Galveston will be a city where every infant born is born learning.

A partnership between the City of Galveston’s Families, Children, and Youth Board, Nia Cultural Center, Better Parks for Galveston, and United Way of Galveston.

Are you ready to take the Are You Baby Smart? Quiz? We have it in English and in Spanish!

We are expanding Born Learning Galveston with 2 new trails coming Spring 2024!


Born Learning Galveston
Site Visit and Planning Meeting on 12-15-22
Lindsey White, Omer Ahmed, Cindy Roberts Gray, Araminta Sorrell, Mary Cooper, Sue Johnson, and Kathy Tiernan

Have you visited Galveston’s First Born Learning Trail yet? It’s at Adoue Park, 710 12th Street in Galveston.

A Born Learning community takes all of us, and it takes several steps! Here are a few quick ones you can take today!

  1. Read the report (below) from our Spring 2023 Galveston Community Survey: Are You Baby Smart?
    1. Haven’t taken it yet? Find out now: Are You Baby Smart?
  2. Visit the Born Learning Trail at Adoue Park with one or more of your little ones! If you post a selfie, please be sure to tag @uwgalv 
  3. Visit the following links (provided by Nia Cultural Center) to learn more about how YOU can shape your baby’s brain development:
    1. Talking Counts
    2. Activities to encourage speech
    3. Activities and Ideas for RIGHT NOW to learn and grow together with your baby
    4. Brain Builders Meet-Up Registration
    5. Galveston Community Resources
      1. Baby Talk Class @ Rosenberg Library – Every Tuesday at 9:00 am
      2. Baby & Me @ The Galveston Children’s Museum – Every Thursday @ 9:00 am
      3. SMART Family Literacy @ The Spot – Last Tuesday of Every Month @ 5:30 pm