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Summer Saplings

Join us for the Summer Saplings program! The Summer Saplings program runs from June through August (except for July 4). Our program offers:

  • Qualified care for 3-5 year olds
  • Program hours and days: Monday-Friday from 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Creative projects and activities
  • Lots of time spent outside playing at the new outdoor facility at Birch Grove
  • Bonfire lunches together with campers from our Campsite Kids (K-5) program
  • Weekly access to the school library
  • Lots of supervised summer fun!


  • The cost of this program is $3.50 per hour. Minimum rates are as follows:
    • Half Day Rate 0-4.99 hours - $17.50
    • Full Day Rate 5-10 hours - $35.00
  • There are no set-up or initiation fees. We invite you to compare our rates to other programs! 

Space for this program is limited to 12 participants. For more information or to register your child, please contact us.


A secure online billing and payment system that allows digital payments directly from your bank account or credit/debit card. Paperless invoices, email receipts, and tax report. Sign up is easy! If you would like to use this system, please let us know what email address you would like to use, and we will send you a secure invitation to set up your account.

Additional Info

Summer Saplings Phone Number
(218) 663-0170 ext. 21

For your convenience, you may print our summer programming information.

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Summertime is always the best of what might be. - Charles Bowden

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