Early Childhood Fair Is May 16

ELLSWORTH — The third annual Hancock County Early Childhood Fair will be held on Saturday, May 16, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Charles C. Knowlton School, 160 State St. in Ellsworth.

The free, hands-on event with music, games, prizes and giveaways is for families with children from ages birth to 5 years.

The event is being sponsored by Downeast Health Services’ Early Childhood Team.

The fair will offer opportunities for children to play together and informational sessions for parents to learn more about school readiness, area resources and many other topics pertaining to early childhood.

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital will present information on child development, games and activities parents can do with their children to support motor and language development, and general early childhood health.

Nicole Ouellette

Nicole Ouellette

When Nicole isn't giving advice she's completely unqualified to give, she runs an Internet marketing company in Bar Harbor, where she lives with her husband Derrick and their short dog Gidget. She loves young adult novels, cooking and talking French to anyone who'll talk back. [email protected]