2016-2017 Special Activities

These Special Activities give parents and kids an opportunity to have new experiences together which helps develop language and intellectual skills. While we pay most of the cost of these events, we do charge a small fee for some of these events to help offset our costs. Please mark the following dates on your calendar and plan to attend.

September 29 - The Children's Garden at Botanica

Time: 9:30 AM. Cost: $2 for 3 and older. Children 2 and under are free. Address: 701 Amidon St., Wichita.

October 7 - Bergmann's Pumpkin Farm

Time: 9:30 AM. Located at 8401 S. Meridian. Cost: $2 per child getting a pumpkin.

November 17 - Tool Time

There will be two sessions: 5:30 - 6:15 PM and 6:30 - 7:15 PM. at the Haysville High School Gym (4 doors down from PAT).. There is no cost for this event.

December 2 - Exploration Place

Time: 10:00 AM. Cost is TBD. Address: 300 N. McLean, Wichita, KS.

January 26 - Mom's Meal

Time: 6:30 PM. This is an evening event especially for our PAT Moms held at The Learning Center. There is no charge for this event

March 6 - Blockfest

There will be two sessions: 10:00 - 11:00 AM and 6:00 - 7:00 PM. at the The Learning Center, 150 Stewart, Haysville. There is no cost for this event. Space is limited to 30 spots per session. Call 554-2303 to reserve your spot!

April 20 - Big Truck Night

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM. This is an evening event held in our parking lot, and there in no charge.

May 11 - PAT Family Picnic - Cancelled

Time: 6:00 - 7:30 PM at Riggs Park. Bring a side dish to share. There is no charge for this event.

Who Can Participate?

All Parents as Teachers and Bridge to Bright Beginnings families are encouraged to participate in any of these events. Daycare providers or other family members are welcome to attend with your child if you are unable to do so. Research shows that the more opportunities your child has to learn and develop, the more brain development will take place.

Contact Us

Parents As Teachers Office
134 Stewart
Haysville, KS 67060
Tel: 316- 554-2303
Fax: 316-554-2342

Program Director:

Emily Goetz
email: egoetz@usd261.com

Our Mission:

To provide the information, support and encouragement parents need to help their children develop optimally during the crucial early years of life.