KidStrong offers weekly classes to help kids with brain, physical and character development. (Courtesy KidStrong North Austin)
Franchise owners Jana and Rob Pickett, and Sheri and James McDonald opened a location of KidStrong in September. KidStrong North Austin is located at 13776 N. US 183, Ste. 107, Austin, and is a child development training center. The business offers weekly 45-minute classes that focus on brain, physical and character development for children who are walking up to age 11. 512-596-4466. www.kidstrong.com/northaustin
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