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Gov. Lamont Highlights the Importance of Early Childhood Education

Governor Ned Lamont and members of the Stamford legislative delegation, along with local leaders held a press conference on Tuesday, September 21 highlighting the work that Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County (CLC) does to address education, public...

Sensory Play with Sand!

Students in out Child Development program spent time playing with sand in the sensory table! Not only is it fun, but sand play also increases children’s sensory and fine motor skills, hand eye coordination, creativity, and language development!

Books Across Stamford Visits CLC!

Thank you to SPEF for stopping by CLC Palmers Hill today on the Books Across Stamford tour earlier this week! Books Across Stamford focuses on motivating children to read and building home libraries by distributing free books and literacy resources. SPEF’s Partners...

Enjoying Veggies From Our Garden!

CLC students are enjoying the cucumbers grown in vegetable garden in the Harold Sandak Garden with help from our partner, the Bartlett Arboretum! Students were excited to take a bite and even use their imaginations to “relax at the spa” & “look like a...

The Magic Bag Trick!

Students in one of our classes participated in a fun science experiment called The Magic Bag Trick! It’s one that you can even try at home along with your children! You need: – 3 sharpened pencils – 1 zip lock bag – 1 cup of water Instructions:...

Field Day at CLC Palmers Hill!

Our students at CLC Palmers Hill had a wonderful time at field day this week! There were activity stations including an obstacle course, painting, bubbles and more! Everyone enjoyed music from Rockin’ Rhythms with Ray and cooled off with popsicles at the...

3D Aquarium!

Students at Palmers Hill continued learning about sea creatures by creating a 3D aquarium for their...

Learning About Sea Creatures!

Students in one of our classrooms learned about sea creatures! They dug in the sand, played matching games and practiced writing as they learned about all of the animals that live in the...

Planting Strawberries!

Students at CLC Palmers Hill spent some time outside in our garden where they learned all about and planted strawberry plants with the Bartlett Arboretum! Learn more about our partnership...

Participating in Block Play!

“Important concepts and skills are practiced and strengthened through block play, including measurement, comparison, number, estimation, symmetry, balance,” Kristen Kemble. Block play is an important part of our preschoolers’ day. Children learn many things...

The Ferguson Library Bookmobile Art Contest!

Congrats to Ms. Raye and Room 4 at CLC Palmers Hill for winning the The Ferguson Library Bookmobile Art Contest! Their picture shows the Bookmobile stopping at CLC. The pictures helped the Ferguson Library celebrate National Bookmobile Day in...

Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens & CLC Partner on Vegetable Garden

Stamford, CT – Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens is excited to announce it will design, plant and care for a vegetable garden in the Harold Sandak Garden at Children’s Learning Centers of Fairfield County (CLC). The Bartlett will also maintain the garden, help harvest...

Planting in the Garden!

Our students enjoyed a beautiful day outside planting seeds in the Harold Sandak Garden at CLC Palmer’s Hill. They are so exited to watch their seeds grow this...

Butterfly Release

Students at CLC Palmers Hill watched their caterpillars become beautiful butterflies in the classroom. On Monday, May 17, the class released them and had fun watching them fly away...