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Staff Picks!

My favourite book series is ‘The Mole Sisters’, written and illustrated by Roslyn Schwartz. Each book tells a little adventure the mole sisters encounter with few words and beautiful illustrations. These little books were a must at bedtime when my son was small. His favourite was ‘

Literacy Week

Literacy is the basis for lifelong learning and here at Children’s Garden, we immerse our children in a literacy enriched program each and every day. Early reading experiences should be fun, engaging and until children are able to read independently they really do rely upon us, the adults, to keep

Wedding of the year!

Chirpy has been a prominent member of the Children’s Garden family for a number of years now. He is not just a chicken finger puppet, he is a well loved member of our drama program and the children have enjoyed many an adventure with him. In early spring, he fell in love and became engaged [&h

Goodbye to a wonderful school year!

  Where did the 2013/2014 school year go? In the blink of an eye, June flew by and now the next exciting school year is just around the corner. Our last week of school was exceptionally busy with picnics and end of year assemblies to mention a few. Our annual Riverdale Farm picnic took place [&

We are huge fans of Mystic Drumz!

  Thanks to our generous Parent Association, all of our classes were treated to a special visit by Mystic Drumz. Mystic Drumz performed on three separate occasions in order for all of the classes to enjoy this experience in a small group setting. Check out what Mystic Drumz has to say… We

Busy Month of May!

  On May 14th and 15th, we held our Spring Concerts for both the Nursery and Toddler classes. The theme for our concerts was Dinosaurs and our wonderful music teacher put together the most amazing arrangement of dinosaur songs ever! On May 27th, our five morning and two afternoon kindergarten

Hop-A-Thon 2014

  On April 15th and 16th we held our annual Hop-A-Thon where all classes participated in raising funds and ‘Hopping’ to help others less fortunate than ourselves. So far this year, we have raised over $3000 for Muscular Dystrophy, thanks to the support of our fabulous families!