Peppermint Fence PLUS BLOCK Time is a licensed, nationally accredited childcare program associated with the Family Learning Center (ECFE and Peppermint Fence Preschool). BLOCK Time is available for children ages 18 months to 5 years. By pre-paying for a 9-12 week session, you're guaranteed a 2 1/2 hour slot every week, same day and time, to enjoy some time for yourself! The experienced, highly trained staff provide the kind of attention, play, and security you expect from your child’s caregivers. Staff in the toddler/preschool room follow curriculum themes through stories in the Book Nook, songs and finger plays at circle time, art projects, and large motor activities. They also provide nutritious, age-appropriate snacks, free of charge.Bright Start Prekindergarten Childcare is a high quality prekindergarten program led by experienced, well-trained staff. Located within the Elementary schools and working in association with the Wayzata Home Base program, they utilize a research-based curriculum designed to meet the social and educational need of four and five year old children in the year before kindergarten.