General Information:


  • We are nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
  • We are open Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • We serve children between the ages of 6 weeks and 9 years.
  • We are located at 2060 W Wayzata Blvd in Orono, MN 55356
  • We offer a variety of childcare services and flexible schedules. This includes drop-off, part-time, and full-time care.
  • Each program is unique to you and your child’s needs.
  • Call us at: 952.475.0828


A Letter from the Owner:


Welcome, Thank you for your interest in Little Acorns Child Care and Infant Center. Little Acorns is a family owned and operated child care in Long Lake, MN. We offer programs for Infants, Toddlers, Preschoolers, and School-agers. These programs include developmentally appropriate schedules, our own unique child-led curriculum, activities that promote school readiness, and extra programs such as Spanish, Music, and Science. I, as the owner, take great pride in the care all of us provide at Little Acorns Child Care and Infant Center. We all are in the child care business because it truly is our vision to positively impact the lives of the children in our community. It is our great pleasure to serve the families in our area.

Sincerely, Mary Smale