Make plans for Preschool Fair on Nov. 7

On Wednesday, Nov. 7 from 10 to 11:30 a.m., and from 5 to 7 p.m. the Bristol Public Schools and Bristol Public Library are hosting the Annual Preschool Fair in the Children’s Department at the Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. The event is free and open to the public.
The Preschool Fair will feature teachers from local preschools who can answer questions and showcase quality programs they offer to young children. The fair also will feature pediatric doctors and dentists, librarians, and museum curators, educational support workers, bankers, and other friends in the community who help children succeed. All participants will have materials to giveaway and information to help parents make sound decisions about educating and caring for their young children.
During the Preschool Fair the Children’s Department at the Bristol Public Library will offer story times and craft activities for young children.
Preschool Fair participants include: A Place to Grow Too, Bristol/Burlington Health District, Bristol Community Organization: Husky & Healthy Choices Programs, Bristol High Schools Preschool Programs, Bristol Hospital Child Development Center, Bristol Hospital WIC Program, Bristol Housing Authority, Bristol Preschool and Child Care Center, Bristol Public Library, Bristol Public Schools, Bristol School Readiness Program, Century Nursery School, Christian Nursery School, , Family Resource Center/Ages & Stages Screening Program, Greater Hartford Magnet Schools, Head Start, Imagine Nation Preschool Learning Center, Image Nation Museum, Immanuel Lutheran Preschool, Kids Dental Care, Liberty Baptist Child Care, New England Bank, New England Carousel Museum, Parent & Child Center at the Bristol Hospital, St. Anthony School Preschool Program, St. Joseph School Preschool Program, St. Matthew School Preschool Program, Thaddeus Bartles, OD, Thomaston Savings Bank, Tunxis Community College Early Childhood Center, Wheeler Clinic Education Services, and more!
New England Bank has donated goody bags to all who come to the Preschool Fair. Other sponsors are the Bristol School Readiness Council and the Imagine Nation Museum.
For more information about the Annual Preschool Fair, please contact Anne Gobes, supervisor of Early Childhood, Bristol Public Schools (860)584-7059 or Valerie Toner, supervisor of Children’s Services at the Bristol Public Library (860)584-7787 ext. 2021.