Emmanuel Nursery School, 285 Lyons Plains Road (203-226-4432), Norfield Children’s Center, 64 Norfield Road (203-227-7047, norfieldchildrenscenter.org), which is marking its 50th year; Saint Francis of Assisi Preschool, 35 Norfield Road (203-454-8646, sfapreschool.com), and Hurlbutt Elementary School’s Hand-in-Hand preschool program are in Weston. Applications may be found on the Hurlbutt webpage of the district’s website, westonps.org. Final decisions are made by lottery if more students apply than there are slots available. For more information, call Stephanie Gallo at 203-291-1447.

There’s St. Paul Christian Preschool, at 41 Easton Road, Westport (203-227-7920, www.stpaulchristianschool.org), which is just over the town line. It has programs serving two-year-olds to kindergarteners, including a summer camp. The Westport-Weston Cooperative Nursery School (203-227-9318, westportwestoncoop.org) is in Unitarian Church at 10 Lyons Plain Road, Westport. Open 8:30 to 2:30, it offers programs for one-year-olds to four-year-olds plus a summer camp. Community Nursery School (203-227-7941, communitynursery.com) is at 49 Weston Road in Westport. Landmark Academy (203-544-8393, landmarkpreschool.org) has preschools to the south in Westport and to the north in Redding. Many other nursery schools are in neighboring towns, including Playland Nursery School in New Canaan, which has open houses the first Tuesday of the month at 9:30. Phone: 203-966-2937. Website: playlandnurseryschool.com.