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Bubble Wrap Fun

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Entertainment School Holiday Activities, Gisborne City (4010) 4010

If you need some fun at your next party or event Bubble Wrap Fun have you covered. We have 11 Bouncy Castles, 1 Backyard cinema and a selection of bubble balls to choose from. Our Castle now include... - 22m Obstacle Course with a 5m High Slide - 6m High Water Slide - Velcro Wall (great for Gala and fundraisers) - An awesome range of fun colourful kids castles - A Stunning Classy Castle (All White) So if you want some stress free entertainment at your next event or party give us a call ...

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HORSE HAVEN

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Horse Riding Schools, Katikati (3129) 3129

Horse Haven Riding Academy: Dedicated to the teaching and sharing the love of horses to all ages in the community since 2001. # Coaching # Learn to ride #Horsemanship Clinics #Facility Hire # Pony Stud. We love to help young people who love horses develop greater confidence, understanding and knowledge about horses, to teach them new skills with horsemanship, horse riding and handling and also much of the aspects of the care of the horse. These new skills they will take with them into their everyday ...

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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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The Bee Hive

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Early Learning Education Centres, Ranui (0612) 0612

We are a boutique childcare center situated in a semi-rural area, opposite a reserve and pony club with a bush backdrop. All our teachers are qualified and registered. We cater for two to five year olds. First month of enrolment- no fees 2nd month 50% off fees. Close to schools.

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Soccer Coaches & Instructors, St Heliers (1072) 1072

Would your child like to become more confident on the football in games? Would you like your young child to start learning proper football technique from a young age? Would your teenager like to get better at football and participate in Academy level programmes? Coerver Coaching can help with any of the above scenarios and more! Coerver Coaching is recognised the Worlds No.1 Soccer Skills Teaching Method. We are a global football program that is inspired by the teachings of Wiel Coerver. ...

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Hawkes Bay Youth Theatre

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Drama Classes & Lessons, Hastings (4122) 4122

Hawkes Bay Youth Theatre offers theatre classes for young people aged from 11 to 16 years of age (years 6/7/8 to year 11). Classes focus on confidence, storytelling, character and performance. Periodically, Hawkes Bay Youth Theatre offers open workshops for all young people to attend, whether or not they are affiliated with the company. All classes have at least one performance opportunity each year. The senior company often perform at arts festivals, as well as tour nationally and internationally. ...

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Horse Riding Classes & Lessons, Lincoln (7608) 7608

Do you want your kids to enjoy a rural activity? Do you want to build your child's self-esteem and do this by developing their confidence around horses and/or ponies? Do you want them to learn life skills not just how to ride a horse? Do you want them to have a special friend who can be with them unconditionally, literally with no strings attached? At Abi's Natural Horsemanship we can help you feel safer around horses and ponies both on the ground and in the saddle. Learn how to communicate ...

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Pre School Dance, Te Atatu South (0610) 0610

Award-winning babyballet is New Zealand's favourite dance school for boys and girls from 6 months to 6 years. Pre-school dance and music-to-movement ballet classes. With a real focus on learning through play, the unique babyballet syllabus offers four key stages of ballet and tap classes where every child can build their confidence and social skills, learning manners, discipline and respect while developing their basic ballet technique, coordination, musicality, balance, posture and rhythm. All ...

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Little Lions Karate

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Karate Clubs, Blockhouse Bay (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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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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Quad Bike, Greymouth City (7805) 7805

Off-roading in the Heart of New Zealand's 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. No need to worry about keeping clean as well ...

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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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Pform.nz

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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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Waimak River Horse Treks

It was great experience of riding horse for whole family. My son loves it as a 12 years birthday activity. Love the time we spent with these retired racing hors...

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Young at Art Studio

Joyce's classes are so inspirational. My daughter is loving them, they're the best thing in her week, she would live to go every day if she could. And she's im...

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 ...

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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PUNISHMENT VS DISCIPLINE – WHICH IS BEST TO DEVELOP GOOD BEHAVIOUR?

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.

PRIMARY SCHOOL SELF DEFENCE LESSONS

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.

9 STRATEGIES TO BE PREPARED FOR BULLIES

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.

MARTIAL ARTS IMPROVE YOUR ATTENTION SPAN

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.

5 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR KID(S) TRY MARTIAL ARTS

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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