Thu, Aug 07, 2014
The Birchtree Center elected three new board members in the summer of 2014: Sarah Grazier, Dennis Riendeau and Amy Smucker.
The group also elected officers including Bruce Dicker, president; Andrew E. Smith, vice president; Allison Bussiere, secretary; and Dennis Riendeau, treasurer. The newest board members join a sixteen-member board that also includes MaryLiz Geffert, Bob Gross, Richard Guare, Glicka Kaplan, Carol McClard, Ann Tarlton and Mike Teixeira as well as staff representatives.
As Vice President of Strategic [...]
Wed, Jul 16, 2014
June 18th was a great day for Birchtree’s students and instructors! The weather was perfectly summery, and many of our students and instructors enjoyed a field trip to Water Country in Portsmouth.[...]
Fri, Jun 20, 2014
On June 5th, Birchtree held its second-annual School Prom. Students and instructors enjoyed dancing in the school gym, posing for photos, and electing a Prom King and Queen for the day. The prom theme was “Under the Sea,” and several students and staff made sea-life decorations and dressed up for the occasion.
Thank you to all the families, students, and instructors who helped organize Birchtree’s School Prom and and who provided delicious refreshments and fabulous decorations [...]
Tue, Jun 17, 2014
Check out some of the artwork that Birchtree’s students have made this spring!
Thank you to The Fuller Foundation and Target for their generous support of art instruction at The Birchtree Center.[...]
Wed, Apr 09, 2014
April is Autism Awareness Month, and The Birchtree Center is marking the occasion by launching a series of admission-free Autism Workshops. Parents, caregivers, educators, and service providers who work with individuals on the autism spectrum are all invited to attend.
From April 16th through June 11th, workshops will be held every other Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at The Birchtree Center.
Two workshops feature guest speakers. On April 16th, [...]