Child Care Survey – We Need Your Participation!

Our local Child Care Association is embarking on a very important project to help gather information that will be shared with government officials and hopefully help develop a more responsive child care system for the parents of Manitoba.  This is your chance to help shape the future of Child Care in...

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Update on Community Alert

BRAVO to all of you who read our post yesterday and have been coming forth with additional information.  It is great to know that we can all come together and keep St. James the wonderful safe community that it really is.  It appears like the worrisome behaviour that we reported yesterday was...

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COMMUNITY ALERT

A friend of a staff (person X) reported that she witnessed a concerning incident on the corner of Silver and Berry. Yesterday (August 22, 2016) at approximately 3:30 pm as person X was walking in front of the Massage College (across the street from Stevenson School) she saw two young...

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A Fond Farewell To Ms. Keith Arigo

Next Monday, August 22, 2016 will be Ms. Keith Arigo’s last day at Discovery. I remember when we first hired Ms. Arigo in June 2013. When she arrived for her interview I thought that there was a mistake because I was expecting to be meeting with a male staff (it...

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Brick Layer Needed

We have discontinued the use of two older window style air-conditioners. They had been mounded in a holes cut into the brick walls of the building.  We now need someone to come and re-brick these two holes in the walls prior to winter being upon us.  If you know of...

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Parking Lot Lines To Be Painted – today!

We have just been informed that the parking lot lines for the back lane parking lot will be painted today around 5:00 pm.  Please use the front entrance for your child pick-up duties tonight.  We hope to have it all open again tomorrow.  Thanks for your co-operation.

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“All Charities Campaign” gives $1,537 to DCC

At a recent charity event Discovery was presented with a cheque for $1,537 dollars from the “All Charities Campaign”.  This amazing organization collects donations through cash and payroll deductions from employees of the Government of Manitoba and affiliated employer groups.  As a registered Private Foundation employees are allowed to donate...

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Shelter In Place Tornado Drill

Today was Discovery’s shelter in place tornado drill. Once a year we practice where to go in case there is a tornado. The entire Centre gathers in a designated safe area. We discuss with the children  about what would happen if a tornado was to occur. If you have questions feel free to ask one...

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