Catch up on the latest PIC news or learn about an upcoming event. As a part of its mission, the Parent-Infant Center organizes several family-focused events throughout the year that are open to the community. Take a look!

2017 ArtStart Auction Items

Featured Items


1. Friars and the Flyers in NYC
Donor: Anonymous
Vermont Chalet
2. Stowe Chalet Getaway 
Donor: BJ and Gene Cohen
PIC Progressive Dinner
3. The Progressive Dinner 
Donor: PIC Board of Directors
4. Week in Olde Cape Cod 
Donor: Dan and Ellery Biddle
Playstation 4
5. PlayStation!
Donor: Vicki McGarvey
Poconos Log Retreat
6. Poconos 3 Night Stay
tip: ALSO bid on the Poconos Ski Passes!
Donor: Laura Line and Josh Goldstein
Union League House
7. Director’s Private Art Collection Tour 
Donor: Union League
8. Eagles vs. Raiders Game Tickets
December 25, 8 pm
Donor: Anonymous
Ride a bike
9. Child's 20" Wheel Bike
Donor: Keswick Cycle

Travel, Adventure and Fun

4 One-Day Park Hopper Passes 
Donor: Disney 
A Day in the Brandywine Valley 
Donor: Chaddsford Winery & Brandywine River Museum of Art
Arboretum Membership 
Donor: Ambler Arboretum of Temple University
Amusement Park Fun 
Donor: Dutch Wonderland
Philly Rail Park Tour 
Donor: Friends of the Railpark
Ski Passes in the Poconos - (Don't forget to ALSO bid on the Poconos Log Retreat!)
Donor: Jack Frost/Big Boulder Ski
Penn State Football for 8, plus parking!
Donor: Jon and Julie Isaacson
The Beautiful Game 
Donor: Fairmount Soccer Association & Penn Business Services
Party at Smith Playground 
Donor: Smith Memorial Playground
Swim Lessons! 
Donor: Fitness Alive
Ice Skating for 5 
Donor: Penn Business Services 
Child's Big Screen Birthday Party
Ambler Theater
Join the Homebrew Club
Donor: Philly Homebrew Outlet West
Hall of Fame Club Phillies tickets
Donor: Leila Graham-Willis
Winter Session Gift Card
Donor: Trapezium Math Club
Brewery tour for 4
Donor: Dock Street Brewery

Experience the Arts

Theatre and Dinner 
Donor: 13th St. Kitchens & Interact Theatre Company
Jade and Pearl Necklace 
Donor: Amy Neukrug Designs
Private Gallery Tour 
Donor: Asian Arts Initiative
Contemporary Ballet Performance 
Donor: Ballet X
Original Stained Glass Art 
Donor: brokenglass studio
Starry Nights Bowl set 
Donor: Deirdre Woods
Great Theater, Great Food
Donor: ErgoPo Classic Theater and 13th Street Kitchens
Membership and More
Donor: Fringe Arts
Sleeping Beauty
Donor: Storybook Musical Theater
Learn to Dance
Donor: Gwendolyn Bye Dance Center & Aloha Style Dance Polynesian Studio
Mural Arts Trolley Tour
Donor: Mural Arts Program
Theater Lover's Package
Donor: Lantern Theater & People's Light and Theatre Companies
2017 Festival All-Access Passes
Donor: Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
A Play and Dinner
Donor: Philadelphia Asian Performing Artists & Monk's Cafe
Children's Music Classes
Donor: All Around This World Music
Dance Class & Sweet Treats
Donor: Gwendolyn Bye Dance Center & L'il Pop Shop
Family Theater Trip
Donor: Quintessence Theater
Adult Art Class
Donor: University City Arts League
Two Tickets to a Performance
Donor: Painted Bride Art Center

Classroom Creations

Original Art Blankets
Donors: Blue Jays, Butterflies, Chipmunks, Fireflies, Grasshoppers, Hummingbirds, Leapfrogs, Roadrunners
Wines from Around the World Basket
Donor: Bumblebees
A Night at the Movies Basket
Donor: Caterpillars
Rainy Day Basket
Donor: Doodlebugs
Things that start with “M” Basket
Donor: Moonbeams
Let Your Colors Shine Basket
Donor: Rainbows
Children's Books Collection 
Donor: Sunshines
Super Wild Things Basket 
Donor Wild Things

Culinary Delights

Hawaiian Goodies Basket 
Donor: Isa Hazel
Coffee, Coffee, Latte 
Donor: La Colombe and Gayle Isa
Pop-Up Dinner Party 
Donor: Shayla Felton-Dorsey
“Hosts with the Most” Dinner Party 
Donor: Veronica Alvarez, Angela Curry, and Andrew Richman


Haircut for You 
Donor: Jason Matthew Salon
Family Membership  
Donor: African American Museum in Philadelphia
Picnic in the Gardens 
Donor: Longwood Gardens & DiBruno Bros
Tour for 8 and Tote bag Workshop 
Donor: Fabric Workshop and Museum
Haircut, Color or More! 
Donor:Talking Headz
Original Philly Photo 
Donor: PIC parentCharlie Hu
See and Be Seen 
Donor: Modern Eye
Learn to Paint, Draw and More! 
Donor: Philly Art Center
Glamour Gift Card
Donor: Crimson Hair Studio
Family Membership 
Donor: Institute of Contemporary Art
Gardens of Philadelphia 
Donor: Penn Business Services & Bartram's Gardens
Gift Card, Tote and T-shirt
Donor: Fleisher Art Memorial
Household Membership and Tickets
Donor: Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
A Night at the Theater and Child Care, Too
Donor: Arden Theatre Company & PIC Teacher Susana Fattorini
Overnight Stay and Dinner Out
Donor: Union League & The Trestle Inn

Teacher Treats

Pearl Earrings 
Donor: Amy Neukrug Designs
Avenue of the Arts Performance 
Donor: The Wilma Theater
Haircut and More! 
Donor: Snip
PIC Logo Gift Basket 
Donor: Grace Piaña
$100 STARR Gift Card 
Donor: STARR Restaurants

PIC Talents

Family Photo Session 
Donor: PIC parent Chris Sembrot Photography
Handthrown Pottery 
Donor: PIC Board Member Margaret Balamuth
Professional Dog Walker for You! 
Donor: Former PIC teacher Rachel Kolber
Tinicum Hike for 10 
Donor: PIC Teachers Joann Schock & Christel Űrményházi
Blossom Design Vase 
Donor: PIC parent Jordan McDonald
Kid's Trip to the Philadelphia Museum of Art 
Donor: PIC admin (and former teacher) Jacob Kerner
Baby Quilt and Gift Card
Donor: PIC's Kosaka Family & Vix Emporium
Themed Craft Activity at a Child's Birthday Party! 
Donor: Bizzi Bee Crafts
Canned Goods & Vintage Cabinet 
Donor: PIC parent Jessica Kornblum Moore
Got Compost? 2.5Yds Delivered to Your Door
Donor: Henry Got Crops & PIC parent Jessica McAtamney
PIC Birthday Party!
Donor: PIC parent Angela Curry, PIC, and Colonial Pizza