Vernon - posted Mar, 01 2013
VERNON - The Vernon School Readiness Council and the Vernon Public Schools will be holding the “Ready Set School Fair’” on Saturday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vernon Center Middle School. This fun filled event is for all families with children ages birth-to-8. The fair kicks off kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year. Families can come to the fair and register children who are eligible for kindergarten starting in the fall of 2013. The child’s birth certificate, along with two proofs of residency is required to register. Gym games, activities, entertainment, along with information from a multitude of organizations that serve young children will be at the fair. Participating organizations include a wide variety of local childcare and preschool providers; Vernon Public Schools; Lutz Children’s museum; health and dental providers; Vernon/Bolton Mom’s Club; reading education assistance dogs; the CT CHIP program; and many others. All children who attend will receive a free book. In the case of inclement weather, cancellation information will be available at www.1vernon.org or at 860-519-4633 the morning of the event .