Resources for All Silver Spring Residents

Downtown Silver Spring eventsIMPACT Silver SpringMontgomery County Gazette & community calendarSilver Spring Historical SocietySilver Spring Penguin - downtown SS online publicationSilver Spring regional services centerSilver Spring Town Center online communitySilver Spring Voice & community calendarYahoo! Local page for Silver SpringYelp reviews for Silver SpringHave I forgotten a great Silver Spring resource? My bad! Please add the URL in the comments, gracias!Thanks for reading A Parent Read more...

List of Resources for Silver Spring Parents

CHILDCARE & PRESCHOOL FINDER - CLICK HERE TO FIND A SCHOOL, CAMP OR PROVIDERResources for Parents - All ages and stages of childrenAutMont - Autism Resources in Montgomery County & the DC Area Adoptions Together - Events for Adopting/Adoptive ParentsAutism resources (links provided by The Ivymount School) DC Metro Mommy DC Urban Moms (and Dads)DC Working MomsMontgomery County parenting resource siteMontgomery County public schools parent academy - events offered weeklyOnesies DC - unique Read more...

Free (or almost free) Activity Providers for Kids

Calendar of current family friendly eventsFree (or almost free) local activity providers for kidsAgricultural History Farm Park in DerwoodBlack Hill Nature Center in BoydsBrookside Gardens Children's ProgramsBrookside Nature Center ProgramsLocust Grove Nature Center in BethesdaMeadowside Nature Center in RockvilleMcCrillis Gardens in BethesdaMontgomery County Community Centers - many have open gyms or indoor play facilitiesMontgomery County College Planetarium - Silver Spring CampusMontgomery County Read more...

List of Moms’ (and Dads’) Groups

Yahoo! Groups for Silver Spring parentsLa Leche LeagueMocha Moms of Silver SpringMoms Group Manual Local Group FinderMOMS (Mothers Offering Mothers Support)Moms Meetup Groups located in Silver SpringMontgomery County Parents of MultiplesPlaygroup message board on DC Urban MomsDC Working Moms message boardDC Virginia Maryland Moms online communitylilaguide Washington, DC online communityKnow of any others? So many parents are searching a community, a support network, you know, pals for their children Read more...

Parent/Child Activity Vendors

Alliance Francaise of Washington - year-round French classes for toddlers - teensAudobon Naturalist Society programs for kids & familiesBounce About Open Gym in Waldorf, MDBlue Heron Wellness yoga & pilates for kidsColor Me Mine Silver SpringCREATE arts centerGlen Echo Park kids' programs & performancesGymboree Silver Spring - first class is freeHoop Ed - Basketball Clinics and Camps for kids kindergarten and upImagination Stage performances & classes for kidsJabberu - foreign language Read more...