About Baby Garten Studio Classes
Baby Garten Studio partners with San Diego's best early childhood programs to bring them to Central San Diego!
All sessions allow late joiners at a pro-rated price, where space is available. 
Newborn Development class registration is taken via the drop-down menu below. All others use a "More Info/ Registration" button to link to that partner's website to complete view their class schedule and register. An overview of class times is also available by clicking the "visit calendar" link just below. For specific class questions, use the phone/ email below each class description.

Newborn Development-- Play, Learn, Explore

Newborn- 6 mos.

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Summer 2018
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Sept/ Oct 2018
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Friday Mornings 8:30-9:30am
Summer Session 7/13-8/31, 2018
Cost: $156/  8 weeks (still covers all below topics)
Class 1 – Welcome, Introductions – Adjusting to Parenthood
Class 2 – Dealing with Crying, Sleeping, Eating Issues – HELP!!!
Class 3 – Attachment to & Attunement with our Babies
Class 4 – Temperament/ Styles of Interacting with the Environment
Class 5 - Gross Motor Development Tummy Time/ Infant Massage
Class 6 - Cognitive, Emotional & Social Development – Understanding how Babies Think and Feel
Class 7 - Baby Language: Cooing, Babbling, Imitating; Baby's Development: Ages & Stages Questionnaire
Class 8 - Reflective Parenting & Parenting Styles, Resources for Parents & Babies

Playing, Learning, Exploring is designed to empower parents to connect with their babies through nurturing, observing and learning.  Join Child Development and Behavior Specialist Nancy Cohen and other parents and newborns for this interactive infant class. Part class, part support group, weekly discussions cover anything and everything new parents are concerned about: sleeping and feeding challenges, temperament, attachment, developmental milestones, and coping skills for parents. The classes include group conversation and learning from everyone present. Parents also have the opportunity to support each other and make friends during this very special time in their lives. This small, intimate, relaxing, class is perfect for parents with newborns. The babies will typically nurse, fuss, and sleep through class.
Specific class questions contact Nancy: 619-992-0703

Baby Sign Language-- why wait to communicate?

Early Communication Class for Babies & Toddlers

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Baby Sign Language Basics™  
(6 mos-24 mos)
7 weeks $145 (start in either session)
Session 1-  9/4-10/20
Session 2- 10/23-12/15
(no classes Thanksgiving week)
Baby Sign Language Basics  jump-starts communication long before speech is possible,  through a fun combination of American Sign Language, music, engaging activities for baby, and a weekly parent lesson .  Each week, families will learn 14-20 new signs for both daily routines and for fun things that motivate babies to communicate. Come prepared to learn, have fun, and make new friends!
These are the original classes, with the author of the #1 best selling book, Baby Sign Language Basics!
Specific class questions contact Baby Sign Language Basics  619-987-4834

Nightingale Music

$156 per 8 weeks/ Infant 6-18 mos Toddler 18-36 mos, Preschooler 3--5 yrs
15 classes each week-- click info button & scroll to South Park location to see the schedule


Nightingale Music combines all types of music from traditional nursery songs, to classical, to rock-n-roll with creative movement, games and percussion instrument playing to enhance learning and initiate children into the magical world of music. The multi-sensory class features wonderfully varied manipulatives, puppets, parachute, drums, xylophones, bubbles, as well as an unusual and unending assortment of rhythm instruments, bringing a fresh and new lesson each week!
Enjoy 6 super-fun sessions each year: Spring has Spring, Jungle Jive, Splash Into Summer, Wonderful World of Music, Mother Goose Rock & Rhyme, and Hooray for the Holidays!
Specific class questions contact Nightingale Music  858-488-3244

Are you a bilingual parent looking for a fun way to promote bilingualism in your child?
Or maybe want to take some "baby steps" towards learning Spanish together with your little one?

Spanish Tots

$172 per 8 weeks / age 12 - 36 mos
(click info/ registration for special Early Bird pricing)


In this interactive class specially designed for young toddlers (12-36 mo), children are immersed in the language through music and play with the guidance of their best teacher, you! Parents have the opportunity to bond with their children in their native tongue or learn alongside their little ones. 
Specific class questions Email Marsi