A kindergarten orientation session is set for March 10 at 7 p.m. at John Pettibone and Northville elementary schools in New Milford.

A snow date of March 18 is set for JPS.

The orientations are for parents only of incoming kindergarten children.

Registration packets will be distributed during orientation.

Parents who are unable to attend are asked to call the appropriate school to make an appointment for kindergarten registration. JPS parents are asked to call 860-354-3218 after March 10, while NES parents are asked to call 860-355-3713 on March 11.

To be eligible for kindergarten, children should turn 5 on or before Dec. 31, 2010.

JPS registration will be held at the Pickett District school May 3-8, while NES registration will be held at the Hipp Road school the week of April 26.