Essential Playzone aka "The Zone" Tutorial Resource Center             




Come visit with us on the weekend or throughout the week and learn how we engage youth. We have board games, electronic games, and academically focused activities as well as, light snacks. Come check us out for engaging, thought-provoking, and encouraging activities!  Learn how to communicate while having fun is the key!

Future Program Ideas: 

Book Talk 

Speak the Truth 

Gaming Contests 


World News Trivia 

Debate the News 

Poetry Slam 

Are You Smarter Than a 5th/8th Grader 

* On Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays we will occasionally have special events and guests for the youth at "The Zone". STAY TUNED! Please review the website periodically for a list of upcoming events, programs, and guests as some may change, as needed.



Hours of Operations: 

All programs are overseen by a licensed educator 

Monday- Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                              4 pm-9 pm 

Tuesday - Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                            4 pm-9 pm 

Wednesday- Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                        4 pm-9 pm

Thursday- Academic BootcampsTutoring, and Homework Help                           4 pm-9 pm

Friday-                                                                               CLOSED    

Saturday-Tutoring and Homework Help                                                                   10 am- 6 pm (By Appointment Only)

Sunday-                                                                                                                 CLOSED


To improve the skills of young people by fostering better communication (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) for improved leadership to better prepare youth for the world of work/careers and their community.

The Essential Playzone is Closed on the Following Holidays:

New Years Eve and New Years Day 


Mother's Day 

Memorial Day

Father's Day 

Independence Day 

Labor Day

Thanksgiving (the day before and the day after) 

Christmas (the day before and after)