Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013
PUKA School Celebrates Fortieth Anniversary
Date(s) & Time(s)::
April 27, 2013 at 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM
Location: PUKA School, 312 South Wall, Carbondale, IL
PUKA School, a childcare facility, will celebrate the fortieth anniversary of operation with a number of events open to the general public.Return to event list.
Runell Graff, Executive Director, said the non-profit organization was recently honored by the State of Illinois with a “Quality Counts Star Rating” of a 3, after an extended evaluation process. Graff said community support and private donations and grants continue to improve the program with playground expansions and renovations and by classroom updates of equipment and materials for the children. As a not-for-profit center, PUKA services depend on donations and community support.
Graff said the anniversary celebration will include a progressive dinner with open house, basket and 50/50 raffles. Hamburgers and hot dogs served on the playground. RSVP’s for the dinner are requested to the school office at 618-549-7633.
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