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Nearly a dozen mothers of children at Wellspring met last Spring to document their collective journey on video. Thank you Shannon Jorgensen, Shelly Hamalian, Maya Garcia, Sherry Sarintra, and Jennifer Craine for planning, filming, hosting, and editing this special feature. We especially thank the mothers in the video for volunteering […]

Wellspring Moms Video



Dear Parents: Every year camp provides us with the unique opportunity to work with teenagers from our extended community as well as graduate students from surrounding colleges.  We provide enriching outdoor activities for children and the little ones attending camp can feel all the supportive teamwork in action. Every summer we see spikes […]

Camp Openings 2017





Here’s my life story, in incomplete sentences/bullets: Played marbles and kickball in Berkeley. Played hopscotch at Lafayette Elementary. Shopped at Sunvalley Mall the year it opened. Played French Horn at Fairview Jr. High (now Burton Valley). Played basketball poorly for the Turkey Trotters at my tiny high school. Travelled across […]

Wellspring Staff Highlight: Connie


This weekend the core teaching staff and a group of Wellspring mothers attended Profectum’s 4th International Conference in Pasadena, CA. The three day event included keynote speakers such as Rosalind W. Picard, ScD, Tal Baz, MS, OTR/L, and Skip Rizzo, PhD among other great DIR-FCD Floortime professionals from the Profectum […]

Off to Profectum We Go




  Wellspring is growing and thriving!  We have moved to a new location for the 2015-2016 school year. We are now located in the Educational Building of United Methodist Church in Walnut Creek. 1543 Sunnyvale Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA Please email office@wellspringeducation.org to inquire about any of our programs, especially those […]

New Location


This summer camp expanded to include 25 children!  In 2012, we started with 14 campers– so we are proud to have pulled off another successful round of outdoor PLAY AT ITS BEST. Here are some highlights: Dexter relaxing during his turn in the pod. Jackson, Kate, and Henry Ruggiero posing […]

Camp We Go Mania


Thank you Officer Seliga from the Lafayette Police Department for visiting today and teaching our children about safety and real life emergency protocols.  Everyone had a chance to sit in his REAL police car too!  

Thank You Lafayette PD!