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4 September, 2019
P&Cs need to know...

It's fete season

There's a lot of fundraising activity in our parent associations at this time of the year, so it's a great time to check out our fundraising ideas, resources and links. There's info on fundraising regulations, risk management, promoting your big event, and even tips on making your events low-waste, as well as links to a pile of resources and templates to reduce your workload.

Council happenings...

Upcoming events

  • Executive Meeting, Tuesday 10 September (Week 7), 7pm start
  • Early Learning Committee meeting, Wednesday 11 September (Week 7), 7pm. Maitland house, 100 Maitland Street, Hackett
  • Audit/Financial Review Workshop, Thursday 12 September (Week 8), 7-9pm,  51 Fremantle Drive, Stirling.
  • Transition to School Forum  - tips for parents from experts for a smooth transition - Tuesday 17 September (Week 9), 7- 8.30pm, 51 Fremantle Drive, Stirling.
You might be interested...

P&C Business Manager wanted

Caroline Chisholm School P&C is looking for a part time employee to take care of HR and financial aspects of their P&C, canteen and uniform shop up to 10 hours a week. Details here.

Parenting tips

ABC's new PodCast series Parental As Anything may have the answers to today's big parenting questions. How much screen time? How to talk about sex? What to do when your kid throws a tantrum? Presented by author and educator Maggie Dent and speaking with experts from around the world, there are tips and practical solutions to parenting challenges.

Parent-Teacher partnerships

Our friends at APFACTS have organised an interactive presentation from experienced educator Andrew Oberthur to help parents learn the right questions to ask their child’s teacher in order to build a culture of Trust, Collaboration and Enquiry. It's at Canberra Grammar on Tuesday evening, September 24. There is a cost.

Internet safety - competition

What's Your Story is a poster competition for kids aged 8 -12 years. Simply design and submit a poster on the theme 'How can I be a good digital citizen?' and get your friends and community to like it and you could win cash prizes for you And your school! Closes 3 Nov.
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