getting moms out of the house since 2008
Modern Mama

Spruce Grove/Stony Plain

Upcoming Events

We offer everything from parenting workshops, social tot programs, playgroup formation events to beauty and shopping days. Join us and get to know moms from around your community. Showing the Spruce Grove and Stony Plain moms the best of our community, with baby in tow!

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Sep
17
Wed
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area

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Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms and tots in the Spruce Grove & Edmonton area. If you are a super mama and have more then one baby in tow message me directly and we can figure out pricing for you and all your little ones. All activities are safe for your babies from 0-2 years old. The schedule is as follows:

September 17 (10:30am): Visit to the Valley Zoo- I will be bringing treats for all tots and mamas but make sure to pack a picnic lunch and we can explore all afternoon

September 24 (10:30am): Private swimming lesson at the Tri Leisure

October 1 (10:30am): Crafts at Crock-A-Doodle in Spruce Grove-Lori has promised a tot friendly craft (all paint is non toxic and washes out of clothes) that you will get to take home.

October 8 (1:00 pm): Stars & Strollers movie at WEM and Mall strolling afterwards

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Sep
24
Wed
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area

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Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms and tots in the Spruce Grove & Edmonton area. If you are a super mama and have more then one baby in tow message me directly and we can figure out pricing for you and all your little ones. All activities are safe for your babies from 0-2 years old. The schedule is as follows:

September 17 (10:30am): Visit to the Valley Zoo- I will be bringing treats for all tots and mamas but make sure to pack a picnic lunch and we can explore all afternoon

September 24 (10:30am): Private swimming lesson at the Tri Leisure

October 1 (10:30am): Crafts at Crock-A-Doodle in Spruce Grove-Lori has promised a tot friendly craft (all paint is non toxic and washes out of clothes) that you will get to take home.

October 8 (1:00 pm): Stars & Strollers movie at WEM and Mall strolling afterwards

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Sep
30
Tue
Mama Needs a Babysitter | West/South West @ Cafe O'Play
Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

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Do you need an occasional babysitter? Come out to Cafe O’Play to meet local babysitters and enjoy some snacks and refreshments.

All babysitters in attendance:

  • are experienced with child care and some hold safety certifications
  • are able to provide their own transportation (public transit included)
  • are willing to travel within West/South West Edmonton.
  • are over 15 years of age
  • range from high school students to university students, child care workers or full-time nannies
  • want occasional sitting (particularly evening/weekend/summer hours)

What’s included:

  • information sheet/resume for each babysitter in attendance
  • ‘How to Hire a Babysitter’ article
  • at-home ‘for the sitter’ reference sheet
  • refreshments and a fun social night out with other moms
  • face to face casual interviews with all babysitters

Children are welcome, we understand that you’re trying to find a babysitter. Note however, that nanny service is not available at this event.

There are typically between 5-10 babysitters in attendance.

What is not included: (Please read!)

  • no pre-screening or reference checks
  • Modern Mama assumes NO liability for hiring and working with any Babysitter met at the event
  • no set wages were agreed upon, it is up to you and your babysitter to agree on an hourly rate
  • Modern Mama is not an agency, we do not provide ongoing referrals to babysitters

Please Note that this event is about meeting sitters face to face, and it is just as important for the sitters to meet you, as it is for you to meet them, so please understand that we cannot send you sitter information if you are not attending in person.

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Oct
1
Wed
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area

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Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms and tots in the Spruce Grove & Edmonton area. If you are a super mama and have more then one baby in tow message me directly and we can figure out pricing for you and all your little ones. All activities are safe for your babies from 0-2 years old. The schedule is as follows:

September 17 (10:30am): Visit to the Valley Zoo- I will be bringing treats for all tots and mamas but make sure to pack a picnic lunch and we can explore all afternoon

September 24 (10:30am): Private swimming lesson at the Tri Leisure

October 1 (10:30am): Crafts at Crock-A-Doodle in Spruce Grove-Lori has promised a tot friendly craft (all paint is non toxic and washes out of clothes) that you will get to take home.

October 8 (1:00 pm): Stars & Strollers movie at WEM and Mall strolling afterwards

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Oct
7
Tue
Mama Needs a Babysitter in Spruce Grove and Stony Plain @ Shotz Family Sports Lounge
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mama Needs a Babysitter in Spruce Grove and Stony Plain @ Shotz Family Sports Lounge | Spruce Grove | Alberta | Canada

*Cancelled-Please check back for new date!

Have an appointment or a date night and need a babysitter? Come join us for Mama Needs a Babysitter on October 7 at Shotz Family Sports Lounge (located on the 2nd floor in the Tri Leisure Center) and meet some of your local babysitters. Bring your spouse and your kids and enjoy some snacks and refreshments while you mingle. Typically there will be 5-10 babysitters in attendance and you can expect that most babysitters will have:

  • Previous childcare experience
  • First aid or babysitter course certification
  • Are willing to travel in the Spruce Grove and Stony Plain area
  • Have their own method of transportation
  • Availability on evenings and weekends

What`s included in your ticket:

  • Information sheet for each babysitter in attendance
  • `How to Hire a Babysitter` document
  • Snacks and refreshments
  • Chance to meet local babysitters face to face

*IMPORTANT* What is NOT included:

  • No nanny service will be available at this event
  • Babysitters will not be pre screened and references will not be checked prior to attendance
  • Modern Mama assumes NO liability for hiring and working with any Babysitter met at the event
  • no set wages were agreed upon, it is up to you and your babysitter to agree on an hourly rate
  • Modern Mama is not an agency, we do not provide ongoing referrals to babysitters

 

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Upcoming Events

Sep
17
Wed
10:30 am Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms[...]
Sep
24
Wed
10:30 am Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms[...]
Sep
30
Tue
7:30 pm Mama Needs a Babysitter | West/S... @ Cafe O'Play
Mama Needs a Babysitter | West/S... @ Cafe O'Play
Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Mama Needs a Babysitter | West/South West @ Cafe O'Play
Do you need an occasional babysitter? Come out to Cafe O’Play to meet local babysitters and enjoy some snacks and refreshments. All babysitters in attendance: are experienced with child care and some hold safety certifications are[...]
Oct
1
Wed
10:30 am Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms[...]
Oct
7
Tue
7:00 pm Mama Needs a Babysitter in Spruc... @ Shotz Family Sports Lounge
Mama Needs a Babysitter in Spruc... @ Shotz Family Sports Lounge
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mama Needs a Babysitter in Spruce Grove and Stony Plain @ Shotz Family Sports Lounge | Spruce Grove | Alberta | Canada
*Cancelled-Please check back for new date! Have an appointment or a date night and need a babysitter? Come join us for Mama Needs a Babysitter on October 7 at Shotz Family Sports Lounge (located on[...]
Oct
8
Wed
10:30 am Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am – Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm
Fall Social Tots @ Spruce Grove & Edmonton Area
Join me and my baby as we enjoy some mommy and me time before the first snowfall! Each week every Wednesday starting September 17, we will be trying out a different activity available for moms[...]
Oct
22
Wed
9:30 am October Mini Mixer @ Image School of Dance
October Mini Mixer @ Image School of Dance
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
October Mini Mixer @ Image School of Dance | Spruce Grove | Alberta | Canada
Image School of Dance has been operating in the Spruce Grove/Stony Plain area for 17 years and April, the director, has been with the school for all 18 seasons! April and Miss Geneva have been[...]

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