Children’s Week celebrates the right of children to enjoy childhood. It showcases children’s achievements while providing educational experiences for them and their families. This year’s theme is ‘Children have the right to relax, play and take part in activities they enjoy’ and is based on Article 31 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).
Monday 23rd October
4pm - 5pm
African Drumming activity in collaboration with African Beats! With over 15 years experience, our African Master Drummer is an expert at keeping children entertained, through the use of age-appropriate games, stories and rhythm activities. This is a 50-minute high energy and interactive show, where every child gets a turn on the drums.
Aimed at children aged 6 to 12 years.
Tuesday 24th October
9.30am - 11.30am
A magical journey with Victoria’s best fairy, Fairy Deb! Includes music, rhythm, humour, role playing, storytelling, props, instruments and crafts, in an action packed sessions that will leave your children asking for more!
Aimed at children under 5 years.
Flying Bookworm Theatre Company
Thursday 26th October
3.50pm - 4.50pm
It’s not the actors in the Flying Bookworm Theatre Company who are the stars of the show... it’s you! Join us for an exciting & crazy interactive theatrical performance, with poems, songs and performances from a variety of famous literary texts.
Aimed at children aged 6-12 years
Friday 27th October
10am - 11am
Come on the craziest adventure ever as Charlie SillyPants and his cheeky teddy bear Russ use their magic to surf silly waves, dodge flying nappies’ and encounter silly character’s like “Mr Invisible”. With lots of magic tricks, rocking music and a lot of silliness, a Charlie SillyPants adventure will have kids laughing their nostrils off for weeks on end!
Aimed at children aged 3-5.
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These Children’s Week activities are presented by Aspendale Gardens Community Service Inc in partnership with the Victorian Government and City of Kingston.