Tag Archives: Mothers’ Day

Four reasons why it’s important to commemorate special occasions

Since the beginning of creation, commemorating special occasions has been an important part of our history. The Bible is full of feast days, harvest festivities and special celebrations. It’s also an important part of modern day culture as we’ve seen by all the recent public holidays. On Tuesday 7 May, we celebrated the official opening
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P and F Mother’s Day Stall

It’s never to early to begin planning for Mother’s Day. Now is the time to line up lots of jobs for pocket money and encourage your children to begin saving for this fantastic store. Every year, there is a beautiful range of thoughtful gifts and the prices begin at $1 and are capped at $6.
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Reflections on Mother’s Day last weekend

It’s late Sunday morning 13 May and as I sit here writing this email I can hear the families in the street playing cricket with their dads and I am wondering if maybe this is to give the mums a special extended blessing today on Mother’s Day. This afternoon I too will join with my
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Prep Mothers’ Night

On Tuesday night the Prep Mums were treated to a special evening at the College. The preps brought their Mums to their classroom for some craft activities and games. Then later all the Preps went to the OLA to share some food together. It was a wonderful evening where our Preppies were able to bless
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P and F News 4 May 2018

P and F Disco: Oh, what a night!  P and F’s first Disco of the year was a roaring success. Thanks to everyone who brought along their children for a fun and safe night of dancing. A big thank you also to our wonderful volunteers without whom this night would not be able to happen. Lynelle
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P and F Mother’s Day Stall: Help Wanted

MOTHER’S DAY STALL THURSDAY 11TH MAY GCC Mother’s Day stall is coming up on Thursday 11th May and the P and F could really use your help in the following ways: Do you have any items you’d like to donate that could be used as gifts, to go with/add to gifts, to package/present gifts – no
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Primary News 6 May 2016

With Mothers’ Day this weekend there have been a number of class activities and items during the week which focussed on “Our Mums”. In preparing for Wednesday’s Prep – Year 2 Chassembly I read a number of articles about Motherhood.  How can one simple word encompass such a wealth of feeling?  For me personally, the
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Magnificent Mothers’ Night

It is a highlight of our year in Prep to welcome our beautiful mums to Prep for some one-on-one time with their precious Preppie, experiencing many of the activities we have fun doing in our classes. From 6.30pm on Tuesday 3 May, we played, created, sang, danced, chatted and indulged in the delicious supper the
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P and F News 6 May 2016

Hello GCC families! What a term it’s been for the P and F, and it’s only Week 4! Since the last newsletter we’ve had the Primary Disco, Good Guys & Girl Power, distribution of Entertainment Books and the Mothers’ Day Stall!  Thanks to all who contributed to the success of each project. Entertainment Books are
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Prep Mothers’ Night

God gave our children in Prep such special mums. We wanted to have them know how much they are appreciated, so what better way than to have a night of fun in Prep together in our classrooms.  We all enjoyed playing, dancing, singing, crafting and a delicious supper with awesome mums. We wanted them to
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