• DUBLIN OHIO ONLY: Wrap Around Care for CAMP CEO
    DUBLIN OHIO ONLY: Wrap Around Care for CAMP CEO

    Extend the fun of CAMP CEO and spend the rest of the day with the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB!

      We are thrilled to partner with CAMP CEO for wrap-around care for the week of August 3 - 7, offering pick-up and drop-off at Bridge Park. As part of our ongoing partnership with CAMP CEO, The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB will bus your child to and from Bridge Park to our exciting brand new Clubhouse. Depending on the weather, we will also be exploring the great outdoors at various parks or heading back to our clubhouse where your child will enjoy our daily Clubhouse programming.   The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB offers a summer day camp for all of Columbus and the surrounding area. We are more than just a full-service summer day camp, we are an ADVENTURE PROGRAM!   INCLUDED in the wrap-around program:  – Care – Two snacks a day – KINDERDANCE – Cooking Club – Arts and crafts – YOGA – Hip Hop dance/graffiti/record spin classes – Full-use of our 7800 square foot Clubhouse, including 30,000 square feet of backyard playground fun complete with our own splash pad, and so much more!  
    WHEN: August 3 - 7   TIME: 11:30a - 5:30p   WHERE: 1033 Old Henderson Road Columbus, Ohio 43220 (directly off the 315 Henderson Road ramp 10 minutes north of Ohio State University)   COST: $225 per child for the week of August 3 - 7 OR $55 per day, per child
     
    $55.00$225.00
  • Summer Camp Options
    Summer Camp Options

    SUMMER ADVENTURE CAMP 2020!

    Summer Camp 2020 Registration is Open for K through 5th! Once you pay the registration fee CLICK HERE, you can pick your weeks, days or bundles! 
    We have multiple options of programming available for each day for every age group. Open Monday - Friday from 8am - 6pm with the option of Early Drop Off (7a-8a) for a small additional fee.  ALL OPTIONS INCLUDE:  - Care - Two snacks a day - Weekly swim lessons - KINDERDANCE - Local travel adventures - Cooking Club - Arts and crafts - YOGA - Hip Hop dance/graffiti/record spin classes - Swim time at UPPER ARLINGTON pools* (explorers must have UA Swim pass or opt to be billed as we go) - Full-use of our 7800 square foot Clubhouse, including 30,000 square feet of backyard playground fun complete with our own splash pad, and so much more! Not your traditional 4-walled childcare! We strive to be adventurous every day and plug into the world of nature around us! Every day is an adventure with the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB!    

    So many options, so little time! To help you better navigate pricing and how to order, see our breakdown below.

     

    OPTIONS:

    KINDERGARTEN - FIRST GRADE (at the clubhouse) Designed to accommodate our younger EXPLORERS through age appropriate outdoor local adventures and indoor activities. CLUBHOUSE - OPEN TO ALL AGES Enjoy all the perks of Clubhouse programming and local outdoor adventures excluding the Signature Adventure Wednesdays. CLUBHOUSE & SIGNATURE ADVENTURE WEDNESDAYS (2nd grade - 5th grade) Everything included in option two CLUBHOUSE plus Signature Adventure Wednesdays (small additional fee for Clays Water Park and Put-in-Bay. Dates TBA)
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    MEMBERS VS NON-MEMBERS

    ALL JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB (JEC) MEMBERS receive special club pricing. You do not need to be a member of the club to enjoy Summer Camp but if you would like to join the JEC, click here for details. However, everyone MUST pay a non-refundable $99 summer camp 2020 registration fee.
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    1 WEEK / 3 DAY BUNDLE/ DROP IN DAY

    1 Week - This is our full-time option, M-F 8a - 6p 3 Day Bundle - Our part-time option for any three days you choose (excludes the Signature Adventure on Wednesday.) Drop In Day - Drop in on the day of your choice (excludes the Signature Adventure on Wednesday.) Signature Adventure Wednesday - This is a drop in day for the Signature Adventure on Wednesday.

    Summer Camp Pricing Sheet is Available in DESCRIPTION box below. 

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    $75.00$395.00
  • Summer Camp 2020 Registration Fee
    Summer Camp 2020 Registration Fee

    2020 Summer Camp Registration Fee Required Register now to reserve your spot for SUMMER 2020

     

    The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB has multiple care options pricing coming soon!!

    All Members and Non-Members must pay the non-refundable $99 summer camp 2020 registration fee. Your registration fee includes:

    • $99 fee covers up to two children. Only $45 for each additional child after paid $99 fee.
    • One parents-night out event during summer (minimal fee for cost of dinner TBA)
    • Additional adventures at member-only pricing good for one-full year
    • JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB t-shirt
    • Exclusive Member Only pricing for Summer 2020 extra activities
    • Includes swim lessons 2x's a week
    • Snacks twice a day
    Children must pack lunch everyday AND have an Upper Arlington Park & Rec swim pass.
    To view all the purchasing options for Summer Camp, go to our PURCHASE ADVENTURE PAGE. CLICK HERE! 
    $45.00$99.00
  • Before School Early Drop-Off Option for WICKLIFFE
    Before School Early Drop-Off Option for WICKLIFFE

    Attention: Parents of Wickliffe Elementary School. Starting in the fall of 2020/2021, Wickliffe will be changing their school start time to 9 am. We offer early morning Drop-Offs before the start of the school day.

    If you are looking for early morning drop-off before school between 7a - 9a, the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB offers care service including transportation for your child to their designated schools. Our bonded and insured drivers have been carefully vetted and have completed the current background checks as required by law.   All JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB MEMBERS currently enrolled in our AFTER SCHOOL CARE programming will receive special pricing. If you are not enrolled in our AFTER SCHOOL CLUB programming, you must be a member of the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB to purchase early morning drop offs. Click here to enroll.  Pricing options available for Emerging K through 5th grade.
    WHEN: Monday - Friday   TIME: 7am - 9a   COST OPTIONS for 7a - 9a: After School Care Enrolled Members $7.50 per day, per child Non enrolled After School Care Members $15 per day, per child If you wish to pay for each month in full, please see the per month pricing per child as schools days vary month to month
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    Cost Break Down By Month, Per Child Enrolled with After School Care Program
      August 9 schools days = $67.50 September 21 school days = $157.50 October 21 school days = $157.50 November 17 school days = $127.50 December 16 school days = $120 January 17 school days = $127.50 February 19 school days = $142.50 March 17 school days = $127.50 April 20 school days = $150 May 18 school days = $135 [/span6][span6]
    Cost Break Down By Month, Per Child Non Enrolled with After School Care Program
      August 9 schools days = $135 September 21 school days = $315 October 21 school days = $315 November 17 school days = $255 December 16 school days = $240 January 17 school days = $255 February 19 school days = $285 March 17 school days = $255 April 20 school days = $300 May 18 school days = $270 [/span6][/columns]
    $7.50$315.00
  • Preschool Program Deposit 2020/2021
    Preschool Program Deposit 2020/2021

    We have a Preschool Program!

    Our child care solution for kindergarten wrap around programs and after school emphasizes fun and adventure in a safe environment. The add on of transportation, programs with educational purposes, collaboration with Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church, local parks, recreation centers and helping kids with homework, is filling the need of the modern day working parent or single parent, giving you more quality time and less stress after 6 pm with your family. We offer Open Enrollment for the current school year 2019/2020. You may also reserve your spot for our 2020/2021 Preschool Year. Your $250 deposit will save your spot for the upcoming school year. $125 of the deposit goes towards your membership and the remaining $125 goes towards your first months invoice balance. Please refer to our FAQ's for our partial refund deposit and dates.    
    Deposits - Accepting deposits for current 2019/2020 and 2020/2021. Programs will offer full-time and part-time options!! - Deposit $250   *Must be a Junior Explorer Club Member to enroll. 

    Give us a call to set up a meet & greet. (614) 516-3325

     
    $250.00
  • Kindergarten Wrap Around Deposit 2020/2021
    Kindergarten Wrap Around Deposit 2020/2021

    Programming

    We offer several different programs to meet the ever changing family needs. Pre-K or wrap around kindergarten care (before noon) or (11am- 3pm). After School Care up until 6 pm. We even offer before school care beginning at 7 am! Full time, part-time, daily drop in options available. We provide convenient transportation! We pick up and drop off at your school! Depending on the program that fits your family, we have included swim lessons, dance and art classes, gymnastics and even cooking classes to our programs. All right here in our community and done before 6 pm.
    Give us a call to set up a meet & greet to tour our site. Your $250 non-refundable deposit will save your spot for the upcoming school year. $125 of the deposit goes towards your membership and the remaining $125 goes towards your invoice balance. 
    (614) 516-3325
     

    $250.00
  • Before School Early Drop-Off Option
    Before School Early Drop-Off Option
    If you are looking for early morning drop-off before school between 7a - 9a, the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB offers early morning drop-offs and then transports your child to their designated schools. Our bonded and insured drivers have been carefully vetted and have completed the current background checks as required by law. Depending on your needs, we offer multiple service options for early drop-off. See purchase options below. Attention: Parents of Wickliffe Elementary School. Starting the fall of 2020/2021, Wickliffe will be changing their school start time to 9 am. We offer early morning Drop-Offs before the start of the school day. Both options are available for full-time or part-time and available for Emerging K through 5th grade.
    WHEN: Monday - Friday   TIME: 7am - 9am   COST OPTIONS for 7a - 8a: $200 for full-time month (20 days) $50 for full-time week (M/T/W/R/F) $10 per day as needed   COST OPTIONS for 7a - 9a: $300 for full-time month (20 days) $75 for full-time week (M/T/W/R/F) $15 per day as needed
    $10.00$300.00
  • 2020-2021 After School Care
    2020-2021 After School Care
    Secure your space for the 2020-21 school season. As a mobile business, every child must have a seat on the bus to be included in the fun. After School Care starts at 2:50 pm, when the JUNIOR EXPLORER Bus picks up your explorer at their Upper Arlington School. The fun continues until pick up at 6 pm. Our homebase is Saint Marks Episcopal Church at Dorset & Tremont. Its convenient location is 1/2 block from the Tremont Library and Playground. Our second location is our Clubhouse 1033 Old Henderson Road off of Kenny Road behind FedEx. Monday - Friday, the Jr Explorer Club is Creative Extended Play (outdoors as much as possible!) After School Care is available full-time and part-time, or on a drop-in basis. For more information on rates, please contact us for our pricing sheet. We offer Open Enrollment for the current school year 2019/2020. You may reserve your spot for our 2020/2021 After School Care Year. Your $250 deposit will save your spot for the upcoming school year. $125 of the deposit goes towards your membership and the remaining $125 goes towards your first months invoice balance. Please refer to our FAQ's for our partial refund deposit and dates.   Questions? Please call us at (614) 516-3325  
    $250.00
  • Jr Explorer Club Gift Certificates
    Jr Explorer Club Gift Certificates
    Jr Explorer Cub Gift Certificates come in $25, $50 or $100 increments. These Gift Certificates can be used for all Jr Explorer Club Adventures, events, summer adventure day camp and for after school programs.
    $25.00$100.00
  • Become a Member of the Junior Explorer Club
    Become a Member of the Junior Explorer Club
    Becoming a member of the Jr Explorer Club means you never have to worry about childcare throughout the school year again!    
    $125.00