Zoë’s Zone engages girls in FUN, INTERACTIVE, & EXCITING hands-on and
interactive activities, which boost their self-esteem, confidence, and
sharpen life skills.
Zoë means “Life”. LIFE skills are important and
are KEY to SUCCESS!
Girls participate in workshops, such as self
respect, social graces, communication skills, fashion, personal style
& grooming, dining, basic fundamental sport skills, fitness and nutrition, basic culinary, healthy
relationships, self-defense, volunteering, money management, and much more!
Girls are encouraged to EXPRESS themselves in a RELAXED AND
Emerald Best is the CEO of Zoe's Zone, LLC. In 2008, she founded Zoe's Zone in Richmond, VA. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and also attended College in Long Beach, CA. She has 15 plus years of mentoring, teaching, and coaching children, ages 4 to 17.
She has over 10 years of experience training adults ages 18 and up.
She has 16 years of Human Resources experience, including recruitment, benefits administration, training, and compensation.
She has experience as a Summer Children Camp Director, Basketball Little League Sports Coach, After-school Camp Lead, Skatepark Counselor, and experience with homeless women and children programs. Her fashion and grooming experience comes from doing bridal and fashion runway, being a Costumer for commercial, television, and film in Los Angeles, California, and being a personal assistant for a well known Hollywood actress.
In addition, Zoe's Zone has volunteers, qualified coaches, counselors, and mentors , which assist with classes, workshops, and special events. All undergo a background check.
Classes consists of one to four hour of instruction each class. Should your preschool, grade school, or daycare be closed or cancel class for ANY reason - weather, holidays, field trips, etc, - we are not responsible for a make-up class. Should we cancel class for any reason, you may call for a prorated tuition, if the class cannot be rescheduled. No child will be allowed to participate in class until we have received your registration form and hold harmless form/ waiver in our office. No refunds are given for non-attendance. However, if you miss class for unforeseen circumstances, you may email Zoe's Zone office for exceptions for a voucher to participate in a future Zoe's Zone event.