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Beginning December 13th & running through December 24th, you will have 12 chances to win an experience at 12 of our favorite local kid-friendly hot spots! Get all the details on our "12 Days of Kidsmas Giveaways" page here!



FREE Group Swim Lessons at the Darien YMCA!

***this giveaway is now closed*** Exclusive to Busy Little Bee followers only! Get ready for your little one to make a splash with our next giveaway! To kick off open enrollment for the Darien YMCA’s winter session, we are giving away one FREE 12-week session of group swim lessons for preschool or school-aged children to one lucky follower! From beginners using flotation devices to more advanced swimmers focused on stroke refinement, the swim program at the Darien YMCA offers something for every member of your family! The winter session begins Monday, 11/27 & runs until Sunday, 3/4. We are undoubtedly most excited about the swim program, but the Darien YMCA also offers a great selection of gymnastics & soccer classes for preschoolers. Check the links below for all program details and schedules:




How to win: Anyone who subscribes to the Busy Little Bee newsletter, follows us on Instagram, or likes us on Facebook, is eligible to win. Follow us on all 3 and you have triple the chances of winning!

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Contest closes at 11:59pm EST on Monday, 11/20/17 & the winner will be announced on Tuesday, 11/21/17. Only group swim lessons are included (Gym & Swim is excluded).



FREE songs for seeds Winter Semester!

***this giveaway is now closed*** The Winter Semester at songs for seeds is open for registration & to celebrate we are giving away a FREE WINTER SEMESTER (plus 2 additional discounts that everyone can use)! Returning to Darien following the success of its Fall Semester, this New York Magazine named “Best Kids Music Class” has extended its schedule to offer classes on Wednesdays & Thursdays, with 6 times to choose from. Each session runs for 12 weeks (w/ 2 makeups!) and is priced right in-line with other local music programs. Register before 11/12 & receive $25 off! Plus, Busy Little Bee followers automatically receive an additional 10% off (simply email for a promo code when you are ready to register)! Anyone who subscribes to the Busy Little Bee newsletter, or follows us on Instagram or Facebook, is eligible to win the FREE SEMESTER! Follow us on all 3 and you have triple the chances of winning:

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For additional program information and schedule details, check out the songs for seeds page HERE. The winner will be announced Wednesday, November 1st. Good luck!