The national IPAC/Deloitte Public Sector Leadership Awards program recognizes organizations that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and have dared to take their organizations in a new direction in the pursuit of better outcomes. Our childcare program won gold as part of the partnership team at Kensington Prairie Community Centre, reflecting the importance of innovation, strategic thinking, trust, team building and effective partnerships.
The Parent Child Mother Goose program is a group experience for parents and their young children that focuses on the pleasure and power of using rhymes, songs and stories together, nurturing the bond that is growing between the parent and child. The early spring session runs February 21-April 11 (no classes during spring break March 21/28) and the spring session runs April 18 - May 23. Please register above.
In this issue .... Greek Celebration, Alex House Gold! All the Dirt on Gardening, Alexandra Festival, Mother Goose, Global Read Aloud Day, Spring Break Play Away Day Camps, Letter from the ED and lots more!
Whether you get excited each year for Valentine's Day, or would rather just ignore it completely, it’s important that a day is earmarked for us to officially celebrate love. And not just romantic love; but the universal, enduring, spirit-lifting love that is the glue across all of our relationships. Call it spirit, call it tenderness, call it compassion – whatever you want to call it, we all have it. It’s just a matter of how we choose to use it. Happy Valentines Day!
Hello Alex House Community: Please share your passions and interests with the City of Surrey to support the development of the 1st Ever Community Summit: 'Connecting People & Neighbourhoods'. This is a simple and quick evaluation where you can choose your top 5 topics of interest for building community.
February 11 is a new stat holiday, a day meant to strengthen family ties and appreciate the people closest to us. The Alex House office will be closed on Monday Feb 10 for Family Day, and will reopen Tuesday at 9am.