Left to their own devices, children will chew through dry wall, eat a four-course meal of crayons, and construct complex chromosome models using Legos. Keep kids healthily occupied and engaged with today’s Groupon: for $15, you get three hours of summer camp for children ages 3–8 at The Little Gym of Appleton (a $30 value). Sessions run Monday–Friday in the morning from 9 a.m. to noon or in the afternoon from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
With more than 30 years of kid-entertaining experience, The Little Gym provides a safe and fun locale where kids can stay active in a nurturing and noncompetitive environment. Visiting youngsters glean skills and confidence from professionally developed programs by participating in hands-on activities that help enhance emotional, intellectual, and social skills. A bevy of themed dance and sports-skill activities will keep the indefatigable energy motors of little tikes revving, while also boosting listening skills, attention spans, and super human strength. View the summer camp schedules for Appleton here.
The Little Gym
In 1976, educator, musician, and kinesiologist Robin Wes opened The Little Gym based on his new take on physical education. His curriculum emphasized motivating children to achieve instead of pressuring them to win. As a result, The Little Gym became a noncompetitive, positive, nurturing environment where young ones could develop physically, socially, emotionally, and intellectually. Since then, The Little Gyms have sprouted up across the country. The programs and classes aim to help kids develop skills such as rhythm and coordination, and kids camps during winter, spring, and summer breaks prevent children from creating finger paintings that express the existential ennui they feel when school is out of session.
W3192 County Rd. KK
Appleton, Wisconsin 54915