St. Joe’s plans extended preschool, winter carnival

St. Joseph Preschool in Waconia is expanding to offer flexible preschool with childcare for children ages 3-5 this fall. Partnering with Lake Area Discovery Center, a nationally accredited early childhood program through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), St. Joseph will offer half and full day age specific preschool options five days/week with extended care from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. to accommodate the needs of busy families. Come to the Winter Carnival Family Night on Monday, Feb. 25 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. to have your questions answered or visit To learn more about the new preschool programs and the Family Carnival Night, contact Jackie at (952) 442-4500 or [email protected]