Catholic school offering free preschool program
JANESVILLE St. John Vianney Catholic School has started a new, once-a-week preschool program called ABC@SJV.
The free program is held Thursday mornings in the school’s gymnasium.
Toddlers, preschoolers and their parents/caregivers enjoy story times, art projects and music programs.
Activities also include the use of gym equipment—soccer balls, a mini basketball hoop, tumbling mats, hula-hoops and a parachute. Students learn to hold scissors and pencils and how to use glue for art projects.
The program started in December. Participating students have ranged in age from 9 months to 5 years, according to a news release. The program is supervised by Suzanne Claas, a parent and former
ABC@SJV meets from 9:30-11 a.m. most Thursdays at St. John Vianney School, 1250 E. Racine St. Dates this month are March 14 and 21.
For more information, call the school at 608-752-6802 or visit the program’s Facebook page, ABC at SJV.
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