Kids’ listings for the Nov. 16 edition



HELPING CHILDREN OVERCOME ANXIETY. 7 to 9 p.m. at Southington youth services, 195 N. Main St. Dr. Thomas Finn will lead this free workshop, coving topics including the causes of anxiety and practical ways parents can help children reduce anxiety symptoms and avoidance behavior. Open to Southington residents. Space is limited. Call (860) 276-6281.


NOW thru DEC. 2


“LIGHT UP THE GREEN” CONTEST. Open to Southington residents, 3-10 years old. Two official “switch flippers” will be chosen to light up the holiday light displays at the Southington and Plantsville Town Greens during the “White Christmas in the Community” event on Friday, Dec. 7. Winners will be drawn on Monday, Dec. 3. To enter, visit




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@

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

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