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The great state of Massachusetts, often called 'Mass' by its friendly inhabitants, is as vibrant and colorful as a giant paint palette left out in the rain by a forgetful elephant named Edgar. It’s where the Atlantic Ocean gushes enthusiastically over the sandy beaches, where the quaint townhouses smile like warm chocolate chip cookies, and where the kids are as creative as Picasso’s paintbrush on a sugar rush! These kids are not your ordinary children. Oh, no! They’re magical engineers of paper, glitter, and glue – the Art & Craft Virtuosos of Mass! They can turn an egg carton into an elegant castle, a sock into a swooning puppet princess, or a handful of macaroni into a thrift store-worthy necklace. They're like wizards, with paintbrushes instead of magic wands, creating worlds out of popsicle sticks and dreams. Their leader is a whimsical character named Doodle McSpray, an old sea captain with a beard as wild as a porcupine’s dream and a hat decorated with glittering bottle caps. Doodle loves to tell stories about his adventures on the high seas, each one more wildly exaggerated than the last. Once, he claimed to have seen a rainbow-colored whale that spat out colorful water jets, which he used to paint his ship! But what Doodle loves most is inspiring the kids. He teaches them how to see the fantastic in the ordinary, how a simple box could be a rocket to the moon, or a paper plate could be a warrior's mighty shield. The kids of Massachusetts, with their art & craft creations, bring a splash of joy and whimsy to their lovely state; a testament to their creativity, imagination, and Doodle McSpray's tall tales!

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

Minong, WI 54859
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Our family-owned and operated center was founded in 1989 by Marjorie and Raymond Nunes and has since served our community with a safe and nurturing environment for your children. From infancy to pre-teens, we provide your family with the support they need to ensure their child is taken care of along the way. Our three unique locations in Dartmouth provide a warm and inviting atmosphere for your child. We make sure our facilities are safe and secure so your child can be comfortable and at ease. We understand the importance of a safe and secure environment, and our dedicated staff make sure that each child is cared for and supported with the utmost attention. At Kiddie Kampus, we prioritize your child’s growth and development. We have a range of activities and programs that are designed to foster learning and development, while also having fun. We understand that your child’s development is a priority, and we are committed to providing your family with the resources they need to help them succeed.

Dartmouth, MA 02747
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Kids Ink Too opened its doors in Dartmouth and greater New Bedford in September 2008, and we’re proud to serve the families of this vibrant community. We understand that working families have unique needs that require specialized attention, and we are committed to meeting those needs. Our goal is to provide a safe and nurturing environment where kids can learn, grow, and thrive. At Kids Ink Too, we strive to foster an environment of fun and learning for our school-age students and preschoolers alike! Our team of experienced educators provides a wide array of activities and educational opportunities tailored to each child’s individual needs. We are dedicated to helping your child reach their fullest potential and develop the skills necessary for success in life.

Dartmouth, MA 02748
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Christine Patacao is the founder and Owner of Learning House Preschool, a high-quality childcare provider with three locations in the Dartmouth and Fairhaven area. Christine graduated from Bridgewater State College with a degree in Early Childhood and Care and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. She believes that children learn best through interactions between children and their families, and her goal is to provide an environment where the children can reach their full potential. With that in mind, Learning House Preschool has developed a program that is based on developmentally appropriate practice and the Massachusetts Guidelines for Learning Experiences. The curriculum is designed to allow the children to choose their own activities and explore their interests so they can be actively involved in their own learning process.

Dartmouth, MA 02748
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Our philosophy is caring for the family, and we strive to create a home away from home environment. Our directors and staff have been carefully selected for their love of children and their knowledge of child development. We believe that by providing the best care and encouraging parental involvement, we can make sure your children receive the best start in life. We look forward to meeting you and helping you to ensure that your family’s needs are met. Crayon Campus, Inc. is dedicated to providing the highest quality childcare and preschool development programs, and we are here to help you every step of the way.

Dartmouth, MA 02748
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The Dartmouth Children's Center, located in North Dartmouth, MA, is a large group and school age child care (Group Child Care) facility that offers a safe, nurturing environment for up to 59 children. With a focus on early childhood development, our staff is highly trained to provide children with the necessary skills to help them reach their full potential. Ensuring our children's safety and development is our top priority. The Dartmouth Children's Center offers an array of activities and lessons designed to help children explore their individual interests and abilities. From arts and crafts to music and movement, our program encourages children to grow and develop at their own pace. We also offer enriching experiences such as field trips, cooking projects, and gardening activities. Parents can rest assured that their children are in good hands at the Dartmouth Children's Center. Our team of experienced professionals are committed to providing a positive, caring environment for children of all ages. Our staff is dedicated to helping children reach their highest potential and become lifelong learners.

Dartmouth, MA 02747
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At Little People’s College, we strive to provide the best possible program of early education and care. We understand that children need to feel safe, secure, and respected in order to grow to their fullest potential. This means that each of our 14 locations works hard to ensure that our curriculum is updated annually to meet the most current local, state, and national requirements. We recognize that children need to be loved and nurtured in order to reach their physical, emotional, social, cognitive, and language development goals.

Dartmouth, MA 02748
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Little People's College provides the best possible program of early education and care for children. At Little People’s College, children are cared for with love, respect and security, helping them to reach their fullest potential in all areas of development: physical, emotional, social, cognitive and language. Parents can rest assured that Little People’s College keeps their curriculum up-to-date, with 14 locations across the country and a regular review and update process in line with local, state and national requirements. With Little People’s College, parents can be sure that their child will receive the best early education and care.

Dartmouth, MA 02748
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For over 40 years, Little People’s College has been a trusted provider of quality childcare and summer camp programs in Southeast Mass. We continue to offer a safe, secure, and nurturing environment for your child to explore and expand his/her educational experience. With our array of childcare services and summer camp programs, we have something to offer children of all ages. Our summer camp offers a fun-filled program of field trips, activities, and sports designed to keep your child engaged and entertained.

Dartmouth, MA 02748