Month: May 2021

  • We’re hiring; join the PNA team!

    We’re hiring; join the PNA team!

    We're excited to announce a new opportunity to join the PNA team! We’re looking for a creative Membership and Communications Manager who will engage with the community in meaningful ways - contributing to the PNA’s mission by increasing awareness, participation, and membership. If this sounds like a good fit for you, or someone you know, click "read more" to check out the job description and help spread the word! We're also hiring teachers for our Whittier Kids and preschool co-op programs. Come work at the PNA and help build a strong and vibrant community!...

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  • Zoom Away with the PNA: A swell adventure!

    Zoom Away with the PNA: A swell adventure!

    On Saturday, May 8, PNA friends gathered on a virtual “trip” for our spring party and fundraiser: Zoom Away with the PNA. Folks zipped around the neighborhood, tested local and world knowledge, met community members, shared stories and tidbits in the chat, and donated generously. Zoom Away travelers gave over $18,500 to PNA’s community programs! We’re hoping to top it off with another $5,000 by the week’s end, so if you’d like to help meet the goal, click "read more." Missed it? You can check out the videos - including a fun PhinneyWood jaunt with neighborhood sights and PNA highlights. ...

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  • Celebrating Teacher Sally: Retiring after 20+ years

    Celebrating Teacher Sally: Retiring after 20+ years

    It's the end of an era for PNA's Phinney Neighborhood Preschool Co-op (PNPC): Teacher Sally Watkins is retiring after more than twenty years! From 1999 to the present, Sally has brought joy and learning to hundreds of children. During her tenure at the preschool, she has taught the Two’s class, started a mixed-age class (in the evening, --that’s dedication!), led a Toddler class, and of course finished with 10 years as the beloved Pre-K teacher. Whether or not you've met Sally, read the heartfelt tribute by fellow teacher and parent, Cat Hoekman. ...

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