Little Caboose Playgroup

What do we do?

We are a drop-in playgroup for 0 to 3 yr old’s and their parents or caregivers.

Mondays from 9am to 11:30am

Closed:  August and Statutory Holidays

Playgroups are a fun opportunity for children to develop their social and development skills.


What do we have for the children?

  • Creative and education playtime
  • Toys, books, a play kitchen, dress-up clothing, music and large muscle toys (riding, climbing, sliding)
  • A variety of art activities
  • Circle time with stories and music
  • A nutritious snack


What do we have for the parents/caregivers?

  • A friendly place to sit and relax over a cup of coffee or tea and meet new people
  • A place away from the routines of home, where you and your child can play and have fun together
  • Informal parenting support
  • Discussions and research in areas such as parenting, children’s nutrition, children’s health, toilet training, importance of play and physical activity
  • Book, magazines, videos and workshops about childcare and family


What we ask from you at the playgroup.

  • Donations towards the coffee/tea fund
  • Keep sick children at home to avoid passing on infections


Call: 250-833-0164 ext 9, Email:

Location: District Education Support Centre (new school board office), 341 Shuswap St SW, Salmon Arm

Little Caboose Playground