Wee & Not-So-Wee Explorers is a story, music, movement and outside activity program for students too young to attend classes or not enrolled in a class at Ruth Washburn. 18 month thru 2 ½ year olds will enjoy the 45 minute play time with their adult(s) in our Wee Explorers program on Wednesday mornings at either 9:15 or 10:15. Children ages 2 ½ through 4 will enjoy a 90 minute play time with their adult(s) in our Not-So-Wee Explorers program on Fridays (first half of the year) or Thursdays (second half of the year) at either 8:45 or 10:15. You can see the specifics below. A typical session will consist of music, 1 or 2 stories, sensory experiences, dancing, and outside time where families can enjoy our expansive back yard. Sessions will run once per week for six weeks. The cost for Wee Explorers is $100 for all six classes in a session. The cost for Not-So-Wee Explorers is $150 for all six classes in a session. Space is limited to 8 or 9 students. To guarantee a spot in all 4 sessions, you may sign up for all sessions at once. You will be billed for sessions the month prior. Payment must be made within two weeks of billing to retain the spot. This program is intended for families considering enrollment for their child in a Ruth Washburn class when their child is age eligible and a class spot is offered.
You may sign up for some Wee and some Not-so-Wee sessions depending on the age of your child at the start of each session. Please see chart below to decide which sessions are age appropriate. NSW stands for Not-so-Wee.
Birth date of June 2016 would sign up for Wee Explorers for Early Fall and Late Fall and then move to Not-so-Wee Explorers for Winter and Spring.