Mumps Outbreak in Manitoba

Discovery received a letter from the Province of Manitoba, Early Learning and Child Care regarding the mumps outbreak in Manitoba.  In recent weeks the spread of mumps has been seen in pre-school and school-aged populations throughout Manitoba.  We encourage parents and guardians to be aware of how to recognize the symptoms of...

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Is Your Child Ready For School?

We know that early childhood education plays a key role in getting your children ready for school. It helps develop some of the qualities they need to make the most of their school years such as language, social skills, emotional maturity, physical health, and the ability to express ideas. Children...

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Tabs for Harley – Update

Several parents have recently dropped by to see how we are doing with raising funds for Harley’s next wheel-chair.  Here is what I found out from Harley’s dad.  He has been able to do 5 drops of tabs to the recycling company.  Each drop brings about $400.  This means they...

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Car Break-in on Hampton St.

On December 13 between 4:45 – 5:00 pm a parent’s car, parked on Hampton Street was broken into and the thieves stole a purse which had been left inside.  It has been some years but, we have had experience with thieves targeting Child Care Centres.  They wait in hiding and watch...

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Christmas Giving – The Discovery Way!

One of the wonderful traditions for Discovery is reaching out to others who find themselves in a place of need around Christmas time.  Like last year we have two wonderful options for you to consider giving to: A uniquely Discovery option coming out of our Christian Preschool room is donating...

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Poll Shows Huge Public Support for Child Care in Manitoba

Following a wonderful response from parents in Manitoba (a special thanks to all Discovery parents who filled out the survey), Probe research is reporting the following findings: 75% agree a universal child care system, where every child who needs a space gets one, ought to be a priority of the...

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The Winnipeg Foundation -Great Discovery Partners

As a part of our agreement with The Winnipeg Foundation we have added their logo on the front page of our website.  In all honesty The Winnipeg Foundation have been amongst the most reliable and long term funding partners that Discovery Centre has enjoyed.  Recently they have contributed $15,000 towards our...

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