christmas preview evening
join us on thursday 10th november from 6pm tilll 9pm for our christmas preview; a great opportunity to snap up some great christmas gifts, handmade jewellery, baby gifts, quilts etc. we will also be taking orders for
personalised christmas stockings/santa sacks and of course our ever popular bunting!
this year, due to the large number of donations (thank you all) we will have a special large toy sale and half price clothes sale downstairs in our ‘community room’ and some great bargains on our nearly new clothes, toys and party wear
£1 includes entry into raffle and refreshments
sunshine kidz sponsored toddle
on wednesday 2nd november, ten mothers and toddlers/babies from our sunshine kidz parent and toddler group took part in a 5 mile trip around bathgate to raise funds towards new flooring for the ‘community room’ within kidzeco and they managed to raise a fantastic £400. well done everyone who took part. sunshine kiz runs from 10am till 12 noon every wednesday from the kidzeco community room.
halloween fundraising family party
a huge thank you to everyone who came along to our halloween party on friday 28th october. there was a great turnout and both kids and adults had a great night. sharon was great at organising the games and billy (retroheaven discos) kept the music playing. stina sparkles was at hand for those wanting their faces painted or glitter tattoos. thank you all. xx
we have had an overwhelming response to our ‘kidz parties’ with bookings now in for 2012 already!! if you haven’t had a look at our ‘party room’ then pop in and ask for a wee tour. download our pic n mix party leaflet for further information and prices.
fun with fabric classes
due to a poor response to our summer programme, we have decided to arrange classes as and when there is enough interest. the classes we are hoping to run between now and december are:
machine sewing classes
learn to use your sewing machine with glynne blaik
make a simple patchwork baby quilt with glynne blaik
jewellery making classes
jazzy jewellery with elizabeth anne
intermediate jewellery making with elizabeth anne
memory wire necklace with margaret forsythe
knit a beaded bracelet with elizabeth anne
card making with aileen pittuck
crazy patchwork with anne cowe
flower hair band with margaret forsythe
if you would like to register your interest, or find out some more please contact kidzeco on 01506 815534. if there is a class you would like us to run that is not on the list then please let us know.
mums back to driving
a local driving instructor, and supporter of kidzeco, matthew mcghie, has come up with a series of lessons aimed at getting mum’s back to driving again! giving you confidence in knowing you will be helped by a fully qualified and approved instructor in a dual controlled car, matt has tailored courses to suit individual driving needs and experience. the courses are open to both provisional and full licence holders.
introduction lesson (2 hours) for a special price of £35 (normally £48).
various packages available. contact matt on 07831477188 to find out more.
donation to kenya
in may 2011 kidzeco were approached by local fundraisers who were raising money for the kosele community in kenya. we were happy to donate clothes, shoes etc. and will continue to support this great cause in the future. the picture shows vernon who benefitted from the kidzeco donation. more information on the fundraising can be found at hope and kindness