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Come in from the cold on Family Literacy Day!

Are you looking for some fun for you and your family on a Saturday morning? Come and check out Family Literacy Day at Peterborough Square on Saturday January 27, from 9-12 pm “Family literacy programs focus on parents as the means to improve the reading and writing...

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Taking Care of You!

Taking Care of You!

Here’s a radical idea - parenting is easier when you make time for yourself too. This is a concept that doesn’t get acknowledged as much as it should, as for many of us our focus on the needs of our family takes priority over our own needs. Constantly dealing with...

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November Happenings

November Happenings

REGISTERED Provider Play Group (Pre-registration required) This is a weekly playgroup for home child care providers.  We will provide a space that is conducive to engaging in learning activities with the children in your care. We provide music and story time at 11:00...

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Being a Toddler is FUN!

Being a Toddler is FUN!

There is something very exciting about your baby becoming a toddler. Toddlerhood is the time during the early years when you can really see your child’s unique personality emerge, and you get a glimpse of the person they are becoming. No longer an infant but not...

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Developing a “Growth Mindset”

You might have heard the term “Growth Mindset” recently, in your work with children.  The term was first coined by Carol Dweck, and describes how individuals with a growth mindset believe talents, abilities and skills can be developed by anyone with hard work, good...

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The Benefits of Music for Young Children

The Benefits of Music for Young Children

Think about some of your favourite songs and how they make you feel. Music gives thoughts and feelings an outlet for expression. Can you remember what some of your first experiences with music were? Engaging with music is a beautiful experience, and this engagement...

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