Best Kids’ Events in the Amelia Island Area: Sept. 22-28

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

It’s our first newsletter since Hurricane Irma, and we hope you are all OK and recovering! If you’re ready to relax and have some fun with your family, we’re here with ideas! This week you can see Peppa Pig LIVE at the Florida Theatre; go to story hour at Fernandina’s beloved book store, The Book Loft; […]

Best Kids’ Events In the Fernandina Area: Sept. 1-7

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can take a Master Gardener’s class on gardening with kids in Yulee, shop incredible deals on kids’ items at Jacksonville’s biggest kids’ consignment sale of the year or go saltwater fishing (no license required!). Learn about all these and more fun events in our Top 10 list below. You can also check […]

So much for kids to do at the 2018 Divas’ Day Out in Fernandina Beach!

Divas' Day Out features all kinds of fun for kids (and adults!) including dress up, entertainment, and fun, all for a great cause. / Photo courtesy of Divas' Day Out face painter Debra Heuskin

Please note: This event was postponed until Feb. 10 due to Hurricane Irma. Kids can dress like divas, get their faces painted, take free tennis lessons, enter to win prizes and watch fascinating entertainment at the 6th annual Divas’ Day Out. This special girly day, in honor of Girl Power 2 Cure’s mission to end […]

Best Kids Events In the Fernandina Area: Aug. 25-31

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can meet Pete the Cat at Fernandina’s library, hear a children’s author read her book at Monkey Barrel, take in the action of a live pro wrestling match in Callahan or see The Lion King performed live in Jax. Learn about all these and more fun events in our Top 10 list below. […]

Free Music and Movement Class Offered For Local Babies and Tots

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This fall, Amelia Baptist Church is offering a free music and movement class for babies up to two years old and their parents, grandparents or caregivers. Join Dr. Christie McCulloch and her own two year old for Praise and Play on Friday mornings at 10 a.m., beginning September 8th. Parents may register online at ameliabaptist.org or contact the church office for more information. […]

Honey Bee Charli Reading and Book Signing at Monkey Barrel Aug. 26

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Monkey Barrel, the beloved kids’ gifts and toy store at Omni Amelia Island Plantation, is hosting a reading with children’s book author Melissa Wilbanks. The storytime, starting at 11 a.m., will include a reading of Wilbank’s book, Honey Bee Charli. The book follows a honey bee, Charli, through an exciting day as she ventured out […]

Best Kids Events In the Fernandina Area: Aug. 18-24

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can attend an eclipse viewing party at Sliders, meet NASA ambassadors who will teach you about the eclipse beforehand at The MOSH, enjoy a kids’ tennis playing bash at Omni Amelia Island Plantation or sign up for Mommy-and-Me gymnastics classes at Fantastic Gymnastics. Learn about all these and more fun events in our […]

Fantastic Gymnastics Offers Mommy-and-Me Gymnastics Lessons in Yulee

One of the first Mommy and Me classes stops wiggling long enough for a group photo at Fantastic Gymnastics. / All photos courtesy of Fantastic Gymnastics.

If you think your toddler is good at gymnastic stunts at home, just wait until Fantastic Gymnastics gets a hold of him or her! For the first time that we know of, the beloved Yulee gymnastics program is offering a Mommy and Me class for kids ages 16 months to 36 months. It’s a great […]

Amelia Island’s Best Family-Friendly Events: Aug. 11-17

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can watch a kids’ movie under the stars in St. Johns Town Center, paint with your toddler in Fernandina or even leave your favorite stuffed animal at a local toy store for a toys-only sleepover. Learn about all these and more fun events in our Top 10 list below. You can also […]

Amelia Island’s Best Family-Friendly Events: Aug. 4-10

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can do your back to school shopping tax-free throughout Florida, run through fields of bubbles in a Bubble Run in Jax, attend a kids’ reading hour at the Book Loft, send your favorite stuffed animal to a toy sleepover at Chick-fil-A or enjoy an end of summer party in Callahan. Learn about all these […]