Playgroups provide parents and carers with the opportunity to meet new people, gain support and exchange parenting ideas. They allow babies, toddlers and preschoolers to socialise as they play and learn together. All playgroups are different but the emphasis is on fun and friendship.
A number of playgroups are operated by community groups within the Shire.
APSLEY ALLIGATORSDay: Tuesdays Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 amVenue: The Apsley Primary SchoolCost: $2 per family per sessionContact: Keryn Smith | 0427 710 205Details: The Apsley Alligators is a play and learning group for pre-school aged children run by expert facilitator Keryn Smith. Everyone is welcome with no bookings necessary. Please bring a healthy fruit snack in a container, a water bottle, a hat, and a travel mug if parent wants tea/coffee.
EDENHOPE PLAYGROUP If you are interested in attending Playgroup in Edenhope please contact Tracey Bone | 03 5392 7716.
GOROKE PLAYGROUPDay: Fridays (school terms only)Time: 10:30 am – 12.00 pmVenue: Goroke Kindergarten, Compston Street, GorokeCost: $2 per family per sessionContact: Lisa Gillard, Playgroup Facilitator | 0456 836 390 or Tracey Bone | 0408 471 324Details: Please bring a piece of fruit to share. (Please be aware we request fruit only due to allergies)
Day: Thursdays (during school terms).
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Venue: Kaniva Kindergarten (childcare/playgroup room), 25 Baker St, Kaniva
Cost: $1 per child, per session (members); or $2 per child per session (non-members). Children under 12 months are free. Membership $30 per year or $10 per term.
Contact: Jenni Goodwin | 0410 403 391
Details: Rhyme Time session at the Kaniva Library starts at 10am, with Playgroup starting at 10:30am next door in the childcare room.
Early Years Coordinator
PO Box 201, Edenhope VIC 3318
Phone: 03 5392 7700
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