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Penfield to Begin Head Start in November15, October 2013

Penfield is excited to announce that it recently began renovations to ready two new classrooms for Head Start, a free educational program for 3 and 4-year-olds that helps establish school readiness skills.  Officially starting November 15, Penfield will host a Head Start program through a partnership with Acelero, a New York-based firm that operates Head… Read More »


Penfield Therapists Learn New Approach to Feeding

Dr. Kay Toomey and Dr. Erin Ross recently visited Penfield from Denver, Colorado to teach a four day class on the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding. This approach was developed by Dr. Toomey, a pediatric psychologist who has worked for over 20 years with children who are picky eaters or have specific challenges… Read More »


Take a Book, Leave a Book19, September 2013

If you’ve walked past Penfield’s gate on 26th Street recently, it would have been hard for you to miss our latest, brightly colored additions: two little free libraries, for adults and kids!  Started in 2009 by Todd Bol in Hudson, WI, the “Little Free Library” movement has been working its way around the world, bringing… Read More »