Preschool Fair


Sunday November 3, 2013, 9am – 1pm

Mediterranean Ballroom (First Floor)
Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel
4290 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94306


Venue Map for Event Page

PAMP Preschool Fair Map
Crown Plaza Cabana Hotel

Play-based, Reggio or Montessori? Which preschools are in my area? How do I start the application process?


Attend PAMP’s Annual Preschool Fair to get all of your questions answered and more! Meet face to face with 40+ local preschools, listen to experts talk about how to select the best school for YOUR child and mingle with other parents who are entering the process as well. PAMP’s Annual Preschool Fair is the one-stop resource for all of your preschool questions and concerns. Don’t miss out!


Thank you to our generous 2013 Key Sponsors!
Event Schedule:
Our workshop series and preschool meet & greets happen simultaneously. Pop in and out of workshops and the preschool ballroom to gather information suited to your needs.


9am – 1pm     Workshop Series (details below)
10am – 1pm   Meet & Greet over 40 Preschools
Time Activity
9am-1pm Workshop Series
9am – 9:55am Choosing the Right Preschool
Stephanie Agnew, Parent Educator and Preschool Consultant
Parents Place
10am – 10:25am Choosing Family Child Care Homes
Deanne Reynolds, Outreach and Parent Education Coordinator
Child Care Coordinating Council (4C’s)
10:30am – 10:55am How to Navigate Independent Schools
Directors of Admissions South Bay/Peninsula (DASBP)
11am – 11:25am Behavioral Challenges and Choosing the Right Preschool
Erika North, Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist
Children’s Heath Council (CHC)
11:30am – 11:55am Why Consider a Bilingual Immersion Program?
Kate Lussen, Assistant Head of School
International School of the Peninsula (ISTP)
12pm – 12:55pm Choosing the Right Preschool (Repeat Session)
Stephanie Agnew, Parent Educator and Preschool Consultant
Parents Place
10am-1pm Meet & Greet Preschool Fair


Interested in being a part of the action?  Join the team and fulfill your two-hour volunteer commitment at the same time! Email for more information.

Sponsorship & Partnership Opportunities

Are PAMP parents your target audience?  Join PAMP’s Annual Preschool Fair! Take this opportunity to meet interested parents and incoming preschoolers, and be included in our PAMP Preschool Fair Program. Our fair is open to both PAMP members and non-members and attracts over 500 attendees every year.

We offer many levels of participation to get your name in front of our members including Key Sponsor, School Partner and Advertiser. Any business, organization or school may be a Sponsor and/or Advertiser. However, only registered schools qualify to be School Partners.

Please read our Sponsor & Partner Guidelines for more event details and logistics.

Overview of Benefits
Benefits Key Sponsor School Partner Advertiser
Table Prominently Placed Table Table None
Preschool Fair Program Prominent Logo & Listing Listing 1/2 Page Ad
Online Advertising Logo & Link None None

Business Registration

Wow, all Key Sponsor spaces are full! Advertise your business in our printed Preschool Fair Program. (Ad specs: 1/2 page: 4.5″ W x 7.5″ H portrait layout, Black & White image.) Upload your image below and mail a check ASAP! Payments must be received by October 14th:

Parents’ Club of Palo Alto & Menlo Park (PAMP)
171 Main Street, #171
Los Altos, CA 94022
Memo Note: Preschool Fair

Business Registration Form

JPG and PNG files accepted. Maximum 7MB file. Black & white image. 1/2 page: 4.5" W x 7.5" H portrait.

School Registration

PAMP is excited to partner with Parent Clubs On Board to process event registration for schools, which includes collecting your school information to be published in our PAMP Preschool Fair Program. It is free to login and create a profile. A paid Parent Clubs On Board membership is not required to complete your PAMP Preschool Fair event registration. Click links below to:

Note that our printed Program will include school information as entered into the online registration form. Please double check your entry before submitting. 

Following registration, please continue to reference this webpage for event info and contact directly if you have any questions.