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Don't miss your chance to experience ArtStart 2021 where art and nature will come together on PIC’s beautiful campus. Tickets are ON SALE NOW! Be one of the first 50 ticket buyers and receive a PIC magnet for your car! As a ticket holder you will: Stroll at your own pace through PIC’s outdoor play...
As the new school year gets underway, I am very pleased to let you know that 100% of our staff are fully vaccinated! We hope that everyone in our PIC community will follow their lead when they are able. This month, we welcomed nearly 50 preschool age children to PIC through a partnership with PA’s...
This fall, we will continue to bring classroom communities together virtually (from 6:15 - 7:15 pm). Families will have a chance to meet their teachers, learn about classroom practice, and ask questions. Zoom links will be sent out closer to each event. Sept 9 ... Moonbeams, Doodlebugs, Chipmunks...
PIC's virtual Lunch 'n Learn series starts back up in September with a New Family Orientation. Join us for these monthly conversations held at noon on Zoom. September 15 ... New Family Orientation September 29 ... Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Work at PIC October 13 ... Big Body Play November 17...
Don't miss ArtStart 2021: In Their Element, which will run from Friday, Oct. 1 through Friday, Oct. 15. We are excited to continue the tradition of ArtStart, in a new form that features ArtWalks on PIC's open play spaces, as we continue raise funds for our Tuition Assistance Program. Matching Gift...
In September, PIC will welcome five incoming Board members. Each new member brings talents and expertise that will contribute to the steady guidance and leadership provided by the Board of Directors gives to the Center. The Board of Directors works closely with PIC's Executive Director to further...
This week marks one full year since PIC re-opened after a nearly four-month closure due to COVID-19. On one hand this past year seems to have passed in a blink of an eye, while on the other it has been the longest year known to humankind. After months of planning, our Early Learning Program reopened...
Yesterday was International Mud Day and this year we got muddy in our cohorts! We celebrated with splashing and squishing, digging and cooking, crawling and sliding, and lots more fun. Take a look! But, before you go: Mud Day is not all play, it is a healthy physical and social-emotional activity...
This past year was exceptional. PIC's Board of Directors worked tirelessly to ensure that PIC not only survived, but is poised to thrive. In June at the last meeting of the year, PIC's Board of Directors thanked its outgoing Board members for their service. On behalf of the entire PIC community, we...
This month, we celebrate the completion of degrees of several PIC teachers. A huge shout-out to Steve Jansson on the completion of an associate degree, Manny Harris and Ben Wasman on the completion of a bachelor’s degrees, and Joann Schock on the completion of a master’s degree. Both Manny and Joann...