Playground Grand Opening!

Join us for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the grand opening of our playground on Monday, August 1st! Thank you to ALC for our new state-of-the-art playground equipment which is currently under construction. Once the final pour of the surfacing is complete, the project will be ready for happy playing children. We are anxiously looking forward to the grand opening next week. Join us and celebrate at the ribbon cutting ceremony and an ice cream social, Monday, August 1st at 4:00 pm.

Adventure Learning Center Reviews and Testimonials

We love all the positive feedback we have been receiving from our ALC families. We take pride in our facilities and strive to bring your child the best care possible. If you are looking for a Ballwin MO daycare center, please contact us for more information and read the testimonials below from some of our ALC parents. ALC Parent Reviews “Our family loves ALC. We came from an in home daycare where the kids were loved but ages varied from newborn to Read More »

How to Build Self-Esteem in Preschoolers

Kindness and love from a parent are important to raise a confident child. Parents have to pay close attention to their actions and words to build self-esteem in preschoolers. Confidence is the foundation of their wellbeing, mental health, and social happiness. There is a parallel between how your child feels about him or herself and how he or she acts. Throughout life, your baby will be exposed to positive influences and negative influences, and it’s important for them to be confident to work Read More »

Join us at the Twilight Swim!

We are headed to the North Pointe Aquatic Center for a  Twilight Swim! Join us July 9 from 8-10p.m. Members get in free, residents $4 and non-residents $5. Enjoy an evening swim under the stars, games for all ages and special concessions items. Proceeds go to the Ballwin Historical Society.  We can’t wait to see you there! More info about the Aquatic Center can be found here.    

Happy Father’s Day!

We are excited to invite our Grandpas and Dads to join us at the Adventure Learning Center with their kiddos for our Father’s Day Ice Cream Social! We want celebrate all our wonderful ALC fathers and show how much our daycare parents mean to us. Everyone is invited to join and celebrate with ice cream and toppings! Please join us from 5-6 PM Friday, June 17th. Everyone is welcome!  

Homemade Father’s Day Gifts Preschoolers Can Make

Happy June! Father’s Day is just around the corner, and nothing says “I love you dad” like homemade Father’s Day gifts from the kiddos themselves. Help your little one surprise dad with one of these super quick to make crafts. Thes nifty ideas for DIY present that can be done last minute, with minimal shopping and supplies. If it’s the day before Father’s Day and you forgot to pick out a gift- we have you covered. After all, homemade from the heart Read More »

Camp at ALC and Summer Activities for Kids

Summer is here! While it’s the calendar may still say spring, most school-aged kids are out for the summer holiday this week. While we love all the routine and friends we see during the school year at Adventure Learning Center, we are so excited for our summer programs to start! With many summer activities for kids on the schedule and all the amazing things Missouri has to offer this season, we are ready for a jam-packed season. Our school age groups will Read More »

Making Play Dough With Preschoolers

  Summer is just around the corner, which sometimes means a lot more busy, full days for parents. At The Adventure Learning Center, a Ballwin, MO Preschool, we understand how hot summers can get! We know parents need to have a few fun indoor activities over the course of the summer to not only keep your kiddos occupied indoors, but also learning and growing! We work with the students on sensory activities, which are a no-fail activity that the kids love. Sensory Read More »

Parent’s Night Out May 2016

Please join us Saturday, May 21st from 4pm to 9 pm for ALC’s Parent’s Night Out. In honor of spring, our theme this month is Blooms and Butterflies! The evening will include: Designing and crafting a butterfly mask Dinner and a movie A fun “mud pie” dessert that the kids will help create Planting a flower for the kids to take home The cost is $20 for the first child and $15 for each additional child. This event is open to all, so Read More »

2016 Spring Fling

Summer vacation is almost here and this year’s Spring Fling and Pre-K Graduation ceremony is right around the corner! Spring Fling will take place at Woerther Elementary this Friday. The theme is rockin’ through the decades and the kids have been practicing for weeks to show off for their parents. We can’t wait! The celebration starts at seven, although we need all of the students to gather at 6:30 pm so we can get them organized for the show. Teachers should send Read More »