Little River’s 15th Annual Winterfest

Come and enjoy the fun at Little River Community School’s 15th annual Winterfest on Saturday, February 7, 1-4 pm.  There will be free fun for the whole family with outdoor activities and indoor craft projects.  Live music will be featured. 

Outside, the children can pet the miniature donkeys, play in snow castles and sled and then come in for hot cider and cookies.  Inside you can make friendship bracelets, do paper crafts, play chess, have your face painted and much more.  All activities are free and open to the public. The Winterfest will go on rain or shine, snow or no.


Welcome to Little River Community School

Little River School students

"Have your kid come home happy"

Little River Community School is an alternative school serving 39 students, grades K-12, in a four-room schoolhouse, in Canton, NY. At Little River, we have a fundamental trust in children and their inherent motivation to learn about their world.

Our approach nurtures self-motivation and is characterized by the following:

  • Multi-age groups
  • 8:1 student teacher ratio
  • Commitment to nonviolence and nondiscrimination
  • Cooperation
  • Community involvement
  • Appreciation of our natural and physical world
  • Hands-on activities

Call us at (315) 379-9474 or write us at for more information.

Little River is located 5 miles south of Canton on the Canton-Russell Road, 1227 County Route 25.