Family Music for Babies

Newborn - 12 months

Parental participation is required

Class Times

  • No classes are scheduled for the Fall session, 2021.


    • includes a family packet with CD and parent book for home enrichment.

Babies are innately musical; the first years of life are the most important time for them to live in a loving, music-filled environment. This 30 minute, weekly class is designed for parents and their babies to take together. Class activities will help you learn how to play musically with your baby. Each semester provides a fresh curriculum of songs and activities.

Musical Play Activities:

  • Increase your child’s curiosity about music.

  • Develop listening skills and sense of beat.

  • Establish a foundation for singing and musical thought.

  • Help you form a closer bond with your child.


  • Bouncing and rocking songs.

  • Introduction to basic rhythm instruments.

  • Wiggle and peek-a-boo games.

  • Superb CD recordings by a fine children's choir and outstanding instrumentalists, together with a book describing the activities and games to play with baby.

To register, contact Mary Shelor:


CALL: 217-223-2536

Call or TEXT: 217-653-8240