Posts By: Holly Irgens

Announcing Pine Village Preschool’s 2021 Summer Camp Dates

Summer is always a fun time here at Pine Village and this year, more then ever, we are looking forward to creating fun memories with your children. This year, we are happy to announce our summer camp dates! At the Pine Village Summer Camp, we jump into Spanish Immersion on our adventure through Spanish-speaking countries and regions! Pine Village offers two four-week summer sessions for… Read more »

Spanish Holiday Gift Ideas with a Local Boston Twist

At Pine Village, we love any idea to grow and expand your child’s horizon, whether introducing them to different cultures or growing their Spanish language skills. The holidays are a perfect time to expand on what they are learning in school and give them  language-themed gifts. With the pandemic hitting small businesses around the Boston area, we are also doing our best to shop locally. Most… Read more »

Activities for Kids in the Chilly Weather Around Boston

As our lovely New England weather starts to turn crisp, there is no reason to shy away from the great outdoors. In the Boston area, there are so many safe, socially distant activities that families can take advantage of to get their preschool and toddlers in the fresh air. Today, we’ve put together a list of a few of our favorite outdoor activities around the… Read more »

Playgrounds around Boston Worth the Drive (and the View)

As part of keeping the PVP Community safe, we have committed to avoiding playgrounds and other public spaces where there are large crowds or where people are not following safety precautions. If you are visiting any of these spaces, please be sure to follow all recommended health and safety guidelines. With toddlers and preschoolers in tow, checking out a new playground is always a fun… Read more »

Fall 2020 Virtual Information Sessions

Join us via Zoom to learn about our Spanish immersion programs. Hear from our Directors about our developmentally appropriate practices, social/emotional curriculum, and how we are keeping children safe during COVID-19. RSVP at http://bit.ly/pvpInfoSession All information sessions start promptly at 5:30 PM (unless otherwise noted) BrightonThursday, October 22, 2020 BrooklineWednesday, October 28, 2020 JP RevereTuesday, October 27, 2020 JP SouthWednesday, October 7, 2020 Kendall SquareTuesday,… Read more »

COVID-19 Update from Pine Village Preschool

All PVP locations are currently closed and the plan right now is to re-open on Monday, May 4. The decision was made based on information from the CDC and Department of Public Health and their recommendations to be proactive and alleviate additional stress on the system. All current families have been notified. (If you are a current family and did *not* receive that message, please… Read more »

Spring 2020 Information Sessions

Join us at one or more of our Pine Village Preschool locations to learn about our Spanish immersion programs and tour the classrooms. Hear from our directors and teachers about developmentally appropriate practices and our social/emotional curriculum. RSVP at http://bit.ly/pvpInfoSession All information sessions start promptly at 6:30pm Brighton: Thursday, April 23 402 Western Ave Brighton, MA 02135 Brookline: Thursday, April 2nd 15 St. Paul Street… Read more »

2020 Boston Parents Paper Favorites – VOTE NOW

Boston Parents Paper 2020 Family Favorites are now open for the first round of nominations and voting through the month of March! We’d be so honored if you’d vote for us this year. We’ve been fortunate enough to have secured a place in the Boston Parents Paper Family Favorites since 2014 and appreciate all of the love and support you’ve given us over the years. Currently,… Read more »

Staff Spotlight: Erin Chapman

We’ve been enjoying introducing you to the faces at Pine Village and we are so excited to keep this momentum going with some new blog posts coming soon. We’ve been thrilled to have such wonderful staff and employees who have been with us for years and others who are new to our team! Today, we are introducing you to Erin Chapman, our new(ish) JP Revere… Read more »

Our Partnership with Community Therapeutic Day School

From the very beginning of Pine Village Preschool’s existence, we have placed a very large emphasis on social and emotional growth and learning–-two of our four core values are Love and Laughter. As part of that, we put many practices into place on a daily basis to help our children understand and manage their emotions so we can put them on the right path to… Read more »