Groveland S'more Fun

Smore Fun KidsS’more Fun is a recreation childcare program for school-aged children in Kindergarten through 5th grade. We offer recreational, cultural, social and educational activities. Our goal is for children to pursue their own interests, develop friendships, gain confidence and build independence in a safe, comfortable, trusting and FUN atmosphere.

Summer 2017

Contact Julie at julie.anderson@ci.stpaul.mn.us or 651.695.3715 to register.

Ages: 6-11
Dates: June 15- August 25 (Closed July 3 & 4)
Hours: 7:15am-6:00pm
Cost:

  • Full time (M-F,8 week minimum) $33/day
  • Part Time $35/day
  • Field trips are not included in the daily rate

Daily Activities

Arts and crafts, walking to local parks and playgrounds, theme days, weekly visit from the SPPL Bookmobile, gym and outdoor time.  Snack is provided in the morning and afternoon.

Field Trips

Chutes and Ladders, MN History Center, Padelford Riverboat Cruise, Como Zoo, Big Thrill Factory, Lynx game, Minnehaha Fall and Wabun Park, Stepping Stone Theater, Circus Juventus, MN Zoo, Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park, Mill City Museum, lunch at Davanni’s and Chuck E. Cheese’s. 

Waterpark Field Trips

Como, Highland, Jim Lupient, Cascade Bay, Edina, St. Louis Park, Apple Valley and Anoka

2016-17 Before and After School Program

Before School

  • 7:15– 9:15 a.m.
  • $11/day

After School

  • 4–6 p.m.
  • $11/day

Non-School Day

  • 7:15 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • $35/day (plus additional field trip fees)

Activities

   
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Computer Time
  • Group Time
  • Multicultural Studies
  • Snack Time
  • Free Choice
  • Homework Help
  • Gym Time
  • Environmental Studies
  • Cooking/Baking
  • Sports Groups
  • Reading Time
  • Outside Activities
   

Daily Schedule

Schedule and times may vary due to seasonal weather influences and other special circumstance.

Before School

  • 7:15 a.m. Open/Free Choice/Homework help
  • 8:15 a.m. Free Choice/Homework Help/Gym Time/Outside Activities/Computer Time
  • 9:15 a.m. Dismiss to Breakfast/Class

After School

  • 4:00 p.m. Snack Time in Cafeteria
  • 4:15 p.m. Group Time (projects, games, computers, homework, free choice, gym, outside)
  • 5:00 p.m. Free Choice
  • 6:00 p.m. Dismiss to Parents/Guardians/Home

Pre-K Plus

Children attending the morning Pre-K program at Groveland Elementary have the option to extend their day at S’more Fun.  We will work with the Pre-K teacher to create fun, creative activities that will complement what they are working on in the classroom. Your child may also attend the before school program from 7:15 until the start of the Pre-K day (if needed). Minimum enrollment must be met. If you are in need of the after school component, please contact Julie Anderson at 651-695-3715 or via email Julie.anderson@ci.stpaul.mn.us.

Activities include:
Meeting time, free choice time, work time, rest/quiet time, story, calendar, journaling, afternoon snack, games, art projects, gym time/outside time and much more!  A detailed schedule will be provided to families before the start of the school year.

Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance is available to qualifying families through the child care sliding program. For more information, contact:

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