Discovering our Penn State Community, One Step at a Time
The Child Care Center at Hort Woods is accepting applications for its 2013 summer program.
The program is for children who have completed the following grades:
kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th.
Types of Activities
- Campus Field Trips
- Special In-Center Activities
- Sports and Swimming
The summer program will be based at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center-Eisenhower Chapel on Penn State's University Park Campus.
Hours of Operation
The program operates from 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Week-by-week enrollment is available for flexibility in summer scheduling.
Tentative schedule and types of activities planned:
June — Mapping Our Way
Weekly dates: June 10 -14, June 17-21, and June 24-28
- Creating Community
- Seed to Table
- Splish Splash
- Leaping into Literacy
- Peeking into the Palmer
July — All the Places We Will Go
Weekly dates: July 1-5 (closed 7/4 for Independence Day), July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26, and July 29-Aug 2
- Conscious Conservation
- Creamery Creations
- Aromas of the Arboretum
- Swinging in the Sunset
August — Moving Our Way Through Penn State
Weekly dates: August 5-9, August 12-16, August 19-23
- Swinging with the Spikes
- Leafing through the Library
- Journaling the Journey
- Picture This
Fees and General Information
- Tuition Rate: $195.00 per week—allows for flexibility in scheduling.
Nonrefundable activity fee of $100.00 for enrollment of 6 weeks or more.
Nonrefundable activity fee of $50.00 for enrollment of less than 6 weeks.
- Breakfast and snack provided. Children must bring "brown bag" lunches.
- Families may choose to have tuition paid through Tuition Express
- Child Care Information Services (CCIS) and Penn State Child Care Program subsidies accepted
Contacts and additional information
Linda Reichert, center director
University Park, PA 16802