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jBaby Chicago Meet Ups

Join our jBaby Parent Ambassadors as they host an in-person or virtual gathering. Meet Ups are one-time events that include play dates, crafts and volunteer opportunities. Find one happening near you!

JUF Young Families programming is enriched by the diversity of our participants. We know each family is unique and all are welcome. Please email us at youngfamilies@juf.org if you have any questions or if you require any accommodations to make our programming accessible and welcoming to your family.


Weekend Pop Up Playdate | Northbrook

Sunday, June 26, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Come play at the Bernard Weinger JCC! Meet up with old or new jBaby friends and our jBaby Parent Ambassador for a fun playdate.


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Dr.
No IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

Wagner Farm Play Date

Friday, July 1, 2022 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Cute animals! Fun playgrounds! No admission fee! jBaby friends! This play date has it all. See you there!

Location:
Wagner Farm
1510 Wagner Road
Glenview IL, 60025


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@gmail.com
312-357-4859


Register Online

Parent and Baby City Strolling & Rolling with jBaby

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

We'll meet at a coffee shop on Wednesdays all summer long at 10:00am, grab a drink if you'd like one, and then take a stroll on the 606 or Lakefront Path and catch up. Wear your little or bring a stroller!

Location:
Heritage Outpost
1020 W. Lawrence #1-Lobby of The Lawrence House
Chicago IL, 60640


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jBabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

Clarkson Park Splash Pad Play Date

Friday, July 8, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby for fun at the Clarkson Park Splash Pad! There is a park with a fun play structure if it is not warm enough for the splash pad.




Location:
Clarkson Park
343 Churchill Street
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

jBaby Pop Up Doughnut Playdate | Oak Park

Saturday, July 9, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Our two new Oak Park jBaby ambassadors are excited to host a park playdate at the Randolph Tot Lot. Stop by whenever is convenient for you and your little one! Let's celebrate our Oak Park/River Forest jBaby community with delicious doughnuts and babies!

Location:
Randolph Tot Lot
300 S Grove
Oak Park IL, 60304


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Coffee & Independence Park Play Date

Friday, July 15, 2022 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Fresh air, coffee, and jBaby friends. A perfect way to start the day! Meet up for coffee at Backlot Coffee and then we'll walk over to Independence Park for some playground fun!

Location:
Backlot Coffee
2012 Central Street
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
872-250-0972


Register Online

Parent and Baby City Strolling & Rolling with jBaby

Wednesday, July 20, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

We'll meet at a coffee shop on Wednesdays all summer long at 10:00am, grab a drink if you'd like one, and then take a stroll on the 606 or Lakefront Path and catch up. Wear your little or bring a stroller!

Location:
Ipsento 606
1813 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago IL, 60647


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jBabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

Gillson Park Play Date & Book Swap

Friday, July 29, 2022 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Meet us at the playground at Gillson Park in Evanston for some fun! Bring a (new or gently loved) board book to trade with a friend so everyone goes home with a new book to read!

Location:
Gillson Park
Lake Ave and Michigan Ave
Wilmette IL, 60091


Contact:
Young Families
youngfamilies@juf.org
312-357-4905


Register Online

Parent and Baby City Strolling & Rolling with jBaby

Wednesday, August 3, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

We'll meet at a coffee shop on Wednesdays all summer long at 10:00am, grab a drink if you'd like one, and then take a stroll on the 606 or Lakefront Path and catch up. Wear your little or bring a stroller!

Location:
Heritage Outpost
1020 W. Lawrence #1-Lobby of The Lawrence House
Chicago IL, 60640


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jBabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

Parent and Baby City Strolling & Rolling with jBaby

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

We'll meet at a coffee shop on Wednesdays all summer long at 10:00am, grab a drink if you'd like one, and then take a stroll on the 606 or Lakefront Path and catch up. Wear your little or bring a stroller!

Location:
Ipsento 606
1813 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago IL, 60647


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jBabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

“What a wonderful way to come together as a community and celebrate our traditions with multiple generations.”

PJ Library family