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Learn & Play Tampa Bay

Virtual Sessions Para Español Aqui

Quality early learning experiences lead to long-term success in school and life. The Glazer Children’s Museum believes in engaging parents, caregivers and children in playful learning opportunities. Learn & Play Tampa Bay classes are offered at no cost to you at sites throughout Hillsborough County. Funding for this program is generously provided by the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County.


  • Weekly In-Person 90-minute Play sessions in community locations
  • Weekly Live-Facilitated Play Sessions to enjoy from home
  • Online Library of curated content for ages 5 and under
  • Songs, stories, and interactive play in English & Spanish
  • Support from compassionate, bilingual educators
  • Time to connect with your child through play

For in-person play sessions, families must register here. After registering, come play in any location. Due to limited capacity at each site, the sign-up process will be based on a First Come, First Served basis. Check your inbox every Wednesday for a sign-up link to our virtual sessions and weekly news updates.

  • Attendance will be capped to maintain physical distancing.  
  • Open Play Locations: Walk-ins welcomed, registration onsite.
  • Masks will be required for all adults & children over age 2. Temperature checks for all participants.
  • Waitlisted families may attend open play locations and/ or virtual live sessions. 
  • Full session? Families may attend another play location and/or virtual live sessions.
  • All in-person sessions are from 10:15am-11:45am



Please follow our Facebook & Instagram for updates on upcoming events near you! Continue the learning with our YouTube Channel!

Brandon Children’s Board Family Resource Center
1271 Kingsway Road, Brandon 33510
Friday: 10:15am-11:45am

Brandon Parks & Recreation
502 E Sadie Street, Brandon 33510
Monday: 10:15am-11:45am

Central Tampa
Central Tampa Children’s Board Family Resource Center
1002 East Palm Avenue, Tampa 33605
Tuesday: 10:15am-11:45am

Egypt Lake
TRIBE Seminole Heights
6111 North Central Avenue, Tampa 33604
Friday: 10:15am-11:45am

Gardenville Parks & Recreation
6219 Symmes Road, Gibsonton 33543
Thursday: 10:15am-11:45am

North Tampa
North Tampa Children’s Board Family Resource Center
116 West Fletcher Avenue, Tampa 33612
Tuesday: 10:15am-11:45am

Plant City
Turkey Creek Recreation Center
5936 Connell Road, Plant City 33567
Monday: 10:15am-11:45am

Ruskin Children’s Board Family Resource Center
3030 East College Avenue, Ruskin 33570
Thursday: 10:15am-11:45am

Temple Terrace
Doretha Wynn Edgecomb Children’s Board Family Resource Center
5892 East Fowler Avenue, Temple Terrace 33617
Wednesday: 10:15am-11:45am

Town n Country
Town n Country Children’s Board Family Resource Center
7520 West Waters Avenue, Suite 8, Tampa 33615
Wednesday: 10:15am-11:45am


Registration is required for access to all our virtual and live content. To register, please complete the registration here. For more information about registration and upcoming locations, please contact Sara Arias-Steele at or 833 GCM PLAY(426 7529)

Participating Children Must

  • Be between the ages of birth to 5 years old
  • Attend with an adult caregiver
  • Have a Hillsborough County address



Funding generously provided by the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County. Inspired by: Children’s Museum of Tacoma. With support from The Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative, Hillsborough Parks and Recreation, Children’s Board Family Resource Center, and the faith-based community.