St. Mark's Preschool is hosting two open houses to give parents an opportunity to explore the school and its offerings.

The open houses will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, and at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5.

The preschool is a program for 3- and 4-year-old children. The preschool, 111 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, offers a fun, developmentally appropriate experience, and instill a sense of spirituality, self-confidence, compassion, and love of learning.

Among the offerings are:

A 3-year-old program on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday;

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A 4-year-old program Monday through Thursday; Little Saints extended-day opportunity two days a week;

A 1:5 maximum teacher/student ratio;

A balance of structured and child-led activities including free play, story time, science, art, music and outdoor play;

Special enrichment activities through seasonal theme days and outreach activities such as growing and harvesting food in the Gospel Garden and delivering it to the New Canaan Food Pantry;

Weekly chapel, focusing on the values of faith, hope, love and service.

For information, contact St. Mark's Preschool director Sally Farrell at 203-972-7888 or or visit