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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
518-602-0237












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Ages 4 - 7
Tuesdays through Fridays
9am - 11:30am
$85 per session for members
$95 per session for non-members

Summer Program 2019!

Session 1: June 25, 26, 27, 28 
Cats and Dogs (WAIT LIST ONLY)
Are you a cat lover or do you have a best buddy of a dog?  We'll explore real and imaginary cats and dogs through play, story and art.  We'll make some dog treats and toys for our own pets or a local shelter.

Session 2: July 23, 24, 25, 26
3 Things to Do With...(WAIT LIST ONLY)
How many things can we do with common items, such as paper clips. craft sticks, pool noodles, and clothespins?  We will be using our imaginations to discover the answers.  Students will play games and make unique creations.  They will go home with ideas to explore further on their own.

Session 3: July 30, 31, and August 1, 2
Classic Stories (WAIT LIST ONLY)
We'll read a few versions of the classics- The Three Bears, The Three Pigs,  The Little Red Hen, and The Tortoise and the Hare.  We'll role play and retell the stories through play and art.  There is sure to be a lot of discussion about the characters and stories.

Session 4: August 6, 7, 8, 9
Try It!  With Water (WAIT LIST ONLY)
Why is water so important to us?  How do animals and people use water?  What can woe learn about water when it is mixed with other liquids and solids.  We will be exploring water inside and outside.  We'll ask questions, make predictions, record our findings, and learn something new!

Session 5: August 13, 14, 15, 16
How Is It Made? (WAIT LIST ONLY)
Let's wonder together about how common and not so common items are constructed or made from raw materials.  We'll talk about process, steps, instructions, making plans and recipes.  We'll make some simple snacks to enjoy when our families return.



Email us at thewonderroomny@gmail.com 
to request a Registration Form.


​We accept cash, local check or credit card. 
Thank you!


Wednesdays     10am - 11:15am

Rates per session (includes 7 Classes)
$40 members / $50 non-members
For children ages  2 - 3
with their accompanying adults

Session 1 - September 11 - October 23
Session 2 - October 30 - December 18
(no class 11/27) 


Young children are naturally inquisitive. 
We can nurture that sense of wonder during 
Wonder Time! 

Our youngest visitors exploring the "what's" and "why's" about all the things around them through sensory exploration and experimentation.  A nice social community group for children and their grown-ups.  New theme each week. Each class ends with story, song, and opportunity for show and tell.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration Required.
Class size is limited.




WONDER TIME

COMMUNITY TABLE PROGRAMS
Creative cooking and craft programs for children 

Email us to register at least 
1 week prior
thewonderroomny@gmail.com 

SUMMER BREAK 
ENRICHMENT PROGRAM

Painting Outside Playspace Parts
Wednesday, August 7th and Friday, August 9th (2 days)
12:30 - 2pm
Fee: $45 members / $50 non-members
Age 6 and older
We are adding some loose parts to our outside playscape.  We nee your child's help creating some cool new pieces.  We will be using paint that stains - Art cloths are appropriate.  The finished artwork will be enjoyed be visitors and students of The Wonder Room for years to come!  We may work on some items outside - wear appropriate clothing and sunscreen.  Bring a water bottle.


Paint a Birdhouse
Tuesday, August 20th
10:30am - 11:30am
Fee: $30 members / $35 non-members
(includes all the supplies)
Age 5 and older
Each participant will get a wooden birdhouse to decorate and take home.  The birds that visit your yard will love your unique creation.  We will be using acrylic paints that can stain clothes.  Art clothes are appropriate.

 
Summertime Fruits
Tuesday, August 27th
9:30am - 10:30am
Fee: $25 members / $30 non-members
Age 5 and older
What fruits are plentiful in the summer months?  We'll be preparing fruit cobbler and other yummy summer fruit treats with some of our favorites!  You can bake up the cobbler at home and enjoy it with your family! 


Create a Home Workshop 
February 18, 19, 20,   2020
9am - 11:30am
Fee: $140 members / $150 non-members
(includes all supplies and a wooden house)
Age 6 and older

A special design and create program for kids who love art and being creative.  Each participant will develop a blueprint plan, design wall features and furniture elements, and create a unique house of their own.  We will be drawing, painting, using wood and felt or fabric in our designs.  Every Child will go home with their own house to use for imaginative play or display.

Email us for a registration form.

ENJOY PHOTOS FROM OUR SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS