Families & Activities
Should I bring my family?

When people ask us if they should bring their families, the answer is an emphatic “Yes!” Many of TSRC’s longtime scientists have made it a tradition of bringing their families with them every year. TSRC aims to be as family friendly as possible. If there's something that you need that you don't see here, please email Cindy Fusting. We want to support you; please let us know how best to do that!

Note to breastfeeding mothers:
TSRC always supplies a private room for breastfeeding or pumping purposes at the TSRC facility. You may make a reservation through TSRC on-site staff for certain time-slots each day; otherwise, it is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

There are many excellent programs for kids that will give them a great experience in the mountains while you attend your workshop.

All-Day Care, Children under 7

The following local providers accept drop-in students during the summer months. Please contact the providers as soon as you know your dates of travel so that they can schedule your child for the days that you need.

Rascals (1-3 yrs) – Rainbow Preschool (3-5 yrs) – Rockies (5-7 yrs)
Montessori at Mountain School (Ages 2-5)
Mountain Sprouts (Ages 3-5)
Telluride Preschool (Ages 3-5)
Mountain Munchkins (Ages Infant-5)

All-Day, Monday through Thursday Summer Camps

Telluride Academy
Pinhead Institute, A Smithsonian Affiliate
Ah Haa School for the Arts
Eco Adventures
Telluride Skate Camp

Half-Day and/or All-Day, Single and/or Multi-Day Programs

Ah Haa School for the Arts
Pinhead Institute, A Smithsonian Affiliate
Eco Adventures
San Juan Outdoors School
Telluride Skate Camp
Telluride Adventure Center

Programs or Activities for Kids

Telluride Historical Museum
Telluride Town Park
Wilkinson Public Library
Boot Doctors-Paragon Sports
Mountain Village Bike Park
Ride with Roudy
Telluride Outside


Telluride Sitters or call 970.708.0170
Annie’s Nannies or call 970.728.2991

Ask TSRC: Contact Cindy Fusting (TSRC Managing Director) or Mark Kozak (TSRC Executive Director) for other babysitting connections

Telluride Science Research Center
Post Office Box 2429, Telluride CO 81435
Tel: + 970.708.4426
Email: info@telluridescience.org
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