Church Street Child Care

~ Where Everyone Is Welcome ~

Church Street Child Care
First Congregational Church of Deep River
2 Church Street
P.O. Box 246
Deep River, CT 06417
Director: Stacy Bowe
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Day Care Office: 860-526-2176
Church Office: 860-526-5045
Fax: 860-526-9357

The philosophy of Church Street Child Care is to provide a safe and loving environment with a nursery school format for young children to explore, learn and discover and to offer a welcoming place for older elementary school-age children to play, rest and study in a before and after school structured program.

Current Openings for 2018-2019 School Year:

  • PreSchool (Full Day): Available
  • PreSchool (1/2 Day): Available
  • Before and After School: Available
  • Before School: Available
  • After School: Available

If the session you are interested in is not available, please call our center to be placed on the waiting list.


Click here for our 2018-2019 school year and summer rates




Church Street Child Care is open to children of any faith from ages 3 years (must be toilet trained) - 6th grade elementary school.

Our Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday 7:00 am until 6:00 pm. We are open all year round with the exception of: Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after, Friday preceding the Church Fair (1st Friday of December), the week between Christmas Eve and New Year's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, July 4th and closed one week during July for Summer vacation.

School Vacation for Elementary Age Children:

CSCC has regular operating hours during winter and spring vacation weeks, half day conference days and teacher professional days.


Registration for the summer programs and the school-year will be held in early March. Space permitting a child may be enrolled at any time during the year. When you register your child there is a yearly non-refundable $50 registration fee per child/$80 maximum per family. We offer a 10% family discount for those families with more than one child enrolling.

Church Street Child Care has an open door policy for parent visiting and we encourage parent participation.




Sept 4th – 7th: All About Me

 Sept 10th – 14th: My Family
Sept 17th – 21st: Pets
Sept 24th – 28th: Please and Thank you





Oct 1st – 5th: An Apple a Day… Letter A

 Oct 8th – 12th: Fall Time Fun Letter F
Oct 15th – 19th: Pumpkin, Pumpkin Letter P
Oct 22nd – 26th: Nocturnal Animals. Letter N
Oct 29th – Nov 2nd: Review. Letters A,F,P,N





Nov 5th – 9th: Mother Goose Letter M

 Nov 12th – 16th: We are Thankful Letters W,K
Nov 19th – Nov 23rd: Concert and Feast  Closed 22 - 23
Nov 26th – Nov 30th: Review. Letters M,W,K





Dec 3rd – 7th: Tastes Yummy Letter T

 Dec 10th – 14th: Take Cover (Hibernation) Letter H
Dec 17th – 21st: Jingle Bell Rock! and Review Letters T,H,J
Dec 24th – 28th: CLOSED





Jan 2nd – 4th: Climates. Letter C

 Jan 7th – 11th: Out in the Arctic Letter O
Jan 14th – 18th: Extinct Dinos Letter X
Jan 21st – 25th: Volcano!. Letter V
Jan 28th – Feb 1st: Review. Letters C,O,X,V





Feb 4th – 8th: Galactic Universe Letter U

 Feb 11th – 15th: Go Green. Letter G
Feb 18th – 22nd: No Group 18-20 Radical Robots 21-22. Letter R
Feb 25th – Mar 1st: Review Letters U,G,R





Mar 4th – 8th: Construction Zone. Letter Z

 Mar 11th – 15th: Down at the Store. Letter D
Mar 18th – 22nd: Baker's Man Letter B
Mar 25th – 29th: Review. Letters Z,D,B





Apr 1st – 5th: Interesting Insects Letter I

Apr 8th – 12th: Let's Grow (Life Cycles). Letter L
Apr 15th – 19th Vacation Week for Deep RiverElementary School
Apr 22nd – 26th: No Elementary School 22-23. Everyone in the Garden. Letter, E
Apr 29th – May 3rd: Review. Letters I,L,E




May 6th – 10th: Quack on the Farm Letter Q

 May 13th – 17th: Sun and Sand Letter S
May 20th – 24th: Year end Fun Letter Y
May 27nd – 31st: Review. Letters Q,S,Y




Jun 3rd – 7th: Sailing in to Summer! Transportation Theme

Jun 10th – 14th: Graduation and Preschool Prom 
Tentative Last Day of School: June 13th