ACTIVITIES FOR YOUTH/CHILDREN IN LITTLE RIVER & DISTRICTS
How to enter: Show us your best design, click link for the templates, or collect a template from the Little River Service Centre, fill in your details and scan to email@example.com or pop your entry into the Pop up Penguin letterbox inside the Little River Service Centre
The winning design is to be painted on the 2metre high Penguin. The Penguin will be displayed on the main street of Little River as part of a Christchurch wide Penguin trail over summer. The Penguin will then be auctioned off to raise money for Cholmondeley Children’s Centre. Entries close 19 August. Winner will be notified 24 August.
We would love to hear from anyone interested in getting involved. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
F’Aerial Arts Circus School Holiday and Term 3 Classes Enrolments Open Now!
KIDS EAT FREE SUNDAYS – Each Sunday in July from 5pm.
GEMSTONE AND FOSSIL MUSEUM, Birdlings Flat. Open 7 days a week. Fascinating. Gold Coin Donation. Contact Vince Burke Phone 03 329 0812.
ASTRONOMIC DELIGHTS – Join us to view the night sky above Akaroa. Friday & Saturday nights, 8.00pm-10.00pm. 10 inch Newtonian telescope. Heritage Park, 10 mins drive from Akaroa. Check with us for times and conditions, phone Craig on 027 3000 547. Dress warm. Charges: Children $5. Adults when accompanied by a child are FREE. Children under 15 are free, (in other words everyone is FREE).email@example.com phone 027 3000 547
CHRISTCHURCH EVENTS APP NOW HAS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE. Help spread the concept of endless opportunity to children and young people! How you can help To promote the app/website widely by distributing this information to:
- Young people, parents, teachers through your local networks
- Learning opportunity providers– asking them to upload the information themselves on to the website
- If you know of any local events or opportunities, please distribute and promote as appropriate
To download your free app, click here.
Enjoy a nice easy bike ride along the old railway tracks from town to Little River.
Stop off at Birdlings Flat, visit the Gemstone Museum and collect gems from the beach.
Finish up at the old Train Station at Little River and have a well deserved drink at one of the local cafes (dad’s shout!)
Get your friends together and visit the Little River Campground for a fun afternoon. It is a perfect wet weather activity. You could even stay in one of the cosy cabins and explore the native habitat including a 500-year-old tree. A quick hot shower is available for $2.00. Bring warm clothes, hot food and drink to keep you cosy, as you will get wet.
For a quick hot shower, the cost is $2.00. Bring a change of clothes and towel. 1pm to 3pm during Kids Fest.
For enquiries phone Marcus 3251 014 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
OPEN FOR CAMPING AND DAY PASSES – NOT OPEN FOR MUDSLIDES AND SWING AT PRESENT – needs to get warmer.
THE CREATIVE DREAMING TRUST is Open for funding Applications. Created after Kaite Hansen’s death, this is open for applications. Throughout her life Kaite was a very creative person. She had a passion for arts, which inspired the dream to create a trust to help support children and young adults on Banks Peninsula to attain their goals in any of the arts. The Creative Dreaming Trust is open to consider applications from individuals for funding to help further their participation in their chosen field. Please apply to Pam Baird on 03 3251 917 or email@example.com for further information and application form.