SUSAN'S BLOG

THREE REASONS TO ATTEND KIDS CO. SUMMER CAMP!

By Susan Brown | May 27, 2021 | 0 Comments

1. CAMP ALLOWS KIDS TO UNPLUG FROM TECHNOLOGY Today’s children spend more than 7.5 hours a day engaged with technology! Kids Co. summer camps are technology free (except for the STEAM activities). Taking a break from technology over the summer allows children to communicate face to face. 2. CHILDREN CAN REINVENT THEMSELVES AT CAMP Students often attend school year after…

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Black Lives Matter

By Susan Brown | April 16, 2021 | 0 Comments

At the heart of Kids Co., we believe in the beauty and richness of our diverse community. Kids Co. also believes that we have to stand up for all we hold dear. To that end, Kids Co. stands firmly with Black Lives Matter and those who demand justice and equality for our Black communities. With deep sadness and solidarity, we…

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Summer Camp for Kids 5 to 12 Years Old

By Susan Brown | February 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

It’s never too early to start planning for your kid’s summer and I invite you to join our Kids Co. fun! ENROLL TODAY! Kids Co. Summer Camp 2021 enrollment opens Monday, March 1st with eight weeks of engaging projects, a variety of activities and most importantly, a safe way for kids to play together with their friends. Each week has…

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2021 – Here We Come and We’re Ready For Fun!

By Susan Brown | December 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

Importance of Games During the Pandemic Kids Co. is super fortunate to have terrific friends and supporters like Lyla Ross and John Morris, owners of Mox Boarding House. Their stores are family focused with loads of games that teach, help develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, but most importantly, bring families together to play and have fun. Board games…

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Childcare Essential for Economic Recovery and on the Brink of Disaster

By Susan Brown | October 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

There is no doubt amongst business leaders, elected officials, employers and employees that without childcare, economic recovery will be virtually impossible. The harsh reality is that if childcare centers don’t get financial relief soon, families will have even fewer options for care when they feel it is safe to send their children again. The number of families who need care…

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A Modern Day Childcare Solution with 1940s Roots

By Susan Brown | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

A Modern Day Childcare Solution with 1940s Roots – History and Context History tells us that working moms have been a part of the work force with childcare needs for centuries. Understanding that creativity is the mother of invention, working mothers have been ever so creative in how they cared for their kids. Native American moms strapped newborns to cradle…

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Kids Co.’s Statement of Solidarity

By Susan Brown | June 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

To our beloved Kids Co. community, Our heart is heavy in our shared grief over the senseless killing of George Floyd that ignited the events of this weekend. George Floyd and the countless others who were killed or persecuted simply because of the color of their skin are a part of our collective history that we must prevent from happening…

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Our Staff – Our Heroes

By Susan Brown | May 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Kids Co. teachers do a tremendous job under challenging circumstances with very limited resources and not nearly enough appreciation. Like storybook heroes, our teachers often have to overcome adversity, doubt, and fear, as well as find the joy and accomplishment in helping your children grow up. Every day, our frontline staff do their best to address the social-emotional needs of…

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Susan R. Brown
Kids Co. Founder and CEO