World Kindness Day 2019 at WBC!

World Kindness Day 2019 at WBC!

Happy World Kindness Day from WBC!
Our Tots Classroom visited our Admin Staff with hand made notes of appreciation!
 
“There are three ways to ultimate success:
The first way is to be kind,
The second way is to be kind,
The third way is to be kind.” – Fred Rogers
NEC Serves – WBC Active Living Program

NEC Serves – WBC Active Living Program

NEC college students helped the seniors from White Birch Center Active Living Program with their fall clean up chores as part of the NEC Serves effort. Thanks NEC! 

National Parents as Teachers Day 2019

National Parents as Teachers Day 2019

Today is National Parents as Teachers Day! This was established in 2001 as a day to promote awareness of the impact of Parent Involvement.
Our Pre-K & Preschool Classrooms are sending home fun STEM project ideas, our Tots Classroom is sending home Name Puzzles, and our Toddler Classroom is sending home Sign Language Activities!
We hope all of our White Birch families enjoy working on these fun activities together this weekend!
Smoothie Mustaches at WBC Extended Education Program

Smoothie Mustaches at WBC Extended Education Program

Yesterday was Teacher Workshop Day at HCS and our WBC Extended Education Program made Strawberry-Banana and Mixed Berry smoothies for snack! They apparently had LOTS of fun making smoothie mustaches!

WBC Preschool – learning about the letter “I”

WBC Preschool – learning about the letter “I”

The Preschool Class is focusing on the letter “I” this week! Today they opened up their very own Ice cream shop for the kids to help with cognitive development. Dramatic play is a huge part of our curriculum everyday. It’s very helpful for fine motor skills as well as creativity, imagination and inventiveness!

WBC Celebrates Halloween 2019

WBC Celebrates Halloween 2019

Happy Halloween from WBC! Our classrooms celebrated by dressing up in their costumes, parading around our center and ended the day with a fun-filled Halloween Party!

Henniker Fire Department visits WBC

Henniker Fire Department visits WBC

October is National Fire Prevention Month! Henniker Fire Department made a visit to WBC yesterday! The children in all classrooms were able to take a peek inside of their fire trucks and ambulances and ask questions. Fun was had by all!

NEC Bridges to Learning Class visits WBC Extended Education Program

NEC Bridges to Learning Class visits WBC Extended Education Program

On Monday, October 21st, Paul Keiner of New England College brought his Bridges to Learning class to visit and volunteer at the White Birch Center After School program. The group of aspiring teachers spent the afternoon playing games, coloring, talking and teaching the children how to play football and soccer. The students of White Birch and New England College equally enjoyed themselves and the new friends they made.

 

NEW Opening Hours!

NEW Opening Hours!

As of July 1, 2019, White Birch Center will be changing it’s hours of operation. Our NEW Hours are as follows:

Monday – Friday

7:00am – 5:30pm

Please Note: This change DOES NOT apply to our Extended Education Program. Those hours will remain the same.