San Lorenzo Community Center

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The Toddler and Me and preschool program is offered on a quarterly bases. (Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer). There are two courses to choose from each quarter. The days and times are listed below. For more specific dates, please see the current Recreation Guide.

Toddler and Me
Ages: 2-3 years
Parent and child attend their first preschool class together and are introduced to the preschool schedule. This class encourages your child to be creative with art projects and includes an interactive playtime.

Course Times
Monday/Wednesday 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
Tuesday/Thursday 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Pre-K Learn and Play
Ages: 3-5 years

Course Times
Monday/Wednesday 9:00 am-12:00 pm 
Tuesday/Thursday 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Meet the Instructor-Ms. Sue
Sue McGarry has twenty-six years of experience teaching preschool and countless more working with youth. Sue was first hired by the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District in 1989 and has been teaching the preschool class at San Lorenzo Community Center since. Ms. Sue graduated from Arroyo High School and has an associate degree in Child Development from Chabot College.  Sue has worked with a variety of programs including: Tot time, Play and Rec, and Pre-K Learn and Play, and most recently Ms. Sue created the well received Toddler and Me class. 

Sue is very passionate and dedicated to teaching and has a true talent for working with little ones. Sue enjoys planning, creating, and implementing fun and engaging activities for her classes. Sue takes the time to create that special relationship with each of her students as well as the parents.