Nursery School and Day Care Programs
Line Road, Commack, NY 11725.
The Pumpkin Patch Nursery was organized in 1973 by the Commack United Methodist
Church as a non-profit, non-sectarian nursery school with facilities for nursery
sessions, playgroups, summer camp, full-day and extended-day sessions. Pumpkin
Patch is housed in a building that was once used as a public school building,
and the facility is licensed by New York State to provide early childhood
Pumpkin Patch, we offer a wide variety of experiences and materials for pre-school
children. We seek to develop habits in each child for healthy living and attitudes
that will enable the child to get along with others of the same age.
A portion of each morning and afternoon is devoted to activities designed
to foster a child's intellectual and perceptual growth. Plus, we have a fine,
fenced playground and an indoor gymnasium to help develop strong bodies.
families to visit our facilities. Please call 499-6498 to arrange a time
for you and your child to meet the staff and see the Pumpkin Patch.
We look forward
to meeting you!
Arts - Story time, Puppet play, pre-reading skills & Letter recognition
Pre-Math - Block play, Measuring, Sorting, Matching, Counting, Number
Science - Water table, Cooking, Plants, Seasonal activities.
Creative Arts - Easel painting, Pasting, Finger painting, Collage,
Mobiles, Modeling clay.
Music - Singing, Records, Rhythm instruments, Movement activities.
Physical Activities - Indoor gym, Outdoor playground, Balance beam,
Climbing, Swinging, Sliding.