If you recently had a baby and are looking for things to do with your new infant, you are in luck! We know that being a new mom can be challenging and lonely. For those first few months or that first year, it can be difficult to navigate venturing out of the house with a little one in tow. It can also be extremely challenging to figure out how to entertain your new baby. Lucky for us, if you are in the Auburn-Opelika area, there are plenty of fun things to do with your little ones from birth to 12 months of age! Check out these fun weekly activities below:
Things To Do With Your Baby, From Birth to 12 Months, In the Auburn-Opelika Area
iStroll Auburn-Opelika & Auburn-Opelika Moms Mom Walk and Talk Coffee Stroll: Wednesday 9 AM
Meeting every Wednesday at the Auburn Chick-Fil-A on West Magnolia Ave, this fun walk allows you to get your steps in and meet new moms in the area. Drink some coffee, and chat with other moms while pushing your baby around beautiful Downtown Auburn & Auburn University. This is the perfect excuse to get out of the house. Kids of all ages are welcome to come. Strollers, carriers, new walkers, grandmothers, aunts, babysitters, etc. ALL ARE WELCOME. Learn more here.
Nature Babies at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center: Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM
Get outside with your little one and nurture a love for nature before they can even walk with this fun and hands-on class. Nature Babies is designed to encourage caregivers to take their babies out into the natural world. Nature provides endless ways to interact with your little one from walking trails to multiple sensory activities. Strollers, carriers, new walkers, ect. are welcome! Learn more here.
Opelika Public Library Baby & Me Class: Wednesday 9:30 AM
Auburn Public Library Babies 1st Story Time Class: Wednesday 9:30 AM
Mixing storytime with music and other fun bonding activities, these storytime classes are a fun way to get out of the house and make new friends. Children from birth to 12 months are welcome to join in the fun with their caregivers. Click here to learn more about Auburn Public Library’s Programs & here for Opelika Public Library’s Programs.
Womens Hope Medical Center Breastfeeding Support Group: Tuesdays 5 PM – 6 PM
EAMC Health Center Breastfeeding Support Group: Thursdays 12 PM – 2 PM
Facilitated by lactation consultants, the breastfeeding support group provides a comfortable place for breastfeeding mothers to share ideas as well as seek emotional support. An infant weight scale is available at each session for mothers who wish to track their baby’s weight gain. Learn more here.