This age group is welcomed by enthusiastic and qualified staff who have planned a structured and activity-filled day at Mammoth Child Care. The ratio of children to staff is approximately 7 to 1. Our caring staffhas the experience, knowledge and training to provide a fun environment all while being attentive to the needs of children who might need extra attention to successfully transition to new surroundings.
What to pack*: Warm outerwear for snow play or gondola rides including gloves and a hat, sunglasses or goggles, a spare change of clothing, diapers and wipes (if needed) and “comfort items” such as a special blanket, stuffed animal or toy. Children may bring toys or other items from home which will help alleviate any potential separation anxiety! Electronic devices such as iPads are also permissible.
*Please label as many of your child’s belongs as possible, especially back packs, mittens, sunglasses, goggles, hats and boots. Pre-labeling your child’s belongings will expedite the check-in process and get you “out on the hill” sooner!
Indoors activities: children will participate in singing and stories, arts and crafts, dress-up play, video and computer games, fun with blocks, gross motor activities, games, puzzles, toys and much more.
Outdoor activities: weather permitting, is scheduled in the morning...typically between 10:30am-11:45am. Children will be able to play in the snow, go sledding, or ride the always-popular gondola. Please check in by 10am to ensure your child's participation in outside play or the gondola ride.
Lunch: scheduled daily at approximately 12:15pm. (Lunch is not included for morning ½ day kids) Our lunch menu is as follows:
- Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays: Chicken nuggets, French Fries, Vegetables, Fresh Fruit, Milk
- Tuesdays and Fridays: Cheese Pizza, Vegetables, Fresh Fruit, Milk
- Wednesdays and Sundays: Macaroni & Cheese, Vegetables, Fresh Fruit, Milk
- ***Please pack a lunch for your child if he or she has dietary restrictions which will not allow your child to be served what is listed above***
Rest time: scheduled every day after lunch…typically from 1:00pm – 3:00 pm. Mats with clean linens are provided. Children may bring their own “comfort item” from home for nap time.
Availability: Call ahead to confirm availability and remember, you will SAVE BIG by reserving at least 2 days in advance by calling 800.MAMMOTH / 800.626.6684