Community invited to the annual May Day Fair at the Garland School on Saturday

Friday May 10, 2013

WEST BRATTLEBORO -- Spring is in full swing at the Garland School in West Brattleboro, where families and community members are invited to its 4th Annual May Day Fair on Saturday, May 11, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The fair at the Garland School will feature free admission, May Day cake, maypole dancing, a parade led by a wandering minstrel, and gifts for children.

For purchase will be an organic lunch, handmade/homemade items, as well as tickets for activity booths where children and families will fashion unique crafts from natural materials. The fair will also feature a plant sale.

All proceeds will benefit The Garland School, a non-profit organization, and will go toward financial assistance, teacher trainings, and school equipment.

The school is located at 29 South St. in West Brattleboro (West Village Meeting House). For information, call 802-254-6470.

The Garland School serves children 24 months to 6 years old. The school's nature-based program emphasizes free play within a rhythmic structure to provide a sense of purpose, predictability, and peace. The school's curriculum is designed to nurture a child's innate capacity to love, work, and play.

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