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"Let's Go!" and Catherine Morrill PSA!

Check out this great PSA filmed right here at Catherine Morrill Day Nursery! This PSA about MaineHealth's "Let's Go! 5-2-1-0" program will air on WCSH6 in August and meets our objective of educating parents on the role "Let’s Go! plays in creating healthy spaces for children by encouraging healthy eating and active living among children and adults to significantly reduce obesity rates. Click here to view the video.

Letter to the editor by our director, Lori Moses: Defeat of bill to reduce preschool expulsions will

After a coalition's thoughtful process to find ways to help teachers work with kids exhibiting explosive behavior, lawmakers do nothing to relieve the burden on child care providers and parents. It was so disappointing that L.D. 1321, “An Act to Promote Social and Emotional Learning and Development in Early Childhood,” did not survive the governor’s veto. This bill would have provided support to child care providers who are dealing with children’s challenging behaviors. Maine has one of the highest rates of preschool expulsion in the country. Preschool teachers take the brunt of children’s aggression during the most violent years of children’s lives because many don’t have the expertise to d


Please join Catherine Morrill Day Nursery for our SUMMER FAMILY FESTIVAL on Wednesday, July 25th from 4:30pm - 6pm with special guest Matt Loosigian! Matt Loosigian is a dynamic, spirited performer. He travels throughout New England singing at fairs, festivals, schools, libraries and churches. His performances seamlessly weave messages of environmental stewardship, peace and compassion with humor and silliness. Audiences are captivated by Matt’s contagious enthusiasm. Come join the fun - with activities for kids and families alike and ice cream* from Smiling Hill Farm! (* Parent or guardian must be present) For more information, see our flyer below.

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