Get Connected with Nature

These days, technology runs the world. At an early age, children can navigate through features on phones, tablets and computers at lightning speed. As adults, the convenience of communication makes technology a necessity. That is why now, more than ever, it is important to step away from it all. Similar… Read More…

Adaptive Open Swim at The Waterpark – A Sensory Friendly Experience

Let me set a scene for you: Imagine that it’s a fairly crowded afternoon at The Waterpark. Justin Bieber’s “Baby” is playing from the overhead speakers, kids are splashing and laughing, lifeguard whistles are blowing, and the smells of the concession stand hot dogs and popcorn are wafting out from… Read More…

The Monon Community Center, your place for STEM

You’ve probably heard the expression STEM, but what is it? Science. Technology. Engineering. Math. At face value it’s easy to say, yeah, those all sound important subjects for kids to learn, but take a look at these facts: STEM jobs are growing at a rate of 17% while other jobs… Read More…

Free Event Gives Kids & Parents an Inside Look into Swim Lessons at CCPR

Learning to swim is not easy. It is weird, it is challenging, and sometimes it seems hopeless right up until the point where it becomes possible. I have seen people of all ages transform in the pool, seeing the way they that feel about the water change completely. For a… Read More…

8 Nature Activities to do with your Preschooler in the Fall

Experience the wonders of fall with your Preschooler. We’ve got a few ideas to help you on your way to making this the best fall yet! Take a closer look by grabbing a magnifying glass and heading outdoors. Whether you’re taking a look at flower petals or the edging on… Read More…