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What They Didn’t Tell You at Anti-Natal...

Pregnancy is a big deal, and getting through pregnancy takes a lot of courage, teamwork, and compassion.... but it’s nothing compared to having a baby! Here are five things they probably didn’t tell you at anti-natal class.
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The School Holidays are a Great Time to Reconnect

Whether you’re a mum, dad, grandparent or other caregiver, let’s spend some quality time with our children these holidays engaging in meaningful reconnection and play. A list of school holiday activities is good, but connecting with the family during activities is even better.
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Free Holiday Surf Program, Tutukaka

The Wave Warrior Holiday Surfing Programmes offer beginner to intermediate surfing lessons to all kids aged between 6-16 yrs. These are free for all students in Northland.
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Creative Matters Holiday Art Programme, Kumeu Week 1

Way more than your average holiday programme, Create Matters encourage individual creativity and artistic interpretation as well as time to explore and experiment with ideas and visual arts techniques.
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Brain Play Science and Technology Holiday Programme - Kumeu

This holiday program introduces children to a wide range of useful skills and knowledge for engaging with technology. Topics include coding, robotics, 3D printing, engineering, and much more.
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I'll carry you in my arms..

When the day has been long and your body is tired, from the hours of running, jumping and climbing, i will be there as your gentle guide to carry you in my arms.
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Angry Good/Hitting Bad: Teaching children how to be angry

Anger is an important emotion, and it is also important to teach our children how to be ‘with’ anger, without increasing feelings of shame, hurt, and isolation.
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Feeling Overwhelmed? Parent Aid North-West have got you covered

Parent Aid provide free in-home support to parents of young children in the North-West Rodney area.
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How to ‘Do Music’ With Your Little Ones

We all know that music is a great way to support positive child development in early childhood, but how can we get the most out of ‘doing music’ with our little ones?
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Take The Edge of Kids Party Planning Stress by Booking a Venue

To make life easier, we’ve included ‘party venues’ as a category in our directory. There are over 250 listed venues, so you will easily find suitable party venue’s near to you.