Raven's Nest

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Raven's Nest is home to pre-school and part-time care for children between the ages of 3 and 5.  

For almost twenty years, Raven’s Nest preschool has been providing a warm, nurturing and safe environment where children learn to respect themselves, others, and the environment. Raven’s Nest programming is designed for cooperative play, providing a balance between active and quiet times.

There are eight full day spaces within this program and twelve pre-school spaces managed by two certified Early Childhood Educators.

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Daily activities

  • Unstructured art that focuses on the process, not the product.
  • Sensory play using items such as cornmeal and play doh.
  • Dramatic play opportunities with costumes and props.
  • Manipulative/construction toys such as pegboards.
  • Gross motor play using balls, tricycles indoors and the great outdoors!
  • Circle and story times circle where the children can sing, dance and tell stories.


Two half-days per week

Tuesday and Thursday: 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. 

Three half-days per week

Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.