Creative Minds Parent & Child Program enriches children through education & interactive activities, including introduction to movement, art, music, story time and free play.

Squeals on Wheels @ Creative Minds

Squeals on Wheels, a traveling petting zoo, will visit Magruder Park on Wednesday, February 27 between 11:00 am and 12:00 Noon. Parents/Guardians interested in learning more about Creative Minds can attend this event with their toddler for FREE. 

There will be two 30-minute time slots (11:00 am - 11:30 am AND 11:30 am - 12:00 noon) to enjoy the petting zoo. Each time slot has a capacity of 30 toddlers with an adult, so please choose your preferred one when you register. There will be a Toddler Gym and Reading Corner open on site between 11:00 am - 12:00 Noon for extra free play time. 


Space is limited, so please use this form to register.


Please contact Verónica at

Winter Session 2019
Tuesday, January 8 - Thursday, March 14, 2019

Registration for the Winter Session 2019 is now CLOSED. Registration for the Spring Session 2019 will open on
 Thursday, March 14, 2019.

Creative Minds Parent & Child Program is a toddler program enriching children through education & interactive activities, including introduction to movement, art, music, story time and free play.

Dates & Times

The program meets every Tuesday, and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m..
  • Winter session 2019 begins on Tuesday, January 8 and concludes on Thursday, March 14, 2019.
  • Spring session 2019 will begin on Tuesday, March 26  and concludes on Thursday, June 6, 2019.
    • No class during the week of April 15, 
The program does not meet on any day that Prince George's County Public Schools are closed.  If schools are on a delay or closed due to inclement weather, the program does not operate.


Each session is  $50 for the first child, and $30 for a second child and any child thereafter.
Payment may be made by credit card, cash, money order, or check made payable to City of Hyattsville. 


Creative Minds meets at the Magruder Park Recreation Center, 3911 Hamilton Street, Hyattsville 20781.

Curious about the program?

Want to check it out? You may stop by anytime for free. Please note the class size is capped at 20 toddlers per session. If the course is full you can visit, but you'll need to wait for the next session to attend. 


For more information on the Creative Minds Parent & Child Program, please contact 

Verónica Rivera-Negrón 

by phone at 301-487-1703 or email.  

Made possible in part through funding provided by the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County.

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