Sarah is the owner and dreamer behind the business. She came up with the idea 13 years ago after having her first baby. Since then she has moved to Peterborough, had more children, and became an Early Childhood Educator at Fleming College as well as a Trained Birth and Postpartum Doula. Sarah can often be found chatting with parents, working in her office, or facilitating classes.
Sonja puts her heart and soul into the cafe. She teaches many classes and is a huge supporter to Sarah and the team. She is a Registered Yoga and Meditation Teacher (500 hour), Core Confidence Specialist trained with Bellies Inc., Postpartum Doula, La Leche League Leader and Certified Infant massage instructor. Sonja is a mother of three and a former behaviour therapist. Check out Sonja's business, Rooted Lavender, through this she provides private yoga and behavioural consults.
Janet (Sarah's mom) and Cheryl (her Aunt) helped Sarah open the business and continue to support running things. You can find them making coffee, cleaning toys, and generally maintaining the space! It truly is a family run business.
Ashley is an Early Childhood Educator with Fitness and Health Promotion & Recreation and Leisure Service Certificates . Ashley is a dedicated mom of 4 and aspiring health and wellness enthusiast who hopes to make a difference in the lives of families in our community. Ashley is our coordinator and special project management/program facilitator and keeps the place organized and running smoothly!
Play Café serves families in Peterborough Ontario and surrounding area. Play Café builds and strengthens connections within families and the community. Play Café delivers a wide range of programs to help families achieve their highest quality of life through classes and workshops that promote creativity, mindfulness, and
overall well-being. Play Café will continue to develop skills, knowledge, and partnerships through professional development and networking to guarantee the highest quality of services.