The sun’s out, so that means the kids are out…out of school that is. There are many different free events happening around Albuquerque and surrounding areas to keep your kids entertained over summer break.
Nusenda Credit Union and New Mexico True have teamed up to provide the 2018 FREE Summer Fun Tour for the whole family. The tour includes free access to Explora, Meow Wolf, ABQ Biopark & Zoo, Hinkle Family Fun Center and the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History. Click the link below to see all the dates and details to take advantage of the free family events: https://1003thepeak.iheart.com/calendar/event/5aec9b0ed96ca7eda78a9141/
The Albuquerque and Bernalillo County public libraries have a great Museum Discovery Pass Program. If you are a library card holder, you are allowed to check out passes to go explore all the museums around the state. Some of the museum passes include the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, Unser Racing Museum and the New Mexico family pass. Click here to learn more about this program and save a little money: https://abqlibrary.org/museumpass.
What’s next after the kids have enjoyed a free event? They are going to be hungry. The Bernalillo County Health and Social Services department provides free, nutritious lunches during the summer months. From May 30 until August 4, children aged one through 18 can receive a free lunch and enjoy it at the site where it is distributed. Learn more about the free lunch program and where lunches are distributed: https://www.bernco.gov/community-services/summer-lunch-program.aspx.
If you would like to have some one-on-one time with your infant, Labor of Love has something for you! Labor of Love provides free mommy and me yoga classes for your newborn. This is a great time to work on your health and bond with the newest member of your family. Some of the benefits of yoga for mommy and baby include helping ease digestion problems for both mom and baby, better sleep for mom and baby, and connecting with other mommies. Learn more about the FREE Mommy & Me Yoga classes and register to take advantage of the FREE classes offered.
• Mommy & Me Yoga //www.lovelace.com/news/blog/mom-and-baby-yoga-classes-offer-unique...
• Register at //www.lovelace.com/about/community-education
Taking advantage of these free events over the summer will help ease some of the stress moms often struggle with when kids are home for the summer.
As always, Labor of Love is here for your family, whether you need assistance finding a provider or insurance, or connections to community resources. Call us today at 727.7677.
By Brianna Castillo