Adventure Learning Center Open House

Come one, come all! Come join us all for a back to school open house on August 31, 2017 at Adventure Learning Center. We are super proud of our school and we want to show it off. Visit our center and see how our ALC kiddos fill their days with enriching and educational activities. Tour our facilities and learn more about our programs and talk with the teachers. We will also have a healthy snack to enjoy. Come and see what many Read More »

Tips From St. Louis Child Care Facility For Summer Safety

Everyone knows it can get HOT in St. Louis in the summer. In July and August the summer sun can create dangerous situations for babies and toddlers, from sunburns to heat stroke. As a St. Louis child care facility we have a responsibility to keep our kiddos safe in the summer time heat. Beyond our professional responsibilities as an accredited daycare facility; we also want our families to happily enjoy the summer season.  Here are some tips for staying safe in the hot, Read More »

ALC & Ballwin’s Twilight Swim

Join us on Saturday, June 17th, at the Ballwin North Pointe Aquatic Center from 7:30 pm to 10 pm for a pirate themed Twilight Swim. Enjoy an evening under the stars with special events and activities as we splash the night away. This is a charitable event with proceeds going to the Ballwin Historical Society. Join us in a fun evening for a great cause while we swash buckle and splash under bucket falls. For more information visit the North Pointe Aquatic Read More »

June’s Parent’s Night Out

Are you ready for another parents night out? Does the idea of an adult’s only evening sound like music to your ears? Well don’t you worry, Adventure Learning Center has just the remedy for you. Our June parent’s night out is right around the corner. Drop your kiddos off on Saturday, June 3rd from 4pm to 9pm for such fun time your kids will SING! We will have games, crafts, dinner and a movie with a musical theme so you can enjoy an Read More »

ALC; Fostering Baby Development Daily

At Adventure Learning Center we understand the awesome responsibility entrusted to us by parents everyday. We take our role, not only as care givers but also as babies first teacher, very seriously. This is why we work to foster healthy baby development daily in every infant classroom. We believe that every baby deserves the strongest start, fostering inquisitive brains and happy hearts. It is this commitment to our ALC families that we believe sets us apart as a caring and educational child Read More »

Adventure Learning Center Is Now Hiring

Attention all job seekers! Adventure Learning Center is now hiring for both full and part time positions. We are looking for a few good people who love to work with children to come join the ALC Family. Are you interested in a fulfilling job working with some of the most adorable kids this side of the Mississippi? Then read on! ALC Is Now Hiring  We are looking to fill several permanent positions in our St. Louis daycare facility. We are a small, Read More »

Incorporating Fun And Learning Into Daycare Programs

Education is a big job, and more and more preschools are cranking up their lesson plans to ensure that their kids are ready to start a lifetime of learning. And while it is important to foster a positive attitude toward learning, how much is too much? We have noticed a rise in articles that point to increased pressure for preschool students to get ahead of the learning curve. From the scholarly sources, like New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development to industry sources Read More »

Best Daycare Valentine’s Day Party

It’s Valentines Day and we are happy to share a video from the best daycare Valentine’s Day Party, ever! Last Thursday we transformed our school into the coolest little dance club for the under 5 set. It was our first ever Valentine’s Day Dance and it was a rousing success, if we do say so ourselves.  Best Daycare Valentine’s Day Party We didn’t just dance at this party. We also had face painting and a photo booth. We snacked on cookies and Read More »

ALC’s Valentines Day Dance Party

We LOVE our ALC Families February is here and you know what that means… Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! We want to celebrate all of our little loves with a super fun dance party. Mark your calendars for Thursday, February 9th from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM as we dance the evening away! In addition to dancing, we will have: Games Valentine’s Day Themed Pictures Cookies and Ice Cream Please have your kiddos wear their favorite party clothes and be Read More »

Martin Luther King Jr Biography For Kids

“The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character, that is the goal of true education.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Today we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We honor the life of this civil rights pioneer and we look to his legacy as an inspiration for promoting equality, understanding and respect. The life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. is rich with history of some of America’s most challenging times, which Read More »