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Learn about upcoming events, program-related reminders, and other exciting things happening at PIC!

We are so excited for a great night at ArtStart 2019! If you were unable to purchase a ticket, consider making a donation to the event. Don't you believe that all children deserve a high quality start, regardless of zip code? Your gift will support tuition assistance, helping more families who are...
BYOB...bring your own basket, along with items to the Wrap Up Party. Reps from each classroom will bring their baskets and items to the A-Z Room from 5 - 6:30 pm to get them ready for ArtStart. The way your basket looks impacts how well it will sell. Cellophane, ribbon, and other supplies provided.
​We will meet in the Small Gym (Spruce) at 9 am. Get to know other families, help get classrooms and grounds in tip-top shape, get the chapel ready for ArtStart, and get some PPP. To sign up, please email Facilities Manager Julie Wesenberg at jwesenberg@parentinfantcenter.org. Let us know if you...
We need drivers to pick up these from these STARR spots on Thursday, October 24 and deliver food donations to PIC NO LATER THAN 5 pm! Pick one or take them all! Alma de Cuba (16th & Walnut)– Beef Picadillo Empanadas El Rey (20th & Chestnut) – Chips, Guacamole, Salsa Parc (Rittenhouse Square) –...
Don't miss the chance to bid on these amazing silent auction items at ArtStart 2019! Watch the Eagles take on the Giants with two box suite tickets for December 9 game at 8 pm at the Linc. Watch the 76ers take on the Cavaliers on Nov. 12 with two tickets to the game. Breakfast with the Phanatic...
At PIC's Fall Family Festival we celebrated the season with lots of fun outdoor activities, including a water-filled sensory table, DIY leaf crowns, pumpkin exploration, music making, hay bales for climbing and jumping, and much more!
Upcoming 2019-2020 dates and topics for PIC's Coffee & Conversation Series have been announced! Each month we gather over coffee to discuss child development and the challenges of parenting at every age. All sessions meet over coffee from 8:30 - 9: 30 am in the Sweet Building A-Z Room (ground level)...
With fall on the way, it's time to re-establish our stroller storage system. --Park your strollers/scooters as designated below. If we stay in our spots, there will be room for all. Spruce Infants - Ground floor storage for strollers only. No scooters here please! Spruce toddlers / preschoolers -...
On Friday, October 11, we will host our annual Fall Family Festival at PIC from 10:30 am - noon. The festival is a joyful gathering of children, staff and families on our Magic Circle Nature Playground. There will be many fall-themed activities set up in stations around the playground for children...
Each year, we invite your child's "grandest" grown ups to spend time in the classroom during the week of Thanksgiving! This year, Grandfriends Days will take place on November 26 and 27. These special guests are invited to come on Tuesday or Wednesday, where they will join Executive Director Deb...