Early Childhood Center

THE EAST HADDAM FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER
now has a Facebook group!
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OUTDOOR PLAYGROUP
This group is for children ages birth to age 5 and their caregivers. Various learning and movement actiivities will be planned in an outdoor setting. Masks and a towel or yoga mat required.  Playgroups meet weather permitting on Fridays starting at 10:30 (new time change).  This is a no cost program but does require registration. For more information on programs at the Family Resource Center, email Early Childhood Coordinator, linda.labrec@easthaddamschools.org. 



VIRTUAL PLAYGROUP

The East Haddam Rescource Center's Virtual Playgroup will start in January.  Register Now! This group is for families with children five and below.  Participants will receive a weekly list of ideas that you can do at home to encourage your child's crative expression and cognitive development. For more information on programs at the Family Resource Center, email Early Childhood Coordinator, linda.labrec@easthaddamschools.org. 
PLease use this link to register. In addtion please indicate the age of the child attending the program.

Virtual Playgroup Registration


VIRTUAL VILLAGE PARENTING GROUP
Starting in February, this group for parents and caregivers of children five and below will virtually meet with early childhood professional, Joy Lenares, from 7:00pm to 8:00pm on Thursday evenings.  To register or for more information about programs at the Family Resource Center, contact Early Childhool Coordinator, Linda LaBrec at linda.labrec@easthaddamschools.org


KINDERGARTEN READINESS 
The East Haddam Rescource Center offers a Kindergarten Readiniess program for children of our community who will be 4 by January 1, 2021.  Registration and masks are required and space is limited.  Classes will be held on Tuesdays starting November 10, 2020 from 10:00am - 11:30am.  Group will be held at the Family Resource Center in the East Haddam Elementary School. For more information on programs at the Family Resource Center, email Early Childhood Coordinator, linda.labrec@easthaddamschools.org. 

DEVELOPMENTAL SCREENINGS
East Haddam Elementary School will conduct Developmental Screenings for 3 and 4 year olds in the community.  On the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month, children are developmentally screened in the areas of cognition, speech, social/emotional development, and motor skills.  Parents who have concerns about the development of their children may call Mir. Denise Russo at the East Haddam Elementary school 860-873-5076 to schedule an appointment or for more information.