PennAEYC is proud to share the many upcoming events sponsored by our partners and PennAEYC Chapters who are actively engaged in supporting early learning educators through a variety of professional development and conference events.

For more information check out our calendar

Upcoming activities include:

December 4, 2019 through June 24, 2020

CDA Class (community-based and face-to-face) in Carlisle. Download the flyer CDA Flier Carlisle 11-18-19 and register online here

January 13 through June 10, 2020

CDA Class (community-based and face-to-face) in Johnstown. Download the flyer CDA Flier-Johnstown and register online here

March 6, 2020

First Up Annual Conference University of Pennsylvania's Perelman Quadrangle.  Registration here.

March 14, 2020

Capital Chapter of PennAEYC Annual Conference Messiah College

March 14, 2020

Insights and Innovations Early Childhood Conference University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Living-Learning Center. Download the flyer The Learning Lamp ECE Conference Flyer 121919

March 19, 2020

Lehigh and Northampton Chapter of PennAEYC Director's Roundtable Community Services for Children Fowler Building Training Institute, download flyer march 19 flyer 2020


March 28, 2020

unConference: Exceptional Care with a Team Approach to Inclusion The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh. Full details and registration is available here

April 3, 2020

10th Annual VOICE for Children Celebration Hotel Hershey  Full details and registration is available here

April 11-17, 2020

Week of the Young Child Full details available here


NAEYC Annual Conference
Anaheim, CA — November 4-7, 2020
Orlando, FL — November 17-20, 2021
Washington, DC — November 16-19, 2022
Nashville, TN — November 15-18, 2023
Anaheim, CA — November 6-9, 2024

Professional Learning Institute
New Orleans, LA — June 7-10, 2020
Philadelphia, PA — June 13-16, 2021
Cleveland, OH — June 12-15, 2022


If you are in the Philadelphia area check out this site for First Up: Champions for Early Education events

If you are in the Pittsburgh area check out this site for Trying Together events.

National Association for the Education of Young Children Conferences
National Head Start Conferences

To submit an event to be added to our calendar, email Rose Snyder at with "Website Calendar Submission in the subject line.