As a parent, it can be difficult to trust any business with your child’s welfare and education, especially during those first few years. Bright Minds Learning Center owner, Kerrie Spain, took this sentiment to heart and worked tirelessly to create an environment and learning curriculum that would let parents feel good about dropping off their children with her staff. Her “clients” enjoy unique learning experiences like visits from the local Fire Department to discuss fire safety, and native integration classes where they learn about Alaska Native culture. Of course there’s plenty of fun to be had as well through arts and crafts, summer camp fun, and unique games like balloon tennis that keep the kids excited and engaged. Read on here.