Tots (24-36 mos)

The White Birch Center for Early Learning is a year round child care program for children ages one to five years old. As a License Plus designated child care center, White Birch is committed not only to quality child care for children ages 1 to 5 but also to early learning. Our early learning center also includes a kindergarten wrap around program to accommodate families who need child care and also have children in the morning or afternoon kindergarten program at Henniker Community School. White Birch Center has two playgrounds, a one- and two-year-old playground and a three- to five-year-old playground. All ages have individual classrooms located in the same building.


Kaitlyn Smith

Kaitlyn Smith

Lead Teacher

Kaitlyn is from New York and is a proud Giants and Yankees fan. She came up to NH in the fall of 2010 to attend New England College where she received her Bachelors in Health Science in 2014. Kaitlyn started as a work study student in the One and Two Year classrooms and then worked in the School Age program and now resides back in the Two-Year-Old Classroom.

Alicia Grywalski

Alicia Grywalski

Associate Teacher

Alicia grew up in Hillsboro, NH where she resides with her parents and her dog Esmie. Alicia started working with children at the age of 13 through the Girl Scouts as a Program Aide. She attended NHTI where she is majored in Early Childhood Education. Alicia started at White Birch Center in January 2016 as an Associate Teacher in the Tot classroom. In her free time, she enjoys relaxing at the beach or reading at home, hiking in the woods and the mountains, cooking and baking, and doing art projects she finds on Pinterest.

Celeste Howe

Celeste Howe

Assistant Teacher

Celeste grew up in Henniker, NH where she still lives. She graduated from John Stark Regional High School, Celeste is currently attending Michael's School of Hair Design & Esthetics. Celeste's interests include going to the beach, walking, and spending time with her family. She has taken on a full-time position at White Birch because she loves working with kids and helping them grow.


(Effective January 1, 2018)

Tots (24 Months to 36 Months)

Full Week: $215.00Includes breakfast, lunch, and PM snack

Daily Rate: $60.00Minimum of two days per week; includes breakfast, lunch and PM snack

Daily Schedule

Daily schedule is subject to change due to the needs of the children

6:30AM – 8:00AM: Wash hands/Drop-off/Free Play

8:00AM – 8:30AM: Clean up/ Potty & Diapers

8:30AM – 9:00AM: Morning Snack

9:00AM – 9:15AM: Circle

9:15AM – 9:45AM: Movement

9:45AM – 10:30AM: Free Play/ Table Tops/ Projects

10:30AM – 11:15AM: Outside/Free Play

11:15AM – 11:30AM: Clean up/Potty & Diapers

11:30AM – 12:00PM: Lunch

12:00PM – 2:30PM: Rest

2:30PM – 3:00PM: Potty & Diapers

3:00PM – 3:15/30PM: Afternoon Snack

3:15PM – 5:30PM: Free Play/ Pick-up

Drop Off and Pick Up

The drop off and pick up door is located in the courtyard next to the playground.