MONDAY, AUG. 6
BABYSITTING CERTIFICATION CLASS. 8:45 to 11:45 a.m. at Southington Youth Services, 196 N. Main St. Cost is $45. Open to Southington residents 12 and over. Limited to 12 slots. Register at (860) 276-6281.
TUESDAY, AUG. 7
BIKE SAFE SOUTHINGTON. 5:30 p.m. registration, 6 to 8 p.m. activities at Derynoski Elementary School rear parking lot, Eden Ave. A free bicycle safety event for children aged 5-12 presented by The Early Childhood Collaborative of Southington, Bike Walk Connecticut, and Cub Scout Pack 8. Pre-register at southingtonearlychildhood.org/events
THURSDAY, AUG. 16
WHEN I’M IN CHARGE. 5 to 6:45 p.m. at Southington Youth Services, 196 N. Main St. Cost is $20. Open to Southington residents in grades 4-6. Taught by Red Cross certified instructor Terri Benoit. Focuses on staying safe when left home alone. Register at (860) 276-6281.
SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL PRESCHOOL PROGRAM. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 10:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Southington High School. Openings available for 3, 4, and 5 year old children. Cost is $45 per semester. Call Erin Proctor, (860) 628-3229, ext. 345 or email at eproctor@ southingtonschools.org.
VILLAGE GREEN NURSERY SCHOOL. Offers a 2.5-hour 3-year-old program on Tuesdays and Thursdays and a 4-year-old program on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. In addition to the typical 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. program, the 4-year-olds have the option for an extended day program from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nan Sheridan at (860) 628-6958 or firstname.lastname@example.org