Play & Learn Christian Child Care Center is a non-profit Christian child care center provided by Gethsemane Lutheran Church
committed to providing quality child care and early childhood education to infant, toddler, and preschool aged children.

At Play & Learn

At Play & Learn, children learn to:

  • Work alone and with others
  • Share and take turns
  • Explore thoughts, ideas, and feelings
  • Listen to others
  • Develop feelings of security and success

Activities are designed to:

  • Build self-confidence
  • Develop vocabulary
  • Encourage recognition of differences in sound, size, shape and color
  • Increase interest in books, numbers, and people
  • Improve coordination
  • Introduce new ideas
  • Develop self-esteem

Daily activities include:

  • Group time
  • Story time
  • Music
  • Arts and crafts
  • Reading, writing, and math readiness
  • Health and safety
  • Gross/large motor skills development
  • Fine/small motor skills development
  • Life skills development
  • Speaking skills and language development
  • Science and social studies
  • Outdoor play (weather permitting)
  • Structured play in centers, such as housekeeping, puzzles, and blocks