Arts and crafts, drawing and photography are regular activities year round. From holiday crafts to pencil drawings to prize winning photos.  There are activiitiesto engage all children.

213 S Colcord

Payson, AZ 85541

​Mailing address:  PO Box 1856, Payson, AZ 85547


pckprogram@gmail.com  928-478-7160

Dance.  Dance.  Dance.  One of the most popular activities of the children.  Learning and practice is followed by a recital.    

​​PCK is the proud sponsor of Daisy Troop 747 and Cub Scout Pack 7117.  The Daisies meet on Monday after school, while the Cubs meet on Thursday at 5:30.  For more information about becoming a Daisy, call Darlene 612-802-5089.    To become a Cub Scout, cal​l  PCK for information.

After School Reading

Payson Community Kids

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Play......"It is a happy talent to know how to play" said Ralph Waldo Emerson.  PCK  children are happy and very much enjoy the play ground.  

Rim Country Literacy offers an after school reading for children in grades K-5.  Children attend for a 20 minute session twice a week.  The Rim Literacy volunteers work with the children in small groups or one-on-one.  Children read online and print books based on their reading level.  Kindergartners work on building their literacy skills.


In 2019 the children logged over 1,500 hours of reading.  The program continues through the summer.  Math activities are added for the summer.

4H sponsors STEM activities for

children ages 10-14.  

Help us continue to have a robust program that serves the children in Payson.  Make your tax credit donation today through PayPal or by check to PCK, PO Box 1856, Payson, AZ 85547.  Call for more information  928-478-7160.

Tax ID 03-0376861

Love on a Leash is a national non-profit dedicated to providing an avenue for volunteer pet therapy teams to engage in meaningful and productive animal pet therapy.  Volunteers participate in a certification process.  Visit www.loveonaleash.org for more information.