Learn about being an entrepreneur, develop people skills and build confidence as an empowered Babysitter! In partnership with the nationally recognized babysitting course, “Smart Kids: Babysitting 101”, boys and girls ages 10-14 can participate in this two day camp where they’ll learn about keeping children safe, which toys and foods are appropriate for the different age groups, diapering babies and so much more! All campers will receive infant and child CPR and first aid skills and will take home a portable first aid kit along with other goodies! (This camp does not CPR certify anyone, we just teach the basics) In [...]
Shelby Hartung noticed a difference in EmBe’s childcare from the moment she met the downtown location staff. “Everybody felt like friends. That was the biggest experience we had on our tour.” Hartung discovered EmBe shortly after moving from Bismarck, North Dakota. She began her search for childcare with Google, and EmBe’s name appeared at the top of the list. After scanning EmBe’s web page, Hartung called to set up a tour. On her tour, she met Desiree Wolfe, EmBe’s Downtown Childcare Site Manager. Wolfe led her through the facility, showing Hartung the spaces for learning and play. Hartung felt an [...]
EmBeCause Giving Day makes it easy for you to invest in empowering women and families in Sioux Falls and beyond. On Tuesday, July 7, share your empowering stories about why you support EmBe or how EmBe has made a difference in your life, or consider donating. Share your because with us on social media all day long by using the hashtag #EmBeCause Donations made are unrestricted gifts to the annual fund, allowing EmBe to meet its most urgent needs, including program scholarships, technological needs, staff development and facilities improvements. Donations also keep programs affordable and available to anyone who'd like to [...]
Kids Maker Week offers a variety of engaging, educational activities aimed at introducing your child to STEAM related fields. Enjoy watching step-by-step tutorials with activities that explore academic areas with creativity and innovation! Join us from the comfort of your home and tune on EmBe’s Facebook page the week of Monday, April 27 until Friday, May 1 to follow along with the activities and connect with our Youth Development staff!