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Enrollment for 2017/18 academic year
Classrooms filled as enrollments received and date stamped. All waiting lists established in the same manner. Please call PCC with questions 753-9700

For over 63 years the Penacook Community Center has provided exceptional programs and affordable services to the residents of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Loudon, Penacook, Salisbury and Webster.

The Penacook Community Center is truly a cornerstone of this immediate region and plays a critical role in providing safe, healthy and constructive opportunities for physical, social and emotional well-being, as well as educational and recreational enhancement.

We are an active participant in promoting a community where children, teens, adults and seniors are valued and are provided with opportunities for lifelong learning, health, safety, independence, happiness and personal success.

Please Join Us for Family Fun Night

Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.

In the gymnasium
Healthy Refreshments
Mr. Rick will be entertaining us with music and story telling
He will perform – 5:30 – 6:00 and again at 6:30 – 7:00
All programs will have exhibits for you to view
Stop by for a visit or stay the whole evening!
See You There!


Adult Fitness Memberships only $45 a year! 
Participate in any of our group adult fitness classes (ZUMBA Toning/ZUMBA/Aerobics) and “pay as you play” (Basketball/Dodgeball/Volleyball nights) for
the $3 drop in fee.  Non-members are $8 drop in fee.**All Parents of PCC childcare students are
automatically enrolled as a member of PCC!

NAEYC   PCC Earns National
NAEYC Accreditation

Our NAEYC ACCREDITED Childcare Program enrollment for the 2015/16 academic year has begun! Our professional teaching staff provides high-quality educational programs for children 15 months – 4 years old. We also provide Before and After Kindergarten – 5th grade Programs for Penacook Elementary School and Boscawen Elementary School students (at our PCC and PES locations).  We are open for school vacations, teacher workshop days, delayed school openings and snow days.  This year we are offering a NEW Morning Pre-K Program for 4-5 year olds (9am-12pm). 

All classrooms are filled as enrollments are received and date stamped, and all waiting lists are established in the same manner. You can download a copy of our enrollment form.  For more information please call us at  603-753-9700 and we would be happy to set up an appointment to meet you and give you a tour of our classrooms.

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Adventure Day Camp

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PCC’s New Summer Day Camp brings small town, family oriented values to the modern, traditional day camp.  Our camp boasts of energetic and professional staff with years of experience. Our new Summer Camp Coordinator, Justin Smith and his staff are waiting to meet you and introduce you to a Great Summer Experience! This year’s camp will consist of Adventure Trips 3 days per week and Camp Days 2 days per week with swimming at the Rolfe Park Pool, onsite games, crafts, sports, music and other great fun. We are planning the Camp Day activities according to the interests of the campers.  The Camp Days will be Tues. and Thurs. Adventure Trips will be Mon. Wed.  and Fri.  We are offering flexible schedules to meet the needs of families.  Sign up early for the best options. Registration is Open Now!

Penacook Community Center Welcomes New Executive Director

The Penacook Community Center (PCC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce and welcome its new Executive Director Michelle Kolias, of Weare, NH. Kolias will be responsible for overseeing the direction and development of all of PCC’s programs and staff, as well as its involvement in the local community.

“We hired Michelle based on her qualifications and ability to lead the vision of PCC forward to its next level,” said Rick Jaques, President of PCC’s Board of Directors. “We are pleased that this will be such a great fit to the present and future accomplishments of PCC.”

Kolias has a master’s degree in psychology and a degree in human services and early childhood education. She brings to PCC extensive experience leading and supervising various childcare programs in multiple settings, including owning her own center in Hampstead, New Hampshire. She has also managed family resource centers and provided family counseling.

“I am passionate about the mission of PCC,” said Kolias, “and I look forward to working with the Board of Directors and staff as we move forward in 2017.”

Kolias started at PCC on December 27th. The PCC Board of Directors will host various events at Penacook Community Center over the coming months to give PCC parents, senior citizens, and other community members the opportunity to get to know her.

PCC offers childcare programs for children from the ages of 6 weeks to 12 years old, summer camps for children ages 6 – 12, and programs for seniors. For more information visit or call (603) 753-9700.

PCC is truly honored to be the recipient of the Helen M. Green Visionary Award presented by CATCH Neighborhood Housing for our support of CATCH senior housing residents and the community at large.


PCC receives the
NH Nonprofit Impact Award



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We are planting the seeds for success
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