Held at Victoria Avenue School

Please note the venue for these activities is Victoria Avenue School. You will need to contact the providers directly for information and to clarify start dates.


Note: there is more information on each club below this timetable

• Bringing French to Life – Room opposite Room 4
• Shine Speech and Drama  – Uniform Shop


• The Magnificent Crafters’ Club –  from 3.15 – 5.30pm – Library
• Art Studio -from 3.00– 5.00pm – Community Room
• Shine Speech and Drama – Uniform Shop & Room 9

• Bringing French to Life – Room opposite Room 4
• Shine Speech and Drama – Uniform Shop
• The Magnificent Scrapbookers’ Club –  from 3.15 – 5.30pm – Library

• Chess Club – from 3.15 – 4.15pm – Room 16 (2019)
• Art Studio – from 3.00 – 5.00pm – 5.15pm – Community Room
• Shine Speech and Drama – Uniform Shop
• Mandarin Club -Room 6
• Football – 3.15 – 4.15pm – School Field

• Chess Club – from 3.15 – 4.15pm – Room 16 (2018)
• Art Studiofrom 3.00 – 5.00pm – Community Room
• Shine Speech and Drama  -Room opposite Room 4
• Mandarin Club -Room 6
• Playball –  from 3.00 – 4.00pm – Top Courts.
• Gym Club –  3:15 – 4:15pm – The Hall.


Art Studio:

The focus of this art class will be on learning and building confidence while developing skills in a variety of mediums, such as watercolour, coloured pencils, acrylic, charcoal, and many more. Lessons are held by an experienced artist and teacher. She also holds Saturday classes and holiday programmes. The artwork can be seen on her Facebook page – Yulia’s Art Classes Auckland.
When: every Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays from 3.00pm – 5.00pm
Where: in Community Room
Age: Years 1-6
Contact details: Yulia Mob: 021 308207,

Bringing French to Life

When: Mondays and Wednesdays 3.15 – 4.15 pm
Age: Year 0 to 6
Where: Room opposite Room 4

The best possible start in French for your child/children.
To register your child please go to the following:

Chess Club
When: Thursdays 3.15 to 4.15pm
Where: in Room 16


Weekly chess classes resume on 21st Feb in room 16 on Thursdays 3.15 – 4.15. Please note that this is a different day from the Fridays of previous years.

All levels catered for. Term 1 is the only time absolute beginners are taught the moves so if your son/daughter would like to learn from scratch this is the ideal time to join.

Most sessions are half instruction by FIDE Master, FIDE Instructor and former NZ Chess co-Champion Leonard McLaren. Students are required to behave well in the classes.

If your child would like to enrol please provide details to stating “VAS” in the subject title.

The fee is $100 per term or $380 for the year if paid before 19th March. Payment can be made to Westpac Onehunga 03 1308 0065112-00 or to Mr McLaren in chess class.


Gym Club

When: Friday 3.15pm to 4.15pm 
Where: The Hall
Age: 5+ (all ages and abilities)

GYM club Philosophy

Gymnasts of all ages are encouraged to safely push their personal limits.  Gymnasts are awarded with badges as they set and achieve individual goals.  GYM club coaches will encourage and motivate your child to achieve more!

Gymnastics is fun

Boys and Girls enjoy GYM club gymnastics classes so they have fun whilst they improve their: concentration, strength, spatial awareness, balance, coordination, conditioning, flexibility, and discipline.

Register your child at

Enquiries:  Susan Hanley
m.  0211804470
t.    0800 273 368
Telephone: 07 5765208

Mandarin Club

When: On Thursdays – 3.30 – 4.30pm
Where: Room 6
LCF Fun Languages offers a professionally developed programme for young learners, reflecting the key components of the NZ Language Curriculum. With lots of fun activities, drama, music & games, children start speaking at their first lesson! Our teachers are experienced native speakers, trained in using the LCF Methodology. Our membership packs offer an on-line learning platform. This additional learning tool has been created to support your child`s progress in Mandarin. All content learned in class is reinforced through videos, games and activities on this site. If your child misses a class, no problem, they can catch up on-line and parents can learn too!
Cost: $21.00 per lesson plus $57.50 yearly membership pack fee.
Enquiries to: Maroussia Boyack
m: 021 251 7435

Shine – Speech and Drama

Speech & Drama for aspiring kids.
SHINE Speech & Drama classes inspire confidence and imagination in kids, helping them to communicate effectively and build self-belief that helps them succeed in life. For information about Shine’s lessons please go to and for easy booking go to

To book a place for your child email or phone Nina.

The Magnificent Scrapbookers’ & Magnificent Crafters’ Club

Come and join The Magnificent Scrapbookers’ Club as they experience a variety of creative activities, including exploring different craft materials and techniques, creating themed pages to add to their very own scrapbook album and unique hand-made crafts.

Tuesdays are Magnificent crafting afternoons. Each term, children will spend several weeks working on individual projects, creating beautiful keepsake treasures and extraordinary gifts.

Throughout the term on Wednesday afternoons children experience a mix of creating themed pages to add to their very own scrapbook album and unique handmade crafts.

Who: Everyone welcome aged 5 – 12 years
Where: The Library
When: Every Tuesday and Wednesday
Time: 3.15 – 5.30pm
Cost: $25 per session

Bookings are essential!

For all enquiries please contact Monique Patient on 027 497-1554 or or visit


For information contact Sander on or 027 318 0503.