Monthly Archives:March 2014

  • A Place to Grow Celebrates 35 Years

    Posted by on March 17, 2014

    With five child care centers in the metro-west area and more than 300 children in our care, we celebrate a lot of birthdays in our classrooms. However, this year marks a special birthday for A Place To Grow as well. It’s 35 years since A Place To Grow was founded with the opening of our first center in Belmont, MA. We were featured in the Concord Patch when founder Suzanne Foley surprised the children in our Concord, MA location on Strawberry Hill Road with balloons and […]

  • Nature In the Classroom – A Place To Grow teachers train with Heritage Museum

    Posted by on March 3, 2014

    Nature has always been an important part of A Place To Grow as we celebrate the seasons and the world around us. This year we are excited to incorporate more nature into our classrooms and curriculum. A Place To Grow sponsored a training with Heritage Museums, a nature based museum in Cape Cod, to inspire us to see the beauty and excitement that nature can offer our children and us! Our teachers had an opportunity to explore nature themes and “play” with sticks, rocks and shells […]