September Playday – Sunnyvale
Our second playday here will focus on nature and planting as well as all our usual sensory activities, art, literacy & more.
when / ahea: Wednesday 9th August from 9.30 – 11.30am
where /te wahi: Sunnyvale Hall, 18 Sunnyside Road, Sunnyvale
cost / admission / utu: None, free
info / pārongo: More here
Hei Mareikura, Hei Mauriora
This is a community project for women and by women. Using goal setting and face to face conversations to support women to make the changes they want to make. Run by MPHS with three workshops at HubWest starting 4th July. Read the flier here.
Sport Waitakere & Healthy Families ECE Workshops
Sport Waitakere are running a series of workshops in August & September for the ECE sector. If you would like more info or to register click here for the timetable.
Anger Management Program for Pacific Island Men
Vaka Pasifika and Anglican Trust for Women and Children are running this FREE program for Pacific Men – To ‘a ‘i loto (Strength Within) in the West Auckland and North Shore areas….
Understanding Vulnerable Children
Brainwave Trust is offering a one-day symposia on “Understanding Vulnerable Children”, the symposium is designed for professionals working with at risk families and vulnerable children. It is going to be delivered in West Auckland on Tuesday 15th August 2017. More information can be found and tickets can be purchased on their website http://www.brainwave.org.nz/whats-on/pwvc/ .
We are going to brave the weather and start heading outdoors for our Playdays now and hope that spring brings some fine weather. This Playday will be a nature based one with Tina from Project Twin Steams joining us for some clay sculpting.
When / Ahea: Friday 15th September from 9.30-11.30am
Where / Te Wahi: Murillo Reserve, 17 Murillo Place, Henderson. Rain date: 22nd September
Cost / Admission / Utu: None, free.
Info / Pārongo: email Sue at email@example.com or call on (021)265 0123 or check us out on the website here or Facebook: Playdays
Making Sense of Our Kids
Child development expert, Gordon Neufeld, is coming to the Parenting Place. He is facilitating four workshops: The Surprising Thing About Attachment on 20th September, Making Sense of Preschoolers (and anyone who acts like them) on 21st September, How To Take The Lead On Your Child’s Digital World – 21st September & Wh
Talking Matters 2017 Summit – Korerotia Mai
The Power of talk – Early language has an enormous impact on learning and success in life. Children who go to school as confident speakers and listeners with a rich vocabulary learn faster and go further in life – whatever language they speak. Summit is in September – want to know more? Click here