Special Events

Throughout the year, we host an array of special activities that add to our students’ joy and excitement. These extraordinary days offer numerous learning opportunities and serve as an enriching addition to our curriculum. By engaging in a variety of activities, children gain deeper insights into the world around them, fostering a love for exploration and discovery.

Participating in these special events not only expands their knowledge but also strengthens their social skills as they interact with new people. Moreover, sharing these moments with their peers and teachers enriches their understanding of traditions and creates a sense of togetherness.

To stay informed about these captivating events, make sure to keep an eye on the calendar and check our monthly newsletter for detailed information. We believe that embracing these special occasions enhances the overall learning experience, creating cherished memories that enrich the lives of our students.

    • Annual Christmas Party
    • The Easter Bonnet Parade
    • Valentine’s Day Dance
    • Halloween Masquerade
    • Thanksgiving Gala
    • Chinese New Year
    • Boo Bear

Clay Experience with Miss Liz

Exciting news! We have the pleasure of introducing Liz Lomax, a professional Artist, as a valued member of our special guest team at Precious Memories Preschool of Sandy Hollow. Hailing from New York, Liz is an acclaimed award-winning Artist, showcasing her talent in sculpture, design, painting, and photography.

A comprehensive description of her remarkable background can be found in the foyer of the main office, awaiting your review. Liz takes the time to visit each and every classroom, from Toddlers to Advanced Pre-K, where she indulges our young learners with diverse art projects.

With Liz’s exceptional artistic touch, our students’ creative experiences are enriched, fostering a love for art and igniting their imaginations. We are truly privileged to have Liz Lomax share her passion and talent with us, making Precious Memories Preschool an even more vibrant and inspiring place for our little artists to flourish.


June brings forth a month brimming with events and growth! It’s a time of celebration as we mark our Preschool Completion Ceremony—a cherished milestone shared with our beloved families. We take immense pride in the students who will embark on their journey to Kindergarten in the upcoming fall. As this momentous occasion draws near, we find ourselves in deep reflection, reminiscing about the time we’ve spent together and the beautiful memories we’ve crafted.

Watching your children flourish and prepare for the next step in their “Journey of Life” is an absolute privilege and honor. Their growth and development fill our hearts with joy, and we stand alongside them, offering our unwavering support as they embark on this exciting new chapter. June is truly a month of celebration, appreciation, and anticipation for the bright futures that lie ahead for our remarkable students.

Fire Safety Day

Precious Memories Preschool of Sandy Hollow hosts a highly anticipated annual visit from the Old Mystic Fire Department—an event that brings immense joy to everyone! During this special occasion, the children are educated about fire safety, including essential lessons on how to “Stop, Drop & Roll.” It’s a wonderful opportunity for them to interact with the firefighters, witness them in their full gear, explore the fire truck up close, and, most importantly, have a blast spraying the hoses! This delightful experience not only imparts valuable safety knowledge but also leaves lasting memories that the children cherish dearly.

Birthday Parties at Precious Memories Preschool of Sandy Hollow

At Precious Memories Preschool of Sandy Hollow, birthdays hold a special place in our hearts, and we make sure to acknowledge and celebrate each child’s special day. During “circle time,” we take the time to recognize and honor the birthday child, making them feel truly special on their big day.

To further enhance the birthday celebrations and to accommodate the busy and hectic schedules of our families, we offer complete pizza parties right here at the center! This option allows parents to host their child’s birthday party with ease, without the hassle of coordinating with other parents.

Our pizza parties include a delightful array of treats, such as pizzas, cupcakes, ice cream, Gogurts, veggie & fruit platters, and more. For added fun, we provide various party themes for room decorating, along with exciting games, music, and special activities to make the day truly memorable.

Parents have the flexibility to customize their child’s birthday celebration by choosing from our ala carte options or opting for a complete party package. With our thoughtfully designed birthday celebrations, we ensure that every child’s special day is filled with joy, laughter, and treasured memories that they will cherish for years to come.