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We're a finalist!

We are honoured to have been named as a finalist in the Wellington Business Excellence Awards 2019 in the Not For Profit category. It is wonderful to be recognised for our dedicated to providing quality early childhood education to all in the Hutt Valley. Winners will be announced on Friday 22nd November. Keep your fingers crossed for us!...

October 15, 2019

Parenting (the tricky bits) Workshop

We are excited to have Tania from Plunket present our October Parent & Whanau Workshop titled 'Parenting (the tricky bits) on Wednesday 30th October. This workshop is dedicated to supporting parents with preschool aged tamariki - including managing challenging behaviours and toilet training.  We change venues each month to ensure parents across Lower Hutt have the opportunity to come along. This October workshop will be held at the Koraunui Stokes Valley Community Hub. It is free to attend ...

October 15, 2019

Supporting Language Development Workshop

Ever wondered how a baby learns to talk?  This workshop shares the role that parents and whanau play in developing a child's language. You will learn about how children learn to talk and techniques you can do at home to encourage their language growth. This is a free workshop for parents and whanau of children enrolled with Hutt City Kindergartens. Presented by Claire Fouhy, Speech Language Therapist from Hutt City Kindergartens. Wednesday 21 August9.30am to 11amWalter Nash Centre, Tai...

August 1, 2019

Healthy Lunchboxes Workshop

Be inspired with nutritional ideas for your child's lunchbox and get hands-on with making your own lunch to take away. The Heart Foundation will be joining us to share nutritional advice and do demo of how to make three healthy items for your child's lunchbox. You will then be invited to make a lunch for yourself. We will also have information stands and giveaways.It's free to attend for families who have a child enrolled with Hutt City Kindergartens. Spaces are limited and registrations es...

May 8, 2019

Kindergartens Say Goodbye to Plastic Bags

Media ReleaseFor Immediate Release9th April 2019 Kindergartens Say Goodbye to Plastic Bags Taking wet clothing home no longer requires the use of a plastic bag thanks to the introduction of new reusable bags. Hutt City Kindergartens has gifted waterproof bags to all children enrolled at their 19 kindergartens across Lower Hutt. “We gifted each child their own bag to take home and return the next day. Going forward children will receive a waterproof bag on their first day at kindergarten as a ...

May 8, 2019

New Leadership Team

We are pleased to introduce our new Executive Management Team. The job titles may be new but the people in those roles are familiar faces. We are pleased that our Board appointed two leaders from within our Association to draw on their experience and knowledge. Our Executive Management Team now consists of Charmaine Hakaraia as General Manager - Operations, and Norma Roberts as General Manager - Professional Services. We are excited about the future of our Association and the combined exp...

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