Parents get ready! Today, registration opened for the City’s Early Childhood Education Program.

The classes offered are for children between ages 3 to 5 years old. Torrance residents can now sign up for the program, non-residents can begin signing up on June 1. Classes will begin the week of June 26.

Children must be completely toilet-trained, and a negative TB skin test is required before registering.

The mission of the Recreation Division’s education program is to encourage and educate all children between 3 and 5 years old by providing a safe, nurturing environment where they can get ready for elementary school.

Registration can be completed by phone (310) 618-2720; fax (310) 781-7598; at the Registration office located at 3031 Torrance Blvd. (two buildings east of the library); or online at TorranceCA.Gov/9087.htm.