We believe that play and creativity are necessary ingredients for a healthy childhood. We nurture wonder!
896 Saratoga Road (Route 50)
Ballston Lake, NY 12019
Welcome to The Wonder Room! We are an early childhood learning center. We love creating inspiring spaces and activities for young children. There is always something new to explore and discover. The Wonder Room offers programs that encourage experiential learning in a play-based setting. We are dedicated to nurturing wonder and inspiring imaginative thinking and creativity in those we serve. Come and wonder about the world with us!
Browse our website to discover our engaging programs for children, families, and educators of young children:
WR SCHOOL - a brief summary of our Early Childhood Program (Ages 3 - 6)
REGISTERING NOW for SEPTEMBER 2018! Call or email us to learn more!
Wonder Time - Ages 2- 3 with an accompanying adult
Community Table - Ages vary
Summer Enrichment Programs - Ages 4-7
School Break Enrichment Programs - Ages vary
Meet-Ups - Private rental of the building - BIRTHDAY PARTIES (ages 2-6) and other groups
Outreach Programs - We will bring a program to you!
Professional Development Workshops and Informational Talks for Educators & Parents
Thoughtful Play Spaces - Let us help you organize your toys and craft supplies - consultation service
Etsy - TheWonderRoomatHome - Play and Create Kits for purchase
DROP IN HOURS
$5 per child
18 mos. and older
Accompanying adults and babies are FREE
We accept cash or check
Current OPEN to the PUBLIC HOURS
Mondays OPEN 9am - 5pm
Tuesdays (closed - scheduled classes only)
Wednesdays (closed - scheduled classes only)
Thursdays (closed - scheduled classes only)
Fridays OPEN 9am - 5pm
SELECTED SATURDAYS - OPEN PLAY
9am - 5pm
December 22nd, January 26th, February 9th, March 23rd, and April 13th.
Monday, December 24th - OPEN 9am - Noon - CLOSED at Noon
Monday, December 31st - OPEN 9am - Noon - CLOSED at Noon
Many Saturdays and Sundays are reserved for private use by groups -
such as BIRTHDAY PARTIES. Inquire about availability.
Note: If the weather is inclement, we will be CLOSED for the safety of all.
Please check our posts on our FACEBOOK page or call us at 518-602-0237
Drop-In Hours are self-guided and children must be accompanied
by a supervising adult (at least 18 years old) at all times.
Educators and Play Associates are available to facilitate your experience, but are not available
to provide ongoing childcare. Please enjoy the experience with your child.
We offer GIFT CERTIFICATES in increments of $5.
We accept cash or local check.
What are parents saying about our programs?
We will definitely be back in to play soon -CK
We are so impressed with your program!!....You have a wonderful facility where kids can grow and learn. - TC
Wow! Looks like a ton of fun. (Our son) loved every day of the program, and he learned a lot as well. Thanks for such a fantastic program this summer. - KS
Thanks for all that you do. (My son) has grown so much with your program.
I tell everyone about The Wonder Room. - AF
Thank you again for such a wonderful party on Saturday. My daughter had an amazing time and all of the parents provided great feedback about the party! All of the kids really enjoyed themselves and I appreciate you setting up the space for us (and cleaning after we left). - JS
My daughters and I had such a wonderful time today! I'm just sad I haven't stopped in sooner. We will definitely be back soon! EC
BECOME A MEMBER
$120 per year (includes 1-3 children and at least one adult living at the same address) - additional children may be added at a rate of $20 per child
-Free admission to drop-in play programs
-Discounted admission to most fee based programs
-Ability to borrow items from the toy lending center
*We accept cash or check only.
*Fees are subject to change.