STAFF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY APRIL 22, 2019

Discovery Children’s Centre will be closed on Monday, April 22, 2019 for staff professional development. This year the staff will be spending the day learning more about children’s mental health. Several staff will also be sharing information from workshops they attended on a variety of other topics; including feedback from...

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To Continue Receiving Messages Through REMIND

A couple of weeks ago we were notified that the REMIND app would be discontinued. The staff at Discovery have come to rely on the app to get messages out to parents, either by texts or email. After researching different options we were informed today that the app will still...

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Back Entrance Parking Changes!

To improve safety for children, parents and drivers we asking parents to park only in the stalls along the chain link fence if using the back lane as your access point to the Centre. Please refrain from parking in the stalls that are against our building, even at the end...

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Christmas Cheer Board Donations Now Welcome

In the spirit of Christmas tradition, the Board of Discovery Children’s Centre will, once again, be accepting food donations and unwrapped gifts for a Christmas hamper.  A collection box (wrapped in Christmas paper) will be located across the hall from the main office. Please feel free to drop canned goods,...

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Woodchips Found In Child’s Boot

  December temperatures require your child to wear boots during outside play. The safety surface (wood chips) is not yet covered in snow. Please check inside your child’s boots periodically for woodchips. If your child is complaining about his/her foot hurting, have them look inside to ensure something has not...

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Variety, the Children’s Charity of Manitoba And Discovery Children’s Centre Partner To Provide Speech & Language Pathology Services

This year Discovery Children’s Centre has teamed with Variety, the Children’s Charity of Manitoba to provide Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) services to preschool aged children. Louise Stuart (SLP from the St. James-Assiniboia School Division) has been hired to work closely with both staff and children at the Centre. As a part...

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Nutrition At Discovery

A few years ago, Discovery’s Board and a number of staff spent a couple of days developing a five year Strategic Plan. In working through this strategic plan, the group agreed one of the important goals to work towards is to enhance the quality of nutrition and health of children...

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Fall Cash Raffle a Big Success!

  We are ever so thankful to all the families who so diligently participated in our Fall Fundraiser.  We exceeded our goal of $5500 which goes a long way in keeping our Centre well supplies with the supplies necessary to do our work. Congratulations to all the winners both the...

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