GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - - Governor Cooper and Greenville Mayor PJ Connelly have declared this week as 'Week of the Young Child.
The Martin-Pitt Partnership for Children is kicking off this week with free education events for families.
Monday was 'Music Monday' where families learn about different musical opportunities in our communities.
Families can also look forward to 'Tasty Tuesday', 'Work Together Wednesday', 'Artsy Thursday', and 'Family Friday'.
"This is great opportunity for parents to do hands on activities with their kids and learn about the different things that really come together to sort of get the whole early childhood education experience,” said Community Outreach Director Amanda Parmele.
This is all leading up to the 15th annual Kids Fest held in Williamston on Saturday starting at 10 a.m.