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Denver Mom Groups: How to Find Mommy Friends in the Denver Area
Find Support Through Motherhood in Denver, Colorado
You've scraped the applesauce from the wall, found a fish stick in your couch and discovered your son's new ability to remove his diaper during a nap. No, you can't call 911.
But, you can find a good mommy friend to vent with and share your motherhood journey. You might make new friends through moms groups and playgroups. If you live in the Denver area, there are several moms groups to choose from. Here are a few moms group in Denver to consider.
One great option for Denver moms is Mod Moms. (It stands for Moms of Denver.) It has been serving the Denver area since 2007. It strives to "develop social, supportive and educational opportunities for growing families in the Denver area." They offer a variety of play groups for all ages, community play dates, family picnics, moms' night out events and much more. Check out their website here for complete information on their group and programs.
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One fantastic moms' group serving the Denver area is MOPS. It stands for "Mothers of Preschoolers" and is essentially a Christian based support group for moms. There are currently about eight groups in the Denver area. There's groups in Englewood, Aurora, and Greenwood Village.
Most groups meet twice a month. MOPS meetings usually have a guest speaker and a discussion time. Sometimes there is a craft, game time, or just a time to socialize and celebrate milestones. It is a great way to meet other moms and find encouragement through motherhood. To locate the MOPS group closest to you, please visit the website here.
Moms Club of Denver
Another option for finding friends in the Denver area is through Moms club. They offer play dates, field trips, moms night out events and much more. To learn more about Moms Club of Denver and to join, check out their website here. It does cost a small fee to join.
Local Denver Playgroups
There are several playgroups in the Denver area that would be thrilled to have your participation. These groups meet often to play at a park, go to library story time, etc. Some even have mom's night out activities, holiday parties, and more. Visit the meetup.com website here to find one. If you aren't sure what playgroups are about, please read, "What are Playgroups Like?"
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Mocha Moms of Denver
Another great mom's support group in Denver is Mocha Moms. It is "for mothers of color who have chosen not to work full-time outside the home" and encourages community involvement. All moms are welcome to join. For more details on Mocha Moms of Denver, check out their website here.
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La Leche League
Are you a breastfeeding mother? Or, are you pregnant and planning to breastfeed? You might consider joining a La Leche League in Denver. You'll make new friends that you have lots in common with and find support with breastfeeding issues. Check out this link here for full details. If you're curious as to what happens at La Leche League meetings, please read "What are La Leche League Meetings Like?"
These are just a few moms group serving the Denver community. Don't forget there are many online support groups for moms. One to try is www.cafemom.com.
For additional parenting advice, please read, "Indoor Playdate Ideas for 5 to 6 Year Old Boys" and "20 Fun Activities to Do With Toddlers." If you are a single mom, check out "How to Find Support as a Single Mom" for resources.