Pre-School Centre

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Building Name: Preschool Centre Inc.

Other Names: Daycare

Civic Address: 717 Windsor St.

Sod Turning: 8 April 1974 by UNB President John Anderson, assisted by five-year-old Sarah Pacey and four-year-old Casey Brennan.

Cornerstone Laying: 1974

Opened for Use: 1974

Official Opening: October 1974 by Sir Max Aitken

Architect: Fred Lebensold, ARCOP Associates, Montreal.

Named for: Named after the previous Pre-school Centre located on the UNB campus.


Notes: Originally housed for eight years in one of the war surplus huts on the UNB campus, the Preschool Centre is an independent non-profit organization that serves both UNB faculty and students as well as the Fredericton community at large.


  • UA Case 123; Section 3, Box 2; Preschool Centre.

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