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Consignment Sale!

posted Mar 29, 2014, 10:43 PM by John Lim

Buy and sell new and used children’s clothes, toys, equipment, and maternity and nursing wear.
Sellers earn 65% of the price of each item sold; remainder of proceeds go to benefit the Children's Cooperative Playschool, a non-profit preschool.

Keep the date:
Saturday May 3, 2014
8-12 pm
2025 Ephesus Church Road, Chapel Hill


For more information, see the Public Events webpage, under Consignment Sale.

Openings 2014-2015

posted Feb 24, 2014, 10:23 PM by John Lim

The Playschool is still accepting applications for 2014-2015 -- for a few openings in different classrooms.  For information, contact Kinsey Wennerstrom, Director, at:

Email: coopdirector@gmail.com
Phone: (919) 403-0121

Bids & Brews Silent Auction and Raffle

posted Jan 31, 2014, 7:16 PM by John Lim   [ updated Feb 24, 2014, 9:15 PM ]


Please join us for the Bids & Brews Silent Auction and Raffle to benefit the Children's Cooperative Playschool! The auction will be held at The Great Room @ Top of the Hill on March 13, 2014. There will be complimentary appetizers, live music, non-alcoholic beverages as well as a cash bar. Tickets are $10, good for one free beer or glass of wine, and automatically enter you in a drawing for an iPad Air.


Thursday, March 13, 2014
6:30-10:30 pm
Top of the Hill Restaurant
100 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill

See our Auctions page for details on how to get tickets.

Annual Open House

posted Jan 10, 2014, 9:15 AM by Coop Director   [ updated Feb 24, 2014, 9:19 PM by John Lim ]

The Children's Cooperative Playschool will hold its annual Open House on Saturday, January 25th from 10-12 pm. This is a drop-in event where you will be able to see our space, meet the teachers, and ask parents and Board members any questions you may have about our community and the cooperative experience.  Please come and bring your little ones along! RSVP to Kinsey Wennerstrom at coopdirector@gmail.com!

Reminder: Inclement Weather Policy

posted Nov 13, 2013, 7:29 PM by John Lim

Parents and staff should listen to weather reports. The Playschool follows the decisions of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro City Schools. If the Chapel Hill/Carrboro City Schools are closed, then we will be closed as well. In the event of a delay, the following rules will apply:

• If the Chapel Hill/Carrboro City Schools are delayed for one hour, the Playschool will also be delayed one hour and will open at 10:00 a.m.

• If the Chapel Hill/Carrboro City Schools are delayed for two hours, the Playschool will be delayed for ONE hour and will open at 10:00 a.m.

• If the Chapel Hill/Carrboro City Schools are delayed more than two hours, the Playschool will be closed.

• If three or more regular teachers are unavailable, the Playschool may be closed at the discretion of the Board Chair and Director.

Enrollment Update

posted Oct 2, 2013, 7:02 PM by John Lim

There is an opening for a 3-year old in the Rainbows class. Please contact Kinsey at coopdirector@gmail.com.

Fall Consignment Sale!

posted Sep 12, 2013, 7:23 PM by John Lim

It's around the corner ... ! Save the date!

Saturday October 5, 2013

8-12 pm
2025 Ephesus Church Road, Chapel Hill

Buy & Sell New and Used Children’s Clothes, Toys, Equipment, & Maternity and Nursing Wear.
Sellers earn 65% of the price of each item sold.
Proceeds benefit the Coop, a non-profit preschool.

For details, see the Consignment Sale page on this website.

2013-2014 Enrollment Update

posted Jun 6, 2013, 7:40 PM by John Lim   [ updated Aug 7, 2013, 9:04 PM by Coop Webperson ]

There is now a waiting list for every class except the Wildflowers (4-5 year olds), where we have a 3-day space available. Please email Kinsey at coopdirector@gmail.com for more information!

Summer Camp - Limited Availability Weeks 4-6

posted Jun 6, 2013, 7:36 PM by John Lim   [ updated Jun 6, 2013, 7:43 PM ]

There is limited availability for Weeks 4,5, and 6. All other weeks are full! Visit the Summer Playcamp page of this website for more information. Contact Kinsey at coopdirector@gmail.com for details.

Summer Camp - Latest News

posted Apr 18, 2013, 6:59 PM by John Lim   [ updated Apr 18, 2013, 7:03 PM ]

Summer camp is filling up quickly!! We are full on MWF schedules on Weeks 1,2, & 7. Check out the Summer Playcamp webpage for more information and contact the Director at coopdirector@gmail.com - or call!

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