The Early Childhood Center at Kishwaukee College will host the final “Fun Friday” of the summer from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 26.
Area families who would like to learn more about the Early Childhood Center are invited to stop by to enjoy a snack, tour the center, and check out the center’s playground which features a treehouse climber, a large sandbox with magnetic wall, musical instruments, riding path and playhouse. The ECC is located near the college’s B (north) entrance.
The ECC provides early care and education for children between the ages of 2 and 5 in its two spacious classrooms and outdoor learning environment. The ECC is taking applications for the fall semester, which begins Aug. 26. Families who enroll during Fun Friday will receive a certificate for a free ECC T-shirt.
The ECC enrolls children of community members as well as those of Kishwaukee College students and employees. The ECC is nationally accredited, has earned Star Level Three status in the Illinois’ Quality Rating System, and is a member of Community Coordinated Child Care. Childcare financial assistance for low-income families is accepted.
For more information about Fun Friday or the application process, call the Early Childhood Center at 815-825-2086, ext. 2150, stop by the ECC, or visit www.kishwaukeecollege.edu.