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World Storytelling Day at Hurlingham Preschool

In collaboration with the Raising Children Network, Hurlingham Preschool hosted professional storyteller Ann E. Stewart for World Storytelling Day on the 20th March.  Photographed by The Herald Sun, the initiative will help raise the importance of reading to children in their early years.  Ann told the children some delightful and interactive stories, and the children and teachers loved the experience!


The Hurlingham Christmas Party!

Huge fun was had by all our children across the 3 and 4 year old groups, their older siblings and parents (well, it was BYO) at Lollipops for the annual Hurlingham Christmas Party. Sausage sizzle and even Santa made an appearance to hand out the icy poles to some hot, sweaty and excited kids! What a great community we have at Hurlingham. Huge thanks
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Information Night

The Info Night is on Wednesday November 21st at Hurlingham Preschool 7.30pm. Homemade pizza from our pizza oven, made to our special recipe, will be served from 7pm, with light refreshments, for a 7.30pm sharp start. The teachers will run through the 3 and 4 year old programs and answer any questions you may have. Our friendly Committee members will talk you through the
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Hurlingham Holiday Picnic

On a beautiful warm afternoon during the Spring Holidays, Hurlingham families from across the groups met in Ripponlea Gardens for a picnic and run around for the kids. It was a great chance for the kids to reconnect after a short break, and to enjoy the gardens and new spaces together, and for the parents to reconnect and unwind too!  


Working Bee – last one of the year!

Working Bee Sunday 28th October 2018 The last working bee of the year will be held on Sunday 28th October 1-4pm, we look forward to seeing you all down there!


Not long until our Art Show

Our annual Art Show will take place on Sunday 21 October, invitations will come home soon. All our groups including our 3 year old Echidnas will take part, with the theme “The Sky’s the Limit”. Details to follow!


It’s Picnic Time!

It’s time for a Hurlingham gathering – all groups and ages invited! On Thursday 4th October at 12pm we’ll meet at Rippon Lea House for a picnic and run-around and a play at the beautiful Ripponlea Gardens. Mingle with other Kinder kids and reacquaint ready for the final term of the year. Entry fee of $10 per adult, $4 for 4-15 year olds and
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Our revitalised courtyard is taking shape

Last week our new hardwood bench surrounding the tree in our courtyard was laid, and the Kinder groups have already had a merry time exploring and climbing on it! In the next few weeks the landscaping will be completed, and a selection of indigenous plants native to the Bayside area will be laid, with stepping stones to create areas of discovery. The entrance courtyard
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Football Fever comes to Kinder

We will be holding football session for our 4 year old Wombat and Koala groups on the 19th and 21st September – if there are any parents interested in assisting with running this sessions could you please contact Dee for further information. Koala and Wombat Groups are also finishing the term with a footy day dress up – dates to be confirmed.  No need
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The Hurlingham Preschool Art Show

Our Annual Art Show will take place on Sunday 21st October. This is a big event in our calendar, and this year we’re pleased to announce that our 3 year old Echidna Group will be showcasing their artistic talents for the first time. Our theme this year is ‘The sky is the limit’.  Invitations will be sent home soon.