We would love to help you to:
Find playmates for your kids
Join other families at local play-spots
Have fun with other moms who share your interests
Find a great preschool or Parents' Morning Out Program
Share information with other moms
Get connected with the community
The Durham Mothers Club is a support network just for moms in Durham, North Carolina.
The club was founded in 1988 with the motto of Friendship - Support - Education. We are proud to provide all three and more to our members and we hope you will benefit from our motto too!
Whether you are a new mother, new to the Triangle, or just looking for some fun activities, the DMC has plenty to offer you.
Why Join DMC?
The DMC currently has about 350 fellow moms as members in and around Durham. Our members range from full time at home moms to full time career moms and everything in between.
Join us to take advantage of our many members-only activities and resources, such as our online discussion forums and our coveted Preschool/ Parents Morning Out Directory.
There is a 30-day free trial membership and then membership is just $13 per year.
The DMC would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support of this group.
MedUltra Learning, LLC is a woman-owned small business consisting of EMS educational consultants, CPR instructors, and prehospital content developers striving to meet the needs of our community. Our lifesaving brand, MedUltra CPR, offers public & private emergency medical training within North Carolina & southern Virginia through the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), & American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI). Our primary location is in northern Durham close to Duke Regional Hospital. Training is also offered at our authorized satellite location in Cary, NC, through partnership locations, and via our mobile classroom.
Durham Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics: Dr. Rob and Dr. Jamie are both pediatric dentists whose treatment philosophy concentrates on the individual needs of each patient. You can expect your child to receive a unique and personalized dental experience in a calm and compassionate environment.
Hungry Harvest: Spark creativity in the kitchen with produce delivery from Hungry Harvest. Get a new mix of handpicked, farm fresh fruits, vegetables and grocery staples delivered right to your door each week for less than the cost of grocery. Customizable boxes start at just $15 and are available in a variety of sizes and options, including organic.
Good Grooves Music Lessons and Therapy: Online music lessons and music therapy services for all ages, teaching piano, guitar, ukulele, voice, and offering classes in Early Childhood Music and Group Ukulele.
You can register here: https://goodgroovesmusiclessons.com/early-childhood-music and DMC members receive a $10 discount on a 4 class pass ($30 total).
The Doula Lens: Providing experienced and Certified Birth Photography and Labor Support Services. You deserve to feel calm and informed and to have memories of this life-changing time. No matter how it happens, the day you meet your baby is beautiful and worth celebrating. Find out more at https://www.thedoulalens.com/ and https://www.instagram.com/the.doula.lens/
Friendship Sponsors & Annual Supporters
Scrolling for Sanity: Give the gift of hands on fun for your littles or others with a Paint Your Own kit from Scrolling For Sanity. Each kit includes handcut and sanded wood holiday themed shapes along with all accessories, paint, and brushes necessary for an artist's mind to go wild. Every Paint Your Own kit is wrapped up neatly and conveniently in a giftable box. Single shape kits start at $6, with larger kits being around $15 with optional add ons.
Sweet Lorraine's: Sweet Lorraine’s was born when I decided to stay home to be with my little and had time for a creative outlet. I started making headbands for my little one and shortly there after for my friends until Sweet Lorraine’s took on a life of her own and a month later we were on Etsy! Sweet Lorraine’s wants you to feel good about your purchase so we vow to give 10% of our proceeds back to our community with a primary focus of supporting birthing mamas in need. As a member of the DMC you also get 20% off your purchase. Bows are completely customizable and start at just $10!
Jessica Plundo, REALTOR®: Jessica is a Durham based real estate agent that focuses on residential home buying and selling. Jessica’s business pillars include a strong work ethic, dedication to her clients, & current market awareness. As a mom herself, she understands the importance of living in a functional home where memories are made.
Scarffish, the Scarf with the Starfish: CounterPanes Beautiful Baby Blankets from Scarffish: made by hand in Chapel Hill, NC. Each CounterPanes is custom made from super-soft, washable yarn, in your choice of gorgeous colors. Heirloom quality, these blankets are crocheted with love, and arrive in 100% recyclable packaging, with one of Scarffish’s signature Starkler starfish ornaments. Please visit scarffish.square.site to see more or to email me.
MoPups NC: Rethink your pet care options! MoPups NC is a family owned and operated dogsitting business based in Durham. We open our home to pups for daycare and boarding services. Our goal is to provide consistent and reliable care for your pets, including feeding, play, and all the snuggles.
Y'all Need Cookies: Y’all Need Cookies specializes in custom, hand-decorated, classic vanilla bean cookies with royal icing. If you can dream it, we can cookie it! This home based North Durham bakery sells delicious creations by the dozen and prepares each cookie specially for you. Special holiday preorders are available multiple times a year, the very popular Do-It-Yourself (DIY) decorating kits and Paint-your-own cookies (PYO). Follow our page on Facebook (@Yallneedcookies) and Instagram (@yallneedcookies_nc) to see previous designs. Message today and let’s start designing for your special occasion, because Y’all Need Cookies! Custom dozens start at $42.
The Well Carried Child: A Postpartum Support Service offers education and hands-on support for babywearing, cloth diapering, and postpartum planning through virtual and concierge small group classes and private consultations for caregivers and birth workers.
Follow us on Facebook and Instagram (@thewellcarriedchild) for our current classes. Happy Babywearing!
Goldfish Swim School: Goldfish Swim School - Chapel Hill provides swim instruction to children ages 4 months to 12 years-old in a unique setting with highly trained instructors, small class sizes (max 4:1 student to teacher ratio), warm 90-degree pools, and a state-of-the-art water purification system. In addition to lessons, they offer weekly family swims (for both members and non-members) and party packages.
Old Mill Farm: Old Mill Farm in Durham is a 14 acre agritourism event venue specializing in private rentals, live music, family events, children's education, and farm animal interactions. Come visit our historic farm where we truly have something for everybody!
The Perinatal Pelvis: The Perinatal Pelvis is a private pelvic floor and maternal wellness clinic that helps pregnant women with pain, postural changes, incontinence and activity limitations so they can stay strong and functional up to delivery as well as having a smooth birthing experience. We also help postpartum women with pain, incontinence, delivery complications, and resuming activity so they can regain strength, function and confidence in their bodies. We are located in downtown Hillsborough.
Thinking of becoming a sponsor? Reach out to email@example.com for more info. Sponsorships start at $50.