About Us

Welcome to

Loving Arms Early Learning Center Website 

 Here is the link to our new website:

Loving Arms Early Learning Center is located within St. Mark’s United Methodist Church at 2675 East Washington Street in Iowa City
 and provides childcare and a preschool education for children 6 weeks to 5 years. Loving Arms (formerly Open Arms) 
was originally founded in October 2001. The name was officially changed to Loving Arms in September 2013.



Our Mission Statement
The mission of Loving Arms Early Learning Center is to: 
1. Provide quality childcare in a learning-based environment that is loving and safe 
2. Ensure consistency of care for our Loving Arms children by recognizing teachers for their dedication and commitment to children




Contact us today!
Director: James Kelly 
lovingarmsdirector@gmail.com 
319-351-9531 

Address: 
2675 East Washington St. 
Iowa City, IA 52245




Director's Office Hours:  
                    Monday-Friday 7:00-3:00                     
   Alternate hours available by appointment.



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