• Big Adventure Wednesdays
    Big Adventure Wednesdays

    Signature Adventure Wednesday - LAST ADVENTURE OF THE SEASON

    Signature Adventure Days – Separate from our Basic Camp activities, families can opt to send their kids on these fee-based field trips or have them stay back at the Clubhouse. Every Wednesday during the 9-week summer program, we go above and beyond with our adventures. Traveling up to 2 hours away to hit the BIG KAHUNA of adventures.
    Registration for Put In Bay is closed.
    Upcoming Adventure: Put In Bay, July 28.   Checklist for Explorers:
    • Please note the late return time below
    • All explorers must wear red JEC shirts
    • Closed-toe shoes
    • Waivers must be signed
    • NO CASH
    • Masks must be worn on the bus ride
    • Sack lunch with their name on it
    • Extra snacks should be packed for those extra hungry kiddos
    • Dinner will be provided for all Explorers
    • Electronics are permitted on the bus and will be stored during the adventure. The Junior Explorer Club is not responsible for lost, stolen or broken electronics.
     
    When: Wednesday, July 28, 2021   Time: EARLY arrival by 7:15am. LATE return eta 9:30pm. Bus departs no later than 7:30am   Costs: $45 per child
      Upcoming Signature Adventures in July: July 28 - Put-In-Bay  
       
    $0.00
  • KINDERDANCE JEC Only
    KINDERDANCE JEC Only

    EXCLUSIVE Kamp Kinderdance for JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB Preschoolers

      This summer the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB is offering an exclusive deal to our current Preschoolers enrolled in Summer Camp 2021. If you would like your child to enroll in this additional activity here at the Clubhouse, we are offering multiple pay options. Choose to pay ahead or break it up over 3 months.   Kinderdance® for young children, ages 3-5, is a developmental dance, motor skill, music, and fitness program. Parents who want to give their child the opportunity to dance will love how Kinderdance® teaches the basics of Ballet, Tap, Acrobatics and Creative Movement while blending educational concepts.  
    Location: The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB CLUBHOUSE 1033 Old Henderson Rd., Columbus, OH 43220   Class Time: Fridays, 10am-11am   Ages: 3-5   Dates: 8 Week Session: June 11th, 2021-August 6th, 2021 (No Class Friday, July 2)   Cost: $105 pay in full or $35 per month (June, July & August)
      Required Dancewear: Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, Leotard and Tights for Girls; Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, T-Shirt and Shorts for Boys.    
    $35.00$105.00
  • KINDERDANCE Wrap Around Care
    KINDERDANCE Wrap Around Care

    Join us for Summer 2021 Kamp Kinderdance at the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB Clubhouse!

    Kinderdance® for young children, ages 3-5, is a developmental dance, motor skill, music, and fitness program. Parents who want to give their child the opportunity to dance will love how Kinderdance® teaches the basics of Ballet, Tap, Acrobatics and Creative Movement while blending educational concepts.  
    Location: The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB CLUBHOUSE 1033 Old Henderson Rd., Columbus, OH 43220   Class Time: Fridays, 10am-11am   Ages: 3-5   Dates: 8 Week Session: June 11th, 2021-August 6th, 2021 (No Class Friday, July 2)   Cost: $130 for 8 weeks Payable with Paypal or check by first day of class. Please address checks to “Kinderdance Columbus” Register at Kinderdance here https://kinderdancecolumbus.com/summer-2021-kamp-kinderdance/   Additional Wrap Around Care Cost: $20 - $55 available through The Junior Explorers Club Summer Camp! Students can stay at Jr. Explorer Clubhouse after dance class until 1PM or 6PM, with lunch included. (Sign up available below for wrap around care)
      Required Dancewear: Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, Leotard and Tights for Girls; Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, T-Shirt and Shorts for Boys.   To register for ONLY for the Kinderdance classes, click here! https://kinderdancecolumbus.com/summer-2021-kamp-kinderdance/ If you would like wrap-around care after Kinderdance ends, sign up below for the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB wrap-around care.  
    $20.00$55.00
  • Safe Splash Wrap-Around Care
    Safe Splash Wrap-Around Care

    The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB has partnered with SafeSplash to offer full-time or part-time wrap-around care summer camp for any child enrolled in the SafeSplash swim lessons summer camp.

      SafeSplash is offering swim camps in two-week sessions Mon-Thurs. For the wrap-around care program, the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB will offer after class pick ups for the students enrolled in the 8:45am swim lessons. Once swim class is complete at 9:25am, the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB will pick up your child from SafeSplash and head back to the JEC Clubhouse or a local park for a summer camp wrap-around care and fun. The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB will also offer an adventure option with a small fee should families opt for the adventure portion. Summer adventures TBA. Check this page for updates.   The cost of SafeSplash swim camps is separate from the wrap-around care offered by the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB.  To sign-up for and purchase the 8:45am swim classes from SafeSplash, go to www.safesplash.com  The wrap-around care for the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB tuition can be purchased below. Please be sure to confirm your dates before making purchases. This wrap-around care is currently offered for the 8:45am swim class. If you are a JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB Summer Camper and wish to take swim lessons, you must sign up for the 8:45am swim class only with SafeSplash. To see the 8:45am sessions that are available, see the details in the description below. Please be sure to notify the Junior Explorer Club that you have enrolled your child.   
    WHERE: SafeSplash Columbus (Sawmill South) 2990 Hayden Rd., Space #2982 - #2994 Columbus OH 43235 JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB Clubhouse 1033 Old Henderson Road Columbus, Ohio 43220
    TIME: 8:45am - 9:25a = SWIM CLASS JEC TIME: 9:30-1pm (Part time) 9:30a - 6pm (Full time)   WHEN: Summer 2021 Session 1: June 7th-17th Session 2: June 21st-July 1st One week off Session 3: July 12th-July22nd Session 4: July 26th-Aug 5th
    COST for CARE ONLY: Per session Part time 9a-1p $215 Full time 9a-6p $390
     
    $215.00$390.00
  • Register Summer 2021
    Register Summer 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 Summer Camp Registration Fee Page! Register below to reserve your spot for SUMMER 2021!

    Summer Camp begins Wednesday, June 2, 2021.

    Please click here for a detailed description regarding all Summer Camp details and cost breakdowns. All Members, new and current, must pay the non-refundable summer camp 2021 registration fee. Your registration fee ($125 or $99) covers the cost of up to two children.  $125 for new families not currently enrolled in the Fall 2020/2021 school year $99 for families currently enrolled in the Fall 2020/2021 school year  

    When you pay your Summer Camp 2021 registration, this fee will lock your spot!

    Your registration fee includes:

    • !NEW! As a bonus to our NEW families joining our Summer Camp program, we will apply your $125 summer registration fee to cover the cost of the $125 JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB membership fee for the 2021/2022 academic year
    • Fee cover up to two children. Only $45 for each additional child thereafter.
    • A JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB t-shirt
    • 2 Snacks per day
    • Exciting in-house Clubhouse programming
    • Parents-night out events during the Fall 2021/2022 pending the health crisis (minimal fee for cost of dinner TBA)
    • Additional adventures throughout the year at member-only pricing good for one-full year
    • And so much more! See what folks are saying about the JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB here
    EXPLORERS must bring a mask, back pack, packed lunch, water bottle, towel, bathing suit, change of clothes/shoes, everyday. All items MUST be labeled with their name.
    Please review the Summer Camp 2021 details here regarding COVID safety guidelines.
    $99.00$170.00
  • EARLY EXPLORERS Program Deposit 2021/2022
    EARLY EXPLORERS Program Deposit 2021/2022

    EARLY EXPLORERS! Including Toddlers, Preschool and PreK!

    The JUNIOR EXPLORER CLUB Early Explorers program includes Toddlers, Preschool and PreK. Located conveniently off the 315/Henderson Road exit, our Clubhouse is designed to accommodate families from all over central Ohio. Open enrollment is available all year with full-time and part-time options. To learn more about individual programs and details, contact us for your personal tour of the Clubhouse. All tours must be scheduled and are designed to accommodate and abide by the highest Covid19 safety standards. Contact us today at 614-516-3325.   We offer Open Enrollment for the current school year 2021/2022 Year. Your $250 deposit will save your spot for the upcoming school year. $125 of the deposit goes towards your non-refundable membership and the remaining $125 goes towards your first months invoice balance. Please refer to our FAQ's for our partial refund deposit.   
    Deposits - Accepting deposits for current 2021/2022. 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
  • 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 within the Upper Arlington School District. 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. Both options are available for full-time or part-time and available for Kindergarten through 5th grade.
    WHEN: Monday - Friday   TIME: 7am - 9am   COST OPTIONS for 7a - 8a: Full-time 4-5 days a week $165 a month Part-time 2-3 days a week $130 per month Per day as needed $10 a day  
    $10.00$165.00