Applebarn Day

APPLES APPLES APPLES!!! We finally got to visit the Applebarn to end our September! Although it was such a long and exhausting trip, it was all worth it when our kids had such a wonderful time at the farm! We rode on the apple carts, challenged the kiddie corn maze, pet the bunnies and baby goats at the farmville, and jumped on the giant pumpkin pillow! We even tasted the...
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Hello OWL! :)

Children had a very meaningful and educational workshop about raptors in wildlife during our “OWL SUMMER CAMP”. We were introduced to two permanently injured raptors: an owl and a falcon who became educational ambassadors for their species to help educate the public about the importance of raptors, environmental conservation and how we can help these birds. Thank you for ...
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Blueberry U-Picking

It’s blueberry picking season again! Today we made it to Emma Lea Farms to pick blueberries ourselves! Children couldn’t resist eating the blueberries while picking them! Great thanks to the warm weather so we could stay longer to visit the Donkeys and have so much fun in the playground! We picked 30 pounds of blueberries in total today (not including those we ate!) Good ...
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Aquarium Day

Aquarium here we come again!!! All our children loved the aquarium so much as they were surrounded by so many adorable ocean animals: dolphins, seals, sea lions, walruses, penguins, jellyfish, nemo name it! Children were very excited to watch the dolphins training show as they were doing tricks and dancing just right in front of us! They wanted to stay here all da...
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Congratulations! SOTEL Voted The Best Daycare in Richmond!

CONGRATULATIONS, SOTEL!!! BEST DAYCARE TWO YEARS IN A ROW - 2017 & 2018 We are very honored to announce that Stars of Tomorrow Early Learning (SOTEL) has been voted in the Richmond News's Best of Richmond 2018 Readers' Poll as being the BEST DAYCARE in the City of Richmond! FIRST PLACE!!! For this honor, we sincerely thank YOU, all of our SOTEL families, for being...
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Nutrition Tour at the Grocer!

As we are learning about Nutrition and Healthy Eating Habits in May, we had a unique Nutrition Field Trip at the grocery today! An expert registered dietitian led our children through the grocery store where we identified different kind of fruits and vegetables by engaging in a mystery guessing game and a scavenger hunt! This interactive learning experience engages and teach...
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Goodbye Butterflies!

After 32 days of growing from caterpillars to cocoons to beautiful butterflies, we finally had to say goodbye to our twelve little butterflies and release them to their nature home! Though it was sad to say goodbye, it has been precious to take care of them and witness their different stages in these 32 days. Today in the park, our children carefully moved the butterflies ou...
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