Welcome to Kids Garden
Our educational facility is a safe, clean and green learning center for all those times you need an hour (or four) without the kids. Children ages 12 months (and walking) to 12 years have fun in a captivating play space while parents get much-needed breaks. Whether you’d like to make a quiet trip to the grocery store or require half the day to work from home, you can count on Kids Garden’s flexible hours and experienced childcare providers for all your childcare needs.
How it all began
Maren first had the idea for Kids Garden when she set out to find a secure, stimulating, nurturing childcare environment for her son—one that didn’t require cumbersome contracts or hefty monthly fees.
It didn’t exist. So she created it.
Putting her Masters in Education and holistic health degrees to work, Maren built an all-new playcare from the ground up. She designed it for the children, of course: a magical, whimsical place where young minds could explore what it means to be a kid. But she made parents a priority, too, by providing plenty of flexible options so they could drop in as needed.
After years of traveling the world, hiking her way through national parks, farming, teaching and entrepreneuring, Maren is putting her vast array of skills to work for the people who matter most in our communities—the little ones. Today, the original seeds of Kids Garden have blossomed into a thriving, growing community with numerous locations and more on the way…and an open door policy for parents and family in need of a safe, educational playspace where kids are excited to be.
The Kids Garden Difference
We believe kids learn best through play, and have designed a learning center for just that.
Experienced Childcare Providers
Kids Garden is staffed by teachers who have degrees in early childhood education as well as mothers and former nannies. We love kids! And we’re here to make sure they’re loved and cared for while you’re away.
Safe and Secure
Drop your child off any time knowing he or she will be in good hands. Our childcare educational center is secured with a keypad entrance, and we require picture IDs for pickup. Our childcare providers have all been thoroughly screened and are certified in CPR and first aid.
At Kids Garden, everything we do is guided by green practices — from non-toxic art supplies to eco-friendly cleaning products — all so your children can explore their creative side in a healthy, safe learning environment.
Organic Meals and Snacks
All food served at Kids Garden is wholesome, nutritious and peanut-free. We work with local partners including Whole Foods when ordering meals, and hand select healthy snack options.
I can not say enough about our love for Kids Garden. When my twins were turning 13 months old and I was 3 short months away from having my little “surprise baby boy” they were literally a life saver. The kids though resistant to drop off, always left joyful and with so many fun stories about their day at KG. I have come to know the teachers there and really appreciate the love and feed back they give us. The environment is safe, fun and full of activities that keep them thinking and creative. Thank you KG.
— MICHELLE HARRIS —
My son absolutely loves the time he spends at Kids Garden! The teachers are wonderful and I am super impressed with the activities and curriculum they use. They are such a lifesaver for us!
— ELIZABETH LANE —
We love Kids Garden! As a stay-at-home mom, I am so fortunate to have something like this. If I need to go to a doctors appointment or do anything without having to have two kids attached to me, I can drop them off there and know that they will have a great time in a clean and friendly environment. My oldest just started the preschool program and she absolutely loves it.
— CHRISTINA FLYNN —
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