Enrichment

Site of the Month: Bollinger Canyon

  One of the first things a family might notice about Kids’ Country’s Bollinger Canyon site is a beautiful mosaic on the front of the building with the words, “If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.” This inspired mural, called Four Seasons, was created in 2012 by Bay Area artist Lela Witherspoon […]

18 September

Quality Matters: Embracing Quality Art Experiences

The wider the range of possibilities we offer children, the more intense will be  their motivations and the richer their experiences. — Loris Malaguzzi Kids’ Country proudly embraces the importance of the quality art experience highlighted in a study commissioned by the Wallace Foundation called Something to Say: Success Principles for Afterschool Arts Programs.  Anyone […]

17 September

Quality Matters: Why Kids’ Country Loves STEAM

It’s the new school year and Kids’ Country is preparing to launch our Fall roster of STEAM-focused Enrichment classes for children ages 5 to 12. STEAM is science, technology, engineering, arts and math. Click here for information about upcoming classes. So, why STEAM? There has been considerable emphasis on STEM in the past several years. […]

23 August

Making Makers

  Kids’ Country kids love our focus on the Maker Movement—a learning experience that merges the DIY culture with cutting edge technology. But the Maker Movement has also swept up our staff! In this guest blog by one of our creative program staff members, Lynda Ryan, you’ll get a sense of why kids are natural […]

10 May

Enrichment: Go Beyond the Expected

Spring Enrichment registration is open! Classes begin April 11 and spots are filling quickly. Don’t miss your opportunity to create, tinker, sing, and build. Enrichment classes at Kids’ Country are open to all, so tell your friends! Everyday Kids’ Country children can explore their passions. Through engaging daily activities, our teachers encourage kids to go […]

4 April

Kids' Country supports a child's natural curiosity and love of learning in a safe and inspired environment where they can discover their passions and achieve great things.