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Thank you to all the PIC families who came out on Saturday to help at the Fall Family Work Day. We prepared for ArtStart 2018, our annual silent auction fundraiser, and did some clean-up and other odd jobs around the center. Don't forget to report your PPP hours online by completing this form. We...
Here are a few things to know to make your evening more enjoyable! What would you like to bring home at the end of the night? Preview our Amazing Silent Auction Items Start in the Small Gym Your first stop of the night will be the Small Gym to pick up your name tag, program and bid number. Before...
Start thinking now what you want to bid on at ArtStart. There are vacation homes, private tours, sports tickets, gift certificates, classroom creations, and more! Adventures See the vacation homes here! Grafton, VT weeklong Vacation JJ Shirley and Raphael Cunniff Cape Cod Vacation Dan and Ellery...
Falling for the holidays Being part of a diverse community means that our children have wonderful opportunities to learn about holidays and traditions that are different than their own. For educators, fall represents the beginning of three months of holidays and is a good time to discuss holidays at...
Each year, we invite your child's "grandest" grown ups to spend time in his/her classroom during the week of Thanksgiving! This year, Grandfriends Days will take place on November 20 and 21. We would love to invite your child's grandparents or "grand" friends to visit PIC. Let us show them your...
Don't miss these great GETAWAYS-- near and farther --at ArtStart on October 18. Stowe Vacation Home Long weekend (4 night) house rental during any season in a beautiful 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom chalet. Located on 3 quiet country acres, the house features 3 decks and 2 stone fireplaces. 10 minutes from...
This center-wide work day is on October 13 from 9 am to noon. ​We will meet in the Small Gym (Spruce). 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 Jacob Kerner at...
On Friday, October 26, we will host our annual Fall Family Festival at PIC from 10:30 am - noon. Our 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...
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Building a strong community of families and staff encourages the healthy development of children. PIC values parent involvement and fosters it through the Parent Participation Program (PPP). Opportunities for PPP involves parents in the many phases of center life and helps to build meaningful...