New Preschool Director and Assistant Director

Congratulations to new TLC Christian Preschool Director Patti McAuliffe (left) and Assistant Director Joan Allen (right).  The Congregational Council recently named Patti McAuliffe Director of the TLC Christian Preschool replacing Mary Creager who stepped down in August.  Patti has five years experience with the TLC Preschool, serving as Assistant Director since 2014 and working in all areas of the life of the preschool. Prior to joining the TLC Preschool, Patti worked in church-based preschools in Wayland (Little Lambs Preschool) and Hopkinton (Hopkinton Christian Preschool).  “The joy of the Lord is my strength,” Patti said when asked about her new position.  “I look forward to seeing the preschool thrive. I pray the seeds we plant in the children will grow as they grow.”

Joan Allen, will serve as the Assistant Director of the preschool.  Joan previously worked in preschool education in Framingham at the YMCA and at Crossroads Christian Preschool. She first started working with children as a volunteer teacher at church, which she continues doing.  She is delighted  to have the opportunity to be a member of the TLC Preschool team assisting in the holistic growth and development of the children of the preschool.

Patti and Joan will be installed in their new positions during the Preschool Family Christmas Party in Jeppson Hall on Saturday, December 14, 2019.  We pray God’s blessing upon Patti and Joan as they guide the Preschool in this new season of ministry. The TLC Christian Preschool serves children 2.9 to 5 years of age, operating year round and offering flexible scheduling Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  If you are interested in scheduling a tour, contact Patti by phone at 508-752-2989 x17 or email at