Early Childhood Center will celebrate Week of the Young Child April 15-19
The Kilgore College Early Childhood Center will celebrate the annual Week of the Young Child, April 15-19, with many special guests and activities through the week.
Scheduled to visit the center during the week include the KC Twirlers and Ranger Cheerleaders, local firemen, policemen, musicians and guest readers.
The festivities will close on Friday, April 19, when the center will host its annual family picnic and silent auction.
WOYC is an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
The purpose of the Week of the Young Child is to focus public attention on the needs of young children and their families and to recognize the early childhood programs and services that meet those needs.
For more information, please call the KCECC at (903) 983-8293.
Monday, April 15
9:30 a.m. – Longview Police Department visits
Tuesday, April 16
9 a.m. – Kilgore Fire Department visits
2:45 p.m. – KC Twirlers visit
3 p.m. – KC Student Government Association visits
Wednesday, April 17
9:30 a.m. – Chinese paper art project
2:30 p.m. – Ranger Cheerleaders visit
Thursday, April 18
9:30 a.m. – Guest reader Katie Moses (ECC director)
10:30 a.m. – Preschooler class visits Peddler’s Pizza in Kilgore College
3 p.m. – KC student Amanda Mitchell presents sign language song
3:30 p.m. – Guest reader Sydney Bates (ECC alumna)
Friday, April 19
9 a.m. – Horse visitors
2:30 p.m. – Guest reader Shingy Shumba (KC student) will read book from Africa
3 p.m. – Farm animals visit
7 p.m. – Family Picnic and Silent Auction (private event)