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Community Notices 2017

Diabetes Youth Wellington Quiz Night


Scots College Parents Association present an evening with Cyber-Safety export Susan McLean.
Wednesday 5 July 7-9pm, Scots College
In this modern and ever changing society, technology is growing at an exponential rate and so are the risks. As parents, are you fully confident that you are aware of what your child(ren) are doing online and the risks and challenges they face with technology?

Join us for an evening with Susan, Australia’s foremost expert in the area of Cyber-safety and young people. Her informative and entertaining session for parents will open your eyes to the pitfalls our children could fall into online and how you can help navigate this tricky landscape with your child(ren). She will cover the positive benefits of technology as well as what parents need to be aware of and will provide you with an opportunity to find out all you’ve ever wanted to know about cyber-safety.

Tickets $25 and include a glass of wine.
Find out more and reserve your ticket at:
http://www.scotscollege.school.nz/susan-mclean/

Katherine Mansfield Creative Writing Workshop for Children

Creative Writing Workshop for students aged 10-14yrs on Monday 10 July from 9.30am-12.30pm.  Please see the attached flyer for more information or look at the website.

Rata Studios Winter Holidays.
Holidays are here so let’s escape into Film and Theatre and have some fun. This will be an exciting and challenging week. Viewing, interpreting, experiencing and improvising and plunging into fighting against emerging villains and creating our own on screen news reports. To find out more click here

Beyond the Page Children and Youth Literary Festival from 8-23 July
Ages 5-18 are invited to go beyond the page, immerse themselves the world of story, and express their creativity during the July school holidays.

Wellington City Libraries, Hutt City Libraries and Upper Hutt City Library are hosting a packed programme of free performances, workshops and events to surprise, entertain and inspire.
For more information check out the website: www.beyondthepage.nz

Cybersafety Solutions Presentation Chilton Saint James School will be hosting a CYBERSAFETY SOLUTIONS PRESENTATION aimed at parents with children from Years 4 to 13. The presentation is being held at 6.30pm, Tuesday 4 July in Chilton Saint James School Jubilee Centre. Entry is by koha. See the attached flyer for more information.
Northland Kidz Club – Two Week July Holiday Programme
We'll be swimming, ice-skating, go-karting & making chapatis – visiting historic Golder Cottage in Upper Hutt, watching old-time movies at Time Cinema, playing laser tag and mini-golf, and much more!  In between, we're often playing at parks and beaches – come and join us on our adventures.
$45 per child per day (third child onwards :$20),  8.30 am to 6pm each day.
For details, check out our website (www.nkc.org.nz), or contact Jan on cell (022-140-2612), e-mail (nkc.jan@gmail.com).

Code Camp July Holidays When: July 10 – 13 & July 17 - 20 
Venues: Samuel Marsden School, Karori - Thorndon School - Scots College
Code camp allows boys & girls from the ages of 7-12 to develop 21st century skills in a fun and action packed environment. Develop confidence & initiative through design, creativity, solving problems & collaboration. Create games, apps & work with robots and electronic building blocks. 

Book now at www.codecamp.co.nz/holiday-codecamp

Art for Kids – July Holiday Art Programme
Bookings open now.  Please see the programme attached.  For more details or to book a place email Stephanie Woodman
stephaniewoodman@me.com or phone 027 435 2073.
ART FOR KIDS (est.1995) / Scots College, Preparatory School, Visual Art & Design Room -1 Monorgan Rd, Strathmore Park