Staff Size: 2?10 people
Average Duration of Services: 2?4 hours
Parking: Parking lot
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Brands Used: Wilderness Systems
Recommended Age Group: All Ages
Pro Tip: Wear water shoes and bring sunscreen, a hat, and water.
Most Popular Attraction/Offering: Rentals, lessons
Alongside the carefully selected staff of seasoned instructors of the family-friendly Discover Kayak, you might find yourself gazing into the sunset or paddling along a calm waterway where herons fly from tree to tree. The certified patient instructors lead both novice and experienced groups out onto the gentle waters of Lake Grapevine during leisurely tours and lessons in which they share kayaking techniques and tips for purchasing your own gear. And for those who'd like to explore the waters around Meadowmere Park on their own, they provide top-of-the-line rental gear, including touring, recreational, sit-on-top kayaks, and canoes. For most experiences the team offers, prior experience and gills are not necessary and instructors will set you up with safety gear, vessels, and the know-how to make your experience memorable.
A member of the US Marine Corps and Marine Corps Reserve from 1988 until 1996, Mac Mackinzie?s time in the service jumpstarted a lifelong passion for training students of all skill levels in the importance of safe weapon handling. At Critical Defense Group, the certified instructor leads courses that cover subjects from basic safety and shooting fundamentals to more advanced techniques such as speed reloading and shooting while moving. In addition to groups, Mac meets with students one-on-one to help eliminate poor habits and explore topics of their personal interest. When he?s not training citizens, Mac also works with military, law enforcement, and security personnel to further their skills in areas such as force on force and protecting executives, dignitaries, and celebrities.
Understanding that each child learns differently, the staff members of Sylvan Learning Center’s numerous study centers design custom lesson programs. Based on the results of standardized testing, diagnostic tools, and one-on-one interviews, the staff works with students to help them firmly grasp basic skills such as reading, writing, math, and how to remember facts without tattooing them to their chests. Programs target students in kindergarten through grade 12 and mold to various learning styles, helping kids feel more comfortable in the classroom. After-school or summer classes can ready high-school students for the rigors of the ACT or the SAT, or wow college admissions officers with their superior writing skills, exemplary test scores, and willingness to arm-wrestle the school mascot.
With a sound foundation in psychophysical concepts of child development, PlayWisely’s curriculum helps kids aged 4–36 months progress through the milestones of childhood. Classes are divided by age into four separate groups, wherein child-development experts interact with kids and their parents to help the children improve their sensory, language and movement skills while teaching parents important tips on how to promote learning through play.
Dryve Cleaners spruces up delicate duds with laundering and dry-cleaning services, and frees up overbooked schedules with complimentary porch-side pickup. Peripatetic washer-persons collect soiled vestments from residential verandas, returning them, like a thief with a fundamentally flawed concept of burgling, the next day. Unsoil sartorial sidekicks, including shirts ($2.95), pants ($3.55), dresses ($5.75), and two-piece suits ($6.95) with the dry-cleaning service, or throw old-fashioned laundering into the mix for less finicky frocks ($1.70 for a shirt, $3.95 for pants).
We are a Preschool & Kindergarten program that offers the Spanish language and culture to children as well as an excellent early childhood education. In addition we offer after school classes, summer camps, and Mommy & Me classes.