Summer 2015 was an Absolute Success!

From Indian’s games to splash days, to adventures at the park and Mud Day. From Balloon Bender Dave to the Snow Sisters and all guests in-between. This summer was jammed packed with fun! While […]

International Mud Day at Kids Country was a HUGE SUCCESS!

Thank you to all the teachers, parents and of course kids for making International Mud Day a HUGE SUCCESS!


From mud pits to muddy slip n slides, to earthworm habitats to edible dirt & worms, […]

Donuts With Dad!

Come celebrate Father’s Day with us Friday morning at drop off and enjoy Donuts with Dad! Kids Country wants to show their appreciation for our wonderful dads and give them a delicious breakfast!
Hope to […]

Summer Feels

Summer  Feels
Mmm…summer is here!  There’s a different feeling to summer…more relaxed, not in such a rush, not avoiding snow piles and snow plows and snowballs.  Days are longer, the sky stays light later, the […]

Summer 2015 has officially begun!

Summer is officially underway! With field trips, swimming, parks, guests and splash days already happening, 2015 is sure to be a blast!! Stop by our centers today and see the fun for yourself!!!

Kids Country is excited to take part in International Mud Day

At Kids Country, we get MESSY!
What do we mean by messy? Well that’s simple…. brown, squishy, yucky,DIRTY MUD! Kids Country believes in connecting with nature, and what better way to do that than to […]

Here We GROW Again…to WADSWORTH! Kids Country is Expanding in the Spring of 2016!

 Kids Country is expanding to Wadsworth in 2016!
Here we GROW again….to WADSWORTH! Kids Country would like to proudly announce that we have a new center opening in the Wadsworth area! Tell all of your […]

Kids Country Field Day

As the school year is coming to an end, what better way to celebrate then Field Day? All four Kids Country Kindergartens gathered and celebrated another successful year! 
There were all sorts of fun games […]

Successful Teacher Orientation

Wednesday night we had a successful Employee Orientation! We enjoyed Mexican food while going over Kids Country Policies, ways to ensure our classrooms are safe and fun environments for our children and more. We were […]

Thank you Moms!

Thank you Moms for all that you do!! Muffins with Mom was a success on Friday. There were plenty of muffins to go around and each mom was able to sit with their child […]

A Big Thank You from your Kids Country Teachers!

Teacher Appreciation week has been an absolute blast! From superheros to princess’, and breakfast buffets to decadent desserts…out teacher’s feel so blessed to have such amazing support!

Each center showed their appreciation in more ways than […]

Ga Ga Ball Comes to a Center Near You!

All of our 5 centers are getting the latest and greatest outdoor play game: GA GA BALL! It’s fun and exciting and keeps the children moving!!
Rules and Objectives:
1. Designate one non-player as the referee. […]

Teacher Appreciation Week

Muffins With Mom

Hartville Hullabaloo

Kids Country Hartville will be celebrating Healthy Kids Day at the YMCA POPS Hullabaloo on Saturday April 25, 9 am to 12 pm! There will be games, crafts, food and more! So come on […]

Stow Art Show

The Emerald City was brought to life in Kids Country Stow on Friday and Saturday as they held their annual Art Show. Visitors followed the yellow brick road through the center and saw all […]

Medina’s Art Show!

Kids Country Medina held their annual Art Show Thursday and every inch of their center was covered with beautiful artwork created by all of the students. From portraits and monster drawings to stained window […]

Green’s Art Show!

Kids Country Green was transformed into the Jurassic Park on Thursday evening and dinosaurs were brought to life through the children’s art. The center was covered in artwork that resembled the classic movie, from […]

Fairlawn Art Show!

Congratulations to Kids Country Fairlawn for another successful art show! Every inch of wall space was covered with the children’s artwork and overflowing into the lobby and classrooms. Visitors enjoyed snacks as the walked […]

Hartville Art Show!

Kids Country Hartville held their annual art show on Tuesday and the art that filled the hallways was incredible. Don’t believe us? Have a look for yourself! View their Facebook page for more pictures, […]

Kids Country Green Art Action

Each classroom in the Green Center created a beautiful masterpiece to be auctioned off. You may place you bid to Center Director, Chris Redman for any of the beautiful pieces. The winner will be […]

Teacher Appreciation Week

 We are so grateful to have such amazing teachers within Kids Country. Ones that understand the importance of young minds and go above and beyond to ensure your child is in a perfect and safe environment to […]

The Bear Project

The Bear Fair
For the 2014-2015 school-year, each Kids Country Private Kindergarten took on the Bear Project. At the start of the year each kindergarten teacher was given different types of stuffed animal bears to […]

The Week of the Young Child

All of the Kids Country Centers will be celebrating the Week of the Young Child April 13th-17th. The event was created by NAEYC to encourage and celebrate our youngest learners. Each center will celebrate […]

2015 Art Shows!

It’s that time of the year…Spring showers are washing Winter away and, to brighten things up, Kids Country holds their annual Art Show! Each center has been working extra hard to make this years […]

A Teacher’s Heart

by: Sheryl Herter

What will you find inside of a teacher’s heart?
You’ll find a heart filled with empathy-celebrating at a child’s success and crying when a child is hurt or sad…that’s a teacher’s heart!
You’ll find […]

Enrolling Now for Summer Camp 2015!

Call your center today to reserve your spot for Kids Country Summer Camp 2015!


Green St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!

Kids Country Green put out some great traps to try and lure the Leprechaun in Tuesday morning so they could get lots of gold, but despite their amazing efforts, the Leprechaun got a way. […]

Spring Break is near!

Spring Break 2015 is almost here!

Kids Country Spring Break is right around the corner! All the centers have exciting and fun activities and field trips planned so that everyone has a Spring Break to […]

Stow St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!!

Kids Country Stow was disappointed to find their leprechaun traps empty and their rooms messed up, but they cheered up quickly when they found that the leprechaun had dropped some of his gold and […]

Hartville St. Patrick’s Day celebration!

Kids Country Hartville had a visit from Sewyer the Leprechaun Tuesday morning, but unfortunately, he wasn’t caught and no gold was found. However, through all the mess he left behind, Kids Country Hartville didn’t […]

Kids Country Medina Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day!

Kids Country Medina was hoping to catch Lucky the Leprechaun Tuesday morning so they could be prized with a pot of gold, but when they arrived to the center the trap was empty and […]

Fairlawn Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day!

The mischievous Leprechaun snuck into Kids Country Fairlawn Tuesday morning and left the center a mess full of green….and a lot of gold! From green footprints on the tables to toilet paper hanging from the ceilings, […]

Happy Birthday Dr. Suess! Love, Kids Country!

Kids Country is a huge fan of Dr. Seuss and proudly showcases his books in each classroom. Yesterday, March 2nd, each center celebrated his birthday! From treats to crafts, from the Lorax, truffulas, green […]

Kids Country Medina raised over $100 for Akron Children’s Hospital!

Kids Country Medina raised over $100 for Akron Children’s Hospital by participating in the Have a Heart Do your Part fundraiser. They collected change in each classroom for over a month in order to […]

Kids Country Hartville Raised $225 for Akron Children’s Hospital


Kids Country Hartville raised $225 for Akron Children’s Hospital by holding a bake sale everyday after school last week and by promoting the cause in each classroom. The School Agers baked all of […]

Playing Outdoors in Winter Benefits Children



Rachelle Gaynor, a write for recently wrote an article discussing the benefits of allowing your children to play outdoors during winter. Some of the benefits she describes are strengthened immune system, dross-motor development, […]

Kids Country Stow’s Final Count is in!

The change has been counted and the final earnings are in! Kids Country Stow has earned $1686.68 for Akron Children’s Hospital! Stow’s Kindergarten Class went together today, February 13, to deliver their earnings […]

Kids Country Stow raised over $1200 for Akron’s Children’s Hospital!

Congratulations Kids Country Stow for participating in the “Have a Heart do Your Part” fundraiser and raising over $1200 for Akron’s Children’s Hospital! The center held 4 different events in efforts to raise money. […]

Kids Country Fairlawn raised $353.80 for Akron Children’s Hospital



Congratulations Kids Country Fairlawn for participating in “Have a Heart do Your Part” fundraiser and raising over $300 for Akron Children’s Hospital! The Fairlawn Center held a Pancake Breakfast Saturday February 7th to raise […]

Kids Country Green Raised over $120 for Akron Children’s Hospital!


Friday February 6, Kids Country Green held a Bake Sale for the Have a Heart Do Your Part fundraiser for Akron’s Children’s Hospital. After selling plenty of baked goods, Green was able to raise […]

Fairlawn’s Pancake Breakfast!


As part of the “Have a Heart, Do Your Part”, fundraiser for 98.1 WKDD, Kids Country Fairlawn is hosting a Pancake Breakfast! Please come and do your part and enjoy delicious pancakes with the […]

Green’s Bake Sale!

As part of the “Have a Heart, Do Your Part” fundraiser, Kids Country Green is having a bake sale Friday February 6 to raise money.

The school-age students have been working hard to do their […]

The Change Bandits of Kids Country!

For 15 years 98.1 WKDD has been putting on a Radiothon for the Akron Children’s Hospital. They allow patients and families to share their stories with Ohio and give listeners the chance to make […]

Medina Stem Fair


Medina Fall Festival

Kids Country Family Sunday at the zoo!

We had a blast at the Akron Zoo! It was great bringing the Kids Country Family together and making zoo keepers of us all!

The Adventures of Hartville APK at the ZOO

Hartville’s Accelerate Pre-Kindergarten students explored the Zoo Wednesday and discovered many different fun facts, sounds and more about wild animals!

Summer was SUPREME in 2014!




We had a blast at Kids Country this summer and we want to share the memories that were made! From splash day to field trips, to cooking activities and playing in the mud kitchen, […]

Congratulations to Christina Redman and the Kids Country Green Center!

Christina Redman and the Green Center have recently earned national certification as a Nature Explore Classroom from Dimensions Educational Research Foundation and the Arbor Day Foundation! Christina and her staff have effectively created nature-based learning environments for their […]

Put Down the Electronics and Explore the Outdoors!

The Ohio’s Children’s Outdoor Bill or Rights was developed to encourage children and adults of Ohio to have a healthy, active lifestyle by spending more time outdoors.
“Exploring the wonders of our natural world will […]

Congratulations to Melissa Hennigin and the Kids Country Fairlawn Center!

Melissa Hennigin and the Fairlawn Center have recently earned national certification as a Nature Explore Classroom from Dimensions Educational Research Foundation and the Arbor Day Foundation! Melissa and her staff have effectively created nature-based learning […]

Service First

The generosity of the Medina Kids Country Summer Campers and the families of the Medina is astounding.  The Medina County Animal Shelter received a donation of $500 from the Summer Campers:   They raised […]

STEM enlightens Kids Country

Kids Country has been invaded by STEM….Science, Technology, Engineering and Math!  Every curricular area of every classroom in the centers is immersed in broadening these skills in our children.  Ms. Mandy Rourke-Whaler visits each […]

Kids Country Kindergarten Begins a New School Year

The pencils are sharpened, crayons in their bins, Letter Books sorted and ready to go, shelves are loaded with the tools of a kindergarten day, lockers are labeled, the teachers are excited to welcome […]

Autumn at Kids Country

The leaves will soon be turning to the golds, reds, oranges and browns of Fall as we enter the school year and a new season, please keep an eye on the Kids Country calendar […]