S’more Fun is a recreational childcare program providing structured and unstructured activities designed to help children pursue their own interests, develop friendships, gain confidence, and build independence in a safe, comfortable, and fun atmosphere. 

S'more Fun will adhere to the CDC and MN Department of Health guidance on COVID-19 for youth programs. We will update families with any changes that may occur to the information listed below.

COVID-19 Guidance

2021 School Year S'more Fun

  • Monday - Friday
  • Starts September 9, 2021
  • Grades: K-5
  • Registration fee: $35/family per year
  • School days:
    • Battle Creek, Highland Park, and Northwest Como

      • $22/day (2pm-6pm)
    • Groveland
      • $11/day (7:15am-9:15am)
      • $11/day (4pm-6pm)
  • Non-school days: $40/day (7am - 6pm)
    • Oct 21,.22,29
    • Nov. 19
    • Dec. 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30
    • Jan. 17, 28
    • Feb. 21
    • Mar. 4, 25
    • April 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 15
  • No care on Nov. 25-26, Dec. 24, 31, May 30

Please contact the site to register:

Location Contact
Battle Creek Ari Dahlager; 651-501-6388 or Ari.Dahlager@ci.stpaul.mn.us
Groveland Julie Anderson;  651-695-3715 or  julie.anderson@ci.stpaul.mn.us 
Highland Park Kathleen Cleary; 612-719-5029 or kathleen.cleary@ci.stpaul.mn.us
Northwest Como Kari Rohman; 651-487-5626 or Kari.Rohman@ci.stpaul.mn.us

2021 Summer S'more Fun

  • Mon-Fri
  • Grades: 1-6
  • Registration fees are $35/family per year 
  • $40/day
  • Ends August 27, 2021
  • Please contact the site to register
Location Contact Hours Cost
Battle Creek Ari Dahlager; 651-501-6388 or Ari.Dahlager@ci.stpaul.mn.us 7am-6pm $40/day
Groveland Julie Anderson;  651-695-3715 or  julie.anderson@ci.stpaul.mn.us  7am-6pm $40/day
Highland Park Kathleen Cleary; 612-719-5029 or kathleen.cleary@ci.stpaul.mn.us 7am-6pm  $40/day
Northwest Como Kari Rohman; 651-487-5626 or Kari.Rohman@ci.stpaul.mn.us 7am- 6pm $40/day

Participant to staff ratios will be kept at 14:1.

Check In/Out Process

  • Weather permitting, all check in/out will be done outside.
  • Families will be notified of their site's specific check/in out location.
  • Only participants and staff will be allowed in the programming space. 
  • Parents who wish to pick up their participant early may do so at the designated pick up area. Please call the site prior to your arrival so staff can be prepared. This will minimize your time at pick up. 

Group Expectations

  • Participants will be in the same group during the day with restrictions on mixing of groups and avoiding large groups gathering. 
  • Games will be structured with limited or no physical contact.
  • Equipment and touch points will be wiped down on a regular basis throughout the day.

Participant Behavior Requirements

Following the CDC and MN Department of Health guidelines, participants will be expected to:

  • Stay with their assigned group and not mix with other groups.
  • Maintain 6ft physical distance from others as best as they can.
  • Follow health guidelines to protect themselves and others, including wearing cloth masks when necessary.

What to Bring

  • Backpack
  • Mask
  • Extra clothes, if needed
  • Lunch (please pack individual lunches for siblings in the event siblings are separated in different groups)
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Hat (for added protection from the sun)
  • School issued iPad and charger (both should be labeled with participant's name)
  • Headphones for iPad (labeled with participant's name)

Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance is available to qualifying families through the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP). For more information, contact:

Ramsey County Think Small
Ph: 651-641-0305
info@thinksmall.org

Last Edited: August 6, 2021