Community Based Activities
- ACT SPEAK MOVE WITH “SHINE SPEECH AND DRAMA”
- AFTER SCHOOL ART STUDIO AND HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES
- AMI AUCKLAND NETBALL
- CELLO LESSONS
- CHANDLER DANCE ACADEMY
- COMMUNITY CHOIR FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS
- PARNELL CRICKET HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
- DIOCESAN SWIM SCHOOL
- EXPERT MATHS TUITION LTD
- FINE YOUNG ARTISTS
- FUN FRENCH HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
- KIDACTIVE HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES
- KIDS UP FRONT
- MINI TITANS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
- NUMBER KNIGHTS MATHS PROGRAMME
- THE PARNELL COMMUNITY TRUST
- PIANO TEACHER
- POP STAR SCHOOL
- SAILING AT KOHIMARAMA YACHT CLUB
- SCRAPBOOKERS CLUB
- SELWYN COMMUNITY EDUCATION
- SPROUTS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
- ST KENTIGERN’S HOLIDAY TENNIS CLINIC
- STRAIGHT A’S LTD – TUTORING SERVICE
- SCHOOL HOLIDAY TENNIS CLINIC AT PARNELL TENNIS CLUB
- ULTIMATE TENNIS
- VISUAL ARTS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
- YOUTHTOWN SNOW CLUB
THESE OPTIONS LISTED BELOW ARE FROM PROVIDERS WHO HAVE APPROACHED US TO LIST INFORMATION ABOUT THE ACTIVITIES THEY OFFER – these are not recommendations from us.
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ACT SPEAK MOVE WITH “SHINE SPEECH AND DRAMA”
Shine Speech & Drama courses develop children’s communication, cognitive, social and language skills while having fun. The result is more confident children who communicate more effectively. For more information about and to book visit www.shine.school.nz
AFTER SCHOOL ART STUDIO AND HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES
Our after-school and holiday art classes are a fun, happy, and creative space where your child can grow their imagination and artistic abilities. We work with many exciting mediums such as watercolour and acrylic paint, coloured pencils, charcoal, paper collage, and many more.
Through their time at our art class, your child can build up their artistic skills, gain confidence in their creative potential, and grow as an artist and person under the guidance of a professional art teacher.
You can see more of our work on our website: https://www.aquarelleartclasses.com/
Please contact Yulia for more info. Mob: 021 308 207, Email: [email protected]
AMI AUCKLAND NETBALL
Click here for information on School holiday programmes
For information please phone 570 0030 or register on our website: www.aucklandnetball.co.nz
For further information phone 570 0030 ext. 204
email: [email protected]
Qualified and experienced tutor offering Cello Lessons for students aged 6years or older.
(Preference given to children who have had at least 1 year of piano lessons)
Assessment of cello size and hire by arrangement with tutor.
Please contact Dora Green
CHANDLER DANCE ACADEMY
Chandler Dance Academy offers preschool Dancing Fairy classes, RAD Ballet classes from 5 years old, NZAMD Contemporary and Jazz locally in St. Heliers. It is a fun and encouraging dance environment structured around technique. Contact Dannielle on 0277384787, [email protected] or chandlerdanceacademy.co.nz to find out more.
COMMUNITY CHOIR FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS
Please contact Kate Bell or Steven Rapana at [email protected] or phone 5251686 for more info.
Kate Bell and Steven Rapana have started a number of new choirs this year, aimed at fostering fun singing for children and adults. Their Te Korihi choirs cater for three different age groups:
• Kindergarten and Year 1 (Te Korihi Kindychor)
• Year 2 to Year 4 (Te Korihi Tahi)
• Year 5 and up (Te Korihi Rua)
All of the above groups are casual – it’s fine to attend whenever you can, rather than feel you have to turn up every week.
PARNELL CRICKET HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
Click here for information regarding CRICKET programmes.
DIOCESAN SWIM SCHOOL
Ages from 3 years through to fitness squads
Bookings also being taken for Term 2 weekdays and for Saturday morning classes
Boys and girls welcome! Book Now!
For enrollment and more information please phone
Michelle White Diocesan Aquatic Centre Manager
09 520 9373 [email protected]
EXPERT MATHS TUITION LTD
100 % Money Back Guarantee
All levels up to year 13 NCEA & CAMBRIDGE + All type of Entrance Tests.
Get Huge Discount in Summer Break
Parents are allowed to sit in the classroom to observe Assessment Session
To find out more
PH 0800 628463
EMAIL: [email protected]
FINE YOUNG ARTISTS
Fine Young Artists Afterschool and School Holiday Programs
For information and enrolments visit www.fineyoungartists.co.nz
or ph 631 5358
FUN FRENCH HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
– France without the Air fare!
@ St Michael`s School, 6 Beatrice St, Remuera
Mornings: Learning the LCF Fun Languages way. We are packing our suitcases and going to France!
Afternoons: Lots of fun creative activities in the target language, cooking – VERY popular, Dress ups photo shoot, whacky wheels day competition, inside and outside games, painting, alien creation, jewellery making.
From 9.00 am to 3.00 pm. $350 for the week or $75 per day. Family discounts available.
Term time clubs available for French, Spanish & Mandarin For 2-12 year olds
[email protected] or
845 6352 or 021 251 7435
Gymnastics Holiday Program
Eastern Suburbs Gymnastic Club
89 Apirana Avenue, Glen Innes, 528 0941
If you have done gymnastics before or if you haven’t, we will have a class to suit you.
In this programme you will be taught cartwheels, handstands, rolls, walk the beam, have a go on the parallel and uneven bars, vault, rings, tumble track.
You will do basic mat work and have games, challenges and fun.
Anything for anyone at any level will be covered. You are sure to have a great time.
Plus we run after school gymnastics (ages 5+) for all levels and Playgym for the pre-schoolers.
For more info and to enrol, please visit our web site: www.esgc.co.nz
Remuera West Keas – School Years 1 – 3 (5 – 7 year olds)
Our Kea group provides a safe and nurturing environment for boys and girls to have fun and develop their creativity…
As a Kea you will interact with nature and learn to share through co-operation and teamwork.
- enjoy both active and quiet games, stories, creative crafts and cooking, play-acting and singing.
- have lots of fun, make friends and go on awesome adventures
- earn Award badges
- take part in National Events such as Keas Day, Founders Day and Mudslide Day, Anzac day parade
- maybe take part in an overnight camp (e.g. at Kelly Tarltons , in a Tramping hut or at our Scout Group family camps)
WHEN: at 4.30-5.30pm
WHERE: at the Remuera West Scout Den , 16 Platina Street , Remuera.
For enquiries please contact Margaret Khoong – [email protected] 021-589709
KIDACTIVE HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES
KIDS UP FRONT
Performing Arts Holiday Workshop!!!!
We Give Kids Confidence, Sing-Act-Dance, Perform in a Show
Epsom Girls Grammar School: Monday 14 July to Friday 18 July 2014
The program runs between 9:00am & 3:00pm
FREE Before and After Care: 8:00am to 5:30pm
Phone: (09) 889 9501 or book online at www.kidsupfront.co.nz
MINI TITANS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
Mini Titans will be offering Holiday Programmes for both Codes now – both Titan (boys) and Amazons (girls ) are welcome !
WHERE: College Rifles.
WHEN: 9am-3pm, half days available.
WHO: Ages 3-12, Boys and girls.
CONTACT THE MINI TITANS TEAM [email protected] PHONE: 021848163
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NUMBER KNIGHTS MATHS PROGRAMME
Remedial and extension, one on one, small groups, all levels.
NZ Qualified teacher with 30 years experience teaching in Auckland’s top schools.
Expert tuition catering for your child’s needs!
To enrol your child for the Number Knight Programme
Email: [email protected] to confirm your child’s place.
Further information: Phone Andrew: 021 733 096
THE PARNELL COMMUNITY TRUST
Parnell Trust’s Awesome Holiday Adventures – fun activities for 5-14 year olds
Parnell Trust has 32 awesome activities and adventures for children (and parents) to choose from these holidays. We have FIVE exciting programme options: Club House, Adventure Seekers, Multi-Sport, LEGO Mindstorms and Special Tech Projects. Programmes are available at both Parnell and Epsom schools and from 7.30am to 6pm every day, perfect for working parents.
Parnell Trust’s programmes provide an excellent solution for holiday-time child care. Children can be dropped off as early as 7.30am and picked up as late as 6pm. See our latest School Holiday Programme at www.parnell.org.nz
To enrol, call Parnell Trust 379 2095 x9724, email [email protected]
PIANO LESSONS IN YOUR OWN HOME
Have fun learning to play with an experienced teacher (25 years +)
For exams or pleasure. Reasonable rates.
Nigel Dickey 0221860296
Piano lessons for all ages!
Chia Tierney is 29 years old with a young family and has been playing the piano since the age of 5. Her lessons are fun, affordable and spaces are limited. Please contact her on 021830089 or email [email protected] for more information.
Piano lessons with Cindy Tsao (L.T.C.L., MMus).
Quality, private piano tuition with an highly experienced teacher, all ages and levels are welcome. Our students have a 100% pass rate in all piano and theory examinations, with over 85% of those being Distinction grades.
For more information please visit: www.ctps.co.nz or contact Cindy on 021 071 9989, [email protected]
POP STAR SCHOOL
This is your chance to shine and be a ‘Pop Star’ for the day. Come join us for a day of singing and dancing to your favourite Pop Stars – Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Lorde, Bruno Mars, Michael Jackson and many more. With our vocal training and theatresport games, we’ll build your confidence so you can strut your stuff on-stage and live the pop star dream! Book yourself a spot today on
0800 444 886 – www.partyatyours.co.nz. Venue – Ellerslie Community Hall – 23rd April 9am – 3pm.
SAILING AT KOHIMARAMA YACHT CLUB
New sailing season starts soon so come & enjoy the thrills and spills of sailing in a fun, friendly & well-managed environment. All new sailors and families are welcome. Learn-to-sail programmes for children aged 9 & above. Visit http://kyc.org.nz/learntosail/
The Magnificent Scrapbookers Club offers a unique creative art programme for children aged 5 to 13.
Each week children create a specific art page that reflects and embraces aspects of their personality as well as events in their life throughout the year. This work is produced using occasional photographs but mainly the technique of art journaling using a wide variety of materials and techniques. These magnificent pages are added each week to your child’s own scrapbook album and are brought home to share with family and friends.
Occasionally children take a break from their scrapbooks to create other keepsake craft treasures. Each week a specific theme will be introduced as well as exciting new creative strategies. These creative art scrapbook albums and craft treasures are precious keepsakes of your child and their creativity that will be cherished for years to come!
Venue – Victoria Avenue School Tuesday and Wednesday 3.15pm – 5.30pm.
For all enquiries please Contact Monique on 027 497-1554 or visit www.themagnificentscrapbookersclub.co.nz
SELWYN COMMUNITY EDUCATION
– Kohimarama Road. For details or to enrol phone 521 9630 or online at www.selwyncomed.school.nz
Offers unique winter wonderland experience and only 20 minutes north of the Bridge, making for a wonderful school holiday destination. The very popular kid’s school holiday programmes come with a 2 hour ski or snowboard group lesson (beginners to advanced) each day, rental equipment, a graduation meal on the last day, a snow academy achievement booklet plus a huge amount of fun! For enquiries or bookings contact Snowplanet on 09 427 0044 extension 725 or email [email protected]snowplanet.co.nz. Visit Snowplanet’s website www.snowplanet.co.nz
SPROUTS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
ST KENTIGERN’S HOLIDAY TENNIS CLINIC
and Term Coaching Sessions Held at St Kentigerns School or Mt Eden – open to all children from 5 to 16 years from 9am to 12.00noon. Also term coaching available. For more information go to www.tenniscoaching.co.nz or email [email protected]
STRAIGHT A’S LTD – TUTORING SERVICE
Straight A’s Education Centre has been supporting the academic journey of primary and secondary school students since the year 2000. We provide specialist after school tutoring in Mathematics, English (includes reading, writing and spelling) and the Sciences.
Straight A’s is currently offering FREE ASSESSMENTS in Mathematics or English. These assessments give you information on how your child is progressing in their learning, and it also gives you an opportunity to see Straight A’s in action.
Phone today to book your free assessment and to find out more about Straight A’s. Ph: 528-9207 Level 1 Meadowbank Shopping Centre [email protected]
SCHOOL HOLIDAY TENNIS CLINIC AT PARNELL TENNIS CLUB
Maunsell Street, Phone; 373-2733 Club, 373-4205 Office
Email: [email protected] Website: www.pltc.co.nz
Come and join us for some great tennis and fun at Parnell TC, NZ’s premier club.
An exciting holiday programme for juniors who are keen to improve their tennis over the school holidays. We endeavor to structure groups according to player ability from beginner to advanced standards.
A fun tennis clinic that focuses on learning ball skill’s, games, competitions, match play and drills in a safe and enjoyable environment At St Cuthbert’s School, Market Road. Contact Geoff Beech on 021-2709297 or Denis Bolotovski on 022-1363979 or email on [email protected]
VISUAL ARTS HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
Location: Junior Art Room at Saint Kentigern Girls’ School, 514 Remuera Rd, Remuera Fees: $200 per session or $380 for both sessions (Discount for siblings.) For further information check out the Visual Arts Academy website on: www.visualartsacademy.wikispaces.com
To make an enquiry or to book a class: Email Diana Roband at: [email protected] or phone on 021 909 807 or 636 9699.
YOUTHTOWN SNOW CLUB
Professional instruction, equipment and transport to and from Snowplanet For more info: Brian: 09 379 5430 ext 823; 021 923 384; [email protected]