Welcome to Early Childhood Central...

Our goal is to provide you with comprehensive and useful information relating to young children in Worcester, Massachusetts. Whether you are an Early Childhood Educator, Parent, or concerned Community Member, we hope you will find the information and resources that you need. This directory will provide you with easy access to the many resources available for children and families in the area.

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Upcoming Events:

October 25, 2014: Great Pumpkin Fest at EcoTarium 2pm - 9pm

Come for an afternoon and evening of family-friendly Halloween fun, including: creative displays of more than 1,000 carved pumpkins, lit after dark,full access to museum and grounds, free digital planetarium shows (limited seating, spooktacular science programs, trick-or-treating (while supplies last).  Entertainment and fun for all ages!  New for 2014: A heart-pounding walk through the Fallout Zone (recommended for older "kids").

Friendly Halloween costumes are encouraged! Bring a flashlight to light your way at night and be sure to dress for the weather. This event takes place rain or shine. For more information about tickets and admission, contact the EcoTarium at 508.929.2700.

Dad's Night Out - Every Wednesday Night During the Month of October

Dads and Grandpas!  Bring your kids/grandkids and come down to Worcester Family Partnership, 130 Leeds Street (2nd Floor), Worcester, from 5:30pm - 7:00pm for a fun night with other dads.  Enjoy the company of other dads, entertainment, and dinner!  Please RSVP by calling 508-799-3136.