Important Dates

Important Dates of 2017 

Some key events happen across all the centres and the key important events can be seen below.  More child interest related events will be added and emailed to parents/displayed throughout the centre. Please keep an eye out throughout the year! 

 

February

6th – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

14th – Valentine’s Day

28th – Crazy hair day and Pancake Tuesday

 

February

March

1st – Transition to school parent information evening – 6:30pm – 7:15pm

6th – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

20th – 24th Harmony Week (21st Harmony Day)

20th – Henny Penny Hatching – Lalor Road centre

27th – Henny Penny Hatching – Sherridon Cres centre

March

April

1st – Daylight savings ends

3rd – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

11th – Easter Party / Hat Parade & Egg Hunt 2:30pm – 3:30pm – Sherridon Cres

12th – Easter Party / Hat Parade & Egg Hunt 2:30pm – 3:30pm – Lalor Road

14th – Good Friday – Public Holiday / Centre Closed

16th – Easter Sunday

17th – Easter Monday – Public Holiday / Centre Closed

25th – ANZAC Day – Public Holiday / Centre Closed

 

April

May

1st – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

1st to 5th – Teacher appreciation week

10th Mother’s Day Morning (High) Tea Party – 10:30am – 11:30am Sherridon cres

11th Mother’s Day Morning (High) Tea Party – 10:30am – 11:30am Lalor Rd

14th Mother’s Day

26th National Sorry Day

27th to (3rd June) – National Reconciliation Week – Australia – to celebrate indigenous history and culture in Australia and foster reconciliation discussion and activities. https://www.reconciliation.org.au/nrw/

May

June

5th – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

12th Queen’s Birthday – Public Holiday / Centre closed

16th Transition to School Statements due (Completed for the School age children)

26th & 27th – Sherridon Cr Parent educator Interviews – Time TBA

28th & 29th – Lalor Road Parent educator Interviews – Time TBA

30th Red Nose Day – Little Rockers Red Nose Disco (Register)

 

June

July

3rd – World environment day

& Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

3rd – 7th NAIDOC Week

10th – Teddy Bears Picnic – (Funds raised will go towards presents for children at Children’s Westmead hospital at Christmas)

24th – 28th Crazy Hair Week

31st – International Day of Friendship – (30th July International Day Of Friendship – a United Nations (UN) day that promotes the role that friendship plays in promoting peace in many cultures).

 

Jul

August

4th – Jeans for Genes Day

7th – Learning Blocks Earth Hour 8-9pm

9th – International Day of the World's Indigenous People, Australia – to promote and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population. This event also recognizes the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection. Date TBA – Daffodil Day / Week (Wear Yellow in support)

31st – EYLF Summative Assessments Due (educators)

 

 

September

4th – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

1st Father’s Day Big Breakfast 10-11am

3rd Father’s Day

4th – 8th – Sustainability Week

14th School Photos / Graduation Pic – commence 8:30am – Lalor Rd

21st School Photos / Graduation Pic – commence 8:30am – Sherridon Cres

30th Daylight Savings Starts

 

September

October

2nd – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

2nd Labour Day – Public Holiday / Centre Closed

19th Diwali Festival

25th Grandparents Morning Tea – 10:30am – 11:30am

31st Halloween

Date TBA – Healthy Harold

 

October

November

6th Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

6th World Kindness Day – a celebration of kindness, which aims to increase the value of kindness in society as well as increase the amount of kind acts that take place, making kindness a greater part day to day life.

7th Melbourne Cup Day

11th Remembrance Day

13-17th National Recycle Week Planet Ark –  http://sustainability.ceres.org.au/whats-on/national- recycling-week-2017/

22nd – Graduation and End of Year Concert 2017

 

 

December

4th – Learning Blocks Earth hour 8-9pm

24th Christmas Eve

25th Christmas Day – Public Holiday / Centre closed

26th Boxing Day – Public Holiday / Centre closed

27th, 28th, 29th – Centre Trading Hours 8am – 4pm

 

 

January 2018

1st New Year’s Day – Public Holiday / Centre Closed

2nd – 5th – Centre Trading Hours 7:30-5:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

                         

Please note some event dates may change due to unforeseen circumstances. We kindly encourage families to check emails regularly and view centre notices displayed at the front entrance to keep up to date with what is happening at the centre.

We also welcome your feedback and suggestions so please don’t hesitate to share them with us in person or via our centre feedback surveys.