On Campus Program

Deep Play for Kids


Calling all kids! This program—which supports children in learning powerful ways to navigate through life—is overflowing with activities designed to build confidence, cultivate resilience, foster connection, and encourage explorationDive deep into the joy of play by taking part in fun discoveries that combine playfulness with mindfulness as you

  • Practice creative movement, useful breathing, guided visualization, and relaxation techniques
  • Discover “time-in” where you can craft, journal, and just be
  • Spend time in nature gathering objects to use creatively
  • Build obstacle courses, labyrinths, mandalas, and more. 

Deep Play for Kids is inclusive and welcomes all. It's a perfect opportunity to meet new friends, share transformational play, have a blast, and express yourself exactly as you are as you fill your tools bags with adaptable take-home experiences.

Note This program is suitable for kids ages 6–12. Children in this program must be accompanied at Kripalu by a parent or adult who is registered for an R&R Retreat. Kids meet for morning and afternoon sessions while parents are in their programs. Families are together at mealtimes, in the evenings, and overnight.

Note Being at Kripalu with your child creates a foundation for exploring health and wellness together.  Learn more about children and teens at Kripalu.

Included in Your Stay


Daily Yoga Classes

3 All-Natural Meals Access to the Kripalu Grounds

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
Suitable For
Program Theme
All Creative Expression


Missy Brown E-RYT 500, E-RCYT, YACEP is a dedicated seasoned yoga and wellness practitioner with over 40 years of personal practice and 25 years of joyful service and playful teaching.

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