Community Noticeboard - Children

Children's party and family expo

Face painting

Tuesday 21 October, 10am-12.30pm

Local families are invited to come along to Jells Park, Wheelers Hill, to participate in this FREE community event.

There will be fun activities for children including face painting, an animal farm and African drumming. There will also be information about children's services, health and safety.

There is no need to book; just turn up on the day.

For more info, call Council's Children's Services team on 9518 3265.

bestchance forum: Building resilience in children

You are cordially invited to bestchance forum: Building resilience in children.

Speaker: Hon. Alastair Nicholson, AO RFD QC patron "The impact of asylum seeker detention on children".

Followed by a panel presentation and questions on building resilience in children.

  • Wednesday 29 October 2014
  • Annual General Meeting: 7pm to 7.30pm
    Forum: 7.30pm to 8.30pm
  • Mount Waverley Community Centre
    47 Miller Crescent, Mount Waverley, Melway: 70 E1


RSVP: or 8562 5100 by Friday 24 October.

Tea and coffee provided.

LifeKids Playgroup

Meeting every WEDNESDAY morning starting on 13 August 2014

10am - 12pm

LifeGate Church of Christ - 758 Waverley Rd, Glen Waverley

There will be toys, stories, craft sessions, singing and lost of fun!

Come along for a chat and a play :)

For more info, call Melissa - 0404 841 051

Rainbow Playgroup

Rainbow Playgroup meets at the Uniting Church at 482 High Street Road, Mount Waverleyevery Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9:30 to 11:30am.

Fantastic facilities, fully enclosed yard with lots of activities.

Please phone 0421 487 125 with all enquiries.

Pottery for Children Classes (8-12years)

Children will be given set projects to complete until they are comfortable working with clay then they are able to complete their own projects.

Parents are expected to help clean up once a term after class.

Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays from 4pm - 5:30pm in Mt Waverley at $112 for 8 weeks (incl. clay & firing).

Bookings essential on Ph: 9807 6011 or email: or visit our website:

Essex Heights Playgroup

Essex Heights Playgroup is a clean, tidy and cosy play space for kids and mums to get together. This would suit already established mothers groups looking for a convenient place to meet for a couple of hours.

Two-hour session times available on any weekday at 15 Outlook Rd, Essex Heights.

Call Heather on 0435 008 090 or email

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Last updated: 14 October 2014

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