If your child loves construction, building, exploring, design, Lego challenges, games – this is the event for you! Not only will there be some free play/construction time, but Gary will also run games and brick-based challenges designed for different abilities and age groups that will captivate and entertain your kids (and Mums and Dads!). Gary is a trained and experienced (10 years) early childhood teacher who has also taught primary and intermediate aged children in his previous employment at a well-known children’s events centre in central Wellington.
Sunday 14th July 2019
This event will be capped to 20 children from 5 years upwards, so get in quick and register at the link in your email. Mums and Dads you are welcome to come along and help out. We’ll also have use of the kitchen so can provide a tea and coffee and chance to chat with other parents whilst your children explore the piles of bricks!
This will be a 2 hour session and will cost $7.50 per child. Siblings are welcome, please register their attendance too.
We will run another event in September so look out for the booking details for that event too and come to both.
Members, for booking information and links to eventbrite for these events, please see your e-newsletter. If you would like to join the Explorers Club, Please read this and contact Zara
.Sunday 31st March – , 2pm : Wellington Explorers AGM and Deconstruction Activity at Brooklyn Community Hall, Harrison street Brooklyn.
Thursday 11th April 2019, 7-9pm: Parent Presentation/talk with Rosemary Cathcart QSM.
Tuesday 23rd OR Wednesday 24th April Time tbc – Exclusive tour/talk with Play by Play, NZ Gaming Festival. Times and date to be confirmed. (School holidays)
Saturday 27th April 2019 – Exploring Mars with Mars expert and Space Place Scientist Haritina Mogosanu. Time and cost to be confirmed.
Thursday 2nd May 2019, 7-9 pm: Parent Presentation/talk with NZAGC President Brooke Trenwith.
Saturday 11th May 2019 (evening) – Star Gazing and Astrology with Matt Reading. Whitby. Time to be confirmed.
Sunday 28th July 2019. Astrobiology with Space Place Scientist Haritina Mogosanu. Time and cost to be confirmed.
A few dates for you and events we have coming up soon.
Our first event is a fun, get the kids moving event with Circus Hub in Newtown. We have booked a special session just for our Explorer children to work with the Circus Hub trainers, to explore body movement, body awareness, circus tricks etc. It will be lots of fun, so book your spot quick!
Saturday 23rd February 2019, 12noon – 1.30pm, $18 per child. 4+ years.
Check your email for details.
As the title reads, we are having a picnic on the 27th of January at 2:00 pm. this will be happening at the Aotea lagoon playground. See you there! We will have this tall poppies magazine around the picnic mat o you can find us.
We’ve uploaded our guide to enrolling in Te Kura Correspondence school as a new page on our website. Now’s a great time to raise the possibility of doing 2 subjects at a higher level with your school. There is a bit of prep work involved so starting early will help!
Hi We have upgraded our website and changed our domain name to make it easier for you and google to find us.