located in the First Presbyterian Church of Cranford,
offers before and after child care for children enrolled
in the Cranford school system, grades Kindergarten through
6th grade. Our purpose is to provide a comfortable, caring atmosphere for children of working parents.
We have been operating since 1990 and are licensed by the NJ Department of Children and Families. Our facility
has met all the health and safety requirements required by the State of NJ and all of our staff members are CPR and First Aid certified.
Our goal is to provide
a place where children may build relationships,
pursue a wide variety of interests, and develop their creativity and imagination.
A wide variety of activities are available
including, K'nex, arts and crafts, hands
on science,cooking, billiards, nok hockey, fooseball, air hockey, board games, and gym activities.
Karate, piano, science, and computer lessons are offered
by outside sources. Music classes and private one-on-one tutoring sessions
are also available. Please see
the "OUTSIDE PROGRAMS" page for more
often placed in a wide variety of structured situations. According to many child psychology
experts, children need more unstructured playtime in which they can dream and imagine all sorts of wonderful
A Massachusetts psychologist stated he felt that we may be trying to instill too many skills too early and thereby
creating unhappy people who will long
for the childhood they never had.
PrimeTime hopes to offer children a place to be children.