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Term 1 Fundraising

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We are planning an Easter raffle as our Term 1 fundraiser.  We will send home raffle tickets and more information in the following weeks. …Read more about: Term 1 Fundraising  »

Magic Mike

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The Magic Mike show is coming to Bellingen Preschool. It’s a show about supporting children’s sense of self and building self-esteem and confidence. It’s about fun, music, magic, colors, shapes, sizes and thoughtfulness towards others.
The children all participate in fun and educational songs, stories, interactive professional magical illusions, and dress-ups.  The cost to families is $8.00 and will be payable closer to the event. …Read more about: Magic Mike  »

Harmony Day

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As part of Harmony Day celebrations we will be asking the children to come dressed orange.  The days are Wednesday 18th March & Thursday 19th March 2015.
The theme of Harmony Day is “Everyone Belongs” so with this in mind the children will be helping to cook pumpkin, sweet potato and carrots. 
The children will also participate in games on the day. …Read more about: Harmony Day  »

Nude Food

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Parents are asked not to pack children’s lunches in insulated bags for 2 reasons.

  1. There is not enough room in the fridge
  2. The insulation does not let the coolness of the fridge into the food contained inside

Please pack your child’s morning tea & lunch in one box and have it clearly labeled with your child’s name. …Read more about: Nude Food  »

Annual General Meeting

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The AGM will be Monday 2nd March at 3.30pm, and will be held at the preschool.  All positions will be declared vacant.  We must have 7 committee members to legally operate, so please consider volunteering some of your time.    Responsibilities of the Office Bearers (President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer) are adjacent to the sign-in sheet along with nomination forms.  …Read more about: Annual General Meeting  »

End of Year Activities

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This year our Christmas parties will be held on Wednesday 11th December & Thursday 12th December 2014. 
We will be having an afternoon tea for families.  There will be a show presented by the children & gift giving to parents and preschool children.
Sharon Stoves will be face painting throughout the afternoon.
1.30pm Parents arrive for face painting, …Read more about: End of Year Activities  »

Children’s Week

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This week is Children’s Week and the theme is “The child’s right to speak and be heard” from the UN Rights of the Child Article 12. To celebrate, Bellingen Preschool has invited Steve McEwan to present his reptile show.  The cost to families is $4.00 with the balance being subsidised by preschool. …Read more about: Children’s Week  »

Bellingen Preschool Fundraiser

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Bellingen Preschool is holding a pie drive with the Swiss Patisserie to raise funds to support initiatives to benefit children at Bellingen Preschool.
All orders and money must be returned by Wednesday 29 October for pick up the following Monday or Tuesday.
Click here to download the Order Form …Read more about: Bellingen Preschool Fundraiser  »

Nude Food Lunchboxes

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As part of our going green, and sustainability policies, we are asking families to consider making lunches that are not wrapped in packaging.
There are many lunchboxes which enable foods to be segregated without the need for plastic or foil wrappers.
During the accreditation process, other preschools were notified that the use of insulated lunchboxes was not only unnecessary but also counterproductive when placed in the fridge. …Read more about: Nude Food Lunchboxes  »

Gigalees

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Bellingen Preschool is hosting Wilma & Daisy from The Gigalees. For over a decade they have been performing their Crazy Comedy for kids and we have had a great response each time we’ve had them here.
From circus to theatre, school shows to music education, The Gigalees know how to have fun and entertain the youngest of audiences. …Read more about: Gigalees  »