Fall Winter 2018

The Central Oklahoma Children's Directory is published every six months. The following businesses and services are in the current Fall-Winter directory. All area codes are 405 unless otherwise listed.

Listing by Business Category (as featured in the print version of the Central Oklahoma Children's Directory)

ANIMALS & NATURE PROGRAMS

 

Cottonwood Creek Ranch, Inc.

907 N. Chisholm

Oklahoma City, OK 

Contact:  Kelly Kraegel

Phone:  (405) 471-4031

Website:   www.cottonwoodcreekranch.net

Email:  info@cottonwoodcreekranch.net

Description:  A full-service equestrian facility offering training, lessons, boarding, sales, marketing and camps.

 

Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Gardens

2000 Remington Pl.,

Oklahoma City, OK   73111

Phone:  (405) 425-0218

Website:  www.okczoo.org/campssummer

Email:  info@okczoo.org

Description:  Oklahoma's premier destination connecting people and our world's vanishing wildlife and wild places. 

 

Oklahoma City Rattlesnake Museum

SW 14th and Agnew in Historic Stockyards

Phone:  850-5905

Email:  snakemuseumokc@gmail.com

Description:  Admission is FREE.  We are a small, donations-based museum whose purpose is both educational and entertainment.  We feature a selection of rattlesnakes from the United States, all of the venomous snakes of Oklahoma, venomous lizards and more!  This is a safe opportunity to view these animals up close.

 

ART (INCLUDES THE ARTS)

 

Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center

3000 General Pershing Blvd.

Oklahoma City, OK

Contact:  Lori Brooks

Phone:  (405) 951-0000

Website:  www.oklahomacontemporary.org

Email:  lbrooks@okcontemp.org

Description:  Currently located at State Fair Park, Oklahoma Contemporary encourages creativity and artistic expressions through:  Always-free exhibitions featuring a Learning Gallery so visitors can connect to art with hands-on activities;  School-break art camps in which youth gain confidence and learn new skills exploring art and artists including skills in ceramics, robotics, performance, visual art, hip-hop, fiber and more ; FREE monthly Make + Take workshops where families create art across a variety of mediums; Adult art classes where students find the chance to learn and grow.  Free public lectures, artist talks and events.   

 

Reclaiming Arts

312 S. Coltrane

Edmond, OK  73034

Contact:  Shelby Rogers

Phone:  (405) 435-4255

Website:  www.reclaimingarts.com

Email:  info@reclaimingarts.com

Description:  Reclaiming Arts offers a wide variety of classes in dance, aerial, voice, theatre and instrument for all ages and levels including recreational and professional training.   Our teachers are passionate about providing excellent training in an atmosphere that inspires student to succeed.  We aim to glorify God in ALL forms of art.

 

COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING SERVICES

 

The Counseling & Consulting Offices of Paul G. Tobin

3855 South Boulevard, Suite 100

Edmond, OK

Contact:  Paul Tobin

Phone: (405) 340-4321

Website: www.ccoffices.com

Description: Counseling services.  Family, marriage, individual counseling.  Educational & Business Consultants.  Assessment Groups.  Seminars.

 

DANCE

 

Community Dance Center – Oklahoma City University

2501 N. Blackwelder

Oklahoma City, OK   73106

Contact:  Tiffany Warford

Phone:  (405) 208-5508

Website:  www.okcu.edu/community-dance-center

Email:  communitydncecenter@okcu.edu

Description:  Dance classes for all ages.  Hip-Hop, Creative Movement, Jazz, Tap, Ballet!  Trained instructors.  Small dance sizes.  No-hassle spring perfoarmance.  Scholarships available.

 

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

 

Goldfish Swim School - Edmond

10 NW 146th St.

Edmond, OK  

Contact:  Nicole Tobin

Phone:  (405) 696-7500

Website:  www.goldfishswimschool.com

Website:  www.edmond.goldfishswimschool.com

Email:  nicole@gocryder.com

Email:  swimedmond@goldfishss.com  

Description:  Perpetual year round swim lessons for children 4 month to 12 years, plus birthday parties and family swims.

 

ENTERTAINMENT

 

Blazers Ice Centre

8000 South I-35 Service Road

Oklahoma City, OK  73149

Phone:  (405) 631-3307

Email:  blazersicecentre@gmail.com

Website:  www.blazersicecentre.com

Description:  Learn to skate program. Birthday Parties!  Public skating 7 days a week.  See our ad on page 17 for valuable coupon offers on how to get a buy-one get-one free admission and discount for party packages!

 

Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Gardens

2000 Remington Pl.,

Oklahoma City, OK   73111

Phone:  (405) 425-0218

Website:  www.okczoo.org

Email:  info@okczoo.org

Description:  Oklahoma's premier destination connecting people and our world's vanishing wildlife and wild places.   

 

Oklahoma WONDERtorium Children's Museum

308 W. Franklin

Stillwater, OK   74074

Contact:  Gay Washington

Phone:  (405) 533-3333

Website:  www.okwondertorium.org

Email:  gay.washington@okwondertorium.org

Description:  A children's museum where wonder grows!   See our ad on page 12 for info on a FREE admission!

 

Unpluggits Play Studio

575 Enterprise Dr, Ste 110

Edmond, OK   73013

Contact: Katrina Uhls

Phone:  (405) 340-7584

Email:  play@unpluggits.com

Website: www.unpluggits.com
Description: Your walk-in arts and crafts studio with an indoor playground.  Ceramics, birthday parties, paint’n take crafts, Mom & Me classes.  Workshops.  Free wi-fi and more!

 

EVENTS/FESTIVALS

 

Downtown OKC

211 N. Robinson Ave., #225

Oklahoma City, OK   73102

Phone:  (405) 235-3500

Website:   www.downtownokc.com

Email:  info@downtownokc.com

Description:   Get up and get downtown!  Visit www.downtownokc.com and find links to dining, shopping, lodging, parking, maps, events.

 

Yukon's Pumkin Harvest Craft Festival     Saturday, Nov. 3

Dale Robertson Center

HWY 66 and Yukon Parkway

Yukon City Park, 2200 S. Holly, Yukon, OK. 73099

Phone:  (405) 350-8937

Email:  jscott@cityofyukonok.gov

Website:  www.cityofyukonok.gov

Description:  Now in it's 19th year!   Over 45 unique craft vendors!   FREE admission

 

FOSTER FAMILY PROVIDER

 

Saint Francis Community Services

3000 United Founders Blvd.  Ste 227

Oklahoma City, OK  73112

Contact:  Lana Freeman

Phone:  (405) 607-2044

Website:  www.st-francis.org

Email:  lana.freeman@st-francis.org

Description:  Nonprofit children and families welfare agency serving the Episcopal tradition since 1945.

 

KITCHEN PRODUCTS

 

The Pampered Chef

Edmond, OK

Phone: 341-2569

Fax: (405) 341-7539

Contact: Joan Bischoff, Independent Executive Consultant

Website: www.pamperedchef.biz/joanbishoff

Email: bischofffive@aol.com

Description: Quality kitchen products, purchase direct, host show - earn benefits, business opportunity. 

 

LIBRARY SYSTEMS

 

Metropolitan Library System

Main library:  300 Park Avenue

Oklahoma City, OK  73102

Phone:  (405) 231-8650

Website:  www.metrolibrary.org

Description:  See website for all of the 19 MLS locations

 

MEDICAL PROVIDERS

 

Can Do Kids Therapy

1073 N. Bryant, Ste 100

Edmond, OK  73034

Contact:  Dianna Persun

Phone:  (405) 513-8186

Email:  dianna@okcandokids.com

Website:  www.okcandokids.com

Description:  Occupational, speech & music therapies.  Helping your child with Food Textures; Self Help Skills; Being Understood; Cognitive Skills; Fine and Gross Motor Skills; see web page for other areas of need.  A full multidisciplinary approach for families/  OT, PT, Speech and Music Therapies available.  Large treatment rooms, big sensory gym and new low level sensory room. Located in Kingston Office Park.  Interactive Metronome Certified.    

 

J.D. McCarty Center

2002 E. Robinson

Norman, OK  73071  

Phone:  (405) 307-2800

Email:  dware@jdmc.org

Website:  www.jdmc.org

Description:  Pediatric rehab hospital specializing in children with developmental disabilities from birth to age 21.  FREE Therapeutic Screening.   In patient and outpatient services.  Autism screening.

 

Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic

   Locations:  The Oklahoma Health Center, 750 NE 13th, OKC

                      Meridian Medical Tower (across from Mercy Hospital), 13321 N Meridian, OKC

                      Norman at Medical Park West, 3580 R.C. Luttrell Drive, Norman, OK

                      Edmond at Fisher Hall, 3560 S. Blvd., Edmond, OK

Phone: (405) 235-0040

Website:  www.oklahomaallergy.com

Description:  Board Certified Allergists can help you and your family find relief.  Serving Oklahoma since 1925.

 

OU Physicians Edmond

Fountain Lake:  14101 N. Eastern, Edmond, OK

Canyon Park, 1501 E. 19th, Edmond, OK

Phone:  (405) 341-1621 (Fountain Lake:  14101 N. Eastern, Edmond)  

             (405) 348-6611 (Canyon Park, 1501 E. 19th, Edmond)

             (405) 2714-UCO1 (UCO, 100 N. University Dr., Edmond)

Website:  www.oumedicine.com/primarycare

Description:  OU Physicians Edmond has three family medicine physicians offering primary care services to patients of all ages.

 

Skills for Living

330 W. Gray, Ste 100-2

Norman, OK  73069

Contact:  Sherryl Sweeney

Phone:  (405) 360-5554

Website:  www.skillsforliving.net

Email:  skillsforliving@gmail.com  info@skillsforliving.net

Description:   Skills for Living is a holistic, pediatric clinic.   Occupational and physical therapists treating:  typical children challenged with fine and gross motor delays, sensory processing disorder, autism, ADHD, cerebral palsy, social skills deficit, driving challenges (utilizing driving simulator).   Inviting, comfortable, fun setting.  Most insurance accepted:  BCBS, Tricare, Soonercare, Healthchoice, Aetna.

 

MUSEUMS

 

Edmond Historical  Society & Museum

431 S. Boulevard

Edmond, OK  73034

Phone:  340-0078

Website:  www.edmondhistory.org

Description:  Come visit our hands-on children's learning center!  Open Tues-Fri, 10 a.m-5 p.m. And Sat, 1-4 p.m.

 

Harn Homestead & 1889ers Museum,

1721 N. Lincoln Blvd.

Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Phone:  (405) 235-4058

Contact:  Melessa Gregg

Email:  info@harnhomestead.com

Website:  www.harnhomestead.com

Description:  Experience life in Oklahoma Territory!  Daily tours.  Hands-on educational programming.  Open Monday-Friday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. In the months of October-December3

 

Jasmine Moran Children's Museum

1714 West Wrangler Blvd.

Seminole, OK  

Phone: (800) 259-KIDS

Contact: Marci Donaho, Director (5437)

Email: mdonaho@jasminemoran.com

Website: www.jasminemoran.com

 Description: A special hands-on place where kids of all ages can explore their world and imagination.

Open Tues-Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5.  Closed Mondays.

 

Oklahoma Railway Museum in Oklahoma City

3400 NE Grand Blvd.

Oklahoma City, OK

Phone:  (405) 424-8222

Contact:  Anne Murray Chilton

Email:  annem@oklahomarailwaymuseum.org

Website”  www.oklahomarailwaymuseum.org

Description:  Come spend an afternoon at the Oklahoma Railway Museum.  There's something for everyone!  See freight cars, passenger cars, and even real steam engines on display.  Our museum is open every Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 9-5.  Admission to the museum is free.  Group tours are available.  Trains operate on the first and third Saturdays of the month, April through August.  We also do birthday parties!  Day Out with Thomas Festival!   Halloween Train!  Christmas Train!

 

Oklahoma City Rattlesnake Museum

SW 14th and Agnew in Historic Stockyards

Phone:  850-5905

Email:  snakemuseumokc@gmail.com

Description:  Admission is FREE.  We are a small, donations-based museum whose purpose is both educational and entertainment.  We feature a selection of rattlesnakes from the United States, all of the venomous snakes of Oklahoma, venomous lizards and more!  This is a safe opportunity to view these animals up close.

 

Oklahoma WONDERtorium Children's Museum

308 W. Franklin

Stillwater, OK

Contact:  Gay Washington

Phone:  (405) 533-3333

Website:  www.okwondertorium.org

Email:  gay.washington@okwondertorium.org

Description:  A children's museum where wonder grows!   See our ad on page 12 for info on a FREE admission!

 

Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, University of Oklahoma

2401 Chautauqua Ave.

Norman OK

Phone: (405) 325-4712

Email: snomnh@ou.edu

Home Page: www.snomnh.ou.edu

 Description: A large family-friendly museum that features the world’s largest Apatosaurus skeleton and other dinosaurs, realistic walk-through dioramas, and Oklahoma archeology. Hands-on discovery room, gift shop and café.  Birthday parties and summer educational programs available.   FREE first Mondays for kids!   Free admission for youth 17 and under.  General museum admission applies to adults 18 and older.  MEGALODON:  Largest shark that ever lived!   Be consumed!  May 26, 2018 thru Jan 6, 2019.

 

PERFORMING ARTS

 

Oklahoma Children’s Theatre

2501 N. Blackwelder

Oklahoma City, OK

Contact: Lyn Adams

Phone: (405) 606-7003

Website: www.oklahomachildrenstheatre.org

Description: Theatre for young audience, camps, classes and workshops.  3-17 years!

 

PRESCHOOLS

 

Erna Krouch Preschool

4901 N. Pennsylvania

Oklahoma City, OK

Contact:  Vivian Cohen

Email:  tbiekps@coxinet.net

Phone:  (405) 848-5926

Description:  Music, art, science, Spanish, dramatic play & motor development.   Ages 2 years through Pre-K.  Continually operating since 1955.

 

First United Methodist Church Preschool and Mother's Day Out

305 E. Hurd 

Edmond, OK  73083

Phone: (405) 341-1230

Contact: Laura Neff,  Director

Email: laura@fumcedmond.org

Website: www.fumcpreschoolmdo

Description: Preschool and Mother's Day Out program. Developmental and academic age appropriate programming for children from 12 months to 4 years of age. Voted Edmond Sun's Sunshine Award 2018 for Best Preschool!!

 

Quail Springs Methodist Church Early Childhood Programs

14617 N. Penn Ave.

Oklahoma City, OK

Phone:  (405) 755-3258

Contact:  Jeanine Randall

Email:  ecp@qsumc.org

Website:  www.qsumc.org/ecp

Description:  Multi-sensory curriculum.  Bible time, music and story time for all ages.  Certified teachers.  MDO, Preschool & Pre-K ages 2 mo-5 yrs.

 

Southern Hills Child Development Center

3207 S. Boulevard

Edmond, OK  73013

Contact:  Suzanne Ray

Phone: (405) 341-0100

Email: cdcoffice@southernhillschristian.org

Website: www.shcdc.net

Description: Come play with us in our developmentally appropriate center.  Enrolling ages 6 mos-5 yrs.  School term and 8 week summer program available.

 

PRIVATE SCHOOL

 

The Opportunity Scholarship Fund

1831 E. 71st Street

Tulsa, OK  74136

Phone:  (918) 877-2710

Website:  www.osfkids.org

Email:  info@osfkids.org

Description:  The Opportunity Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for lower-income families at more than 60 K-12 private schools across Oklahoma.

 

SPORTS

 

Al's Bicycle

2624 S. Broadway Ct.

Edmond, OK

Phone: (405) 341-4331

Contact: Henry Holasek

Website:  www.alsbicycles.com

Description: Full service bicycle store.  Bicycle sales and service.

 

Archery Traditions

328 Elm Ave.

Yukon, OK   73099

Contact:  Ken Wilkins

Website:  www.archerytraditionsok.com

Email:  ken@archerytraditionsok.com

Description:  Archery range and pro shop

 

TOY STORES

 

Learning Tree

7638 N. Western (in Wilshire Village)

Oklahoma City, OK

Phone: (405) 848-1415

Website: www.learningtreeokc.com

Edmond, OK

Contact: Patti

Description: Toy store with activities, toys, games and books for children ages birth through 14. Cinnamon Bears: for ages birth to 5

TRAVEL

 

Michelle's Destinations Unlimited

300 W. Gray, #112

Norman, OK

Phone: (405) 360-4482

Contact:  Michelle Carbone

Email:  info@travelwithmichelle.com

Website:  www.travelwithmichelle.com

Description:  Your family travel consultant!  Resorts, cruises and MORE!   Pack your bags and travel worry free!

 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

 

Edmond Chamber of Commerce

825 E. Second Street

Edmond, OK

Phone:  (405) 340-5512

Website:  www.edmondchamber.com

Email:  info@edmondchamber.com

 

Downtown OKC

www.downtownokc.com

 

Metropolitan Library

Various metro locations

Website:  www.metrolibrary.org

 

Childen's Hospital Foundation

www.okchf.org

 

Easter Seals Oklahoma

Website:  www.eastersealsok.org

 

Oklahoma Blood Institute

Website:  www.obi.org

 

Oklahoma State Department of Health

http://iio.health.ok.gov

 

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Website:  www.rmhc-okc.org


 

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