Serving San Ramon, Dublin, Castro Valley, Hayward, Danville, Alamo, Livermore, Pleasanton and Walnut Creek
(925) 452-6180

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LEGO® Themed Robotics Classes, Camps & Birthday Parties

Give kids the gift of learning through play! At Snapology of Tri-Valley, they will be guided through hands on activities using things they already love: LEGO® bricks, K’Nex and technology. Ideal for children ages 1-14, kids will have so much fun in our classes, camps and parties that they don’t even realize they’re learning!

Birthday Parties
Summer Camps
Custom Events 
Workshops
Field Trips
School Assemblies
Anti-Bullying Programs
PTA Support
 Leadership Programs
Creative Play
Scouting Events
Enrichment Classes
Corporate Team Building
Meeting Facilitation
Parent's Night Out
& More!
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build confidence with HANDS-ON LEARNING

Snapology of Tri-Valley offers fun programs for a wide variety of ages and interests. With an emphasis on play, children acheive academic enrichment and social development objectives. At Snapology there is something for everyone with everything from LEGO-themed programs, robotics, engineering, animation, and more!

robotics
video game design
stem
competition teams
themed programs
pre school
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happy kids = happy parents

birthday party

“Thank you for our first ever stress free birthday party! Snapology made our son's party this weekend so amazing. The staff was great working with the kids and myself, and most of all the kids had a blast! We will definitely be back for many more occasions."
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- BETSY
birthday party

“Thanks to Snapology, we just had an awesome birthday party for my daughter! Our "helpers" made everything run smoothly, and we are very appreciative. The kids had such an awesome time, we will definitely be recommend Snapology to our friends for the best birthday party around!”

- jennifer
summer camp

“My son attended two Snapology camps this summer and each week he was so thrilled to go! He says it's the best summer camp he's ever been to, and wished it was longer! He learned so much all while having fun. What a great program you have! Already looking forward to next year!”

- stacey

fun and stress free kid's birthday?
at snapology we make it possible!

You choose the location, and we will come to you! All parties include a Birthday theme, a certified Snapology party facilitator who will set-up, conduct activities, and clean up.

awesome themed party
$225
Ages 3+

> 60-MIN PARTY AT CHOSEN VENUE
> THEMED PARTY OF YOUR CHOICE WITH LEGO® BUILD
>15 GUESTS, $10 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL GUEST
> SNAPOLOGY T-SHIRT & MINI-FIGURE FOR B-DAY CHILD

MOTOR MANIA PARTY
$275
ages 7+

> 60-MIN PARTY AT CHOSEN VENUE
> THEMED PARTY OF YOUR CHOICE WITH MOTORIZED LEGO® BUILD
> 15 GUESTS, $15 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL GUEST
> SNAPOLOGY T-SHIRT & MINI-FIGURE FOR B-DAY CHILD

ADD-ONS & FEES

- Add-on mini-figure build for guests to keep: $5 per guest
– Snapology t-shirt: $10
– Snapology goody bag: $5 per bag

-  Deposit to secure your date: $50
- Travel fee for locations that are beyond a 15 mile radius of San Ramon: $50
- Travel fee for locations that are beyond a 25 mile radius of San Ramon: $100

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NOTES

Your Snapologist will arrive 30 mins prior to the start of your scheduled time to prepare & set-up. Activities will begin at your scheduled start time.

SCHEDULE A BIRTHDAY PARTY!!!!

Contact trivalley@snapology.com to schedule your customized birthday party or event.

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reserve a spot for summer camp.

Snapology offers camps and workshops year-round, including spring break camps, summer camps, holiday break camp and camps during teacher in-service days. Your kids will love our fun camp topics and themes. Shh, don’t tell them it’s educational!

robotics camps
video game design camps
stem camps
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about us

Hi!  I am Denise.  Snapology of the Tri-Valley is my business.  My purpose is to bring Snapology’s usage of LEGO® bricks and other toy substitutes to your kids utilizing curriculum that is STEAM and common-core qualified.  I use the creative aspect of play to help your kids integrate those concepts into their lives. 

I am a parent, a Mother, a Single Mom, a working Mother, an Entrepreneur and a Volunteer.  I bring it to you for after school enrichment at schools, park & recreation centers, community centers, homes and various other places.

I understand a parent’s desire to want the most enriched education for their kids.  I recall those times at home laying out my calendar and activity guides trying to figure out schedules for my kids when school wasn’t in session.  I’d create draft schedules and discuss them with my kids.

The activities chosen had to engage my kids and give me peace of mind while I was at work.  We want the best for our kids.  I will strive to give your kids the best educational experience they can have while playing. 

STEAM is a part of our lives.  You may even be holding one of those devices in your hand right now.  Understanding STEAM is imperative.  But I want to do it creatively so we embrace it functionally to live our best lives.  Engagement, Education and Fun – That’s why I chose my saying to be:  Let’s Discover You by Playing!

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Why work with Snapology of the Tri-Valley?

I view Snapology as a start-up as there’s only one other Snapology in California besides myself. We are building a brand together. I started towards the end of 2016 and have received more opportunities to provide classes where I need to hire.

BUILDING A CATAPULT TOGETHER: I want to build what we do as a community where each of us are mentoring each other. With what I do, I can help mentor you on aspects of owning your own business in education, earning side income and how we work with our communities we are in.  You can mentor the students you teach and assistants.

If you haven’t or have, you can read my “About” section to get an idea about me. What we do is use interactive play using LEGO® bricks and other construction toys to teach the kids science, technology, engineering, art and math. The other component is behavioral as we will be working with kids and families where communication is key in learning the different values of STEM/STEAM and working as a team in class. It’s a social interaction that we receive from kids and their families.

For me the reward has been the instant feedback for what I will be doing or have done in class – I receive emails and  hear that their student is “super excited to start!” a class coming up. Here's what others have to say:

“…I can not thank you enough for providing these classes at the school."

“…has come home after each class glowing with enthusiasm for her passion for building…”

“…he didn’t want to wake-up to go to school today till I told him he had Snapology after school and he got up to go…”

I came from corporate. This type of positive feedback for how hard I worked to develop my work product did not happen. Here I do. I can feel like I’m making a difference but I can’t do this alone.

As a start-up (so to speak) there’s a learning curve even though I have a strong business background. There is the business to consider on what can and can’t be done, but I’d be willing to hear your input on how we can do things better or we’ve done something well. As we do our classes, we learn new tweaks to add or enhance the experience as well as organize ourselves better.

To be frank, this part-time job isn’t an easy one as we are mobile where we bring it all to the organization such as a public school. Besides passing a background fingerprint check and TB testing, you’ll need to be able to travel with the materials. You will need to be reliable and have a reliable car as organizations, kids, families and I am counting on you to do your job.

I provide you with a collapsing wheel cart which is about 36 pounds. The materials go into 2 plastic bins with a cover (just in case of wind & rain). You’ll need to inventory the LEGO® bricks so you have what’s needed for the builds. I can guide you on what’s worked best for me and you can also try what works best for you where we can compare notes.

There’s also the challenge of classroom management of the students as you have have K-5th or 2nd-5th depending on the class. The class size is 20-24 students. After class care is a consideration as we must make sure the kids are all picked up or we take them to the onsite school after care. There may be a circumstance to pick-up students from the aftercare site if their class ends before ours start (this isn’t as frequent; I haven’t had this yet).

Classes are just the beginning as there’s weekend work for birthday parties. I’m looking at other things we can do as I am LEGO® Serious Play certified where I am looking at consulting and leadership. We have an anti-bullying program that I want to look at for school assemblies. These areas I haven’t developed well enough as I’ve been too involved in the building the business and teaching classes to focus more in these areas. Which is where you can come in?

I put a lot of “skin in the game” as I will be towards investing in you as those materials are an investment I’ve given to you. There are further details on the position in the attached Job Description and Job Application. If you are interested, please contact me and/or apply. Thank you for your time and interest in Snapology of the Tri-Valley.

(925) 452 - 6180 | trivalley@snapology.com

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