Education is among the most important aspects of a child’s life. Those who live in New Jersey are fortunate enough to have access to an incredible number of opportunities and programs dedicated to enhancing the lives of our children. From afterschool and extracurricular activities to music and cooking classes, we’ve dedicated a number of articles to finding the most kid-friendly enrichment experiences the Garden State has to offer.

New Jersey’s Best Kid-Friendly Classes

beautiful teen girl in the summer grin floral blossom garden witThe Best Garden Classes & Clubs for NJ Kids

Gardening isn’t just for adults. It’s a great activity for kids and a fun hobby the whole family can enjoy together. And what better place to take up gardening than in the Garden State? Fun, hands-on nature and garden classes help children cultivate and exercise their green thumbs while enjoying time outdoors…

friendsThe Best Language Classes for NJ Kids

Looking for a unique afterschool activity for your child? Consider enrolling him or her in a foreign language program. Picking up another language helps kids think and learn better, giving them a leg up now and in the future in their personal, academic and professional lives. An array of language classes are available throughout the state…

Laughing childrenExtracurricular Activities for NJ Kids

Yes, extracurricular activities are important for college applicants hoping to prove they’re well-rounded candidates with a life beyond academics. But the pressure for kids to sign up for numerous sports and clubs now extends to an even younger age. Don’t let your children get burnt out from over scheduling…

Group Of Elementary Age Schoolchildren In Music Class With InstrumentsThe Best Music Classes for NJ Kids

The benefits of taking a music class—even at a few months old—are endless. Children learn about rhythm and tone as they discover the “language” of music. They have the opportunity to interact with other kids, play a few instruments and even learn about other cultures. Many wonderful music classes for kids of all ages are available throughout NJ…

little girl climbing a rock wall8 Unique Afterschool Activities for NJ Kids

As another school year kicks off, parents and kids must decide what types of afterschool activities they want to commit to. Naturally, all parents want their children to reap the physical and social benefits of extracurricular clubs and classes. But what if your kid has no interest in typical activities? Luckily, NJ is full of unique programs…

Supercilious little boy chefThe Best Cooking Classes for NJ Kids

If your young chef loves to assist with meal prep, consider a children’s cooking class at one of these amazing New Jersey locations. Cooking classes for kids not only teach the basics of mixing, baking and measuring, they also offer valuable lessons about teamwork, creative thinking, patience and the importance of healthy eating…


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