Our week long calendar of events will include a variety of children’s activities with specific focus on movement through song and dance, arts through literature and craft as well as allowing children to use their imagination through story time. 2018 East Pilbara Children’s Week will begin with Funky Movement on Tuesday 23rd October, based at Newman Recreation Centre. Funky Movement is a fun and interactive program promoting healthy growth and development in children from ages 18 months to 5 year olds. Newman Youth Centre Open Day will take place on Thursday 25th October and will welcome children from 7-10 years. Various arts and craft activities will be set up giving the children a chance to get a taste of what it is like to attend the Youth Centre during their adolescent years. Storytime in the Square on Friday 26th October will focus on children aged 3-5 years and will include stories that involves discussion, laughter, imagination and children’s contribution. Our finale event will have a real family focus with Children’s Week Movie in Newman Town Square on Saturday 27th October. A poll will be placed on facebook and at various facilities around town to encourage children to vote on the movie they most want to see. Our events will finish with a healthy morning tea or lunch for the children and their families.
‘Supported by the Department of Communities, Lotterywest, Healthway and Meerilinga‘