Join a Special Interest group!
GGMG has revolutionized the way we create groups. You can now join a Special Interest Group online. (They are not created at the Monthly Playgroup Formation Events). Just browse the groups below and click on the one you would like to join. You will then be asked to login to BigTent and continue the registration process. Once you have joined a group, you can access it in BigTent by going to 'my groups' and choosing the name of your new group. You can join as many groups as you would like.

Categories
Neighborhood Meetups
Excercise Groups
Food-Related Groups
Language and Culture Groups
Miscellaneous

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NEW Procedure for Forming GGMG Special Interest Subgroups:
Individuals who would like to form a special interest group must first set up their group on one of the following platforms:

  1. Facebook
  2. Google
  3. Yahoo!

After setting up your group, please fill out this Special Interest Group Request Form and email it to playgroups@ggmg.org for approval. A link to your special interest group will be listed on the Special Interest Groups page for other GGMG members to join.

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Special Interest Group Name Description
Neighborhood Meetups
Neighborhood Meetups - Glen Park & Bernal For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park in the following neighborhoods: Glen Park, Bernal Heights, Sunnyside, Excelsior, Westwood, Ingleside Terrace, and Ingleside neighborhoods.
Neighborhood Meetups - Marina & The Hills For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park in the following neighborhoods: Marina, Cow Hollow, Presidio, Russian Hill, Nob Hill, North Beach, Telegraph Hill, Fisherman's Wharf
Neighborhood Meetups - Mission & Castro For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Mission, Castro, Eureka Valley
Neighborhood Meetups - Noe Valley For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Noe Valley, Diamond Heights
Neighborhood Meetups - NOPA & Alamo Square For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Hayes Valley, Alamo Square, NOPA, Duboce Triangle, Lower Haight, Cathedral Hill, Western Addition
Neighborhood Meetups - Richmond For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Inner Richmond, Outer Richmond, Sea Cliff
Neighborhood Meetups - The Heights Peas and Pods For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Presidio Heights, Laurel Heights, Pacific Heights, Lower Pacific Heights, Fillmore and Japantown
Neighborhood Meetups - Haights & Cole Valley For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Cole Valley, Haight-Ashbury, Panhandle, Twin Peaks, Midtown, Clarendon Terrace
Neighborhood Meetups - SOMA For moms with toddlers (or new/expecting moms too) who are interested in getting together with other moms in the following neighborhoods: SOMA, South Beach, Mission Bay, Embarcadero/Financial District, Dogpatch, Potrero.
Neighborhood Meetups - Sunset & West Portal For moms with toddlers who are interested in meeting other moms weekly at a local park or recreation center in the following neighborhoods: Parkside, Forest Hill, West Portal, Inner/Upper/Lower Sunset, Golden Gate Heights, St. Francis Wood, Laguna Honda, Lakeshore, Balboa Terrace, Miraloma Park
Exercise Groups
Running Club Weekday This is a running club that meets during the day on weekdays.
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Food-Related Groups
Working Moms Downtown Lunch Group This is a club for working moms to get together downtown for lunch.
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Language and Culture Groups
Cantonese Speaking Mothers For mothers who speak Cantonese
French Language & Culture For mothers who love to speak or practice French, and for moms who are interested in French culture. Events will focus on all things French; dinners, movies, exhibitions and arts, story time, etc.
Japanese Speaking Mothers For mothers who speak Japanese
Jewish Mothers Playgroup for jewish mothers and children (not neccessarily hebrew speaking)
Korean Mothers Group for moms with an interest in Korean playgroups, and other resources to connect the community
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Miscellaneous
Attachement Parenting For mothers interested in attachment parenting, which includes breastfeeding, co-sleeping, baby wearing, and child-led scheduling.
Crafty Mamas on Facebook

Crafty Mamas on Yahoo

For crafty moms who like to make things (knitting, sewing, quilting, book arts, fiber arts, jewelry, etc.)
Entrepreneur at Home Moms This is a club for entrepreneur moms.
GGMG PPD Support Group Have you ever suffered from or feel you are currently suffering from PPD? Do you wonder if you might be experiencing a little more than the baby blues? Need a friendly ear in the form of an in person meet up, or an email chat? Want to reach out to other moms and share your experiences and stories? On GGMG since 8/31/2011.
GGMG Recipe Exchange A place where GGMG members can share and exchange recipes as well as comments/questions about food and any food-related topics! Formerly the Recipe Exchange Subgroup from BigTent. :)
Moms in their 20's For Moms In Their 20's
NYC Moms For moms who used to live in New York City.
The Richmond Mommy Group For moms with kids of all ages who live in the Richmond.
Single Moms For single moms. We alternate our meetings between the 3rd Saturday and 3rd Sunday of each month.
Inner Sunset parents on Facebook

Inner Sunset parents on Yahoo

For mothers with children of all ages who live in the Inner Sunset in San Francisco.
SF Moms Who Write This group is for San Francisco Bay area moms who write in any form--fiction or non-fiction, journaling or blogging, poetry or screenwriting, published or unpublished. We will meet in parks with our kids, we will meet over tea/coffee/drinks to discuss books, and some of us may choose to share our work for critiques.
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