

Pregnancy Postpartum Support MN

Contact Pregnancy Postpartum Support MN’s Helpline if you or someone you care about is struggling as a new parent. Texts, calls and emails are responded to within 24 hours by a trained mental health professional who will help you figure out what resources are best for you. Call or text 612-787-7776 or email PPSMhelpline@gmail.com with any questions.
Contact Pregnancy Postpartum Support MN’s Helpline if you or someone you care about is struggling as a new parent. Texts, calls and emails are responded to within 24 hours by a trained mental health professional who will help you figure out what resources are best for you. Call or text 612-787-7776 or email PPSMhelpline@gmail.com with any questions.

612-787-7776

Rogers Behavioral Health-Minneapolis

Description of organization: Rogers Behavioral Health offers individualized treatment and comprehensive, evidence-based care in a specialty outpatient care setting in Eden Prairie. Programs for children, teens and adults. Treatment for depression/mood disorders, OCD and anxiety disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder and eating disorders.
Description of organization: Rogers Behavioral Health offers individualized treatment and comprehensive, evidence-based care in a specialty outpatient care setting in Eden Prairie. Programs for children, teens and adults. Treatment for depression/mood disorders, OCD and anxiety disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder and eating disorders.

6442 City West Parkway Suite 200

Eden Prairie

844-599-8959
763-318-2800

South Lake Pediatrics

South Lake Pediatrics specializes in providing health care for children from infancy through young adulthood. We offer evening and Saturday appointments as well as the option of easyCARE, a walk-in service for illness and minor injuries. Check us out with a no-charge, “get to know you” visit.
South Lake Pediatrics specializes in providing health care for children from infancy through young adulthood. We offer evening and Saturday appointments as well as the option of easyCARE, a walk-in service for illness and minor injuries. Check us out with a no-charge, “get to know you” visit.

Chaska, Children’s West, Eden Prairie, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth

952-401-8300

St. David’s Center for Children & Family Development

St. David’s Center, a leader in early childhood education and early intervention and treatment. Our Minnetonka Center includes an inclusive preschool, pediatric therapy clinic (speech, OT, feeding therapies), autism center and children’s mental health clinic.
St. David’s Center, a leader in early childhood education and early intervention and treatment. Our Minnetonka Center includes an inclusive preschool, pediatric therapy clinic (speech, OT, feeding therapies), autism center and children’s mental health clinic.

3395 Plymouth Rd

Minnetonka

952-548-8700

St. Paul Ballet

This non-profit, community and pre-professional dance school offers lessons for ages 2-100, for all income levels and abilities! Children ages 7+ perform in two major shows yearly; winter and spring. Birthday parties and drop-in classes available.
This non-profit, community and pre-professional dance school offers lessons for ages 2-100, for all income levels and abilities! Children ages 7+ perform in two major shows yearly; winter and spring. Birthday parties and drop-in classes available.

655 Fairview Ave N

St. Paul

651-690-1588

Stride Rite Rosedale Center

The only Stride Rite store staying open in the Twin Cities area. Locally owned and operated for over 38 years. Come stop by and see us in our new location on the upper level of Rosedale Center, near JCPenney!
Hours: Mon—Sat 10 am—9 pm, Sun 11 am—6 pm.
The only Stride Rite store staying open in the Twin Cities area. Locally owned and operated for over 38 years. Come stop by and see us in our new location on the upper level of Rosedale Center, near JCPenney!
Hours: Mon—Sat 10 am—9 pm, Sun 11 am—6 pm.

1595 Hwy 36 W

Roseville

651-633-6821

The Little Gym

The Bugs program includes a weekly class for children 4-10 months old. This 45-minute class promotes early social and physical skills, while you guide your child in a comfortable space with new friends! Let our Bugs class be the springboard to your child’s life’s adventures.
The Bugs program includes a weekly class for children 4-10 months old. This 45-minute class promotes early social and physical skills, while you guide your child in a comfortable space with new friends! Let our Bugs class be the springboard to your child’s life’s adventures.

8223 Hwy 7

St. Louis Park

952-924-0083

Wildflower Kids

Minneapolis-based, mom-owned online consignment shop dedicated to helping families save and earn money—while promoting sustainability. Save up to 90% off retail when you shop hundreds of top brands. Consign without leaving home—order a Mail-in Bag with prepaid shipping.
Minneapolis-based, mom-owned online consignment shop dedicated to helping families save and earn money—while promoting sustainability. Save up to 90% off retail when you shop hundreds of top brands. Consign without leaving home—order a Mail-in Bag with prepaid shipping.

612-568-1152

Wooddale Academy

Wooddale Academy serves families with children ages 6 weeks to 5 years with full and half-day options. The Academy strives to teach the values of the Christian faith along with the Core Knowledge Sequence curriculum. The Academy provides a solid coherent foundation for later learning in Kindergarten and beyond.
Wooddale Academy serves families with children ages 6 weeks to 5 years with full and half-day options. The Academy strives to teach the values of the Christian faith along with the Core Knowledge Sequence curriculum. The Academy provides a solid coherent foundation for later learning in Kindergarten and beyond.

6630 Shady Oak Rd, Eden Prairie
5532 Wooddale Avenue South, Edina

952-944-3770