Playgroups

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Parents, caregivers and their children meeting for interaction and fun. Playgroup provides opportunities for children to learn through play, participate in new experiences, develop and increase social skills, and learn sharing, co-operation and simple routines. Meet local families and develop new friendships. Relax and talk in a friendly environment and share your experiences and ideas.

The playgroups listed below are run at our community centres.

Find other playgroups in your area(PDF, 385KB).

Note: All playgroup participants are required to become members of Playgroup Victoria for public liability insurance coverage.

Japanese playgroup

Maribyrnong Community Centre

Currently operating from North Maidstone Kindergarten, 145 Mitchell St, Maidstone 3012.

A parent run playgroup for families of Japanese speaking background for all children aged up to 5 years.

Day

Time

 Term 4 2019  

Cost

Enquiries

Tuesdays

9.30am - 12pm

8 October - 17 December

$2 per family

9032 4305 or email maribyrnong.jpg@hotmail.com

 

Kids Creative Playgroup

Maribyrnong Community Centre

Fun sessions for children aged 2 - 5 years old with their parents / carer.

Children will be encouraged to explore a range of art and craft activities during each session.

Day

Time

 Term 3 2019  

Cost

Mondays

9.15-10.30am

TBA   

$5

 

Rainbow Playgroup - LGBTI

Maidstone Community Centre

This group has been created as a social group for gay, lesbian, queer, transgender and intersex parents and their parent friends in Melbourne’s inner west. Their hope is to connect LGBTQI parents so they can create positive friendships with other families and their children can fell part of a bigger community. Families who are friends of LGBTQI families are welcome.

 Day Time Term 4 2019 Cost
 Fridays 10am - 12pm

11 October - 20 December

 Gold coin contribution

 

Maidstone Community Playgroup

Maidstone Community Centre

Come and join our amazing new playgroup to connect with other parents while your children are having fun! Run by an experienced facilitator who will help your children explore the delights of planting , play dough, dress ups, water and planting in our gorgeous garden. Mums and dads will also be treated to special pampering sessions and guest musicians and artists will enhance the joy for everyone!

Day

Time

Term 4  2019

Cost

Wednesdays

9.30 - 11.30am

25 September - 18 December

Gold coin

 

Multicultural Playgroup

Braybrook Community Centre

Facilitated by Mackillop Family Services, our supported playgroup are for families with young children from diverse backgrounds who meet weekly for social interaction and fun, providing opportunities to learn through play. Includes a morning fruit snack. Everyone welcome, no pre registrations required.

Day

Time

Term 4 2019

Cost

Thursdays

10am - 12pm

10 October - 12 December

Free

 

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