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Little Lions Karate

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Karate Clubs, Avondale (0600) 0600

Little Lions is founded by Shihan Syed Mohiuddin who is the Founder and Chief Instructor of Lion Budokan Karate International, NZ. Little Lions are our younger students from 5 to 7 years of age. Their sessions are fun-filled martial arts classes, where they learn karate fundamentals while focusing on other essential life skills. Some of the skills we develop during our broad curriculum are Focus, Discipline, Balance, Ability to listen and communicate, Following instructions and more. To ...

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Enigma Escape Rooms

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Indoor Play Centers, Napier South (4110) 4110

Are you willing to experience a new exciting form of entertainment? Ready to think outside the square testing your mind and patience? Mysteries, puzzles, locks, magic tricks are just a few elements you will find in our innovative, narrative driven stories at Enigma Escape Rooms. A great place for different celebrations: For private ones like birthdays, anniversaries, family reunions, hen or bachelorette parties. Moreover, for corporate functions on site like team buildings or challenges and also ...

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babyballet Papatoetoe

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Pre School Dance, Papatoetoe (2024) 2024

Our babyballet dance classes give every child from 6 months to 6 years the chance to dance and have fun! By learning through play, our qualified and welcoming teachers give toddlers, preschoolers & young children the chance to dance in their own unique way, having fun and making friends along the way, making this the perfect activity choice. Our award winning dance programme and syllabus has been carefully designed by leading international preschool dance and ballet experts. Our dance classes ...

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Yaels Guitar Lessons

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Extra Curricular, Epsom (1023) 1023

YAELS GUITAR LESSONS FOR KIDS We offer fun, one-on-one, in-home tailored guitar lessons for kids. They can learn at their own pace, with music of their own taste. We have enthusiastic tutors in the Auckland area who will teach your kids how to play, sing and even write their own songs. They can learn with a friend, a sibling or on their own, and have a hobby where they can express themselves all from the comforts of your own home. We have been teaching in-home guitar lessons for over 15 years ...

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Long Day Care, East Tamaki (2013) 2013

We are a "Home away from Home" childcare centre based in East Tamaki offering FREE CHILDCARE for up to 40 hours per week: Ages 0-3 years: Two Years Free Childcare Ages 3-6 years: One Year Free Childcare We know that times are tough because of covid-19 and we understand that parents need care for their children so, we are here to help! We have limited spaces so call now or call in and see us. We are open from 6.30am until 6.00pm, Monday to Friday.

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Piano Classes & Lessons, Stonefields (1072) 1072

20 Years of Experience ATCL qualified Piano & Singing Teacher. I offer ABRSM & Trinity College of London Music and send them for Exams.I also offer NZ Modern School of Music. I have a huge repertoire of Children's Music and offer concerts twice a year. Teach from years Five onwards from Mon-Sat. from 10.00am and Sundays from 2pm. My Home Studio is at 2 Flint Way Stonefields, Auckland 1072. ( very close to St. Johns, Meadowbank, Remuera, Panmure, Glendowie & St Heliers, Glen Innes, Mission ...

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Karate Clubs, Parklands (8083) 8083

2020/21 Winner of the New Zealand Prestige Awards for Martial Arts club of the year. We provide kids, youths and adults karate classes focused on close combat street smart systems. If your goals are to learn ways to protect you and your loved ones in todays world, you have come to the right place. If your goal is to get fit and improve your strength and stamina, you have come to the right place. If you want a fun learning environment you and your kids then you are in the right place. Shizoku ...

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Party Kingdom

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Party Entertainment, Stanmore Bay (0932) 0932

Are you looking for an amazing birthday party experience for your little one? Prepare the kids for Party Kingdom - a magical land of fun and excitement where they can run and explore the huge pirate playground, leap like crazy on the bouncy castle and lots lots more. We have four incredible, themed, private party rooms available to hire 7 days-a-week, including the very special secret garden! We have lots of cool party packages for groups from 10-50 children available, from DIY to sit back ...

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Face Painting, Palmerston North City (4410) 4410

I am the facepainter for feral facepainting and body art with over 8 years exsperience in this industry using only the best in cosmetic grade facepaint, powders and glitters. Creating quality, fun individual designs to suit your special event. Feel free to discuss your ideas so together we create that WOW!! factor .

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Quad Bike, Greymouth City (7805) 7805

Off-roading in the Heart of New Zealands Native Rainforest. Have you ever wondered what the heart of the rainforest looks like, off the beaten track? We have spent 20 years creating off-road paradise through our privately owned native rainforest. We have carved trails through our forest, carefully retaining the natural character of the area. You will see huge trees, gorgeous views of the river valley, ferns and mosses that line the tracks. But the best part is the mud and water which naturally ...

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Tours, Devonport (0624) 0624

Magic Broomstick Tours provide a variety of Segway Experiences in Devonport. We have FUN Segway Games ideal for Birthday parties or perhaps Team Building for your staff. We have a short FUN Family ride for Parents and Children from 10 years old or a little longer gives you a Taste of the awesome sensation of gliding up hills and of course down the other side. . For those of you over 13 years old who would like to have a longer more exciting ride we have tours that go to the Summit of our volcanic ...

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Hip Hop Dancing Classes & Lessons, Silverdale (0932) 0932

At Dance Dimensions we specialize in Hip Hop and Lyrical/Contemporary, we are not an exam based dance studio but our classes have a great balance of structure, technique and fun. Our main focus is choreography and performance and we offer classes for all ages and abilities. If you have always wanted to give dance a go, now is your chance, no experience needed, just the courage to come and visit us. We also offer the following: Pre-school Teenie Bopper Classes - 2.5-4.5yrs (These are very ...

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Performing Arts Schools, Rotorua (3010) 3010

Welcome to Lakes Performing Arts Centre. Lakes Performing Arts is a new company in Rotorua filled with passion and talent. We are a team dedicated to providing performing arts opportunities. Lakes Performing Arts Centre offers a range of services within Dance, Drama, Music and Singing through schools and after school activities. We are able to provide lessons and workshops on all styles of dance by experienced professional performers, choreographers and teachers. We work together with schools ...

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Jyoshinmon New Lynn

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Karate Clubs, New Lynn (0600) 0600

Jyoshinmon Shorin-Ryu has been active in New Zealand since 1971 and since that time it has expanded with three Dojos throughout Auckland. Our club has produced winning competitors in national tournaments and international championships where they have represented New Zealand. The style of Jyoshinmon Shorin-Ryu was created by Soke Hoshu Ikeda in 1969 and is based heavily on the teachings of one of the old master, Kyan Chotoku. In 2012, Soke Hoshu Ikeda formally transitioned leadership of International ...

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Drama Classes & Lessons, Albany (0632) 0632

We run four 9-week terms during the year. You can choose our after school classes in DANCE | SING | ACT, PFORM DRAMA, PFORM DANCE, MUSICAL THEATRE and PFORM BALLET. We also run classes from schools during the school day which are a dream for busy parents. We train children, teens and all of our Pformers get a fabulous, big show experience at the end of each year. Term 1 and Term 2: These two terms run separately and you can book each term separately. Terms 1 and 2 are so beneficial in terms ...

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Jazz Dancing Classes & Lessons, Churton Park (6037) 6037

Leaping Lizards School of Dance offers dance classes for children in Jazz, Funk, Contemporary, Salsa and Tricks n Lifts. Jazz, Tap and Contemporary classes are also available for adults. We also offer fitness classes in Circuit Training, Pilates and Zumba Fitness. Three great easy-to-reach locations: Amesbury hall, Churton Park, Whitireia Performance Centre, Vivian Street, Wellington City, Northland Community Centre, Northland.

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Attitude Archery

My wife and I took up archery in March 2021. Linda & Mike at Attitude Archery provide the best customer service, and "attitude", we have ever experienced. The...

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Cherry The Clown and Magician

Thank you for the fun, entertaining afternoon. Kids and adults had a lovely time with lots of laughter and excitement. This was for a combined bday for my kids-...

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Bouncing Castles Christchurch

Had really good day the kids loved the castle they got customer service was really great so happy with it all

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Main Course and KidzKitchen CookZone

The chefs were nice and very helpful. They showed you how to cook while making it a fun, enjoyable learning experience. Definitely value for money, will be retu...

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North Shore Dance Centre

My daughter has been doing Lyrical (jazz ballet) for a number of years. She has grown in grace & confidence and loved doing this style of dance in addition to h...

Mataliki Tokelauan Preschool

Beautiful staff, beautiful setting, sincere & genuine care shown to all our babies.

Kung Fu Academy New Zealand

This is the best martial arts club out there. I have trained with the Kung Fu Academy for over 10 years and it has gone from strength to strength. It really is ...

Young at Art Studio

We booked a 2hr group art class for our daughter's 8th birthday and the girls all LOVED it! A bit anxious to start at first, the girls all stared at their rough...

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Abi's Natural Horsemanship and Riding School

Our daughter loved the lessons she took with Abi and her team. The horses nature was matched to my daughters style. We would highly recommend.

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On Yer Bike Adventures Ltd

Went here with my siblings who are all under 15, they all loved it, really good friendly service and a lot of fun on the bikes. Highly recommend.

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When your child makes the same poor behaviour choices again and again it can be very frustrating for you as a parent. However, the better we respond the better the results we can expect. The better we respond and reinforce good behaviour skills, the better the results we will see in our youth’s decision.


People do not react in a certain way unless they have had practice. Practice verbal de-escalation and ways to create or close the distance between a would-be attacker. Or better yet enroll your child in a bullyproof or martial arts program to learn all the skills they need as well as grow in confidence and self-esteem.


Bullies like isolation. They look to isolate the weak from the pack so if your child stays with their friends and knows the best places to go in groups they lower the chances of being bullied. What if they don’t have a group of friends to hang out with? Work with them to develop friendships. Even one friend can go a long way to preventing bullying.


A new study shows that Martial Arts has positive benefits for improving your attention span and alertness. Something in today’s ‘no patience’ society is sorely needed. A large part of Martial Arts training is developing your mental acuity as well as your physical strength.


One of our many jobs as a parent is to push and challenge our children to experience new and sometimes scary situations so they can grow and develop essential life skills.

Karate for teenagers

The benefits of karate for people of all ages are well documented. Beyond just good fitness it gives you valuable self-defence skills, challenges the mind and gives a great sense of life balance. This article includes five clear reasons why Karate may be a great activity to get involved in.

Creating a stimulating learning environment for private music lessons

As a private music teacher with a waiting-room area for students, I set out to make it a welcome place where some undirected learning could happen. Have a look at these tips for how you can create a stimulating learning environment for your private music lessons.

How to avoid kids' birthday party pressure

With the rising popularity of Pinterest, today’s parents are under more pressure to create the ‘perfect’ party for their child’s birthday than previous generations of mums and dads. Sure, our parents had books of party ideas and our Grandmothers the Ladies Home Journal, but advice on how to throw a memorable child’s party has truly reached new heights with the advent of Pinterest, Google image search and niche parenting blogs.

The Importance of Creative Arts for Children and Teens

Teaching children about art is a good idea. It's been proven that early exposure to visual art, music, or drama promotes activity in the brain. Creating art is a fine way for children to make choices and solve problems. Every step involves making a decision: what colour to use, how to make a line, what size something should be. With every choice the object becomes more and more their own.

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