Are you new in town, new to babyhood or just looking for some new playmates for your child (or you)? Then you’ve found a great place to start the search. This list of local moms groups and playgroups should help you find just what you’re looking for. If you have started a group and are looking for new members, send us the details and we’ll add you to this list.
MOPS – First Baptist Church Huntsville
This group for mothers of preschoolers meets on the first and third Monday of the month from 9-11 a.m. at 600 Governor’s Dr.
This MOPs group meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month at Ford’s Chapel UMC (280 Ford’s Chapel Drive, Harvest, 35749). Visit their Facebook page by clicking link above or contact them at email@example.com.
MOPS – The Grove
This group for mothers of preschoolers meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 10 am to noon at The Grove Baptist Church (12300 County Line Road Madison AL 35756).
Moms Groups & Playgroups – Various
Athens-Madison Preschool Playgroup
Athens-Madison Preschool Playgroup is an active, close-knit group of moms and preschool tots in the Athens/Madison area. Meetups include playdates, crafts, trips to the park, holiday parties, and the occasional Moms Night Out.
The Moms of Multiples (MOMs) group meets once a month and is for anyone in the Huntsville area that has twins, triplets or more(!).
Mocha Moms, Inc. is a support group for mothers of color who have chosen not to work full-time outside of the home in order to devote more time to their families and communities. Mocha Moms serves as an advocate for those mothers and encourages the spirit of community activism within its membership. Read Rocket City Mom’s Support Group Spotlight for more information.
The Real Housewives of Alabama
Mostly an online forum but this group does do playdates and mom meetups.
Redstone Military Wives Support Group
This group is on Facebook and is for anyone in the Military or who has a spouse in the military. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moms of Madison Co.
A Meetup based group comprised of self-described “fun, active moms who want to discover all that Madison County has to offer together!” To learn more or join this group, visit their site on Meetup.com (link above).