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We now have online account management! Make payments, manage your accounts, print receipts, and more!


Summer Registration starts March 15, 2016. Please click on Summer Kids SAFARI on the left hand side of this page, highlighted in blue, for more information. 

New families: Click here to start the 2015-16 school year registration request. Under "Browse All Programs," select "Kids' SAFARI" and click on "Registration." Then click "Don't have an account yet?" and sign up. 

Thank you for your interest in Kids' SAFARI. At this time, several of our sites have a wait-list for registration. Please know signing up online does not guarantee space. Your contract will be approved when we are able to accommodate your request and you will be notified at that time. Thank you for your cooperation. Please call 952-681-6128 with questions.

With billing and registration questions, email

About Kids' SAFARI

Kids Safari participationKids' SAFARI encompasses all of the before and after school programs offered for children in kindergarten through grade 5. The focus of these programs is on school-age childcare and enrichment opportunities designed to meet the changing needs of children and families. This is accomplished through creative learning experiences designed to increase social interaction. Our programs are fee-based and administered by the Bloomington Community Services Youth and Family Centers. Kids' SAFARI is located in all Bloomington elementary schools. 


Girls OutsideOur purpose is to lead children to discover friendship, independence and confidence through a variety of activities and experiences. Children are led to discover their talents and interests and to take pride in their accomplishments. The staff and program facilitates a warm and secure environment. The role of Kids' SAFARI, in cooperation with home and school, is to support the development of the whole child. 


Playing Chess

Kids' SAFARI accepts all students residing in or attending an elementary school in Bloomington. During the school year, Kids' SAFARI provides programming for students enrolled in kindergarten through grade 5. During the summer, Kids' SAFARI provides full-day programming for students entering kindergarten through the completion of grade 5.

Family Handbook

2015-16 Calendar 

Pick Your Days Due Dates 2015-16

Winter Weather Letter