The Kidszone offers Activities, Camps & Clubs for toddlers through age 13 as well as in-house child care for ages birth through age 9 for members and guests using the center. 

All activities are open to Members, Non-members, Residents & Non-Residents.

Child must be required age by the start date of each activity. Please note: You MUST register during posted enrollment dates for each activity except for open gym (drop-in). Registrations will end 7 days prior to the start date of the activity. Activities fill quickly & a waiting list will be taken for each one as needed.

Full refunds for activities can be issued up to 7 days prior to the start date (with a $15 processing fee deducted from the total). We will NOT issue refunds or transfers for Summer Camps, Saturday Sitters and Friday Fun Nights.

The Kidszone also offers on site child care for members & guests! Please scroll down to find specific information on the hours and days under Kidszone Child Care

Click here for for a great story about our Young Ambassadors program from the December 2013 Smart Business Magazine! Pictured here are some of them visiting Brooside Estates  this past summer.


For more information, contact:
Joanna Mocho at mhccjoannam@wowway.biz
Phone: (440) 234-2255 ext. 1412 (call during hours of operation)

Kidszone Winter/Spring 2015 Activities

For a detailed description of classes and activities, click here.

Download a form here, fill it out and bring it to the center to register!!!

Kids Korner

Enroll your child in a fun, safe, structured learning environment for kids in! Weekly themes, activity sheets, computer time, fine & gross motor skills all integrated to enhance early learning! Child(ren) should be able to sit and listen to a short story, feel comfortable holding a writing utensil and follow simple instructions. Snacks are permitted (see enrollment receipt). Does not need to be potty trained but parent will be notified if bathroom assistance is needed. Class meets for 17 weeks. 

Ages: 3-5 (must be 3 by first day of class enrolled in)

Dates/Fees: Tue. & Thur. from 1/13-5/14 for $408 (residents and members) & $476 (non-residents); Wed. from 1/14-5/13 for $204 (residents and members) & $238 (non-residents); Tue., Wed. & Thur. from 1/13-5/14 for $612 (residents and members) & $714 (non-residents).

Time: 11:15 am-2 pm

Saturday Sitters

Parents enjoy a night out! Drop your child off at "our house". 4 hours of fun! The night includes gym, craft, movie and pizza party. (Must be potty trained to attend-no pull-up permitted). 

Ages: 3-9

Dates: 1/17, 2/14, 3/21, 4/18 & 5/16

Time: 4-8 pm

Fee: $10 per child3rd sibling FREE, 4th Sibling $5

Jr. Sitters

Are you looking for some "sitting" experience? If so, please consider enrolling on our Jr. Sitters program.Must be eager to lend a hand!

Ages: 10-13

Dates: 1/17, 2/21, 3/21, 4/18 & 5/16

Time: 4-8 pm

Fee: $5

Friday Fun Nights

Hang out with friends! Toss the football, shoot hoops, play volleyball, swim & play Xbox Kinect on a 5ft x 8ft screen in the Rec-Room. Pizza and drink will be provided during these 4 hours of fun monitored by staff.  You are premitted to bring extra money for snack bar but it is not necessary. No Refunds or Transfers

Age: 8 years & up

Dates: 1/2, 2/6, 3/6, 4/3 & 5/1

Time: 5-9 pm

Fee: $7 member/resident $9 Non Resident/Non Member

Open Gym for Runners/Walkers

Come play using all of our toys in gym! Parents can work out or relax in the center while their kids are busy at play. NO registration required-show up that day for activity.  Please try not to arrive any later than 10:15 am. (Child must have mastered independent walking skills). Parents are not permitted in the gym. No flip flops, boots or barefeet permitted - only soft-soled shoes. No drinks or snacks. It is recommended that a punchcard be purchased for $18 for (9) visits. (No class when Berea City Schools are off)

Ages: 1 1/2-5 years

Day: Monday, 1/26-5/11

Time:  10:15-11:15 am

Fees: $2 per child & $1 for each sibling

Wee World

Ready to start a little structured play with your toddler?  This activity will provide both group and free play.  Simple theme, craft, and story will be provided. NO EXCEPTIONS must be ready to participate without parents’ assistance.

Ages: 2 -3 years

Day: Monday, 1/26-5/11

Time: 9:05-10:05 am

Fee: $53 for residents/members & $59 for non-residents/non-members

Move & Groove

Experience learning through song & dance! Enroll in this activity that will enhance necessary skills for toddlers/preschoolers. Time provided for “instrument play”, listening to various types of music and free play with friends.

Ages: 2 1/2-4 years

Day: Tuesday, 1/27-5/12

Time: 10:15-11:15 am

Fee: $57 for residents/members & $65 for non-residents/non-members

Shapes, Colors & Ryhmes

Have fun playing while reinforcing colors, shapes and rhymes. Will have short story and/or song to make activity complete.

Ages: 2 1/2-4 years

Day: Wednesday, 1/28-5/13

Time: 9:05-10:05 am

Fee: $57 for residents/members & $65 for non-residents/non-members

Learning Letters

So many letters to learn! Activity will select letters to explore each week through structured activities, crafts & play.  Only for the eager early learner!

Ages: 2 1/2-4 years

Day: Tuesday, 1/27-5/12

Time: 9:05--10:05 am

Fee: $57 for residents/members & $65 for non-residents/non-members

Knowing Numbers

Learn & refine recognition of numbers!  Play games, simple craft and short stories all utilized to reinforce number concepts. Small amount of free time provided too!

Ages: 2 1/2-4 years

Day: Thursday, 1/29-5/14

Time: 9:05-10:05 am

Fee: $57 for residents/members & $65 for non-residents/non-members

Creativity Corner

Let your creativity flourish making "our house" a mess and not yours! Practice fine gross motor skills of cutting, glueing and utilizing a variety of writing utensils necessary for pre-school. Create seasonal crafts, painting & constructing various crafts, week to week!

Ages: 3-5 years

Day: Thursday, 1/29-5/14

Time: 10:15 am-11:15 am

Fee: $57 for residents/members & $65 for non-residents/non-members

Get Going

Join us for a structured activity that involves moving your body! “Break a sweat” and stay healthy with age appropriate skills. Activity includes group games, individual refinement all centered on gross motor skills. Tennis shoes only please.

Ages: 3-5 years

Day: Monday, 1/26-5/11

Time: 9:05-10:05 am

Fee: $53 for residents/members & $59 for non-residents/non-members

Leading with Reading

Story time is made fun through short stories & structured activities. Requires good "listening ears" and to be able to sit for a short period. Learn to recognize sight words, participate in group discussions all while creating a passion for reading.

Ages: 3-5 years

Day: Monday, 1/26-5/11

Time: 10:15-11:15 am

Fee: $53 for residents/members & $59 for non-residents/non-members

Explore & More

Hands on fun in this activity!  Join friends, ask questions, make predictions and see what happens with simple experiments.  Short amount of free time provided too!  Great for the child with a curious spirit!

Ages: 3-5 years

Day:  Wednesday, 1/28-5/13

Time: 10:15-11:15 am    

Fee: $57 for residents/members & $65 for non-residents/non-members

Kidszone Summer 2015 Activities

For a detailed description of classes and activities, click here.

Summer Club

Activities include: short stories, games, crafts and structured play based on summer themes! Drop off in the MP room and pick up in the Kidszone! Must be potty trained---no exceptions. No snacks or drinks-water will be provided.

Ages: 3-4 (must be 3 by first day of class enrolled in)

Dates/Fees: Tue. & Thur. on 6/16 & 6/18, 6/23 & 6/25, 7/7 & 7/9, 7/14 & 7/16, 7/21 & 7/23, 7/28 & 7/30 for $14 (residents and members) & $19 (non-residents and non-members) per week.

Time: 12-2 pm

Club K

Activities include: review and refine the pre-K skills through structured activities.

Ages: 5-6

Dates/Fees: Mondays from 6/16-7/28 $29 (residents and members) & $34 (non-residents and non-members). No class on June 29.

Time: 9:15-10:45 am.

Young Ambassadors

The Rec. Dept. is actively seeking boys and girls, ages 10-14 (entering 5th-8th grade) to design and engage in a variety of service exepriences. In order to enroll, students must submit a written paragraph describing why being an active youth in our community is important. Please include your Name, Address, School, Phone # AND adult t-shirt size (XS, S, M, L, XL) and leave in a sealed envelope at the front desk marked "Young Ambassadors" attn: Joanna Mocho.

If your submission is accepted, you will be asked to join this program (you will be notified by June 1st). Committment may include visiting local off site environments and attending some Community Center functions (eg. Halloween and Tree Lighting Event).

Ages: 10-14

Dates/Fees: Fridays from 6/12-8/3

Time: 10 am-12 pm

Summer Camp '15

Kids can fill their summer with fun activitiessuch as swimming (indoor for K-1st graders and outdoor for 2-5 graders), indoor/outdoor group games and weekly themed activities. Lunches are provided. Extended care available for an additional fee. Kids in grades 6-8 can be Junior Counselors! Days may include themed activities, swimming, gym games, outdoor activities, library activities, trips to Wendy's and "lending a hand" with younger campers in crafts/gym time. Lunches are provided and campers are welcome to bring extra money for spending. Electronic devices are NOT permitted! Sign up for any week!

Ages: Grades K-8

Dates/Fees: Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays for 6 different weeks..... Week 1: June 16-18 (Hello Hawaii), Week 2: June 23-25 (Stars & Stripes), Week 3: July 7-9 (Fun & Fitness), Week 4: July 14-16 (Artful Adventures), Week 5: July 21-23 (Summer Scientist) & Week 6: July 28-30 (Game Show Glory). $45 per week for residents and members & $55 per week for non-residents and non-members in Grades K-5. The 2nd sibling receives a $10 per week discount. The fee for Junior Counselors is $19 per week for residents and members & $24 per week for non-residents and non-members.

Time: 9 am-2 pm

Kidszone Child Care

The community center is happy to provide child care services to members and guests using the center. The Kidszone room is available for children ages newborn through 9 years.

The fee is $2 per hour. Each additional sibling costs $1 per hour. $1 for a half hour. No 50 cent increments. Punch cards valued at $20 can be purchased for $18 in The Kidszone Room during the Kidszone hours of operation. The parent/guardian must be physically in the center while the child is in The Kidszone area.

Hours for child care are:

  • Monday-Friday from 9:00 to 11 a.m. (til Noon in June, July & August) and 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Child care is not available on Sundays.

For more information, contact:
Joanna Mocho at mhccjoannam@wowway.biz
Phone: (440) 234-2255 ext. 1412 (call during hours of operation)