preschoolThe New Ross Family Resource Centre is pleased to offer early education to children between the ages of two and one half to five years.  Our program features a variety of play-based activities to promote social engagement and learning at many levels.  Some examples of these include arts and crafts, dramatic movement and music, play to enhance gross and fine motor movement and control, and weekly themes.

Our preschool program is designed to provide your child with a loving and nurturing environment that fosters exploration, risk-taking in learning, socialization skills, and beginning literacy and numeracy skills.

For more information or to sign your child up to this wonderful program phone: (902) 689-2414.


New Ross Preschool Society

Summer Gift basket raffle – Almost $800 in prizes to be won

Draw Date: October 13th, 2016

Ticket Prices: $2 each or 3 for $5

A maximum of 1,000 tickets will be sold. Get your tickets today!

Lottery License: AGD-104355-16

To purchase tickets please ask a family who has a young person attending Preschool or look for us soon at various community events (New Ross Fair, New Ross Farmers Market, local businesses)

All proceeds from this lottery will be used for the continued operations of the New Ross Preschool. Thank you for your support.

Prize Details


1st Prize – Value $159.95 before tax

Our best” car cleaning inside and out with wax

Sponsored by Cornwallis Chevrolet Buick GMC, New Minas


2nd Prize – Value $152.95 before tax

Household item basket

Cheeseboard, knife, napkins

8 inch porcelain safari mini lamp
Ceramic mixing bowl
Dip Baker with dip mix
Recipe book

Sponsored by Jordan’s Home Furnishings Ltd.


3rd Prize – Value $135

Spa basket

1 hour in home massage in New Ross area or at Bethany Hines, RMT Chester, NS location

With numerous personal care items

Sponsored by Bethany Hines, RMT, Lawtons New Minas and Gina’s Hairsytling, New Ross


4th Prize – Value $130

Dinner and movie night out basket

$20 voucher Boston Pizza, New Minas

4 adult admissions, 4 pop and 2 large popcorn at any Cineplex

$50 gift certificate at Russell’s Service Station, New Ross

Sponsored by Boston Pizza, New Minas, New Ross Preschool Society and Russell’s Service Station, New Ross


5th Prize – Value $115

Preschool birthday party in a basket

Ice cream cake voucher

4 kids admission and 4 kids snack packs at any Cineplex

1 hour horseback riding lesson

2 kids board books

Sponsored by Lakeside Variety, Lemister, New Ross Preschool Society, Lawtons New Minas and Coyote Creek Farm, Chester Grant


6th Prize – Value $55

Household item basket

KURAIDORI food savers

Mason Jar solar lantern and anchor coat hook

Sponsored by New Ross Home Hardware and Gow’s Home Hardware, Bridgewater


7th Prize – Value $25

$25 gift card at Superstore

Sponsored by New Minas Superstore