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1/2 Day Club
Wednesdays - Jan. 14, Mar, 11, Apr. 8, May 13
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
For children in Grades K-6
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Come to OWL on the half days of the month for a special program. Feel free to pack a snack to eat  during story time. Try your luck at a book bingo game. We’ll play Lines, T’s, U’s, Squares, and Blackout Bingo in this extravaganza game. Space is limited. Registration is required.
 


  

Monday Troupe Club
Mondays - January 5 - 26*
3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
For children in Grades K-6
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We will make props and rehearse a picture book skit based on Mo Willems’ book titled, We Are in a Play. We will make the beginning reader books come to life! Mrs. Shaia will video tape the final performance and email families a link. Video production is in collaboration with Litchfield Center School Media Center. Space is limited. Registration is required.
*We will not meet Jan. 19. 



Books & S'Mores
Fridays - January 9 - February 27*
3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
For children in Grades K-6
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Listen to the classic stories from A Bear Called Paddington while you enjoy a winter snack. Each child will receive a complimentary copy of the book. Registration is required so Mrs. Shaia knows how many books to purchase. Please note that the S’Mores snack provided is peanut-free. Space is limited. Registration is required. 
*We will not meet Jan. 30 or Feb. 6. 



Frozen Party
Monday, February 23
3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
For children in Grades K-6
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Join Elsa, Olaf, and Sven for a Frozen extravaganza party! Complete with games and crafts, you’ll get warmed up on a cold winter’s day in no time. Space is limited. Registration is required. 

 


   

Preschool Programs
 

Pre-K Child Care & Preschool Fair
Saturday, January 17th
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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Families are invited to meet with representatives from many local preschools and child care centers to learn about their programs. Programs in the greater Litchfield area will be attending. Learn which programs offer options to fit into your family’s lifestyle. Space is limited. Registration is required. 



Bear Hunt Obstacle Course
Friday, January 9th
10:30 - 11:15 a.m.
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Listen to the classic story We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, and act out the movement song. Then play “Follow the Leader” with Mrs. Shaia as you go on a bear hunt through the children’s room! Space is limited. Registration is required. 

 



Frozen Preschool Party
Wednesday, January 28th
1:30 - 2:15 p.m.
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Listen to a counting story featuring snowman favorite, Olaf! Go to different snowman stations and complete crafts that will whisk you away to the beaches of summer. Costumes are encouraged! Space is limited. Registration is required.

 



Preschool Players
Wednesday, February 25th  - 1:30 - 2:15 p.m.
OR
Friday, February 27th - 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.
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Mrs. Shaia will guide the preschoolers in a practice session of a picture book, then we’ll invite families in for a special performance! Video production is in collaboration with Litchfield Center School Media Center. S
pace is limited. Registration is required.

 

 

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