Drop-in Programs

NSCR hosts a variety of drop-in programs that are designed to assist the early development of children and provide a networking opportunity for parents, childcare providers and guardians. Search below for a program and location that works for you.




City of North Vancouver
District of North Vancouver
West Vancouver
Man in the Moon songs and story

Man in the Moon is offered for male caregivers at the Lionsgate Rec Centre by the Librarian there and Patricia Asbun from North Shore Community Resource.

Learn songs and meet other families in the community.

register with [email protected]

Dads, Grandfathers, or male caregivers and the Infants they care for. ages 0-12 months

Mother Goose wednesday 1:30-2:30

Join Patricia for songs, a story and an opportunity to visit with other adults.

Learn new and old songs to share with your little one. and have snack!

Patricia can connect you with resources and information from the north shore services available to parents.

email [email protected] to register

Parents, caregivers and the infants they care for. 0-15 months

Mother Goose for Parents and Child

Hello Parents,

Come and join us for singing and a snack on Wednesdays from 1-2pm,  September 13th – November 15th, 2023.

We will learn songs to sing to your little ones and connect with other parents with similar age children and similar challenges raising them.

A snack will be available to enjoy.

Contact [email protected] to register.


For parents and their children ages 0-3.

Circle of Care Playgroup – John Braithwaite Family Centre

Enjoy free play with your child/children, we will have a snack and a circle time at the end of the drop in. A City Librarian will join us once a month to share their resources.

JOIN US IN THE FALL…September 13th 2023 start!

This is a play and learn together playgroup. children must be supervised and we ask that you do not talk or text on your phone while you are with your child.

This is a drop-in program, registration is not required.

If you have any questions please contact, [email protected].

Ages 0-5 with their non-parent caregivers such as childcare providers, grandparents and nannies

Salvation Army Church Mother Goose Tuesdays at 10:30-11:30am (Waitlist)

Parents and children come join us!

Located at the Salvation Army Church on lonsdale and 12th in north vancouver.

NSCR is partnering with the North Shore Ministries to offer a 10 week mother goose

program. Learn songs and stories to share with your little ones. Starting tuesday September 12 to November 14th , 2023

at 10:30-11:30 am, registration is required. Snack is offered

email [email protected] to register for the new fall session.

or call the front desk at 604-985-7138 to leave me a message to register.


Parents and children 0-3
Caregivers with children 0-3