Jellybeanstreet’s held an inspiring children’s art workshop at Meerilinga High Wycombe during the school holiday with 11 children joining the fun. The children loved finger painting to create stunning pieces of art that will be sold to support charities for sick children through the Jellybeanstreet website. Learn more about Jellybeanstreet: www.jellybeanstreet.com
Meerilinga High Wycombe were very excited with the turnout for their Oral Health Workshop during the holidays. With 17 mums and 19 children it was definitely a packed house. The parents practiced how to check their children’s teeth and how to recognise early signs of decay while their children played and learnt about Dino’s teeth. […]
Meerilinga Children and Family Centre Kingsley held their Open Day 5 July 2016. Families enjoyed playing with the cardboard imagination playground and other activities and learnt more about the community groups they can connect with at the Centre including Toddler Sports, Messy Tots, The Musical Place, Kelly’s Dancing, Silicon Jewellery, Scentsy and much more.
The Asthma Foundation WA (AFWA) has recently launched its very own online Asthma Kids Club as part of their “Manage My Asthma” campaign. Supported by Telethon, this program aims to present asthma information and proper asthma management in a kid friendly manner. The Kids Club is targeted to primary school aged children and encourages kids […]
Will you be joining us at the Pregnancy Babies and Children’s Expo in July? Register on their website now to get your free tickets! www.pbcexpo.com.au/perth
We developed an event and activity program for each Meerilinga Children and Family Centre with upcoming events, community groups, playgroups and school holiday activities for each location. Find a Meerilinga location near you and see what activities you can find to suit your family.
Our NAIDOC Week Family Fun Day was held today. Thank you to all of the local families, Mayor and Councillors who attended to celebrate the theme Songlines: The living narrative of our nation and enjoy kangaroo stew and damper with us at Meerilinga Beechboro. Find a NAIDOC event at: www.naidoc.org.au/events-calendar Find a Meerilinga event on […]
Our Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care students had a fun filled class last week learning different painting techniques to use children’s imagination when working as Early Childhood Educators. They also had a visit from our Dads in the Early Years Program Leader Gary who spoke with them about the importance of engaging […]
Meerilinga was proud to be a part of the Paint the town REaD event held in Bullsbrook Monday 16 May. The event was to promote literacy and to provide information to Bullsbrook and surrounding community members of services available in their area for families with children in early years 0-12yrs.
From May to August, Meerilinga Dads in the Early Years has introduced a series of 2-hour information and discussion sessions on the subject of engaging dads. The sessions are being held at our six Children and Family Centres and are suitable for services staff and volunteers. The next three will be at Cockburn (Mon 1 […]