Monthly Archives:March 2017

Monthly Archives:March 2017

Bar-T Families Support Montgomery County Family Justice Center

Posted by on March 31, 2017

On Wednesday, Bar-T staff members had the honor of delivering a donation of over 300 stuffed animals to the Montgomery County Family Justice Center. For the second year, Bar-T programs participated in the FJC Foundation’s “Cupboards Need Bears” campaign to provide children, who have been exposed to domestic violence, something to snuggle with in their time of need. Every child who comes to the FJC for services receives a stuffed animal and the FJC distributes an average three bears per day […]

Introducing our Newest Kids Club at Potomac ES!

Posted by on March 28, 2017

Bar-T is thrilled to have the opportunity to join the Potomac ES community as the new before and after school care provider next year. We know that changing child care providers can be a distressing time for families and we want to do everything in our power to make this transition as smooth as possible. We can’t wait to introduce you to all the wonderful things that Bar-T does. From our exciting clubs, enriching academic programming, or awesome theme days, we think Bar-T […]

Let’s Talk About Sunscreen!

Posted by on March 27, 2017

If you ask any of our Camp Directors about the most frequently asked question they receive, most of them will tell you that it revolves around sunscreen! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has a few tips on making sure kids protect their skin: Seek Shade: This is why you’ll see groups playing under trees, umbrellas, or pop-up tents! We want children to connect with the outdoors during camp, but we do our best to provide shade. Cover Up: Clothes from […]

SUMMER CAMP CHANGES

Posted by on March 21, 2017

As you know, we rent space at MCPS locations for our Kids Camps every summer. Although we submitted requests for all of the locations that held camp at last year, we’ve heard back from the county and have a few significant changes that we want to share with you. We apologize for the inconvenience and have done our best to provide convenient alternatives, which are listed below. Please let us know if you prefer to make different plans for your […]

3/15/17: Bar-T is Open Today!

Posted by on March 15, 2017

WEATHER ALERT – WEDNESDAY 3/15/17: BAR-T OPEN ON TIME TODAY   Due to inclement weather… Kids Clubs, Pre-Kindergarten, and Early Childhood Programs in Montgomery County Public School (MCPS) Buildings (including Poolesville programs): MCPS has issued a 2-hour delay. Kids Club: Open on time. Kensington Parkwood and Thurgood Marshall Early Childhood: Open on time. Pre-Kindergarten at Belmont, Diamond, Lakewood, Matsunaga, and Poolesville: Pre-Kindergarten classes will have a 2-hour delay (11:00am – 3:00pm with no rest time), but if your child is […]