Children's Learning Express 7525 Post Rd, North Kingstown, RI02852 The Children's Learning Express is a state-of-the-art learning development center for infants through kindergartners.…More The center has an open-door policy—options include before-school, after-school, full-day, half-day, vacation and summer camp programs. Children can enjoy creative arts and computer activities as well as large, outdoor play areas. To ensure the children's safety, a video monitoring system and keyless security access system are in place. In addition, every staff member is certified in CPR and first aid, and a registered nurse is on duty daily. Director Jill Akturk-Pelopida has been in the education field since 1985 and loves to educate children in this fun and stimulating environment!
Here's a little-known fact for you: there are barracudas in Narragansett Bay. Biomes Marine Biology Center, created…More by Mark Hall, is an educational facility working to raise awareness of what is in our own backyard. The center is home to the largest collection of New England marine life in the world and has more than 120 species. From sharks and eels to snakes and tortoises, here children and adults can get a close-up, and sometimes hands-on, look at our local marine life.
The center is open on Sundays and during school vacation and all summer Sunday through Friday. In addition to hosting school field trips and birthday parties, it offers outreach programs, bringing marine life to the classroom. Visit the website or Facebook page for more information.