Our Philosophy:

New Wonders Discovery Center is an established child care facility serving families from  Kalamazoo, Portage, Schoolcraft, Oshtemo, Otsego, Mattawan and Paw Paw by providing high-quality childcare and educational programs where children, infants through 12 years of age, are encouraged to explore, discover, and celebrate learning in a safe and caring environment.


Our staff believes that each child is a special and unique individual with great value. That belief has led us to offer an environment that enables children to build self-confidence and independence while learning to respect the rights and value of others.


Our staff understands that "play" is the work of young children. We offer teacher directed and child guided age-appropriate activities in physical, cognitive, social-emotional, and language development while promoting skills in literacy, math, science, and social studies. 


Our staff cares for and acts with knowledge and purpose so that young children have the opportinuty to acquire the skills needed to succeed not only in school, but in life. Our teachers are  trained to take advantage of and support child-guided experiences and promote learning opportunities.


Our staff appreciates that parents are the most important people in a child's life. And because of that appreciation you, as the parent, can have confidence that our staff  is highly motivated to do their best to provide each child with a compassionate and nurturing extension of the family.

Now Enrolling!

Our infants are growing and moving up to the next class leaving some space in our infant class. Please call for more information if you would like to inquire about a space for your infant.  Please note, there is a miniumum 3 day per week enrollment required. Unfortunately, we cannect accept rotating schedules.


Wobbler (Active mover to 16+ months old)


Toddler (16+months to 24 months old)


Prepper (ages 2-3 years)


Preschool 3's Limited spaces available for fall enrollment.


Pre-K 4's and 5's Limited spaces available for fall enrollment.


School-Age Currently, we are only able to accept a limited number of school-agers before and after school. We apologize but, because of our curent enrollment, we are unable to accept any newly enrolled school-agers on snow days and any school breaks for full time day care at this time. 

Due to the nature of our business and our desire to ensure the safety, privacy, and continuity of our care and programs, we ask that you call ahead to schedule a tour. 


Once you are ready to enroll your child with us, please set up an appointment with Connie or Heather so we can assist you in getting started at NWDC. We will be glad to take the time to inform you about everything you need to know, including the relevant paperwork. You can make an appointment over the phone at 269 366-4680, or contact us at newwondersdc@msn.com.


If you would specifically like to speak to Heather or Connie, you can send an email to them at connie@newwondersdc.com or heather@newwondersdc.com. 


Immedite opens:                Infants                         and                Pre-Enrollment for Preschoolers


Now hiring Assistants and Lead Teachers.  

Refer to the "Hiring Qualifications" page under the "About Us" page for more information.


Monday- Friday

6:30 am to 6:30 pm



7000 Stadium Drive

Suite 203

Kalamazoo, MI 49009


Located in Village Place at the intersection of 8th and Stadium



(269) 366-4680



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