Chinese New Year Celebrations
Our Hastings Kindergarten has recently celebrated Chinese New Year. It was so much fun learning about how they celebrate, the games they play and the food they eat.
Healthy Heart Award
We are please to announce that our Hastings Kindergarten has been awarded the Healthy Heart Award by the New Zealand Heart Foundation.
Kindergarten Christmas Concert
Our Kindergarten children from Piccolini Hastings put on such a wonderful Christmas concert for our families. The teachers and children had been working so hard practicing songs and dances for the past few months, and it all paid off! The children all performed so well, and had such a fun time.
Foster Hope Christmas Drive
Each year we here at Piccolini support a charity, and this year we have chosen to help Foster Hope, an organisation thats helps children transition into foster homes. It's a tough time of year at the moment for children that need to go into foster care, so we are helping...
Highland Dancers Visit
We recently had the privilege of having our very own Highland dancing performance for the children. The children were absolutely amazed at this new and wondrous experience. Our performers were Angus Wilton (piper) Sophia Wilton (blue kilt) Emily Andersen (pink kilt).
New centre opens for Havelock North
We are excited that our new centre is now open! It is located right next door to our previous Havelock North centres. This new centre is a state-of-the-art boutique centre, oozing with character. The fully refurbished and extended historical home located at 108 Te Mata Road has become the new...
Transition to School
Our Transition to School group is a special time to focus on those skills specific to school - gaining the correct pencil grip, developing early literacy and numeracy skills etc. We have had very good feedback from the local schools regarding our Piccolini graduates, and work closely with them to ensure...