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What is Early Childhood PTA?
Early childhood PTAs provide the opportunity to learn and contribute to the success of children before formal schooling. Our mission is to make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
Who can join the NDECPTA?
Anyone! We are not affiliated with any specific school, and there are no geographical boundaries or requirements for having children enrolled in preschool. If you are expecting or have children age 5 or under, this group is for YOU!
Why join NDECPTA?
North Dallas Early Childhood PTA also offers many activities for all members including: Community Service Projects, Couples' Parties, Daytime Outings for Moms & Kids, Moms' Night Out, Monthly Coffees, Play Groups, Working Parents Events, Sunshine Meals when New Babies Arrive, and Access to our Private Facebook Page

Welcome to the 71st Year of the NDECPTA!
Join Us!

It's always the right time to become a member of the North Dallas Early Childhood PTA! The NDECPTA offers many opportunities for involvement: monthly general meetings with relevant guest speakers with FREE childcare and FREE breakfast, morning and afternoon play dates, playgroups organized by age, Moms' night out events, Couples' Parties, community service opportunities...and more! Plus, any membership activated after June 1st, 2023 will not need to be renewed until September 2024! All this for only $60 per year!

Read the Welcome Letter from our President, Lexi Jewell! 

Annual Daddy Daughter Dance
Saturday, February 24th

Calling all little girls! Grab your favorite tutu and comfy shoes for our annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Girls will be escorted by daddy, grandpa, uncle or male adult as they dance the night away. This year's dance theme is Ties & Tutus!

Dinner and refreshments will be served, and fun is guaranteed! 

Registration is FREE for members and
$25 per family for NON-MEMBERS

Hosted by the NDECPTA

RSVP by Tuesday, February 20th

*NOTE: Please list your daughter(s) in the guest registration field so that we have an accurate headcount for the evening.

March General Meeting: Travel Tips for Spring & Summer Break with Courtney Cleveland
Thursday, March 7th

Spring break and summer are just around the corner! This session, we’re going to lean into the travel bug and learn some tips to make traveling with our kids more streamlined and fun with our expert Courtney Cleveland! Courtney is addicted to travel, especially the quick trip, because she loves her home as much as the trip! She's a single, working mom of 3 kiddos and 2 dogs and her superpower is helping women feel empowered to take a trip and find their best day.... a day where they really LIVE, LET GO, and LEARN.

Nursery Hours: 9:15-11:45am

Meeting Time: 9:30-11:30am

Breakfast provided by Snooze! 

PLEASE NOTE the nursery has moved to MEADERS HALL. Meaders Hall is located across the parking lot from the Fellowship Hall at Cochran. The nursery is FREE for members for children 6 months and up, but you must register your child by Monday, March 4th. 

Nursery Program: Luau with professional hula dancer!

Nursery waiver must be signed and turned in on your first nursery visit.  Click here for a PDF copy of the nursery waiver.  Print it out and bring it with you!  If you have any questions check out the FAQ page or Email Amanda Cihak

RSVP by March 4th for the nursery!

Healthy Recipe Night
Sunday, March 10th

Trying to make meals every day is difficult and even harder if you are trying to make them healthy.  Make your go-to healthy meal and bring it to share.  Come hungry because you will have lots of meals to try!  Send me your recipes at so I can share them with the group.  Come with or without your kid(s).  There will be toys, coloring, etc… to help entertain.  Water/juice will be provided.  BYOB.

Host: Amanda Cihak

RSVP by Saturday, March 9th

All-Member St. Patty's Day Playdate
Sunday, March 17th

Spend your Sunday afternoon with friends! Join us for a St. Patrick's Day themed playdate with crafts and outdoor play. Wear your favorite GREEN outfit and have fun with friends! The whole family is invited. Some light snacks provided, BYOB!

Hosted by: Lexi Jewell

RSVP by Friday, March 15th

Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 23rd

Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! There will be so many fun Spring activities including a bounce house, craft station, bunny hop races, snacks, and photo opportunities! This event is for the whole family!

Have your little bunnies bring their Easter baskets for their eggs and prizes. The Egg Hunt will start promptly at 4:30pm. The hunt will be divided into two age groups: 0-2 and 3-5. We are asking each registrant to please donate at least one dozen plastic eggs filled with goodies that are age-appropriate for the age group that your child will be participating in. If you have kids who fall into both age groups, please consider splitting the goody choices so there are at least 6 for each group! 

All egg donations need to be received by March 16th. Eggs can be dropped off at Lexi Jewell's home OR  at Margaret Hart's home.

Hop on over for lots of fun with the NDECPTA!

Hosted by: NDECPTA Special Events

Deadline to Register: Wednesday, March 20th

**Please specify spouse and number of children under guests**

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