News and Updates

Seeking Lead Teachers

Seeking Lead Teachers

Prairie Pines Childcare Center is currently seeking lead teachers, as well as assistant teachers and aides for each classroom. Thanks to a grant award from Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, the Center is able to offer a $2,000 sign-on bonus....

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Center to Receive Federal Funding

Center to Receive Federal Funding

U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tina Smith (D-MN) recently announced that they have secured $418,000 in federal funding to strengthen access to affordable childcare and support the workforce in Fosston. This funding will be used to remodel the new Prairie Pines...

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Center Making Progress!

Center Making Progress!

Prairie Pines Childcare Center has been making great progress thanks to tremendous support from the community, donors, and volunteers. Last week, Dawn Skeie Crane made a donation to the Center on behalf of the Skeie Family. "We want to thank the Skeie family for their...

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Skeie Family Donation

Skeie Family Donation

Greg Mireault, Prairie Pines Childcare Center's Board President, and Michelle Landsverk, Economic Development Director for the City of Fosston, met with Dawn Skeie Crane on Friday, October 29, 2021. Ms. Crane presented Prairie Pines Childcare Center with a generous...

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Seeking Center Director

Seeking Center Director

The Prairie Pines Childcare Center board of directors is seeking applications for the position of Center Director. The position will be open until November 19. This is a full-time position that will be responsible for providing oversight and leadership to the program....

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How It Began

How It Began

Articles of Incorporation were filed July 13, 2020 for Prairie Pines Childcare Center, a newly formed nonprofit which will provide childcare services in Fosston. The City of Fosston helped to establish a local childcare taskforce in 2018 because of the community’s...

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Get In Touch

If you would like to learn more about Prairie Pines Childcare Center, please send us a message.

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Phone: (218) 435-1130
Address: 124 N Johnson Ave, Fosston, MN 56542
Email: director@prairiepineschildcare.org