Maple Grove - The Cradle Club | Child & Daycare In Maple Grove, Downtown, Edina, MN
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Maple Grove

The Cradle Club – Maple Grove

13986 Maple Knoll Way, Maple Grove, MN 55369


Director: Monica Johnson

Telephone: 763-444-1531 Fax: 763-568-7350 


Hours: Monday through Friday 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Our Maple Grove Location Features:


  • Colorful, educational, kid-friendly classrooms: 2 Infant Rooms, 2 Toddler Rooms, and 2 Preschool Rooms (4 additional rooms coming soon)
  • Einstein Room for messy art and young geniuses at work!
  • Nutritious breakfast, lunch and snack included for toddlers and preschoolers
  • Two outdoor playgrounds
  • Fun “in-house” and off site field trips
  • Security entrances
  • Free parking for drop-off and pick-up

Meet our Maple Grove Director Team:

Director: Monica Johnson

Monica started with the Cradle Club in 2002 in the Preschool Department at our downtown school and has worked in numerous classrooms and with all ages (specializing in Infants) during her 14+ years of teaching at the Cradle Club. She was promoted to Assistant Director here at our Maple Grove school in March 2016 and became the Center Director in March of 2017. Monica has her BS in Early Childhood Education from Concordia University, St. Paul. She is married to her husband Kyle and has 4 wonderful children Kylie (a recent Cradle Club graduate), Tyler, Gunnar and Madilyn!

Assistant Director: Christa Vernstrom

Christa started working at The Cradle Club in 2008 at our Edina school. She attended Rasmussen College and received her certificate in Early Childhood Education. She has spent time within infant and preschool classrooms, but truly has the passion for teaching toddlers! She currently lives in Maplewood with her son Jude. Christa enjoys going to the gym, spending time with her family & friends and watching TV. She has two adorable nephews, both of whom attend The Cradle Club.


The Cradle Club, Maple Grove Center


Address13986 Maple Knoll Way, Maple Grove, MN 55369
Director: Monica Johnson
Telephone: 763-444-1531
Fax: 763-568-7350
Hours: Monday through Friday 6:30am-6:00pm